Detached four bedroom family home
Corners is an impressive detached family home located on a private road with a lovely south facing garden with an orchard and a productive vegetable patch.
The property currently comprises three/four bedrooms with substantial entertaining space on the ground floor. The house originally dates back to the 1930s and was extended in 2000 to add a large family room, double garage and wine cellar. There is an additional storage space above the family room which is accessed from the garage.
The ground floor consists of four reception rooms, kitchen, utility room and greenhouses. The south facing sitting room has a working fireplace, bay window and door leading to the garden. There is a further south facing dining room as well as the substantial family room which also has a door to the rear patio and garden. The kitchen is fitted with English elm and has a breakfast room and utility leading off it. There are also two greenhouses to the side and rear of the property.
Upstairs there are three/four bedrooms and two bathrooms with a loft room which could easily be converted into another bedroom subject to gaining the necessary planning consents.
This property has 0.42 acres of land.
To the rear there is a delightful landscaped garden with a large south facing terrace that runs the width of the property. There is a productive orchard at the bottom of the garden and a vegetable patch to the side of the house. The majority of the garden is laid to lawn however there are a number of flower beds and shrubs as well as a wildlife pond.
The property sits on the edge of its plot with a private driveway leading into the double garage. There are a network of footpaths in the local area for dog walking, etc.
The property is within the popular village of Twyford which lies on the eastern bank of the well-known Itchen Valley. Twyford itself has a first class range of amenities including a very active post office with village store, adjoining restaurant and physiotherapist, a doctors surgery with pharmacy, hairdresser, church, a further restaurant and public house together with a highly regarded travel agent. In addition there is the Hunter Park recreation ground with its cricket pitch and tennis courts, together with many other sporting facilities, including several excellent golf courses nearby; Hockley Golf Course and South Winchester Golf Club.
The village is also well known for St Marys Church of England Primary School and Twyford Prep School. There are a good selection of state and private schools for all ages in Winchester with bus services from the village to Princes Mead, Peter Symonds Sixth Form College, King Edwards and The Greggs in Southampton.
There is a mainline railway station in neighbouring Shawford with a direct service to London Waterloo. The Cathedral City of Winchester lies just to the north and offers more comprehensive amenities including an excellent range of shops, cultural and recreational facilities, together with its mainline railway station.
To the south of Winchester lies the M3 motorway (Junction 11), providing excellent communications to all parts of the country, including the South Coast, London and the Midlands. Southampton International Airport lies just to the south at Eastleigh.
From the M3 southbound, leave at Junction 11 for Twyford and turn left at the bottom of the slip road (B3335). Continue along this road for about a mile and turn left onto Bourne Lane and continue straight ahead onto Bourne Fields where the property will be found on the right hand side.Read all
- 3 Reception rooms
- Kitchen/breakfast room, utility
- Wine cellar
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- Loft room
- Garden of about 0.428 of an acre
- Integral double garage
- Map & Street View
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