Elegant period home, sensitively extended and conveniently located in Hyde.
Set on one of Hyde's most desirable roads, this attractive three bedroom period home offers versatile accommodation with its modern extension and yet still maintains many of its original features. Leading from the entrance hall is a spacious sitting room with a large bay window, two fireplaces (one of which has a wood burning stove in ivory enamel). From the sitting/dining room, a door leads into a bright kitchen, which has freestanding solid beech units and integrated appliances. The kitchen incorporates a convenient downstairs cloakroom and a reception/dining area which has a vaulted ceiling and bi-fold doors opening onto the south-facing garden. Throughout the ground level is parquet block flooring made of solid natural oak.On the first floor, there are two charming bedrooms and a sumptuous family bathroom with a cast iron bateau bath and a walk in shower. The principal bedroom has a fireplace and an attractive bay window. Located on the second floor with views of Winchester Cathedral is a double bedroom with multiple roof windows, offering plenty of daylight.The enclosed south-facing rear garden, with gated side access, has a patio and a well tended lawn and borders. A path leads to a fully insulated and double glazed home office which also incorporates a large storage room.There is permit parking to the front of this property.
Set in the the popular area of Hyde, the house is less than half a mile from Winchester High Street and close to the North Walls Recreation Ground as well as 0.4 miles to the train station. The cathedral city of Winchester offers a wide range of shops, restaurants, sports facilities, a theatre and cinema as well as a comprehensive calendar of cultural and food festivals. The main line railway station has regular trains to London Waterloo (55 minutes) and trains to Southampton Airport Parkway (8 minutes). Distances and times are approximate. There is easy access to the A34, M27 and M3.St Bede Primary and The Westgate Secondary are the catchment area schools and also Peter Symonds Sixth Form College. Other nearby independent schools include The Pilgrims' School, Prince's Mead, Twyford, St Swithun's for girls and Winchester College for boys.