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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Whiteparish

Sold STC £460,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A three double bedroom period semi-detached character cottage
  • Located in the heart of the desirable village of Whiteparish and backing onto paddock land
  • Stunning vaulted glass apex garden room with feature woodburner
  • Period features include exposed brick fireplaces and exposed timbers
  • Mature gardens extending to almost a acre including 'grow your own area'
  • Driveway for several vehicles
  • Two cottage style reception rooms
  • Master bedroom with dressing area and ensuite facilities
  • Contemporary family bathroom
  • Within catchment of well regarded educational establishments both state and private

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Owners Comments

"We enjoy living in the village with its great community spirit and various events throughout the year."

"Whiteparish has always felt a very safe and friendly place and we are planning to stay close by."


Introduction

Historically, 1 Lion Cottages was once believed to be part of Lord Nelsons' family estate possessing a licence to serve alcohol to passers-by. Having undergone a tasteful schedule of improvement recently, this delightful home retains much of the original character and charm associated with its era coupled with the comforts of modern living. The property's features exposed beams, a brick open fireplace in the living room which delightfully fuses with the vaulted contemporary garden room extension. There is also a generous sitting and dining room, three double bedrooms with the master boasting a dressing area and ensuite shower room. The extensive rear gardens are well stocked and feature a variety of flower beds and specimen trees whilst to the front there is an extensive driveway for several vehicles unusual for character homes in the heart of the village. Whiteparish is very well provided for in village amenities and is situated within easy reach of the New Forest with its wonderful walks and yet with convenient access to Salisbury, Southampton and Bournemouth.


Description

A patterned wood door opens into the entrance hall which provides access the other principal rooms. The dining room is beautifully bright with a dual aspect whilst offering ample space for a dining suite. The cosy sitting room has a feature exposed brick open fireplace. The kitchen is equipped with an extensive range of cream coloured cottage style units, with strip lighting to the underside of the wall units, generous worktops and integrated appliances including a slimline dishwasher, there is space for a gas oven. The kitchen is supplemented by a useful utility room with space and plumbing for further appliances and door to the cloakroom. The extended vaulted garden room creates wonderful additional living space with an attractive and bright apex window overlooking the rear gardens. The focal point to the room is the woodburning stove set upon the black slate hearth.
The first floor landing accesses the master bedroom and enjoys a dual aspect, velux window and features a delightful dressing area and stylish ensuite shower room. Bedroom two also enjoys extensive fitted wardrobes whilst bedroom three currently hosts a double bed and fitted storage. The family bathroom features a contemporary white three piece suite comprising panel enclosed bath with separate corner shower cubicle, W/C and wash hand basin.


Outside

The property is approached by a generous gravel driveway offering parking for several vehicles leading to the side of the property and covered car port. The front garden is partly enclosed by an attractive picket fence. The rear garden is a delight, backing onto paddocks, enclosed by a mixture of hedging and fencing, predominantly laid to lawn and interspersed by established trees with mature flower beds and shrub borders. There is also a useful summer house and adjacent to the house is a large patio area, ideal for summer entertaining and to the rear a large brick built stable.


Location

Conveniently positioned within walking distance of the popular village of Whiteparish, favoured for its excellent day to day amenities including shop, choice of public houses, church, hall, doctors surgery and highly regarded primary school. There is easy commuter access to Romsey, Southampton and Salisbury, in addition to its wealth of recreational, cultural and educational amenities, falling within the catchment area of the acclaimed Salisbury grammar schools.


Agents Notes

1 Lion Cottages benefits from main services including gas central heating and double glazing. The vendor has advised the property is currently Council Tax band E which is 1,949.09 per annum for 2016/2017.



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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Dean (2.6 mi)
  • Mottisfont & Dunbridge (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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01794 748000 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Dean (2.6 mi)
  • Mottisfont & Dunbridge (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Powell Estate Agency, Romsey

Romsey

01794 748000 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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