Dorking has been named the second-best place to commute to London based on a combination of factors including house prices, journey time and the cost of an annual travel card. The analysis from Jackson-Stops has placed the Surrey town near the top spot, above a number of key commuter areas . Less than two miles from both Dorking and Dorking Deepdene train stations, Millwood Designer Homes’ Little Logmore development is ideally suited to commuters looking to cut the cost and travel time of their commute.
Located in this sought-after market town, Little Logmore is a collection of five houses, comprising of three-bedroom terraces and semi-detached homes. Dorking offers the best of both worlds with top quality amenities in a picturesque country setting. Residents can enjoy the nearby Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, whilst benefiting from a quick commute, being under an hour away from London via train.
Philip Brown, Sales Director at Millwood Designer Homes, comments: “Commuting into the city is a necessity for many and an extremely important factor when buying a new home. Dorking is a prime position where buyers will benefit from a commute into the city in less an hour and rail fares that aren’t sky high. With the added bonus of Help to Buy available, the homes at Little Logmore are ideal for those looking for a chance to buy more for their money and enjoy the perks of living in a fantastic location with excellent travel links.”
Each home offers a spacious open plan living, dining area and garden room, featuring bi-fold doors opening onto the rear garden, inviting the outside in. Kitchens are fully equipped with integrated appliances, such as an electric oven, combi microwave oven, induction hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Upstairs, the large master bedroom has access to a contemporary white en suite bathroom with chrome fittings. A further two bedrooms on this floor share the well-appointed family bathroom. The homes include access to car parking facilities, either a private garage or car barn.
Less than three miles away, Dorking town centre offers residents ample leisure and shopping opportunities. As well as independent arts and crafts shops, boutiques and eclectic antique shops, there are plenty of High Street and designer brands available. For leisure opportunities, Dorking Sports Centre is just 1.5 miles from the development, for residents to make use of the gym and swimming pool complex.
Located within the Surrey Hills, residents of Little Logmore are never far away from outdoor activity. Overlooking the River Mole, Box Hill is filled with hiking trails, river walks and stunning viewpoints. Suitable for riders of all abilities, the Box Hill cycling route is also great way to experience the countryside of the Surrey Hills.
Dorking offers excellent train connections to surrounding areas as well as London. Both Dorking main station and Dorking Deepdene reach London Victoria and London Waterloo in less than 55 minutes, whilst frequent bus services also provide numerous routes in and around Dorking. For international travel, Gatwick airport is located just 10 miles away.
Prices at Little Logmore start from £570,000 for a three-bedroom home, available with Help to Buy. For more information please visit www.millwooddesignerhomes.co.uk email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call the sales team on 01306 580056.