7 bedroom terraced house for sale

High Street, Old Portsmouth

Under Offer £995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Immaculately Presented Period Townhouse
  • Old Portsmouth Conservation Area
  • Mix of Period & Contemporary Features
  • Two Reception Rooms, Kitchen Breakfast Room
  • Seven Double Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms, Three Shower Rooms
  • Two Studies, Rear Courtyard & Roof Terrace
  • Opportunity for an Annexe or Apartment to Rent
  • Total 4518 Sq Ft, Gated Allocated Parking Spaces

Full description

Substantial and spacious Grade II Listed period townhouse, situated within the sought after Old Portsmouth Conservation Area, opposite Portsmouth Grammar School and within close proximity to all other local schools including Portsmouth High School and Mayville School.

The property is conveniently situated very close to Gunwharf Quays, the seafront, Southsea Common and Central Southsea plus the South's excellent transport links including Portsmouth train and bus stations, ferry's and motorway links, are all close by.

The accommodation comprises entrance vestibule, entrance hall, two reception rooms, kitchen breakfast room, separate utility room and downstairs cloakroom, two studies, seven double bedrooms with the master benefitting from an en suite bathroom and dressing room, a further bathroom and three further shower rooms plus potential for a second kitchen. Externally, there are two gated allocated parking spaces, a paved courtyard garden plus a roof terrace.

Walking through the grand double doors into the entrance vestibule and through double doors to the equally grand entrance hall, with sweeping staircase leading to the upper floors of this home, you are instantly catapulted into a world of distinction and luxury found throughout this Grade II Listed house, situated within the Old Portsmouth Conservation Area. Period features include fireplaces, high ceilings, ornate cornicing, sash windows and parquet flooring, mixed with delightful contemporary fixtures and fittings within the stunning kitchen and modern bathrooms.

A spacious and elegant dining room with feature double doors opens into the impressive kitchen breakfast room, boasting bespoke units, a central island, granite worksurfaces, integrated appliances, a solid Oak breakfast bar with fitted window seat and excitingly, an original safe / strong room dating back from when this home was used as a bank; the safe is now used as a pantry. In addition, there is a separate utility room and downstairs cloakroom.

A magnificent drawing room with triple sash windows, a feature fireplace and stripped and varnished wooden flooring can be found to the first floor. In total, there are seven double bedrooms with the master bedroom enjoying a dressing room through to an incredible en suite bathroom with roll top bath and Spinnaker Tower views plus a separate shower. There is a further bathroom plus three further shower rooms.

The lower ground floor accommodation, presents the perfect opportunity as a fantastic granny or teenagers annexe because there is both internal and external access, alternatively, these rooms could make an excellent apartment to rent separately from the house with room for a second kitchen. A second study opens from the first floor mezzanine landing with steps to a private roof terrace, providing an excellent space for outside dining and entertaining in the warmer months, along with the paved courtyard garden.

Electric gates accessed via St Thomas's Street, open to two allocated parking spaces to the rear elevation.

Ground Floor 

Entrance Vestibule 

Entrance Hall 

Dining Room 
19' 4'' x 17' 2'' (5.89m x 5.23m)

Kitchen Breakfast Room 
17' 6'' x 14' 2'' (5.33m x 4.31m)

Inner Hall 

Utility Room 

Downstairs Cloakroom 

Lower Ground Floor 

Potential Kitchen 
14' 10'' x 8' 5'' (4.52m x 2.56m)

First Floor 

Drawing Room 
26' 7'' x 17' 7'' (8.10m x 5.36m)

Bathroom 

Study 
11' 6'' x 6' 7'' (3.50m x 2.01m)

Roof Terrace 

Second Floor Landing 

Master Bedroom 
17' 10'' x 16' 3'' (5.43m x 4.95m)

Dressing Room 

En Suite Bathroom 

Top Floor Landing 

Shower Room 

Bedroom 
16' 0'' x 9' 9'' (4.87m x 2.97m)

Courtyard Garden & Gated Parking 

Useful Information 
Grade II Listed. Freehold. EPC Rating D. Council tax Band F. Total sq ft 4,518.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 March 2015

Nearest stations

  • Portsmouth Harbour (0.5 mi)
  • Portsmouth & Southsea (0.7 mi)
  • Fratton (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Fry & Kent, Southsea Sales & Lettings

7/9 Stanley Street, Southsea, PO5 2DS

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Nearest stations

  • Portsmouth Harbour (0.5 mi)
  • Portsmouth & Southsea (0.7 mi)
  • Fratton (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fry & Kent, Southsea Sales & Lettings

7/9 Stanley Street, Southsea, PO5 2DS

02382 200644 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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