If you are looking for your dream family home, you perhaps aspire to have ample space for sociable family gatherings, or large open spaces where the children can play without causing havoc, or even an area where you can attain some peace and quiet. 

I’ve picked just a few of my favourites that offer that ideal family space…

Scures Hill, Nateley Scures

This gorgeous family home is perfect for a family who needs room to grow and mature. Featuring a fantastic, expansive living room; ideal for entertaining a large family, offering a generous 28ft space with delightful character features, including an exposed brick fireplace and beams, whilst finished in practical, yet aesthetically pleasing, wooden flooring. This property also features a generous family room offering an ideal space for evenings with the children, whilst a rear aspect study comprises a great space for quiet contemplation whilst you appreciate the garden and countryside views via French doors. Offering three floors of accommodation, this family home provides highly competitive family living, with the first and second floors benefitting from six double bedrooms, along with the extensive ground floor living space.  The grounds are equally generous. The children can easily let off steam in the remarkably spacious rear garden, which has a large, full-width patio area. The southerly aspect ensures the garden receives plenty of natural light throughout the day and this wonderful family space further benefits from attractive rural views, overlooking open fields. For further details, click here or contact our Hook branch on (01256) 764666.

Handford Lane, Yateley

This tastefully presented family home features a great sized living room, in excess of 25ft, with sliding doors to the garden decking, whilst also open to a light and airy dining room.  This property is not only a well-organised family home, with a simple, effective layout, benefitting from a family room/study, it also features a beautifully fitted open plan kitchen/breakfast room, which offers yet another generous family space; ideal for entertaining, with French doors to the garden. Four double bedrooms provide the perfect growing space for children, with both the master and two other bedrooms benefitting from built-in wardrobes, the master is further enhanced by an en suite (an ideal addition for any family), whilst the family bathroom has a generous four piece suite, including a double width shower. This property offers a somewhat exclusive position, as one of only two set within a private drive, enjoying well-established and private outdoor areas. For further details, click here or contact our Yateley branch on (01252) 597900.

Hazel Road, Ash Green

This family home features several beautiful, generous reception spaces,  lavishly finished with genuine oak flooring. The first reception room features an electric fireplace, ideal for a cosy night in, yet offers versatility of space, with bi-folding oak doors opening to the second reception room, which provides a substantial area of almost 40ft, perfect for hosting and entertaining the extended family. The second reception room presents an attractive, vaulted ceiling,  featuring Velux windows and French doors, leading to a lovely, well-established garden. Offering tree-lined views into the garden, this reception room is ideal for sitting in comfort, peace and quiet, whilst watching the children play outside.  The third reception space offers a notably presented dining room, sociably open to the kitchen via a contemporary archway, whilst the kitchen offers a breakfast bar, with both rooms ideal for keeping children close at hand whilst busy in the kitchen. For further details, click here or contact our Ash Vale branch on (01252) 353030.

Hunts Common, Hartley Wintney

This beautifully presented character home features numerous versatile reception rooms, providing great family spaces, including an impressively sized lounge, connecting to an open plan contemporary kitchen via double doors, with both rooms offering French doors to the garden, where the lounge further presents views over open countryside.  A spacious front study is well-placed, whilst a further front reception room offers plenty of versatility, perhaps for a family room. Four large double bedrooms and a fifth single bedroom make this home perfect for a maturing family, with the second to fourth bedrooms light and airy with skylights.  This family home is superbly located within surrounding countryside, yet within excellent reach of the town centre and A30. For further details, click here or contact our Hartley Wintney branch on (01252) 844015.

Hawkins Way, Fleet 

This lovely family home not only offers a generous living room, but spacious and open plan living/dining and family rooms, separated by a feature archway and conveniently opening out to the garden; great for easy access with the children. The garden is safely enclosed by fencing and backs onto the Basingstoke Canal, offering the perfect spot for walks. Not to mention the spacious L-shaped kitchen/diner which is great for sociable living, a convenient separate utility room and a front study, ideally placed to offer peace and quiet in a busy family home. A double garage and driveway provide ample parking, with the property also well-located for infant and junior schools, as well as local amenities. All in all, this property makes a great home, offering the versatility and space for a family to grow into. For further details, click here or contact our Fleet branch on (01252) 812121.

Broadhurst, Farnborough 

This property offers an extensive front to back living room, offering a light and airy ambience, with attractive feature floor to ceiling windows, letting in plenty of natural light, along with French doors opening to a generous rear garden. The garden itself offers a great family setting, presenting practical, yet attractively paved, linked patio areas to the front and rear left; a great space to relax whilst supervising the children, who can play fairly freely in the generous space provided on the well-kept lawn! This great family home is also in a highly practical, convenient location, with the added benefit of being in walking distance from schools and amenities, with easy access to the M3. For further details, click here or contact our Farnborough branch on (01252) 375999.

There are so many beautiful family spaces to choose from, with many more available to see on our website. If you would like more information on any of the above houses, or on purchasing or selling your home, please contact our branches below:

Ash Vale – 01252 353030 | ashvale@mackenziesmith.co.uk

Farnborough – 01252 375999 | farnborough@mackenziesmith.co.uk

Fleet – 01252 812121 | fleet@mackenziesmith.co.uk

Hook – 01256 764666 | hook@mackenziesmith.co.uk

Hartley Wintney – 01252 844015 | hartleywintney@mackenziesmith.co.uk

Yateley – 01252 597900 | yateley@mackenziesmith.co.uk