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9 bedroom detached house for sale

Chilworth, Southampton


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Tenure: Freehold

Beggars Roost was constructed in 1924 and is sat occupying a prominent position within Chilworth on a plot in excess of one acre. A wonderful original family home with spacious and flexible accommodation laid out over three floors. A grand entrance provides access to the ground floor accommodation comprising of a living room, study, dining room, breakfast room and kitchen. The first floor has a master bedroom with four further bedrooms. On the second floor there is a large play room/bedroom and three further bedrooms. The property retains its original character features with timber beamed ceilings and offers the opportunity to modernise. The property is sat within wonderful park like gardens with neatly tended areas of lawns. The property has the advantage of off road parking for numerous vehicles with the added benefits of a detached double garage. 

Opening to:-

RECEPTION HALLWAY 12' 11" (3.94m) x 10' 7" (3.23m):
Timber flooring. Radiator. Stairs leading to first floor. Beamed ceiling. Doors to:-

Pedestal wash hand basin. Stairs down to lower level. Low level flush WC. Beamed timber ceiling. Two radiators. Lead light window to front aspect. Radiator.

LIVING ROOM 15' 8" (4.78m) increasing to 18'7 x 24' 7" (7.49m) at its widest point:
Sliding doors overlooking and accessing the rear garden. Further lead light windows. Door access to the garden. Fireplace with gas living flame fire with brick surround and hearth. Lead light windows. Timber beamed ceiling. Wall lights. Three radiators. Built-in cupboard with shelving.

DINING ROOM 14' 6" (4.42m) x 14' 3" (4.34m):
Timber flooring. Range of lead light windows overlooking the rear garden. Radiator. Beamed ceiling. Built-in cupboard with shelving. Open fireplace with timber mantle over. Doors through to:-

MIDDLE LOBBY 7' 3" (2.21m) x 6' 9" (2.06m):
Terracota tiled flooring. Access into:-

BREAKFAST ROOM 13' 3" (4.04m) x 17' 11" (5.46m) at its widest point:
Secondary glazed windows overlooking the rear garden. Radiator. Built-in timber dresser with glazed display cabinets incorporating shelving. Beamed timber ceiling. Opening to:-

KITCHEN 16' 4" (4.98m) narrowing to 13'10 x 13' (3.96m):
Range of eye and base level units. Double built-in eye level oven with ceramic hob. Twin bowl stainless steel sink. Ceramic tiled splashbacks. Windows to front aspect. Doors to:-

LARDER 6' 9" (2.06m) x 4' 11" (1.50m):
Ceramic tiled flooring. Space and plumbing for washing machine. 

REAR HALL 3' 1" (0.94m) x 8' 2" (2.49m):
Door to garden.

Housing Worcester floor mounted boiler with large water cylinder. Lead light window to rear aspect.

WC 2' 11" (0.89m) x 4' 11" (1.50m):
Low level flush WC.

STUDY 12' 9" (3.89m) x 16' 10" (5.13m):
Lead light windows to front aspect. Chimney breast with brick hearth. Timber cupboards. Lead light windows to either side of chimney breast. Timber beamed ceiling.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 24' 9" (7.54m) x 11' 1" (3.38m):
Built-in linen cupboard measuring 3'2 x 6'5. Access to:-

WC 5' 11" (1.80m) x 3' 4" (1.02m):
Concealed cistern WC. Wall mounted basin. Lead light window to front aspect. Radiator.

BATHROOM 8' 4" (2.54m) x 5' 5" (1.65m):
Corner Jacussi bath with shower over, vanity housed basin. Radiator. Lead light window to front aspect. Tiled splashbacks. Door to under stairs storage cupboard.

FURTHER WC 3' 2" (0.97m) x 7' 10" (2.39m):
Low level WC. Radiator. Lead light window to front aspect. Stairs rising to the first floor.

MASTER BEDROOM 18' 11" (5.77m) narrowing to 15'9 x 15' 10" (4.83m):
Built-in wardrobe with shelves and hanging space. Wall lights. Lead light window to rear aspect. Fireplace with brick surround and mantle. Two lead light windows to chimney recesses. Radiator. Door to:-

DRESSING ROOM 14' 10" (4.52m) x 6' 7" (2.01m):
Good range of triple wardrobes with shelves and hanging space. Beamed ceiling. Lead light window to rear aspect. Radiator.

BEDROOM TWO 11' 3" (3.43m) x 15' 5" (4.70m):
Lead light windows to rear aspect. Radiator. vanity housed basin. range of fitted cupboards/wardrobes.

Windows to side and rear aspects. Further window to front aspect with walk-in bay. Vanity housed basin. Beamed ceiling. Brick built fireplace with brick hearth.

BEDROOM FOUR 13' 4" (4.06m) x 16' 5" (5.00m):
Windows to rear aspect. Vanity unit housing basin. Brick built fireplace with brick hearth.

BEDROOM FIVE 12' 10" (3.91m) x 11' 9" (3.58m):
Windows to front aspect. Radiator. Basin. beamed ceiling. Built-in wardrobe with shelf and hanging space.

SHOWER ROOM 7' (2.13m) x 5' 10" (1.78m):
Walk-in shower enclosure and vanity housed basin. Range of cupboards and drawers. Window to front aspect. Radiator. Tiled wall elevations.

SECOND FLOOR LANDING 14' 2" (4.32m) x 6' 8" (2.03m):

PLAY ROOM/BEDROOM 6 16' 3" (4.95m) x 14' 4" (4.37m):
Exposed timber flooring. Lead light windows to rear and side aspects. Door though to loft storage space.

BEDROOM SEVEN 14' 2" (4.32m) x 5' 10" (1.78m):
Walk-in lead light bay window with window overlooking rear garden. Radiator.

BEDROOM EIGHT 11' 2" (3.40m) x 8' (2.44m):
Lead light bay window to rear aspect. Radiator.

BEDROOM NINE 7' 5" (2.26m) x 12' 10" (3.91m):
Walk-in lead light bay window to front aspect. Radiator.

BATHROOM 9' 7" (2.92m) x 5' 5" (1.65m) increasing into window to 7'8:
Original roll top bath enclosed with panelled tiling. Basin. Low level WC. Radiator. Lead light windows to front aspect.

The surrounding gardens are in excess of one acre with large areas of sweeping lawns with a great variety of shrub flower and tree borders. A front aspect driveway provides parking for numerous vehicles. Greenhouse. A brick built shed/workshop with glazing and has a pitched tiled roof. A hexagon shaped garden room. Additional parking in front of the double garage with bi-folding doors.

Test Valley Borough Council
CHARGE: 2,960.96
YEAR: 2016/17

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