THIS Peninsula Square house in Winchester is up for sale for £1,995,000.

The Clock House is an exceptional mid-terrace Grade II listed property, converted in the 1990s and has a versatile accommodation of around 2,200 sq ft arranged, unusually for The Barracks, over just two floors.

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The current owners have completely renovated and modernised the interior with an exceptional eye for detail to transform this landmark property to suit the demands of modern day living. From a welcoming entrance hall, you’ll note the impressive high ceiling and sweeping staircase.

The high ceilings are a wonderful feature which occurs throughout the property and the tall sash windows which allow for an abundance of natural light to be drawn from its east and west aspects.

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The kitchen/dining room is fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and floor units incorporating integrated appliances, a central dividing island and a fitted dresser adjacent to the dining area.

The drawing room has been fitted with an impressive bespoke range of library shelving and cupboard storage. The drawing room overlooks the magnificent square of The Barracks, complete with wonderful landscaped gardens and a central lake with fountain water feature.

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The sitting room, which is located to the rear of the property, has two sets of double doors leading out onto the garden terrace. This is an extremely pleasant room which offers views over the city.

There is a cloak room/WC within the entrance hall. From the first floor galleried landing there is the principal bedroom, which is accessed from a split landing staircase. This superb bedroom suite has lovely far reaching city and cathedral views, as well as a luxurious en suite.

There are three further bedrooms, each with wonderful views of either the square to the front or the rear and with access to the main bathroom.

Outside there is a private courtyard to the rear of the house, which is paved with flagstones. The garden is enclosed by railings with a pedestrian gate through to the gravel path to the rear. There are some lovely mature shrubs and flowering plants including an established clematis and wisteria. There is also a useful garden store. Overall the garden offers a good degree of privacy and wonderful area to dine out or to sit and relax.

The Clock House has private parking for two vehicles to the front with two additional visitors’ parking spaces located nearby. Jon Lacey, property agent at Savills in Winchester, who is handling the sale, says: “A spectacular property located at the heart of the City, the grounds and overall setting is simply stunning.”

The property is situated in the highly regarded and sought after central Winchester location of Peninsula Square, with a splendid elevated position affording superb views across the city towards Winchester Cathedral and the Downs beyond. It is ideally located for the High Street and the main line railway station. There is also convenient access to the Winchester College and the water meadows of St Cross which stretch along the bank of

the River Itchen.

The Clock House has a guide price of £1,995,000 and viewings are strictly by appointment only. For more info, contact Savills Winchester. Agent: Savills Winchester Guide price: £1,995,000 01962 834057