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Imposing Character Home! Three Double Bedrooms! Dressing Room! | 3 bedrooms | £500,000

Description

A rare opportunity to acquire this three double bedroom detached house which is a prime example of a quintessential Victorian home full of character and original charm. The double fronted façade of this property is quite spectacular featuring four sash bay windows, decorative brickwork, ornate gables and rooftop finials making this home a real showstopper from the kerb. The current owners have been refurbishing the property since 2019 with a brief to bring the house up to immaculate order but not to lose any of the original charm and sophistication that sets this home apart from the crowd. With space to entertain, room for everyone to work from home and spend time together; this property would make the perfect forever home. A rare opportunity to acquire this three double bedroom detached house which is a prime example of a quintessential Victorian home full of character and original charm. The double fronted façade of this property is quite spectacular featuring four sash bay windows, decorative brickwork, ornate gables and rooftop finials making this home a real showstopper from the kerb. The current owners have been refurbishing the property since 2019 with a brief to bring the house up to immaculate order but not to lose any of the original charm and sophistication that sets this home apart from the crowd. With space to entertain, room for everyone to work from home and spend time together; this property would make the perfect forever home.

On the ground floor the centre piece of this home is the grandiose sitting room which offers an excellent space in which to relax and entertain featuring an open cast iron fireplace, original style coving, picture rails and a double glazed sash window with wooden shutters. The second sitting room is as equally impressive offering the perfect blend of elegance and comfort with a wood burner, original style coving, picture rails and rich toned carpets bringing a timeless feel to this period home. Further there is a Victorian themed cloakroom with underfloor heating and formal entrance hall with solid wood flooring, feature staircase with decorative carpets, cast iron radiator and original style doors to the principle rooms. Also included on this level is a study room which provides the perfect environment for working from home, conveniently positioned utility room with underfloor heating and a traditional style kitchen diner which has been exquisitely designed with inset spotlights, shaker style solid wood cabinets with solid granite work tops and under counter lights, solid granite splash-backs, five ring Range Master, tiled flooring and a country style Butler sink.

On the first floor the property continues to impress with three double bedrooms including a luxurious master bedroom suite with an open fireplace, double glazed sash bay window with wooden shutters, dressing room and its own en-suite shower room with a heated towel rail. The second suite consists of a generously-proportioned double bedroom with a feature fireplace, solid wood flooring, en-suite shower room and built in wardrobes. Also included on this level is a spectacular three piece bathroom which is a real showstopper featuring a four claw roll top bath with a rainfall style shower and telephone style mixer taps, high cistern WC, tiled flooring and a traditional style basin and heated towel rail.

Added benefits include: gas central heating, double glazing, water softener and a multi-room speaker system.

Outside Designed with entertaining in mind; the garden has been exquisitely landscaped to provide a fantastic area for gatherings, entertaining and more importantly Al Fresco dining. The entertaining areas in the garden flow from the hub of the home featuring a resin bounded lounging area with space for a hot tub and outdoor furniture. There is an 'easy to maintain' area of lawn and a generous shed which is power and light connected - offering handy outdoor storage space. To the front there property the property makes a statement with a large resin bounded driveway and a charming front garden with an original tiled pathway to the front door.

Location The property is fantastically positioned being less than a minute walk from the Miller's Pond Nature Reserve (0.2 miles) which is a 20-acre site of mixed woodland, open grassland with a large pond which is one of the few remaining large ponds in the city. Adjacent to the Nature Reserve is the popular Miller's Pond Pub which offers a large beer garden with an outside bar, outdoor stage for live acts and showing of all major sport events with a huge selection of draft beers, wines and spirits. The property is also conveniently positioned to an outstanding selection of local schools, shops, cafes and amenities in the Bitterne Precinct (1.2 miles) and the Woolston High Street (0.7 miles) which is home to numerous local food establishments including the Bella Roma and Woolston Masonic Food Hall. Also nearby is a great choice of transport options including the Sholing Train Station (0.2 miles) and the Windhover Roundabout (2.2 miles) which provides access to the M27 motorway, Hedge End, Bursledon and Manor Farm Country Park.

Approach :
Dropped kerb providing off road parking for numerous cars, leading to well maintained front garden with original tiled pathway to front door.

Entrance Hall :
Smooth and coved ceiling, stairs rising to first floor with runner and stair rods, storage space under, radiator. Original style doors to:

Cloakroom :
Smooth ceiling, low level WC, wash hand basin, storage cupboard and airing cupboard, under floor heating.

Lounge
14' 3" (4.34m) max x 12' (3.66m) max::
Smooth ceiling with original style coving, UPVC double glazed sash window to front elevation dressed with wooden shutters, log burner, radiator.

Sitting Room
14' 11" (4.55m) max x 12' (3.66m) max::
Smooth ceiling with original style coving, picture rails UPVC double glazed sash window to front elevation dressed with wooden shutters, open fire place, radiator.

Study
8' 1" (2.46m) x 8' (2.44m)::
Smooth ceiling, UPVC double glazed sash window to rear elevation dressed with wooden shutters, radiator.

Kitchen/Diner
15' 4" (4.67m) max x 15' 3" (4.65m) max::
Smooth ceiling with spotlights, UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation and french door to rear, fitted range of eye and base level solid wood units with butler sink and drainer, granite work surface, granite splash backs, five ring range master hot plate with extractor fan over, tiled floor, under counter lights, under floor heating.

Utility Room
7' 2" (2.18m) max x 6' 3" (1.91m) max::
Smooth and coved ceiling, double glazed UPVC window to rear elevation, wall and base level units, sink and drainer inset, space and plumbing for washing machine, wall mounted boiler, tiled floor, under floor heating.

Landing:
Smooth and coved ceiling, access to boarded loft with ladder and lights, stripped and varnished flooring with character runner, original style doors to:

Master Bedroom
14' 3" (4.34m) max x 12' (3.66m)::
Smooth and coved ceiling, UPVC double glazed sash window to front elevation dressed with wooden shutters, open fire place, radiator. Doors to:

Ensuite:
Smooth and coved ceiling, obscured UPVC double glazed window to side elevation, double shower cubicle, wash hand basin, low level WC, tiling to principle areas, heated ladder towel rail.

Dressing Room
8' 1" (2.46m) x 7' 8" (2.34m)::
Smooth and coved ceiling, UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation, radiator. (Previously used as a fourth bedroom).

Bedroom Two
14' 2" (4.32m) max x 12' (3.66m) max::
Smooth and coved ceiling, UPVC double glazed sash window to front elevation dressed with wooden shutters, built in wardrobes, fire place with surround, radiator.

Ensuite:
Smooth and coved ceiling, UPVC double glazed window to front elevation dressed with wooden shutters, shower cubicle, low level WC, wash hand basin, heated towel rail, fully tiled.

Bedroom Three
12' (3.66m) x 8' 1" (2.46m)::
Smooth and coved ceiling, UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation, built in over head storage and side tables, radiator.

Bathroom
Smooth ceiling, UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation, four claw roll top bath with mixer taps and traditional rainfall shower over, wash hand basin, high cistern WC, extractor fan, traditional style heated towel rail, tiled flooring.

Garden
Fence enclosed and landscaped rear garden featuring raised resin seating area, providing space for hot tub. Lawned area. Access to storage shed with power and light connected. Double gates to side allowing access for additional parking.

Services
Mains Electricity
Mains Gas
Mains Water
Mains Drainage

Central Heating Type: Gas Central Heating

Please note: Field Palmer have not tested any of the services or appliances at this property.

Floorplan

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