INTRODUCTION A deceptively spacious family home with a wealth of both charm and character situated within the heart of this beautiful village on the edge of the River Hamble. From the High Street and due to the elevated position one can enjoy panoramic views of the river along with many lovely walks close by. As well as being only minutes away from both Swanwick and Hamble marinas the property also benefits from being close to the Royal Victoria country park which is set in 200 acres of grassy park and woodland.
Although in need of a little updating the property has a lovely light and airy feel throughout and comes with the additional benefit of a good size attractive mature garden, driveway providing ample off road parking accessed via electric gates, and double barn style carport. Accommodation briefly comprises of an 18 ft sitting room with vaulted ceiling and open fireplace, dining room with light lantern, large kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite bathroom, a further two double bedrooms, family bathroom and separate shower room. Rarely available to the market an early viewing is truly a must!
LOCATION Old Bursledon is a picturesque village nestled along the banks of the River Hamble. The property is within walking distance of The Jolly Sailor pub which dates back to 1751, is close to the marina and boatyards as well as being only a stones throw away from Southampton Airport and all main motorway access routes, enabling easy access to Winchester, Portsmouth, Chichester, Guildford & London.
INSIDE The property is approached via a shingled driveway which then leads through to the entrance hall. From the hallway doors then lead through to a beautiful sitting room which has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, along with a window and set of double glazed sliding doors leading out on to a front sun terrace/patio. The main focal point of the room is then the exposed brick open fireplace with matching plinth to the side, with the room also benefitting from wall lights, TV and various power points.
The dining room which is a rather impressive room, has a light lantern, an attractive wooden door with hand carved scrolls to one side, with a further set of double doors that also lead out onto the patio. The heart of the house then has to be the 17ft kitchen/breakfast room that has a window and set of double glazed sliding doors to the rear and although in need of a little updating the room still has a lovely feel. There are a matching range of wall and base units, a breakfast bar, room for a kitchen table at one end along with two fitted dresser style cupboards to one side of the room and various appliance space.
The inner hallway has a door with arched window above to the front overlooking the communal courtyard, an open fireplace to one side with a further door at one end of the hall then leading through to the master suite. There is then a dressing room with two fitted double wardrobes and door leading through to an en-suite bathroom which has a window to the front and suite comprising of a panel enclosed bath with telephone style shower attachment over, matching pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC.
The master bedroom itself is a lovely bright room that enjoys views over the garden and has a full range of fitted bedroom furniture including wardrobes, drawers, dressing and bedside tables. Bedroom two has a window to the front overlooking the courtyard and fitted wardrobes whilst bedroom three also overlooks the courtyard, has fitted wardrobes and drawers to one side of the room, to one side of the third bedroom there is then a modern shower room. The family bathroom has been fitted with a shower cubicle with both steam and body jets, has a wash hand basin set in vanity unit with cupboards below and low level WC, with the room also benefitting from a heated towel rail and being fully tiled. There is then a separate utility room at one end of the property which has a light lantern, fitted worktop and various appliance space.
OUTSIDE To the front of the property there are double gates that provide pedestrian access only leading to a path and the front door, to the other side of the property there are electric gates that provide access onto a shingled driveway, leaving the rest of the garden mainly laid to lawn yet well stocked with a wide variety of mature flowers, trees and shrubs. To one side of the driveway there is then a double carport and directly behind the property there is a good size patio area/sun terrace and summer house.