Downton

£325,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Introduction

An extended four bedroom link-detached home dating back to 1967, situated in a quiet residential cul de sac within walking distance of the desirable village of Downton. The property features extensive versatile living accommodation comprising an open plan fitted kitchen dining room supplemented by a generous family room with a wood burning stove and separate sitting room. The first floor presents four well-proportioned bedrooms accompanied by the shower room, there is also a separate ground floor bathroom. The village features comprehensive amenities and is close to communication links whilst located on the fringes of the New Forest National Park.

Description

A UPVC front door opens into the porch with a useful storage cupboard and further door into a long welcoming entrance hall which hosts under stairs storage. The family bathroom is accessed from the dining area and comprises a panel enclosed bath, glass screen with shower over, low level W/C, wash hand basin and vanity units. The open plan kitchen/dining room is the central hub of the home with eye and base level wooden units and complementary light coloured Silestone work surfaces. High quality integrated appliances include a Neff slide and hide electric oven and grill, four ring gas hob, cooker hood with space for a dishwasher and fridge and freezer over a ceramic tiled floor. There is a sizeable family room with a corner wood burning stove set upon a granite hearth. The sitting room features an attractive fireplace with wood effect gas stove.

On the first floor the large landing provides access to four good size bedrooms. The main bedroom features ample room for a double bed and is fitted with a wash hand basin and dressing area with fitted wardrobes. Bedroom two is also of good proportions and features fitted wardrobes with all bedrooms served by the attractive family shower room.

Outside

The property is approached by a driveway providing off road parking and access to the garage with automated roller door, power and light. The rear garden is enclosed with panel enclosed fencing and features a sizeable Indian sandstone patio terrace and shaped lawn with attractive flower and shrub borders and raised sleeper beds. To the rear left hand corner of the garden is an attractive timber summer house ideal for entertaining.

Location

Downton village is a thriving and long-standing community with a strong sense of identity. There are good local facilities in the village which include shops, doctors, dentist, tennis club, the Borough Cafe, churches, schools and public houses, as well as the famous Cuckoo Fair held each May. There is easy access to the main regional centres of Salisbury and the B3078 provides access to the M27, onto Southampton and the M3 corridor. The wide ranging opportunities offered by the New Forest are only two miles from the village. There is excellent schooling in the village with its own primary and secondary school and it lies within catchment of the highly regarded Salisbury grammar schools (Bishops for boys and South Wilts for girls).

Agent Note

The property was extended in 1975 and more recently in 1991 and benefits from gas central heating, mains drainage, and double glazing. The rateable value for the property is Band D.

Directions

Upon reaching Downton, turn right into The Borough signposted B3060 and continue up into the High Street. Take the first right hand turn into Moot Lane take the fifth left into Downlands Close and No. 13 can be found on the left hand side.

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Charles Powell

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