At the heart of the village

At the heart of the village

Located in the heart of Ovington opposite the church, The Old Rectory is a beautiful Grade II Listed period house. Boasting well proportioned family accommodation of the highest quality the property sits well within spacious south facing gardens in this beautiful location in the Itchen Valley.

An elegant reception hall welcomes visitors to this beautiful home and three formal reception rooms are all superbly proportioned. The family living space centres around the excellent kitchen which has a breakfast room on one side and French doors opening to a wonderful conservatory on the other, extending to almost 30’ and also connecting with the dining room. Off the rear hall is a utility room, cloakroom and walk-in store. Steps lead down from the hall to the basement which could be utilised for either a games room or study.

On the first floor is a most impressive master bedroom suite with large adjoining bathroom with separate shower. There are four further double bedrooms on this floor and a further bathroom. From the landing a secondary staircase rises to two attic rooms, one of which has an adjoining bathroom.

The property is approached over a gravel driveway which leads along the northern side of the property to a parking and turning area to the rear, adjacent to a detached double garage and stabling. The gardens lie predominantly to the southern side of the house and are the perfect setting with mature planting and with views towards the church.

The village of Ovington, which is in the South Downs National Park, is surrounded by magnificent open countryside and is famed for its chalk stream trout fishing, excellent walking and riding. The nearby market town of Alresford provides shopping and recreational facilities, with the city of Winchester with…