Reading Road, Farnborough

Hampshire, GU14 6NA

£650,000 Offers Over

Ref: 25546

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THE PROPERTY This unique 1930s home offers characterful yet good sized living spaces throughout, benefitting from an additional lower ground floor. A welcoming entrance porch leads into a generous entrance hall, with original doors leading to all rooms and access to the lower floor; whilst stairs leading up onto the landing, with both spaces featuring notable stained glass windows. A double aspect front living room features a working brick fireplace and presents elevated front views, whilst a good sized, separate dining room is finished with parquet flooring and offers pleasant garden views. A country style kitchen overlooks the rear, with a stable door leading to side steps down to the gardens. Well equipped, the kitchen offers integrated appliances including a dishwasher, washing machine and fridge. The ground floor is further served by a shower room comprising a three piece suite. Upstairs, four bedrooms are of a great size, featuring a front dual aspect master with an ornate feature fireplace. The bedrooms are served by a four piece family bathroom with a separate shower area. The lower ground floor is accessed via a wooden step ladder and consists of a double length garage with great potential for conversion (STPP) and double opening doors at the rear onto the garden. There are also two reception areas, the second of which benefits from central heating and direct access to the garden.

THE GROUNDS An sizeable rear garden is circa 100ft in depth; presenting an L-shaped space with formal pathway and patio area, a lawned garden and vegetable plot, as well as extensive hedgerows and flowering shrub borders. To the front, generous parking is provided for numerous vehicles, with a double width driveway leading onto a single driveway offering access to the integral garage.

LOCATION This property is well located in South Farnborough, within easy reach of the business park as well as reputable schools including South Farnborough and Wavell Secondary. The 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'. 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 three precincts, a cinema, sports centre and many reputable schools. King George Playing Fields hosts numerous community events.

VENDOR'S COMMENTS "I have lived here for almost forty years; the location is a real winner and the house has served me really well - now it is just time to downsize."

AGENT'S COMMENTS "Rarely available, this is a unique opportunity to buy a detached family house in an established part of Farnborough, offering tremendous scope to enhance even further (STPP)."

ENERGY EFFICIENCY RATING Current: E | Potential: C

Property highlights

  • A unique character home from the 1930s
  • Located in the heart of South Farnborough
  • Well situated for reputable schools and business park
  • Lower ground floor presenting an ideal project (STPP)
  • Integral double length garage with potential for conversion (STPP)
  • Entrance hall and landing with stained glass windows
  • Living room with working brick fireplace
  • Well equipped country style kitchen/breakfast and a separate dining room
  • Four good sized bedrooms
  • Generous rear garden circa 100ft in depth

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T: 01252 375999 or Email us directly
Branch Address

40 Victoria Road
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 7PG