Walnut Tree House, Standing Hill, West Tytherley, Hampshire


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  • Bedrooms: 5
Reception hall

Drawing room

Sitting room

Kitchen/breakfast room

Games/music room


Utility room, coat/boot room and cloakroom

5 Double bedrooms

2 Family bathrooms

Established garden, orchard stores and sheds

Ample parking

Walnut Tree House is a striking detached Grade II Listed period property offering over 3,400 sift of well-presented accommodation with beautiful traditional features throughout. There are exposed beams and well-proportioned rooms. The property was formerly part of Norman Court School. The property is accessed through a large reception hall with a fireplace and leads to a light-filled 18 ft. drawing room benefiting from a wood burning stove and French doors leading out to the south-westerly facing garden.

There is a large kitchen/breakfast room that has stylish fitted wall units, a Belfast sink and ample space for entertaining and lots of useful storage. Again, there are French doors which lead onto the garden and terrace, perfect for al fresco dining. The ground floor further comprises a good-sized sitting room with a bay window overlooking the garden, a study, a generous games/music room (which could be used as a playroom or a studio), utility room, guest cloakroom and two store rooms. Leading to the first floor there are five double bedrooms, including the spacious principal bedroom. All the bedrooms have fitted wardrobes/storage. There are two family bathrooms, one in either wing of the house.

West Tytherley is a picturesque village located in the desirable Test Valley within easy reach of the stunning green expanses of the New Forest National Park, which provides fantastic opportunities to enjoy outdoor pursuits. Nearby Bentley Wood offers miles and miles of paths for walking, horse-riding and exploring.

The village has an attractive recreation ground and several amenities including a public house and a fantastic general store. The nearby towns of Stockbridge and Romsey both offer a wider range of shops and eateries, with a more extensive selection of boutiques, restaurants and leisure facilities close by in the cathedral cities of Salisbury and Winchester.

For transport links the nearby A36 provides easy access towards Salisbury and to the M27 and M3 for routes further afield. Grateley station is 9.5 miles away and offers regular direct services to London Waterloo in approximately 1 hr 20 mins. Likewise, there are direct services from Winchester to London Waterloo in just over an hour and from Salisbury mainline station to London Waterloo, taking approximately 1 hour 28 minutes. There is also a station at West Dean offering services to Salisbury and Southampton which is less than 2 miles away.

The area offers several well regarded schools including West Tytherley CE Primary in the village and nearby Lockerley CE, Broughton, Winterslow CE, St Edward's and Test Valley schools all close by. There are also several highly regarded independent schools in the area.

A gravelled driveway provides access to the property with ample parking space for several cars and a paved area for additional parking. There is a large level front lawn with established trees and mature borders. To the far end of the garden is a hidden walled garden with fruit trees (fig, apples, pear, plum), raised beds with raspberries and various outbuildings for storage and garden equipment.

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