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7 bedroom country house for sale

Calshot, Hampshire

Guide Price £880,000

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A substantial Grade II listed property with outbuildings located close to the Sea in the New Forest national park. Ower House is set in approx four acres of secluded grounds and woodlands and has great access to the open forest via a gravel track adjoining the copse. The property manages to combine the grandeur of old world living with the convenience of modern day amenities. The house has a wonderful history and an inspection is essential to appreciate this important Country House.

Property ref: 121_705_1149311

Drawing Room 
23' x 15' 6" (7.01m x 4.72m) Double aspect to the south and west. Open fire with a marble surround and hearth with a painted wooden mantle over. Two sets of French doors leading onto the garden with original shutters. Double sliding doors leading to the Dining room. Feature windowed alcove. Two double radiators. Original plaster coving.

Dining Room 
13' 6" x 15' 6" (4.11m x 4.72m) Double aspect room to the south and east. French doors leading onto the garden with original shutters. Gas coal effect fire in a marble surround and hearth with a wooden mantle over. Double sliding doors leading to the Drawing room. Two radiators. Original plaster coving.

Doors to front elevation, gardens and to all principle rooms.

Breakfast Area 
16' x 11' 7" (4.88m x 3.53m) Feature deep 180 degree bay window with a window seat. Radiator. Potterton Kingfisher floor mounted mains gas fired boiler for hot water and central heating. High level electrical cupboard.

Family Shower room 
Recently refurbished by the current vendor, fitted white suite comprising of fully enclosed shower with extra emersion shower, low level WC, inset wash hand basin, heated towel rail.

Shower Room 
Recently refurbished to a high standard to include a double power shower with sliding glazed doors. Fitted work surface with cupboard and drawers under. Low level wc. Partly tiled walls. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Ladder style towel rail/radiator. Polished oak stripped floor.

Second Floor Landing 
Large built in to the eaves storage cupboards. Double aspects to the east and west.

Bedroom Four 
15' 6" x 12' 6" (4.72m x 3.81m) Southerly aspect. Beamed walls and ceiling. Built in wardrobe cupboard. Electric storage heater. View over the solent.

Bedroom Five 
15' 6" x 12' 4" (4.72m x 3.76m) Built in wardrobe cupboard. Beamed walls and ceiling. Access to the roof space. View to the Isle of Wight.

Bedroom Six 
14' 9" x 11' 6" (4.50m x 3.51m) Built in wardrobe cupboard. Beamed walls and ceiling. Access to eaves storage.

Bedroom Seven 
16' 6" x 11' 9" (5.03m x 3.58m) Beamed walls and ceiling. Eaves storage cupboard. Electric storage heater. Access to the roof space.

18' 7" x 21' 3" (5.66m x 6.48m) Accessed from the rear is a double garage.

The gardens are a spectacular asset to the property and are mainly laid to lawn, with an array of shrub borders and maturing evergreens, there is also an area of woodland. There is a five bar gate from the woodland which gives you access via a bridleway to The New Forest.

'L' shaped slate range of Outbuildings including fully fitted office 33' 9" x 16' (10.29m x 4.88m) with electric storage heating and a propane gas fired stove. Adjoining store with kitchenette and door to WC. Separate door leading to the outside. Annexe room with kitchenette, sitting area and Mezzanine area with bed. Workshops and Greenhouse.

Special feature 
Please note there is a paddock adjoining the land that can be purchased by separate negotiation.


12' 0" x 11' (3.66m x 3.35m) Comprehensive range of wall and base level units with granite work surfaces over. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with a mixer, Bosh four ring gas hob with a Smeg stainless steel cooker hood over, Ignis oven, space and plumbing for washing machine, dishwasher, and tumble drier. Wine rack, drawer unit and corner display areas. Fitted refrigerator and freezer. Tiled splash backs, tiled flooring. Feature windows into the hallway allowing extra light.

White suite of low level wc and pedestal wash hand. Electric heated chrome towel rail. Partly tiled walls. Ceramic tiled floor.

Archway to Reception Hall 
Cloaks cupboard. Under stairs cupboard. Stairs to the First floor with two half landings. Door leading to:

Galleried Landing 
Double aspect to the north and east. Archway to the Inner Landing and with aspects to the east and west. Access to large walk in airing cupboard.

Master Bedroom 
15' 9" x 15' 9" (4.80m x 4.80m) Double aspect to the south and west. Range of fitted bedroom furniture including three double wardrobes and shelved cupboards including one pair of mirror fronted doors, fitted drawer units, cupboard and shelved display area, fitted dressing unit. Radiator. Door leading to:

En Suite Bathroom 
Heritage suite comprising of a wood panelled bath with central taps and shower over with an opaque glazed side screen. Low level WC. Wash basin with a matching vanity unit and matching mirror and shelf over. Partly tiled walls. Polished oak floor. Radiator. Shelved storage area.

Bedroom Two - The Churchill Room 
14' 9" x 15' 9" (4.50m x 4.80m) Reported to have been slept in by Sir Winston Churchill during the build up to the D Day landings in 1944. Double aspect room to the south and east aspects.

Bedroom Three 
11' 8" x 12' 9" (3.56m x 3.89m) Double aspect to the north and west aspects. Range of fitted wardrobe, cupboards and drawer units.

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