Built by WG Tarrant in 1912, Runnymede is a charming home of character including wonderful features of the era, with a wealth of oak joinery, panelling and open fireplaces, all combining to make this a really lovely family home extending to just over 7,000 sq ft. Situated in its own immensely secluded landscaped grounds of approximately one acre. EPC Rating E
Runnymede is a charming detached home approached by a long sweeping driveway leading down to the front of the house. This home has a really warm and inviting feel, accentuated by the character features of the Tarrant era with lovely fireplaces, oak joinery, panelling and ceiling cornices.
The ground floor provides a charming drawing room, wonderful formal dining room and delightful bay fronted study overlooking the formal gardens. The core of the house is the inviting kitchen/breakfast room, which then leads through to an excellent family room with gas coal effect fire. Off the kitchen/breakfast room to the other side is a very useful inner hall/teenagers room with secondary staircase leading to the first floor. Also off this area is a separate study, shower room and walk-in airing cupboard. Beyond this, a further door leads on to a spacious pantry with underfloor wine cellar. Steps then lead down to a large utility room, beyond which is a separate, self contained, wing, consisting of a first floor bedroom/sitting room with kitchenette, walk-in wardrobe and separate shower room, all over the garage block with its own independent access.
Upstairs on the first floor there are five separate bedrooms, the master bedroom having an ensuite and dressing room. Two of the other bedrooms also have ensuite facilities, with a family bathroom and separate shower room serving the remaining bedrooms on this floor. There is then a further staircase leading to the second floor, where there are two good sized further bedrooms, one with an en suite shower room.
St George's Hill, internationally renowned as one of the most sought after private estates in England. Access onto the private gated estate is controlled during the day by the estate's security personnel and is restricted at all times.
St George's Hill is set in approximately 900 acres and features a private championship standard 18 hole golf course, two nine hole courses and a separate private tennis and squash club. The tennis club is one of the foremost racket sports clubs in England, with 30 grass and all weather tennis courts, two indoor courts and four squash courts. The tennis club also has its own indoor swimming pool and a well-equipped gym, restaurant and bar.
St George's Hill offers an ideal location for families looking for security and privacy and there are several English and international schools in the area including Reeds, St George's College and the ACS International School in Cobham.
Mainline railway services at Weybridge station offers a direct South West train service to London Waterloo in about 32 minutes. Comprehensive shopping can be found in Weybridge, Cobham, Esher, Guildford, Kingston and London. Weybridge offers easy access to London via the A3 and junctions 10 and 11 of the M25 providing quick and easy access to both Heathrow and Gatwick airports.