Ashurst

£1,195,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Enjoying a commanding position on the ever popular Woodlands Road with uninterrupted views fronting onto the open New Forest, is this impressive family residence offering accommodation arranged over three floors.

Owners Comments

“27 years ago we found our dream home set in an idyllic New Forest location. Our family has loved living in such a beautiful position. Now is the time for another family to enjoy this lovely home as we have for many years.”

Introduction

This attractive four bedroom property sits centrally on the plot with a sweeping driveway to the entrance with feature pillars, extending to the garaging and stables to the rear. The plot extends to 2.6 acres in total with approximately 1.2 acres of formal gardens complemented by a paddock with direct hacking onto the forest. Well regarded schooling for all ages includes Hazel Wood, Foxhills Junior School, Hounsdown Secondary School whilst a wide range of traditional amenities are nearby coupled with acres of beautiful open forest acreage offering a wealth of outdoor activities and direct rail access to London Waterloo available at Ashurst Station.

Description

A grand pillared entrance and solid oak front door opens into the welcoming entrance hall which hosts the oak staircase to the upper floor. The ground floor cloakroom is situated at the end of the hall with a utility room adjacent fitted with kitchen units, work surface and plumbing for white goods and rear access to the garden. The bright and airy sitting room enjoys views over the formal gardens via dual aspects and features a marble fire place with ornate oak mantle. A family room is situated at the rear of the property with sliding patio doors to a patio seating area. The dual aspect dining room also offers access to the garden via French doors and extends to the spacious kitchen breakfast room. An extensive range of gloss fronted wall and base units provide ample storage, complemented by granite effect roll top work surfaces and a central island and breakfast bar. Integrated appliances include an eye level double oven and microwave, five burner gas hob and extractor hood and dishwasher. Space is available for a free standing American fridge freezer. The first floor landing enjoys views to the open forest and houses the airing cupboard, gas fired boiler and immersion tank. Bedrooms one and two also captures forest and garden views whilst boasting fitted wardrobes with a modern en-suite shower room to the master bedroom. Bedroom three is equipped with vanity units and fitted wardrobes and is served by the family bathroom which comprises a panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and heated towel rail. The second floor landing serves a small bedroom/study with eaves storage and the fourth bedroom with timber clad walls and skilling ceilings enjoying light from three aspects and eaves storage.

Outside

An arched red brick entrance and five bar gates lead to the sweeping tarmacadam driveway, neatly edged and flanked by well tended lawns encompassing the house with a mature variety of trees, shrubs and plants to the front boundary creating an attractive screen. A parking area is situated at the fore with a paved seating area, water feature and impressive pillared entrance. A double garage is situated to the rear of the property along with three stables, hay barn, tack room and store with a 1.4 acre paddock adjoining.

Agents Notes

A four bedroom detached house benefiting from all mains services, gas fired central heating and UPVC double glazing.

Location

Woodlands is located within the New Forest National Park which offers a wide range of outdoor pursuits and places of interest as well as many eateries. Locally there is a primary school, church, public house and within close distance the M27 provides fast road links to London and the south coast. The nearest mainline railway station is at Totton which is less than 3 miles away with direct links to London Waterloo.

Directions

From Junction 1 of the M27 take the A336 towards Cadnam continuing over the roundabout onto Southampton Road. Continue through Bartley turning right onto Bourne Road. Proceed onto Bartley Road and turn right onto Woodlands Road and The White House can be found a short distance on the left hand side.

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Charles Powell

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