"We have enjoyed our lovely home and garden for over twenty years. It has been a perfect house to raise our children and host family gatherings. It is ideally placed for access to the New Forest, the coast and the West Country".
The property has well proportioned rooms including a large lounge/dining room that is an outstanding feature of the property and complemented by a well appointed kitchen that has a utility area. The master bedroom is of generous proportions and benefits from an en-suite shower room whilst the three remaining bedrooms are served by the family bathroom. The driveway allows off road parking/turning for several cars and there is the added advantage of an attached single garage. Sought after schooling for all ages are found closeby and several parks offer excellent recreational open space whilst Romsey golf club is a short drive away.
The hallway creates a welcoming entrance to the property with a small paned door leading to the utility area ensuring natural light and an ornate spindled staircase ascends to the first floor. The cloakroom displays a two piece suite and is positioned on the right. Of generous proportions the open plan lounge/dining is a comfortable reception room and an ornate mantelpiece has a log effect gas fire and is a pleasing focal point for the room. The front aspect bay window allows an abundance of natural light and enjoys an attractive leafy outlook. The dining area has a sliding patio door with a lovely sunny outlook over the rear garden. Fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units that have complementary work surfaces the kitchen is well appointed and has a pleasant view towards the rear garden with added advantage of a half glazed stable door. Fitted appliances include an oven/grill with a four ring gas hob and an extractor hood with plumbing for a dishwasher and space for a fridge/freezer. The tiled floor flows seamlessly through an archway to the utility area where a door allows access to the useful understairs cupboard with plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer.
On the first floor landing can be found the airing cupboard and a hatch with a retractable ladder allows access to the roof space. The comfortable master bedroom has a pleasant rear aspect and features two fitted double wardrobes with linking overhead storage cupboards. The en-suite shower room displays a three piece suite. Bedroom three enjoys a leafy outlook to the front and is a good size double. Bedroom two has a similar outlook and incorporates the stair bulkhead that creates a display plinth. Bedroom four is positioned at the rear and overlooks the garden. The family bathroom comprises a three piece suite including a panelled bath with a folding screen, a Triton shower unit and a close coupled WC together with a wash hand basin. Quality Karndean flooring, part tiled walls, a shaver socket, a side aspect window and a heated towel rail complete the specification.
The property has the benefit of a driveway that allows off road parking/turning for several vehicles. The attached single garage is approached via an up and over door and has roof storage space. A neat area of lawn is found in front of the house with trees and shrubs creating natural privacy from the street. The rear garden boasts a southerly aspect and is perfectly positioned for the best of the summer sun. A paved patio extends across the back of the house and climbing plants adorn the rear elevation. An outside tap and sensor activated floodlighting are installed whilst a pedestrian door permits access to the garage. The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn with shrubs, ornamental trees and established flower borders. A paved seating area is located in the top left corner and the fishpond has a waterfall.
Rownhams is a popular and established community with nearby access to the M27 motorway, providing fast road links to London and the South Coast, the popular local market town of Romsey and commercial centre of Southampton with its main line railway station. There is an excellent local primary school with senior schooling available at the reputable Mountbatten School amongst other local amenities. Southampton International Airport is conveniently located, with the adjacent Parkway railway station having a direct link to London Waterloo in just over an hour.
This family home benefits from gas central heating and double glazing.
Head away from Romsey along the A3057 and after passing Romsey golf club on the left proceed over the bridge. At the mini roundabout turn left into Balmoral Way and follow the road. After passing Prince Road the property will be found further along on the right.