TENURE: To be advised
Charming thatched cottage
Large double garage with room over
Stunning landscaped gardens and grounds
Character features throughout
Approximately 2747 square feet in size
Sought after location for the M27, train links, New Forest National Park and the West country
Situated on the fringes of The New Forest National Park and within the golden triangle of Southampton, Winchester and Romsey, a truly 'chocolate box gem' awaits the admiration of a prospective buyer. This individual thatched home nestled in the popular hamlet of Ower is immaculately presented throughout, offering approximately 2747 square feet of accommodation, a separate detached double garage with office above and additionally a fully secured gated entrance, once opened, revealing a picture of delight with the cottage, picturesque gardens and countryside views beyond.
This family home dates back to the 1800's and has been tastefully modernised with the character and style of the property favourably in mind. Stepping through the front door a lovely Reception Hall awaits, with slate flooring and a stunning open Inglenook fireplace in situ, this room offers versatility for a seating or office style area. Access to the left takes you through to the Snug, cozy and welcoming with solid wood flooring and onwards to the Sitting Room/Dining Room and Kitchen arranged in a large' L' shaped adaptable space. With pretty french doors onto a patio terrace with views and velux style windows within a vaulted ceiling this fresh and sunny area is suitable for all occasions - big or small - providing the family with all their living needs. Steps up to the kitchen, the handmade wall and base cabinets, the granite style surfaces, fully integrated appliances including a Bosch dishwasher and Fridge/Freezer and the essentially classic Aga oven in place completes this Cottage Style to perfection. Access off the kitchen lies a utility room with additional cupboards and worktops and space for appliances. From the utility a pretty stable door leads out to the garden whilst a further leads to the downstairs 'jack and jill' cloakroom, with white sanitary ware and door off to a large vaulted family room/office, velux windows and bifolding doors to the front aspect of the garden. Upstairs from the inner hall are three double bedrooms benefiting en-suites to all, stylishly fitted with a range of quality white sanitary ware and contrasting tiling to complete the look. Additionally there is a smaller fourth bedroom offering a variation of use, a nursery, an office or indeed the luxury of a dressing room.
The property stands behind high quality electrically operated wooden gates with security in mind, and offers, at the front an area for numerous vehicles and an impressive double garage building with a large office/gymnasium/ hobby room above. The gardens are simply stunning, wonderfully landscaped and offering a place to retreat and relax with patio areas to three aspects of the cottage and including an original Wishing Well and a garden irrigation system, this property, with countryside views beyond - offers a complete haven of tranquility.
In the sought after county of Hampshire and a stones throw from the New Forest National Park offering extensive walking and horse riding pursuits, this property benefits from convenient access to the market town of Romsey (4 miles) with its famous Broadlands grounds close by, the historical cities with their famous Cathedrals, Winchester (14 miles) and Salisbury (13 miles) and to the City of Southampton with its famous ports and of which Titanic took its last sail.
All the above mentioned have train services to Winchester Basingstoke, Newbury, London and beyond and the M27 close by - provides excellent access to all routes towards London and the North, Bournemouth, Poole and to the West Country or to Portsmouth, Chichester and Brighton to the East of the region too. Additionally there are several golf courses for the golfing enthusiasts nearby and a wide variety of Primary and Senior Schools providing an excellent ethos and reputation for success in both education and sports alike. Local shops and pubs too are close by and the towns/cities mentioned above providing days out for shopping, eating and enjoying their historical buildings and famous land marks. We believe a viewing is vital to experience this stunning home in Hampshire, truly the heart of the South.