Positioned in the centre of its plot, with gardens approaching 1.5 acres, this detached cottage is situated on the outskirts of the village yet conveniently close to both Wickham and Bishops Waltham village centres and Swanmore School/College of Technology as well as the Cathedral City of Winchester with its mainline railway station and main motorway access routes. Not only benefiting from complete privacy, the property is also in excellent decorative order throughout. Accommodation briefly comprises a well proportioned sitting room with wood burning stove, 17ft conservatory, separate dining room and modern fitted kitchen. Whilst on the first floor there are three well proportioned bedrooms, the master bedroom also benefits from a dressing area and bedroom three is currently used as a home office by the owners. Additional benefits include a double detached garage, large sweeping driveway and beautiful well cared for gardens.
15' 7" x 13' 1" (4.75m x 3.99m)
15' 8" x 9' 10" (4.78m x 3.00m)
17' 1" x 13' 1" (5.21m x 3.99m)
15' 7" x 11' 4" (4.75m x 3.45m)
15' 9" x 11' 2" (4.80m x 3.40m)
14' 8" x 8' 8" (4.47m x 2.64m)
12' x 6' 4" (3.66m x 1.93m)
The property is approached via a shingled driveway leading to a covered entrance porch leading to a double glazed front door with leaded light windows which in turn leads directly through to the dining room. A light and airy room with a double glazed window to the rear overlooking the rear garden, a turned staircase leading to the first floor, with recessed bookcase and under stairs cupboard to the side. The sitting room which is a bright dual aspect room has an attractive open brick fireplace with inset wood burning stove, French doors to one side of the room opening out into the conservatory. This room is a triple aspect room with double glazed windows overlooking the front, side and rear gardens, has ceramic tiled flooring, a fitted air conditioning unit and French doors to one side leading to the rear garden. The kitchen, which is again a triple aspect room, is fitted with a matching range of wall and base units with cupboards and drawers under. There is also a dresser style unit to one wall with glass fronted display units, whilst the kitchen itself is also fitted with a one and a half bowl sink unit, an integrated Bosch electric oven, built in microwave, dishwasher, fridge and ceramic hob with stainless steel extractor hood over. The room also has spotlights, wooden flooring and a door leading through to the rear garden.
On the first floor landing there is access to the loft, a window to the rear and door then leading through to the master bedroom. A light and airy dual aspect room with views across the gardens, there are also a range of fitted wardrobes along one wall with matching drawers and window bench seat, an opening then leading through to the dressing area which again has a window to the rear and fitted wardrobes. Bedroom two has a double glazed window to the front and a range of fitted wardrobes whilst bedroom three also has a window to the front of the property and wardrobe recess with fitted shelving. The family bathroom has a double glazed window to the rear and has been fitted with a modern suite comprising a shaped panel enclosed bath with shower over, matching pedestal wash hand basin set in an attractive vanity unit with cupboards and drawers below.
To the front of the property there is a large sweeping shingle driveway providing ample off road parking for several cars leading to a double detached garage/workshop, whilst the front, side and rear gardens are mainly laid to lawn and well planted with a variety of mature trees and shrubs. There are also two ponds as the garden also has a natural stream running though it.
From our office head out of Bishops Waltham up onto Coppice Hill heading towards Waltham Chase and continue along this road which will then automatically turn into Winchester Road. Continue along for some distance and upon approaching the traffic lights in the centre of the village turn left into Forest Road. Follow this road along for some distance and the property can be found approximately half way along on the left hand side.