- QUINTESSENTIALLY ENGLISH THATCHED COTTAGE
- STUNNING VIEWS OVER THE AVON VALLEY
- 3 DOUBLE BEDROOMS
- ORIGINAL INGLENOOK FIREPLACE
- HEATED SWIMMING POOL
- SELF-CONTAINED ANNEXE
- RINGWOOD ACADEMY CATCHMENT
- POTENTIAL FOR FOURTH BEDROOM SUBJECT TO PLAN AND BUILDING REGS.
- DIRECT ACCESS TO KINGSTON COMMON
- SITUATED ON A SECLUDED AND MATURE PLOT IN EXCESS OF 0.3 OF AN ACRE
Tenure: FreeholdA beautifully presented three double bedroom Grade II English thatched cottage with a detached studio/annexe situated on over a third of acre of landscaped gardens with fabulous views across neighbouring fields and farmland and with access to Kingston Common. Located on the southern edge of Ringwood in the semi-rural hamlet of Kingston where the Avon Valley Path leads in to Ringwood to the North and Christchurch to the South.
The property has been caringly refurbished over recent years retaining many of its characterful features including beamed ceilings and latch doors. The particularly spacious and light accommodation comprises of a quaint entrance porch opening into a double aspect snug which has a most charming original inglenook fireplace. A good size dual aspect sitting room also has a feature brick fireplace inset with a wood burning stove. An inner hall way provides access to the ground floor cloakroom, kitchen/breakfast room with a range of floor and wall mounted wooden units, granite work surfaces, double Butlerâs sink, integrated dishwasher, space for a range style cooker and space for a fridge/freezer, tiled floors, tiled splash backs, space for a fairly large breakfast table and single access door opening into the rear storm porch and onto the gardens beyond. A separate utility room provides further storage and space for appliances. A dining room with a large walk in storage cupboard and double doors opening into a large conservatory with tiled flooring, a radiator for winter use and double doors opening onto the gardens.
The first floor landing provides access to the three bedrooms, with the master bedroom having delightful views over the garden and neighbouring fieldâs two sides. Bedroom two benefits from a shower cubicle and en-suite cloakroom and with bedroom three has a walk-in dressing area and hanging/eaves storage space both of which overlook the front garden and open farmland beyond. A family bathroom comprises of a four piece including a double shower cubicle with wonderful views over the countryside. A further stairway from bedroom three leads to a loft room currently used as an office with a half door leading to an extensive loft space which could offer potential to provide a fourth bedroom subject to planning and building regulation approval.
The property is well placed within its plot with the front garden which is bounded to the sides by brick walling and picket fencing to the front has a gravelled driveway and parking forecourt, a lawn area to the side, mature shrubs, gated access to the rear, access to the annexe/studio with a bed/sitting room, kitchenette, shower room and pump room. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a heated swimming pool (with cover), a large patio adjoining the property, double wooden stable block which could be utilised as further storage/ garaging, a wooden framed log store and mature shrubs. Low walling to the rear allows for far reaching views across the fields and an access gate to the side opens onto a pathway leading to Kingston Common.
Viewing is highly recommended to truly appreciate the glorious setting, size of plot and immense character this delightful home has to offer, an opportunity not to be missed.
COUNCIL TAX BAND: G