136 The Borough, Downton
Property SummaryA beautifully presented grade II listed cottage set within the heart of Downton with generous and adaptable accommodation. 136 The Borough is a charming cottage offered for sale in good order throughout with a whole host of character features yet benefitting from a number of practical elements. The layout and accommodation provide an incoming owner with huge flexibility and potential. Outside 136 The Borough has a mature garden with a sunny aspect, generous drive for two cars and detached garage. The setting and position of the house is excellent, sat in the heart of this extremely popular village, a whole list of local amenities are within walking distance, the New Forest, Fordingbridge and Salisbury are all a short journey.
Proceed to Downton turning in to The Borough from The Headlands. Proceed through the village continuing over the hump back bridge where number 136 can be found on the right hand side.
Stairs to first floor. Radiator. Tiled floor. Wall lights.
Kitchen (4.42m x 4.25m ext to 2.75m)
Matching range of wall and base units with worksurface over. Inset 1 ¼ bowl sink with mixer tap, space for cooker and dishwasher. Double glazed window to rear. Tiled floor. Radiator. Vaulted ceiling.
Breakfast/Day Room (4.85m x 3.15m)
Double doors and window overlooking rear garden. Double glazed to front. Tiled floor. Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Built in range of cupboards housing Worcester gas boiler. Radiator.
Snug (4.3m x 2.9m ext 4.1m)
Secondary glazed window to front and double glazed window to rear. Inglenook fireplace with tiled hearth and inset log burner. Radiator. Exposed beams and floorboards.
Plumbing for washing machine.
Sitting Room (4.96m x 2.65m)
Double glazed doors to rear garden and window to rear aspect. Radiator. Inset ceiling spotlights.
Bedroom Four (4.2m x 3m)
Secondary glazed window to front. Radiator. Tiled fireplace and floor. Exposed beams.
Low level WC and pedestal basin with spotlights.
First Floor Landing
Bedroom One (4.6m x 4.35m)
Secondary glazed window to front and double glazed window to rear overlooking garden. Radiator. Wall lights.
En-Suite – Generous corner shower enclosure with thermostatic controls and ‘wet wall’ splashback. Concealed cistern WC and vanity basin. Heated towel rail, extractor fan. Mirror light and window to rear.
Bedroom Two (2.6m x 4.3m)
Dual secondary glazed windows overlooking garden to rear. Radiator. Built in double wardrobe. Wall lights.
Bathroom (2.56m x 1.2m)
White panelled bath, pedestal basin and WC. Wetwall splashback over the bath and electric shower. Tiled splashbacks and floor. Radiator. Obscure double glazed window.
The driveway provides parking for two cars with double gates. Beyond is the garage which has an up and over door with power and light. The rear garden is very private with a southerly aspect. A generous patio area stretches along the rear of the house, beyond is a shaped area of lawn with a mature range of planting and hedgerow. Outside tap and light.