Sondes Farm was originally constructed in 1860 as a model farm. It was converted in 1987 to 36 sheltered flats and cottages. With no lounge or communal facilities, it appeals to those who like independent living and had attracted many ex professionals over the years. With it's courtyard garden layout it is more like living in a small village community.
Facilities include:- resident management staff and Careline alarm service.
There is also guest facilities and communal gardens.
New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
The development is situated at the foot of the southern slopes of the North Downs in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The wide high street has an excellent and varied range of shops including many national stores. West Street is widely known for its large number of antique shops.
Dorking is well situated for road and rail communications. It is about 5 miles due south of Leatherhead and about 6 miles from J9 of the M25 giving easy access to the rest of the motorway network. Reigate to the east is about 6 miles and Guildford to the west about 12 miles. Gatwick Airport is about eleven miles and fast trains to London Victoria or Waterloo take about fifty minutes.
Distances: bus stop 0.33 mile(s); shop 0.75 mile(s); post office 1 mile(s); town centre 0.75 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 1 mile(s).
A beautifully presented one bedroom, 1st floor retirement living apartment.
Ideal for lock up and leave and is suitable for the independent retired.
It is also pet friendly.
The apartment is dual aspect, it has gas central heating and an emergency call system.
Comes with fitted carpets and light fitting, curtains & blinds are included and the furniture can also be purchased if required.
The shower room has been recently re-furbished and finished to a high standard.
There is also the benefit of an allocated parking space and there is plenty of visitor parking spaces too.
This property must be viewed to appreciate the quality it has to offer.
5' 5'' x 3' 1'' (1.65m x 0.93m)
A welcoming hallway, with heating controls and security system.
Doors leading to the lounge, bedroom and shower room.
15' 9'' x 13' 5'' (4.8m x 4.10m)
A lovely presented dual aspect lounge with a feature fireplace and a South West facing window allowing plenty of natural daylight. Also has views of the gardens.
There is a radiator under the window and benefits with a large walk in storage cupboard housing airing shelves and hanging rails.
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9' 10'' x 7' 9'' (2.99m x 2.36m)
Fully fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units.
There is a fitted hob with an oven underneath and extractor fan above.
Free standing fridge-freezer and washer/dryer.
Double glazed window to rear gardens.
12' 9'' x 8' 2'' (3.88m x 2.48m)
A good size double bedroom with a double glazed window and has a light and bright feel.
Comes complete with fully fitted furniture comprising of a two door and a one door wardrobe, four fitted cupboards above the bed and a three draw chest of drawers.
Radiator under the window and there is also a loft hatch.
6' 6'' x 6' 9'' (1.99m x 2.06m)
Recently re-furbished shower room with a large shower cubicle. Double glazed window, vinyl flooring, grab rail and a heated towel rail. Low level WC sink and vanity unit. Fully tiled walls.
The apartment comes with an allocated parking space and visitor parking.