Guide price £700,000 to £735,000.
Situated on Marler Road in Forest Hill SE23, this four-bedroom, mid terrace, FREEHOLD, period style house offers quite a list of features some of which include:
• Over 1700 sq ft of living space
• Period style features such as fireplaces, cornicing, picture and dado rails
• SOUTH FACING REAR GARDEN
• In proximity to several highly regarded OFSTED rated schools
• THREE RECEPTION ROOMS two of which measure approximately 16 ft in length
• Bay window on ground and first floors
• Kitchen with breakfast / dining room
• High ceilings
• Conservatory / Lean-to at the rear
• Loft space with potential to extend subject to consents
• CELLAR which is nearly 26 ft in length
A key feature of this house is its proximity to highly acclaimed schools, train stations (and bus routes) and the town centre.
Kilmorie and Rathfern schools which are both OFSTED rated "Outstanding" and independent St Dunstan's College (3 - 18 years of age) are three out of several very well-regarded OFSTED rated schools locally.
Four train stations are located in proximity of the property, these include: Forest Hill, Honor Oak Park, Catford and Catford Bridge. They offer some of the following travel times to central London stations:
London Bridge in approximately 17 minutes
Victoria in approximately 35 minutes
Charring Cross in approximately 22 minutes
St Pancras in approximately 32 minutes
Canary Wharf in approximately 32 minutes
Blackfriars in approximately 22 minutes
Several bus routes are available from the south circular for late night travellers, night bus N171 runs from Tottenham Court Road through Waterloo, Elephant & Castle and stops at the junction of Blythe Vale and the South Circular.
Local high streets include Honor Oak, Forest Hill and Catford, where you will find Sainsbury's, Tesco your choice of boutique cafés, restaurants and trendy gastro pubs, as well as leisure centres, libraries and even the odd cocktail bar...
There is also a retail park in Bell Green which offers shops such as Next, Sports Direct and B&Q to name a few.
If you ever fancied a greater selection of shops, eateries and social activity there are travel connections to the adjoining towns of Lewisham and Bromley both of which have shopping centres and high streets with many well-known brand names shops and restaurants.
Locally, there are numerous points of interest and some of the most popular include:
The Horniman Museum and Gardens with regular events such as a farmer’s market, live music and seasonal festivals to name a few.
You can read more about the Horniman museum and gardens here:
Blythe Hill Fields is also located in the local area and offers recreational facilities such as the "Trim trails" which is an exercise trail. It also hosts local events where the residents of SE23 and SE6 get to know each other better and enjoy the community spirit. You may look up details about Blythe Hill Fields on their website:
Some of the eateries nearby we know well are the award-winning Babur Indian restaurant. There's also the popular Mama Dough (Sour Dough) pizza restaurant and Le Querce - run by a Sardinian family serving traditional dishes.
The Honor Oak pub (approximately 0.5 miles way) was refurbished a year or so ago, and is now a popular gastropub with a beer garden out the back.
Additional conveniences include Woolstone Medical Centre (approximately 0.3 miles away) with 2 chemists also in the vicinity.