***WATCH THE VIDEO TOUR*** Set away from the road in a concealed yet convenient location is this substantial four-bedroom detached chalet bungalow. The property is set within an acre and a half of surrounding grounds which are home to a range of versatile exterior spaces to cater to a prospective buyers’ requirements, with copious scope for further improvements subject to imagination. Constructed by the current vendors, this truly presents a special opportunity to purchase a unique family home which has been lovingly maintained and is well presented throughout. The interior comprises a homely sitting room with central wood burner, a dining room adjoining a contemporary kitchen with integrated appliances and a sunroom, and a practical utility space. The accommodation also offers two bedrooms, with an en-suite to the main, a study and a family bathroom on the ground floor. Upstairs there are two bedrooms and a cloakroom. The bedrooms boast a diverse range of storage solutions and are well-proportioned to suit a growing family. Externally, the plot is accessed via a long driveway bordered by mature trees for privacy. This leads to the parking area set immediately before the bungalow which has space for multiple vehicles and connects to the surrounding outbuildings. These include a large shed which has been partitioned into three, which was originally built as a stable, and a generously sized garage which doubles as a workshop. The grounds wrap-around the property with a vast laid-to-lawn garden at its sides and rear. The rear space is first introduced via double doors from the sunroom which flow onto a patio with ample room for al fresco seating creating an idyllic spot for entertaining guests. The property and adjoining outside areas are oriented perfectly to overlook the stunning rural views over the neighbouring fields and towards the rolling countryside beyond. There are also pleasant flower beds and a greenhouse with vegetable patches for those with green fingers to enjoy.
From Salisbury proceed north from Castle Roundabout onto Castle Road (A345) and continue for approximately eight miles, following signs for Amesbury. Continue through Amesbury and continue over Countess Roundabout. After just over a mile, turn right at the roundabout onto Larkhill Road where the entrance to the property will be immediately on the right-hand side.
Front door opens into an introductory entrance porch with ample space for storing coats, boots, etc. Secondary door flows through to the tiled entrance hall. This gives access to the sitting room, dining room, utility room, bedrooms one & two, the study, family bathroom, and the first-floor landing via the stairs.
Carpeted reception room space with windows to the side and rear aspect overlooking the garden. Offers a central fireplace which is shared with the dining room. This houses the double-sided wood burner set on a tiled hearth with a timber mantelpiece above.
Tiled flooring with open doorways through to the kitchen and the sunroom. Offers a central fireplace which is shared with the sitting room which houses the double-sided wood burner.
Continuation of the tiled flooring with window to the front aspect. Offers a range of high and low cabinet units with adjoining granite worktops incorporating a composite one-and-a-quarter sink basin with worktop-indentation drainer, and surrounding splashback tiles. Integrated appliances include a wall-mounted electric oven and microwave with separate four-ring gas hob with extractor above, a dishwasher, and a full-height fridge/freezer. There is also access to an underground cellar, with the entrance concealed below a removable matching cabinet unit, and a walk-in larder cupboard for storage.
Further continuation of the tiled flooring with bi-folding doors to the garden at the rear. Offers ample space for a dining table and chairs and has beautiful extended rural views towards the neighbouring farmland to the southeast.
Tiled flooring with window and door to the side aspect. Offers additional worktop space incorporating a stainless-steel sink basin, and a large walk-in under-stair cupboard. Has space for a washing machine, tumble dryer, and a full-height fridge/freezer.
Wood-effect laminate flooring with window to the front aspect and access to the en-suite as well as a range of built-in wardrobe and storage units.
Tiled flooring with window to the rear aspect. Offers a walk-in shower unit with surrounding splashback tiling, a WC, wash hand basin, and a heated towel rail.
Wood-effect laminate flooring with window to the front aspect.
Wood-effect laminate flooring with window to the rear aspect. An ideal home office/study space which could be utilised as an additional bedroom if needed.
Tiled flooring with window to the front aspect. Offers a bathtub with shower facilities above and surrounding splashback tiling, a WC, wash hand basin, heated towel rail, extractor fan, and an electric shaver point.
Carpeted stairs from the entrance hall ascend to the first-floor landing with window to the rear aspect. Gives access to two bedrooms and the cloakroom.
Carpeted bedroom space with dormer window to the rear aspect.
Carpeted bedroom space with Velux window to the front aspect. Gives access to a storage cupboard and the loft space.
Convenient cloakroom space with Velux window to the front aspect. Offers a WC and a wash hand basin.
A substantial garage space which can be utilised as a workshop, project room, or an annexe with the relevant permissions. There are also additional external storage options with a detached stable block and store which can be catered to a prospective buyers’ requirements.
The property is set within one and a half acre of grounds. This is home to the large garage, additional exterior storage and stable, as well as the property itself. At the entrance to the plot there is a longer sheltered drive which extends towards the generously sized parking area set before the main building. To the immediate rear of the property, the door and bi-folds from the sunroom open to an introductory patio. This has spaces for al fresco seating and outdoor cooking. The patio offers peaceful extended outlooks towards the neighbouring farmland to the southeast and is set before the expansive laid-to-lawn garden boasting a selection of flora including mature trees and flower beds. The property is a registered smallholding and offers prospective buyers with a fantastic opportunity to keep and care for a range of animals.
The property is situated on the peaceful outskirts of the popular village of Durrington. The village offers a range of amenities including, but not limited to, local convenience stores, a leisure centre with swimming pool, schools, the recreational ground, and access to scenic riverside walks. The historic town of Amesbury lies approximately two miles to the south and offers additional amenities. The medieval city of Salisbury is approximately ten miles to the south and boasts a wider range of amenities including supermarkets, high-street shops, bi-weekly markets, copious restaurants, pubs & bars, a theatre, the arts centre, a cinema and renowned state and private schools. These include Bishop's Wordsworth, South Wilts Grammar School, Godolphin School, and Leehurst Swan. Leisure and recreational facilities include the nearby Five Rivers Leisure Centre, private members gymnasiums, a golf club, and recreation grounds. Salisbury train station offers direct commuter links to London Waterloo and the West Country. Additionally, Salisbury is well-positioned to offer great road links to the coastal cities of Southampton and Bournemouth, as well as routes into the New Forest.
The property is freehold and is a registered smallholding. It is supplied with mains gas and a septic tank drainage. There is an easement for maintenance of the overhead power cables.
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