Hogs Back, Seale, Farnham

3 Bedroom Large portion of a Manor House

Guide Price £850,000

Originally built in the 1860’s, and set just outside the historical town of Farnham, this stunning Victorian three-bedroom home is offered to the market in excellent condition throughout. On approaching the property there is a sweeping driveway, accessed via secured access gates, that gives access to the private gated entrance and large circular parking area with double garage.

This converted mansion has been divided in to nine smaller apartments and this, the main apartment – that boasts high-ceilings and beautiful traditional features throughout, including; panelled shutters, sash windows, restored open fireplaces, attractive cornicing and a grand turned wooden staircase.

The large, delightful drawing room can be accessed off a spacious entrance hall, and has a wood burner and double aspect bay windows, arched bookcases and access via French styles doors to the property’s private gardens. To the side of the sitting room bay window through a hidden door is a bright panelled study with access door onto the sunny, and newly laid patio and garden.

To the other side of the hallway, the kitchen has been renovated to bring this large traditional kitchen and dining area into the 21st century, to include; underfloor heating with Karndean Flooring, an extensive newly fitted bespoke kitchen, separate washing machine and tumble dryer, with built in Bosch appliances and a fantastic breakfast bar with solid oak worktop. To the other side of this large room is ample additional space for a large dining table and chairs along with a feature marble fireplace and great storage. There is rear access door to the exterior (communal) courtyard and gardens.

Moving up the turned wooden staircase, the stained glass arched window is a real feature, before reaching bedroom three, a double room that has been extended by the current owners recently. The main landing area is large, bathed in light and colour from the stained-glass window. Bedroom two is grand in size with; a large sash window, fantastic full height built in storage, a beautiful fireplace and views over the sweeping driveway.
The renovated family bathroom comprises; a full bath with shower and screen over and a large traditional basin and toilet. Painted tongue and groove panelling frames the walls, whilst the floor and bath/shower area have been fully newly tiled.

The spacious master bedroom, with two large sash windows, a feature wardrobe (built-in), an open fire place and views over the private garden to the valleys and countryside beyond. The large en-suite attached comprises of; a large walk in glass sided shower cubical fitted with Aqualisa double shower, alongside a large basin set in a complimentary unit, a traditional toilet, a large sash window and full heated towel rail.

The substantial private garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, hedges and plant beds. It has been landscaped by the current vendors and has a covered hot tub, a large lodge style garden room and a newly laid patio.

The property is within a short drive to Farnham train station giving access to London in less than 1 hour and the south coast. The property is also conveniently located for driving access to the A31 and A3, along with the A331 to the M3. Farnham is a charming and popular market town with a combination of boutique and popular shops and a vast range of restaurants. Major supermarkets include the large Waitrose and Sainsbury’s. There are also a huge number of fantastic walks possible directly from the house including access to the North Downs Way trail which is reached within minutes of leaving the house. Nearby Woodland trusts include Paradise Wood, Farnham Park, Bourne Wood and Alice Holt with Farnham Golf Club (The Sands) and Hankley Common Golf Club nearby too.

Key features

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Large portion of a Manor House
  • Private gated entrance
  • Circular parking area with double garage


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