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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Braishfield

£1,150,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Gorgeous grade II listed cottage in stunning countryside setting
  • Gardens approaching 0.7 acre
  • Self contained two bedroom annex with balcony
  • Leisure complex, including gym, shower room and 10m outdoor swimming pool
  • Delightful period features including inglenook fireplace and exposed beams
  • Three bedrooms in the main house

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Owner's Comments

"The position of The Red Cottage has been lovely. Stunning rural walks and bike rides yet within easy walking distance of the village centre with its award winning community shop and excellent village pub. The community spirit and neighbouring attitude of the Braishfield residents is heart-warming and has been a sheer delight during over 18 years here."


Introduction

The Red Cottage is both characterful and practical enjoying much of the period charm associated with its era benefitting from an impressive two bedroom self contained annex and leisure complex below. Set within its secluded grounds of 0.7 acres this delightful home occupies an ideal village location, within walking distance of the traditional amenities of Braishfield, yet enjoying a wholly rural feel. Although quaint, the overall accommodation is a useful size with little head height issues including a vaulted dining room and a spacious kitchen living room. Braishfield is a very popular village on the fringes of Romsey, benefitting from easy access to Winchester and is within catchment of excellent local schooling both in the state and private sectors.


Description

Upon entering The Red Cottage, exposed beams, slatted latch doors and feature fireplaces are elegant reminders of the cottage's heritage. The hub of the home is the lovely kitchen/Breakfast room, benefitting from underfloor heating and double doors to the private rear garden. Equipped with a range of Oak units and granite worktops there is a six burner gas range cooker with double extractor hood over. The vaulted dining room is gorgeous, centered around the impressive inglenook fireplace and bread oven, whilst the spacious sitting room, also with inglenook fireplace and woodburning stove leads to a useful study. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a shower room and utility area.

On the first floor are three well sized bedrooms enjoying lovely views and feature wide-board original flooring. The master bedroom is dual in aspect with fitted wardrobes benefitting from a traditional ensuite shower room. The remaining bedrooms ar e served by the family bathroom comprising roll top free standing bath, vanity unit and WC.


Annex

Constructed in 2009, there is a large triple garage block with a well fitted gym/ pool room served by a contemporary shower room. This leads out to the 10 metre swimming pool which is delightfully enclosed with a surrounding terrace. An external staircase leads to the first floor annex which is of excellent proportions beautifully presented it features a kitchen/dining room, sitting room, bedroom, bathroom and balcony all enjoying stunning views.


Outside

The house sits within beautifully landscaped gardens totalling around 0.7 acres. To the front of the house, there is a gravel parking area and lawn with shrub and herbaceous borders. Lawns wrap around the home providing lovely individual entertainment areas.


Agent Notes

The thatch was fully addressed in 2013 and the property is served by a recently installed combi boiler with oil fired central heating. The annex is electrically heated and the pool is solar heated. The property is served by private drainage for the main house and a sewage treatment plant for the annex. The two are interlinked and could be converted fully to sewage treatment.


Location


Braishfield is one of the most highly sought after country villages in the Romsey area offering excellent traditional amenities including a well regarded village school, hall, church and a choice of two public houses. Located just three miles north of the market town of Romsey with its more comprehensive amenities, Braishfield enjoys a strong community spirit and well supported local facilities making it a most pleasant village to live.


Directions

From Romsey take the A3090 to Winchester turning left into Braishfield Road. Follow this road crossing over two roundabouts into the village of Braishfield. Continue until reaching the roundabout and take the first exit into Paynes Hay Road. Red Cottage can be found on the right hand side.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 May 2019

Nearest stations

  • Romsey (2.9 mi)
  • Mottisfont & Dunbridge (3.4 mi)
  • Chandlers Ford (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Charles Powell Estate Agency, Romsey

Suite 5, Chatmohr Estate Business Park, Crawley Hill, West Wellow SO51 6AP

01794 748000 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Powell Estate Agency, Romsey

Suite 5, Chatmohr Estate Business Park, Crawley Hill, West Wellow SO51 6AP

01794 748000 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Romsey (2.9 mi)
  • Mottisfont & Dunbridge (3.4 mi)
  • Chandlers Ford (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Powell Estate Agency, Romsey

Suite 5, Chatmohr Estate Business Park, Crawley Hill, West Wellow SO51 6AP

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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