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A substantial family house believed to have been built in 1936, and designed in a classic Regency style. Internally the elegant accommodation is particularly light and spacious with high ceilings. All the principal roomsenjoy a southerly aspect over the gardens. There are 6 reception rooms, a study, and separate games room. It is ideally suited for entertaining, both formally and informally, and there is a large kitchen/breakfast room with Aga as well as a utility room and separate boot room.
Upstairs, the bedrooms are equally generous and served by 2 staircases. The fine main suite has both dressing room and bathroom, and there are then 7 further bedrooms and 3 further bathrooms set over the first and second floors.
Gillham's House in Gillhams Lan'e is conveniently located between the bustling towns of Haslemere and Liphook, which between them offer an excellent range of shopping facilities including Waitrose, Sainsbury's, and numerous restaurants, coffee bars and boutique style shops. The surrounding area is renowned for its beautiful open countryside much of which is owned by The National Trust including Hindhead Common and The Devil's Punchbowl. This provides superb riding, walking and cycling close at hand.
The A3 with the new Hindhead tunnel provides fast access to the south coast, and Guildford and the M25 to the north.
There are many good schools in the area including The Royal, Highfield, Aldro, Amesbury, St Ives, King Edwards, and Charterhouse to name but a few.
Sporting facilities locally are excellent with high quality golf courses at Hankley Common, Liphook, and The West Surrey; polo at Cowdray Park; racing at Goodwood, Sandown Park, Ascot and Fontwell; and sailing off the south coast at Chichester.
Approached over a sweeping drive flanked by wide lawns and terminating in front of the house around an attractive planted turning circle.
Adjacent to the back, southern elevation of the house there is an extensive York flagstone terrace with a covered loggia for sheltered alfresco dining. From here wide steps descend to the main parkland gardens with expansive lawns interspersed with mature specimen trees and shrubs, together with banks of rhododendrons, azaleas and encompassed by a band of mature woodland ensuring complete privacy. Incorporated discreetly within the gounds is an outdoor heated swimming pool, tennis court, and children's play area with summerhouse. In all, the gardens and grounds extend to about 7 acres.
An additional 3.3 acres of pastureland, situated on the opposite side of Gillhams Lane is available for purchase by separate negotiation.
8 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms
6 recepetion rooms and kitchen/breakfast room
Integral double garage with games room above
Heated outdoor swimming pool and tennis court
beautiful south facing gardens and woodland in all about 7 acres
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