Landford

£650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A stunning forest cottage, nestled in the heart of the popular New Forest village of Landford having undergone an extensive and exceptional program of works by the current owners.

Owners Comments

“We feel extremely privileged to have worked with such expert and professional local tradesman to help us create our dream home.”

Introduction

Immediately apparent is the quality finish which extends throughout this lovely home, enhanced by the vendors flare for interior design. Set on a generous plot extending to 0.4 of an acre the accommodation has been transformed by way of a two story extension fusing elements of contemporary modern living with the character and charm of the original cottage. The stylish open plan kitchen offers a wonderful “wow” factor brimming with quality fittings which include solid oak doors, limestone flooring with under floor heating and a stylish kitchen with integrated appliances, central island and breakfast bar all overlooking the patio seating area via bifold doors. The bedrooms are of generous proportions with the master bedroom boasting a contemporary ensuite bathroom. Outside the addition of a sizeable timber framed double garage also offers an office and shower room over, ideal for those buyers wanting to work from home. Landford enjoys a range of local amenities with a village shop and post office moments away as well as a public house and Indian restaurant. Positioned equidistant from the Cathedral City of Salisbury and vibrant City of Southampton, Landford enjoys fast commuter links via the motorway network and direct rail links to London Waterloo from Southampton Airport Parkway twenty minutes' drive away.

Description

The striking grey composite front door with leaded glazed insert is framed by the impressive timber open porch with pitched roof and lantern style security lighting. As soon as you enter the property there is an instant feeling of space and light, with an open plan dining / family area flowing into the stylish kitchen fitted with underfloor heating and flooded with light from dual aspects. The limestone flooring complements the modern grey windows with French glazed doors opening to the patio seating area. The beautifully fitted kitchen offers an extensive range of wall and base units with contrasting granite work surfaces, central island and breakfast bar. Tastefully designed this impressive space boasts a range of integrated appliances which include a fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave and wine cooler with space for a Rangemaster oven and hood over. Additional storage space is available in a shelved cupboard under the stairs as well as access through to the adjoining utility room fitted with matching units and additional sink and plumbing for white goods. A useful cloakroom and the rear garden can also be accessed from the utility. The charming sitting room is situated at the front of the property and features a floating log effect gas fire with TV recess set into split face quartz feature wall.

An oak and glass staircase ascends to the first floor with a contemporary shower room serving two of the bedrooms fitted with quality sanitary ware, walk in double shower and heated towel rail. The master suite comfortably accommodates a range of freestanding furniture and boasts a chic four piece ensuite bathroom with beautiful marble walls and quartz flooring featuring a free standing bath, shower cubicle, Low level WC, floating wash basin and drawer unit and heated towel rail. The remaining two bedrooms are well proportioned with access to the loft space via bedroom two.

Outside

Occupying a prominent position in the heart of the village the property is approached over a gravelled driveway providing off road parking for numerous vehicles extending to the side of the property. A sculpted black limestone patio seating area is positioned perfectly for entertaining between the detached double garage and rear of the property. The attractive oak framed and timber clad garage/ office is accessed via two sets of timber double doors designed to accommodate a 4 x 4, and is built to generous proportions. An external staircase extends to the first floor office space and shower room, perfect for those working from home. A second paved area is bordered by a gravelled parking space which meets the lawn extending to the lightly wooded area towards the rear boundary.

Location

The highly desirable New Forest village of Landford is renowned for its wealth of recreational and cultural amenities, with excellent schooling for all ages at the reputable New Forest school and lies within catchment area for the Salisbury Grammar schools. Landford enjoys a friendly sociable community with a range of local amenities including a post office/convenience store, village hall and public house. Furthermore its proximity to the open New Forest offers idyllic dog walking, cycling and wonderful scenery with the popular Hamptworth Golf and Country Club just a few minutes' drive away. Although it is a delightful rural location, Landlord is perfectly placed for commuting with easy access to Salisbury, Southampton, and via the New Forest to Bournemouth.

Agents Notes

A stunning forest cottage having been fully refurbished by the current owners to include re-wiring, new gas fired central heating system, a new slate roof and new windows and doors throughout. The property also benefits from mains drainage.

Directions

From the Ower roundabout, proceed along the A36 towards Salisbury. Continue through Wellow and Plaitford, turning left after the BP petrol station into the New Road (signposted to Nomansland). At the T junction, turn right into Lyndhurst Road and the property can be found on the left hand side after approximately 0.5miles.

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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