Meridian Professional Estate Agents are delighted to present to the market this exceptionally stunning five bedroom detached home which oozes character and charm and offers 2800 sq ft of living accommodation and is situated in a plot of approximately 3/4 of an acre of beautiful, secluded ...
Meridian Professional Estate Agents are delighted to present to the market this exceptionally stunning five bedroom detached home which oozes character and charm and offers 2800 sq ft of living accommodation and is situated in a plot of approximately 3/4 of an acre of beautiful, secluded gardens brimming with wonderful mature shrubs, trees, a summer house, pond, a large decked area for alfresco dining and entertaining, a second garden to the side of the house and gravelled driveway with off-road parking for multiple vehicles and a detached garage. The property is situated within a couple of minutes walk to the village green in Burton with its local shop, post office, doctors surgery and church. It is within less than a mile and a half to the picturesque, historic and thriving town of Christchurch which offers a good variety of both independent and chain retail outlets, coffee houses, restaurants and pubs. Christchurch Quay is an ideal place to wander along the river or to sit and watch the world go by. The train station in Christchurch offers a regular daily service to London Waterloo. The property is within easy reach of Avon beach and is less than a 10 minute drive to Mudeford and Stanpit Nature Reserve which is a haven for watching the wildlife and dog walking. Burton Village also sits on the fringe of rural countryside and is a 10 minute drive to the popular New Forest National Park which is renowned for its wonderful walks, cycling routes, horse riding, quaint villages with charming pubs and it's free roaming horses, donkeys and cattle and its wildlife.
Burton cottage itself is totally exquisite and would not look out of place on a fudge box. This grade 2 listed thatched cottage, which dates back nearly 300 years, has been extensively and lavishly renovated and refurbished by an interior designer to a very high standard offering the best of both worlds, with a contemporary style interior which complements the original features of the house along with the pretty and charming exterior. The property boasts a good number of windows allowing natural light to flood through each of the rooms, giving it a bright and airy feel. The current owners have also recently had the thatched roof replaced with a suggested 30 year life span. The interior of the property boasts stunning living accommodation throughout and gives you a total sense of tranquillity and relaxation...a benefit that everybody needs to retreat to in the fast paced life of modern day living. The impeccable, tasteful and stylish decor includes special touches which resemble the bespoke features of a boutique hotel, for instance, the ensuite offers his and hers facing showers, his and hers vanity sinks with heated mirrors to prevent misting, underfloor heating and a stunning chandelier. The ample sized family bathroom also boasts a freestanding bath with a rainfall shower above, sink with vanity unit and heated mirror, underfloor heating and another beautiful chandelier. The newly installed lighting throughout the property includes LED bulbs, brushed alloys switch plates and sockets with concealed cabling for wall mounted TVs in the living room and master bedroom. The ground floor comprises of solid and engineered oak flooring and the upstairs has been newly re-carpeted. The lounge gives a serene feel with the benefit of being a triple aspect room with windows facing the front, side and rear aspect with a view of the beautiful landscaped rear garden. It boasts an original Adam style surround fireplace with wood burner, wooden mantle over and a slate hearth. A chandelier also graces this stunning room.
The fully fitted kitchen offers a good number of hand painted floor and wall mounted units, granite worktops and all integral appliances, including a newly installed top of the range Bosch wi fi oven and microwave, which includes remote on/off facility and temperature control along with a self clean function The laundry/utility room, which is of a really good size is adjacent to kitchen.
On the ground floor, to the rear of the property, sits the good sized 5th double bedroom, which has a cloakroom ensuite and door leading directly onto the large, decked area of the garden. The current owners are using this room as an informal living room/cinema room. This room, although light and airy and modern in its decor, oozes traditional character with its beamed ceiling and quaint cottage windows, one of which looks directly onto the totally secluded side garden and the other overlooking the courtyard side approach to the cottage.
The cottage has the advantage of two separate cloakrooms downstairs being at different ends of the property. Both of which have been stylishly decorated.
The upstairs of the property is equally as delectable with its outstanding four ample sized double bedrooms, beautifully decorated and presented in the condition of a top class hotel, all of which are very bright, light and airy, boasting high ceilings and lashings of natural light which beams through the numerous characterful, large cottage windows.
The master bedroom has the added bonus of being triple aspect, looking over the attractive, pretty front garden, the gravelled side and wonderful mature, private rear garden.
The property also offers a special little something for the ladies.... a walk in dressing room with hanging rails and shelving....every females dream.
The generous living accommodation comprises of the following:-
Kitchen 18' x 10'2' (5.48m x 3.10m)
Breakfast Room 12'1' x 10'9' (3.68m x 3.28m)
Laundry Room/Utility Room 17'7' x 6'4' (5.36m x 1.93m)
Bedroom 5/Cinema Room/Family Room 16'8' x 11'10' (5.08m x 3.6m) with Ensuite Cloakroom
Dining Room 16'8' x 10'2' (5.08m x 3.1m)
Lounge/Living Room 16'6' x 16'5' (5.03m x 5.00m)
Master Bedroom 16'8' x 12'4' (5.08m x 3.75m) with Ensuite
Bedroom 2 17'1' x 11'9' (5.2m x 3.58m)
Bedroom 3 17' x 11'11' (5.18m x 3.63m)
Bedroom 4 17'9' x 6'1' (5.41m x 1.85m)
Garage 24' x 11'3' (7.32m x 3.43m)
This is a very special and unique property which is located in a perfect location with easy access to all local amenities, the beach and the countryside and New Forest. The living accommodation is outstanding and you will be totally seduced by the tranquility that it omits. A viewing is strongly recommended to fully appreciated what it has to offer.
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Consumer Protection The Agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor. References to the Tenure of a Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. Items shown in photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property
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