3 bedroom Detached Bungalow for sale: St. Ives Park, Ashley Heath, Ringwood
AN EXTREMELY WELL APPOINTED DETACHED 3/4 BEDROOM BUNGALOW SET IN DELIGHTFUL LANDSCAPED GARDENS TOTALING 0.34 OF AN ACRE, WITHIN THIS PRESTIGIOUS RESIDENTIAL CRESCENT.
* ARCHED INTEGRAL ENTRANCE PORCH * RECEPTION HALL * LOUNGE * OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/DINING/BREAKFAST ROOM * SEPARATE UTILITY ROOM * CLOAKROOM * STUDY/BEDROOM 4 * PRINCIPAL BEDROOM WITH EN-SUITE BATHROOM/W.C. * GUEST BEDROOM WITH EN-SUITE BATHROOM/W.C. * BEDROOM 3 * ADJOINING SHOWER ROOM/W.C. * INTEGRAL SINGLE GARAGE * AMPLE OFF ROAD PARKING * GAS CENTRAL HEATING * DOUBLE GLAZING * DELIGHTFUL GARDENS TOTALING 0.34 OF AN ACRE *
DESCRIPTION & CONSTRUCTION:
This extremely well appointed detached bungalow was originally built in the 1960's to traditional standards. More recently, during the current owners residency, the property has been skillfully enlarged, in keeping with the original appearance, to provide versatile accommodation in excellent order throughout. The property benefits from 3/4 bedrooms, two of which have en-suite facilities. The open plan kitchen/dining/breakfast room has well appointed custom built kitchen units, with a variety of integrated appliances & attractive tiling. The property has the benefit of modern double glazing, plus modern heating & electrical system. The gardens are a particular feature offering maturity & privacy.
AGENTS NOTE: IN OUR OPINION, TO FULLY APPRECIATE THE SIZE & QUALITY OF THE PRESENTATION, A VIEWING OF THIS PROPERTY IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
85, St Ives Park is delightfully set within this prestigious residential crescent, within mature landscaped grounds totaling 0.34 of an acre. The Ringwood Forest & Castleman Trailway are easily accessible & provide links to the main centre of Ringwood, two miles distant, which offers a weekly street market, in addition to comprehensive shopping, leisure & educational facilities. The A31 & A338 provide transportational links to the main centre's of Bournemouth 12 miles, Southampton 16 miles & Salisbury 18 miles. The popular visitor centre of Moors Valley Country Park & 18 hole golf course is within one & a half miles.
From Ringwood, leave in a westerly direction along the main A31 dual carriageway & proceed to the Ashley Heath roundabout (adjacent to the top of the Bournemouth spur road). Take the third exit into Horton Road, continue for approximately half a mile, taking the third turning left (at the bottom of the hill) into St Ives Park. Continue for a short distance, whereupon 85 can be located on the right hand side.
THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:
ARCHED INTEGRAL ENTRANCE PORCH:
OAK FRONT DOOR WITH DOUBLE GLAZED SIDE SCREENS & MATCHING INSET PANEL, LEADING TO:
RECEPTION HALL: Aspect to the east with view across the front garden & driveway. Solid oak floor. Wall thermostat. Smoke detector. Double radiator. Door to:
BEDROOM 1: 14'11" x 11' (4.55m x 3.35m) Aspect to the west. Double glazed. Double opening casement doors providing view & access onto patio & delightful landscaped gardens beyond. Radiator. Door to:
EN-SUITE FULLY TILED BATHROOM: Aspect to the north. Double glazed electrically operated Velux skylight set within vaulted ceiling. White suite comprising moulded bath, h & c mixer, hand shower attachment, wash basin with h & c mixer. Close coupled low level w.c. Ceramic tiled floor. Vertical heated towel rail. Shaver point. Fitted mirror. Six recessed down lights. Extractor fan.
FROM THE RECEPTION HALL, ARCHWAY TO:
INNER HALL: Hatch to main loft area. Door to:
BEDROOM 3: 11'8" x 8'10" (3.56m x 2.69m) Aspect to the east. Double glazed picture window overlooking front garden & driveway. Double panel radiator. Built-in mirror fronted triple built-in wardrobe with hanging rails & shelving.
FROM THE INNER HALL, DOOR TO:
FULLY TILED SHOWER ROOM: Aspect to the north. Frosted double glazed window. White suite comprising pedestal wash basin with h & c mixer. Close couple, low level w.c. Fully tiled shower cubicle. Ceramic tiled floor. Chrome vertical heated towel. Shaver point. Five recessed down lights. Extractor fan.
FROM THE RECEPTION HALL, MULTI-PANEL GLAZED INNER DOOR TO:
LOUNGE: 20'8" x 13'1" (6.3m x 3.99m) Dual aspect to the east & west. Double glazed picture window on the eastern elevation overlooking view across driveway & front garden. Double glazed door on the western elevation providing view & access onto patio & landscaped rear garden. Feature stone fireplace & surround, marble hearth, gas coal effect fire, marble mantel. Double panel radiator. T.V. aerial point.
FROM THE LOUNGE, DOUBLE OPENING MULTI-PANEL GLAZED INTERNAL DOORS TO:
L-SHAPE OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/DINING & BREAKFAST ROOM: 24'9" x 19'8" (7.54m x 5.99m) maximum. Dual aspect to the east & west. Double opening double glazed casement doors on the western elevation, providing view & access onto sun deck, patio & landscaped gardens beyond. Picture window on the eastern elevation giving view across the front garden & driveway, plus velux double glazed skylight set in vaulted ceiling. Kitchen units are comprehensively fitted with a wall to wall, roll top laminate work surface with inset one & a quarter bowl single drainer, stainless steel sink unit with h & c mixer tap. Double floor storage cupboard beneath. The work surfaces extend on both return walls & incorporate further range of drawers & floor storage cupboards, plus integrated dishwasher & large dual pan drawers, Bosch double oven with storage cupboards above & beneath. Adjoining cupboard housing the Valliant gas boiler supplying domestic hot water & water for central heating radiators. Additional pan drawers plus five burner Bosch gas hob with three speed canopy extractor fan above. Numerous down lights, two double panel radiators. Space for American style larder fridge-freezer (not included). Matching range of eye level store cupboards plus attractive ceramic tiled wall surround. Smoke detector. Multi-panel glazed internal door to:
UTILITY ROOM: 6'10" x 6'8" (2.08m x 2.03m ) Wall to wall roll top laminate work surface with inset one & a quarter bowl, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with h & c mixer. Double floor storage cupboard beneath. Adjoining integrated wine rack plus recess for washing machine with plumbing connected. Recess for tumble dryer beneath additional work surface plus additional recess & three quarter height broom cupboard. Chrome vertical heated towel rail. Recessed down lights. Ceramic tiled floor. RCD fuse box at ceiling height. Four recess down lights. Extractor fan. Hatch to ancillary loft area with fitted loft ladder, giving access to insulated & partly boarded loft area with light.
FROM THE UTILITY ROOM, DOOR TO:
CLOAKROOM: Aspect to the south. Frosted double glazed window. White suite comprising close coupled low level w.c. Wash basin with h & c mixer, tiled splash back, chrome vertical heated towel rail. Two recessed down lights. Personal door to:
INTEGRAL SINGLE GARAGE: 18'1" x 10'4" (5.51m x 3.15m) Electrically operated up & over door with light & power. Personal door on southern elevation giving access to side way.
FROM THE MAIN BREAKFAST AREA, DOOR TO:
STUDY/BEDROOM 4: 10'4" x 7'9" (3.15m x 2.36m) Aspect to the west. Double glazed picture window overlooking landscaped rear gardens. laminate flooring, double radiator. Six recessed down lights. Telephone connection.
FROM THE BREAKFAST ROOM, DOOR TO:
BEDROOM 2/GUEST SUITE: 11'2" x 10'4" (3.4m x 3.15m) Dual aspect to the north & east. Double glazed picture windows overlooking front garden & driveway. Double panelled radiator. T.V. aerial point. Door to:
FULLY TILED EN-SUITE BATHROOM: White suite comprising p-shaped bath, h & c mixer, separate hand shower attachment with fountain shower head. Close coupled low level w.c. Pedestal wash basin with h & c mixer. Chrome vertical heated towel rail, contrasting ceramic tiled floor. Shaver point. Four recessed down lights plus extractor fan.
The property is delightfully set within mature private landscaped gardens totaling 0.34 of an acre in this prestigious residential area. The property is approached from St Ives Park into a wide gravel driveway with ample parking & turning for numerous vehicles. The front garden is located on the eastern side of the property & is bounded by mature laurel hedging with well established trees including fir, birch & beech. There is a shaped area of lawn bounded by brick paviour edging. There are three outside lights plus external power supply. Two lockable wooden gates on both the northern & southern elevations, give pedestrian access to the rear garden which is located on the western side of the property. The rear garden is a particular feature of the property & has been attractively landscaped. Immediately to the rear of the property there is a substantial paved patio & timber sun deck. Steps lead down to the formal area of lawn bounded by numerous mature rhododendron, fir & evergreen shrubs, plus there is a small ornamental pond. Situated within this area of garden there is a timber garden CHALET: With external measurements of 10' x 8' (3.05m x 2.44m). with light, power & separate RCD unit. Beyond the formal areas of lawn there are two paths, giving access to a woodland dell to the rear, plus a variety of well established mature scotch pines, in addition to a variety of firs, camellia, laurel, rhododendron & other varieties of evergreen shrubs. In this area of garden there is a timber GARDEN STORE: 12' x 6'6" (3.66m x 1.98m) externally. This area of garden has been well enclosed with close boarded wooden fencing on the northern, southern & western boundaries, in addition to a lockable wooden gate giving access onto the adjoining recreation park. The property has additional external lighting to the rear, plus water tap, gas & electricity meters. The property also has an alarm system.
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