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5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Street, Old Basing, Basingstoke, RG24

Guide Price £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached historic house near village centre
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Listed
  • Garden
  • Convenience - shops and local facilities within walking distance

Full description

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A captivating Grade II listed house in the historic setting of Old Basing, a delightful village in the valley of the River Loddon to the east of Basingstoke. It is believed that the main part of the house was built in 1907, with later additions in the 1960s. Close to the village centre, the house provides good family accommodation and space for entertaining.

Please contact us on 0800 1455 141 to request a hard copy of the excellent brochure for this property to be posted to you.

Positioned towards the front of the plot the house is of brick construction under a tiled roof. It is in the Conservation Area next door to Basing House, once an enormous mansion, which was besieged by Cromwell’s army during the Civil War. A feature of the property is the front wall which is up to 2 feet wide, believed to be 16th Century.

The house has been carefully updated and is best described as full of character. In the older part, oak framed leaded light windows predominate. The appealing dual aspect drawing room has beams and a gas coal stove set in the fireplace. Facing the front is a roomy study. The TV sitting room at the back looks out to the garden and the kitchen has a range of fitted units plus integrated appliances. There is a downstairs bathroom. The beamed cellar has deep sill windows and is nearly as large as the drawing room; it has a wood block floor and is used as a dining room, seating up to twelve in comfort (ideal for entertaining).

Upstairs the refurbished, comfortable triple aspect master bedroom is light and airy. There are four further bedrooms and a bathroom.

The front garden has lawns bordered by old walls and hedges, with a parking area. The back garden is a good size, with trees and flowerbeds. There is a flagstone patio for eating out in summer and the view over adjacent parkland completes the pleasing aspect.

6 The Street is conveniently situated for local shops and facilities, many of which are within walking distance-including two OFSTED outstanding schools. Nearby facilities include three pubs, chemist, dentist and doctor surgeries and a Recreation Ground (Archery, Bowls, Cricket, Football and Tennis). Rural footpaths provide easy access to the countryside. (The printed brochure sets outs the information in full.)

Basingstoke town and shops are about 2 miles distant, as is Junction 6 of the M3 Motorway. From Basingstoke railway station a fast train to London Waterloo takes about 45 minutes, via Woking.

Services
Mains gas and drainage, water and electricity.

Tenure
Freehold

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 May 2012

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Floorplan 1

Ground Floor

Floorplan 2

First Floor

Floorplan 3

Cellar

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