Longparish, Andover, Hampshire Sp11
A large individual house with spacious and well-presented accommodation including a stunning garden room, standing in a good size plot (0.41 acres) in an excellent quiet location at the end of a short no-through lane on the edge of this highly sought after Test Valley village beside the Common with nearby riverside walks.
A large detached family house with an enviable location and stunning garden. The accommodation comprises a reception hall and cloakroom, drawing room, dining room, remarkable conservatory/garden room, open plan kitchen/breakfast room with an adjoining utility and side lobby/boot room which connects the main house to a double garage with boarded loft room above. This could be converted into ancillary accommodation/home office/annexe if required (subject to obtaining the necessary consents) as there is an additional double car barn. To the first floor there is a galleried landing with study area, four double bedrooms (one with en suite) and a family bathroom. Outside the property features an impressive natural stone paved frontage whilst the main southerly facing garden extends to the rear.
The property is situated at the end of a short no-through lane where there are a number of houses surrounded by Longparish Common, traversed by the River Test and on the edge of Longparish. This highly sought after village offers everyday amenities including a shop/Post Office, primary school and playing field, church, public house with restaurant, bus service, and nearby riverside walks. The reputable Farleigh School is only a 12 minute drive away, whilst Marlborough College is a 40 minute drive. The town of Whitchurch (6 miles) has a mainline railway station providing fast services to Waterloo in 70 minutes. Andover is 5 miles to the west, whilst Winchester, Southampton and Newbury are all within a 15-25 minute drive and offer a comprehensive range of shopping, educational and leisure facilities. The A303 is close at hand providing convenient road access to the West Country, to London via the M3, and to the North and South Coast via the A34. Sports enjoyed within the area include fishing, shooting and horse riding.
UPVC glazed double doors leading into LARGE ENTRANCE PORCH Tiled floor. High ceiling with central light. Windows to front and either side elevation. Oak effect UPVC/part decorative glazed door leads into:
LARGE RECEPTION HALL Part divided by arch. Turning staircase with two half landings and exposed balustrade to either side rising to galleried landing. Understairs cupboard. Two porthole bulls eye glazed panels to front aspect. Glazed double doors into drawing room. Glazed door into formal dining room. Obscure glazed door into kitchen/breakfast room. Panel door into:
CLOAKROOM White suite comprising wash hand basin with cupboard beneath and low level WC. Obscure glazed window to front aspect. Tiled floor and walls.
DRAWING ROOM (Large dual aspect reception room) Adam style fireplace with LPG coal effect fire. Bay window to front aspect. Glazed double doors and full height glazed panels to either side opening into garden room. Pendant and wall light points.
FORMAL DINING ROOM (Large room, ideal for entertaining) Two windows to rear aspect with views through garden room over the main garden. Wall lights. Alcove.
OPEN PLAN KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM
KITCHEN Stainless steel 1½ bowl sink unit with mixer tap, drainer and Insinkerator. Extensive range of solid maple fronted high and low level cupboards and drawers incorporating glazed china display cabinets, corner shelving and wine racking. Long polished black quartz work surfaces with porcelain tiled splash back. Integrated Rangemaster double oven with grill. Rangemaster Toledo range style cooker comprising two large ovens, grill and five ring LPG hob with Rangemaster hood above. Integrated Hotpoint dishwasher. Ceramic tiled floor. Two pendant light points and spot lights. Window to front aspect. Further window to side aspect. UPVC obscure glazed door into side lobby/boot room. Widen opening into breakfast area. Small pane obscure glazed door into utility.
BREAKFAST AREA Ceramic tiled floor. Pendant light point. Glazed double doors with glazed panels to either side into conservatory/garden room.
UTILITY ROOM Long roll tope work surface with inset Belfast sink unit with mixer tap and porcelain tiled splash back. Range of high and low cupboards. Under-counter Grant oil fired boiler (replaced approximately 3 years ago). Ceramic tiled floor. Plumbing for washing machine and space for dryer. Half glazed door to outside. Window to side aspect. Down lighters.
CONSERVATORY / GARDEN ROOM Impressive structure running the full width of the rear of the property constructed of low brick walling supporting aluminium frame double glazed elevations and a triple pitched glazed roof with vents and blinds. Ceiling lights with fan. Central double doors opening onto terrace and garden. Ceramic tiled floor. Power points. Radiators.
SIDE LOBBY / BOOT ROOM (Connecting the main house with the garage) Exposed brick elevations beneath a profile thermoplastic roof. UPVC door to porch and driveway. Windows and half glazed door to rear aspect leading onto side patio area. Ceramic tiled floor. Door into attached double garage.
IMPRESSIVE CENTRAL GALLERIED LANDING Balustrade continues on three sides overlooking stairwell and reception hall.
STUDY / SITTING AREA Window to front aspect. Access via hatch to substantial loft space, partly boarded with light. Central light point (ideal for chandelier) with decorative rose and down lighters. Doors to bedrooms and family bathroom. Part mirror fronted doors into linen cupboard and cupboard housing lagged copper cylinder with fitted immersion and slatted shelving.
MASTER BEDROOM Suite of fitted bedroom furniture with space for large bed, bed side tables with reading lights and arched display recesses to either side. Range of wardrobe cupboards and dressing table. Small pane picture window to rear aspect with a southerly aspect and views over the garden. Ceiling light point with rose. Door into:
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, glass shelf and light above. Low level WC. Bidet. Glass/tiled enclosure housing Aqualisa power shower with massage jets. Mirror fronted cabinet. Ceramic tiled floor and walls. Down lighters. Window to rear aspect. Extractor fan.
BEDROOM TWO (Spacious double bedroom) Small pane picture window to front aspect with glorious open vista across the Common in the winter months when the leaves have fallen . Part mirror fronted double wardrobe cupboard. Vanity unit with wash hand basin, glass shelf, mirror, light and shaver socket above, cupboard beneath. Pendant light point.
BEDROOM THREE (Double bedroom) Small pane picture window to front aspect overlooking the impressive paved frontage and surrounding garden. Part mirror fronted double wardrobe cupboards. Pendant light point.
BEDROOM FOUR (Double bedroom) Window to rear aspect overlooking main garden. Double and single wardrobe cupboards. Pendant light point.
FAMILY BATHROOM White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin. Bath with wall mounted Aqualisa power shower. Low level WC. Ceramic tiled floor and walls. Mirror fronted cabinet. Window to rear aspect. Spot lights. Extractor fan.
ATTACHED DOUBLE GARAGE Constructed of cavity block/brick elevations beneath a pitched tiled roof (this could easily be incorporated into the house as additional living or a separate annexe, subject to the required consents). Electric remotely operated up and over door to front. Fluorescent strip lighting. Power points. Workshop area to rear. Open tread staircase rising to boarded loft room. Small pane obscure glazed door into:
Garden’s WC Low level WC. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer, cold tap, Santon electric hot water heater, cupboard beneath. Tiled floor. Obscure glazed window. Fluorescent strip light.
Boarded Loft Room Carpeted. Doors into eaves storage. Window to gable end.
Beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds
The property is situated at the end of a short no through road servicing just a handful of properties. Large brick piers with Edwardian lantern style lights supporting five bar gate with pedestrian gate to side opening onto a most impressive natural flagstone frontage providing comprehensive parking and an entertaining space leading to the double garage and car barn.
OAK FRAME CAR BARN Pegged framework beneath hipped roof. Timber clad elevations. Flagstone floor. Power points and lighting.
THE GARDENS The front courtyard has attractive borders and lawns planted with a great variety of shrubs and specimen trees. A gated entrance on the right hand side of the property leads to side patio with LPG cylinders and two garden sheds. The main garden benefits from a southerly aspect and comprises a raised paved terrace accessed from the conservatory. Large level lawn and specimen trees, all well enclosed by high mainly laurel hedging. Large mixed shrub border. Open access round the other side of the property with further side patio and greenhouse to the rear of the garage. Raised oil tank. Bin storage.
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating with radiators. Note: No household services or appliances have been tested and no guarantees can be given by Evans & Partridge.
POST CODE SP11 6PH. From Longparish village take Southside Road opposite Sugar Lane and proceed over two bridges. Just before reaching a white cottage with a slate roof on the corner turn left (at a dead end sign). The property will be found at the end of this lane.
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Agriculture House, High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire SO20 6HF
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