Reception Rooms: 3
A beautiful character house set in the heart of the prestigious Candover Valley. This delightful cottage has well proportioned accommodation and is set over two floors with up-graded bathrooms and kitchen yet retaining many period features including Victorian style fireplaces on the first floor and a feature brick fireplace in the double aspect sitting room. Rose Cottage is set on a good size plot with the majority of the garden being on the western side. There is a large garage with ample storage space and additional parking to the front.
The front door opens to the reception hall which has stairs to the first floor. A door leads into the double aspect sitting room which is light and airy with a feature brick fireplace with timber surround and mantle flanked by hand crafted built in cupboards and display shelving. The study is also a double aspect room and has a fireplace incorporating a wood burning stove. To the rear of the property is the lovely open plan kitchen/dining room which has a central island with fitted butchers block, integrated appliances and space for a large fridge/freezer. A door then leads through to the boot room which has ample storage, part glazed door to garden and a door to the cloakroom.
Off the galleried first floor landing the master bedroom has built in wardrobe cupboards and a large walk-in cupboard running the full length of the room, en suite shower room . There are three further double bedrooms an additional shower room and a re-fitted family bathroom finished to a high standard.
The gardens are fairly private being well screened by hedging and boundary fencing, to the front there are two flower beds well stocked with climbing plants, to the western side there is a large area of lawn (re-seeded) with a patio area, a number of small trees and shrubs. steps lead up to the slightly raised rear garden with a further area of lawn.
Preston Candover is a pretty Hampshire village with a thriving community and benefits from a local post office/store, well regarded primary school, church and public house. A lovely tranquil area with good road communications to Basingstoke and the Georgian town of Alresford which provides good day to day facilities including independent shops, restaurants and inns located in stunning surrounds on the edge of the South Downs National Park.
The cathedral city of Winchester is about 7 miles away and there are mainline rail services to London from both Winchester and Alton. Southampton airport is approximately half an hour away by car.
KITCHEN 14′ 2" x 11′ 5" (4.32m x 3.50m)
DINING ROOM 19′ 3" x 9′ 9" (5.87m x 2.99m)
SITTING ROOM 24′ 10" x 12′ 11" (7.59m x 3.95m)
STUDY 13′ 10" x 12′ 11" (4.23m x 3.95m)
BOOT ROOM 8′ 1" x 6′ 6" (2.47m x 1.99m)
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
BEDROOM ONE 17′ 3" x 15′ 3" (5.28m x 4.65m)
ENSUITE 11′ 0" x 6′ 4" (3.36m x 1.95m)
BEDROOM TWO 13′ 10" x 12′ 11" inc. wardrobes (4.22m x 3.96m)
BEDROOM THREE 14′ 1" x 11′ 5" (4.30m x 3.50m)
BEDROOM FOUR 13′ 11" x 12′ 11" (4.25m x 3.94m)
BATHROOM 10′ 11" x 10′ 0" (3.33m x 3.05m)
SHOWER ROOM 6′ 3" x 5′ 11" (1.92m x 1.81m)
GARAGE 21′ 4" x 15′ 4" (6.52m x 4.68m)
SERVICES Mains water and electricity connected. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage system.
LOCAL AUTHORITY INFORMATION Basingstoke and Deane City Council
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