Ash Road, Ashurst
£675,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
Presented for sale is this detached, charming, four bedroom foresters cottage in the delightful area of Ashurst. Benefitting from well proportioned bedrooms, ensuite to bedroom one, dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room, living room with active wood burner, 21' dining room, utility room and a garden that simply must be seen in person to truly appreciate it. Hardwood double glazing and central heating throughout.

LOCATION Ashurst is located on the western side of Southampton within the New Forest National Park. The village of Ashurst has a selection of local shops, takeaways, pubs and local post office. There are good transport links with the M27 motorway leading to Bournemouth to the west, Portsmouth to the east and London via the M3. There is a local railway station within Ashurst, whilst nearby Totton boasts a mainline railway station. Southampton is approximately four miles away with it's array of bars, and restaurants and West Quay Shopping Centre.

ENTRANCE HALL The red and black tiled floor in the storm porch invites you in via the hardwood front door with frosted double glazing. The entrance hall has doors to the living room and dining room, as well as stairs to the first floor landing. Sympathetic design such as the herringbone laminate flooring really set off the period features.

LIVING ROOM High ceilings, period style fire place which houses an active wood burner and ambient wall lights. Carpeted flooring and bay window to front.

DINING ROOM This part of the property has been opened up from it's initial extension and now has a wide 21' wide dining room to the back of the property benefitting from bi-fold doors that overlook the rear garden, additional window to the rear, tiled flooring and doors to the kitchen and utility room.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM This kitchen is extremely bright as light floods in from the bay window as well as the other window to the side. Oak veneer laminate flooring matches the 'Sheraton' designed kitchen and really gives the true cottage feel. There is space for a large fridge freezer as well as a 'Mercury' range oven (to stay). Granite worktops, double inset sink with drainers and also a pantry.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Carpeted flooring leads up from the stairs, window to front, loft access via loft hatch.

BEDROOM ONE Another dual aspect room the floods light into the space. Wood flooring leads through to the ensuite.

ENSUITE Window to rear aspect, top mounted sink with storage underneath, close coupled w/c, large shower enclosure with tiled walls and chrome shower.

BEDROOM TWO At the rear of the property and part of the original building is this double bedroom which has a window to rear and door through to bedroom four.

BEDROOM THREE Window to front aspect, storage cupboard, carpeted flooring.

BEDROOM FOUR Window to rear aspect, storage cupboard and carpeted flooring.

BATHROOM Velux window overhead, tiled flooring and part tiled walls, panelled bath with shower over bath, pedestal sink and low level w/c.

OUTSIDE OF THE PROPERTY

FRONTAGE Block paved driveway parking for two cars with a five bar gate that opens into the garden allowing further access onto the hard standing patio area if required. To the front of the property there is a path way that leads to the front door which is surrounded by various plants and shrubs including Lavender. A low level wall runs across the front of the perimeter.

REAR GARDEN This expansive garden feels like it goes on forever! With a large hardstanding patio area directly abutting the rear of the property which provides plenty of space for seating, climbing vines and Wisteria. A small lawn area is separated by a picket fence that then opens out onto the much larger part of the garden, again laid to lawn but with space for vegetable plots, a large pond, lawn, garden shed and summer house. There are various mature shrubs and plants as well as a centred Willow tree which just adds to the charm of the garden.

COUNCIL TAX AND TENURE Council tax band 'F' through New Forest District Council.

Freehold tenure.

02380 844405

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