A striking Grade II listed townhouse set on East Street, in the centre of the market town of Alresford. The property features elegantly proportioned rooms, with high ceilings and plenty of original features, including sash windows and an unusually large cellar. To the rear, there is a gorgeous lawned garden, with a distant view of Old Alresford Pond.
The house is approached from East Street, with the front door opening to a long entrance hall. To the left is the generous sitting room, with an attractive bay window and a fireplace. The roomy dining room has French doors opening to the garden. The kitchen features a range of kitchen units and drawers, with worktops above, and leads through to the garden room. Part of the room has been converted into a useful shower room/wc. From the hall, steps lead down to the cavernous cellar, which is separated into two main parts.
Doors lead off from the first floor landing to three double bedrooms, each having built-in/fitted wardrobes. The spacious bathroom, has a suite comprising a bath, wc and wash hand basin, a wall-mounted boiler and a linen cupboard. From the landing, stairs lead up to the attic room, which has a cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. This versatile space could be used either as a bedroom, or a study/hobbies room.
Outside, the delightful rear garden is accessed from the garden room, and has a paved seating area. A couple of steps lead down to the lawned garden which is surrounded by wooden fencing.
Alresford is a beautiful Georgian town known for its variety of independent shops, restaurants and inns located in stunning surroundings on the edge of the South Downs National Park. Attractions include the Watercress steam railway, schools for infant, junior and secondary education, several churches and an active and inclusive community. The cathedral city of Winchester is about 7 miles away and there is easy access to the south coast, the midlands and London via the road network. There is also mainline rail access to London from both Winchester and Alton. Southampton airport is only about half an hour away by car.
KITCHEN 12' 6" x 9' 9" (3.83m x 2.98m)
SITTING ROOM 16' 11" x 16' 9" into bay (5.18m x 5.12m)
DINING ROOM 13' 8" x 10' 7" (4.18m x 3.24m)
GARDEN ROOM 8' 11" x 7' 10" (2.73m x 2.40m)
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
BEDROOM ONE 14' 8" x 10' 11" max (4.48m x 3.35m)
BEDROOM TWO 12' 6" x 10' 7" (3.83m x 3.24m)
BEDROOM THREE 14' 8" x 9' 4" (4.48m x 2.87m)
BATHROOM 12' 6" x 9' 9" (3.83m x 2.98m)
BEDROOM FOUR 20' 4" x 14' 8" (6.22m x 4.48m)
PARKING Annual parking permits are available for parking at the station car park and at Perins School. The permit currently costs £275pa and is available from the Winchester City Council website. (Cost is believed to be correct as of February 2020).
SERVICES We understand that all mains services are connected.
LOCAL AUTHORITY INFORMATION Winchester City Council
Council Tax Band: F
Property Ref: 100820005038
- Striking Grade II Listed Townhouse
- Town Centre Location
- Elegantly Proportioned Rooms
- Original Period Features and Large Cellar
- Gorgeous Garden with a View
- No Onward Chain