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The high ceilings throughout this traditional red brick property give a sense of light and space, while the sympathetic décor and character features will appeal to those with a taste for Victoriana. All ground floor rooms branch off a spacious central dining hall which has a grand wood panelled galleried staircase. The sitting room features a gas fireplace with decorative surround and a sizeable bay window offering far-reaching views to the South. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with extensive wooden storage units and an integrated oven/microwave and a ceramic hob. A ground floor cloakroom provides additional storage and space for a washing machine and vented tumble dryer.
On the first floor are three bedrooms including a spacious master with en suite shower room, extensive fitted wardrobes and lovely views from the large bay window. There is also an en suite shower room to bedroom 2 and a well proportioned family bathroom with an integrated bath and additional storage space.
The property is situated on Quarry Road, close to St Giles Hill Park (0.2 mile) and is well positioned for the cathedral city of Winchester (0.6 miles), with its excellent range of cultural and leisure facilities. The renowned Black Boy public house is a short walk away (0.3 mile) as are the walks around the Water Meadows (1.5 miles). There is an extensive range of both state and private schools for all ages in the area, including St. Swithun's. The mainline railway station (1.3 miles) offers access to London Waterloo (about one hour) and Junction 11 of the M3 provides access to London (about 70 miles) and the south coast.
A decorative enclosed glazed porch with surrounding shrubs and climbing plants creates an appealing first impression. Whilst the property has a shared access driveway , Downside West has its own single garage and tarmacked parking for a further three cars. A side gate and passage between house and garage lead to an adjoining conservatory and south facing patio which provide stunning views towards the South Downs National Park. The terraced rear garden has a water feature which runs alongside the paved steps as they progress down through the lower levels of the garden which are thoughtfully stocked with a wide variety of shrubs and trees to lend a sense of seclusion.
Services: All main services connected.
Local authority: Winchester City Council
Master bedroom with en suite shower room
bedroom 2 with en suite shower room
a further bedroom
ground floor cloakroom
single garage with attached conservatory
further off-street parking
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