SPECTACULAR IN DESIGN WITH A LASTING IMPRESSION. Avondale House is situated within the EXCLUSIVE & PRIVATE ESTATE of Avon Castle. A contrast to its GRANDEUR & PERIOD FEATURES is the fact that this property was built just over a 11 years ago. With the modern family in mind, 8000 SQ.FT of accommodation & recreational facilities include 6 sizeable bedrooms, seven bathrooms, four reception rooms, a GYM & INDOOR SWIMMING POOL, with glorious panoramic views of the sky and sylvan gardens.
An extravagant portico entrance welcomes you into the stately reception hall, where eyes are drawn towards the galleried, solid oak staircase and polished porcelain floors. There is access from here into the ground floor cloakroom, a walk-in cloaks cupboard and broom cupboard.
The dining room is beautifully illuminated by triple arched windows with an aspect to the front and has connecting doors through to the sitting room, which enjoys views of the surrounding rear gardens and access to the adjoining terrace via a set of French doors.
The open-plan kitchen and breakfast room provides an inviting space which further extends into the triple aspect orangery, where there is floor to ceiling windows and an atrium window featuring the skies above.
The kitchen has been stylishly fitted with a comprehensive range of units and coordinating granite worktops. Integrated appliances include a range style cooker, a central island unit, an inset twin bowl sink unit with a brushed chrome monobloc, an integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer and a wine chiller. In addition to this is a concealed walk-in pantry and a separate utility room, which offers additional storage units, worktops and space for laundry appliances.
Recreational facilities include a media room, which could potentially be turned into a cinema room, and a gym located on the mezzanine floor, which overlooks the magnificent indoor swimming pool. There is a comfortable poolside area, which coordinates fabulously with the angular floor-to-ceiling glass walls and sylvan backdrop. Other services include an electrically operated cover and adjoining pool room, which comprises a three-piece suite, with a shower.
The rear lobby provides access into the sizeable double garage and stairs rise to the mezzanine level and guest suite. This bedroom is situated above the garage and benefits from built-in furniture and an en-suite bathroom.
The galleried landing is an impressive space which leads to five generously proportioned bedrooms, three of which benefitting from walk-in wardrobes and four bedrooms with en-suite facilities. There is also an office and a well-appointed family bathroom, which services bedroom five.
The master suite includes a dressing room, a large walk-in wardrobe and luxuriously appointed bathroom with a five-piece suite.
The second floor is currently being used as a games room and has an attractive vaulted ceiling. There is access from here into the loft space and additional storage.
Situated in Avon Castle, a prestigious residential area set in the beautiful Avon Valley located close to the western border of the New Forest National Park. One of the main attractions to this exquisite location is the private nature of the settings. The popular market town of Ringwood (2 miles) has much to offer in the way of amenities,
including numerous country pubs & restaurants, boutique shops, Waitrose supermarket and David Lloyd Health & Leisure Club. Only 90 miles from London via the M3 and one hour from Heathrow airport via the M27 and M3. The A31 & A338 dual carriageways provide superb links to the sandy coastline of Bournemouth (8 miles south), Salisbury (18 miles north) & and the M27 for Southampton (18 miles east).
The property is set well back from the road behind a tall set of electric gates opening on to an extensive paviour driveway and forecourt, which in turn leads to the integral double garage with electric roller doors. There is also a third garage ideal for storage and a second entrance for additional parking.
Mature trees and hedges around the perimeter of the property provide privacy to the landscaped gardens, which are arranged on two levels and comprise of a flower bordered terrace which spans the width of the property, with steps leading up to the raised lawn, where there is a fish pond, waterfall and attractive planted borders.
Council Tax Band: H
Energy Performance Rating: B Current: 81 Potential: 81
All mains services, gas central heating and zone controlled under floor heating