St Ives, Ringwood, Hampshire


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  • Bedrooms: 3
SUMMARY A beautifully presented three bedroom detached bungalow, originally built in 1953, presenting brick faced elevations with replacement Upvc double glazed windows and full gas fired central heating. The property has been updated by the present owners during their occupancy and is tastefully decorated throughout. The bungalow stands on a sunny and well secluded garden plot approaching one fifth of an acre, and benefits from plentiful off road parking and an attached garage. Subject to the necessary consents there is ample space for an extension, should additional accommodation be required.

SITUATION St Ives is a small village located approximately two miles from Ringwood the historic market town in Hampshire. It is annexed with the villages of St Leonards and Ashley Heath and has a Hampshire address although falls within the district of East Dorset for public services. Situated within close proximity to the local Post Office and Convenience Store, Junior School and only a short drive from the local Doctor's Surgery. Commuter routes are within easy reach into the adjacent towns and the A31 which joins the M27/M3. Moors Valley Country Park is easily accessible by car which boasts a popular 18 hole golf course and nature trail.

ACCOMMODATION An enclosed front entrance porch; Upvc double glazed front door leads via a multi-pane bevelled glass door into the entrance hallway, built in airing cupboard, factory lagged hot water cylinder and immersion heater, programmer for central heating/hot water, control for domestic hot water solar panel heating, access via a folding wooden ladder to mainly boarded and insulated attic space (Note the Worcester central heating boiler is located in the attic space). Panelled internal doors from the entrance hallway lead to most rooms, a multi pane door leads into the Lounge; South Westerly dual aspect, with double glazed French doors on the South side, attractive brick built open fireplace with cast iron grate and tiled hearth, fitted bookshelves to the right side of the chimney breast, low voltage down lighters, television aerial point/ethernet port. The kitchen/breakfast room; dual aspect room and both windows have fitted roller blinds with a rear garden view, hardwood work surfaces, inset Franke one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with swan neck mixer tap, tiled splashbacks above the work surfaces, range of cupboard/drawer units beneath the work surfaces, integrated Indesit dish washer, further integrated appliances include a Neff four ring gas hob with electric fan assisted oven/grill beneath, Neff chimney style extractor above with multi-speed fan and light, wall hung kitchen cabinets match the aforementioned base units, tiled floor, ample space for a breakfast table and four chairs, further work surfaces with cupboard beneath, plinth 'kick' heater, adjacent tall shelves larder cupboard and further wall hung kitchen cupboard, multiple low voltage down lighters, door way opening leads into the Utility Room; hardwood work surfaces with inset Franke single drainer sink unit with swan neck mixer tap, shelved cupboard unit beneath the work surfaces, integrated Hotpoint washing machine, Baumatic tumble dryer, adjacent space for a tall fridge freezer, wall hung kitchen cabinets, vaulted ceiling with down lighters, Velux skylight window, external double glazed door with a cat flap leads onto the patio. Bedroom one; double bedroom with a front garden Westerly aspect, fitted wardrobes, ethernet port. Bedroom two; double bedroom, fitted wardrobes, rear garden Easterly aspect. Bedroom three; rear garden Easterly aspect, currently used as a study with telephone and ethernet port. The bathroom comprises of a white three piece suite; panelled bath with fully tiled surround, folding glazed side screen, thermostatic shower valve, vanity unit and low flush wc with fully tiled surrounds, wall mounted mirror, heated towel rail, tiled flooring, rear aspect window with fitted roller blind.

EXTERNALLY The bungalow enjoys a wide frontage with evergreen hedging creating a high degree of seclusion. A pedestrian five bar gate and gravelled path leads directly to the front entrance porch, whilst a further ranch style five bar gate provides access to a gravelled parking area with an attached single garage beyond with a remotely operated 'up & over' door, electric power and light. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn interspersed with extremely well stocked borders with a variety of ornamental shrubs. The rear garden can be approached from either side of the bungalow via side pathways secured by timber screen gates. The rear garden which faces primarily East, but also enjoys a South aspect, is well secluded from neighbouring properties by mature hedging/conifers, and is mainly enclosed by timber panel fencing. A paved patio area abuts the rear of the bungalow leading onto lawn bounded by well stocked flower and shrub borders, and there is also an attractive ornamental pond with various aquatic plants and a fountain. A small vegetable garden area has been created with a sleeper edged raised bed. A timber built potting shed, with electric power is also sited in the rear garden.

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