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8 bedroom detached house for sale

Bishops Wood Road, Swanmore, Southampton, Hampshire


8 bedroom detached house for sale

Bishops Wood Road, Swanmore, Southampton, Hampshire



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

Upon entering the property via the double oak doors you are greeted by the impressive entrance hall which 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 well positioned with one corner comprising floor to ceiling windows allowing plenty a natural light to fill the 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. The kitchen area comprises 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 and has sunken sinks within. A variety of appliances are supplied, including a coffee maker, teppanyaki hot plate with Frankie extractor above, Quooker tap for instant hot water, wine cooler, two dishwashers and a steam oven. Within the island, there is a halogen hob with oven underneath and De Dietrich pop up extractor. Twin bi-fold doors flow from the kitchen onto the patio, allowing ample natural light and creating effortless entertaining opportunities.

From here the home continues to flow into a lobby which gives access to the pool area, cinema, games room, gym and 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 and 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.

On the first floor, the galleried landing overlooks the entrance hall and provides access to four bedrooms and a bathroom. A further staircase leads to the second floor. The second bedroom is well proportioned, has a dressing room and access to a private balcony which overlooks the front gardens. The luxury en-suite bathroom has the benefit of a steam room and 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.

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