4 bedroom detached house for sale

Highfield, Southampton

Sold STC £875,000

Property Description

Key features

  • An Elegant Detached House
  • Standing in Park like Grounds Exceeding One Fifth of An Acre
  • Three Principle Reception Rooms
  • Open Plan Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Separate Garden Room
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Re-Fitted En-Suite Shower Room, Dressing Room & Large Balcony
  • Self Contained Annexe with Studio Room, Kitchen & Bathroom
  • In & Out Driveway Providing Parking with Integral Double Garage
  • Scope to Convert Loft Space, subject to necessary consents

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Standing in park like grounds exceeding one fifth of an acre (0.216 pro map) this elegant home enjoys many individual features, including the rear garden which enjoys a Southerly aspect and provides the perfect backdrop to this unique family home. The accommodation is equally impressive with a welcoming and grand reception hallway with fine dog leg staircase leading to a superb galleried landing. The three principle reception rooms are both generous and notably "light and airy" They are complemented by a spacious and well appointed open plan kitchen/dining room, and separate garden room. A refitted cloakroom and separate laundry room completes the ground floor accommodation. The first floor offers four double bedrooms, the master of which benefits from refitted  ensuite shower room, dressing room and large balcony overlooking the rear garden. A further family bathroom with separate WC can also be found on the first floor.
STORM PORCH
Tiled base. Coach lighting. Multi paned glazed door to reception hallway.

RECEPTION HALLWAY
Smooth plastered ceiling. Radiator. Two multi paned glazed windows to front elevation. Storage cupboard with lighting.  Dog leg staircase with spindle balustrades.

SITTING ROOM 17' (5.18m) x 13' 4" (4.06m) into bay:
Smooth plastered and ornate coving with moulded ceiling rose. Picture railing. Double glazed bay window. Two radiators. Feature fireplace.

MORNING ROOM 15' (4.6m) x 13' 10" (4.2m)
Double glazed bay window to front elevation.  Smooth plastered ceiling with ornate coving.  Radiator.

DRAWING ROOM  18' 11" (5.8m) x 14' 1" (4.3m)
Large double glazed bay window with over the rear garden. Two radiators. Picture rail. Feature fireplace with ornate wood carving. Tiled detailing to cast fireplace and stone finish hearth. Further door to garden room.

GARDEN ROOM 14' 11" (4.5m) x 8' 2" (2.5m)
Wood flooring. Radiator. Dual aspect with double glazed window to side elevation. Two double glazed windows and double door to rear elevation. Internal door to garage.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM
Dining Area 14' 2" (4.3m) x 13' 10" (4.2m)
Smooth plastered ceiling. Double glazed windows and double glazed door leading to rear patio area. Two radiators. Recessed eyeball lighting. Open plan to kitchen area.

Kitchen Area 14' 2" (4.3m) x 13' 11" (4.2m)
Comprehensive range of units to include AEG oven, gas hob and stainless steel chimney style extractor fan. Ornate coving. Double glazed window. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap fitting. Picture rail. Suitable space and plumbing for dishwasher and American style fridge/freezer. Double glazed door to side elevation.

WALK-IN LAUNDRY ROOM
Space and plumbing for washing machine and suitable space for tumble dryer. Obscure double glazed window. Wall mounted central heating boiler and gas meter.

INNER LOBBY
Smooth plastered ceiling. Picture railing. Access to ground floor cloakroom.

GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM
Smooth plastered ceiling. Picture rail. Fitted contemporary suite comprising of dual flush low level WC and corner mounted hand basin. Partially tiled wall surfaces. Tiled flooring.

FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED LANDING
Smooth plastered and ornate coved ceiling. Moulded ceiling rose. Picture rail. Double glazed window to front elevation. Radiator. Spindle balustrade gallery overlooking the reception hallway.

MASTER BEDROOM 15' 3" (4.6m) x 13' 11" (4.2m)
Smooth plastered and coved ceiling. Picture railing. Feature fireplace with cast finish and wooden surround. Double glazed windows and double glazed door leading to rear balcony. Radiator.

REAR BALCONY
Balustrade finish. Non-slip deck flooring giving excellent views over the rear garden.

DRESSING ROOM 9' 8" (2.9m) x 5' 1" (1.6m)
Double glazed window. A range of wardrobes providing useful hanging and shelved storage. Picture railing. Recessed eyeball spotlighting. Further door to en suite.

EN SUITE
Refitted contemporary range of units comprising of quadrant style shower, concealed cistern low level WC and vanity hand basin. A range of bespoke fitted storage. Tiled flooring. Tiled wall surfaces. Wall mounted extractor. Recessed halogen lighting. Wall mounted chrome finish heated towel rail. Under floor heating.

BEDROOM TWO 15' (4.6m) x 14' 2" (4.3m)
Double glazed bay window overlooking the rear garden. Smooth ceiling. Picture railing. Radiator. Feature fireplace with cast fire and ornate detailed surround.

INNER LOBBY
Smooth plastered ceiling. Additional built-in hanging and shelved storage.

BEDROOM THREE 15' (4.6m) x 13' 10" (4.2m)
Double glazed window to front elevation. Radiator. Smooth plastered ceiling. Picture railing. Feature cast fireplace with ornate detail wooden surround. Built-in storage cupboard providing useful hanging and shelved storage.

BEDROOM FOUR 13' 10" (4.2m) x 13' 4" (4.1m)
Large double glazed bay window to front elevation. Radiator. Smooth plastered ceiling.

INNER LOBBY
Airing cupboard housing hot water tank and linen shelving. Access to loft space. Door to studio room of annexe. 

FAMILY BATHROOM
White suite comprising of panelled bath with separate shower over and pedestal wash hand basin. Partly tiled wall surfaces. Obscure double glazed window. Smooth plastered ceiling. Wall mounted heated chrome towel rail.

SEPARATE WC
Contemporary dual flush WC with obscure double glazed window. Smooth plastered ceiling.

OUTSIDE
The front garden provides an "in and out" U-shaped drive with gated side access to the rear garden.  There is a lockable outside garden store as well as gardeners w.c.

GARDENERS W.C.
Two piece suite comprising; close coupled w.c. and fitted hand basin.

The rear garden is a particular feature of this home and the property stands in a mature plot of around one fifth of an acre.  There is an attractive block paved area with timber pergola and grape bearing vines.  An extensive patio area extends along the rear of the property with fixed awning and well stocked brick planters to the perimeter of the patio area and semi circular steps lead down to the lawn.  A flagstone and block paviour path winds down to a detached greenhouse.  The gardens have been exceptionally well cared for and maintained with mature plantings throughout and a broad and diverse range of established flowers, shrubs and trees provide a high degree of natural privacy as well as a superb backdrop to this wonderful family home.  There is outside sensor controlled lighting as well as outside tap facilities available.

DOUBLE GARAGE 18' 10" (5.74m) x 15' (4.57m)
Obscure glazed window to side elevation. Power and light available. Retracting sliding double doors.

SELF CONTAINED ANNEXE
With external staircase flight to the side of the property. Sensor controlled coach lighting. Storm porch leading to entrance hall. There is a timber storage shed situated beneath the staircase. 

ENTRANCE HALL
Entrance door with glazed inserts. 
 
STUDIO ROOM 15' 4" (4.7m) x 15' (4.6m)
Dual aspect room with double glazed door and windows to the rear elevation leading to balcony overlooking the garden. Radiator. Internal door leading from the main house. 

KITCHEN 11' 8" (3.6m) x 8' 4" (2.5m)
Range of base level units with work top surfaces over. Single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap fitting. Double glazed window. Pine panelled ceiling with recessed halogen spotlights. Suitable space and plumbing for washing machine. Radiator. Further work top surface. 

BATHROOM
Three piece suite comprising of panelled bath with electric shower over, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. Partly tiled wall surfaces. Obscure window to front elevation. Recessed eyeball spotlights. Wall mounted extractor fan. 

COUNCIL TAX                                         ANNEXE COUNCIL TAX
BAND:       TBA                                        BAND:     A
CHARGE:                                                CHARGE: £1,041.91
YEAR:       2016/2017                               YEAR:      2016/2017

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • St. Denys (0.8 mi)
  • Bitterne (1.3 mi)
  • Southampton Central (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Pearsons, Southampton

58 London Road, Southampton, SO15 2AH

02380 233288 Local call rate

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02380 233288 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • St. Denys (0.8 mi)
  • Bitterne (1.3 mi)
  • Southampton Central (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Pearsons, Southampton

58 London Road, Southampton, SO15 2AH

02380 233288 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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