A substantial family home which has been updated over recent years, now providing particularly generous entertaining space. The house enjoys a sought after secluded location with attractive southerly treetop views, giving a lovely bright and open feel throughout. The property also offers planning permission to replace and build a sensational new house on its plot (SDNP/16/00625/FUL) further details available from the Haslemere office.
The kitchen/ breakfast room is a true feature of this home being a double aspect room with a large central island incorporating a breakfast bar. Double doors open onto the impressive decking area which enjoys the views and overlooks the gardens while linking the kitchen, drawing room and dining room. Stylish open plan and flexible reception space is provided by the generous living room and dining/family room which all have oak flooring. The drawing room features an attractive stone open fireplace, and two sets of double doors opening onto the decking. The dining room combines with the living room to provide an ideal family entertaining space, which overlooks the gardens. Further reception space is provided by the playroom/snug and the separate study. Upstairs the principal bedroom enjoys the lovely southerly treetop views and benefits from a dressing room, en-suite bathroom and doors to a lovely terrace/ balcony. The three further well-proportioned bedrooms all enjoy the views and are served by the family bathroom. EPC-D
Outside the house is approached to the side via a gravel drive over National Trust land, providing parking and turning for several vehicles.
The private and well screened gardens are to the front and back of the house, mainly arranged in two level lawns with mature and specimen trees and shrubs including Acer and Eucalyptus trees. A decking area with lighting runs across the back of the house, providing superb outdoor entertaining space, enjoying the southerly treetop and garden views. A gate leads out onto the National Trust land which surrounds the house and there is good width to the western side of the house, that could provide potential for extension, subject to the usual permissions.
The property is located in both a rural and secluded location, but it is also enormously convenient for Haslemere town, the mainline train station and the A3, making it ideal for a commute into central London. The property is close to large areas of National Trust land, ideal for walking and riding and. Haslemere town centre is just a short drive away with a good range of independent shops and boutiques, restaurants and coffee houses. There are good road links to London and the south coast and Haslemere mainline station offers a fast train service to London Waterloo in around 49 minutes. There are popular golf courses at Liphook and Hindhead and leisure facilities including Aqua Roma at The Georgian, Amarna at Lythe Hill and The Haslemere Leisure Centre. There are excellent schools locally both state and private for all ages.
A striking family house in a highly sought-after location, with a wonderful outlook over its own land and the surrounding National Trust forestry.
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 with local schools and of course this year (2019) with the Haslemere Hounds.
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.