Hatherden, Andover, Hampshire Sp11
A substantial individual family house with comprehensive accommodation extending to over 3,400 sq ft standing in gardens and grounds in excess of half an acre with open views to the rear over adjoining farmland, quietly situated on the edge of the village
A large modern family house constructed of brick and tile hung elevations beneath a tiled roof. The accommodation comprises a reception hall and cloakroom, three good size reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, utility and second cloakroom. To the first floor off a spacious central landing there is a master bedroom with dressing area and en suite shower room, two further double bedrooms (one with en suite) and a family bathroom. Bedrooms four and five are located on the second floor. Within a separate wing extending to the front of the house there is a second entrance hall with stairs rising to a self-contained guest bedroom suite situated above the integral double garage and comprises a landing, double bedroom and bathroom. The plot extends to about 0.6 acres and includes an attractive landscaped garden with two patio areas and summerhouse/home office as well as a separate paddock area used as additional garden, vegetable garden and orchard, all of which have the benefit of views over the adjoining farmland.
The property is situated on the very edge of the village of Hatherden, just inside the North Wessex Downs, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty extending to the north. The village has a junior school and public house however further facilities including a post office/store, church and public house are available in nearby Charlton. Andover (approximately six miles to the south) offers a comprehensive range of educational, shopping and leisure facilities and a main line railway station to London (Waterloo) in about an hour. The A303 provides first class road communications to the West Country, and to London via the M3 motorway. The towns of Hungerford and Newbury to the north are also within approximately twenty minutes’ drive.
Wide covered ENTRANCE PORCH Exposed gallows brackets. Twin lantern style lights. Solid oak front door with windows to either side leads into:
Spacious central RECEPTION HALL Turning staircase with turned style balustrade to side rising to first floor. Window to front aspect. Two ceiling light points. Two cloaks cupboards with hanging rail and shelf above. Radiator. Panelled doors to living room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room and
CLOAKROOM White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Half tiled walls. Tiled floor. Obscure glazed window to front aspect. Ceiling light point. Radiator.
LARGE LIVING ROOM (Large dual aspect room) Large Jetmaster fireplace with raised hearth, inset granite surround and decorative oak mantelpiece. Glazed double doors with full height glazed panels to either side opening onto terrace and rear garden. Further glazed double doors with windows to either side opening onto veranda, terrace and rear garden. Window to side aspect. Two pendant light points. Two radiators. Panelled door into:
FAMILY ROOM (Dual aspect) Picture window to side aspect. Further window to opposite aspect. Pendant light point. Down lighters. Timber effect flooring. Radiator. Panelled doors into side hall (leading to integral double garage and staircase rising to guest bedroom suite) and walk-in storage cupboard with light, fuse box and shelving.
DINING ROOM Wide picture window with views over the rear garden towards farmland beyond. Timber effect flooring. Ceiling light point. Radiator. Door into:
OPEN PLAN KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM
Kitchen: Ceramic Belfast style double sink with mixer tap and granite drainer to side. Ample polished granite work surfaces with ceramic tiled splash back. Alcove with recently replaced Britannia stainless steel range comprising 1½ ovens with five ring induction hob, tiled splash back, extractor fan and light above with oak display sill over. Range of cream washed high and low level cupboards and drawers incorporating high level display cabinets. Integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Central granite topped island with storage and wine racking to one side, deep pan drawers to the other side. Ceramic tiled floor. Down lighters. Picture window to front aspect.
Breakfast Area: Space for family dining table. Wide picture window with views over the rear garden to farmland beyond. Ceramic tiled floor. Pendant light point. Radiator. Panelled door into:
UTILITY ROOM Roll top work surface with inset stainless steel sink and drainer, ceramic tiled splash back, range of cupboards beneath. Recess and plumbing for washing machine. Ceramic tiled floor. Part tiled walls. Boulter Camray 5 oil fired boiler. Half glazed door to rear terrace and garden. Ceiling light point. Spot lights. Panelled door into:
CLOAKROOM TWO White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back and low level WC. Tiled floor. Obscure glazed window. Ceiling light point. Radiator.
SIDE HALL Part glazed door with porch leading onto driveway. Staircase rising to first floor with door to understairs cupboard. Radiator. Panelled door into garage.
Spacious LANDING Balustrade continues overlooking stairwell. Picture window to front aspect. Three ceiling light points. Staircase rising to second floor. Radiator. Panelled doors to master bedroom, bedrooms two, three and family bathroom. Cupboard housing large pressurised hot water tank with slatted shelving.
MASTER BEDROOM SUITE
Bedroom: (Large double bedroom) Window to front aspect. Ceiling light point. Panelled door into en suite shower room. Radiator. Open arch into:
Dressing Room: (Dual aspect) Windows to front and side aspect with country views. Comprehensive range of maple/mirror fronted full height wardrobe cupboards. Down lighters. Access to loft space via hatch.
En Suite Shower Room: White suite comprising contemporary twin wash hand basins each with mixer tap, mirror/light over and tiled splash back, set in roll top sill with cupboards and drawers beneath. Low level WC. Walk-in wet area with curved glass screen, shower and hand held attachments. Ceramic tiled walls and floor. Down lighters. Towel radiator. Window to rear aspect.
BEDROOM TWO (Double bedroom) Window to rear aspect overlooking garden and countryside. Built-in double wardrobe cupboard. Ceiling light point with three spot lights. Panelled door into:
En Suite Shower Room: White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Large glass/tiled enclosure housing shower. Ceramic tiled floor. Part tiled walls. Velux sky light to rear aspect. Radiator.
BEDROOM THREE (Double bedroom) Wide picture window to rear aspect overlooking garden and countryside. Built-in cupboard beneath stairs to second floor. Wardrobe cupboards. Ceiling light point with spot lights. Radiator.
FAMILY BATHROOM White suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap/hand shower attachment, tiled surround and curtain rail. Pedestal wash hand basin with mirror fronted cabinet above. Low level WC Ceramic tiled floor. Part Tiles walls. Window to front aspect. Radiator with towel rail over.
LANDING Turned style balustrade overlooking stairwell. Velux sky light. Two doors into eaves storage areas. Radiator. Panelled doors to bedrooms four and five.
BEDROOM FOUR (Double bedroom, skeiling ceiling) Velux sky light to rear aspect with open view. Radiator.
BEDROOM FIVE (Single bedroom, skeiling ceiling) Velux sky light to rear aspect. Radiator.
SELF-CONTAINED GUEST BEDROOM SUITE – FIRST FLOOR OVER GARAGE
Landing: Two Velux sky lights. Double doors to storage cupboard. Doors to:
Bedroom Six: (Dual aspect double bedroom) Dormer window to side aspect. Velux sky light overlooking farmland. Ceiling light point. Alcove. Two radiators.
Bathroom: White suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap/hand held shower attachment. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level WC. Part tiled walls. Tiled floor. Radiator with towel rail over. Velux sky light. Down lighters. Extractor fan.
INTEGRAL DOUBLE GARAGE Twin up and over doors opening onto driveway. Cavity built construction. Smooth concrete floor. Window to side aspect. Light and power points. Work surface with high and low cupboards and drawers.
Wide splayed access off Hatchet Lane. Curved brick and flint walls to either side of five bar gate opening onto a spacious gravelled driveway providing ample parking and turning.
FRONT GARDEN Laid to lawn with variety of mature shrubs, specimen trees, rockery and three Edwardian style lamp posts. Gravelled path leads round to:
MAIN REAR GARDEN Comprises wide paved terrace extending the whole width of the property opening onto a large level lawn. Deep herbaceous border to one side block paved further patio in front of the summerhouse enclosed by low brick walling. Children’s play area with swings, slides, tree house and cabin.
Summerhouse/Home Office: Timber construction. Light and power connected.
The garden enjoys a good degree of privacy and is well enclosed on the road side by mixed hedging and shrubs and to the rear by fencing. Two mature Eucalyptus trees with a central Magnolia tree. Wide paved steps rise through as pedestrian gate into:
PADDOCK AREA (The present owners currently treat this as additional garden area). The front area is laid to lawn with three Eucalyptus trees, well screened to the front by laurel hedging and two the side by mixed hedging. Two raised vegetable beds. Post and rail fencing with central gate leads into an orchard area with fruit trees, soft fruit cage, all enclosed by fencing.
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Note: No household services or appliances have been tested and no guarantees can be given by Evans & Partridge.
From the Old Bell and Crown pub in Hatherden, turn left, and then bear left after a short distance. Proceed through the village then take the next turning on the left into Hatchet Lane and the property will be found immediately on the right.
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