Cloisters is an individual detached house of substantial size, that offers exceptional family accommodation with the extra versatility of a separate, self contained annexe.
Set within a wide plot, the house has a good size garden with a range of workshops, ample private parking and enjoys views towards the surrounding countryside to the front.
The subject of a comprehensive modernisation programme, that includes extra attention paid to energy efficiency makes the house easy and economic run.
The current owners have transformed the house to a stylishly presented and well thought out home that works incredibly well for both family life and entertaining.
The elegant proportions, and the careful attention to detail in the improvements that have been made, has resulted in a house with a luxury feel. Beautiful marble floors, oak joinery, bespoke kitchen and well fitted bathrooms combine to make this a rather special modern home in an ever popular location.
From the front door the chequered marble tiled Entrance Hall, provides a classical entrance with glazed double doors opening to the inner hall with cloakroom off.
The reception space is exceptionally generous, a large Dining Room with attractive fireplace and views of the garden, has a range of built in shelving and would also make an ideal playroom or second sitting room, there is also a separate Study.
The Drawing Room is of very good size and features a large open fireplace and has attractive, arched French doors opening to the garden, making it a lovely space to be in both summer and winter.
The Kitchen/Dining Room is a wonderfully sociable space with more than enough room for a huge table and chairs and with double doors opening to the Drawing Room, is perfect for entertaining.
Cream marble flooring, with underfloor heating, complements the bespoke fitted kitchen which includes a comprehensive range of units including a dresser and wine racks and comes with integrated Miele ovens.
On the first floor there are five bedrooms, including a stunning Master Suite which includes excellent built in storage and an en suite wet room, there is also a luxury family bathroom with rolltop bath and separate walk-in shower.
The annexe provides a superb opportunity to be used in a number of ways, with a good size Sitting Room/Kitchen, separate bedroom and shower room it is ideal as accommodation for a dependant relative, independent teenagers or as a rental to provide income. The space would also be perfect for those who work from home, or brilliant hobbies area.
Brick and flint walls flank double electric gates, opening to the gravelled entrance drive which offers plenty of private parking. Large raised beds provides an opportunity for vegetable growing and a side gate gives access to the rear garden.
The garden is mature with established trees and shrubs on the boundary, surrounding a good size lawn and with a paved terrace which forms an ideal to relax or dine.
A range of workshops provides excellent storage, with light and power connected.
Situated in the beautiful Chalke Valley, the village of Bishopstone can date its history back to the 12th century. The River Ebble runs through the village, dividing into smaller streams through lakes, around islands and through old mills. The surrounding countryside offers the opportunity to take part in many sporting pursuits including excellent riding, walking, fishing and cycling.
Good local amenities can be found in the neighbouring villages of Broadchalke and Coombe Bissett and the small market town of Wilton. Bishopstone has an active, eclectic and vibrant population that hosts many activities all year round.
Approximately 5 miles south west of the Cathedral City of Salisbury with main line station for London (Waterloo). There is a regular Bus service through the valley.