An exceptional family house in the heart of the village on grounds in excess of 2 acres.
Goodworth House is an exceptional detached family home situated in the heart of the village and offering extensive accommodation over three floors with the additional benefit of a cellar. The accommodation extends to nearly at 4800 sq ft. in the main house and well-proportioned rooms typical of a house of this era.
The property is approached through a pillared entrance porch with double doors leading to the large reception hall. The hallway is particularly welcoming with its feature fireplace, stairs leading up to the first floor and door to the drawing room. The drawing room is a particularly fine room, double aspect with a large bow window overlooking the front garden and also benefits from a exceptional large open fireplace. From the reception hall, double doors lead through to the inner hallway, from here access can be gained to the sitting room, study, morning room and kitchen/dining room. The kitchen/dining room is an exceptional feature to the house 25' 4 x 20' 4, fitted with a bespoke range of kitchen units, central island and Aga, with doors out to the rear garden and an opening through to the morning room. The morning room is particularly attractive and double doors lead out onto a terrace, perfect for breakfast, an ideal daytime sitting room or kids TV room off the kitchen. A utility room and cloakroom complete the ground floor accommodation.
A fine turned staircase leads up to the first floor landing. The principal bedroom suite is a superb size with feature bow window overlooking the rear gardens and onto the paddock and there is an attractive large shower room and separate dressing room. The guest suite has the benefit of an adjoining shower room, there are three further bedrooms on this floor and a family bathroom; bedroom five is particularly attractive with its unusual turret, this room would work well as a first floor library, sitting or music room.
On the second floor there are three further bedrooms and a family bathroom.
The property is approached from the village road over a winding driveway which leads to a large parking and turning area adjacent to the triple garage. The parking then continues down to a separate detached single garage. The gardens are laid mainly to lawn with mature trees, shrubs and plants, offering protection and seclusion. The gardens continue around the side of the house to a terraced area adjacent to the morning room and then again on to the back of the house and the rear terrace. Beyond the formal gardens, post and rail fencing delineates the formal gardens from the paddock.
The gardens and grounds extend to approximately 2.14 acres there are two detached garages, one a triple one single.
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A charming character family house in this sought after Test valley villageSteven Moore