Savills | Woodside, Chilworth, Southampton, SO16 7LB | Properties for sale
433.39 sq m(4,665 sq ft)
Guide price £1,395,000

WoodsideChilworth, Southampton, SO16 7LB


    Key features

    • Set in a prime location
    • Wonderful views over open countryside
    • Indoor swimming pool complex
    • Significantly extended over the years
    • Excellent living space
    • Large gardens and raised terraces
    • Garaging and ample parking

    A substantial detached family home, with indoor pool, set in a fabulous location with far-reaching rural views surrounded by grounds extending to about 1.35 acres.

    About this property

    • The property is a spacious detached family home, with indoor swimming pool, offering flexible accommodation in excess of 4,500 sq ft. The secluded property, which is set within its grounds of about 1.35 acres, enjoys some fabulous elevated views out over the gardens and beyond to open countryside.

      The accommodation provides some excellent living space, including a principal drawing room with central fireplace and steps down to an impressive dining room with log burner and open plan through to the breakfast room. Bi fold doors provide easy access out onto the rear terraces, and doors link through to the kitchen with its range of bespoke fitted units, Amtico flooring and granite work surfaces. A family snug provides an informal reception room. The conservatory, which is accessed off the drawing room, provides an excellent space from which to admire the views across the terraces and gardens beyond. At first floor level there is a total of five bedrooms including two with en suite facilities, and a large family bathroom. The guest bedroom is accessed from a sitting room providing excellent guest accommodation. Both the master bedroom and guest bedroom lead out on to elevated roof terraces, again providing excellent vantage points to admire the stunning location. The current owner has extended the property significantly and the results include a quite fabulous indoor pool complex with its automatic climate control and bi fold doors onto the rear terrace. A utility area is well placed and easily accessed, linking well with the double garage, which is substantial and provides generous parking for two vehicles and a ride on mower. This is a well placed family home which offers huge flexibility depending on one's own requirements.

      OUTSIDE
      The property is approached via a set of electric gates which open on to a driveway providing access to the garaging and ample parking for numerous vehicles. The grounds extend to about 1.35 acres and feature extensive raised terraces and a cedar summer house with power. The formal gardens include established borders and an attractive array of plants, shrubs and trees. The gardens have a large expanse of lawns which provide excellent space for recreation. To the east of the driveway is the informal garden which has been planted as orchard and wild meadow amongst mature native trees. There is also an underground rain water storage system.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Tucked away with views over open countryside, this house really does occupy a special location.

    Giles MuddleProperty agent

    Local information

    • The house is situated in what has to be one of Chilworth's prime locations at the end of a lane with uninterrupted views to the rear over open countryside.
    • Chilworth is widely accepted to be one of Southampton's premier locations. Positioned on the northern outskirts of Southampton, the property is well placed for the city centre (5 miles), Winchester (11 miles), and Romsey (5 miles), with good access nearby to the M3 and M27 motorways for London and The New Forest.
    • Southampton International Airport (5 miles) offers an excellent choice of destinations to continental Europe whilst the adjacent Parkway station connects to London Waterloo in one hour and ten.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From Winchester head south taking the St Cross Road to the roundabout and heading immediately across to the M3, taking the first exit to Southampton and at the roundabout, take the far right exit signposted to the A27 and Chilworth. Continue on this road until you reach the Chilworth Arms public house on your left. Turn right into Woodside and follow the lane all the way down to the end, where Kilbracken will be found on the right-hand side.
    • EPC Rating = D