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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Emery Down, Hampshire


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Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully modernised and spacious chalet style property extending to in excess of 3600 sq. ft. The property has been beautifully modernised by the current owner and sits in most delightful gardens extending to approximately 0.75 of an acre and enjoying complete privacy and access to the forest. Energy Efficiency Rating: E

The property is situated in the ever popular village of Emery Down village, which has an historic Church and renowned Public House. The village abuts miles of open forest with the neighbouring village of Lyndhurst, commonly regarded as the capital of the New Forest, about ¾ mile south east. The village of Brockenhurst (about 4 miles south) has a mainline rail connection to London Waterloo (journey time approximately 90 minutes). The M27 (Junction 1) is some 3 miles north of the property, connecting through to the M3 at Chilworth to the north of Southampton.
A covered porch and timber front door lead to the reception hall with windows to the side, oak flooring and a turning oak and glass staircase to the first floor landing and gallery. Access is gained from here to all main reception rooms including the sitting room, a wonderful double aspect room with an extending bay window with French style doors leading out to the raised patio and garden beyond and a further large picture window overlooking the beautiful gardens. A contemporary style fireplace houses a log burner. Adjacent to this is the dining room once again a beautifully spacious room with extending box bay window overlooking the patio and garden beyond. The kitchen/breakfast room has a full range of built-in high and low level units in French grey with a combination of timber and granite worktops over, a recessed stainless steel sink unit, built-in microwave, space and plumbing for American style fridge/freezer, gas fired Aga, island unit, built-in dishwasher, a window to the front and bi-fold doors to rear decking and the garden beyond. A door gives access to a small rear lobby/utility with space and plumbing for washing machine and range of built-in cupboard units and a further door leads to the outside. From the kitchen access is gained to a rear hallway and in turn to two further ground floor rooms which could be used as either bedrooms or reception space. The first of which is a double aspect room and is part of the original house with an attractive stone mullioned window overlooking the rear garden and also French style doors giving access to the rear patio. There is also an original fireplace with shelving and storage to the side. Adjacent to this is a further room which is currently used as a gym but is intended as a ground floor bedroom with a range of built-in wardrobes, a window to the front and access to a ground floor shower room with large walk-around shower, low level WC and basin in vanity unit. To the other side of the property and accessed via the reception hall a door leads through to a further hallway and gains access to the ground floor cloakroom with windows to the front, a low level WC with concealed cistern and basin in vanity unit. Beyond this are two further en suite bedrooms, the first of which overlooks the front elevation and has a full contemporary bathroom suite and a range of built in wardrobes. At the far end of the hallway there is access to the rear patio and in turn to a guest suite, a large double aspect room with bi-fold doors leading out to the rear terrace and a further two windows to the side of the property. There is also a dressing room area with windows to the front, a range of sliding wardrobes and an en suite bathroom with a full suite including freestanding bath, separate shower cubicle, low level WC and wash hand basin in vanity unit.

The property has been cleverly converted to provide first floor accommodation with a lovely galleried views across the gardens to the forest beyond. Access is also gained to the master bedroom suite which is a double aspect room once again an attractive an unusual room using the eaves to full effect and enjoying lovely views over the garden and forest beyond. There is a large built-in wardrobe and access is gained to the en suite bathroom with freestanding bath, two Velux windows, separate shower cubicle, low level WC and basin in vanity unit. The galleried landing also gives access to a further bedroom which has an eaves storage cupboard and Velux window.

The property is approached via an electric sliding gate leading to an area of driveway allowing ample off road parking and access to the garage which has a sliding roller door, power and light below which is also a useful storage and boiler room. The rear gardens can only be described as quite stunning incorporating many flowering shrubs and plants against a back drop of mature trees and wooded forest beyond. Immediately to the rear of the property is a raised patio area and beyond this is a large area of lawn bounded on all sides by this mature planting. There is a small fishpond to the rear of the kitchen overlooked by a decked area. Steps leads down to a further ‘secret’ garden, a delightful and tranquil area of garden. In all the gardens extend to approximately 0.75 of an acre.

Property ref: 121_964_4140717

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