Farnborough Road, Farnborough

GU14 7JG

£280,000

Ref: 12044

LOCATION The Convent is in walking distance of Farnborough mainline Station making it perfect for commuting to London and with J4a of the M3 close by there is also a fantastic road link to the capital and also to the coast.

Farnborough is a thriving business community, benefitting from the multi-million pound redevelopment of the town centre. The history of the area is dominated by the renowned Farnborough Airfield, as the home of the first flight in Britain it has a long tradition of being at the centre of aeronautical industry, hosting The International Air Show every two years.

Farnborough is set in an ideal location for the commuter with excellent rail, road and general transport networks; Farnborough mainline station will take you into London Waterloo in under 40 minutes and there is access to the M3 bringing Farnham, Fleet, Basingstoke and Camberley within easy reach.

Residents can enjoy nearby leisure facilities including; a golf club, sports centre, alpine snow sports centre, Military museum and boating lake, or take a step outside the town to the beautiful Hampshire countryside perhaps via the tranquil Basingstoke Canal to the south.

HISTORY Founded in 1889 by the nuns of the Congregation of Christian Education, this former convent and later ladies' boarding and day school has now been completely redeveloped to provide modern homes of uncompromising quality.

THE APARTMENT While the rich Victorian architecture has been lovingly refurbished to its former glory, the apartment is resolutely modern, conceived specifically to respond to the demands of a 21st century lifestyle.

A grand gothic arched doorway welcomes you into the front of the building and by the rear access door you will find your lockable letter box and the entrances are protected by a video entry system.

There is stair and lift access to the top floor where apartment 12 is located. Just outside of the property is a large lockable storage cupboard, perfect for skis, golf clubs or muddy boots. The apartment is beautifully finished and on entering you will immediately notice period features that complement the home such as the charming trefoil topped windows. To the left of the hall is a useful utility area with a washer dryer and to the right is the second bedroom with glorious tree lined roof top views. A luxury shower room supports the second bedroom and the master bedroom features an en suite bathroom with contemporary Villeroy & Boch porcelains and like the shower room features under floor heating creating the perfect place to relax and unwind.

The main living area has plenty of space for both seating and dining furniture and with an open plan kitchen is ideal for entertaining. This stylish room also features those far reaching views that also encompass the historic Farnborough Air Field and will be a great place for your own views of the Air Show.

SPECIFICATION
The Kitchen
- High gloss kitchen units with granite or quartz worktops
- Integrated appliances comprising oven, gas or induction hob with extractor hood, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer
- LED pelmet lighting

The Bathroom & En Suite
- Villeroy & Boch bathrooms with Hansgrohe fittings
- Thermostatic shower
- Contemporary tiled bathrooms with underfloor heating

Heating Security & Electrics
- Video entry phone
- LED downlights
- Chrome light switches
- Two zone dimmer circuits to living room/kitchen lights
- Room thermostat controlled gas central heating
- Thermostatic radiator valves
- Pre-wired for internet, TV, DAB, satellite

High Quality Fixtures & Fittings
- Coved ceilings
- Oak finished internal doors
- Oak flooring to living room/kitchen and hall

Property highlights

  • Victorian Architecture
  • High Specification Finishes
  • En Suite
  • Two Allocated Parking Spaces
  • Stylish Open Plan Living Space
  • Two Double Bedrooms

Arrange a viewing

To discuss this property, please call the Farnborough branch
T: 01252 375999 or Email us directly
Branch Address

40 Victoria Road
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 7PG