High Street, Damerham, Fordingbridge, SP6
£875,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
An attractive period house originally built in 1711 which has been sympathetically extended, blending the old with the new to provide well-planned, spacious accommodation, including a good-sized kitchen/breakfast room with bi-fold doors onto the large rear garden. This five bedroom, three bathroom home is situated in the heart of this attractive rural village, with its very own local public house and nearby access to the beautiful surrounding countryside of the New Forest and Cranborne Chase.

Damerham is a small pretty village on the edge of the River Allen and is north west of Fordingbridge town. Village amenities include a Primary School, Shop, Post Office, Public House, Village Hall and Church. The beautiful New Forest National Park offers 140,000 acres of heathland and is a haven for outdoor pursuits including cycling, walking and horse riding.

A spacious entrance hall with understairs storage cupboard and ground floor cloakroom leads on to the ground and first floor accommodation. There are two separate lounges, which form part of the original house dating back to the early eighteenth century. The living room features a beautiful inglenook fireplace with a woodburning stove, oak beamed ceiling and a connecting arch leading to the sitting room, comprising a deep brick fireplace. The impressive hand-built fitted kitchen (Jones of Salisbury) has an excellent range of oak units, including a built-in butchers block and a central island unit with further drawers under, with solid granite work surfaces and a double bowl ceramic butlers sink. Built in appliances include an integrated dishwasher, calor gas range-style cooker with stainless steel extractor over, integrated wine rack. The separate utility room has additional storage with a further range of cupboards and drawers and worktop with an inset stainless-steel sink unit. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and access into the entrance porch. The current dining area is open plan to the living room and kitchen and has a lovely bright aspect with bi-folding doors overlooking the terrace and gardens. The ground floor study is an excellent size and has a triple aspect overlooking the private gardens.

The first floor landing comprises a large airing/linen cupboard and loft access. There are five first floor bedrooms, including an impressive master bedroom suite, featuring a vaulted ceiling with triple aspect and en-suite shower room with three piece suite. The four further bedrooms all have built-in cupboards/wardrobes and two of the bedrooms have a wash basin. The large family bathroom has a three piece suite which includes a rolled edge bath and an attractively tiled floor. There is an additional shower room next to bedroom four.

The property is approached through a five bar wooden gate leading to a gravelled parking courtyard which provides parking for several vehicles. This then leads on to the detached single garage (16'5” x 9'1”) and adjoining this is a useful workshop/ store room.The rear gardens consist of a sweeping lawn which is interspersed by mature trees providing natural shade. There is a large slightly raised Indian sandstone terrace providing plenty of space for garden furniture, there is also an additional terrace with a pergola, ideal for alfresco dining. The gardens also have a number of mature shrubs and ground covering plants and the boundaries are formed by close boarded fencing. A gate gives access to the drive and parking area.

Energy Performance Rating: E Current: 52 Potential: 72

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