Byfrons House, Farnborough

Hampshire, GU14 6SE

£315,000 Offers Over

Ref: 29693

The Property This generous apartment is part of a previous conversion on an iconic historical building, offering retained character. Spacious and naturally well-lit, the apartment benefits from easterly and southerly aspects, receiving plenty of sun light throughout the day. A good sized lounge/diner features a high sash-style window with great views overlooking some of the established communal gardens, whilst also offering plenty of space for furnishings. Open to the lounge/diner, the kitchen benefits from fitted units, work surfaces and appliance space. Two well-proportioned double bedrooms feature a double aspect master with a three piece en suite. On arrival, a private entrance hall guides through to the main living spaces, including a bathroom comprising a three piece suite.

The Grounds Approach this prestigious complex via a gated entrance, leading through remarkable, established communal gardens to a parking area, with an allocated parking space provided. A front entrance guides into the period building, leading to a communal staircase with classic decor, featuring a large, unique stain glass window, whilst the landing guides through to the apartment door. Offering a wealth of history, Byfrons House is believed to be one of the last surviving estates by William Knell, built in 1880.

Location This property is located within easy reach of the business park as well as South Farnborough and North Camp village amenities. Farnborough mainline station is within walking distance, serving London Waterloo within 40 minutes, whilst the A331 is just a short drive away. 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 two more stations, Farnborough North and North Camp, collectively serve links to Reading and Gatwick Airport. The town offers three precincts, a cinema, sports centre and many reputable schools. A short distance from the property, King George Playing Fields hosts numerous community events.

Vendor Comment "I have lived here for 28 years and have thoroughly enjoyed it!"

Agent's Comment "A perfect opportunity for any buyer or investor seeking a property with a difference, this apartment is part of a unique converted, 1880's building, positioned within stunning communal grounds."

Agent's Note We are advised by the current owner that there is approximately 170 years remaining on the lease. There is a service charge including water charges and building insurance of £1,600 PA, payable in ten equal payments or as a lump sum. There is negligible, pepper corn ground rent, with none currently payable due to a lease extension. All details should be verified by the purchasing solicitor prior to the exchange of contracts.

Energy Efficiency Rating Current: D | Potential: C

Property highlights

  • Generous, characterful apartment with southerly and easterly aspects
  • Part of a previous conversion on an iconic historical building
  • Gated grounds with remarkable, established gardens
  • Allocated parking
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Three-piece en suite and main bathroom
  • Good sized lounge/diner with high sash-style window
  • Kitchen area with fitted units
  • Mainline station serving Waterloo in 40 minutes
  • Well located for the business park and major road links

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Branch Address

40 Victoria Road
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 7PG