Skip to content
Get brand editions for Woolley & Wallis, Fordingbridge

Waterside, Downton, Salisbury, SP5

Guide Price
Added on 08/06/2021
Woolley & Wallis, Fordingbridge

Key features

  • Attractive 3 storey mid-terrace cottage
  • Close to village High Street and amenities
  • Outlook towards River Avon
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Separate garden featuring summerhouse

Property description

An attractive 19th Century 2-bedroom period mid-terrace cottage well-located close to the foot of the High Street in the sought after Avonside village of Downton.

Believed to date from the late 19th century, an attractive 3-storey cottage of traditional red-brick elevation set in the heart of the sought after village of Downton, a short walk from the High Street and with an occasional view of the River Avon. The cottage offers a snug sitting room with a separate dining room open to a rustic-style kitchen with the two double bedrooms laid on the upper floors and a spacious family bathroom. The cottage benefits from a private rear garden which features a summerhouse that could double-up as an informal home office.

Downton is a highly sought after and thriving village with a number of shops and other amenities available within close walking distance on the High Street and along The Borough, where there is a popular cafe, The Borough Cafe. The village has a doctors' surgery and reputable primary and secondary schools, as well as a library and leisure centre. For the outdoor enthusiast, a series of conveniently accessible footpaths including one running from nearby St Laurence's Church explore the local area and the New Forest National Park is close at hand, it's thousands of acres of heath and wood land offering ideal walking and riding country. Downton is also conveniently situated for road access to the regional centres of Salisbury, Bournemouth and Southampton via the A338 and A36 respectively. There are fast regular trains from Salisbury railway station to London Waterloo and the west country and Heathrow. Bournemouth and Southampton airports are all easily accessible.

From the rear of the cottage a pathway leads to a separate, private area of garden that is attractively laid to a generous patio and circular area of lawn with mature borders. To the far corner is a SUMMER HOUSE with power, lighting and Ethernet port, making it ideal for those seeking work from home space. There is also a useful brick built SHED with power and external water supply.

Please note the garden does not directly adjoin the house and is accessed via a short pathway.

Wiltshire County Council. Tax Band C. Amount payable for 2021/22: £1,761.70.

Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are all connected.

Leave Fordingbridge on the A338 and enter Downton, turning right at the traffic lights into The Borough. Proceed to the far end of The Borough and cross over the river. As the road bends left onto the High Street by the old tannery building, Waterside Cottages will be located on the right hand side.

Panelled wooden front door to:

Sitting Room

Front aspect. Oak flooring. Brick fireplace. Shelving.

Dining Room

Stairs to first floor. Wooden flooring. Cupboard with plumbing and space for washing machine and tumble dryer.


Understairs cloakroom with WC and wash hand basin with cupboard under.


Rustic style wooden units set at base and eye level comprising cupboards and drawers. Wooden work surface. Butler's style sink. Plumbing and space for slimline dishwasher. Space for range style cooker. Extractor fan over. Velux windows. Door to pathway leading to garden.


Stairs to second floor.

Bedroom 2

Front aspect with view to River Avon.


Panel bath with shower attachment. Shower cubicle. Wash hand basin. WC. Cupboard housing Worcester gas fired boiler and hot water cylinder.

Stairs to second floor.

Bedroom 1

Velux window to rear. Eaves storage cupboards.

Energy Performance Certificates

EPC Rating Graph

Waterside, Downton, Salisbury, SP5


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Dean Station5.9 miles
Check mortgage affordability
Powered by Nationwide - Rightmove receives a fixed monthly fee from Nationwide for introductions made via the Rightmove platforms. It's up to you if you choose Nationwide or a different lender to suit your mortgage needs and circumstances
Market information
See similar nearby properties
Get brand editions for Woolley & Wallis, Fordingbridge

About the agent

Woolley & Wallis, Fordingbridge

33 Salisbury Street, Fordingbridge, SP6 1AB

Woolley & Wallis, Fordingbridge

The Fordingbridge Office sits at the heart of the Woolley & Wallis Partnership's network of seven offices and provides unrivalled coverage of the New Forest, Downland and Avon Valley areas, supported from the neighbouring offices in Ringwood, Salisbury and Romsey.

We are well known for our knowledge of the residential, rural, agricultural and equestrian sales and lettings markets. Our diversity and breadth of service are our strength, setting us apart from all other agents in Fordingbri

More properties from this agent

Industry affiliations

Association of Residential Letting AgentsNational Association of Estate AgentsOmbudsman for REsale Estate Agents (no OFT logo)

Stamp Duty calculator



These notes are private, only you can see them.

Staying secure when looking for property

Ensure you're up to date with our latest advice on how to avoid fraud or scams when looking for property online.

Visit our security centre to find out more

Disclaimer - Property reference FOR210023. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Woolley & Wallis, Fordingbridge. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speed available at this postcode based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on Speeds can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to a property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. The information is provided and maintained by Stickee Technology Limited.

Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.

Your search history

You have no recent searches.