Longbourn House is an imposing circa 1900 family home located along an historic, sought after road in the heart of the village. You enter the property through a tiled entrance porch which opens onto a light, spacious hallway boasting high ceilings and beautiful wood flooring - both these features are consistent throughout the property and add to the sense of space and grandeur.
From the entrance hall a door leads you to the living room where the sun dapples through the pergola situated just after the bi-fold doors. To one side is a compact office space doubling up as an access hall to the front of the property. From a discrete bookcase door, you enter a recently modernised guest space. The 'Guest Room' or additional reception room has its own entrance from the main road with a utility room off it with a well fitted shower room offering the purchaser versatile accommodation space.
In the kitchen your eyes are immediately drawn to the roof lantern pulling in light and a spectacular view of the sky. Black granite worktops and ample storage cupboards and drawers, built in appliances, two Neff ovens, a Samsung steam oven and microwave ensure you won't be short of equipment for family feasting. Doors from the kitchen take you out into the well maintained and established garden with a fabulous outdoor BBQ kitchen area located under the pergola equipped with a drinks fridge, outdoor power and storage. Adjacent to the kitchen is a dining room with a log burner nestled in a grand Victorian fireplace providing a warm and comforting centrepiece to the room. There is also a toilet presented with metro tiles complementing the crisp white ceramic and polished chrome fitments. Heading downstairs will take you to an exciting and playful subterranean living space with a bar area and a useful laundry/utility area. Pushing through a hidden bookcase door will take you to a cinema room/playroom - the perfect hideaway for children and adults alike.
Upstairs from a generously proportioned landing is a principal bedroom with delightful views over the garden and a tastefully appointed ensuite shower room with Burlington bathroom goods. There are two further large double bedrooms and an opulent large family bathroom with a roll top bath and Burlington bathroom fittings.
The garden benefits from a high specification, pet friendly artificial lawn, laid among a range of beautiful and well established plants and trees. Striking wisteria and grape line the fencing down the right of the garden, while the original stone walling is adorned with the deep emerald shades of ivy. At the rear of the garden is a purpose built timber structure, housing a `Blue Whale Spa' Hot Tub. A discreet shed blends into the building offering storage for garden equipment, tools and furniture. Heading out through the gate, the Indian Sandstone patio follows you to the double parking spaces, accessible off the Haslemere Road. The drive in will take you past several other, newly built luxury homes and provides quick pedestrian access to both sides of the Village.
In summary, Longbourn House offers; a large and well finished home within a vibrant village, great transport links and wonderful entertaining spaces both inside and out.
With easy access to the A3, direct train line to London, off street parking this home in our view offers the best of every world. The newly finished homes to the rear of the property offer a quality neighbourhood as well as boasting some of the best schools, both state and private, that can be found in the country. There is a great deal of investment in the village, improving the aesthetics and offering available to its residents. A village cinema soon to be completed in 2022, beautiful local parks, a wide selection of pubs, cafes and restaurants. If you need more, you are 30 minutes away from the coast and equidistant to the nearest 'city' the large town Guildford.
Council Tax Band: C
12a Council Tax Band: B
A fantastic family home with wonderful entertaining spaces inside and out, set in the heart of Liphook village.
Why live in Haslemere?
Haslemere’s close proximity to London has made this lovely town hugely popular with commuters – Waterloo is just 49 minutes by train and travelling by car is just as easy with the A3 on our doorstep.
However, its greatest allure is our beautiful properties; we have more than 100 listed buildings in Haslemere alone making this a commuter town with a strong sense of history. You’ll find substantial detached family homes, generous gardens and attractive apartments with amazing views over the beautiful English countryside. Haslemere as an area is blessed with excellent state and private schooling, catering for all ages through to sixth form.
You’ll find a good selection of places to eat and drink in the town, from pubs and cafés to independent restaurants and popular chains with plenty more cosy pubs to be discovered in the surrounding villages. There’s an interesting mix of convenience shops and quirky independent boutiques and a monthly Farmers’ Market while the biannual Haslemere Charter Fair that’s been running since 1393 brings the High Street to life with live music and fairground style attractions.
The countryside around Haslemere is breathtaking. The Devil’s Punchbowl near Hindhead is a great place to explore and the deep curve of the natural amphitheatre gives you some amazing views of the local landscape.
If you’re into sports you’ll certainly love it here, not only is Haslemere surrounded by beautiful countryside ideal for outside pursuits, there’s the well-equipped Haslemere Leisure Centre’s facilities, numerous outstanding sports clubs, including Haslemere Tennis Club, various cricket teams, hockey and rugby. Haslemere Henry Adams continue to involve themselves in the local community through schemes including with local schools.
If you’d like to buy, sell or let a property in Haslemere, get in touch with your local team and discover the Henry Adams difference for yourself.