Winsor

£925,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A distinctive and eye catching family residence conveniently situated on the fringes of the New Forest National Park within the desirable village of Winsor.

Introduction

This versatile and expansive property is likely to appeal to those looking for a sizeable and social family home adapted perfectly for entertaining with the spacious pool house and bar overlooking the beautifully landscaped gardens approaching 0.6 of an acre with manicured tiered lawns and seating areas. The immaculate accommodation is both light and generously proportioned throughout, providing four double bedrooms on the first floor including an impressive master suite. With up to six reception rooms available on the ground floor, there is ample space for the largest of families facilitating the potential of a self contained annex via a second front entrance. The sweeping in and out driveway via twin sets of bespoke wrought iron gates create a grand frontage with ornamental statue and water feature on the lawn. Extensive parking is available as well as a detached double garage and workshop with two rooms above. A garden store, children's two storey playhouse and attractive covered seating area are all included.

Description

The impressive covered entrance with ornate pillars, part glazed UPVC front door and decorative stained glass side panels open into the welcoming entrance hall, hosting the turning staircase to the galleried landing. The wonderfully light triple aspect sitting room features ornate cornices and ceiling rose which complement the oriel bay window to the front aspect and red brick fireplace with inset log burning stove. Twin glazed French doors open into the generous dining room and conservatory which leads to the extensive patio and private rear garden. A useful study is also accessed from the hallway as well as the spacious open kitchen family room with ample space for dining as well as a seating area in front of the log burning stove. The stylish kitchen offers an extensive range of wall and base units with a contrasting granite effect work surface over. An electric range master cooker with extractor hood is included in the sale as well as an integrated dishwasher, freezer with space available for an American fridge freezer. A second front entrance adds versatility to the property offering annex potential opening into the entrance hall leading through to a sizeable utility room with space and plumbing for a range of white goods. The boiler cupboard and access to the rear garden with cloakroom is adjacent. An additional reception room with access to the garden lends itself perfectly to house a gym, office space or large playroom.

The first floor galleried landing hosts a useful linen cupboard and access to the loft space via a hatch. The immaculate and fully tiled family bathroom comprises an attractive white suite of panelled bath, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and storage unit. The stunning master suite would comfortably host the largest of beds and enjoys a dual aspect and an extensive range of fitted wardrobes with an ensuite shower room. The second bedroom also boasts fitted wardrobes and storage space and there are two further generous double bedrooms available.

Pool House and Garage/Office

The impressive pool house, constructed by the current owners in a villa style, houses the shaped pool with bar and seating area to one end and three sets of bifold doors opening out to the private gardens and patio area; the perfect set up for social occasions and family get togethers. The detached double garage provides secure parking which also houses the pump and filter for the pool. A staircase to the first floor accesses two rooms, one of which is fitted with office desks, ideal for those buyers wanting to work from home.

Outside

The property is approached via two sets of automated wrought iron gates with ornate fencing and brick pillared walled frontage creating an impressive façade. The in and out driveway provides extensive parking for numerous vehicles, fronting the detached double garage and bordering the central lawn which is punctuated with a feature statue and water feature. Wrought iron gates open into the landscaped rear garden with a sizeable shaped patio area that envelops the rear of the house, extending to the pool house. Steps ascend to the tiered lawn which is enclosed by 6ft fencing and backs onto the fields to the rear of the property. A wonderful children's play house and garden store are positioned to the rear of the plot with a covered seating area adjacent to the patio which is perfectly positioned to enjoy the afternoon sun.

Location

Fir Trees is situated along a quiet country lane within the New Forest National Park offering thousands of acres of historic countryside to enjoy on the doorstep and surrounded by farmland and open countryside. Winsor enjoys a number of well regarded public houses and a comprehensive range of amenities available in the nearby market town of Romsey or the village of Lyndhurst with a superstore a short drive away. Local schooling is available in the neighbouring villages of Copythorne and Bartley and falls within catchment for Hounsdown Secondary School. There is also well regarded private schooling nearby including Stroud, Hampshire Collegiate and King Edwards. Direct rail links to Waterloo are just a five minute drive away at Ashurst or Totton with Southampton Airport Parkway a fifteen minute drive away.

Agent Note

An expansive detached forest family residence benefiting from all mains services and gas fired central heating. The generous plot approaches 0.6 acres.

Directions

From Junction 2 of the M27 proceed south on the A326 turning right at the second roundabout onto the Ringwood Road. Tatchbury Lane is on the right hand side after approximately one mile and the property is immediately on the right.

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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