Windrush is a beautifully light and airy, detached village house. Offering well planned accommodation, the property has been a much loved family home for many years and now offers a wonderful opportunity for new owners to make their mark.
Located in a highly sought after village, which has an active and friendly community, set on the edge of the New Forest, the house occupies an ideal location for those who enjoy country pursuits; yet is within easy motoring distance of Salisbury, Southampton and Bournemouth.
Standing within a large, mature plot, the house offers scope for extension (subject to the necessary consents) and, being tucked well back into the garden, enjoys excellent privacy and space.
From the entrance hall there is a ground floor cloakroom and, usefully, a second reception room which also forms a fourth bedroom if required.
The Sitting/Dining Room is a generous space, running the depth of the house, it is filled with light and offers a beautifully proportioned room in which to live and entertain. A stone fireplace provides a welcoming focal point on winter evenings, whilst patio doors open to a terrace at the rear and give lovely, elevated views over the lightly wooded gardens.
The Kitchen/Breakfast Room is well fitted with a comprehensive range of units and is equipped with built-in oven, hob and plumbing for a dishwasher. Also looking out over the gardens, with a large picture window framing the view, it is a bright kitchen in which to work and also offers space for a breakfast table. An adjoining lobby joins the house to the garage and offers further storage and appliance space, with doors to the front and rear, perfect for dogs, boots etc.
On the first floor there are three bedrooms, two with built-in storage and a family bathroom.
The property is approached from the quiet village lane to a driveway which currently allows parking for 2 vehicles however can be extended to provide further parking if necessary. There is also an attached single garage.
The gardens surround the property and provide a mature and private setting. To the front there is a level area of lawn which extends to the side providing access to the rear.
Patio doors from the lounge lead out onto a south facing raised terrace which can be extended to unlock its full potential. The gardens are in the main laid to lawn, interspersed by large mature trees, and slope down to a small stream. A wooden footbridge leads to a further area of level lawn and in all the grounds extend to approximately 0.32 acres.
Set on the edge of The New Forest, the popular village of Redlynch has easy access to all the wonderful countryside pursuits that the National Park has to offer.
Local amenities are good, with excellent schooling within the area including Morgan's Vale and Woodfalls CE primary School. An active and friendly community, the village organises many social events including various clubs, fairs
and farmers markets.
The nearby village of Downton is a large ancient Wiltshire village with a population of approximately 3,000. An active and vibrant community, the village offers excellent amenities including good shopping, dentist and vets along with churches, several inns, sports centre, indoor and outdoor tennis courts, bowling green etc. Schooling is extremely well catered for ,with a community pre-school and highly regarded schools in both secondary and primary section, with the Downton primary school being rated as Outstanding in the 2013 Ofsted report.
Further excellent schooling, in the private and state sectors, is within easy motoring distance and a good local bus service runs to both Salisbury and Fordingbridge.
More comprehensive amenities can be found in the Cathedral City of Salisbury which offers fine shopping, cultural, sporting and entertainment facilities.