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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Sandy Down

Guide Price £1,070,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial family house
  • In need of refurbishment
  • Planning Permision to extend
  • Superb rural location
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Gardens of about 1.00 acre (0.40 ha)

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An older style detached house offering great potential to refurbish set in south facing mature spring gardens in a sought after semi-rural location. Chain free.

Hall, drawing room, sitting room, dining room, study, kitchen, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Garage, car port, various outbuildings

Gardens of just under 1.00 acre (0.40 ha).

Property Description:
The accommodation layout is detailed on the floorplan within these particulars but the following is particularly worthy of note:

"Heather Acre" is a family home with scope for extension and improvement.

Planning permission has already been granted for various works.

The house sits in just under 1.00 acre (0.40 ha)

The spacious reception rooms face south with views over the garden and beyond.

There are four good sized bedrooms and two bathrooms

An Artist Impression of Heather Acre once the approved planning has been implemented has been included on the particulars.

"Heather Acre" is situated in the highly desirable area of Sandy Down.

Heather Acre is quietly situated in the popular hamlet of Sandy Down in the New Forest National Park, within easy reach of the village of Brockenhurst with its mainline railway station providing a service to London Waterloo.

The Georgian market town of Lymington is located to the south with its sailing facilities and medieval Saturday Charter market.

To the north of the property is an area referred to as Setley Common, regarded as a Site of Special Scientific Interest and associated with the Royden Manor Estate.

Entrance Lobby:
Panelled front door with glazed side panels leading to the lobby. Tiled floor and porthole window to side. Ornate hardwood carved door leads to:

Staircase rising to first floor with understairs storage cupboard. Oak flooring.

Sitting Room:
Window to front and rear with a feature fireplace with projecting hearth. Twin glazed casement doors to:

Drawing Room:
Windows to front, rear and side and glazed door to terrace and gardens.

Dining Room:
Twin glazed doors to outside. Brick fireplace with a brick and tiled hearth with wooden mantel over.

Window to rear. Fitted with a range of floor and wall units incorporating a fitted double drainer stainless steel sink unit and electric cooker. Space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Part glazed stable door to outside.

Window to front. Cupboard. Oak flooring.

Oak flooring.

Bedroom 1:
Fitted with a range of wardrobes. Oak flooring. In the corner of the room is a shower cubicle with a glass side screen. Door to bedroom 4/dressing room which has a door through to:

En Suite Bathroom:
Suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Towel rail.

Bedroom 2:
Windows to rear and side.

Bedroom 3:
Window to rear. Built in wardrobes. Oak flooring.

Bedroom 4:
Wardrobes. Doors to bedroom 1 and en suite bathroom.

Windows to front and side. Suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Heated towel rail. Airing cupboard. Access to roof void.

Heather Acre is approached from the lane over a gated driveway that runs adjacent to the property providing unobstructed areas of parking. The driveway finishes at an attached garage with wooden doors and side door to garden. Light and power. To one side of the garage is a useful garden store accessed off a small lobby with electricity connected. Adjacent to the garage is a further area of hardstanding under a carport with the drive running on to a further outbuilding.

The Gardens:
The plantmans gardens extend to just under 1.00 acre (0.40 ha) and contain many choice specimens of rhododendrons and Chinese Dogwoods. There are areas of lawn with defined boundaries containing a variety of shrubs and trees. The majority of the gardens slope away to the south with views over a lightly wooded valley. The garden is essentially at its best in the spring with a variety of rhododendrons and azaleas. Directly to the rear of the house is a sun terrace with a small island bed of roses. There is also a vegetable garden. The garden has several outbuildings, with one housing the gas fired boiler for the heating and hot water. Outside taps and lighting.

The Gardens continued
Planting Photograph
Front Elevation
Artist Impression:
An Artist Impression of Heather Acre once planning has been implemented.

Floor Plan
From our office in Lymington proceed out of the town in the direction of Brockenhurst on the A337 (Southampton Road). Pass the Hobler Public House and continue continue along going down and then up the hill. At the top turn right into Sandy Down. The property is about 0.6 miles down this road on the right hand side.

Services and Council Tax:
Mains electricity, gas, water and private drainage. Council tax band: G

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Added on Rightmove:
04 January 2017

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