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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Empress Road, Lyndhurst, Hampshire

Sold STC £700,000

Property Description

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This interesting 6 bedroom property dates back to circa 1900 and is ideal for B & B or home with a self contained annexe. The property has served the community with many uses over the years including ,school, church hall, army recruitment office, office for the Ministry of Labour & National Service, ballet school, nursery, B & B and family home. Features include re roofed in 2013, gas fired heating, replacement sealed double glazed windows and an amazing drawing room with vaulted ceiling, minstrel`s gallery and fireplace. There are 4 double bedrooms on the first floor all with feature wooden panelled ceilings, ensuite and family bathroom. The ground floor could provide a self- contained annexe by utilising some of the 4 reception rooms, dressing room, shower room and ground floor bathroom and attached garage. Personal gate to Wellands Road and children`s play park.

Porch9'11" x 4'3" (3.02m x 1.3m). Double opening front doors to entrance hall.

Hall4'7" x 11'1" (1.4m x 3.38m). Open way to magnificent galleried lounge.

Kitchen Breakfast9'11" x 14' (3.02m x 4.27m). Rear aspect. Wall to wall worktops, contrasting drawer and cupboard fronts, range of wall cupboards and breakfast bar. One and a half bowl sink and drainer. Tiled floor.

Rear Porch10'10" x 4'11" (3.3m x 1.5m). Twin double glazed roof windows and open way to garden.

Utility Room5'3" x 10'9" (1.6m x 3.28m). Front aspect. Wall to wall worktops with sink, plumbing for washing machine. Wall mounted gas fired boiler. Tiled floor.

Galleried Drawing Room.19'3" x 21'10" (5.87m x 6.65m). Rear aspect. Vaulted wooden panelled ceiling, minstrel`s gallery, feature fireplace. 2 built in storage cupboards and display shelves in recesses.

Study6'3" x 19'3" (1.9m x 5.87m). Rear, front and side aspects. Vaulted ceiling.

Lobby11'9" x 7'8" (3.58m x 2.34m). Open way from the drawing room. Under stairs storage cupboard. Door to inner hall.

Inner Hall3'9" x 7'2" (1.14m x 2.18m). Provides access to , family room, dining room, dressing room, shower room and bathroom ( these rooms could provide a self contained annexe).

Family Room/Bedroom 511'4" x 13'2" (3.45m x 4.01m). Side aspect with two windows. Built in storage cupboard /wardrobe.

Dining Room/ bedroom 6.15'2" x 11'10" (4.62m x 3.6m). Front aspect. Door to dressing room.

Shower Room6'4" x 7'2" (1.93m x 2.18m). Side aspect. Shower cubicle, low flush wc, wash hand basin. Tiled floor.

Dressing Room6'3" x 5'9" (1.9m x 1.75m). Side aspect. Fitted wall to wall wardrobe with sliding doors.

Bathroom6'3" x 12'9" (1.9m x 3.89m). Front and side aspects. Vanity unit with twin wash basins. Low flush wc, bidet and bath. Tiled floor.

Landing11'9" x 5'4" (3.58m x 1.63m). Accessed by stairs from the lobby. Built in linen cupboard. Open way to Minstrel`s Gallery.

Minstrel`s Gallery8'2" x 14'11" (2.5m x 4.55m). Overlooking the drawing room. Access to master suite.

Master Bedroom10'6" x 14'11" (3.2m x 4.55m). Front aspect. Wooden panelled ceiling with some restricted head height.

En-suite10'1" x 5'7" (3.07m x 1.7m). Rear aspect with display window sill. Wooden panelled ceiling with some restricted head height. Bath, wash basin, low flush wc.

Inner Landing x .

Bedroom 210'4" x 16'10" (3.15m x 5.13m). Side aspect. Wooden panelled ceiling and built in double wardrobe.

Bathroom8'11" x 7'3" (2.72m x 2.2m). Side aspect. Bath, low flush wc and wash basin.

Bedroom 310'3" x 11'7" (3.12m x 3.53m). Side aspect with sealed double glazed velux roof window. Wooden panelled ceiling with some restricted head height. Door to balcony.

Bedroom 411'8" x 11'4" (3.56m x 3.45m). Side aspect. Wooden panelled ceiling with some restricted head height door to small balcony. Door to small balcony.

Outside x . The front garden has a brick paved driveway with parking area, lawn and an abundance of shrubs.

Garage11'9" x 19'1" (3.58m x 5.82m).

Rear Garden x . Well enclosed with wooden fencing, mature hedges, shrubs and is laid mostly to lawn with mature shrub border. Brick built log store 8' 7' and brick built garden store 12' x 6'5. Personal gate giving access to Wellands Road and children`s play park. To the rear of the garage is a private area with slate path and small pond.

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Added on Rightmove:
06 September 2016


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