An extended and superbly modernised three bedroom, three reception character property with a rear garden in excess of 130ft and large garage/workshop. This wonderfully spacious home offers many features including a woodburning stove, open fire, stripped wood floors and large family room.
SUMMARY An extended and superbly modernised three bedroom, three reception character property with a rear garden in excess of 130ft and large timber frame garage/workshop with brick skirt and oak cladding. This wonderfully spacious home offers many features including a woodburning stove, open fire, stripped wood floors and a large family room. The property benefits from UPVC double glazing and gas central heating with downstairs cloakroom/WC, three good sized first floor bedrooms and a four piece family bathroom suite and has Building Regulation approval for a loft room conversion.
SITUATION A sought after road and popular location within catchment for local schools and within easy reach of Ringwood Town Centre. Commuter routes are close at hand with easy access to London via the A31/M27 and further afield. The New Forest National Park is but a short drive with hectares of beautiful heathland and countryside offering spectacular walks, biking and riding as are the award winning sandy beaches of the Jurassic Coastline. There are many Nature Reserves within easy reach including the Blashford Lakes and the Wildlife Trust Sites. This location offers plentiful Country Inns and fine dining and many are within walking distance. Regular bus routes are within easy reach as is the coach service to London from Ringwood. Train Stations are from Christchurch or Bournemouth.
ACCOMMODATION An inviting and traditional entrance hall with access to the downstairs cloakroom/WC. There is an attractive stripped wood floor, open balustrade staircase with carpet runner to the first floor and a useful storage cupboard. The living room benefits from a good quality woodburning stove with a wood fire surround and offers a characterful bay window to front aspect. The sitting room has an open fireplace with wood surround and stripped wood floor also offering aspect to the front. The beautifully fitted kitchen complements the property in many ways and opens onto a large family room, fitted with a Butcher’s Block worktop and a matching centre lsland unit contrasting well with the stripped wood floors in the family room. Within the good range of base level cupboards there is a Range Cooker with a fitted matching extractor hood and tiled splashback. The fridge freezer is integrated within an upright matching unit and there is ceramic single bowl, single drainer sink unit with chrome monobloc tap, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. The family room enjoys plenty of natural light through large double glazed casement doors and windows with roof veluxes. There is a built in cupboard accommodating the gas fired boiler and a stable style door leads from the far end of the room to the rear garden.
Stairs from the entrance hall lead to the first floor landing where there is access to the loft space (There exists Building Regulation approval for a loft room conversion) and the first floor bedrooms and bathroom. Bedroom one and two face to front aspect and have stripped wood floors lending character to the rooms. Bedroom three is currently used as a hobby room and overlooks the rear garden. The main family bathroom has been tastefully modernised and offers a claw foot style bath with separate shower cubicle and matching pedestal wash hand basin with a low flush WC.
EXTERNALLY The property is situated on a generous size plot with a good size frontage offering a nice size garden that is well manicured and laid to lawn and a long driveway providing plenty of off road parking. There are secure wooden gates to the side of the property which allow access to the rear garden and bespoke workshop.
The workshop is a substantial outbuilding which has been built to a high specification, a timber frame construction with brick skirt and oak cladding under a brick tiled roof with double doors at the front and a side door. There are UPVC double glazed windows on the side and rear and it provides for power and light. The roof offers good storage options and the general floor space is good. The structure is suitable for a variety of uses and easily adaptable to a home office or other overspill accommodation to the main house.
The rear garden is in excess of 130ft in length by 50ft at the widest point with a large section at the rear of the house dedicated to a neatly laid patio. Alongside the house and patio for easy access is a well built wood store which abuts the side access from the front. The rear garden is subdivided by flower and shrub planting with lawned areas neatly bordered among slate chippings with a fire pit and vegetable plot. The garden is well enclosed by mature hedging and panelled fencing.
AGENT’S NOTE The property has the benefit of Building Regulation Approval for a loft room and WC. Plans are available for inspection upon request.