Lowerhouse Farm is situated in Lower Chute, a popular rural hamlet, 6 miles to the north of Andover, which has the benefit of a public house (The Hatchet Inn) and a primary school.
Lowerhouse Farm is an attractive Grade II Listed property believed to date from the 16th century. The property was extended in 1983. There are many features including original fireplaces, panelling and exposed timbers. The property has well-proportioned rooms and provides excellent family accommodation. The house extends to approximately 3,635 sq/ft and has three south facing reception rooms, six bedrooms with three bathrooms over the first floor.
The drawing room has an open fireplace with fitted bookcases and a door leading to a south facing sunken garden with pergola. The dining room has wooden flooring with a woodburning stove, exposed timbers and door onto a stone terrace. The kitchen/breakfast room has a travertine floor, a range of wall and floor mounted units with granite work surfaces and a gas range. The double aspect sitting room overlooks the garden and has an Inglenook fireplace with woodburning stove.
Over the first floor is a well-appointed principal bedroom with adjoining bathroom and views in three directions over the garden, small orchard and the paddock.
The property is approached via a pair of wrought iron gates leading to a gravel drive, parking area and double garage. There is a charming, walled garden and well to the front of the house which is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature shrubs and herbaceous borders. To compliment the garden there is a delightful rose walk, sunken garden with pergola and box parterre. The gardening is not included within the rent.
Andover 6 miles (London Waterloo 65 minutes), A303 6 miles, Newbury 17 miles, M4 Junction 13 20 miles, Salisbury 24 miles, Winchester 25 miles. (Distances and times approximate)