A substantial house with wonderful views over its own land, in one of Hampshire's most popular villages
Behind electric gates, a private driveway leads from Locks Lane to the gravel parking area in front of the house. The substantial house consists of 4,715 sq.ft, with an independent annexe attached to the main house. Each reception room is large and allows light to flood in, including a family kitchen/dining room, leading on to the conservatory with wood burner, and a triple aspect drawing room also with wood burner.
The three bedrooms on the first floor and two on the second floor are all generous sizes and well-proportioned.
The annexe offers considerable living space with its 18 long sitting room and 18 long kitchen/breakfast room, as well as two double bedrooms on the first floor. It has independent access although adjoins the main house and links on both the ground and first floors, meaning it could easily be incorporated back into the main house. As is, it offers ideal accommodation for a nanny, granny or guests.
This property has 22.6 acres of land.
The rear garden, laid to lawn, is a sizeable 2.1 acres and can be accessed from the conservatory where there is a terraced area, ideal for dining al fresco.
The Land The land comprises approximately 20 acres which is post and rail fenced providing excellent grazing for livestock.
Watley Farm is located on an extremely quiet lane on the edge of the popular village of Sparsholt. The picturesque village, which lies tothe west of Winchester, has a shop/post office, excellent primary school (rated Outstanding by Ofsted), good pub/restaurant, The Plough, church, bus service and cricket club as well as Lainston House Hotel.
The cathedral city of Winchester has a wide range of boutique shops, a theatre, a cinema, restaurants and pubs, as well as a fast train service to London. The small Georgian town of Stockbridge retains many features of its market town history and caters for everyday needs as well as offering several excellent pubs and restaurants, in addition to various gift shops, galleries and boutiques.
There is a wide range of excellent state and private schooling in the area, including Sparsholt Primary, St Swithuns and Winchester College.
Transport links are excellent with fast, direct train services from Winchester to London, Southampton and the south coast and the M3, A34, M27 and A303 providing main routes in all directions. Nearby Southampton Airport offers a wide range of domestic and European flights.
The property is surrounded by beautiful Hampshire countryside and the local area offers endless sporting and leisure opportunities including walking, riding and cycling, fishing on the countys chalk streams, golf at several local clubs and sailing on the south coast.Read all
- Entrance hall, drawing room, kitchen/dining room, conservatory, utility, cloakroom
- Master bedroom suite, 4 further bedrooms, family bathroom, shower room, eaves storage room
- Annexe with sitting room, kitchen/breakfast room, 2 bedrooms, bathroom
- Range of agricultural buildings including 12 stables, dutch barn, cow shed
- All weather exercise ring
- Paddocks, woodland
- About 22.6 acres
- Map & Street View
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