High Street, Old Bursledon

£3,500,000 Guide Price
  • Type: House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 4
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Property Features

  • Stunning panoramic views over River Hamble
  • Beautiful, elevated location within this picturesque village
  • 2.5 acres of glorious grounds including two paddocks
  • Just over 3000 sq ft of accommodation with planning permission to extend
  • Sweeping driveway with parking and garage
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Property Summary

A once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a family residence currently extending to just over 3000 square feet with planning consent, secured by the International renowned Adam Architecture, to remodel and extend the existing family home to create an impressive Arts and Crafts style residence of over 4000 square feet comprising 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 3 reception rooms and a substantial live in kitchen/Dining Room. What sets this property apart from so many is its location; set in extensive grounds of approximately 2.5 acres; elevated with unparalleled, breath-taking views of the River Hamble and across the Solent to the IOW, sweeping off a long driveway and situated in the heart of this picturesque conservation village.

Full Details

Old Bursledon is a beautiful village on the west bank of the River Hamble and is a designated conservation area. This historical village retains close ties with the sea and the Elephant Boatyard, which still remains, and dates back centuries where Henry VII’s fleet was built. By the 1870’s the shipbuilding trade had disappeared from the village and the main industry was the growing of strawberries. The Strawberry Trail heritage walk still exists where walkers can enjoy the easy riverside, coastal and country park routes. There is also a fashionable pub, The Jolly Sailor, on the banks of the Hamble which has its own public slipway where you can arrive by SUP and enjoy a relaxed vibe on the terrace overlooking the marina. Bursledon railway line is a local line connecting with Southampton Parkway picking up fast trains reaching London Waterloo in 1 hour 10 minutes. Equally the village is convenient for motorway links to the M27 and M3.

TENURE: Freehold; SERVICES: All mains services; LOCAL AUTHORITY: Eastleigh Borough Council

Bursledon Train Station – 0.8 miles; Royal Victoria Country Park – 4.2 miles; Whiteley Shopping Village – 4.5 miles; Southampton Centre – 5 miles; Southampton Airport – 7.5 miles