Lopcombe, Salisbury, Wiltshire Sp5
An individual detached chalet style property, modernised and re-styled by the present owner to provide spacious accommodation, off-road parking and a tandem garage situated in a rural setting set back from the main road with views over the surrounding farmland
A detached chalet style house with spacious light and airy accommodation comprising a side entrance hall/boot room, good size living room with open fireplace and glazed double doors opening onto the terrace and garden, separate dining room, open plan split level kitchen/breakfast room, also with double doors onto the terrace and garden, as well as a fireplace and wood burning stove. There are two double bedrooms on the ground floor and a compact shower room. The first floor features an excellent dual aspect master bedroom with balcony and fabulous far reaching views. There is also a substantial main bathroom with wet shower area and large apex window. The property is set well back from the main road along a track with the benefit of off-road parking, a tandem garage and an attractive level garden where far reaching views are enjoyed over the adjoining countryside.
Agent’s Note: We understand that the present owner acquired planning consent to add a conservatory to the rear of the property as well as a substantial first floor extension above the existing garage.
The property is located in a semi-rural area close to the Hampshire/Wiltshire border between the cathedral cities of Winchester and Salisbury, and some seven miles from the picturesque town of Stockbridge. Local facilities including Post Offices, public houses, primary schools and churches can be found in the neighbouring villages of Broughton and The Wallops in Hampshire and Middle Winterslow in Wiltshire. Salisbury and Andover offer a more comprehensive range of shopping, educational and leisure amenities, as well as mainline railway station providing fast services to London. (There is also a railway station at Grateley, within about 10 minutes’ drive). The A303 is easily accessible allowing convenient access to London and West Country.
Outside contemporary lamp. UPVC part glazed stale style door leading into:
ENTRANCE HALL (Located on the side of the property) Large window to side aspect with views towards farmland and countryside. Solid oak work surface with tiled splash back, recess and plumbing beneath for washing machine and Worcester oil fired boiler, double cupboard above. LED down lighters. Part glazed stable style door opening into:
SPLIT LEVEL KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM
Breakfast Area: (Lower level) Open fireplace housing Villager wood burning stove on brick hearth with ceramic tiled surround. Recess to one side of chimney breast with log store and oak display sills above. Door into cupboard beneath stairwell to opposite side of chimney breast. Ceramic tiled floor. Window to side aspect. Coving. LED down lighters. Full width step up into:
Kitchen: (Upper level) Central roll top island with inset 1½ bowl ceramic sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Integrated slim-line dishwasher beneath, cupboard to side. Further roll top work surfaces with ceramic tiled splash back, range of cream high and low level cupboards and drawers. Under-counter Neff oven and grill. Neff four ring ceramic hob with extractor fan and light above. Coving. LED down lighters. Ceramic tiled flooring. Radiator. Window to side aspect. Glazed double doors opening onto rear terrace with extensive far reaching views over the garden and to rolling countryside beyond. Ledged and braced latch door into:
LIVING ROOM (Large reception room) Open brick fireplace on stone hearth with oak display sill over. Recess to either side of chimney breast, one with solid oak media shelf and TV socket. Glazed double doors with full height glazed panels to either side opening onto rear terrace with distant views over farmland and countryside. Window to rear aspect. Coving. Radiator. Opening into:
DINING ROOM High profile ceiling to one side with two Velux sky lights. LED spot lights. Alcove with oak display sill and power points. Coving. High door into eaves storage. Radiator. Latch door into:
INNER HALLWAY Part glazed UPVC glazed door to front porch, garden and driveway. Ceramic tiled floor. Turning staircase to first floor. LED down lighters. Coving. Radiator. Doors to bedrooms two, three and shower room.
SHOWER ROOM White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Corner glass/tiled enclosure housing shower. Ceramic tiled floor. Part tiled walls. LED down lighter. Coving. Extractor fan. Towel radiator.
BEDROOM TWO (Double bedroom) Large window to front aspect with internal blinds. Pendant light point. Coving. Radiator.
BEDROOM THREE (Double bedroom) Alcove ideal for free-standing/fitted furniture. Large window to front aspect with internal blinds. Pendant light point. Coving. Radiator.
LANDING LED down lighter. Double doors into linen cupboard. Latch doors into principal bedroom and family bathroom.
PRINCIPAL BEDROOM (Impressive dual aspect double bedroom) Apex window to side aspect with far reaching views over rolling farmland and countryside. Glazed double doors opening onto rear balcony with timber decking enclosed by iron balustrade affording fabulous views over the surround farmland and countryside. LED down lighters. Door into eaves storage. Alcove with shelving. Two built-in wardrobe cupboards.
LARGE FAMILY BATHROOM Impressive full width/height apex window to front aspect affording open views over farmland. Long solid oak sill with wide ceramic wash hand basin with mixer tap, two shaver sockets. LED strip lighting under worktops. Bath with mixer tap/hand held shower attachment. Low level WC with concealed cistern and oak sill behind. Wet shower area with central floor drain, overhead and hand held attachments. Tiled floor with underfloor heating. Vaulted ceiling with LED down lighters. Eaves storage and shelving.
Splayed entrance off unmade track onto a gravelled driveway bordered on either side by brick capped rendered walling.
TANDEM GARAGE Up and over door to front. Sink unit with hot and cold water supply. LED strip lighting. Power points.
Cotswold stone paved path with gravel borders leads from the driveway round to the entrance hall at the side of the property. The front garden is level, laid to lawn and well screened to the front and side by mature box hedging. Fruit trees, flowering cherry and magnolia. A shingle/paved path to side of property passing a raised oil tank leads to:
MAIN REAR GARDEN Comprises a generous sandstone terrace with granite set edging and inset borders with climbing plants and roses trained to the rear of the property and balcony. Large ornamental pond with waterfall and stream flowing into main pond. External garden lighting. Wide level lawn with herbaceous borders to either side, screened by conifer hedging. The rear boundary is open and immediately adjoins farmland affording distant views over the countryside.
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Note: No household services or appliances have been tested and no guarantees can be given by Evans & Partridge.
From our offices in Stockbridge, proceed in a westerly direction (towards Salisbury) and after about seven miles at the T junction turn right onto the A343 towards Andover. Proceed to Jacks Bush, on the straight section of road turn left onto the unmarked track (Crescent Lane) immediately after the bus shelter and just before the post box. The property will be found after a short distance on the left hand side.
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