Church Road East, Farnborough

Hampshire, GU14 6QJ

£800,000

Ref: FBO220410

The Property
Built in 1907, this substantial five bedroom, freehold family home presents characterful kerb appeal on approach, the interior merging retained character and contemporary features. Versatile accommodation is set across four floors, with an open plan kitchen/breakfast room and three reception rooms featuring to the ground floor, plus a large cellar suitable for use as a gym, wine and storage. An original front door opens to the reception hall, finished with exposed floorboards that flow through to a dining room, connecting to the kitchen. Offering contemporary fittings, the kitchen is sociably open plan to the breakfast room, with a notable bi-folding door guiding to the spacious, south facing garden patio and ideal for entertaining during sunnier days. A bay fronted living room/studio offers a feature fireplace and a separate rear aspect lounge presents French-style doors to the garden. There is a good sized utility room leading off the breakfast room, fitted with units and work surfaces, whilst also providing an external door and access to a ground floor shower/cloakroom, comprising a stream-lined suite.

Positioned to the top floor, a spacious master bedroom provides a degree of privacy and self-containment. With characterful sloping ceilings and two sets of fitted wardrobes, the bedroom is served by a shower room with a three-piece suite and access to eaves storage. A rise and return staircase ascends from the first floor to the front facing, second floor landing, complete with space suitable as a desk or reading area. Three good sized double bedrooms and a large single complement the first floor, the first bay fronted with recesses ideal for fitting wardrobes. The second and third first floor bedrooms both overlook the garden, including fitted double wardrobes and wash basins. The last bedroom presents a bay window, whilst all of the first floor rooms benefit from sash windows. The first floor is additionally served by a contemporary four-piece family bathroom, with a freestanding bath and a corner shower. The accommodation further offers a Hive heating system, with the option of being controlled by phone and including a boiler approximately 18 months old, housed within the cellar.

The Grounds
Good driveway parking is presented to the front of the home, extending to the side with turning space and capacity for several cars. The rear garden offers spacious outdoor entertaining, with a deep expanse of patio providing ample room for seating and al fresco dining. Steps lead down to a notable, mainly laid to lawn south facing garden, with views of a variety of trees. There is also a practical area to the foot of the garden, with a vegetable patch, potting shed/secure hen house; whilst Dunster children's play equipment further features.

Location
Situated within close proximity to Church Circle, this family home is ideally placed for a variety of schools for all ages. This thriving town connects to the M3 and major roads, providing excellent links to the coast, city and airports. It has become a choice setting for business headquarters and hosts the ‘International Air Show’. St Michael’s Abbey is a notable structure along with Queen Elizabeth country park, whilst King George Playing Fields hosts numerous community events. A choice of three stations, Farnborough main, Farnborough North and North Camp, collectively serve links to London Waterloo, Reading and Gatwick Airport. The town offers two precincts and a cinema.

Vendor Comment
"Perfect as a family home, we've lived here almost 25 years."

Agent's Comments
"It's so rare that this type of property is available. My advice is to act fast whilst you still have the opportunity!"

Council Tax Band
E

The Property
Built in 1907, this substantial five bedroom, freehold family home presents characterful kerb appeal on approach, the interior merging retained character and contemporary features. Versatile accommodation is set across four floors, with an open plan kitchen/breakfast room and three reception rooms featuring to the ground floor, plus a large cellar suitable for use as a gym, wine and storage. An original front door opens to the reception hall, finished with exposed floorboards that flow through to a dining room, connecting to the kitchen. Offering contemporary fittings, the kitchen is sociably open plan to the breakfast room, with a notable bi-folding door guiding to the spacious, south facing garden patio and ideal for entertaining during sunnier days. A bay fronted living room/studio offers a feature fireplace and a separate rear aspect lounge presents French-style doors to the garden. There is a good sized utility room leading off the breakfast room, fitted with units and work surfaces, whilst also providing an external door and access to a ground floor shower/cloakroom, comprising a stream-lined suite.

Positioned to the top floor, a spacious master bedroom provides a degree of privacy and self-containment. With characterful sloping ceilings and two sets of fitted wardrobes, the bedroom is served by a shower room with a three-piece suite and access to eaves storage. A rise and return staircase ascends from the first floor to the front facing, second floor landing, complete with space suitable as a desk or reading area. Three good sized double bedrooms and a large single complement the first floor, the first bay fronted with recesses ideal for fitting wardrobes. The second and third first floor bedrooms both overlook the garden, including fitted double wardrobes and wash basins. The last bedroom presents a bay window, whilst all of the first floor rooms benefit from sash windows. The first floor is additionally served by a contemporary four-piece family bathroom, with a freestanding bath and a corner shower. The accommodation further offers a Hive heating system, with the option of being controlled by phone and including a boiler approximately 18 months old, housed within the cellar.

The Grounds
Good driveway parking is presented to the front of the home, extending to the side with turning space and capacity for several cars. The rear garden offers spacious outdoor entertaining, with a deep expanse of patio providing ample room for seating and al fresco dining. Steps lead down to a notable, mainly laid to lawn south facing garden, with views of a variety of trees. There is also a practical area to the foot of the garden, with a vegetable patch, potting shed/secure hen house; whilst Dunster children's play equipment further features.

Location
Situated within close proximity to Church Circle, this family home is ideally placed for a variety of schools for all ages. This thriving town connects to the M3 and major roads, providing excellent links to the coast, city and airports. A choice setting for business headquarters, the town hosts the ‘International Air Show’. St Michael’s Abbey is a notable structure along with Queen Elizabeth country park, whilst King George Playing Fields hosts numerous community events. Farnborough main station serves links to London Waterloo.

Vendor Comments
"Perfect as a family home, we've lived here almost 25 years."

Agent's Comments
"It's so rare that this type of property is available. My advice is to act fast whilst you still have the opportunity!"

Council Tax Band
E

Property highlights

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Branch Address

40 Victoria Road
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 7PG