A truly exceptional and simply stunning substantial family home approaching 3,400 sq. ft. of accommodation set in approximately a quarter of an acre gardens in this desirable Bourne Valley village.
Southview has been subject to a comprehensive schedule of development and refurbishment by the current owners, providing the ultimate in luxury living with a great deal of care and thought being lavished on the design and finish.
Upon entering the home the quality and attention to detail is immediately apparent. The vast entrance hall provides access to all of the principal reception rooms as well as the playroom/study and cloakroom. To the rear of the home is the substantial and impressive main living accommodation which interlinks across the full width of the home. Boasting numerous wall to wall windows and bi-folding doors, this room is naturally bright with an abundance of natural light flooding the rooms. The kitchen area has been appointed to the highest degree of luxury with beautiful solid wood wall and base units. The central island is ideal for additional work space and informal dining and entertaining around the breakfast bar. The open plan dining/family room has lovely, feature bi-folding doors out to the gardens and boasts ample space for a dining suite and chairs. The sitting room, with French doors also opening out to the gardens, has been fitted with a beautiful log burner, adding charm and character to the room. Completing the ground floor is the utility room, playroom/study and cloakroom.
On the first floor there are five generous bedrooms. The 16 sq. ft. master suite is a room of particular note with a dressing room and en-suite bathroom. Two further bedrooms share a ‘Jack & Jill’ bathroom whilst the remaining two bedrooms are serviced by the well-appointed family bathroom.
It is very rare that houses of this design and specification in this location are available and we highly recommend a viewing of your next ‘forever home’. The whole property leaves a wonderful long lasting impression.
The property is situated in the popular Bourne Valley village of Porton which has a good range of local facilities including a post office, convenience store, public house, hairdressers, church, village hall and a doctors' surgery. Salisbury is approximately 5 miles to the south and offers an excellent range of recreational, leisure and shopping facilities as well as a twice weekly farmers market. A mainline railway station can be found in Salisbury with a direct line to London Waterloo (approx. 83 minutes) or Grateley and nearby Amesbury or Cholderton provides access to the A303 and then onto the M3 to London. Porton has a popular primary school, St Nicolas' (CE) Primary School (Rated Good by Ofsted 2013) whilst schooling in Salisbury is excellent and includes Salisbury Cathedral School, Leaden Hall, Chafyn Grove, Leehurst Swan, Godolphin School and Preparatory School.
The property boasts a stunning, discreet position set down a quiet no through road, accessed via double wooden gates and fencing. The gravelled driveway leads to the large, detached double garage with side door, up and over doors, power points and light, with ample space for additional parking to the front. The gardens lie to the rear of the home and can be accessed by a gate to the side of the home. Adjacent to the open plan living area is a paved terrace with a gravelled area wrapping around two sides of the home, the ideal setting for al-fresco entertaining and dining. The substantial south-westerly facing lawn is beautifully landscaped with mature hedges, shrubs and fencing providing a high degree of privacy.
Care has been taken by the current owner to ensure that the property boasts an excellent array of eco-friendly technologies and systems including underfloor heating on the ground floor and radiators on the first floor all supplied by an air source heat pump. There is a high level of insulation throughout as well as double glazing. There are photovoltaic solar panels on the roof feeding into the property providing an economic electricity supply to the hot water and central heating throughout.
Open Plan Kitchen/Dining/Family/Sitting Room
Master Bedroom with En-suite & Dressing Room
Two Bedrooms with Jack & Jill Bathroom
Two Further Bedrooms