Stoke, Andover, Hampshire Sp11
A large detached bungalow with spacious family accommodation, detached double garage and heated swimming pool enjoying a quiet and tucked away position standing in attractive mature gardens of over a third of an acre with beautiful long views up the Bourne Valley
A detached bungalow with spacious accommodation offering scope for improvement in places briefly comprising reception and inner hall, large living/dining room with fireplace housing a wood burning stove and adjoining conservatory, which all enjoy stunning far reaching views. There is a good size kitchen/breakfast room and study/fifth bedroom which was formerly a separate utility. The principal bedroom has a dressing area with walk-in wardrobe and en suite shower room, there are also three further double bedrooms and a bathroom. The property has plenty of off-road parking as well as a detached double garage and the large mature garden features an enclosed pool area and benefits from wonderful distant views across countryside and farmland.
The cottage is situated in the hamlet of Stoke which has a public house. The nearby village of St Mary Bourne has a primary school, church, modern village hall, a Post Office and shop, three public houses and cricket ground with bowling green. The nearby towns of Andover and Newbury offer fast mainline rail services to Waterloo and Paddington respectively, together with a comprehensive range of shopping, educational and leisure facilities. An excellent rail service to Waterloo is also available from Whitchurch, about three miles distant. The cathedral city of Winchester is approximately 20 minutes drive away. The A34 and A303 roads and M3 and M4 motorways are all within easy reach.
ENTRANCE PORCH Quarry tiled floor. UPVC timber effect door with fan light and lantern style light to side leading into:
RECEPTION HALL Parquet flooring. Coir mat at threshold. Pendant light point. Panel doors to bedroom two and inner hallway. Obscure glazed door leading into:
CENTRAL HALL Parquet flooring. Pendant light point. Access to loft space via hatch. Panel double doors into open plan living/dining room. Panel doors into kitchen/breakfast room, study/bedroom five, bedroom three and family bathroom. Sliding doors into cloaks cupboard with hanging rail and shelf.
OPEN PLAN LIVING / DINING ROOM (Large double reception) Attractive brick fireplace with log burning stove on herringbone brick hearth, timber mantel over. Two windows to side aspect with fabulous distant views up the Bourne Valley. Bamboo flooring. Pendant light point. Coving. Open arch into kitchen/breakfast room. Large UPVC glazed double doors into:
CONSERVATORY Constructed of UPVC and glazed elevations beneath a hipped glass roof. Vinyl flooring. Double doors opening onto the rear patio with stunning views over the landscaped garden and up the Bourne Valley.
KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM Stainless steel 1½ bowl sink unit with mixer tap and drainer. Roll top timber effect work surfaces with ceramic tiled splash back. Range of high and low cream cupboards and drawers incorporating glazed display cabinets with inset lights and deep pan drawers. Rangemaster range style cooker with two ovens, grill, warming area, four ring hob and griddle with Rangemaster extractor hood above. Recess and plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Space and plumbing for American style fridge/freezer. Two ceiling light points with spot lights. Two windows to rear aspect overlooking main garden. Window to side aspect overlooking pool area. Grant oil fired boiler. Small pane stable style door to outside. Timber effect flooring.
INNER HALL Pendant light point. Panel doors to principal bedroom suite and bedroom four.
PRINCIPAL BEDROOM (Large double bedroom) Leaded picture window to front aspect. Ceiling light point with fan. Panel door into cupboard. Open arch to dressing area. Double louvre doors into en suite.
Dressing Area Range of built-in wardrobe cupboards, dressing table and drawers. Leaded effect window to front aspect. Pendant light point. Wall lights.
En Suite Shower Room White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Corner glass/tiled enclosure with overhead and hand held shower attachments. Ceramic tiled floor and walls. Obscure glazed window to rear aspect. Ceiling light point. Extractor fan. Towel radiator.
BEDROOM TWO (Dual aspect double bedroom) Large leaded effect window to front aspect. Further window to side aspect with distant views towards rolling countryside. Pendant light point.
BEDROOM THREE (Double bedroom) Window to side aspect with distant views. Pendant light point.
BEDROOM FOUR Leaded effect window to front aspect with distant views. Pendant light point.
STUDY / BEDROOM FIVE (Formerly a utility area) Obscure glazed window to side aspect. Timber effect flooring. Pendant light point. Shelved alcove. Sliding door into cupboard housing lagged copper cylinder with fitted immersion and slatted shelving.
FAMILY BATHROOM White suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap/hand held attachment and overhead shower, and folding glass screen. Pedestal wash hand basin with glass shelf and mirror above. Low level WC. Ceramic tiled walls. Obscure glazed window to side aspect. Extractor fan. Ceiling light point. Radiator with towel rail over. Mirror fronted cabinet. Strip light/shaver socket.
Tarmacadam approach through five bar gate onto substantial driveway providing ample parking and turning space. Well stocked shrub border to side and brick boundary wall. Gravel hardstanding to opposite side providing additional parking and leads to car port. The front boundary is screened by mature hedging. Further concrete parking area leading to garaging.
DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE Constructed of brick elevations beneath a tiled roof. Up and over door to front. Window to side. Light and power connected.
Area of garden to the side of garage with large Monkey Puzzle tree with fig bush and roses trained to the side of the garage. Picket gate opens into:
MAIN REAR GARDEN Comprises paved terrace beside the conservatory with step up onto large gently sloping lawn with ornamental pond and waterfall. Specimen trees including old apple tree and weeping willow. The garden is well enclosed by hedging with far reaching views to the south over rolling countryside and farmland.
POOL AREA Heated swimming pool with paved surround. Two summerhouses. Well enclosed by picket fencing and bordered by specimen trees and shrubs.
SIDE GARDEN Brick built barbecue and rose border. Door into external store housing mater/fuse box. Path continues to area with two sheds, aviary and oil tank with wrought iron gate leading back to driveway.
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Note: No household services or appliances have been tested and no guarantees can be given by Evans & Partridge.
POST CODE SP11 0LZ.
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