Guide price £1,650,000
Elegant detached house in an elevated setting with far reaching views of the surrounding countryside, The development is perfectly situated on the outskirts of the city centre. Sleepers Hill is one of the most established and sought-after residential areas within the city, typified by large, spacious and distinctive dwellings. Winchester has a vibrant centre with a thriving high street comprising an eclectic mix of shops and boutiques, cultural events and theatres. The city has a range of first class restaurants and pubs, coupled with some of the country's leading educational facilities. Road and rail communications are excellent with the M3 close to the south side of Winchester (junction 11). This network enables easy access to the south, with the M3 linking to the M27 coastal motorway and Southampton Airport. To the north the A303 and A34 provide access to the West Country and Midlands respectively. The mainline station is a few minutes by car and offers fast services to London Waterloo in just over an hour. Southampton Airport is approximately 20 minutes by car, while the New Forest plus some of the country's most desirable marinas on the Hamble or Lymington are all equally accessible. Winchester offers some of the best schools in the country, in both state and independent sectors, including Winchester College and St Swithun's, Kings School and Peter Symonds Sixth Form College. Quality and Craftsmanship Arthurs Court is inspired by the stylish and elegant ideals of Regency England. The properties enhance and bring to life the period details of the era in a viable and effortless manner, combining eco technologies with a sleek sense of urban living. The external Georgian architecture is heavily mirrored within the interior finishes. High ceilings, classical plaster cornice in the reception rooms, bespoke skirting, architraves and door linings all look to portray an air of refined grandeur. Attention to detail reigns throughout with the sourcing of the finest natural stone and wooden floorings, period specific fire surrounds, hand crafted cabinetry, and luxurious sanitaryware. This quintessential Sherbourne detailing is effortlessly balanced with the requirements of 21st century living with the inclusion of underfloor heating, biofuel burner, pre-wiring for Lutron and audio systems and provision for future commissioning of security systems. General Specification Windows and Doors - bespoke, handmade double glazed sash and casement windows and doors, finished off with a traditional hand painted appearance. Woodwork and Cornicing - In traditional patterns. Heating - Central heating is provided by gas fired boilers. Thermostatically controlled underfloor heating to the lower ground, ground and first floors with radiators fitted on second floors where appropriate. Lighting - Energy efficient, warm-white LED down lighting fitted with dimmer controls in the main reception rooms and toggle switching elsewhere. Home Automation - Data cable and Wifi infrastructure installed throughout thus enabling full home automation to be included if required. Ceiling speaker cabling install to the main reception rooms and master bedroom. Security - All our homes are fitted with fully functional security alarm systems. Floor Coverings - High quality wooden and stone floors throughout lower ground and ground floors. Designer carpet runners and stair rods give access to the bedrooms and landings which have been prepared for carpet. Bathrooms fitted with porcelain riled floors and shower cubicles. Fireplaces - Combinations of wither bio fuel and/or multi fuel stoves will be possible. Kitchen - Individually designed cabinetry and worktops. Appliances will include integrated fridge freezer, wine cooler and integrated dishwasher where appropriate. Bathrooms - Bathrooms have been individually designed to maximise on space. Our sanitaryware has been chosen to complement these designs with a blend of a traditional and modern feel. Heated towel warmers are fitted in all bathrooms. Further Specification Building Fabric - Handmade bricks laid in a stretcher bond with brick quoins and brick arch heads adding to the traditional period design, complimented by slate roofs. Lead dormer windows, aluminium guttering with traditional round and square downpipes. Cast stone window cills and strong course complement the classical style. Landscaping - Indian sandstone terrace leading ono gardens laid to lawn with borders ready for planting. Appliances - All appliances are rated AAA where possible, otherwise appliances have a rating of A or B. High levels of insulation installed to meet current building regulations (at the time of the building design) in floors, roofs and walls to reduce heat loss during the winter months. All lighting is either energy efficient LED or low voltage fittings, reducing electrical energy consumption. The use of sustainable surface water drainage, utilising attenuated soakaways and porous paving where possible, helps prevent the development putting further requirements on existing infrastructure. Rights of Way - There are no public footpaths that cross the land or property. Services - Mains electricity, gas and water. Mains drainage. Ten Year Warranty - The property will be independently surveyed during the construction by surveyors who will issue a ten year warranty certificate, covered by BLP, upon satisfactory completion of the property.
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