Savills | Compton Cottages, Moor Park Way, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8EL | Property for sale
873 sq ft(81.10 sq m)
Guide price £795,000

Compton CottagesMoor Park Way, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8EL

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Wing of a former Victorian School
  • 349 sq ft detached barn
  • The property would benefit from refurbishment and improvement throughout
  • Elevated position with views over Moor Park Valley and the River Wey
  • Within 1.3 miles of the town centre and train station

Charming cottage with potential in an elevated position offering any incoming purchaser the scope for up-dating and enlargement (STPP) including a detached barn.

About this property

  • 3 Compton Cottages dates from 1850's and is a charming house in an elevated position and offers any incoming purchaser the scope for up-dating and enlargement (STPP), including a 349 sq ft detached barn which could be connected to the property and converted to extend the living space. The property would benefit from refurbishment and improvement throughout.

    This property comprises an entrance hall with understairs storage, a spacious sitting room with open fireplace and wooden flooring and a large fitted kitchen/breakfast room with tiled floor and fitted natural timber cabinetry and fitted appliances.

    Upstairs on the first floor are three bedrooms, the principal bedroom with views across the valley and a further double and single bedroom, all serviced by the family bathroom.

    Outside, the house is approached via a drive offering parking and access to the garage (which require renovating or replacing). Surrounding the house is gravelled terrace where there are raised vegetable beds and a lawn area with an array of shrubs and mature trees and has wonderful far reaching views over Moor Park Valley and the River Wey. Additionally there is a wild area of land surrounding the property, offering great privacy. The grounds measure approximately 0.8 acre.

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Local information

  • The property is situated in a wonderful South Farnham location with immediate access to the start of the highly desirable North Downs Way and the more local Moor Park Trail.
  • Compton Cottages is within 1.3 miles of the town centre and train station. Farnham town offers a comprehensive selection of amenities, a Waitrose and Sainsbury's, a selection of branded and independent shops and restaurants with a number of restaurants on the picturesque Castle St and Lion and Lamb Yard. The Maltings arts centre offers theatre, film and crafts and there is also a leisure centre.
  • Opening in 2021 is the new Brightwells Yard complex bringing a new shopping centre with a six screen cinema, M&S Food, restaurants, town square and public gardens.
  • A more extensive variety of shopping and recreational facilities are available in the nearby county town of Guildford.
  • Farnham's mainline station provides fast trains to London Waterloo from 53 minutes. The A31 and A3 both provide swift access to the national motorway network as well as Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
  • There are a number of schools in the area including South Farnham, St Poly Carps Primary, Weydon School, More House, Edgeborough, Frensham Heights and Barfield.
  • There are a variety of golf courses close by including Farnham Golf Club and Hankley Common and the flagship club David Lloyd located close to the centre of town.
  • Farnham has some wonderful countryside nearby providing excellent opportunities for walking, cycling and other outdoor pursuits including Hankley, Frensham and Thursley Commons, Bourne Woods and Alice Holt Forest.

Additional information

  • Services; Mains water and Electric. Shared cess pit. LPG gas fired central heating
  • EPC Rating = G
  • Tenure = Freehold