The Chase, Ashley, Ringwood, BH24

£800,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
NO FORWARD CHAIN - An impressive detached bungalow residence situated in a desirable and quiet lane with a stunning landscaped garden. This well presented home has generous living accommodation which includes four bedrooms and two reception rooms and features a particularly large entrance hall and a modern fitted kitchen / breakfast room overlooking the beautiful and private rear gardens. Energy Efficiency Rating: D

The hamlet of Ashley is situated on the approach to Avon Castle, an area set in the Avon Valley bordering Ringwood. The historic market town of Ringwood is conveniently located just over a mile away and the beautiful Ringwood Forest, which incorporates Moors Valley Country Park and golf course, is approximately 1.5 miles distant and the stunning New Forest is just a short drive away, both providing acres of heath and woodland for a wide range of outdoor pursuits including walking, cycling and horse riding. For the commuter the nearby A31 provides links to Bournemouth and Christchurch (approx. 8 miles south via the A338) and Southampton (approx. 18 miles via the M27). The M27 and M3 will take you directly to London, approximately 2 hours distant.

Ringwood is an historic market town located on the edge of the New Forest National Park, within a short drive of the coast, Bournemouth and other attractive market towns. Major roads provide easy access to London, the Jurassic Coast and international airports. Ringwood town provides an excellent selection of shopping, restaurants and cafes in the original high street and more recently developed quarter, offering the best of both independent businesses and stores including Waitrose, Aga, Hobbs, Gerry Weber, Crew and Joules. The quality of amenities reflects the prosperity of the area, including a highly rated secondary school and sixth form. Proximity to extensive forested areas, lakes and coastline provides ready access to a wide range of outdoor pursuits, activities and local facilities including David Lloyd Leisure Centre, New Forest Water Park and Ferndown Golf Club.

A superb reception hall leads to all the accommodation and also benefits from a very pleasant aspect looking over the rear gardens. The hall has excellent storage with a double cloaks cupboard, a linen cupboard and an airing cupboard. The cloakroom comprises a close coupled WC and wash hand basin. An arch from the hall leads through to the open plan dining room which follows into the adjacent sun lounge with attractively tiled floors and French doors leading to the terrace and garden. The generous sized kitchen with solid oak floors has an excellent range of base, wall and drawer units and a central island unit with additional under storage, wine cooler and a range of oak work surfaces over, a large twin butlers sink unit with chrome monobloc and there is concealed lighting to all the working surfaces. Further built-in appliances include a double oven and grill, five ring gas burner hob with cooker hood over, fridge and dishwasher. The separate utility room has an additional sink with storage under, a larder cupboard, and further wall storage units, space and plumbing for a washing machine and dryer. A personal door leads to the integral double garage. The double aspect sitting room features a fireplace built in Purbeck stone with a polished Purbeck stone hearth and a gas log effect fire. There are French doors connecting to the adjacent sun lounge and a feature window with garden views. There are four bedrooms with three having built-in bedroom furniture and the fourth bedroom being currently used as a study. The master bedroom has floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes and an impressive en-suite bathroom with a four piece suite which includes a jacuzzi bath and a large shower cubicle, and all the walls are attractively tiled. The family bathroom also comprises of a four piece suite, including a corner panelled bath and a large shower cubicle, with attractively tiled walls.

The property is approached along a sweeping drive over a bridge to a parking forecourt leading to the integral double garage with electric up and over door. There is access at the side via a gate to the rear gardens. The rear gardens are a wonderful feature of this property and offer complete seclusion and privacy. The main lawn is partly surrounded by dry stone walling with a path leading up to tiered established flower and shrub borders with an abundance of azaleas. There are a number of Scots pine trees behind the borders which provide some shade for the sunny aspect these gardens enjoy. To one side of the lawns is a raised decking terrace with a summerhouse with power and light.

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