3 Bedroom Detached House (Now Sold)
Ascot Close, Alton, GU34 2TE
This modern, detached three-bedroom home is nicely presented and located in a quiet cul-de-sac in the sought-after Racecourses estate, a 10 min walk from Alton town centre.
This home benefits from double glazing and central heating throughout with a room thermostat in the living room and all radiators are also thermostatic.
The property consists of a large lounge-diner, kitchen, conservatory and access into the garage downstairs, and upstairs are two good-sized double bedrooms, a smaller single bedroom and a family bathroom.
Outside is a double driveway and low maintenance garden to the front and a pathway down the side leading to the south-facing established garden in the rear with lawn and borders, a patio and a good-sized shed on hardstanding. A bit of something for everyone!
Need more space ? This home has BIG potential !
A door from the downstairs hallway leads into the garage which, although currently used as a garage / workshop, it has previously been converted into an additional living space consisting of an office, utility area and w.c. With all the necessary approvals still in place it can easily be converted back again if required.
The currently owners have also been to pre-planning approval with the council for extending the home to 4-bedrooms and 2 reception rooms by building over and behind the garage. More details available on request.
Entrance Porch :
Double glazed front door and window. Tiled floor, wall light, gas meter cupboard, coat hooks and space for shoes etc
Glazed door to -
Stairs leading up to the first floor, door to the garage and glazed door to -
Living Dining Room:
23' 6'' x 11' 7'' to 7' 6'' (7.18m x 3.55m at widest point and 2.30m in dining area)
Double-glazed 'bay' window to the front, thermostatic radiator, wall-mounted room thermostat, mock fireplace with mantlepiece and gas outlet, wall and ceiling lights, double-glazed door and window leading to the conservatory, another thermostatic radiator and archway to -
7' 0'' x 9' 8'' to 13'4'' (2.13m x 2.96m to 4.06m into the understairs alcove )
White base and wall units, mottled black worktops, 1 1/2 bowl sink with drainer, mixer tap with integrated filtered water tap, slimline dishwasher, built in oven with additional grill/small oven above, 4-ring gas hob with extractor above, wall mounted boiler and tiled splash back all around. There is also ample room for a large fridge freezer plus additional storage space into the understairs alcove.
10' 8'' x 9' 8'' (3.30m x 3.00m)
Openable windows all around and UV film on the upper roof panes and windows which stops it getting too hot in the height of summer. There is also a wall light and wall mounted electric heater for the evenings. There is a door into the dining area, a door into the kitchen and double doors opening out into the garden.
8' 2'' x 16' 3'' (2.49m x 4.97m)
Accessed from the entrance hall and currently consisting of a workshop area, w.c., utility area and very useful extra storage space in the loft space. The up-and-over garage door could be boarded off to insulate the room. There is power and lighting throughout including lighting in the loft space. The electricity meter is in here too behind the door into the house, along with a thermostatic radiator. The utility area has space and power for white goods, plumbing for a washing machine and a wall-mounted hand basin with hot and cold water. Also a double-glazed window and door leading to the rear garden.
First Floor Landing:
Double glazed window to the side, doors to all bedrooms and bathroom, airing cupboard housing the hot water tank over the stairs and loft hatch with pull-down loft ladder.
12' 0'' x 8' 8'' (3.65m x 2.65m)
Double glazed window to the front, thermostatic radiator and a HUGE amount of storage space in the fitted wardrobes, drawers and overhead cupboards. Alternatively, all of the cupboards could be completely removed to create a more spacious feel.
11' 0'' x 8' 8'' (3.50m x 2.65m)
Double glazed window to the rear and a thermostatic radiator.
7' 6'' x 6' 3'' (2.30m x 1.90m)
Double glazed window to the rear and a thermostatic radiator. Could be used as a single bedroom, guest room or home office.
6' 3'' x 6' 3'' (1.90m x 1.90m)
Patterned double-glazed window to the front. The bathroom suite consists of a bath with wood effect panel, pedestal hand basin and a low level w.c., complemented by matching chrome mixer taps on the bath and hand basin, a wall-mounted thermostatic shower over the bath with constant water pressure provided by a water pump located in the airing cupboard, a folding chrome-framed shower screen and chrome heated towel rail.
Alton is a lovely Hampshire market town hosting a market every Tuesday, the farmers' market once a month plus numerous other events throughout the year including bands in the park, vintage car fairs, victorian cricket and many more. There are also a variety of supermarkets, a sports centre, a small cinema, numerous cafes, pubs and restaurants, fitness centres, a library, gallery, museum and schooling available from infants through to college.
Alton train station has direct services to London Waterloo and The Watercress Line also runs steam trains from there to and from Alresford, including the very popular real ale train (R.A.T.).