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image  Shenton Gate, Gorse Lane, Chobham, Surrey, London, GU24

image ££2,400,000 Guide

# RES005004ECC

image 5 bedrooms
image 2 receptions
image 2 bathrooms
image For Sale (Freehold)


 Mortgagees in Possession!
 Woking station 3.25 Miles / 23 minutes to London Waterloo
 Offers invited

Property Description

The Torrens is a stunning home with fantastic amenities in its locality, catering for a whole range of interests, that is naturally suitable for any professional family or international buyer. Equally, it is a superb rental investment being valued at an annual corporate income of over £100,000, in its “sought-after, tranquil country setting”. The locality is also teeming with a multitude of exceptional homes, that are either owned or rented by Stockbrokers, Bankers, CEO’s, inclusive of Sports Stars, International Investors and Personalities.

The house also borders the breathtaking, “Chobham Common National Nature Reserve”, a designated area of outstanding natural beauty. It is also secluded and accessed by a leafy lane, being protected via electric security gates leading past three high quality detached homes onto its own setting. It has many superb architectural features such as turreted frontage with a magnificent “large” open entrance hall in oak flooring and a “large” galleried landing.

The property has five/six bedrooms, four/five bathrooms with special showering features. Other characteristics include, Lutron ambient touch button life style lighting, under floor heating with individually controlled heating for all rooms, fully double glazed windows, alarmed throughout, downstairs cloakroom and toilet, purpose-made joinery and a large kitchen/family room, stunning living room, gym, office/library and conservatory/dining room in well over 5,000 sq ft. This house offers a marvellous family living and entertaining area inside and out.

The “south facing” kitchen is fully fitted and features hand crafted bespoke furniture from KCA’s Savillewood range and has a separate utility room, both with limestone flooring. Bathrooms with limestone flooring and bedrooms have also been furnished and fitted to a high standard, with purpose made wardrobes. The house is faced in Olde Woodford red multi- stock bricks and has a Melford clay tile roof.

Externally there is munificent car parking port with easy turning area for 4 cars, together with a detached triple garage, comprising of a workshop area with a large cinema/games room/bedroom 6 above, being directly accessed from inside the property’s entrance hallway.

The garden is a generous size, being in “south facing” grounds with a patio entertainment area, which has easy access from the car parking forecourt.

The Environs

This is a superb new family house offering luxury high specification accommodation adjoining and with access to 1500 acres of the awe-inspiring Chobham Common National Nature Reserve, the largest of its kind in South East England.

The development was built to a very high standard some 8 years ago by Latchmere Homes, within the close vicinity to the village shops of Chobham and Sunningdale, that will meet most day to day needs, inclusive of food stores, newsagents, off-licenses, butchers, deli’s, hairdressers, banking and more.

Additionally as seen from the provided map, The Torrens is situated close to:

•  World renowned independent schools,
    including Eton College & Royal Holloway
•  Gastro pubs, including “The Four Horseshoes”
    and “Stovells”, within walking distance
•  Abundance of fine dining restaurants, including
    “The Latymer” at “Pennyhill Park Hotel”
•  Great 5 Star Hotels including the Dorchester
    at Coworth Park
•  Countless Championship Golf Courses,
    including Wentworth
•  Numerous Race Courses, including Royal Ascot,
    Kempton and Royal Windsor
•  Several Polo Clubs, including the
    Queens Royal Guards
•  McLaren F1 HQ together with Ferrari Maranello, Rolls
    Royce and Bentley showrooms close by
•  For Optimum “High End Retail Therapy”, Windsor and
    the adjoining town of Eton, just 15 minutes away, contain
    the finest stores to appeal to all tastes

Other places of interest include:  Theme parks, boat tours on the River Thames, horse riding stables, theatres, cultural art and crafts, museums. These includes Windsor Castle, The Royal Landscape Virginia Waters, Legoland, Thorpe Park, Chessington World of Adventures, Savill Gardens, Magna Carta Monument, Windsor Great Park, Hampton Court Palace, Wimbledon Tennis Championship etc.

Travel Connectivity

The Torrens is well placed to the local and countrywide motorway road networks, for easy access of national and international destinations, as illustrated on the provided map.

By Car   
The following main roads take between 5-20 minutes to reach: A3, A30, M3, M4 and M25 with an typical 40 minutes, into Central London.

Mainland Rail Services    
Sunningdale Station is a 7 minute drive from The Torrens, it offers a direct 50 minute South West train service into London Waterloo.
Woking Station is a 12 minute drive, with a 24 minute journey into London’s Waterloo with South West Rail Network.

Underground Rail Services
Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 5 (T5) London Underground Station, a distance of 15 minutes from The Torrens located on the Piccadilly Line, with a passage time of 40 minutes into Knightsbridge tube station.

Heathrow and Gatwick Airport are accessed by junctions 10 & 13 of the M25 with an average travel estimate of 15 and 35 minutes.
Fairoaks & Farnborough Private Jet & Helipad Aerodromes, approximately 10 to 20 minutes drive, and approached through the local roads.
City of London, Luton and Stansted Airports, with a driving time of between 1-2 hours, by means by using junction 13 of the M25.

The South Coast International Ship Departures 
Southampton’s Cruise Liner Terminals, are an 80 minute drive time and accessed via junction 3 of the M3.

Ground Floor

Covered Entrance Porch
Brick arch, double glazed front door.
Reception Hall
Understairs cupboard, stairs to first floor, built-in cupboard, doors leading to:
Downstairs Cloakroom
Low level WC, wash hand basin with mixer tap, fully tiled floor, part tiled walls, double glazed window, recess lighting, wall mounted mirror, extractor fan.
Inner Lobby
Stairs to first floor above the garage leading to Bedroom 6/Games Room, door leading to garage.
Gym/Dining Room
Double glazed side aspect window, recess lighting, thermostat, corniced ceiling.
Living Room
Two side aspect and one front aspect double glazed windows, fireplace with gas coal effect fire, recess lighting, corniced ceiling, open plan to conservatory.
Conservatory/Dining Room
Double glazed windows and doors leading into the garden, tiled flooring.
Built-in office storage units and desk area, recess lighting, thermostat, double glazed window.
Kitchen/Family Room
Range of eye and base level units, granite work tops, American style fridge/freezer, range cooker with 6 ring gas hob, electric oven, built-
in dishwasher, granite splash back, large larder cupboard, built-in microwave, single drainer sink with mixer tap, double glazed rear aspect window, further side aspect double glazed windows and double glazed door leading to the side, recess lighting, door leading to utility room.
Utility Room
Storage units with rolled edge work surface, single drainer sink with mixer tap, plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer space, tiled flooring, double glazed door leading to rear garden.

First Floor

Airing cupboard housing hot water tank, further built-in double cupboard, corniced ceilings, thermostat, three double glazed windows by the turret, double glazed front aspect window, access to loft space, recess lighting.
Bedroom 3
Double glazed front and side aspect windows, thermostat, recess lighting, door leading to en-suite.
En-suite Shower Room
Suite comprising double shower cubicle with shower unit and tiled splash back, wash hand basin inset vanity unit, low level WC, extractor fan, double glazed side aspect window, tiled walls and flooring, recess lighting, wall mounted mirror with shaver socket.
Bedroom 4
Side aspect double glazed window, recess lighting, coved ceiling, thermostat.
Family Bathroom
Suite comprising panel enclosed bath with mixer tap, double shower cubicle with shower unit and tiled splash back, wash hand basin inset vanity unit with mixer tap, low level WC, extractor fan, tiled walls and flooring, recess lighting, wall mounted mirror with shaver socket, heated towel rail.
Master Bedroom
Two double glazed rear aspect windows, two built-in double wardrobes, recess lighting, thermostat, corniced ceilings, door leading to en-suite, further side aspect double glazed window.
En-suite Bathroom
Suite comprising panel enclosed bath with mixer tap, double shower cubicle with shower unit and tiled splash back, bidet, wash hand basin inset vanity unit, low level WC, extractor fan, double glazed side aspect window, tiled walls and flooring, recess lighting, wall mounted mirror with shaver socket, heated towel rail.
Bedroom 5
Double glazed rear aspect window, spotlights thermostat.
Bedroom 2
Double glazed front aspect sash windows, recess light and spotlights, thermostat.
Dressing Room
Recess area, built-in double wardrobe, double glazed rear aspect window, door leading to en-suite.
Bedroom 6/Games Room and Cinema
Situated above the garage, three double glazed front aspect dormer windows, recess lighting, three radiators.


Triple Garage
With light and power, electric up and over doors, approached via block paved driveway.

A well secluded rear plot which is mainly laid to lawn with various flower and shrub borders and trees.

The Torrens is sold with immediate vacant possession, therefore any persons viewing the property will not be able to see any furniture and some fixtures and fittings as shown in the brochure.  Further some of the hard landscaping in the brochure images of both the front and back gardens are only artist impressions and does not reflect on how they currently look. However and subject to the final agreed price the vendor may look to pay for the design of the garden/s as shown in brochure.
For more information or to book your viewing appointment, please call Rolfe East on 020 8579 4080.

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