3 bedroom terraced house for salePenny Street, Old Portsmouth
PROSPECTIVE BUYERS ARE CHALLENGED TO FIND, AMONG ITS COMPETITORS, A MATCH FOR THE COMBINED ASSETS OF THIS OLD PORTSMOUTH GEM. WITH ITS 2800 SQ.FT. OF LIVING SPACE, 1500 SQ.FT. OF GARDEN, TWO TERRACES, DOUBLE-WIDTH GARAGE AND TRULY STUNNING VIEWS, WE CONSIDER "PHAROS" TO BE A UNIQUE AND UNRIVALLED OPPORTUNITY.
Parallel to the main High Street, Penny Street runs between Pembroke Road and Grand Parade, some three-quarters of a mile only from Southsea Town Centre and in the heart of historic maritime Old Portsmouth with its wealth of attractions. This much-favoured address is convenient to a wide range of public amenities including: The Gunwharf Quays leisure and retail complex, main-line stations, various good schools, University campus, recreation facilities, etc.
Recessed Porch - 11'9 x 4'9 (3.58m x 1.45m) - With ornamental wrought-iron balustrade and entrance gate. Brick-paved floor. Panelled front door to:
Lobby - Brick-paved floor. Large UPVC replacement double-glazed window to front elevation having wrought-iron exterior grille. Coved ceiling. Single panel radiator. Pair of pinewood and acid-etched inner doors to:
Reception Hall/Dining Room - 23'0 x 13'9 (7.01m x 4.19m) - Coved ceiling. Tiled floor. The room's two sections are divided by a pair of Ionic columns. Walk-in storage cupboard. UPVC replacement double-glazed picture window to front elevation. 3 skirting radiators. Pair of pinewood and acid-etched doors to:
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 20'4 x 10'6 (6.20m x 3.20m) - Fitted and equipped with: range of wood-trimmed base and wall cupboards, quartz work surfaces having matching up-stand with tiling above, breakfast bar, double bowl single drainer stainless steel inset sink with mixer tap, double oven, 4-ring ceramic hob, and microwave oven. Plumbing for dishwasher, recess for upright 'fridge/freezer. Wall-mounted gas fired central heating and hot water boiler. Single panel radiator. Tiled floor. Large UPVC replacement double-glazed window overlooking garden. Part-glazed rear entrance door.
Sitting Room - 20'6 x 10'3 (6.25m x 3.12m) - Approached from the Reception Hall/Dining Room via a square opening. Tiled floor. Large skylight. Feature cast-iron spiral staircase to upper floors. Single panel radiator. UPVC replacement double-glazed window overlooking garden. Pair of aluminium-framed and double-glazed sliding patio doors to garden. Door to:
Inner Lobby - Tiled floor. Single panel radiator. Handbasin. Door to Utility/Laundry Room/Study.
Separate W.C. - White low flush suite. Extractor. Single panel radiator. Tiled floor.
Utility/Laundry/Study - 15'2 x 7'10 (4.62m x 2.39m) - Being a former Integral Garage. Tiled floor. Large UPVC replacement double-glazed window to front elevation. Single panel radiator. Single drainer stainless steel sink unit. Fitted full-height storage cupboard. Cupboard housing gas and electricity meters. Plumbing for washing machine.
First Floor -
Landing - Dual-aspect, with UPVC replacement double-glazed windows to the side and rear. Single panel radiator. UPVC and part double-glazed door to:
Rear Terrace - 14'2 x 11'9 (4.32m x 3.58m) - Paved floor. Ornamental wrought-iron balustrade to rear elevation.
Master Suite - Comprising:
Dressing Room/Study - 10'8 x 7'6 (3.25m x 2.29m) - Coved ceiling. UPVC replacement double-glazed window to rear elevation. Single panel radiator. Built-in airing/linen cupboard housing hot water tank and slatted shelves. Double built-in wardrobe and storage cupboard. Door to:
Bedroom - 17'6 x 10'8 (5.33m x 3.25m) - Coved ceiling. 3 UPVC replacement double-glazed windows to front elevation. Skirting radiator. Door to:
Shower Room & W.C. - 10'8 x 5'5 (3.25m x 1.65m) - Large-capacity shower cubicle, low flush w.c., inset handbasin with mixer tap plus cupboard under. Heated towel rail. Tiled floor, part-tiled walls. UPVC replacement double-glazed window to rear elevation. Coved ceiling.
Inner Landing - Access to Bedrooms 2 and 3, also Bathroom and Shower Room.
Bathroom & W.C. - 9'1 x 6'11 (2.77m x 2.11m) - White suite comprising: panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, low flush w.c., bidet, inset handbasin with cupboard under. Single panel radiator. Wall mirrors. Tiled surround to bath. Tiled floor. Extractor. 5 recessed ceiling spotlights.
Shower Room & W.C. - Shower cubicle, low flush w.c., marble handbasin with mixer tap plus cupboard under. Extractor. Single panel radiator. Tiled floor.
Bedroom Two - 12'11 x 10'6 plus door recess (3.94m x 3.20m plus - Coved ceiling. Pair of UPVC replacement double-glazed windows to front elevation. Triple built-in wardrobe with mirrored doors. Skirting radiator.
Dual-Aspect Bedroom Three - 11'3 x 10'9 (3.43m x 3.28m) - UPVC replacement double-glazed windows to side and rear. Single panel radiator.
Top (Second) Floor -
Landing - Dual-aspect, with pair of UPVC replacement double-glazed windows to side elevation, arched version to the rear. Single panel radiator.
Splendid Upper Living Room - 34'10 x 21'0 (10.62m x 6.40m) - An 'L'-shaped, triple-aspect room of split-level design. 4 UPVC replacement double-glazed windows to the front, 2 to the side and 1 to the rear. Coved ceiling. Skirting radiators. Fireplace. Pair of aluminium-framed and double-glazed sliding patio doors to:
Roof Terrace And Balcony - Main Area: 18'9 x 10'3 (Main Area: 5.72m x 3.12m) - Paved floor. Walled and railed balustrade incorporating two arched openings to the rear, each with ornamental wrought-ironwork. Water tap. Far-reaching panoramic views encompassing many points of interest, including: Governor's Green, Garrison Church (founded c1212, host to the marriage of Charles II to Catherine of Braganza in 1662), the approaches to Portsmouth Harbour, Gilkicker Point, The Solent, and The Isle of Wight.
Outside - REAR: Depth: 42'0 (12.80m) Width: 35'0 (10.67m) Gardens of any size in Old Portsmouth are rare, "Pharos" is truly exceptional in providing some 1500 sq.ft., laid to brick and paving, designed over two levels and having a high-walled surround. Incorporated are raised beds, antique ecclesiastical stonework, and a pergola supported by four Ionic columns. There is an exterior water tap and a screened dustbin area also having rear pedestrian access. A door leads to the:
Double-Width Garage - Depth: 20'0 (6.10m) Width: 15'0 (4.57m) Of brick construction under a pitched, corrugated roof. Automatic roller-shutter door. Light and power. Vehicular access via Pembroke Road.
Council Tax - BAND 'G' (£2,402.31 p.a.)
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D. M. NESBIT & CO.
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