Magnificent refurbished Grade II* listed house of over 8,000 sq ft and with parking for 6 cars.
This is an exceptional 17th century house with historical connections which has recently undergone a transformative refurbishment programme. Presented as a substantial and luxuriously appointed family home, the property has extensive accommodation arranged over three floors. The current owners have retained many of the impressive period details. The recent works have included a new heating system, including underfloor heating, new electrical system, Cat 6 data wiring to all the rooms, and air conditioning in the gym. The kitchen is made up of British handmade wooden units which have been left primed for the new owner to chose a Farrow and Ball paint colour of their choice. Appliances include a range cooker, larder fridge, larder freezer and a wine cooler. There is a boiling water tap and Lutron lighting installed. On the first floor is the spectacular drawing room for entertaining guests, which was originally the ballroom, with wood panelled walls and an ornate plaster ceiling. The remainder of this floor is made up of the substantial principal bedroom suite and a guest bedroom suite. There are five further bedrooms and three bathrooms on the second floor.A more detailed specification list is available from the agents.There is a landscaped, walled garden extending to the rear of the house with a stone terrace. Six parking spaces are accessed via Hyde Abbey Close and the back garden gate.
Set in the the popular area of Hyde, the house is less than half a mile from the High Street and close to the North Walls Recreation Ground as well as about 0.3 miles to the train station. Winchester offers a wide range of shops, restaurants, a theatre and cinema as well as a comprehensive calendar of cultural and food festivals. St Bede Primary and The Westgate Secondary are the catchment area schools. Other nearby schools include The Pilgrims' School, Prince's Mead, Twyford, St Swithun's for girls, Winchester College for boys and Peter Symonds Sixth Form College.