Upper Chute, Andover, Hampshire Sp11
A large detached cottage style house formerly a much smaller period dwelling that has been tastefully extended and now offers beautifully presented and well-appointed spacious accommodation, quietly situated on the edge of the Green in the heart of this popular village with stunning far reaching views to the south
An individual detached cottage with white washed smooth rendered elevations and a recent thatched roof with beautiful storm-proof hardwood cottage windows throughout and oil fired central heating. The garden has recently been levelled and re-turfed with attractive brick retaining walls to some of the boundaries and a terrace area overlooking the main lawn which benefits from a southerly aspect. There is an area of off road parking and a detached thatched garage/workshop. The stunning accommodation that has been tastefully finished and is in first class condition includes; large reception hall, Inner hall with cloakroom, sitting room with open fireplace, excellent open plan kitchen breakfast room with handmade kitchen, granite tops, island and breakfast bar with an adjoining dining area and beautiful oak frame garden room with under floor heating. There is also a study/playroom or potential bedroom on the ground floor and a well fitted utility. To the first floor the is a very impressive and large principal bedroom with sitting area and walk in dressing room complimented by the substantial en-suite bathroom, 2 further bedrooms and an equally well fitted family bathroom.
Agents note: If preferred the large en-suite could become a fourth first floor bedroom and the dressing room could be converted into an en suite to the large main bedroom.
The property is situated in an idyllic location overlooking the Green with far reaching views beyond, in the quiet peaceful hamlet of Upper Chute which has a church, village hall and bus service and is surrounded by rolling countryside; there is a public house in the neighbouring hamlet of Lower Chute. The Chutes are a wonderful area for country walks and cycling - Chute Causeway with its stunning views is within walking distance. Newbury is 14 miles to the north, whilst Andover is also within easy reach and offers a comprehensive range of shopping, and educational facilities as well as a mainline railway station providing fast services to London Waterloo in 75 mins. Great Bedwyn (6.7 miles) also has a train station with a services to London Paddington in 63 mins. There are also local primary schools at Appleshaw, Vernham Dean and Hatherden, and the A303 is close at hand allowing convenient access to London and the West Country.
Thatched ENTRANCE PORCH supported by chamfered oak framework on brick walling. Indian sandstone paving. Lantern style light. Oak door with obscure glazed panel leading into:
LARGE RECEPTION HALL Picture window to front aspect with far reaching views. Engineered oak flooring with underfloor heating. LED down lighters. Part glazed solid core oak doors to inner hall and utility.
UTILITY (Well appointed) Polished granite work surface with similar upstand. Franke 1½ bowl sink unit with mixer tap and granite drainer. Range of cupboards and drawers beneath. Recess and plumbing for washing machine. Space for upright fridge/freezer. LED down lighters. Picture window to side aspect. Ceramic tiled floor. Coat hooks. Fuse box. Hard wiring for internet connectivity throughout the property. Extractor fan.
INNER HALL Engineered oak flooring. Turning hand made oak staircase with oak balustrade to side and two half landing rising to first floor, storage area beneath. Pendant light point. Opening into substantial open plan kitchen/breakfast room with separate dining area and adjoining garden room. Solid oak core doors to study and cloakroom.
CLOAKROOM White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap. Low level WC. Porcelain/travertine tiled floor, walls and window sill. Obscure glazed window to rear aspect. LED down lighters. Chrome towel radiator.
STUDY / PLAY ROOM (Dual aspect room) Picture window to side aspect. High window to rear aspect with view towards paddock. Engineered oak flooring. Pendant light point.
SUBSTANTIAL OPEN PLAN KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM WITH SEPARATE DINING AREA AND ADJOINING GARDEN ROOM
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM (Built by Handmade Kitchens of Christchurch)
Ceramic 1½ bowl sink unit with polished granite drainer and mixer tap. Polished granite work surfaces with similar upstand incorporating a peninsular unit with breakfast bar. Extensive range of pastel colour washed high and low level cupboards and drawers incorporating glazed display cabinets. Under-counter double oven and grill. Four zone induction hob with stainless steel hood over. Integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher and recycling bins. Free-standing granite topped island unit with cupboards, drawers and shelving. LED down lighters. Engineered oak flooring. Two picture windows to rear aspect with views towards the neighbour’s paddock. Oak panel door into sitting room. Wide opening to side of peninsular unit into:
DINING AREA (Dual aspect) Engineered oak flooring. Picture window to front aspect with distant views. Glazed double doors opening onto the terrace and main garden. Wall lights. Folding oak/glazed doors into:
OAK FRAMED GARDEN ROOM (By David Salisbury) Constructed of brick plinths supporting glazed pegged oak framework with exposed braces and truss beneath a Welsh slate roof. Vaulted ceiling with three contemporary pendant light points. Double doors open onto the terrace and main garden. Engineered oak flooring with under floor heating.
SITTING ROOM Attractive cast iron open fireplace with polished granite hearth and decorative cherry wood mantelpiece. Picture window to front aspect with stunning distant views. Further casement windows to either side aspect. Engineered oak flooring. Wall lights.
LANDING Oak balustrade continues overlooking stairwell. Dormer window to rear aspect. Three pendant light points. Solid core oak cores to principal bedroom suite, bedrooms two, three and family bathroom.
PRINCIPAL BEDROOM SUITE WITH SITTING AREA
Bedroom (Double bedroom) Picture window to front aspect with stunning far reaching views. Pendant light point.
Sitting Area Picture window with similar views. Two pendant light points. Step up and oak door into bathroom. Further oak door into:
Dressing Area Fitted with floor to ceiling storage. LED down lighters.
Substantial Luxury Bathroom White site comprising twin wash hand basins with mixer taps on solid oak stand with cupboards and drawers beneath. Panel bath with tiled sill, mixer tap/hand held shower attachment. Low level WC. Sliding door into glass/travertine tiled shower enclosure with overhead and hand held attachments. Travertine tiled floor and walls. Two chrome towel radiators. Shaver socket. Extractor fan. Obscure glazed window to rear aspect. LED down lighters.
BEDROOM TWO (Dual aspect double bedroom) Picture window to rear aspect. Further window to side aspect. Pendant light point.
BEDROOM THREE (Double bedroom) Picture window to front aspect with far reaching views. Alcove to either side of chimney breast ideal for fitted furniture. Pendant light point.
FAMILY BATHROOM (Beautifully appointed) White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin. Panelled bath with central mixer tap/hand held shower attachment. Low level WC with oak seat. Curved double doors into glass/travertine tiled shower enclosure with overhead and hand held shower attachments. Travertine tiled floor and walls. LED down lighters. Shaver socket. Traditional style towel radiator. Extractor fan. Obscure glazed window.
Picket gate from village lane onto an Indian sandstone path leading to the front entrance porch. Timber edged Cotswold stone border to front of property with shrubs and roses. The front garden is well enclosed by mixed hedging. Narrow lawn area to side and picket gate to off-road parking area with space for two vehicles with shrub border to rear. Screened oil tank. Cotswold stone path continues to the rear of the property, screened by rendered brick capped walling with post and rail fencing above.
MAIN GARDEN Attractively landscaped and extends to the other end of the property comprises a large level lawn with retaining brick walls to the boundaries. Well stocked surrounding herbaceous border. Original flagstone terrace bordered by buxus with mature wisteria to front of the property.
SINGLE GARAGE / WORKSHOP Constructed of timber frame elevations beneath a thatched roof. Barn style double doors to the front and rear. Windows to both side elevations. Light and power connected.
Hardstanding to opposite side, ideal as a kitchen garden area.
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Note: No household services or appliances have been tested and no guarantees can be given by Evans & Partridge.
POST CODE: SP11 9ER. The property fronts the Green in the centre of the village.
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