- Updated On:
- October 27, 2020
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
A CHARMING DETACHED FAMILY HOME WITH LOVELY LIGHT AND SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION ENJOYING MAGNIFICENT VIEWS OVER MARLEYCOMBE
DESCRIPTION: This charming detached house was one of four luxury homes built by Downton Village Homes in the year 2000. This house is built of rendered elevations under a tile roof and was built to a very high specification. The property has the benefit of oil fired central heating as well as double glazing although some of the original windows have now been replaced. Of specific interest with this property is the lovely south facing garden with views beyond over Marleycombe, one of the best known features of Cranborne Chase.
On the ground floor there is a reception hall, a large drawing room, dining room, study, superb kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and cloakroom. On the first floor there is a landing, a master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite bathroom, guest bedroom with en-suite shower room, two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom.
To the side of the house there is a large double garage which houses also the Worcester boiler and there is a gravel parking and turning area to the front of this. There is a charming south facing garden which is walled and private and here there is a large terraced area with lawn, flower beds and shrubs.
LOCATION: The property is located in the lovely village of Bowerchalke in the heart of the Chalke Valley. The village has its own village hall with weekly market as well as a church and the well known Chalke Valley Cricket Ground. There is a good bus service which runs between Shaftesbury and Salisbury, both approximately ten miles away and there is a first class primary school in Broad Chalke, some three miles distant. Here there is also a hub/village stores, public house, recreation ground, hall and doctors’ surgery. Nearby Sixpenny Handley also has a very good Co-op shop as well as doctors’ surgery and further facilities and there are also public houses in Ebbesbourne Wake and Alvediston, both nearby.
The cathedral city of Salisbury has very good facilities including a main line railway station, shops and supermarkets, a wide choice of schools as well as leisure facilities. Bowerchalke is also surrounded by some of the loveliest countryside in the south of England with good walks and rides as well as the well known Salisbury Racecourse and golf courses at South Wilts and Tollard Royal.
RECEPTION HALL: With stairs leading off with cupboard below, laminate flooring and fitted cloaks cupboard.
DRAWING ROOM: 5.42m x 5.06m (17′ 9" x 16′ 7") With attractive open fireplace, fitted cupboards to either side, built in shelving to one side, television aerial point, doors leading onto rear garden, two radiators, two wall lights and recessed ceiling lights.
DINING ROOM: 3.97m x 3.17m (13′ 0" x 10′ 4") With radiator and doors to sitting room.
STUDY: 2.51m x 2.02m (8′ 2" x 6′ 7") With radiator.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 5.85m x 4.32m (19′ 2" x 14′ 2") A lovely family room with double bowl sink unit, drawers and cupboards below, built in Bosch dishwasher, good range of base and drawer units with fitted worktops, built in fridge, Neff oven with hob and extractor, fitted wall cupboards, oil fired Aga for cooking, tiled floor, part tiled walls and doors to garden.
UTILITY ROOM: 2.79m x 2.43m (9′ 1" x 7′ 11") With single drainer sink unit, cupboard below, plumbing and drainage for washing machine, tiled floor, part tiled walls, fitted clothes rack and doors to garage and to side.
CLOAKROOM: With WC, wash hand basin and radiator.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING: With access to loft with ladder, airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank, shelving and immersion heater.
BEDROOM 1: 5.76m x 3.01m (18′ 10" x 9′ 10") A charming bedroom with views over Marleycombe, radiator and storage cupboard.
DRESSING ROOM: With wardrobes and shelving
EN-SUITE BATHROOM: With panelled bath with shower, wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail, part tiled walls, electric shaver point and extractor fan.
BEDROOM 2: 4.37m x 3.25m (14′ 4" x 10′ 7") With fitted wardrobes to one wall, radiator and views to Marleycombe.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: With Mira shower cubicle, wash hand basin, WC, part tiled walls, radiator and electric shaver point.
BEDROOM 3: 3.93m x 3.18m (12′ 10" x 10′ 5") With fitted wardrobe, radiator and view to Marleycombe.
BEDROOM 4: 3.42m x 2.82m (11′ 2" x 9′ 3") With radiator and views to Marleycombe.
BATHROOM: With panelled bath with shower, wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail, extractor fan, electric shaver point and part tiled walls.
OUTSIDE: On the northern side of the house there is a DOUBLE GARAGE 5.55m x 5.18m (18′ 2" x 16′ 11") with one electric and one manual up and over door, range of storage cupboards and Worcester oil fired boiler. To the front of this there is a gravel parking and turning area, part of which is shared access to the other three houses in this small development. There is a lovely south facing rear garden laid to lawn with flower beds and lovely views. The oil tank is located to the far side of the house. There is pedestrian access round all sides and there is an outside tap.
SERVICES: Mains water and electricity are connected to the property and drainage is to septic tank. BT.com suggests that maximum speeds of 73 Mb are available with Fibre 2 Broadband through BT.