'Chippings' is an excellent family home located within walking distance of Guildford High Street but enjoying the quieter feel of the country with its views out over Shalford Park and its private garden. The house is arranged over three floors with four double bedrooms and two reception rooms. The entrance hallway has stripped wooden flooring with doors leading off to the kitchen, lounge, dining room and downstairs toilet. To the front, the dining room has a large bay window, stripped wooden floors and original picture rail. The lounge opens on to the rear garden with wooden framed windows and door, and has a focal point of a cast iron open fire place. The 'Country Style' kitchen has space for a range cooker with a wooden mantle over it, a Butler sink and tiled flooring which flows through to the conservatory which is currently used as a breakfast/dining area. Three of the bedrooms are on the first floor with the room to the front having a large bay window with views over Shalford Park. One of the rooms to the rear is currently used as an office with fitted shelving and a desk. The other bedroom has views over the rear garden and has a feature cast iron fireplace and dado rail. Also on this floor is the bathroom with dual aspect windows, bath with shower over it, fitted vanity wash basin and wc and tiled flooring. The fourth bedroom on the second floor has windows to the front and rear, walk-in wardrobe and eaves storage. Throughout the property there are original features such as picture rails and panelled doors with original handles.
* Four Double Bedrooms
* Two Reception Rooms
* Garage and Parking
* Views of Shalford Park
Garden and Exterior
The rear garden can be accessed from the side of the house via a covered walkway, and also from the conservatory and lounge. Decking covers directly from the house and creates a seating area ideal for outside dining. The lawn runs through the garden with shrub borders to either side and to one side a greenhouse. At the bottom of there is a paved section with a shed and a raised railway sleeper vegetable patch. The front garden is arranged with raised sleepers and stone bedding. The current owners have created a parking space to the front of the property and this is accessed via a wooden staircase running from the front garden to the road below. There is a garage and communal parking close to the property accessible from Tilehouse Lane.
Guildford town centre is the historic and vibrant County Town of Surrey, renowned for its excellent shopping plus offering a comprehensive range of social, recreational and educational facilities. There are two theatres, G Live the contemporary state-of-the-art entertainment venue, an Odeon multiplex cinema, prizewinning Spectrum Leisure Centre and The Surrey Sports Park, owned by the University of Surrey. Guildford is a gateway to some of the most stunning scenery in the South East of England and forms part of the Surrey Hills, which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The mainline railway station provides a commuter service to London Waterloo in approx 35 minutes. There are a number of very highly regarded state schools in the town; Primary schools include Holy Trinity, Burpham, St Thomas of Canterbury (Catholic) and Secondary schools include George Abbot, Guildford County School and St. Peter s. First-class Independent schools include The Royal Grammar School, Guildford High, Lanesborough, Tormead and Rydes Hill Prep.