Straight Mile, Ampfield


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A magnificent unique residence of traditional elegance featured within a contemporary styling offers exceptional family accommodation exceeding 4500sqft enjoying most delightful landscaped gardens of approximately 2/3 acre.

Owners Comments

“As experienced quality house builders building our own home, we have made every effort during the renovation, to not only build an exceptional house, but to build a luxurious, high specification, modern, versatile family home.”

“We firmly believe that it's the attention to detail that makes the difference between average and stunning and we are very proud of our stunning home.”


Occupying a secluded position within a highly desirable address, this recently developed home was thoughtfully designed to provide beautifully appointed accommodation incorporating much natural light and convenient day to day living. A host of stunning design features include a grand entrance hall with a bespoke solid oak split staircase extending into an impressive atrium with galleried landing. Luxurious bathrooms, sanitary ware and tiling serve the six bedrooms, with a stunning vaulted master suite including fully fitted dressing room and Juliet balcony. A stylish fully fitted kitchen with arc peninsular worktop and seating area flow to the elegant vaulted breakfast/dining room in an open plan styling. The ground floor accommodation is both extensive and striking, punctuated by a spacious sitting room with a feature Inglenook fireplace hosting a woodburning stove and bifold doors to the honed sandstone terrace. An atmospheric dining room, well equipped cinema room and large study also provide further substantial and versatile living space enjoying an excellent social flow.

Although splendid in size and design, 34 Straight Mile has also been constructed with energy efficiency and convenience in mind offering under floor heating to the ground floor, integrated Sonos music system and USB sockets in the principal rooms. The mature private gardens have been beautifully landscaped and the patio area is an ideal entertainment terrace.


A solid oak front door opens into the stunning entrance hall which is centrepieced by the Atrium window and impressive bespoke oak staircase enjoying a gable end landing and stylish drop chandelier. Bifold oak doors open to the sun terrace, whilst Porcelain tiling of underfloor heating flow through the ground floor. The kitchen breakfast room has been beautifully designed to incorporate a seating area and arch peninsular hosting generous storage and quartz worktops. Contrasting coloured units feature an integrated appliance wall with full size fridge and freezer, Neff twin ovens, microwave and warming drawer. Other integrated appliances include a dishwasher, wine cooler and instant hot water tap with induction hob featuring a gas ring and contemporary extractor hood. Steps descend to the vaulted breakfast/dining room, enjoying a full height apex, windows and 360 degree views to the garden with courtesy lighting. The dining room features backlit display shelving and a feature wall and can house the largest of dining suites. The sitting room centres upon a beautiful brick Inglenook fireplace with woodburning stove and oak mantle with bifold doors to the garden. An inner hallway accesses the study, double garage and impressive cinema room hosting projector and screen. A utility room and cloakroom complete the ground floor accommodation.

The master bedroom is delightful, vaulted with a Juliet balcony overlooking the garden with a stylish dressing room incorporating a host of fitted wardrobes and a gorgeous ensuite bathroom comprising freestanding bath, twin vanity units, double shower cubicle and low level WC. Three further bedrooms are served by the exquisite family bathroom which is both spacious and elegantly equipped. The split landing hosts two further bedrooms both with ensuite facilities whilst the main guest suite also features a dressing room.


Occupying a mature plot of 0.66 acres the property is approached via automated wooden gates to a large gravel parking and turning area. The gardens play host to established trees and shrubs with large lawned expanse and a stunning honed limestone patio terrace adjacent to the house. There is a large timber shed and wood store.


Located on the Straight Mile in Ampfield the property is ideally situated with Romsey 1.8 miles to the west, Winchester 10 miles to the east and the commercial centre of Southampton to the south.

Local schooling is ideal, within catchment to both Ampfield and Romsey schools with much private sector choice, the closest being the well regarded Stroud Preparatory School and Hampshire Collegiate. The market town of Romsey provides excellent everyday amenities and leisure facilities with well known beautiful woodland walks through the Test Valley on the doorstep.

Agents Notes

This stunning home was created from an original bungalow and features many energy efficient features. Served by gas central heating via underfloor to the ground level and radiators to the first, the property features private drainage and double glazing throughout.

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Charles Powell

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