Chiddingfold, is regarded as one of the most desirable and prettiest villages in Surrey renowned for its accessibility to Central London, yet offering some of the most beautiful countryside in England; with easy access to London to the North and equally to the South Coast via the A3.
A fast train service into London Waterloo runs from Witley (about 3.8 miles away) taking around 55 minutes. The property is well located for easy access to Heathrow and Gatwick, together with private facilities at Farnborough and Fairoaks. There is excellent schooling in the area, including Charterhouse, Bedales, Priorsfield, Cranleigh, St Catherine's at Bramley, Guildford High School, Tormead, The Royal Grammar School, St Edward's at Witley, Aldro and St Hilary's. Golf is at Petworth Downs, Wildwood Golf and Country Club, Liphook, Cowdray and the West Sussex Golf Club at Pulborough. Horse racing is at Goodwood, polo at Cowdray Park, Hurtwood Park, Smiths Lawn and Guards. The surrounding area is also renowned for its network of bridleways and footpaths and offers many opportunities for country pursuits
Chiddingfold has excellent amenities including 2 renowned pubs, 2 shops, a coffee shop, butcher, Boots pharmacy, 3 churches, vets, medical centre, post office and primary school. Haslemere, Godalming, Cranleigh and Petworth are all close by offering good local facilities both for shopping and dining. More comprehensive shopping and dining can be found in Guildford, which is only 12 miles away.
Redwood Place is a very attractive Grade II listed period home dating from the 16th century with later additions. The property has been extensively improved and modernised and now offers extremely comfortable modern living within the charm and character of an exemplary tile hung house. The property is constructed of brick, with attractive leaded light windows and extensive tile hung elevations under a tile roof. The house is approached through electric gates along an impressive tree lined driveway snaking through the paddocks offering an exceptional approach.
The entrance hall opens onto the sitting room, a lovely characterful room with dual aspect windows, a galleried landing and a substantial feature inglenook fireplace with large woodburning stove. The atmospheric dining room enjoys views to the garden whilst the piece de resistance is the double height and oak panelled drawing room with its imposing Minster stone fireplace and dual aspect, overlooking the gardens and a terrace leading down to the tennis court. Adjacent to the drawing room is the rear hall and study both fitted with bespoke bookshelves.
A separate access from the rear of the property and staircase leads to a bedroom and ensuite bathroom ideal for a self-contained annexe if required. The sitting room also leads to a fabulous bespoke kitchen with an open plan family room and breakfast area. The hand painted cabinetry is topped with granite work surfaces, central island and integrated appliances, 4 oven Aga, ceramic hob, Neff oven, underfloor heating and limestone flooring. This room is flooded with light and overlooks the formal gardens to the front with access to and views of the swimming pool to the rear. Leading off the kitchen is the utility room with separate access to outside.
To the first floor there are 5 bedrooms, with an excellent principal suite which incorporates a dressing room with bespoke oak wardrobes, luxuriously appointed ensuite bathroom and a characterful bedroom with original period features and a superb dual aspect overlooking the tennis court, gardens and woodland.
The 4 further bedrooms on this floor with 2 bathrooms (1 ensuite) lead off a galleried landing.
Gardens and Grounds
The stunning gardens surround the house on all sides with expansive areas of lawn planted borders, shrubbery and trees. There is also a mature pond with feature fountain. Flagstone pathways and stone walling surround the extensive terrace, facing south. There are far reaching views over the lawns and railed paddocks beyond.
The large heated outdoor swimming pool is surrounded by further terracing adjacent to which is a pool house with fully equipped gym, shower/changing room and plant room. The pool house has permitted ancillary residential use and with its underfloor heating and connectivity could easily be used as a home office or further guest accommodation. The tennis court is overlooked by a large pavilion/games room.
From the road a further entrance leads through electric gates to an additional large gravelled parking area screened from the rear of the property by attractive hedging. The double car barn, gardener's store and dog kennel are located here.
There are no public rights of way over any part of the property.
Redwood Place benefits from superfast fibre to premises broadband.
The property benefits from two fenced paddocks, the smaller of the two paddocks houses the stable and tack room. Neighbouring woodland provides easy access for hacking