Front Elevation
1,776 sq ft(165 sq m)
Guide price £650,000

Poors Farm RoadOld Basing, Hampshire, RG24 7AY

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in September 2019
  • Requiring modernization throughout
  • 0.75 of an acre
  • Countryside location
  • No Chain

Charming farmhouse in the heart of the Hampshire countryside

About this property

  • Poors Farmhouse is a charming detached family house situated in a rural location amongst open countryside. Understood to have been built in the 18th century Poors Farmhouse is a Grade II listed, attractive timber framed house, with the frame exposed on the north-west and south-east gables with red brick and tiled roof.
    Although requiring updating throughout, the accommodation is bright and well laid-out with the ground floor comprising a kitchen, walk in pantry, utility room and cloakroom. Both the living room and dining room enjoy double aspect views out to the garden and countryside. The first floor accommodates a master bedroom with its own wc, two further bedrooms and a family bathroom.

    Gardens and Grounds
    Poors Farmhouse is approached off a single track lane through a 5-bar gate, leading to the front of the property. The garden surrounds the property on all sides, mainly laid to lawn with boarders of established shrubs and trees.

    Outbuildings
    At the front of the property, adjacent to the drive is a Grade II listed Granary. An early 19th century square timber frame, with old tile roof and weather-boarded walls.

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Local information

  • Old Basing 1.7 miles (2.73 km), Hook and Hook Station 3.5 miles (5.63 km) Basingstoke 4.1 miles (6.59 km), Farnham 12.1 miles (19.47 km), London 44.8 miles (72.09km). All distances are approximate.
  • Poors Farmhouse is located in an attractive rural setting between Old Basing and Hook. Old Basing is renowned for its attractive period architecture and properties. Within the village is a bakery, village store, public houses, doctors and dental surgeries, and an infant and primary school. Basingstoke town centre, within two miles, provides more extensive shopping and recreational facilities.
  • Though a rural location, Poor Farmhouse is ideally placed for commuters, being within reach Basingstoke and Hook stations providing trains to London Waterloo (from 45 minutes) and there is good access to the M3 and M4 motorways.
  • Schools nearby include Sherfield School, The Loddon School, Hook Infant and Junior School, Robert May's, Daneshill, Lord Wandsworth College.
  • Recreational facilities include golf at nearby Tylney Hall, riding and walking in Bramshill Forest and racing at Newbury.
  • The surrounding area is very well known for its fine Hampshire countryside providing outstanding opportunities for walking, riding and country pursuits generally.

Additional information

  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Services: Mains water and Electricity. Private drainage. Oil fuelled central heating.
  • Local Authority: Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council 01256 844844
  • Directions: Proceed south on the M3 at come off at Junction 5. Exit it roundabout via the first exit onto the A287 towards Newnham. At the cross roads and The Hogget PH turn left onto London Road the A30. Ensure you are in the right hand land and after a mile and come off right at The Y Knot Inn and follow Water End Lane and follow to the next junction. At the T Junction, turn left onto Pot Lane, then at the next T Junction, turn right onto Poors Farm Road. Poors Farmhouse will be the next property on your right.
  • EPC Exempt