Ayleswade Road, Salisbury


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  • Bedrooms: 3
An attractive, detached, period house, with delightful gardens and river frontage.

Entrance hall, drawing room, dining room, kitchen, rear lobby, cloakroom, utility, three bedrooms, study, en-suite shower, shower room and cloakroom. Garage, gardens and off street parking.

Situated behind Ayleswade Road and accessed through a private driveway, Karibu is an impressive, detached period house which has delightful views over its large gardens, the river Avon and of the Cathedral spire. Internally the rooms are well proportioned and there are many period details remaining such as sash windows, picture rails, deep skirting boards etc.

Ayleswade Road is a popular residential address in the suburb of Harnham. From here it is a level and attractive walk through the Cathedral Close to the city centre with its excellent range of shopping, education, leisure and cultural facilities as well as mainline station to London Waterloo, journey time approximately 90 minutes. Salisbury also supports a twice weekly market and a popular theatre. Within Harnham itself there is a further range of services including a well thought of primary school, playgroup, several churches, hotels with restaurants, public houses and a convenience store as well as numerous clubs and societies. There is also a regular bus service to the city centre.

The house is approached via a paved area of off street parking and turning, this leads to the solid wooden front door of the property, which has pretty stained glass side windows, and opens into the:-


A light area with a window overlooking the front garden and river, stairs to the first floor landing, understairs storage cupboard and space for some pieces of furniture. There is an attractive plaster arch and corbels and a low level cupboard housing the meters. Door to:-


A very light room with several deep windows overlooking the garden and river and an impressive open fire (not in operation) with attractive wooden surround. Television and telephone points.


Another light room overlooking the gardens and river with deep windows on two sides. Central ceiling rose and hatch to the kitchen.


Of galley style, this has a good range of wooden fronted high and low level storage units with a built in eye level Neff electric, double oven and space and plumbing for a dishwasher. The worktop incorporates a stainless steel 1 bowl sink and drainer unit (with mixer taps over) and four ring electric hob. Tiled splashbacks, ceiling spotlights and door to:-


A useful space for coats and boots with a tiled floor and door to the garden.


Fitted with low level WC, corner wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks and an electric wall mounted heater.


Fitted with a good range of storage units with space for a tall fridge-freezer. Wall mounted, gas fired Worcester boiler for central heating and hot water. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. The worktop has a composite sink and drainer unit with mixer taps over. Door to the drive.

From the entrance hall stairs lead to the first floor landing which has a hatch to the loft space and a useful storage cupboard.

NB: Please note the bedrooms are listed in order of viewing rather than size.


Forming part of the main suite, this is of a good size with windows on three sides giving delightful views of the garden, river and Cathedral spire. Telephone, television point and a good range of built in wardrobes. Door to:-


Newly fitted with a large shower with a monsoon head, low level WC and a wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls and floor and a radiator towel rail.


Fitted with a fully enclosed shower cubicle with mixer-shower and a pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks. Linolite and shaver point.


Fitted with a white low level WC and with a cupboard housing the slimline hot water tank.


With windows on two sides and town views towards Harnham Hill.


A double room with views of the gardens, river and towards Harnham Hill. Built in double wardrobe.


With windows overlooking the garden. Telephone point.


The gardens are of particular appeal; these are laid predominantly to lawn and stretch down to the water s edge. There is a generous area of terrace closest to the house, ideal for sitting out and around the gardens are mature trees, evergreen shrubs, spring flowering bulbs and well stocked flower beds. There is plenty of space to the front of the property for off street parking and turning, and a detached, single garage with concertina door, electric light, power and water.


Mains electricity, gas, water and drainage are available.


BT.com suggests that maximum speeds of 73Mb are available with superfast fibre 2 broadband through BT.


Band F. Charge for 2019/2020 £2,810.91






By appointment only please through Myddelton & Major, 49 High Street, Salisbury, SP1 2PD.

Tel 01722 337575


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Our Reference: 16496.190430

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Myddelton & Major

49 High Street, Salisbury

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