Lower Chute, Andover
- Period Country House
- In an idyllic rural location
- Large, Mature Garden
- 6 Bedrooms
- 3 Reception Rooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Double Garage
Property SummaryA stunning six bedroom property with far reaching views across the countryside.
House: Entrance Hall • Reception Hall • Drawing Room • Dining Room • Sitting Room • Kitchen/ Breakfast room • Boot Room/ Utility Room • Cloakroom • Gardener’s WC • Main Bedrooms with adjoining bedroom • Five further bedrooms • Two bathrooms.
Outside: Terrace & Gardens • Ample Parking • Double Garage.
To be let unfurnished. Available immediately.
Situated in Lower Chute and located in the North Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Lying within a hamlet, the local countryside is highly desirable and yet the area is very accessible. Local amenities are available in Weyhill and Ludgershall whilst more comprehensive facilities can be found in Andover. Within the Chutes there is a village hall, Church and the Hatchet Inn pub situated in Lower Chute which is conveniently within walking distance of the property and The Fox Inn at Tangley which is about 2 miles distant.
Vernham Dean’s primary school (Ofsted rated good across all areas) serves the village and the surrounding region. It is well known for highly regarded independent schools including Farleigh and other public schools in Winchester and Salisbury. Road access is good with the A303 to the south and the A34 to the north. There are mainline railway stations at Andover (London Waterloo), Hungerford and Newbury (London Paddington).
A stunning Grade II Listed property dating back to the sixteenth century. There is good accommodation throughout. The property offers original timber beams, original fireplaces and panelling providing a wealth of character.
The kitchen/dining room has travertine flooring along with wall mounted units as well as integrated appliances including a Gas Range. There is a double aspect sitting room benefitting from views over the garden and which also features an original Inglenook fireplace and wood burning stove. The elegant drawing room has an open fireplace and garden door to terraces.
The first floor comprises a good sized triple aspect main bedroom and en-suite with views across the countryside. The further five bedrooms and bathrooms offer excellent space for family accommodation.
The property is approached via wrought iron gates and leads along a gravel drive offering ample parking as well as a double garage. There is a beautifully planted walled garden and original well. The garden is mainly laid to lawn and the borders offer mixed planting of shrubs and herbaceous plants. There is a terrace area situated under a pergola within the sunken garden. In addition there is an orchard.
Mains water, electricity, private drainage and oil fired heating.
Bottle gas for the range cooker.
Wiltshire Council Band G. Rate for 2021-22 £2,557
To be let unfurnished on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy (minimum term of 12 months).
No smokers or sharers.
Equivalent to one week’s rent.
Equivalent to five week’s rent.
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The external photographs were taken in March 2021. The internal photographs date from 2017.
Postcode for Sat Nav: SP11 9DX
From the A303 or Andover town centre, follow the A342 Weyhill Road westwards. On reaching Weyhill, turn right onto Rectory Lane signposted to Clanville. Continuing straight ahead at the crossroads, then follow this road through Clanville. c. 1 mile after Clanville turn left signposted to Lower Chute and proceed into the hamlet. At the triangular green turn right (towards Chute Cadley) and the house will be situated on your left.