Malmesbury Road, St Leonards, Ringwood
- 0.31 Acre Plot
- Potential To Extend STPP
- Large Driveway And Frontage
- Cul De Sac Location
- Master Bedroom With En Suite
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- 30' x 16' 10" Attached Garage (Potential To Convert STPP)
- Approaching 2,000 Sq Ft
A spacious three bedroom detached bungalow | Approaching 2,000 sq ft | Master bedroom with a large en-suite bathroom | Approx 0.31 acres | Potential to extend STPP | Prime location | Large double width driveway and frontage | 30ft double garage | Annex potential.
A spacious three bedroom detached bungalow with a footprint approaching 2,000 square feet including a 30′ attached double garage, which, subject to the necessary consents, may offer potential to create additional accommodation or a self contained annex. The property, which was originally built in 1968 offers well planned accommodation, including a master bedroom with a large en-suite bathroom, a further bathroom serves the other two bedrooms and the kitchen/dining room has been refitted in more recent times. The property benefits from thermostatically gas fired warm air central heating with a ‘cooler air’ summer function, aside from the reception hall that is independently heated via air source heat pump. Mahogany effect PVCu double glazed windows and white PVCu soffits, facias, guttering and downpipes for ease of maintenance. Outside the property stands on a wide garden plot of approximately 0.31 acres, and benefits from a triple width driveway providing the bungalow with plenty of off road parking. In summary a well presented and extremely versatile property, which has the potential to extend STPP and is situated in a prime location.
The property is located in a cul de sac, within St Leonards – a small village adjacent to St Ives and Ashley Heath, on the outskirts of the historic market town of Ringwood, which offers diverse range of cafe’s, bars, restaurants and high street shops, including Waitrose, Sainsbury and Lidl. The area offers easy access to commuter routes via the A31/M27/M3 to Poole, Southampton, Winchester & London and the A338 to Bournemouth/the South Coast and Salisbury. Moors Valley and Avon Valley Country Parks both offering fabulous country walks and the latter 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 award winning sandy beaches.
Covered Front Entrance Porch | Paved step and stoned dressed pillar. Wall mounted metal letter box. PVCu double glazed mahogany effect front door with matching side panel windows leads into;
Impressive Reception Hallway | An ideal space for a social gathering. Vaulted ceiling with two velux style skylights. Two high wall mounted air conditioning units – served by an external wall mounted air source heat pump. Cold water connection for a washing machine. Vinyl tiled flooring. Obscured glazed rear door provides garden access. Door leads into;
Attached Garage | 30′ in length therefore for the motoring enthusiast, space for up to four vehicles. Glass fibre electric up and over door. High wall mounted RCD consumer unit. Gas services. Fitted worktop with drawers beneath. Matching wall hung cupboards. Adjacent floor mounted tall cupboard. Access to fully boarded attic space with slingbys style ladder and light. PVCu double glazed picture window. Mains water stop cock. Numerous power points and florescent strip lighting.
From the reception hall an aluminium framed double glazed door also leads into;
Inner Entrance Hall | Built in double airing cupboard, housing the gas fired Johnson Starley warm air central heating/domestic hot water boiler, factory lagged hot water cylinder and slatted shelving. Access to part boarded attic space via a slingsby style ladder. White panelled internal doors lead into;
Sitting Room | Approached via double multi-pane doors from the hallway. Front South Westerly aspect picture window with side opening casements. Further high wall mounted internal window provides borrowed light into the reception hall. Feature Purbeck stone open fireplace with a polished stone mantle and marble raised hearth. Gas point. Sliding multi-pane door leads into the Kitchen/Dining Room ( also served by a multi-pane door directly from the inner hall.
Kitchen/Dining Room | In the dining area; front South Westerly aspect casement window. Ample space for a dining table and chairs. Oak effect vinyl flooring flows through into the kitchen area; peninsula L shaped ‘granite effect’ laminated rolled edge work surfaces. Oak veneered cupboard and drawer units. Matching wall hung kitchen cupboards with LED downlights. Recessed space for a tall fridge freezer. In the main area of the kitchen are matching worktops with tiled splash backs. Inset Blanco white stone resin one and a half bowl sink unit with drainer. ‘Swan neck’ mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Oak veneered cupboards and drawers with led downlighters. Matching wall hung cabinets. 900mm range style dual fuel range cooker. Stainless steel finish externally venting extractor chimney above with a multi-speed fan and light. South East aspect kitchen window and adjacent kitchen door for side access.
Former Cloakroom | A fully tiled space plumbed in for a close couple wc and wash hand basin, or alternatively could be configured as a shower room.
Bathroom | Three quarter height tiling. White suite. Panelled bath with a thermostatic shower valve, slider rail and shower screen. Roca close coupled wc with a wooden seat. Roca pedestal basin with oval backlit mirror above. Shaver socket. Heated towel rail. Tempered glass shelves. Tiled floor.
Master Bedroom | Ample space for a freestanding triple wardrobe. Aluminium framed double glazed patio doors provides direct access onto the patio and overlooks the rear garden. High wall mounted TV aerial point. Door to;
En-Suite Bathroom | Five piece suite. Panelled bath with reproduction style mixer tap/shower attachment combination. Corner glazed shower cubicle with thermostatic shower valve. Contemporary style close coupled wc. Bidet. Vanity unit with tiled recess above and a back-lit mirror. Fitted shelved linen cupboard.
Bedroom Two | A rear aspect good size double bedroom. Oak veneered fitted wardrobes comprising of two doubles and a centre shelved cupboard.
Bedroom Three | A side aspect good size single bedroom.
The property enjoys a wide frontage, and is approached over a triple width tarmacadam driveway, with a concrete hardstanding to the left hand side – where there is sited an external store, as well as ample space for refuse/recycling bins. The driveway provides plenty of off road parking for numerous vehicles leading to the integral double width garage. Adjacent to the driveway is an area of lawn with a timber sleeper edged raised border to one side. The enclosed front garden area is well secluded by 6ft timber panel fencing. Side access into the rear garden is by way of timber gates to either side of the bungalow, although the main access is on the South East side, which is approximately 7′ 5″ wide and where there is an integral recessed area with a cold water connection and an external power point for a washing machine, there is also under soffit bulkhead lighting.
The rear garden comprises of a paved patio, which is retained by a low brick wall, adjacent to which is a step down to a lower paved area with a centre border, immediately behind the double garage. The patio areas then lead onto an expansive area of lawn enclosed by timber panel fencing. A timber built summer house and timber built shed, that are both sited on a paved hardstanding, are also positioned in the rear garden.