Farnborough Road, Farnborough

GU14 7JG

POA

Ref: 13136

A perfect marriage of original features and a chic loft is the best way to describe Apartment 7 The Convent, a stunning and sophisticated duplex set behind the unique grandeur of a beautiful Victorian façade. This beautifully finished unique property is also perfectly placed for the town and commuting.

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.

The sense of space and light to this duplex apartment is immediately evident on walking into the long entrance hall from which there is a door and stairs to the magnificent upper floor living space. Bright, airy and beautifully designed, this exceptional room features exposed structural architecture and generous proportions giving it the ambiance of a stylish loft. The timber beams and black steals, stylishly set off the double height vaulted ceiling that is sophisticatedly lit with spot lights, while rear aspect widows to the top heights and floor level afford the room with a wash of natural light and tree lined rooftop views. The open plan kitchen is well appointed with quality units and appliances, creating the perfect place to cook while entertaining your guests in this glorious room.

Towards the end of the entrance hall you will find a great plus to this property, an octagonal bonus room with windows to five sides providing a space perfect for a study, music or artists studio or perhaps a relaxing reading room or snug.

There are two double bedrooms to the lower floor of the apartment with the master bedroom presenting a stylish en suite shower room with contemporary Villeroy & Boch porcelains. The luxurious feel is continued into the main bathroom that like the en suite features under floor heating and a stylish contemporary suite creating the perfect place to relax and unwind.

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

  • Double Height Vaulted Living Area
  • High Specification Finishes
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Octagonal Bonus Room
  • Luxury Kitchen with Appliances
  • En Suite
  • Two Allocated Parking Spaces
  • Unique Bespoke Property
  • Second Floor

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