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5 bedroom town house for sale

St. James Terrace, Winchester, SO22

Sold STC £1,395,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Entrance Hall, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Family Room, Utility Room, Four Double Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms, Shower Room, Front & Rear Gardens, Off Road Two Car Parking

This property has a wonderful sense of grandeur and has been completely renovated throughout by the current owner including; new heating, electrics including 3 pin 5 amp lighting circuit to the principle rooms, plumbing, sanitary ware, new kitchen and kitchen extension, re-plastering and beautiful decorating and re-carpeting. The house offers well proportioned accommodation over four full floors with excellent ceiling heights in both the lower ground (having been tanked and dry lined and with large windows allowing excellent natural light) and the second floor which has a well proportioned double bedroom with some views east over the city. Sitting behind a pleasing colour washed façade, inset windows with sash openers and below a slate tiled roof, 1 St. James' Terrace is at the end of a delightful terrace of houses, built in pairs and each pair offering different aesthetics. The front offers gated pedestrian access to St. James Terrace and this property is in fact midway between Romsey Road and St. James' Lane, whilst the rear is accessed via Crowder Terrace and has off street parking for two cars behind the enclosed gated garden. The ground floor accommodation features a welcoming entrance hall wider than many, as well as two well proportioned reception rooms both with bespoke fitted cabinetry. The property has been extended to the rear and there is a 'live in style' kitchen/breakfast room which is well appointed and has bi- folding doors into the well manicured rear garden neatly enclosed by brick and flint walls with rear access to the parking space. The lower ground floor offers excellent ceiling heights and has versatile accommodation with a large double bedroom, an adjacent shower room, family room or bedroom five and Utility room. The first floor accommodates two double bedrooms and two large bathrooms both with fitted four piece suites, with another double bedroom to the second floor. This elegant house offers many of the character and period features reminiscent of a property of this era including panelled doors, windows with sash openers and fireplaces to many rooms.

Steps up to recessed entrance porch protecting traditional style painted front door, with glazed slips and a glazed fan light above, opening into:

Entrance Hall:
A wide and welcoming hallway with stripped and polished floorboards, two column radiators, plaster arch, original servants bell, wall mounted thermostat, stairs rising to first floor with fitted stair runner and mahogany hand rail, door to lower ground floor.

Drawing Room:
5.24m (17'2'') x 4.72m (15'6'')
A well proportioned room with large bay window to front aspect with fitted sash openers and recessed column radiator, traditional panelling and ceiling cornice, deep molded skirting boards and original open fireplace with marble slips and mantel and slate hearth with cast iron back, flanked by fitted cupboards with bookshelves either side.

Dining Room:
4.23m (13'11'') x 4.16m (13'8'')
Again a well proportioned room with a large window to rear aspect overlooking the rear garden with multi-paned sash opener, original fireplace with marble slips and mantel, slate hearth and cast iron back, flanked by fitted cupboard with cupboard above and bespoke fitted cupboard with pull out desk top and folding doors providing space to conceal a computer. Traditional style ceiling cornice.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room:
3.80m (12'6'') x 3.19m (10'6'')
2.97m (9'9'') x 2.67m (8'9'')
An extended room which is fitted with tri-folding doors opening seamlessly out into the rear garden, bringing the garden into the house and vice versa. Two windows to side aspect and door into rear garden. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of hand painted shaker style base and eye level units with black stone work tops, under mounted "Franke" sink with pull out utility draw below, fitted "Fisher and Paykel" dishwasher with two pull out drawers, Miele four ring gas hob with centralised wok burner and Caple pull out extractor fan, double Miele ovens, one electric and one and combination oven above with warming drawer below, fitted Bosch fridge with freezer below, fitted larder cupboard and pull out pan drawers. The kitchen has a Riven slate floor running seamlessly through the kitchen and dining area with under floor heating, recessed ceiling lighting, boiling water tap, exposed brick and flint wall continues the line of the garden wall, fitted smoke alarm.

Lower Ground Floor:

Hallway:
Fitted flagstone floor, recessed ceiling lighting and cupboard housing meters, wall mounted thermostat control, under floor heating, door into:

Utility Room:
Slate floor, fitted with a range of bespoke cupboards, one concealing the space and plumbing for washing machine and space above for tumble dryer, to the side is fitted cupboard with shelving and space for ironing board and a fitted water softener, to the middle is a pull out basket section for laundry, ample space for coats, column radiator, door into rear courtyard where there are storage sheds and an outside sink, under floor heating.

Family Room/Bedroom Five:
4.00m (13'1'') x 3.92m (12'10'')
Window to rear aspect with sash opener and fitted shutters behind, recessed ceiling lighting, wall mounted thermostat control, and wiring for speakers and television, under floor heating.

Bedroom Four:
4.61m (15'1'') x 3.99m (13'1'')
Window to front aspect with sash opener and fitted shutters behind, three pin five amp lighting, fitted bedside lights, recessed ceiling lighting, under floor heating.

Shower Room:
Part tiled room with fitted shower cubicle with sliding door, overhead shower and handheld shower, low level W.C. and wash hand basin, extractor fan, chrome ladder style heated towel rail.

First Floor Landing:
The fitted stair runner continues and has painted boards either side with a roof light providing ample natural light to the landing, recessed ceiling lighting, fitted airing cupboard with lighting and slatted shelving, return staircase to second floor again with polished turned mahogany handrail.

Bedroom One:
5.26m (17'3'') x 3.93m (12'11'')
Window to front aspect with fitted sash openers and panelling to the side, an original fireplace with painted timber surround and tiled hearth, flanked either side by fitted bespoke cabinetry including fitted wardrobes with lighting and drawers below, fitted three pin five amp lighting circuit.

Bathroom One:
Window to front aspect with fitted sash opener, four piece suite comprising oversized quadrant shower, freestanding bath tub, low level W.C. and Duravit wash hand basin, column radiator, fitted painted floors, recessed ceiling lighting and fitted speakers.

Bedroom Two:
4.22m (13'10'') x 4.20m (13'9'')
Window to rear aspect with multi paned sash opener, original fireplace with painted timber surround and cast iron back, again flanked by fitted wardrobes with lighting and drawers below, column radiator.

Bathroom Two:
Luxuriously appointed bathroom with window to rear aspect with sash opener, recessed ceiling lighting, extractor fan, large quadrant shower, low level W.C., freestanding bath tub with stand alone chrome tap, Duravit basin, original painted cast iron fireplace and painted floorboards, recessed ceiling lighting, extractor fan, access to loft.

Second Floor:

Bedroom Three:
4.69m (15'5'') x 4.58m (15'0'')
Windows to front aspect with views to the barracks, clock tower , city and fields beyond, fitted eaves storage either side, a large room with fitted desk top, ample space for bed, fitted three pin five amp lighting circuit and fitted bedside lights, column radiator.

Outside:
Both front and rear gardens have been beautifully landscaped.

Front Garden:
Enclosed by original wall with painted brick piers to the front and wrought iron railings enclosing the garden neatly with a lockable wrought iron gate opening into the front garden. Mainly laid to gravel with well maintained box hedging and delightful flower and shrub border, steps to front door and recessed window from lower ground floor.

Rear Garden:
Beautifully enclosed by brick and flint walls to three sides of the property, mainly laid to Riven slate with raised flower beds with box hedging and fitted seating, well stocked flower and shrub borders, steps rise to a gate which provides parking to the rear and a gate to the side with fitted letterbox again with steps down to the cellar area which has the two fitted storage sheds and outside sink. The extreme rear of the garden allows parking space for two vehicles off road, and residents may also apply for on street parking permits from Winchester City Council.

Directions:
Leave the city centre on foot via Romsey Road. Turn left into St. James' Terrace, where the property will be found on the right hand side, identified by our 'For Sale' board.

Viewing:
Strictly by appointment through Belgarum Estate Agents (01962 844460).

Services:
All main services are connected.

Council Tax:
Band G (rate for 2016/17 £2,493.83). 

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Winchester (0.3 mi)
  • Shawford (2.8 mi)
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72a High Street, Winchester, SO23 9DA

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Belgarum, Winchester

72a High Street, Winchester, SO23 9DA

01962 844460 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Winchester (0.3 mi)
  • Shawford (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Belgarum, Winchester

72a High Street, Winchester, SO23 9DA

01962 844460 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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