A beautifully decorated and spacious 3 bedroom country cottage in a lovely rural area.
Oakview Cottage is a charming and beautifully decorated semi-detached cottage which has been sympathetically refurbished and extended to provide light and spacious accommodation. The cottage has a spacious and flexible ground floor layout with a light and bright living room with open fireplace. The smart kitchen has underfloor heating
and is open-plan to the dining area which has a Charnwood log burning stove. There is also a family room/sitting room, useful utility room, guest W/C and a generous understairs storage cupboard. The master bedroom has plenty of built-in wardrobes plus a good en suite shower room. There are 2 further double bedrooms and a newly renovated family bathroom with underfloor heating. There is access to the boarded loft space from the landing.
The cottage is approached from the village lane, there is a shared driveway and a pair of five bar gates open on to a parking area for two cars plus the easily managed and low maintenance garden. There is a lovely sandstone terrace plus a lawn with flower and shrub borders. The garden is well enclosed with post and rail fencing and there is a good storage shed. To the back of the house is a small area for the log store, bins and gas bottles for the boiler.
Smannell is a village to the northeast of Andover lying at the foot of the North Hampshire Downs, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty only 3 miles from the desirable Bourne Valley.
The surrounding countryside has many lovely walks including Ridges Copse. The village has a church, a well-regarded catchment primary school and pub. The nearest post office and shop can be found in Enham Alamein. The village retains a distinctly rural feel while being in a very accessible location.
Both the A303 and A34 trunk roads are in easy striking distance providing access to the M3, M4 and the West Country. The cathedral city of Winchester and Newbury are approximately 20 miles and 14 miles distant. The market town of Andover offers a range of leisure, educational and shopping facilities. Andover Station with direct services to London Waterloo is within 3 miles and Newbury Station with services to Paddington is 14 miles away.