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4 bed detached house for sale

£1,250,000 Guide price

Church Lane, Martyr Worthy, Winchester SO21

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Property features

  • Victorian Schoolhouse Conversion
  • Beautiful Setting near the River Itchen
  • Secluded Garden. Overall Plot measures 0.5 Acre
  • Lovely open outlook over Fields
  • Excellent Access to Winchester
  • Spacious School Room Living Space
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Large Detached Garage

Property description

A unique character home situated down a quiet lane near St Swithun's church and the picturesque River Itchen. The property has views over open fields and there are lovely countryside walks, which follow the course of the river, nearby. As well as enjoying all the benefits of its tranquil location, it is well placed for access to Winchester, the station and the M3.

The original classroom retains its high windows and airy feel and is now used as a sitting and dining room. On the other side of the hall there is a cosy sitting room with a fireplace and a spacious fitted kitchen/breakfast room, which leads to a boot room and cloakroom. Upstairs, there are four good sized double bedrooms, a bathroom and shower room.

A large detached garage has been built in the garden, blending well with the house. The overall plot measures 0.5 acre and the garden wraps around the house. The garden is mainly laid to lawn and has been kept simple to maximise the enjoyment of the views.

Martyr Worthy is located midway between Itchen Abbas and Winchester and has good access to the M3 and the A34 allowing good access to London, the south coast and the midlands. There is direct rail access to London from Winchester station, which is about 10 minutes' drive away.

Entrance hall

the school room 28' 11" x 16' 0" (8.82m x 4.88m)

sitting room 12' 10" excl bay x 11' 11" (3.93m x 3.65m)

kitchen/breakfast room 18' 4" x 11' 11" (5.61m x 3.65m)

rear lobby


first floor landing

bedroom one 12' 11" x 12' 0" (3.95m x 3.67m)

bedroom two 15' 2" x 8' 11" (4.64m x 2.73m)

bedroom three 14' 1" excl wardrobes x 9' 7" (4.31m x 2.94m)

bedroom four 12' 7" excl wardrobes x 9' 7" (3.85m x 2.94m)

bathroom 10' 1" x 5' 9" (3.08m x 1.77m)

shower room 6' 2" x 5' 8" (1.89m x 1.75m)

garage 23' 11" x 12' 5" (7.31m x 3.81m)


services We understand that there is mains gas, electricity and water connected. There is a private drainage system (Septic tank) in the garden.

Local authority Winchester City Council
Council Tax Band: F

directions From Alresford proceed in the direction of Winchester. As you come out of the town take the right hand turn signposted to Kingsworthy and Itchen Abbas. Proceed along this road for over 3 miles driving through the villages of Itchen Stoke, Itchen Abbas and Martyr Worthy. Church Lane is on the left at the junction with the war memorial and Bridgets Lane. Old School House is the first property on the left hand side.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £494,490 Sales 201 Current average value £623,111 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £31,077 ▲ 5.25%

What is the current average value of properties in SO21?

The current average value in SO21 in January 2017 is £623,111. This has increased 0.63% from October 2016. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £370,429 and semi-detached properties valued £451,022. In the past year property prices in SO21 have increased 5.25%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.

Property value data/graphs for SO21

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £805,277 £398 4.2 £643,912
Semi-detached £451,022 £378 3.2 £444,595
Terraced £370,429 £379 2.7 £320,648
Flats £247,297 £350 1.9 £209,552

Current asking prices in SO21

Average: £537,869
Avg. current asking prices in SO21
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £265,000
Flats £204,082
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All £209,158

Current asking rents in SO21

Average: £1,492 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SO21
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £543 pcm
£1,036 pcm
£1,310 pcm
£1,809 pcm
£2,241 pcm
Flats £654 pcm
£1,193 pcm
£1,114 pcm
£1,850 pcm
£2,102 pcm
All £627 pcm
£1,117 pcm
£1,283 pcm
£1,810 pcm
£2,237 pcm

Fun facts for SO21

Highest value in SO21
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Church Lane £1,869,403
Hurdle Way £1,527,507
Sparsholt £1,408,640
Main Road £1,358,658
Bridge Lane £1,339,639
Highest turnover in SO21
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Richmond Park 50.0%
Tilden Road 48.3%
Northfields 46.2%
Francis Copse 42.3%
Chaucer Close 41.7%

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Nearby transport

  • Winchester (2.9 miles)
  • Shawford (5.5 miles)
  • Micheldever (6.3 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (10.6 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (33.1 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (43.8 miles)
  • Southampton Vehicle Ferry Terminal (14.9 miles)
  • Southampton Passenger Ferry Terminal (14.9 miles)
  • Hamble-le-Rice Ferry Landing (16.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Princes Mead School (0.9 miles)
  • Itchen Abbas Primary School (1.3 miles)
  • Kings Worthy Primary School (1.4 miles)
  • Leigh House Hospital (2.2 miles)
  • Peter Symonds College (2.8 miles)
  • Winchester College (3.1 miles)
  • St Swithun's School (2.2 miles)
  • Osborne School (2.7 miles)
  • Lanterns Children's Centre (2.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£4,422 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 125,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £3,990 /mo Find available rates In partnership with Natwest

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £22/mo (£261/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £55 Electricity £58 Estimated energy cost £113/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 20200 kWh/year
Electricity: 5000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £242 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £19 Sewerage £36 Estimated water cost £55 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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