Characterful house in the heart of a sought after village.
The Old Forge is a charming property understood, in part, to date from 1756 with later additions which have helped to create a characterful home suited to modern family living.
All around, the exterior of the house has mellow brick and hung tile elevations. The original front of the house is the oldest part and is protected by the local conservation area, however the rest of the property is not listed.
Throughout the property has distinctive period character and is well-presented, with timber floors and doors, exposed beams, flag stone floors.
An open porch with a handsome front door, arrives into a welcoming entrance hall, with cloakroom and storage. The entrance hall leads into an inner reception hall where there are doors leading directly out to the garden.
Enjoying double aspect views out to the driveway and rear countryside views is a study.
A fabulous feature of the ground floor and the most recent addition to the property is the family room set below a lantern roof. There are double doors to the garden and views to the countryside beyond. This room features a modern DRU gas fireplace and built-in surround sound and mood lighting.
Within the original part of the house there is a TV den/snug, with a beautiful inglenook fireplace and a dining room.
The family kitchen is a wonderful room with exposed brick work, timber floors and exposed beams. The kitchen benefits from traditional cabinetry, granite work tops and a gas fired AGA and a central island with breakfast bar seating and a built in oven and induction hob.
Next to the kitchen is a utility room, where there is access to the driveway.
The principal bedroom has a vaulted ceiling with exposed timber frames. The principal bedroom boasts a dressing area and also open to an en suite bathroom with separate shower.
There are a further three double bedrooms, two which have built-in wardrobes and a family bathroom with separate shower.
All the bedrooms enjoy views out across the garden and Hampshire countryside beyond.
Outside, The Old Forge is accessed via a five bar gate to a gravelled driveway providing parking and turning in front of the double car port and workshop and generous log store.
The Garden is mainly to the rear and side of the property with a paved terrace and a generous level lawn, with flower beds, vegetable garden, garden shed.
There is a substantial summer house with electric connected. The garden is edged with hedging and mature trees.
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