Situated in the highly sought-after location of Sarisbury Green, Tanglewood is an elegantly presented and most charming period home, aligning perfectly within grounds of almost half an acre a short distance from The Swanwick Marina. Dating back to 1929, this warm and welcoming property enjoys accommodation of just over 2300sqft and has been sympathetically updated, whilst retaining a wealth of charm and character such as exposed timber beams and open fireplaces.
The internal décor blends classic with the contemporary with accommodation that comprises a sizeable entrance hall, living room with an open fireplace, a family room and a kitchen/breakfast room with separate dining room. The first floor boasts five bedrooms and a family bathroom. Outside, the property benefits from ample off-road parking, a detached double garage and a secluded rear garden that extends to approximately 170ft backing onto neighbouring woodland.
The property is entered via a door that provides access to an inviting entrance hall. Upon entering the living room, you immediately notice its light and airy feel, with a feature bay window providing far reaching views of the rear garden. There is plenty of room for large, modern furniture in front of an open fire. The kitchen has been refitted and comprises a range of oak wall mounted storage cupboards with low level base units and drawers to match. A granite work top incorporates a sink with mixer tap and drainer, whilst fitted appliances included dishwasher, microwave, range style cooker and tv. Space is provided for an American-style fridge/freezer. Also located on the ground floor is a cloakroom with W/C, a large larder cupboard and a utility space with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. The family room measures a comfortable 13ft2 x 12ft11 and enjoys the benefit of a large bay window to the rear aspect. The dining room has plenty of space for a dining table and chairs if desired and there is also a second open fireplace.
The first floor boasts five bedrooms with one currently utilised as an office. Bedrooms two and three also have the benefit of fitted wardrobes. The bathroom has been refitted and comprises a panelled bath with mixer tap and integrated shower, a low-level W/C and a wash hand basin with mixer tap.
Set back from Bridge Road, the property is approached over a driveway that provides ample parking. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn and bordered with mature hedging that provides a high degree of privacy. There is a detached double garage with power and lighting connected. The rear garden extends to an average depth of 170ft, enjoying a silvern backdrop onto neighbouring woodland. An extensive patio area provides the perfect spot for summer barbeques and alfresco dining.
SITUATION & AMENITIES
A leafy green location with two traditional cricket greens, Sarisbury Green is also the home of Holly Hill Woodland Park. The area is home to an infant and corresponding junior school, namely Sarisbury Infant School (for 4-7 year olds) and Sarisbury Church of England Controlled Junior School (for 7- 11 year olds) which are both outstanding as well as a secondary school, Brookfield Community School and Language College nearby. Swanwick marina is within 500m and is currently undergoing a £4m investment by Premier Marinas, with plans to build a new pavilion that will be home to many more elite boating brands, shops and restaurants.
The property benefits from UPVC double glazing, additional secondary glazing, gas central heating and mains drainage.