High Street, Downton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
An extremely light and airy, well maintained first floor apartment with lift access and a parking space.

Entrance hall, sitting/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, three bedrooms, bathroom, ensuite shower room, allocated parking space.


Situated in the heart of the ever popular village of Downton, No. 10 The Old Tannery forms part of the wonderful conversion of the village s iconic former tannery building which was converted into apartments in 2005. Our clients have owned the property since new and this is testament to the very spacious and light accommodation within. During their time there they have maintained the property extremely well and have enjoyed the benefits of having several south-facing windows and many of the amenities in Downton very close at hand.

The property has the benefit of double glazed windows, under floor electric heating throughout and supplemented by ceiling heating controlled by individual room thermostats.

Downton is a thriving and popular village just over 7 miles south east of the Cathedral City of Salisbury. The village has an excellent range of amenities including doctors and dentist surgeries, a library, a number of shops, primary and secondary schools, two pubs, a village hall, a cafe and sports centre. It also hosts the well-regarded annual village fete (Downton Cuckoo fair) and has excellent transport and road links with ready access to the New Forest and both Southampton and Bournemouth airports.

The apartment is approached either from the village high street or from the parking area to the rear where the communal entrance hall leads to either stairs or the lift which gives access to the first floor. Here the front door opens into the:


A wide and welcoming space with an Amtico wooden laminate floor and plenty of space for pieces of furniture. There is an entry-phone, very useful coats cupboards with shelving, electric trip switches and an automatic light and a separate airing cupboard with a pressurised hot water tank and slatted shelving. Ceiling spotlights.

NB: Please note the rooms are listed in order of viewing rather than size.


A double room with built-in double wardrobe, electric points either side of the bed, a large window with deep windowsill.


A very light room overlooking the High Street, this is currently used as hobbies room although could easily be a generous single room. Two telephone points, built-in shelving.


A double room with windows on two sides with a built-in wardrobe with electric points either side of the bed and a telephone point. Door to:


Well fitted with a white suite of low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with monobloc tap, tiled splashbacks, wall mounted mirror and built in shelving, there is a heated towel rail and a large shower cubicle with mixer shower. Half height tiling, extractor fan, ceiling spotlights and shaver point.


Fitted with a white suite of low-level WC, wash hand basin set into a vanitory unit and bath with shower attachment over. Tiled splashbacks, wall mounted mirror with shelving and light, wall mounted medicine cabinet, tiled floor, heated towel rail, extractor fan and ceiling spotlights.


A very large, light room with windows on two sides all with deep windowsills. Television, phone and four wall light points, views over Church Leat.


A very good sized room with ample space for a breakfast table and fitted with an excellent range of high and low level built-in storage units with built-in fridge/freezer, Bosch eye-level double oven, Bosch washer-dryer and a cupboard with plumbing for a dishwasher. The worktop incorporates a stainless-steel sink and drainer unit with mixer taps over and a Bosch hob (with extractor hood over). Ceiling spotlights, tiled splashbacks, window overlooking Church Leat and tiled floor.


To the rear of The Old Tannery is an area of off-street gravelled parking where the owners of No. 10, The Old Tannery have the right to park a car. This is surrounded by some attractive planting with communal seating areas, bin and cycle stores.


Mains electricity, water and drainage are available. Electric underfloor heating and ceiling panel heaters.


Band E. Charge for 2019/2020 - £2,222.63


Leasehold with a share of the freehold. (985 years remaining)


Service Charge: £2,175 for period 01/04/2019 - 31/03/2020




BT.com suggests that maximum speeds of 71Mb are available with superfast fibre 2 broadband through BT.


By appointment only please through Myddelton & Major, 49 High Street, Salisbury, SP1 2PD.

Tel 01722 337575


Please note, purchasers will be required to provide identity information, so Anti Money Laundering checks can be undertaken before an offer can be accepted on any property we are marketing.

Our Reference: 18937.190314

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Myddelton & Major

49 High Street, Salisbury

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