Located close to Woking Golf Course, Raeburn Court offers 20 one bedroom retirement apartments with private parking. The properties are handy for local shops, amenities and bus routes. The estate manager is on-site every week day to assist with any queries you may have and also arrange any maintenance required for the buildings and grounds.
Optional activities on the estate include coffee mornings, pub lunches, games sessions, music afternoons and exercise classes, making this a fun and sociable place to live.
Around the town
Woking has The Peacocks modern shopping centre and an older shopping area at Wolsey Place. You can access the Ambassadors cinema and New Victoria Theatre via the top floor of The Peacocks. There are also numerous bars, pubs and restaurants along Chertsey Road. There is an indoor swimming pool and a couple of leisure centres.
The attractive Woking Park has a cricket pitch, bowling greens and a crazy golf course. Located in the town square you’ll find the public library. There are also churches for most denominations in the town.
History, art and culture
Situated in north-west Surrey, 25 miles from London, Woking was originally a village. A large part of the town reflects its Victorian origins. Woking has a Wellsian Martian Tripod, designed by Michael Condron. The tripod celebrates H.G. Wells’ book, The War of the Worlds, which was written in Woking.
The Lightbox arts and heritage centre contains pieces of conceptual art and exhibitions on local history. St Peter's Church, Old Woking and the lock at St John’s Lye along the Basingstoke canal are local beauty spots often painted by local artists.
Location and transport links
Located close to Woking town centre, the estate is easily accessible from the M25 (Junction 11) and the M3 (Junction 3). There are plenty of bus services operating, including the Arriva 34/5 and 28 services which stop directly outside the estate and in the nearby village of St Johns.
The nearest railway stations are Woking and Brookwood, with good bus connections to the estate from Woking. Heathrow and Gatwick airport serve the local area, with destinations across the UK and around the world.
Distance to GP: 0.5 miles
Distance to shop: 0.5 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.05 miles
Distance to Post Office: 2 miles