Built in 2000, Bourne House is an attractive 5 bedroom detached
family home located within the hugely popular village of Ford with
a generous gated drive, double garage and views over adjoining
The overall accommodation is quite exceptional offering 2064 Sqft
of internal living space excluding the garage . On the ground floor
there is a large light welcoming reception hall with vaulted
ceiling through to a first floor galleried landing. The main living
room has triple aspect views over the garden, a large open working
fireplace and a floor to ceiling full height double glazed bay with
central opening doors opening on to a terrace and the garden.
The remaining reception rooms are all well proportioned as is the
kitchen and adjoining utility room; it would be possible to create
a fabulous c. 33’ open plan farmhouse style kitchen family room by
incorporating the existing dining room, breakfast room and kitchen
as shown shaded yellow on the floor plan.
The first floor works equally well, the principle suite comprises a
large double aspect bedroom with pleasant views, fitted wardrobe
cupboards and a generous ensuite bathroom. The guest bedroom is of
a particularly good size with an ensuite shower room. The remaining
three bedrooms and family bathroom are all spacious.
Bourne House is offered for sale in very good order, is double
glazed and centrally heated via an oil fired boiler to a water
filled radiator system.
The approach off the village road is through a gated arched hedge
to a large gravelled drive with parking for several vehicles and
access to an attached double garage with double doors, power, light
and excellent eaves storage. The gardens enjoy a pleasant outlook
over adjoining meadows and extend to the side and rear, are laid
mainly to lawn with attractive flower beds, shrubs and hedging;
there is also an attractive wooden framed tiled roof summer
LOCATION The semi rural settlement of Ford is located a short
distance from Salisbury on the north eastern edge and is easily
accessible from the A30, A338 and the A345. The neighbouring hamlet
of Hurdcott boasts a hugely popular Inn, the Black Horse, which is
within walking distance of Ford. There are a number of attractive
country walks and bridleways surrounding the village. Other
amenities include the Winterbourne Arms and a Grade I listed church
which are located in the neighbouring Winterbournes. Local
amenities such as general stores and post office are situated in
the nearby villages of Porton and Laverstock. The historic
cathedral city of Salisbury offers a comprehensive range of
recreational amenities, shopping facilities including a market each
Tuesday and Saturday and a wide range of schooling, both state and
private including two grammar schools and a college of further
education. Salisbury has a mainline railway station stopping at
nearby Grateley serving London, Waterloo and the West Country.
Access to the M3 and M25 is easily obtained via the A303 to the
north east and to Southampton via the A36 M27 to the south.
TENURE AND SERVICES Tenure Freehold. Local Authority Wiltshire
Council. Council Tax Band G £3,380.02 for year 2022 23. Mains water
and electricity. Private Drainage. Oil Fired Central Heating.
DIRECTIONS From the city of Salisbury proceed along the A30 passing
the Marks and Spencer‘s garage on your left hand side, proceed
across the next 2 roundabouts and follow the road under the railway
bridge to the next roundabout. Take the first exit towards The
Winterbournes and immediately left signposted Ford. Follow the road
into the village and Bourne House will be found on the left hand
side, clearly identified by the Baxters For Sale sign.
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This property is located in Salisbury
The average asking price of 5 bed Detached properties For Sale in is £495,000.
The most recent sale of the same type on this road was on May 25, 2022 for £496,000.
The crime level in the surrounding area is medium.