Savills | Upper Lambourn, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 8QW | Properties for sale
3,675 sq ft(341.42 sq m)
Guide price £1,500,000

Upper LambournHungerford, Berkshire, RG17 8QW

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Glorious views
  • Lovely light rooms
  • Annex accommodation
  • Swimming pool
  • Racehorse training stables

Spacious family house with outstanding views. The property also benefits from a paddock, swimming pool and a modern stable yard which is currently rented out.

About this property

  • Frenchmans House is a light, generous and versatile family house set in a peaceful edge of village location. The house is superbly presented and has glorious views over the Lambourn Downs and nearby gallops. There is a 2-bed annex which is part of the main house but can be independent with separate access, and a modern professional stable yard currently let to an established racehorse trainer providing rental income. With ample parking, enclosed front and rear gardens and a covered swimming pool, the house overlooks its own one-acre paddock beyond the front garden.

    The House
    The five bedroom house has undergone extensive refurbishment and modernisation in recent years and now provides approximately 3167ft² (294.2m²) of spacious flexible accommodation with a superb master suite with a full length south facing balcony. The annex of approximately 508ft² (47.2m²) can be used either as accommodation or home office accessed through the house or via the back garden. The property stands in good gardens which are enclosed by matching brick walls and fences. There is a 40ft x 17ft covered swimming pool in the rear garden.

    Stable Yard
    A fine yard built of brick and tile approached under an attractive archway it comprises 20 loose boxes and an office/feed/tack room, open barn, muck heap area and one-acre turnout paddock in front of the house. Fully refurbished in 2014 with Scotts of Thrapston stable doors and a new Monarch 5-horse walker. The boxes measure approximately 12ft x 12ft (3.7m x 3.7m) and there are two corner boxes of approximately 17ft x 12ft (5.2m x 3.7m). The current lease to an established racehorse trainer could be continued, and further information may be obtained from the agents.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Simply fabulous views!

Liz McLeanProperty agent

Local information

  • Upper Lambourn occupies a glorious position on the Downs, with access to the Ridgeway nearby. Lambourn village with its Co-op, post office, churches, shops and surgeries is around 5 minutes away. There are several gastropubs nearby.
  • The property offers access to the M4 at Hungerford, with schools such as Pinewood nearby.

Additional information

  • Directions: From the centre of Lambourn proceed westerly along the B4000 towards Ashbury. After approximately 1.25 miles out of Lambourn, just before the delimit sign, turn right into High Street and then take the first left onto the broad bridleway leading to the house on your right.
  • EPC Rating = D