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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Swanmore, Hampshire

Sold STC £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Character Home
  • Five Bedrooms
  • 18ft Sitting Room
  • Office
  • 25ft x 22ft Kitchen/Dining/Family Room
  • Master With Ensuite
  • Shower Room & Separate Bathroom
  • Tandem Garage & Parking
  • Mature Rear Garden
  • EPC Grade D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Set on the edge of the village, this substantial five bedroom detached character property dates back to the 1950's, having since been extended into what is now a beautiful and well-proportioned family home. The property has been tastefully updated by the current owners with new additions including a beautiful kitchen complete with quartz worktops, a new family bathroom and recently added American oak front door. Accommodation on the ground floor briefly comprises an inviting entrance hall, 18ft sitting room complete with wood burning stove, large office, stunning 25ft x 22ft kitchen/dining/family room, utility, boot room and downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor there are five bedrooms, four of which are double bedrooms, a family bathroom and shower room with a modern ensuite to the master. Additional benefits include a sweeping shingled driveway providing off-road parking for numerous vehicles, tandem length garage and a good-sized mature rear garden. To fully appreciate both the accommodation on offer and the property's location, an early viewing truly is a must.
 

LOCATION The property benefits from being within walking distance of both Swanmore's junior and senior schools, is only minutes away from the pretty market town of Bishops Waltham, is close to neighbouring Botley which has a mainline railway station, with both Winchester and Southampton Airport also being just under half an hour away along with all main motorway access routes also being within easy reach. 

INSIDE The house is approached via the driveway leading to a covered entrance porch which has green oak pillars, with a recently fitted American oak front door with matching oak framed windows to either side then leading directly through to a good-sized entrance hall. The hallway has oak flooring, stairs leading to the first floor, an under stairs cupboard as well as a separate cloaks cupboard, with a door at one end of the hallway leading through to a modern downstairs cloakroom. The office, which is also partly used as a gym by the current owners, has a double glazed window to the front, an attractive feature cast iron Victorian style fireplace to one wall with patterned tiling, with the room also benefitting from parquet flooring and fitted shelving to one wall. A door to one side of the room then leads directly through to a lovely bright sitting room which has a double glazed window to the front with the main focal point of the room being the open fireplace with oak mantel and inset wood burning stove. There is also a further double glazed window to the side, TV and various power points and oak flooring. A set of French doors at the end of the room then lead through to the heart of the house, the beautiful recently fitted kitchen/dining/family room. This room has a double glazed window to the side and an attractive bay window enjoying panoramic views over the rear garden, with a set of French doors to the side leading directly out onto the rear patio area. The kitchen itself has been recently fitted with a matching range of cream high gloss wall and base units with quartz worktops, that also incorporate a good-sized breakfast bar along one side, with the room also benefitting from a one and a half bowl sink unit and a range of built-in appliances including a double Range Master oven, wine fridge and dishwasher, along with further appliance space. The room also has oak flooring throughout, spotlights and complementary tiling to walls. A door at one end of the room then leads through to a rear boot room which has hanging space for cloaks, ceramic tiled flooring with doors leading through to both the rear garden and utility room which has a window to the rear, a fitted worktop with plumbing space for a washing machine and further appliance space under, a Butler sink unit and shelving to one wall.

On the first floor landing there is a double glazed window to the side, access to a large loft space which has scope to add additional accommodation (STPP), with the landing also accommodating an airing cupboard with linen cupboard to the side. The master bedroom overlooks the rear garden, has a range of fitted wardrobes and a door to one side of the room that leads through to an ensuite which has a double glazed window to the rear, double width shower cubicle, matching wash hand basin and WC. Bedroom two overlooks the front of the property, is a large double room with fitted wardrobes to one wall whilst bedroom three, again a large double room, overlooks the rear garden. Bedrooms four and five both overlook the front of the property. There is then both a modern shower room with suite comprising a fitted shower cubicle, matching wash hand basin and WC at one end of the house serving bedrooms two and three, with an additional modern and recently fitted family bathroom with a window to the side and suite comprising a panel enclosed bath, matching wash hand basin with cupboards below and WC serving bedrooms four and five.
 

OUTSIDE To the front of the property the garden is mainly laid to lawn, screened by a hedgerow marking its boundaries with a sweeping shingled driveway providing off-road parking for numerous vehicles, leading to the detached tandem length garage which has a metal up and over door, power and light. There is then a gate providing access through to a good-sized rear garden where there is a large decked patio area running the width of the property, leaving the rest of the garden mainly laid to lawn again with hedgerow borders and stocked with a variety of trees and shrubs. There is also a shed, playhouse, greenhouse and the garden itself is fully enclosed.  

SITTING ROOM 17' 9" x 11' 3" (5.41m x 3.43m)  

KITCHEN/DINING/FAMILY ROOM 25' 2" (narrowing to 13'0) x 22' 6" (7.67m x 6.86m)  

MASTER BEDROOM 13' 9" x 10' 3" (4.19m x 3.12m)  

BEDROOM TWO 13' 5" x 11' 3" (4.09m x 3.43m)  

BEDROOM THREE 11' 9" x 11' 1" (3.58m x 3.38m)  

BEDROOM FOUR 13' 0" x 9' 10" (3.96m x 3m)  

BEDROOM FIVE 12' 2" x 8' 8" (3.71m x 2.64m)  

GARAGE 0' 0" x 10' 10" (0m x 3.3m)  


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14 June 2019

Nearest stations

  • Botley (3.8 mi)
  • Swanwick (5.7 mi)
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01489 339085 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Botley (3.8 mi)
  • Swanwick (5.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

White & Guard Estate Agents, Bishops Waltham - Sales

Brook House Brook Street Bishops Waltham SO32 1GQ

01489 339085 Local call rate

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

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