A handsome and substantial 1930’s family house of 6530 sqft set within beautiful south facing gardens and parkland ground of about 7 acres
Gillhams House is a substantial 6530 sq. ft. family house believed to have been designed and built in 1936 of attractive mellow brick elevations in a classic Regency style. Internally the accommodation is particularly spacious and light profiting from elegant high ceilings with all the principal rooms enjoying a southerly aspect over the gardens. This is a house superbly suited to entertaining both formally and informally with the benefit of 6 reception rooms together with a study and separate games room. In addition, a generous kitchen/breakfast room with Aga is well complemented by the usual domestic offices. The bedroom accommodation is equally generous and served by 2 staircases with a fine main suite comprising of bedroom, dressing room and bathroom together with 7 further double bedrooms and 3 further bathrooms set over the first and second floors.
Gillhams House is conveniently positioned betwixt the bustling towns of Liphook and Haslemere. The former offers an excellent range of shopping facilities including Waitrose, Sainsbury’s supermarkets and a host of restaurants, coffee bars and boutique style shops. The surrounding area is renowned for its beautiful open countryside ideally suited to walking and riding, much of which is owned by the National Trust including Hindhead Common and the Devil’s Punchbowl. Close by, the A3 with the new Hindhead Tunnel provides fast access to Guildford, the south coast and also the M25 at Wisley. There are many good schools in the area including The Royal, Highfield, Amesbury, St. Ives and King Edwards to name but a few. For the sporting enthusiast facilities abound including numerous high quality golf courses namely, Hankley Common, Blackmoor, Liphookand the West Surrey; polo at Cowdray Park, horse racing at Goodwood, Sandown Park, Ascot and Fontwell with sailing off the south coast at Chichester.
A3 – 3 miles, Liphook 2.7 miles, (London Waterloo 1 hr 10 min) Haslemere 2.9 miles (London Waterloo 50 min), Godalming 11 miles (London Waterloo 47 min), Guildford 16 miles, Central London 48 miles, Chichester Harbour 31 miles
- An additional 3.3 acres of pasture is available by separate negotiation