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A rarely available individual detached family house standing comfortably within its own mature garden located in a tranquil no-through road within half a mile and of the picturesque village of Chawton and a mile from Alton High Street. The house provides a versatile layout for day to day living and allows for multi-generation family living with the advantage of separate rooms that can be used to accommodate owner’s individual needs. The well-proportioned rooms with high ceilings and large windows create a restful characterful atmosphere. The generous living accommodation includes a family room and study to the front of the house as well as a sitting room to the rear with a central fireplace and double doors to a conservatory. The conservatory is ideally positioned to the rear of the house and provides a natural flow between the kitchen, sitting room and garden. The accommodation is complemented by a kitchen/dining room also with double doors opening onto the garden and a gas fired dual plate Aga. There is also a separate utility room and ground floor cloakroom. There are four spacious bedrooms and a family bathroom. Of note, the airy principal bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and dressing area. This is an ideal family home with the benefit of countryside on the doorstep yet conveniently situated for access to local amenities and excellent transport links.
There are a range of facilities within the locality, including the Butts Primary School, Sports Centre and Bowls Club. The historic market town of Alton has a good range of high street shops, weekly and specialist markets, schools for all ages including a Further Education College, Alton School and two outlying golf courses. Chawton is renowned for its long association with Jane Austen and has an active community with a thriving cricket club, church, Primary School, public house, coffee shop, Jane Austen’s former house and the Chawton House library museum.
The house stands within established landscaped grounds providing a beautiful and secluded setting with areas of lawn together with well stocked flower and shrub borders and a variety of young and mature trees. The house stands more or less centrally within its own mature grounds and is well screened from the road with an extensive area of parking to the front. A paved terrace adjoins the kitchen/breakfast room and conservatory and provides an ideal outside seating area. There are a variety of areas of interest, including an additional paved terrace towards the rear of the garden with brick built barbecue, providing a further outside entertaining area. Workshop.
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