A substantial detached family house in a sought after location within minutes walking distance of Holy Cross Prep and Rokeby Schools and Marymount International School for girls. The property offers 5 suites, games room, drawing room, family room and a large kitchen/breakfast/TV Room.
Originally built circa 1922, this detached family home is situated in an idyllic setting towards the end of this extremely quiet no through road leading into the Coombe Wood Golf Course. The property has been the subject of a major refurbishment and now offers spacious accommodation of 5,189 ft 2 (482 m 2) excluding the double garage, loft storage. The property offers extremely bright accommodation in modern surroundings arranged over three floors with a delightful double aspect over the rear garden and views of the Coombe Wood Golf Course.
Stoke Road, one of the most prestigious roads within the private Coombe Estate lies equidistant between Kingston and Wimbledon town centres. Both have excellent shopping facilities, from department stores housing concessions found in famous West End Streets and specialised boutiques to a wide range of restaurants meeting the palates from across the world. The A3 trunk road offers fast access to central London and both Gatwick and Heathrow airports via the M25 motorway network. The nearest train station at Norbiton is within walking distance, and the 57 bus route runs along nearby Coombe Lane West to Wimbledon from which there are frequent services to Waterloo with its underground links to points throughout the city. The immediate area offers a wide range of recreational facilities including five golf courses, tennis and squash clubs and many leisure centres. The 2,360 acres of Richmond Park, an area of outstanding beauty easily accessed from Kingston Gate and Ladderstile Gate, provide a picturesque setting in which to picnic, go horse riding, jogging or just take a leisurely walk. Theatres at Wimbledon and Richmond are also popular alternatives to the West End. There are numerous excellent local schools for all ages, private, state, and a variety of international educational establishments, many of which being within walking distance.
The property is approached to the end of Stoke Road and is entered through a pair of electronic gates to a sweeping carriage gravelled driveway where there is ample parking in the front garden.
One enters the home through large wooden front door, protected from the elements by a portico, which then leads into a spacious marble tiled reception hall with under floor heating and uninterrupted views from the double glazed French Doors and through the new orangery of the rear garden. The ground floor offers a wonderful arrangement of rooms which would be ideal for entertaining or for those with a large family. The formal double aspect Drawing Room which is approached via two double doors features a raised gas fire and two pairs of French doors which lead out onto the rear decked terrace. In addition there is a spacious new glazed Orangery with electric under floor heating that opens onto to the fabulous kitchen/dining family room with bi-folding doors onto another separate decked terrace thus bringing out door life inside. The kitchen area features a wealth of lacquered fronted wall and base units and granite work surfaces with an integrated stainless steel sink with mixer tap in addition to the breakfast bar island. The integrated stainless steel range of appliances comprises of an oven, microwave and coffee machine, dishwasher and built in fridge and freezer. Off this large open plan area is a substantial utility room with direct access to the front courtyard housing the washing machine, tumble dryer and a wall with built in wall units. To this area is also the gas fired central heating boiler and Mega flow hot water cylinder. The property boasts walnut doors with chrome door fixtures, bespoke designed walnut staircase and walnut bespoke joinery to all the fitted wardrobes to all the five double bedrooms.
The ground floor accommodation also offers a study with a wall of bespoke built in floor to ceiling shelves with uninterrupted views of the Golf Course, a media room, and guest cloakroom.
The five en suite bathrooms or shower rooms are all fully tiled with cantilevered WC’s, wash hand basins with their vanity units, chrome ladder rack heated towel rails, rain showers, shavers sockets, wall mirrors and a Jacuzzi bath to the master suite. The master bedroom also benefits from a walk dressing room and cupboard as does bedroom number three towards the end of the bright and spacious first floor landing enjoying uninterrupted views of the Coombe Wood golf course.
The second floor benefits from a spacious landing which can serve as study area and play area around the galleried stairwell. With a stunning aspect over the front and rear gardens from the dormer windows. From bedroom five, there is access to the deep loft storage which is fully boarded in addition to another store room off the main landing.
In addition to all this wealth of accommodation is a terracotta tiled hobby room/staff room/play room which is accessed only from the rear garden benefitting from an en suite shower room.
The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature border shrubs and bushes with a side gate leading to the side. The garden attracts the morning and afternoon sun and late evening to the rear part.
The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn and will have mature shrubs and bushes planted to the new proposed boundaries which will boarder the garden to two sides with a side gate leading to the new proposed drive which will lead to a rear plot to the right hand side of Stoke House with its own gated access.
AVAILABLE 19th AUGUST 2019
RENT: £11,500 pcm