Randalls Residential Estate Agents. An excellent individual modern detached village home overlooking the cricket ground and fields offering spacious and well-presented family accommodation built to a high standard.
An excellent modern detached village home overlooking the cricket ground offering spacious and well-presented family accommodation built to a high standard.
Basingstoke 12 miles
Winchester 14 miles
London Waterloo from about 55 minutes
Reception hall, sitting room, dining room, study, lifestyle kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom, cellar, master bedroom with en-suite dressing room and bathroom, guest bedroom with en-suite shower room, two further bedrooms, family bathroom, garden, detached triple garage with office above. EPC band C.
The property enjoys an enviable location in the heart of the Conservation Area of the picturesque village of Hurstbourne Priors in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, overlooking the cricket ground to the front and paddocks to the rear. Within the village is the village hall, the historic church and cricket green/recreation ground with its thatched pavilion. There is a post office/shop in the nearby villages of Longparish and St. Mary Bourne, whilst Whitchurch, about 2 miles distant, offers a good range of local amenities and a direct rail service to London (65 minutes).
More comprehensive facilities can be found in the towns of Newbury, Andover, Basingstoke and Winchester. Good primary and secondary schools are within easy reach in Whitchurch and Longparish. The catchment schools are Longparish Primary and Testbourne Community Schools, both are OFSTED “Outstanding”. Farleigh School is less than 10 miles away. The area is renowned for its sports especially fishing on the Rivers Test and Bourne. The A34 is 2 miles away providing good access to the south and to the Midlands and also connects to the A303 at Bullington Cross with access to London (M3) and the West Country.
Ashbourne House is a substantial detached house traditionally built in 2002 of Michelmersh bricks with flint elevations under a tiled roof, offering spacious accommodation extending to about 3,772 sq. ft.
The front door opens to a grand reception hall from which the staircase rises and turns to the spacious galleried first floor landing from which double door open to the balcony overlooking the cricket grounds to the front. There are three separate reception rooms and a large dual aspect lifestyle kitchen/breakfast room. This is fully fitted, including a range cooker, and has an extensive range of units with granite work surfaces and a tiled floor. There is a large utility room with larder off, two cloakrooms and a cellar with a plant room and store.
On the first floor the master bedroom has an en suite dressing room and an en suite bathroom and there is a guest bedroom with en suite shower room. There are two further bedrooms and the family bathroom.
The property is approached through wrought iron gates over a gravel driveway which provides ample parking in front of the detached triple garage with a useful office above. There is potential to create a separate annexe, subject to the necessary planning permissions.
The garden extends right around the house and has been neatly landscaped for ease of maintenance and is laid primarily to lawn with a number of shrub and flower beds and borders and some mature trees. It is fully enclosed with a brick and flint wall to the front and post and rail fencing to the rear, overlooking a paddock.
All mains services are connected. Gas radiator central heating
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
Strictly by appointment through Randalls Residential
Directions RG28 7SB
From the roundabout in central Whitchurch follow the signs to Andover and Hurstbourne Priors along Church Street. After about two miles, on reaching Hurstbourne Priors, turn right signed St Mary Bourne, and Ashbourne House will be found on the left after a short distance.