A superb and spacious modern country house offering excellent accommodation with attractive aspects over the gardens and grounds of 1.9 acres. The house boasts a total of some 9650 sq feet of space ideal for a growing family in this very pleasant and private location. NO ONWARD CHAIN
A superb and spacious modern country house offering excellent accommodation with most attractive views over the gardens and grounds. The house boasts a total of some 9650 sq feet of space ideal for a growing family in this very pleasant location. You enter the house into a spacious and impressive entrance hall with limestone flooring giving access to the drawing room, dining room, study (all with oak flooring) and the kitchen breakfast room with the limestone flooring continuing into this area. The kitchen is a hand painter shaker style bespoke design and is comprehensive fitted with excellent storage, centre island with contrasting granite and wooden worktops with a separate tall dresser. There is a three door fitted gas Aga and adjoining Aga module with other fitments including a Quooker tap Miele dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. Off the kitchen is access to a substantial family room with oak flooring and into the garden room, walk-in pantry and utility room having limestone flooring. To the first floor are 5 comfortable bedrooms with the master suite having a separate sitting area, a stunning one off en suite bathroom with freestanding slipper bath and a separate dressing area. There are 4 further bathrooms all en suite to the remaining bedrooms and on the second floor is bedroom 6/games room with adjoining sitting room with en suite shower room and small kitchen.
Situation Temple Lodge is located on The Moor Park Estate which is one of the most highly regarded residential locations within the Farnham area and well known for its substantial and individual properties on good sized plots. The Moor Park Estate forms part of an area designated as being of Great Landscape Beauty. The historic Georgian market town of Farnham offers a good range of shopping facilities and recreational and cultural pursuits, while the town of Guildford with its Cathedral offers a further choice of comprehensive facilities. Communications are excellent with access to the A31, A331, M3 (Junc. 4) and the A3 all providing good access to the national motorway network as well as both Heathrow and Gatwick airports. There are mainline stations at Farnham (from 53 minutes) and Guildford (from 37 minutes) providing trains to London Waterloo. There is a superb choice of schooling in the area including Barfield, Edgeborough, Moor House, Frensham Heights, Aldro, St Catherines, Lord Wandsworth College and Charterhouse. The surrounding countryside and National Trust land provide superb opportunities for walking, riding and cycling. Sailing is also available on Frensham Great Pond. There is horse racing at Ascot, Goodwood and Sandown Park and also polo competitions at Cowdray Park Nr Midhurst in West Sussex. There is a good choice of golf courses in the area.
Outside The house sits proud in its plot with formal and informal pretty gardens totalling about 1.9 acres and being slightly elevated with the most attractive views from major rooms overlooking the grounds in this wonderful sylvan setting. Access to the house is via automatic gates opening to a sweeping drive leading up to a detached garage block with remote controlled double opening wooden doors. There is ample parking and turnaround. Above the garage is a most useful room which could be used for occasional bedroom/study or studio and has shower facilities. The gardens comprises of good sized formal lawn areas with numerous mature trees, shrubs and hedges interspersed throughout the garden with well stocked flower beds offering a good amount of privacy and seclusion. There are a number of designated relaxing and seating areas around the house plus a most attractive sun terrace running across the back of the house. Also there is a covered area ideal for alfresco dining entertaining and accessed from the drawing room. There are steps leading to the lower parts of the garden mostly informal with access to a full size tennis court and separate changing room and equipment storage.
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