Swelling Hill, Ropley, Alresford SO24


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  • Bedrooms: 3
An immaculate chalet-style bungalow sitting on a lovely, secluded plot of 0.4 acre, with ample parking and a double garage. Brackenwood is located at the top of Swelling Hill adjoining open countryside, and is conveniently placed for Four Marks. The property was extended to the rear in 2001/02, to add the upper floor and kitchen, and the property now has light and airy interiors, with a natural flow to the accommodation.

The property is approached from the driveway, with a covered porch and front door opening to the entrance hall, which has wooden flooring and an understairs cupboard. On the right is the sitting room, which has an attractive bow window, and a fireplace with a stone surround, slate hearth and wood-burning stove. A further door from the entrance hall opens to the spacious dining room, with French doors to the garden. The kitchen/breakfast room was replaced in 2017, and features underfloor heating and a range of modern units, with textured granite worktops, a matching island unit and integrated appliances. There is a door to the garden, and an opening through to the utility room. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor, both with fitted wardrobes, and a bathroom with a bath and separate shower enclosure.

Upstairs, on the first floor, is a landing with a Velux roof light window, and a door to the principal bedroom, which has eaves storage to one side, and views of the garden. The bathroom has a bath and separate shower, and a Velux window.

Outside, a five bar gate opens to the gravelled driveway, which leads to the double garage with its electric roller shutter door and overhead storage. The front garden is laid to lawn and is surrounded by hedging, affording it privacy. There is a paved seating area, and a path leads to the side of the property and through to the rear garden, which is laid to lawn, with mature shrubs, hedging, a garden shed, and a large seating terrace adjoining the rear of the property.

Brackenwood is located on the edge of the popular village of Ropley and within easy reach of the historic market town of Alresford. Ropley is a thriving and active village community with a shop with Post Office, Primary School, Church, Village Hall, Coffee Rooms and Recreation Grounds and has its own restored railway station on the Mid Hants Railway running between Alton and New Alresford. There is easy road access to London, Winchester and Southampton on the A31 and there is a bus stop within walking distance, servicing the secondary schools in both Alresford and Alton as well as Alton and Peter Symonds Sixth Form Colleges. Rail access to London is available from Alton, Winchester and Petersfield. Southampton Airport is about 30 minutes' drive and Heathrow about an hour away.

Services Mains water and electricity connected. Oil fired central heating. Septic tank drainage system.

Local authority information East Hampshire District Council

Council Tax Band: E

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