Lower Wickham Lodge, Winchester Road, Wickham, Hampshire, PO17

Offers in Excess of £1,600,000

Fees apply

Information

6 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
3 receptions
garages

  • Beautifully restored Georgian village house
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Master bedroom with dressing room & en-suite bathroom
  • Guest bedroom with dressing room and en-suite bathroom
  • Annex
  • Orangery swimming pool with shower room
  • Wine Cellar
  • Cinema Room
  • Further Cellars
  • Walking distance from Wickham Square

Description

Lower Wickham Lodge * Lower Wickham Lodge dates to around 1820 and has been Listed Grade II for its architectural and historical importance. It presents white washed stucco facades with parapets under slate roofs.
* Set within a short walk of the village square at the end of a private drive, it is protected by remotely operated electricgates.
* This Georgian village house has been subject to a meticulous 5 year restoration resulting in a substantially enlarged property with elegantly proportioned rooms.
* The restoration has been completed to an exceptional specification and has included the creation of a new reception hall with an open string staircase in American Walnut. This wonderfully dark, hardwood has been used extensively in floors and architraves throughout the house.
* The principal reception rooms feature deep sash windows and handcrafted decorative plaster cornices, all of which have been restored and where necessary replaced by master craftsmen.
* A new high-tech lighting and sound system has been installed with internal and external speakers. AV in all main rooms and iPad air waves.
* New heating and plumbing systems have been installed with underfloor heating, on the ground floor and cinema room and elegant cloakroom.
Further Details * A Bulthaup kitchen with Gaggenau appliances, including a double fridge, steam oven, induction hob and coffee maker occupies a light and airy room with four sets of French doors and delightful views across a stone terrace and water feature to the gardens beyond.
* The master bedroom suite features a beautifully appointed bathroom and a dressing room with plenty of fitted wardrobes. There are also en-suite bath /shower rooms for bedrooms two, three and four. The second floor bedrooms have been designed for use a suite with a dressing room, lounge or play room.
* A beautifully appointed guest annex which is currently in use as an art studio, provides a further bedroom, shower room and kitchen/living room.
* Within the attractively landscaped grounds a substantial new orangery has been constructed, housing a swimming pool, shower and plant room (November 2013)
Agent’s note: An off-lying 31.5 acres is available for purchase by separate negotiation. Peak Down near Upper Swanmore, 5 miles from Wickham, comprises 14 acres of arable and pasture, 2 acres of woodland and a Regional
Motocross Track on about 15 acres.
Services: Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage

Local Authority
Winchester City Council 01962 840222.
Council Tax Band G
Fixtures and Fittings
Only those mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. All others, such as curtains, light fittings and garden ornaments are specifically excluded and may only be made available by separate negotiation.
Viewings
Viewings are strictly by appointment through the vendors sole agents Byrne Runciman of Wickham.

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