Whitway House is a well-presented Grade II Listed detached residence of almost 7,500 sq. ft. set in approximately 3 acres with outbuildings including a gym and endless smart pool, stables and a manege.
Whitway House is a well-presented Grade II Listed detached residence offering almost 7,500 sq. ft. of bright and flexible accommodation, arranged over three floors with ground floor accommodation briefly comprising a welcoming reception hall, a spacious dual aspect drawing room, a good-sized dual aspect sitting room with feature fireplace and a well-proportioned dual aspect dining room with feature fireplace.
The ground floor accommodation is completed by a well-proportioned breakfast room with garden access opening to a generous dual aspect kitchen complete with a range of fitted units and modern integrated appliances together with a useful neighbouring utility room with cloakroom. Stairs from the reception hall lead down to the generous lower ground floor cellarage, currently configured as a play room, and up to the first floor accommodation which comprises a generous master bedroom suite with dressing room and spacious en suite bathroom with bath and separate walk-in shower together with five further well proportioned bedrooms, all serviced by a spacious contemporary family bathroom with bath and separate walk-in shower.
Set well back from the road, Whitway House is approached over a driveway leading to a very large gravelled courtyard offering turning and parking for multiple vehicles and with access to the garage and carport. An outdoor swimming pool with terrace to the front of the house, creates a stunning setting for the property and is an ideal space for summer entertaining. The outbuildings are arranged around the rest of the courtyard and briefly comprise a modern office-studio with A frame ceiling overlooking the main residence together with a large dual aspect gym and neighbouring dual aspect pool house with endless smart pool, both of which overlook the manège.
Outbuildings include a spacious barn with two sets of double doors to the grounds, ideal for a variety of uses, together with a haybarn, pump room, oil store and stores including a machinery store, oil tank and wood store.
The propertys four stables and hardstanding overlook the all-weather manège. There is a separate access to the stables and equestrian facilities allowing a degree of separation from the main house if required.
Whitway, North Hampshire
Whitway is a charming hamlet situated on the edge of the sought-after village of Burghclere, ideally located to the north of the North Wessex Downs and close to the well-known local areas of Beacon Hill and Watership Down, both designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty offering superb recreational opportunities.
The village of Burghclere has local junior and senior schools, some good local public houses including the renowned The Carnarvon Arms which is within easy walking distance of the property and an active village community. The nearby historic market town of Newbury offers a comprehensive range of amenities centred around its large market square including shops, restaurants, theatres and sporting facilities including The Watermill Theatre, Corn Exchange and Newbury Racecourse.
Communications links are excellent, with easy access to the M4 and M3 and the towns station offering regular trains to central London in around 90 minutes.
There are a wide range of schools in the area, both state and private. Of particular note are Burghclere Primary School, Woolton Hill Junior School, Thorngrove, Cheam, St.Gabriel's, Downe House, Horris Hill and Bradfield College.
• Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage.
• Council tax Band H
• Local authority: Basingstoke and Deane Council. Telephone 01256 844844
• Postcode: RG20 9LE