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A magnificent detached property surrounded by open countryside with far-reaching views, the house enjoys a traditional and spacious layout with flexible accommodation totalling 2023 sq ft. With a modern interior retaining much charm, the house has been sympathetically updated to include a variety of contemporary touches. Of particular note are the four reception rooms, including a good-size sitting room with triple aspect and wood-burning stove, with access to the garden via an oak-framed sun room affording beautiful southerly views. In addition there is a separate dining room, office and charming country-style kitchen/breakfast room with AGA.
On the first floor are the four bedrooms, two with en suite shower room and the additional two sharing a family bathroom, all enjoying far-reaching country views. The master bedroom benefits from large built-in wardrobes and an en suite bathroom with walk-in shower.
Surrounded by open countryside, the village of Owslebury enjoys close proximity to picturesque walks along a series of notorious southern walkways. Amenities within the village include a church, park, village primary school, cricket ground and pub. The cathedral city of Winchester (5 miles) with its extensive selection of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities. The area is well-linked to the M3 and wider motorway network. Winchester mainline station provides services to London Waterloo with journey times of about one hour.
There is a self-contained annexe known as 'Whaddon Granary' built in a complementary timber-framed style. On the ground floor there is a stunning beamed living area with triple-aspect floor to ceiling windows providing views and good light, a kitchenette and shower room. A ladder leads to a mezzanine floor which is currently used as a gym.
The property is enveloped by its own substantial gardens totalling approx. 1.4 acres. Access is via double gates opening onto a sweeping gravel driveway with ample parking and many shrubs and borders affording year-round interest. The detached garage with electric door provides covered parking and an interior utility room. Extensive lawns extend from the front of the house and wrap around to the rear, with a boundary of hedges and woodlands. To the rear, the charming gardens enjoy a favourable southerly aspect and delightful views which can be enjoyed from a paved patio area adjacent to the house, with steps rising to a second terrace with a seating area. Other features include a pond with waterfall feature surrounded by a raised deck, well-stocked mature flowerbeds and a greenhouse.
SERVICES: Mains water, electricity and drainage.
COUNCIL: Winchester City Council
two further bedrooms
plot totalling 1.4 acres. double garage
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