Downlands Close, Downton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A spacious, modern bungalow located in a quiet cul-de-sac, with some attractive, far-reaching views.

Entrance hall, sitting and dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, three bedrooms, bathroom, cloakroom, garage, gardens and off-street parking.

Situated at the far end of Downlands Close, No. 42 is an appealing, detached bungalow, the front of which gives few clues as to the amount of spacious accommodation within. Our client has been in residence for the past 30 years, and this in itself is testament to the amount of well-maintained and spacious accommodation within. The property has large windows, the majority of which have been triple glazed and many of these have attractive views over neighbouring properties, to the fields beyond.

Downton is a thriving and popular village just over seven miles south east of the cathedral City of Salisbury. The village has an excellent range of amenities including doctors and dentist surgeries, a library, a number of shops, primary and secondary schools, three pubs, a village hall, a cafe and sports centre. It also hosts the well-regarded annual village fair (Downton Cuckoo fair) and has excellent transport and road links with ready access to the New Forest and both Southampton and Bournemouth airports. There is also easy access by car or bus to both Burgate School, and also to Salisbury, with its excellent range of facilities cultural, leisure, shopping and educational (with well-regarded private schools and two grammar schools).

The property is approached by a pavioured drive which leads to the:-


With an electric light, cupboard housing electric meters and a PVC part glazed door through to the:


Wide and welcoming, this has space for some pieces of furniture, a door to the garage, telephone point and also doors to the majority of the rooms. There is a hatch to the loft space (which is partially boarded and contains the gas fired boiler for central heating and hot water). Built in airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank and slatted shelving along with central heating controls.


L shaped in design and with an attractive outlook, this naturally divides into two separate areas. The sitting end has glazed double doors opening onto the patio and there is an exposed brick wall with a gas fired fireplace and low-level display shelves. Television point, recessed ceiling spotlights and a brick archway leading through to the dining area. This has ample space for a dining area and associated furniture. Ceiling spotlights and door to:


Of good proportions, this is fitted with an excellent range of built-in, high and low level storage units with space for a tall fridge/freezer and an under-counter fridge. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and the worktop incorporates a 1 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with both mixer taps and drinking water tap over. There is a four ring, Whirlpool hob (with extractor hood over). Built in breakfast bar, tiled splashbacks, built in, Indesit, eye level double electric oven, ceiling spotlights and door to the side access.


Fitted with a coloured suite of low-level WC and wash hand basin with taps over. Full height tiling and extractor fan.


Fitted with a coloured suite of pedestal wash hand basin, bath with mixer taps and handheld shower attachment over. Separate shower cubicle with Aqualisa shower. Linolite and shaver point, full height tiling, ceiling spotlights, extractor fan and wall mounted mirror.


A double bedroom of generous proportions, this has an excellent range of built in storage including wardrobes, drawers and a dressing table. There is a wall mounted mirror, ceiling spotlights, a window overlooking the front garden and television point.


Also, of good proportions, this has two built in double wardrobes, ceiling spotlights and a window overlooking the front garden.


Currently used as a study this is another well-proportioned bedroom with built in shelving.


The property is set behind a small area of garden, this is pavioured for ease of maintenance with attractive edging beds. There is an area of off-street parking from where there is an up and over door to the garage (this has an up and over door, electric light and power, built in shelving and space for additional storage). There is access around one side of the property to the rear garden which is laid out over two levels. The lower level is again paved for ease of maintenance with well stocked edging beds designed to give cover and interest all year round. Steps lead from one end of the terrace up to a sheltered patio area which is accessed via the French doors in the sitting room. This is a very sheltered sitting out area and, we understand, a wonderful place from which to enjoy the sunsets.


Mains electricity, water, gas and drainage are available.




Band E. Charge for 2019/2020 - £2,222.63



BROADBAND suggests that maximum speeds of 73Mb are available with Superfast Fibre 2 broadband through BT.


By appointment only please through Myddelton & Major, 49 High Street, Salisbury, SP1 2PD.

Tel 01722 337575


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Our Reference: 19021.191010

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