Fabulous barn in rural area yet only 10 mins frm Gatwick airport

Fabulous barn in rural area yet only 10 mins frm Gatwick airport

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
2 Bathrooms
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Fabulous property set on 3 acres in rural surroundings yet within 6 miles of GATWICK airport (but NOT on flightpath), 30 mins train to London (OLYMPICS in September 2012), and 10 mins drive to major motorway network (M25/M23). Sweeping views/walled garden, large inglenook fireplace and woodburning stove, aga in kitchen and beamed ceilings. Loads of character. Three bedrooms in main house; bedroom/bathroom/large attic in annex (could sleep more). Fresh free range eggs every day (in return for throwing a little grain at the hens!). We have a Toyota Rav 4 - car exchange optional.

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Who we are

  1. We are an easygoing married couple in our 50's - our sons are grown up (independent now??!). We have two grandsons who live in Reigate. We enjoy life and love to travel. Being responsible people, we are considerate of others and their property. Tom is a project manager in construction, a rugby coach and an excellent guitarist/musician! Therese is a Counsellor and writer.

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Located in the heart of the surrey countryside; peaceful and scenic barn (constructed by ourselves using reclaimed materials). Box hill close by for hiking. Bridlepaths and cyclepaths right on doorstep. You can cycle/walk all the way cross-country through a lovely woods to the local pub/Indian restaurant. 30 mins to central LONDON by train. Plenty of excellent golf courses nearby. Brighton beach and the seaside = 45 mins drive. Thrope park/Chesington (theme parks) 10 miles away. Nearest town is Reigate (4 miles) with its charming shops and restaurants. Great shopping in Croydon/London. Theatres, cinemas, horse-riding, leisure facilites all close. Merstham lake is approx 5 miles away and offers windsurfing, sailing, canoeing etc.

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