Designed by the current owners, this beautiful six bedroom detached family home is flooded with light, comes with off-road parking for numerous vehicles, a garage and over half an acre of mature gardens that enjoy panoramic views across some of the Meon Valley's most beautiful countryside due to its elevated position. Accommodation briefly comprises a large entrance hall, 19 ft sitting room with open fire, snug/TV room, cloak room and utility/WC on the ground floor with steps then leading down into a beautiful kitchen/dining/family room which has an open fireplace to one side of the room with a wood burning stove and bi-folding doors that then lead out into a rear sun-terrace.
On the first floor, the good-sized master bedroom has French doors leading out onto a balcony and has a separate dressing room and modern en-suite. There is a generous family bathroom and four further bedrooms, two with Juliet balconies making the most of the views to the rear, one of which has a beautifully appointed en-suite. From the light and airy landing, with vaulted ceiling, stairs lead up to the second floor with a sixth bedroom, currently used as a study.
The property comes with a good-sized frontage and driveway providing ample off-road parking which then leads to a garage, with side access leading through to the rear of the property where there are two patio areas and mature rear garden. To fully appreciate both the accommodation on offer and the property's location, an early viewing truly is a must.
Location Soberton is a pretty village in the very heart of the Meon Valley, that forms part of the South Downs National Park and offers many lovely walks and has a network of surrounding bridleways. The market towns of Bishops Waltham and Wickham are also close by, both offering a broad range of shops and amenities with the Cathedral City of Winchester, the market town of Petersfield (both of which have mainline railway stations) and Southampton Airport also being just under half an hour away. All main motorway access routes are also within easy reach.
Inside The house is approached via the driveway leading to a covered entrance porch and oak front door which then leads directly through to a large, well-proportioned entrance hall with limestone floor.
The sitting room, a lovely well-proportioned and bright room, has two sets of French doors with Juliet balconies that overlook the rear garden. The main focal point of the room is the open fireplace with beautiful Sandstone surround and Jetmaster open fire.
From the hallway, a set of steps leads down to the heart of the house – the beautiful kitchen/dining/family room. From the dining area there are bi-folding doors leading out onto a rear sun-terrace, which again makes the most of the lovely view. There is an open fireplace with inset wood burning stove to one side of the room and a double-glazed door to one side that leads out onto a separate private patio area. The kitchen itself has been fitted with a modern matching range of wall and base units with oak worktops, has a one and a half bowl sink unit and a range of built-in appliances including a Bosch microwave oven with warming drawer below, two Bosch electric ovens with gas hob with extractor over. There is also a built-in dishwasher and fitted breakfast bar along one side of the room with slate stone flooring, complementary tiling to walls and spotlights.
The hall also has doors to the snug which overlooks the front of the property, a large and useful cloakroom/ boot room with hanging space for coats, fitted shelving and space for a second fridge freezer, and to the utility room fitted with cupboards, W/C, hand basin, modern condensing boiler, plumbing for a washing machine and access to the garage.
The property benefits from fibre to the property with up to 150Mbps, and media cabling in sitting room, kitchen and master bedroom.
On the first floor, the landing has a vaulted ceiling with two velux windows making this an exceptionally bright space. The master bedroom, a good-sized room, has French doors with double-glazed windows to either side, leading out onto a rear balcony overlooking the garden and views. The room then also benefits from fitted cupboards along one wall, a media point and an opening to one side of the room leads through to the dressing room. The dressing room has a double-glazed window to the front, a range of fitted wardrobes and drawers with a door to one side of the room then leading through to a good-sized and beautifully appointed en-suite. The en-suite has been fitted with a shower cubicle, matching 'his n hers' wash hand basins set in a vanity unit with oak fronted cupboards below, WC, a heated towel rail, Travertine stone to both floor and walls and spotlights.
Bedrooms two and three, are generous double bedrooms and have French doors with Juilet balconies to the rear as well as Velux windows. Bedroom two also benefits from a modern shower room with suite comprising a fitted shower cubicle, wash hand basin set in oak vanity unit with cupboards below and WC, a heated towel rail, the room also has Travertine stone to both floor and walls and is fitted with spotlights.
Bedroom four, which is also a double room, overlooks the front of the property whilst bedroom five has a Velux window to the rear and a fitted cupboard. A large family bathroom, which has been fitted with a modern suite comprising a panel enclosed bath, large separate shower cubicle, matching wash hand basin and WC, heated towel rails, Travertine stone floor and spotlights and a large walk-in airing cupboard with pressurised hot water cylinder, then completes the first floor.
From the landing there is then a staircase with vaulted ceiling leading to the second floor and bedroom six, a generous double room which is currently used as an office and has access to eaves storage space, a Velux window to the side and a double glazed window to the rear that enjoys wonderful elevated views to the rear across the surrounding countryside.
Outside To the front of the property there is an area of garden which is laid to lawn with brick edging and is well-stocked with a variety of trees and shrubs. There is then a gravel driveway providing off-road parking for numerous vehicles leading to the integral garage which has a metal up and over door, vinyl flooring, power and light. Side access to both sides of the property leads through to the private rear garden with views over the Meon Valley, two patio areas and the rest of the garden mainly laid to lawn and again well stocked with a wide variety of mature, selectively planted flowers, trees and shrubs.
Sitting room 17' 1" x 19' 8" (5.21m x 5.99m)
snug 12' 4" x 6' 9" (3.76m x 2.06m)
kitchen/dining/family room 23' 8" x 14' 3" (7.21m x 4.34m)
master bedroom 14' 5" x 10' 9" (4.39m x 3.28m)
dressing room 9' 7" x 9' 6" (2.92m x 2.9m)
bedroom two 13' 7" x 11' 7" (4.14m x 3.53m)
bedroom three 13' 8" x 11' 6" (4.17m x 3.51m)
bedroom four 10' 1" x 9' 6" (3.07m x 2.9m)
bedroom five 9' 2" x 7' 6" (2.79m x 2.29m)
bedroom six 13' 9" x 9' 7" (4.19m x 2.92m)