A most attractive detached thatched period home, believed to date back to 1650 with later additions. The property retains much of the original character, including fine inglenook fireplaces, a wealth of exposed beams, flagstone flooring to much of the ground floor and attractive exposed wide floorboards to much of the first floor. Other features include a country cottage style kitchen with Aga. To the ground floor you access a hallway with the kitchen to the right-hand side, that leads into a utility/boot room. To the left of the hallway is a lounge that looks over the cottage garden, with feature inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove. The accommodation continues on the ground floor with a bathroom fitted with white suite adjoiing a shower room and W/C and dining room with inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove and rear door leading into the garden. Upstairs features four bedrooms, the master bedroom with a walk in wardrobe cupboard and wood burning stove. The second bedroom being of double in size and there are two further bedrooms.
Hayling Island is well known for its holiday and leisure activities which include sailing, windsurfing and golf at the Hayling Golf Club. There are local shopping facilities for everyday items within Hayling Island.
There is a detached wooden built office within the grounds itself and a double carport with log store. The gardens are divided into 2 areas, first of which offers a large paved patio area and an area laid mainly to lawn with flowerbeds. There is a brick wall with a gate leading to further area of garden laid mainly to lawn with brick path.
Flagstone flooring, exposed beams, wall light point, radiator, understairs storage cupboard and stairs leading to first floor, doors to:
Drawing Room (35.5m x 4.2m)
Plus inglenook fireplace with fitted wood burner, flagstone hearth, recessed storage cupboard and corner brick cupboard with display shelf over, radiator, exposed beams, outlook onto garden, door to:
Study Area (4.6m x 1.7m)
Flagstone flooring, radiator, doors to garden, bathroom, shower room and
Dining Room (5.2m x 3.8m)
Plus inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, seat and bread oven, flagstone flooring, display recess, exposed wood flooring, door to lobby, exposed beams, radiator, door to secondary staircase.
Kitchen (4.6m x 4.3m)
Refitted with a fine wooden dresser inset with plate racks, cupboards, double bowl sink unit with antique style mixer taps inset within a granite worksurface, large gas fired Aga with 3 ovens, 2 hot plates and warming plate, further range of storage cupboards, tiled flooring, ceiling spotlights, sash window. Door to: Large walk in pantry cupboard: With space for appliances, shelving.
Utility (4.4m x 2.9m)
(irregular shape) fitted with a deep glazed sink with wooden drainer and work surface and ceramic tiled splashbacks, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for further appliances, flagstone flooring, oak door to rear garden, boiler cupboard housing boiler and hot water tank.
Fitted with a suite of period style bath with claw feet and antique style mixer/shower taps, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks, high level WC, tiled flooring, radiator.
Fitted with a white suite of closed coupled WC, shower cubicle with mosaic tiles, tiled flooring, chrome ladder style radiator/towel rail, wash hand basin with mixer tap.
Master Bedroom (5.1m x 4.2m)
Superb wide floorboards, wood burning stove inset within an arched fireplace with brick hearth, exposed beams, vaulted ceiling, leaded light windows overlooking the garden, door to:
With exposed floorboards, leaded light window.
Bedroom 2 (4.1m x 3.9m)
Exposed wide floorboards, exposed beams, vaulted ceiling, leaded light windows.
Bedroom 3 (4.3m x 3.7m)
With sash window, wood effect flooring, cast iron fireplace (not used) modern wash hand basin with mixer tap, wardrobe cupboard, radiator.
Bedroom 4 (3.2m x 2.8m)
Sash window, wood effect flooring, radiator.
Office (4.1m x 3.7m)
An extremely useful addition to the property, designed to retain the character, having a vaulted ceiling, a wealth of exposed beams, solid wood flooring, oak stable door, power, light and telephone points connected.