Chattis Hill, Stockbridge, Hampshire So20
A superb single storey family house offering extensive and beautifully proportioned accommodation together with private, secluded gardens and grounds extending to about 4.32 acres
Just 2.5 miles from Stockbridge, the River Test and Test Way
Chattis Hill is situated on elevated ground approximately 2 miles from the attractive Georgian market town of Stockbridge. Stockbridge offers a wide range of facilities including boutique shops, restaurants and the renowned butchers, John Robinson. Further east is the cathedral city of Winchester with various sports clubs, cinema and the Theatre Royal. The city of Salisbury lies to the west, and there are excellent schools within the area in both public and private sectors, with Godolphin School for Girls in Salisbury, Farleigh at Red Rice, Hampshire Collegiate, and in Winchester, Winchester College, St Swithun’s School for Girls and Peter Symonds Sixth Form College. There is also an excellent secondary school at Stockbridge. The Test valley is renowned for its country pursuits with world class fly fishing on the River Test and its tributaries, fine walking and excellent riding country. Nearby golf courses include Leckford, Hampshire Golf Club near Andover, Royal Winchester Golf Club and South Winchester.
This bespoke built single storey property, Blue Colt, is named after the famous racehorse The Tetrarch, which was trained at the next door racing stables. The Tetrarch easily won all seven of his races in 1913, and Thoroughbred Heritage called him “probably the greatest two-year-old of all time”.
The house, built to the exacting specification of the current owners, offers superb extensive accommodation of the highest quality. The house is approached through an entrance hall into a large reception hall, immediately creating a feeling of grandeur. From the reception hall it leads through to the sun room with its vaulted ceiling, bi-fold doors to the garden and double pocket doors that open into the dining room. The drawing room is exceptional with a large walk-in bay window and superb feature open fireplace. The room measures 26’6” x 22’7”, a perfect place for entertaining with double doors that open out onto the rear garden. The dining room lies adjacent to the kitchen/breakfast room has a vaulted ceiling, pocket doors to the sun room and bi fold doors to an outdoor terrace, the dining room opens into the large kitchen/breakfast room. A utility room can be found adjacent to the kitchen/breakfast room. The master bedroom suite has the benefit of a separate dressing area and large en suite bathroom with separate shower room. There are four further bedrooms, two further bathrooms, and a cloakroom completes the ground floor accommodation. There is scope to add substantial additional living space in the roof space.
The property is approached over a gravel parking and turning area which lies adjacent to the front of the property and the detached double garage. The gardens and grounds extend in all to approximately 4.32 acres. There are areas of terrace lying adjacent to the western and south-eastern elevations of the house, to the south-east to take advantage of the morning sun adjacent to the kitchen/breakfast room, and on the western side to take advantage of the evening sun adjacent to the drawing room and accessed from the sun room. The gardens and grounds have been landscaped, separated from the paddocks with the use of a ha-ha, and the property benefits from a number of mature trees and shrubs providing a superb setting for a property of this calibre. In addition to the gardens and paddock is a hard tennis court.
See floor plans.
A right of way exists in favour of the neighbouring property.
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil-fired central heating.
Council Tax – Band G
Test Valley Borough Council
A copy of the full Energy Performance Certificate is available on request.
From Stockbridge proceed in a westerly direction on the A30 for approximately 2 miles. On your right-hand side, turn onto Spitfire Lane, which is also signposted Chattis Hill. Proceed up the lane, and the driveway behind a double gate to Blue Colt can be found after 150m on the right-hand side.
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