7 bedroom detached house for sale

SOUTHAMPTON ROAD, FAREHAM

Sold STC £825,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A DELIGHTFUL PERIOD HOUSE
  • TOWN CENTRE LOCATION
  • SEVEN BEDROOMS
  • FOUR RECEPTION ROOMS
  • TWO BATHROOMS
  • STUNNING ORANGERY INCORPORATING KITCHEN
  • DRIVEWAY PARKING
  • GARAGE
  • ESTABLISHED GARDENS & GROUNDS
  • EPC RATING E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

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DESCRIPTION

An imposing and substantial detached seven bedroom Victorian house which has been sympathetically refurbished and extended with great care taken to retain the character of this lovely period home.  The versatile living accommodation is arranged over three floors and briefly comprises reception hall, drawing room, sitting room with bay window, study, stunning orangery incorporating kitchen and family room, utility room, shower room and cellar.  On the first floor, there are five bedrooms and a large five piece family bathroom.  On the second floor, there are a further two bedrooms and ample storage space.  The gardens and grounds to the house are a particular feature and include driveway parking, garage, extensive paved terrace, delightful lawned gardens and an abundance of established shrubs and trees.
 
OPEN PORCH
With front door leading to:
 
RECEPTION HALL
This spacious entrance to the house has quarry tiled flooring.  Double glazed sash window with shutters to side elevation.  Built-in cloaks cupboard with storage cupboard above.  Traditional style radiator.  Arch to:
 
INNER HALL
Staircase to first floor.  Radiator.  Doors to side lobby and cellar.  

SHOWER ROOM
Sash window to side elevation. Corner shower cubicle with fitted shower. Low level WC. Hand basin.
 
SITTING ROOM
A well-proportioned reception room with sash window to front elevation.  Traditional style radiator.  Attractive cast iron tiled fireplace with marble surround.  Picture rail.  Moulded coving.  Ceiling rose.
 
DRAWING ROOM
Two double glazed sash windows to side elevation and further sash window to rear elevation.  This well-proportioned principal reception room has renovated Parquet flooring.  Two traditional style radiators.  Fireplace with decorative surround.
 
OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/FAMILY ROOM/ORANGERY
This stunning addition to the house provides the perfect space for modern family life.  To one end of the room and incorporating part of the original house there is a well-fitted kitchen with ample units including base cupboards, drawers and matching wall units.  Roll edged work surfaces.  Glazed display cabinets.  Freestanding 'Rangemaster' cooker with 'Rangemaster' extractor hood above.  Integrated microwave.  Central island unit with quartz countertop incorporating breakfast bar and inset sink unit with mixer tap.  To one side of the island unit there is also further built-in storage cupboards.  Double glazed sash window to side elevation.  Space for American style fridge/freezer.  This wonderful family space is bathed in sunlight with two further double glazed sash windows to side elevation, two large lantern windows in the ceiling and two sets of 10' bi-folding doors.  A large wood burning stove provides the focal point for the room.  There is ample space for a dining table if required.  Two traditional styled radiators.  French doors leading to the drawing room and an opening leading to:
 
UTILITY ROOM
Double glazed sash window to side elevation.  Range of storage cupboards.  Quartz work top with butler sink unit with mixer tap.  Space for washing machine and tumble dryer.  Additional utility cupboard.  Chimney breast with gas point if required.
 
INNER HALL
Quarry tiled floor.  Door to exterior and door to:
 
STUDY
Sash window to front elevation. Radiator.
 
FIRST FLOOR

LANDING

Generous landing with staircase leading to the second floor.  Double glazed sash window to side elevation.  Radiator.  Doors off.
 
FAMILY BATHROOM
This wonderful sized five piece family bathroom includes a built-in shower cubicle with fitted shower.  Low level WC.  Bidet.  Hand basin with drawers beneath and as a centrepiece, a large cast iron roll top bath.  Exposed floorboards.  Feature cast iron fireplace with marble surround.  Double glazed sash window to rear elevation.  Picture rail.  Built-in airing cupboard with pressurized hot water tank.
 
CLOAKROOM
Obscure double glazed sash window to side elevation.  Low level WC.  Corner hand basin with cupboard beneath.  Radiator.
 
BEDROOM FIVE
Arched sash window to front elevation.  Exposed floorboards.  Radiator.  Feature cast iron fireplace with marble surround.  Built-in wardrobe.  Picture rail.
 
BEDROOM FOUR
Dual aspect with double glazed arched sash window to front elevation and additional double glazed sash window to side elevation.  Hand basin with tiled splash back.  Picture rail.
 
BEDROOM THREE
Dual aspect with double glazed sash windows to side and rear elevations.  Exposed floorboards.  Interconnecting door with bedroom one.
 
BEDROOM TWO
Two pointed sash windows to front elevation.  Exposed floorboards.  Built-in wardrobe with drawers beneath.  Feature cast iron fireplace with marble surround.  Picture rail.
 
BEDROOM ONE
Double glazed window to rear elevation.  Built-in cupboard.  Cast iron fireplace with decorative surround.  Radiator.  Picture rail.
 
SECOND FLOOR

SPLIT-LEVEL LANDING

With access to storage cupboard and further access to large eaves storage area.
 
BEDROOM SIX
Velux roof window.  Double glazed sash window to side elevation.  Access to extensive eaves storage space.  Radiator.  Exposed floorboards.
 
BEDROOM SEVEN
Double glazed sash window to rear elevation.
 
OUTSIDE
The house is approached over a driveway which provides space for parking and access to a SINGLE ATTACHED GARAGE.  Bi-folding wrought iron gates lead through to an extensive paved terrace which has been designed to provide further parking if required and wonderful space for outside entertaining. 
 
The established rear garden is divided into a number of areas.  Immediately behind the property, the patio leads onto a central lawned garden with a Weeping Willow as its focal point.  Sandstone paths lead to different areas within the garden including a sheltered area with ornamental pond and a raised sheltered patio ideal for al-fresco dining.  A Fig tree, mature trees and shrubs provide a wonderful backdrop and high degree of privacy.  The lower section of the garden includes boxed hedging, a further grassed area, fruit trees and summerhouse. 

COUNCIL TAX
Fareham Borough Council.  Tax Band G.  Payable 2017/2018.  £2,521.04.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 July 2017

Nearest stations

  • Fareham (0.6 mi)
  • Portchester (2.4 mi)
  • Swanwick (4.0 mi)
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21 West Street, Fareham, PO16 0BG

01329 288241 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Fareham (0.6 mi)
  • Portchester (2.4 mi)
  • Swanwick (4.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Pearsons, Fareham

21 West Street, Fareham, PO16 0BG

01329 288241 Local call rate

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