Tanhouse Wood, near Oxted, Surrey - Sold

Details for this wood

Guide price: £29,000 - Freehold
Size: About 2½ acres

Location: Tandridge Hill Lane, near Oxted, Surrey
OS Landranger: 187
Grid ref: TQ 373 526
Nearest post code: RH9 8DD

Contact: Bob Liles
Phone: 07793 140 010
Email: [email protected]

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Tall straight ash, from coppice origin, with oaks by their side, tower over the hazel coppice below and under this a mass of bluebells provide the welcome azure haze of spring. A small woodland in area but a large volume with plenty to delight from the tip of the canopy to the soil below. Designated as semi-natural ancient woodland.

Boundaries: Shown by orange marking and are, the north by the long trackside, to the east a fence and ditch, along the south there is a low bank with an old fence showing in places and the short western side is the trackside.

Access: The first part of the access track is also the drive to Greenacres House between the double gates and up to the single wooden field gate. The access track turns right at this point. Most of the track is all-weather, however some parts are seasonal but there are places to park on the harder parts. Please note the dogs in the neighbour's gardens may run over to greet you and bark. They are, though confined to the neighbour's garden behind a fence. The access gate is kept locked at all times. To view the wood you will need to be able to climb over the gate, if you are unable to do this please call Bob on 07793 140010 to arrange for a time when the gates can be left unlocked. The right of way is at all times and the maintenance according to the amount of use made and a new owner will have a key to this gate.

Viewing: Viewers must take a set of details (please print out) but may go unaccompanied any time during daylight hours.

Covenant: There is a covenant on the wood, click here for a copy, to ensure the quiet and peaceful enjoyment of this and adjoining woodland.


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Located just north of the A25 to the east of the A22 between Godstone and Oxted.

Satnav: the postcode RH9 8DD is for the point shown by the red dot on the location maps. Coordinates for the precise parking point are: N 51:15:20 and W 0:2:16  or N51.255553, W0.037779

Click here for Directions from Bing maps, enter your own postcode, (Tanhouse Wood coordinates are already entered) and click on the blue "Go" box. This will take you to the parking area by the 1st gate. It's easily printed. Coordinates are: N 51:15:20 and W 0:2:16     or     51.255474,-0.037833

From the roundabout at the junction of A22 and A25 head east towards Oxted, after about ½ mile take the left turn into Tandridge Hill Lane.

from the Oxted direction cross the roundabout and after about 300 metres turn right into Tandridge Hill Lane.

Continue along the Lane, park on the right hand side to the side of the entrance to the old building, just before the woodland and Greenacres entrance ~ please do not park in the entrance to Greenacres.

Walk up the lane, climb the double gates and walk along the track going right before the single wooden gate. Follow this track and at the end turn left and the wood is on the right.

See Access arrangements above.




Please note: the particulars with plans, maps, descriptions and measurements are for reference only and although carefully checked we cannot guarantee their accuracy and do not form part of any contract. Any intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars.