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Newbury Hill, Penton Mewsey, Andover

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Austin Hawk Estate Agents, Andover

Key features

  • Lounge
  • Sitting room
  • Study
  • Kitchen
  • Family room
  • Conservatory
  • Four bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Cottage gardens
  • Garage and parking

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Austin Hawk are delighted to offer this Grade II  Listed detached thatched cottage with many original features, set in a beautiful cottage garden. The cottage believed to date from the 18th Century was originally a public house and village carpenters. The cottage has been in the same family for over 60 years and the changes and upgrades have been catalogued photographically. The thatch was replaced 4 years ago and the external walls were painted 3 years ago.The accommodation comprises lounge, study, sitting room, cloakroom, kitchen, family room, conservatory, four bedrooms and two bathrooms. Outside is a very well stocked garden with numerous shrubs, trees and flower beds.  

The property is situated within the Conservation Area of Penton Mewsey which has a church, public house, cricket and tennis clubs, nursery school, stables, and a village hall.  In the nearby villages, nearby Weyhill has a range of facilities, including a restaurant and shop, a church, a garage, the Pink Olive restaurant and two public houses.  In the restored Fair Ground there is a craft centre and the new Rosebourne garden centre  is nearby.  The town of Andover, just 3 miles away, offers a comprehensive range of shopping, educational and leisure facilities as well as a mainline railway station providing fast services to London Waterloo in just over the hour.   The nearby A303 offers good road access to both London and the West Country.

Thatched entrance porch with solid wood door into a lobby. Glazed leaded door into:

Front aspect. Glazed leaded windows with secondary glazing. Inglenook fireplace with wood burner and wooden bressumer over. To the side of the fireplace is brick storage. Stairs to the first floor. Door to:

Front aspect. Built in storage. Leaded glazed windows with secondary glazing.

Front aspect. Close coupled WC and wash hand basin.

Front and side aspect. Leaded glazed door to garden and leaded glazed windows with secondary double glazing. Loft access. Door to:

Space for fridge.

Dual aspect leaded glazed windows with secondary glazing. Door to the garden. Double oven Aga with 2 hotplates. Original bread oven and wooden mantle. Large cast iron fire back plate behind the Aga.  Range of eye and base level cupboards and drawers with inset sink and drainer with work surfaces over. Space for a small dishwasher. Wooden door with stained glass window to the garden. Sliding door to:

Space for washing machine and freezer.

Stairs up from the kitchen. With two up and over doors and personal door to Newbury Road. Grant floor standing oil boiler, serviced annually.

Rear aspect. Storage cupboards and book shelves. Patio doors to:

With power and light and window seats.

Double doors to the garden. Wash hand basin in a vanity unit with cupboard below.

Low level WC.

Front aspect. Panelled bath and wash hand basin in a vanity unit. Range of built-in wardrobes.

Front aspect. Wall beams. Airing cupboard and wash hand basin.

Front aspect. Wall beams. Built-in book shelves and small storage cupboard. Wash hand basin.

Front aspect. Built-in book shelves.

Front aspect. WC. Steps down to:

Panelled bath, wash hand basin and shelved storage cupboard.

The very attractive, well stocked garden is accessed from Newbury Hill. A pathway leads to the door into the lounge. The cottage garden has numerous shrubs, trees, flowers and rose bushes and many seating areas. Outside of the conservatory are lavender and rose beds and a pond. A raised walkway leads to a another area of garden which is mainly laid to lawn with trees and shrubs. Past the summerhouse is an area of woodland with shrubs, trees and a large fish pond. Gated access to Newbury Hill. Garden shed and brick built store screened by a beech hedge.

Parking for 2 vehicles and a single garage.

Freehold. Mains water, drainage, electricity are connected. Oil fired central heating to radiators.



Newbury Hill, Penton Mewsey, Andover


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Andover Station1.7 miles
  • Grately Station5.6 miles
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About the agent

Austin Hawk Estate Agents, Andover

1-2 Swan Court East Street Andover SP10 1EZ

The team at Austin Hawk have over 100 years of experience between them and are fully committed to building a close relationship with their clients by offering a first class service. Their reputation in the area is of paramount importance as they work with you every step of the way from getting your home on the market at the optimum price to negotiating that all important sale.

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