Guide price £755,000
The village of Twyford lies 4 miles south of the cathedral city of Winchester on the B3335 on the eastern side of the River Itchen, the railway and the motorway. The house is situated to the southern end of the village, set back from the road behind mature hedging, and is approached from the rear off Woodland Drove, a country lane, which leads to walks on the South Downs. The village has first class amenities including shop/post office, restaurant/public house, doctors' surgery, village school, Twyford Preparatory School and there are further local amenities in Colden Common. Twyford is close to first class communications, the M3 is about one mile giving easy access to the M27/M25, Heathrow and the national motorway network. Regular commuter trains run to London Waterloo from Winchester taking approximately 58 minutes, a local station at Shawford, one mile, and Southampton International Airport provides a comprehensive flight service and at Portsmouth there are cross channel ferries. The property is a detached two storey house built in 2007, it has attractive brick elevations with inset upvc laminated windows, only fitted two years ago. On the front elevation there are two bay windows, one ground and first floor which is part rendered and colour washed, the other which is ground floor only, has a lead roof. The main roof of the house is tiled. The house is beautifully presented, it has extremely good accommodation; the front door opens into an entrance hall, oak floor and staircase rising to the first floor. This continues into the cloakroom and study. Double doors with bevelled glass access the drawing room which has an inglenook style fireplace and wood burning stove. Matching double doors continue in the formal dining room, off which is the kitchen/breakfast room, extensively fitted with Buttermilk Ivory units by Second Nature which have granite work surfaces. There is a Belfast sink, Britannia Range, dishwasher, fridge freezer, washing machine/dryer and a tiled floor. An oak staircase rises to the first floor, there are four bedrooms, the main bedroom has an adjoining bathroom, the guest bedroom has an adjoining shower room and there is a further family bathroom. The house is approached off Woodland Drove, which accesses the South Downs, with a gravel drive in front of the automatic gates and is owned by the property providing additional parking. The gated entrance provides access to a detached brick and tile double garage and there is also further parking. The gardens are extremely private and have been landscaped and planted. The front garden is fenced, and has beech hedges and a lawn with ornamental trees. There are gated paths on either side which lead through to the main garden. There is a paved terrace, lawn, studded with ornamental trees underplanted with spring bulbs and there is a further terrace to the side of the garage.
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