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Orchards Way, Highfield, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17

PROPERTY TYPE

Semi-Detached

BEDROOMS

4

BATHROOMS

1

SIZE

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Key features

  • Offered for sale with no forward chain
  • Highly sought after conservation area
  • Ever popular Collins house
  • Southerly facing garden with attractive outlook
  • Entrance hallway with a cloakroom
  • Four bedrooms and a bathroom
  • Off road parking for several vehicles
  • Detached single garage with a rear workshop

Description

This spacious semi-detached house was built by the renowned architect Herbert Collins and has been a much cherished home for many decades. It is offered for sale with no forward chain and found in a tucked away location within a highly sought after residential area which enjoys conservation status. This property will appeal to purchasers seeking a traditional design that will allow them to update the interior to their preferences. The hallway creates a warm welcome and has a cloakroom, while the dining room is divided from the family room, but could revert to its original design. The impressive sitting room has a bay window with a fitted seat and enjoys a rear outlook. The dual aspect kitchen features the original handmade dresser and a quarry tiled floor. On the first floor the landing has a useful cupboard and a hatch with a ladder allowing access to the loft. Four well-proportioned bedrooms are served by the bathroom that has a four piece suite and a separate toilet. Outside the driveway provides off road parking and leads to the garage that has a workshop to the rear with a W.C. The delightful rear garden is a notable feature and has a paved patio that is perfectly positioned for the best of the summer sun. There is an area of lawn with well stocked shrub borders and a wooden shed is found on the right boundary.

Leasehold - 999 year lease
No of years remaining - 908 (approx)
Current annual ground rent - £10.00
Annual service charge - £600.00

These details are to be confirmed by the vendor's solicitor and must be verified by a buyer's solicitor.

Highfield is a highly sought-after residential area and is a short distance from The Common, city centre and the main university campus. Extensive shopping facilities that includes Sainsbury's and Waitrose, together with cafes and bars are found nearby in Portswood Broadway. The Jubilee Sports Hall has a gym and an indoor swimming pool is located in University Road and the Turner Sims Concert Hall is close by. A variety of popular pubs are within close proximity and the M3 and M27 motorway networks are easily reached. The Parkway railway station (opposite the international airport) provides a fast route to Waterloo.

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Tenure: Leasehold You buy the right to live in a property for a fixed number of years, but the freeholder owns the land the property's built on.Read more about tenure type in our glossary page.

GROUND RENTA regular payment made by the leaseholder to the freeholder, or management company.Read more about ground rent in our glossary page.

£10 per year

ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGEA regular payment for things like building insurance, lighting, cleaning and maintenance for shared areas of an estate. They're often paid once a year, or annually.Read more about annual service charge in our glossary page.

£600

LENGTH OF LEASEHow long you've bought the leasehold, or right to live in a property for.Read more about length of lease in our glossary page.

897 years left

Council TaxA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council tax in our glossary page.

Band: F

Orchards Way, Highfield, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • St. Denys Station0.7 miles
  • Bitterne Station1.2 miles
  • Swaythling Station1.3 miles
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Charters, Southampton

73 The Avenue Southampton SO17 1XS

Charters, Southampton

At Charters Estate Agents, we believe that reputation and professionalism is everything. Coupled with our energetic and passionate approach to property, we believe we have created a specialist agency, providing a first class property service for homeowners, buyers, landlords and businesses in WINCHESTER | ALRESFORD | ALTON | FARNHAM and the surrounding Hampshire and Surrey villages.

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