Hounsdown

£645,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Unexpectedly Re-available

A most impressive individual and spacious family residence having undergone a considerable two storey extension and complete refurbishment by the current owners offering versatile accommodation arranged over three floors.

Owners Comments

“Willow Tree House has suited our family's needs perfectly. The open plan kitchen/dining room/ living area is perfect for entertaining and overseeing the children whilst they do their homework and the private garden is a joy in the summer.”

“The location of our home provides perfect access to good commuter links and lies in the catchment for excellent schooling.”

Introduction

This imposing property is beautifully presented with a blend of contemporary and traditional décor throughout offering five bedrooms with en-suite facilities to the master and second bedroom. The hub of the house is undoubtedly the stunning open plan living area combining the bespoke kitchen, dining area with feature log burning stove which flows into the vaulted family room flooded with light from the French doors and full height glass panelling overlooking the rear garden and patio area. The beautiful gardens have been landscaped to create an impressive social outdoor space comprising a sculpted patio, open fronted barn style summer house along with a timber cabin and other useful outbuildings to the rear of the garden.

Description

The covered entrance way and front door open into the welcoming entrance hall which immediately gives a preview into the quality finish and high standard that this home presents. The attractive tiled flooring with under floor heating extends throughout the ground floor creating a fresh and light feel complemented by the solid oak internal doors. A useful storage cupboard is situated off the entrance hall as well as the study and cloakroom. Two sets of French doors access the generous sitting room centred on the gas fire place with a sand stone hearth and surround. The open living area and kitchen provide a wonderfully spacious social area for modern family living boasting a fitted shaker style kitchen offering a range of wall and base units with contrasting black granite work surfaces with inset bowl and drainer. Integrated appliances include a fridge, freezer and dishwasher with space for a range master cooker. To the rear of the kitchen, a separate utility room houses the gas fired boiler and provides additional wall and base units with plumbing for a washing machine, dryer and space for further white goods. The dining area has French doors through to the sitting room that features a log burning stove and is open to the impressive garden room with a vaulted ceiling and electrically controlled velux windows, floor to ceiling glass units to the rear aspect and French doors opening out to the rear garden and raised patio area. The first floor landing houses the airing cupboard with hot water tank and serves four of the bedrooms and spacious fully tiled family bathroom benefitting from a bath with additional shower head and separate corner shower. The master bedroom enjoys views over the rear garden and boasts built in wardrobes and a modern en-suite shower room. Two further double bedrooms with built in storage and a smaller single bedroom are also situated on the first floor with a further double bedroom on the second floor which also boasts an en-suite shower room.

Outside

Double timber gates open onto the extensive gravel driveway providing parking and turning space for several vehicles flanked by neatly trimmed hedgerows. Double timber gates open to the covered sideway providing useful storage space and log store extending through to the landscaped rear garden which features a raised patio area accessed from a side door and French doors from the family room. A sculpted lawn is bordered by high hedgerows creating a screen from neighbours with a timber open barn and patio area with pizza oven perfect for entertaining. A pathway punctuates the lawn under the weeping willow to a timber cabin and screened area to the rear of the garden offering raised vegetable beds, chicken run and timber shed.

Agent Note

A simply stunning family home with an impressive open plan living area benefiting from UPVC double glazing throughout and gas fired central heating.

Location

Hounsdown is a small residential area situated between Eling and the New Forest National Park ideally placed for easy access to road links with junction 2 of the M27 less than four miles away and home to the well regarded Hounsdown Secondary School. Southampton Water and the New Forest provide various leisure and outdoor activities for all ages as well as places of natural beauty to explore. Totton centre provides all local amenities including doctors' surgery, shops, supermarket and leisure centre with direct rail links to London Waterloo via Totton train station within two miles.

Directions

From our office proceed South East on the A36 to Junction two of the M27. Proceed over the next four roundabouts and filter left onto the A35. At the roundabout take the third exit back up the A35 filtering off to the left signposted Hounsdown and turning left onto Jacobs Gutter Lane.

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Charles Powell

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