A beautiful 17th Century farmhouse, with six bedrooms, four bathrooms and beautiful gardens, in an ideal commuter location.
The distinctive and historic property dates back to around 1640. It has substantial living space with landscaped gardens and is just an 18-minute train journey from London Waterloo.
The immaculately presented farmhouse is the oldest standing property in Long Ditton and has been lovingly restored and skilfully extended to exacting standards to provide a superb home ideal for modern day living.
A sweeping gated driveway offers a picturesque entrance and leads to an oak framed triple garage and a courtyard with ample additional parking space. Above the garage a spacious studio makes an ideal workspace or hobby room.
A rose-covered walkway leads to the oldest part of the house with an enclosed porch opening into the charming sitting/dining room with an original inglenook fireplace and exposed beams. The spacious bespoke kitchen/breakfast room with a 4-oven AGA, large island and a dining area opening onto the garden, is a cook’s dream and the heart of the home.
A stunning double height conservatory with a gallery opens off the kitchen and links to the media room and a separate guest bedroom with an en suite. The ground floor also includes a cosy family room with original beams and fireplace, a sizeable study, plus a utility room, boot room, store room and cloakroom.
Upstairs the master suite with dressing room and ‘his & hers’ bathrooms has been beautifully restored to highlight the original timbers and fireplace. There are four more bright and spacious bedrooms and a generous family bathroom. The house is set in established landscaped gardens surrounded by mature trees and shrubs which provide seclusion and privacy.
The Old Farmhouse is one of the most beautiful properties in the Surbiton area, offering a countryside feel whilst only just over a mile from Surbiton station with frequent fast services to Waterloo.
There is an excellent selection of both state and private schools in the area including Shrewsbury House, Surbiton High School, St Andrew’s and St Mark’s, Weston Green and Kingston Grammar.
Read more about this luxury property on page 100 of London Property South Magazine