Savills | Kite Hill, Selborne, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 3LA | Property for sale
3,184 sq ft(295.80 sq m)
Guide price £2,100,000

Kite HillSelborne, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 3LA

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in June 2022
  • Versatile detached barn/carport
  • Paddock & tennis court
  • Desirable rural location on the edge of a historic village
  • Direct access to Selborne Hanger with its well-known Zig Zag walk

Beautiful well-presented home with spectacular south east facing views with versatile detached barn, paddock and tennis court.

About this property

  • Kite Hill is an attractive white rendered property in a remarkable elevated rural position with spectacular south east facing views. The property provides versatile living with wonderful proportions and natural light throughout with the principal living and bedroom accommodation being situated on the south east side, fully taking in the endless view.

    An attractive open storm porch opens into a welcoming reception hall flowing through the ground floor.

    A fabulous feature of the ground floor is the triple aspect drawing room with an elegant fireplace, fitted with a log burner and French doors leading out to the substantial terrace.

    An additional reception room with a brick fireplace used as a comfortable and cosy family room/TV Den, which could also provide for a formal dining room.

    The family dining kitchen has recently been refurbished with a stylish cabinetry with granite work tops and splash back, integrated appliances, arranged around an island with a breakfast bar. The dining area, with built in bench seating is perfectly located to take in the view whilst dining.

    Next to the kitchen is a generous boot room/utility room with connecting boiler room.

    A galleried staircase leads to a generous landing and spacious bedroom accommodation, with three bedrooms enjoying the incredible view. The principal bedroom has built in wardrobes and an adjoining dressing room and an en suite bathroom with a separate walk-in shower. There are four further bedrooms and a family bathroom.

    From the village the property is approached by a lane leading up Kite Hill. At the very top, the lane becomes the sweeping driveway for the property arriving at generous parking area, offering a fantastic arrival to the property.

    There is a detached barn comprising a double bay carport, garden store and a sizeable ground and first floor rooms with vaulted ceilings. The barn can provide a multitude of purposes, including gym, office space and storage or additional living accommodation STPP.

    The garden is mainly laid to lawn, planted with mature shrubs and trees including flowering cherry and fruit trees, with striking views over your own paddock to the surrounding countryside.

    To the south and east side of the property is a broad sun terrace, an excellent alfresco dining and entertaining area.

    Leading from the terrace is a gate opening directly onto Selborne Common.

    There is also a tennis court and a paddock of about 2.5 acres

    In all about 4 acres.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This is a wonderful family home set in a private rural location with the most fantastic view.

Clive MoonProperty agent

Local information

  • Selborne is a picturesque sought after Hampshire village nestled in the South Downs National Park and Selborne Common, overlooked by Selborne Hanger with its well-known Zig Zag walk.
  • Selborne is a desirable village with many historic and attractive properties, The Gilbert White Museum where there is a coffee shop/restaurant and shop, public house, florist, church and a village hall.
  • Although a rural location, the market towns of Alton (5.4 miles) and Petersfield (8.7 miles) both offer a comprehensive shops including a Waitrose and Sainsbury supermarkets along with sporting and leisure facilities.
  • The Georgian market town of Farnham (14 miles) has a good range of High Street and independent shops, cafes and restaurants.
  • The A31 and A3 are close by providing swift access to the M3, M25 and the national motorway network, Southampton, Gatwick and Heathrow airports as well as the south coast.
  • Mainline stations offering services to London Waterloo can be found in Alton (from 1 hr 7 minutes) and Petersfield (1 hour and 5 minutes).
  • There is a selection of schools in the area including Selborne Primary School, Highfield in Liphook, Amery Hill and Alton College in Alton, Bedales and Churcher's College in Petersfield and Bohunt and Highfield & Brookham School in Liphook.
  • The surrounding rolling Hampshire countryside offers endless scope for walking and riding on miles of footpaths and bridleways to which there is direct access from the grounds of the house with stunning views.

Additional information

  • Services; Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.
  • Agents notes; Photos taken in 2017. New kitchen photos taken in March 2022.
  • EPC Rating = D
  • Tenure = Freehold