SUMMARY A character four bedroom detached period cottage (circa 1910) with a later substantial two story extension, and a brick built detached double garage, which is currently subdivided into three storage areas. The property stands in a South facing garden plot approaching one fifth of an acre, which also offers plentiful off road parking. The property offers well planned accommodation arranged over two floors with the benefit of gas fired central heating and double glazed windows, including sash frames to the front and side elevations.
SITUATION Situated within walking distance of the town centre, and the popular Ringwood Academy School and Poulner Primary School. Commuter routes are close at hand with easy access to London via the A31/M27 and further afield. The New Forest National Park is but a short drive with hectares of beautiful heathland and countryside offering spectacular walks, biking and riding as are the award winning sandy beaches of the Jurassic Coastline. There are many Nature Reserves within easy reach including the Blashford Lakes and the Wildlife Trust Sites. This location offers plentiful Country Inns and fine dining and many are within walking distance. Regular bus routes are within easy reach as is the coach service to London from Ringwood. Train Stations are from Christchurch or Bournemouth.
ACCOMMODATION Canopy style front entrance porch with external coach light, period panelled patterned glass front entrance door and matching side panel window leads into;
Open Plan Family Room | Feature solid pine fire surround with cast iron grate and fitted gas fired stove. Adjacent shelving. Picture rail. Front and side aspect sash framed windows. Stripped pine floorboards. Deep under stairs storage cupboard and staircase to the first floor. Connecting doors into the Kitchen/Breakfast room and adjacent Sitting Room;
Sitting Room | Solid pine fire surround. Cast iron open fireplace. Adjacent cupboard and book shelving. Picture rail. Stripped pine floorboards. Front aspect sash framed window.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room | Hardwood work surfaces with tiled splash backs. Inset Rangemaster five ring gas hob. Stainless steel back stand. Chimney style multi-speed extractor canopy above. Integrated 'eye level' electric fan assisted double oven/grill. Belfast style sink unit. Comprehensive range of bespoke hand painted cupboard and drawer units and matching wall hung kitchen cabinets. Oak effect laminated flooring which extends into the breakfast area. Plenty of space for a breakfast/dining table and chairs. Built in shelved larder cupboard. Door to;
Porch | Composite panelled double glazed external side door leads directly to the driveway. Double built in cloaks cupboard. Further cupboard above. Latch door leads into;
Ground Floor Shower Room | Reproduction style high level cistern wc. Wall hung wash hand basin. Fully tiled shower cubicle with bi-folding glazed screen doors. Rear aspect window. Towel rail.
Utility Room | Approached from the Kitchen area. Beech effect laminated work surface. Space beneath for washing machine. Tumble dryer and fridge. Wall hung Worcester Greenstar Ri gas fired central heating boiler. Wall hung cupboard housing the electric consumer unit. Built in double airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder. Programmer for central heating/hot water. Cupboard above with slatted shelving. Slate effect tiled flooring. Half double glazed external door into the rear garden. Further side aspect window.
Part Galleried First Floor Landing | Sash frame front aspect window. Wall mounted central heating thermostat. Access via a hatch to the attic. White panelled doors lead to:
Master Bedroom | Dual aspect. Further hatch to attic. Door to ensuite Shower room; low flush wc. Vanity unit with mirror above and mirror fronted medicine cabinets to either side. Shaver socket. Fully tiled shower cubicle with opaque glazed door. Laminated wood effect flooring.
Bedroom Two | Dual aspect. Built in double wardrobe. Picture rail. Sash framed windows.
Bedroom Three | Front aspect. Fitted double wardrobe with louvre doors. Picture rail. Sash framed window.
Bedroom Four | Rear garden aspect. Picture rail.
Family Bathroom | Contemporary style white suite. Jacuzzi bath with telescopic shower attachment. Tiled surround. Twin vanity unit. Low flush wc. Tall shelved storage cupboard. Tiled flooring. Extractor fan. Access to attic space.
EXTERNALLY The house is well set back with a deceptively large front garden which is mainly laid to lawn and is interspersed with mature ground cover shrubs, adjacent to which is double width loose gravel driveway parking for numerous vehicles leading to the detached double garage with twin timber multi pane doors.The garage is currently sub divided into three distinct storage/workshop areas by stud-work partitioning, and benefits from electric power and light, there is also a personal side door into the rear garden. The South facing rear garden can also be approached via a gate between the house and garage, and comprises of patio immediately abutting the rear of the house leading onto an expanse of lawn bounded by mature ground cover shrubs and apple, plum and cherry fruit trees. Behind the garage and within the confines of the rear garden there is a fruit cage and vegetable plot.
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Fells New Forest Property, Ringwood5-7 Southampton Road, Ringwood, BH24 1HB
01425 545000 Local call rate