A sympathetically converted detached residence steeped in history.
Believed to be built in the 1930's, 31 London Road is on the of the original remaining properties in Hindhead. This detached property, formerly a Drapers, Café, and maisonette flat, has now been sympathetically converted into a characterful single residence by the present owners who have lived at the property for the past 32 years. Bypassed by the Hindhead tunnel, the property is in a cul-de-sac immediately adjacent to the National Trust Hindhead Commons and Devil's Punchbowl perfect for walking, running, cycling and dog walking.The conversion of the property principally took place in 2004 – 2012 and includes a new bespoke staircase, comprehensive electrical re-wiring, re-plastering, new central heating system which includes underfloor heating to the kitchen and replacement double glazed Iroko timber windows. The owners have created a characterful home with a blend of both flexible and social spaces perfect for family life with a mix of formal and relaxed living.OutsideThere is an enclosed rear garden with a secluded decked seating /BBQ area and lawned area, which has colourful mature planting throughout, which include a wonderful Beech Tree. There is ample off-road parking to the front of the property where there is an external motorbike/bike store which will be removed on sale leaving a 4th parking space or it can be retained by the new owners by separate agreement.Agents note ; •
street view is out of date, it currently shows a building site next door which has since been completed.
Situated in the village of Hindhead which is famous for walking and spectacular views of the Devil's Punchbowl owned by the National Trust. The award-winning Grayshott village, with plentiful shops for day-to-day needs and its well-renowned farm shop is just over two miles away, and the town of Haslemere with its mainline station is also only a short distance away. Haslemere provides a choice of restaurants, supermarkets (including M&S, Waitrose, and Tesco,) pubs and coffee shops, along with a tennis club and the Haslemere Leisure Centre. The mainline train station provides services into London Waterloo in approximately 56 minutes. More comprehensive shopping facilities are available in the towns of Godalming and Guildford, which are easily accessed via the A3.There is an exceptional choice of schools in the area including The Royal Senior School and St Edmund's, The Royal Junior School and Amesbury at Hindhead as well as Brookham and Highfield in Liphook. Other schools include Charterhouse at Godalming, Barrow Hills, and King Edward's at Witley, and Cranleigh School slightly further afield.Communications in the area are excellent, with the A3 providing easy access to London, the M25 as well as Gatwick, Heathrow, and Southampton airports. Sporting facilities include golf at Hindhead, Hankley Common, Liphook and Chiddingfold, racing at Goodwood and Fontwell, polo at Cowdray Park and sailing on Frensham Ponds and off the south coast at Chichester. In addition to the superb walking opportunities on Hindhead Common and the Devil's Punchbowl, Ludshott Common, Whitmore Vale and Black Down are also within a short walk or drive from the property.