Heather Close, St Leonards, Ringwood
A beautifully presented three double bedroom detached bungalow offering spacious, well planned and tastefully decorated accommodation, that has been progressively extended and modernised to a demanding specification.
A beautifully presented three double bedroom detached bungalow offering spacious, well planned and tastefully decorated accommodation, that has been progressively extended and modernised to a demanding specification. The bungalow features an extremely spacious and ‘light filled’ open plan kitchen breakfast room/dining room/living room, and bedrooms one and two both offer en-suites. The property benefits from gas fired central heating, underfloor heating in the living room, PVCu framed double glazed windows, and labour saving white PVCu soffits, facias, guttering and downpipes. Externally the bungalow stands impressively on a wide garden plot of about a quarter of an acre. The front garden area is mainly laid to block paving affording the property plentiful off road parking, leading to an oak frame car port and detached garage beyond. The well secluded Southerly aspect rear garden features a large timber built garden studio, that may be suitable to be adapted for a variety of ancillary purposes – subject to the necessary consents, such as a home office or an annex for a dependent.
St Leonards is a small village adjacent to St Ives and Ashley Heath on the outskirts of the historic market town of Ringwood. The area offers easy access to commuter routes via the A31/M27 to London and the A338 to Bournemouth and Poole. Equally Ferndown and West Moors are closely accessible by car. Moors Valley Country Park is under 2 miles away offering fabulous country walks and an 18 hole golf course. Transport links include the coach service to London from Ringwood and the nearest train station is Bournemouth. Regular bus routes are close at hand to all major towns. The New Forest National Park is within a short drive as is the Jurassic Coastline with its fabulous and award winning sandy beaches.
The Southerly aspect rear garden, has an enclosed decked patio with LED perimeter lighting, which then leads onto an expanse of lawn bounded by high laurel hedging which affords the rear garden a high degree of privacy. In the rear garden there is also sited a timber built summer house with fluorescent strip lighting and an adjacent timber garden shed. A further insulated timber built garden studio, with electric power and light, has been erected towards the bottom the garden with PVCu double glazed French doors leading into the main studio area – with two smaller areas immediately adjacent – subject to the necessary consents in may be possible to create a home office or ancillary accommodation for a dependent relative. Adjacent to the studio there is a circular paved patio and barbeque.
The bungalow is approached via an ornate sliding electric gate to either side of which are impressive rendered and white colour washed pillars with contemporary style coach lighting, which leads to a wide expanse of block paving that extends across the full width of the front of the bungalow creating plentiful off road parking. There is an impressive oak framed carport to the side of the bungalow, and also a detached garage with an electric roller door, as well as electric power and light, and a door way opening into a separate workshop area at the rear with a laminated work bench, and adjacent deep walk in storage room , personal PVC side door provides direct access into the rear garden. The rear garden can also be approached via access points from either side of the bungalow that are secured by timber screen gates.