Farnborough Road, Farnborough

GU14 7JG


Ref: 13142

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.

Oversized arched doors provide a grand entrance into this beautifully designed home. As with the all the apartments within this historical building, number 3 presents high ceilings, tall windows and generous proportions of the original Victorian architecture.

From the hall, there is access to all rooms that culminate in a wonderful open plan living space that encompasses a rear aspect lounge and a front aspect kitchen. The lounge is spacious enough to accommodate both seating and dining furniture and with the open plan kitchen, results in a sociable room that is great for relaxing and entertaining friends. The kitchen is fully fitted with sleek contemporary cabinets, integrated appliances and there is an original stone arch to one end creating a great feature and bring a sense of character and the original building to this stylish room.

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

Outside of the apartment there is a large walk in storage cupboard, perfect for skis and golf clubs; communal gardens and two allocated parking spaces.

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
  • Two Double Bedrooms Plus En Suite
  • Two Allocated Parking Spaces
  • Close To Town Centre

Arrange a viewing

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

40 Victoria Road
GU14 7PG