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8 bedroom house for sale

Bishops Wood Rd, Swanmore, SO32

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8 bedroom house for sale

Bishops Wood Rd, Swanmore, SO32

Sold STC



Property features

  • Beautifully presented versatile accommodation of approximately 14000 square feet
  • Secluded & established plot in the region of 5 acres
  • Stunning Kitchen/dining/family room
  • Cinema with THX sound system
  • Games Room & Bar
  • Swimming Pool with sauna & hot tub
  • 7 Bedrooms with 6 en-suites
  • Triple Garage
  • Guest House
  • Savant Automation

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Property description

Set within its approximate 5 acre secluded plot is this distinctive, stunning family home offering versatile accommodation in the region of 14,000 square feet. Being immaculately presented and benefitting from many modern features including Savant Automation, underfloor heating powered by a ground source heat pump & air conditioning. EPC Rating D

An exquisite country residence, constructed by traditional methods using hand made bricks, all of which sit under a roof composed of hand made Michelmarsh tiles.

Once entering the property via the double Oak doors you are greeted with a sense of space. The impressive entrance hall has an oak & glass stair case to the first floor, oak doors to the Sitting Room, Study & to the vast Kitchen Dining Family Room. The Travertine stone flooring with under floor heating emphasises this spacious hallway. The Sitting Room has been sensibly positioned with one corner comprising of floor to ceiling windows allowing plenty a natural light to fill this room. The dual aspect open fire creates a modern yet cosy feel. Rarely seen is the clever installation of a large fish tank within the wall between the Sitting Room & Study.

The property truly comes into its own within the Kitchen Dining Family Room, in our opinion this room combines creativity & quality, effortlessly. The kitchen area comprises of hand picked European Walnut to create the contrasting units against the cream floor & base units. The Island unit is topped with a unique glass composite worktop & have sunken sinks within. A variety of appliances are supplied which include a coffee maker, teppanyaki hot plate with Frankie extractor above, Quooker tap for instant hot water, wine cooler, two dishwashers & a steam oven, within the island there is a halogen hob with oven under & De Dietrich pop up extractor. Twin bi-fold doors flow from the kitchen onto the patio, allowing ample natural light & making entertaining effortless.

From here the home continues to flow into a lobby giving access to the pool area, cinema, games room, gym & a staircase leading to further bedrooms.

The pool complex comprises of a pool with a shallow end of 1.2m ranging to a deep end of 1.6m & a central ceiling lantern above. The pool is surrounded by stone travertine tiling with under floor heating, three pairs of bi fold doors open on to the large Travertine patio. There is a large beautifully appointed changing room with "His & Hers" sinks & showers. At the end of the complex is the sauna & hot tub. Adjacent to the pool complex is the gym, which has air conditioning installed.

Double doors from the lobby lead to the games room with its bar, fitted wine coolers, bespoke ceiling & lighting system.

The cinema is superbly arranged with 12 tiered seats maximising viewing & has been fitted with a THX surround sound system.

At first floor, the galleried landing overlooks the entrance hall & provides access to four bedrooms & a bathroom. A further staircase leads to the second floor. The second bedroom is well proportioned, has a dressing room & access to a private balcony which overlooks the front gardens. The luxury en-suite bathroom has the benefit of a steam room & a freestanding bath.
The third bedroom also has fitted wardrobe, an en-suite shower room & its own balcony with a Westerly aspect which overlooks the lake. The forth & fifth bedrooms also benefit from fitted wardrobes and fully tiled en-suites. At second floor level there is a sixth bedroom with a study area.

From the second staircase in the lobby, access is given to the generous master bedroom, with bespoke dressing room & luxury en-suite. From the landing there are 2 further double bedrooms with 1 benefitting from an en-suite bathroom.

The five-acre plot is well established and has a wide variety of mature trees, majority of which are located to the boundaries of the gardens providing a great deal of privacy. The front garden is laid to lawn with the 200ft graveled driveway creeping its way along one boundary through a small wooded glen. The formal rear gardens are again laid to lawn with a large patio incorporating a seating area around a fire pit. The pond is away from the main home & enjoys a peaceful setting.

There is a triple garage with individual remote-controlled roller doors, which lead to the open plan garage with wood effect flooring. A from the garage leads to the games room.

The Guest House sits within a graveled court yard which is also home to the oversized double garage & storage barn. The Guest House is over two levels, double glazed & has been extended but does require completing.

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