A character two double bedroom mid terrace Victorian cottage, a short distance from the historic town centre of Ringwood. The property offers well presented accommodation arranged over two floors with gas fired central heating and Upvc double glazed windows.
SUMMARY A character two double bedroom mid terrace Victorian cottage, a short distance from the historic town centre of Ringwood. The property offers well presented accommodation arranged over two floors with gas fired central heating and Upvc double glazed windows. Externally there is the added advantage of two parking spaces, paved front garden and an enclosed rear garden with a storeroom/workshop.
SITUATION Conveniently located within half a mile of the high street and close to public open space on the Bickerley, which includes picturesque riverside walks along the banks of the Avon and the Castleman trail, which follows the route of the former branch railway line out of Ringwood, through to Upton country park in Poole. The town centre is served by a comprehensive range of independent shops mainly in the high street and national retailers, including Waitrose, Sainsbury and Lidl. There are also numerous cafe’s, bars and restaurants offering a diverse culinary choice. Educational establishments within walking distance include a Junior/infants School on Hightown Road and the Ringwood Academy on Parsonage Barn Lane. The property is well placed for access to the A31 for Bournemouth and Salisbury via the A338, Poole and Southampton via M27. Express coach services serve London (Victoria), Heathrow and Gatwick on a regular basis.
ACCOMMODATION Hardwood part glazed front entrance door leads into the enclosed front entrance vestibule with further aluminium framed/Upvc coated double glazed entrance door into the front aspect sitting room; to either side of the chimney breast are fitted bookshelves, oak finish laminated flooring, doorway opening into the kitchen/breakfast room, which has been updated by the present owner; laminated work surfaces with inset single drainer sink unit, Crittal metal frame window above sink with views into the utility area, white gloss finish cupboard and drawer units beneath the work surfaces, matching wall hung kitchen cabinets and microwave oven, integrated Bosch four ring gas hob, electric fan assisted oven/grill beneath, Hotpoint extractor canopy above, space for a tall ‘American style’ fridge/freezer, ample space for a breakfast table and chairs, oak finish laminated flooring, staircase rises out of the kitchen/breakfast room to the first floor, door way opening leads into a vestibule with a fitted work surface and double cupboard beneath, wall hung kitchen cabinet and shelf above, sliding door leads directly into the ground floor bathroom; panelled bath with shower attachment, shower rail and curtain above, fully tiled surround, low flush wc and wash hand basin both with half tiled surrounds, mirror above basin, wall mounted electric fan heater, mirror fronted medicine cabinet, vinyl tile effect flooring, rear aspect obscured double glazed window. A further half glazed door from the vestibule leads into a utility area; work surface with fitted cupboards and space for washing machine and tumble dryer beneath, shelf above with a row of coat hooks, half glazed external door provides direct garden access. The first floor landing offers access to the loft, doors to two double bedrooms; front and rear aspects. The rear bedroom has a deep cupboard housing the Gloworm central heating/domestic hot water boiler and a shelved linen storage cupboard.
EXTERNALLY There are two allocated car parking spaces immediately in front of the cottage beyond which a picket garden gate provides access into the enclosed paved front garden area. To the rear there is a pretty cottage garden which is partially paved, adjacent to which is an artificial lawn, and a vegetable garden. At the bottom of the garden there is a useful storage room of block/brick construction, approx. 9′ x 10′ 6".