6 bedroom country house for sale

CHAWTON, Nr Alton, Hampshire

Offers in Excess of £1,550,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

* Exceptional farmhouse with gardens and paddocks of around 7 acres * 6 bedrooms * 3 bath/shower rooms * Magnificent drawing room with 19’6” high vaulted ceiling * stunning kitchen/dining room overlooking southerly facing garden * Outbuildings include a substantial barn with mezzanine area over, 4 stables, tack room, feed store and outside office with large covered area to side

The Farmhouse was converted from two former cottages some 10 years ago, and has been constructed in period barn style, with a wealth of exposed oak timbers, high vaulted ceilings, limestone flagged flooring to the ground floor, under floor heating, panoramic views to the front, integrated Sonos sound system to all main rooms, comprehensive security system and planning consent previously granted in 2010 for a triple garage. Other features include water softner, filter, cat 5 wiring to main rooms, oak latch doors and architraves.

The accommodation includes a large central hall with large oak outer door and turned oak staircase, cloakroom/wc, a magnificent drawing room with 19’6” high vaulted ceiling and full height feature window to the front, together with brick/flint chimney breast with log burning stove and heavy, exposed wall and ceiling timbers, family room with French doors to garden and large store room off, kitchen/dining room with part vaulted ceiling and full width windows to the front, quality range of custom built units, including Mercury range, integrated dishwasher, fridge and separate fridge/freezer, utility room, shower/wc, boot room and useful study.

On the first floor a wide gallery landing provides access to the five main bedrooms, including the master suite with walk-in dressing room and en suite shower room/wc. There is also a family bathroom.

Outside, there is an attractively landscaped formal garden, with extensive areas of terracing, lawn, outside WC and well stocked beds and borders, adjoining and overlooking the paddocks, all of which extends to circa 7 acres.

Outbuildings include a substantial barn with mezzanine area over, 4 stables, tack room and feed store.

There is also an outside office, covered log store and boiler house housing the Baxi log fired central heating system located to the Western boundary.

The domestic hot water system is supplemented by solar panels.

Services: Mains drainage and electric. LPG is used for cooking and a wood fired boiler is used for the central heating.

Accessed via private drive that is owned by Eastfield Farm and maintenance split 75% - Naturetrek and 25% Eastfield Farm.
EPC: e(39)

From Farnham take the A31 towards Winchester. At the Chawton roundabout turn left onto Winchester Road and proceed past Jane Austen's house on the left and continue round the sharp right hand bend, where the property can be found along on the right hand side.



Property ref: 121_628_1795942

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13 October 2016

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  • Bentley (5.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Alton (1.2 mi)
  • Bentley (5.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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15 Downing Street, Farnham, GU9 7PB

01252 915064 Local call rate

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