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This is one of our Equestrian Properties.
EQUESTRIAN - A beautifully appointed and exceptionally spacious attached house with equestrian facilities standing on Shortheath Common. There is a feeling of being detached and the house is not overlooked. The existing owners have carefully extended the house to create an ideal family home with well-proportioned rooms and a flexible but practical layout. The living accommodation includes a stunning 26' / 7.93m sitting room with fireplace and wood burning stove, dining room and study. The accommodation is complemented by a 29'9 / 9.06m kitchen/breakfast room. The kitchen provides an ideal space for everyday living and is fitted with a range of cabinets, granite work surfaces and a Rangemaster stove. The five bedrooms include two spacious bedroom suites and a bathroom. Of note, each of the shower and bathrooms are fitted with traditional white sanitary ware including a roll top bath in the family bathroom. Externally, there is a range of useful outbuildings including five stables and a large garage/workshop. There is also a self-contained annexe enjoying fabulous views over the grazing land to the rear. For information, the current owners lease paddocks extending to about 4.42 acres on an annual basis. It is understood that the new owners could continue this arrangement. In addition, it may be possible to rent an additional 7.66 acres by separate negotiation.
This property is featured by our Equestrian department.
The house occupies a very special location adjoining and with direct access to Shortheath Common, a protected area of special scientific interest, providing ample opportunity for many country pursuits and hacking. The active village of Oakhanger has a church, public house, village hall and central play area. The larger village of Selborne is renowned for its association with Gilbert White and has a shop/post office, primary school and a public house. The historic market towns of Alton and Petersfield have a good range of High Street shops and weekly and specialist markets. Both towns have sports centres and good senior schools, Alton has a popular further education college. There are good transport links with mainline stations at Liphook, Petersfield and Alton. Services - Mains drainage, oil fired central heating, calor gas range.
There is a secluded area of garden to the front with a hot tub. There are also a number of outside alfresco entertaining and spaces, one providing good cover from the elements and the other enjoying an open aspect and views over the garden. There are also two areas of land available by separate negotiation. The garage incorporates a wc and sink and to the rear there are two more stables.
Local Authority: East Hampshire District Council.
Additional land (about 4.42 acres) currently rented from MOD
Additional 7.66 acres available to rent by separate negotiation
26'/7.93m Sitting Room
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