4 bedroom semi-detached house for saleQueens Crescent, Southsea
UNSOLD BY AUCTION. OFFERS NOW INVITED FROM READY BUYERS.
GUIDE PRICE £840,000-£860,000.
A UNIQUE AND OUTSTANDING OPPORTUNITY IN SOUTHSEA'S HISTORIC HEART: NOW REQUIRING SOME REFURBISHMENT, THIS SPLENDID GRADE II LISTED PERIOD VILLA STANDS IN A GENEROUS PLOT WITH DOUBLE-WIDTH GARAGE AND AMPLE OPEN PARKING, BOASTS A WEALTH OF CHARACTER, AND AFFORDS SPACIOUS, FLEXIBLE ACCOMMODATION DIVIDED BETWEEN THE MAIN HOUSE AND AN ATTACHED ANNEX.
Within a much sought-after Conservation Area, Queens Crescent links Kent Road with Grove Road South. This exceptionally convenient, yet surprisingly quiet, position is some 200 yards only from Palmerston Road Shopping Centre and places a wide range of public amenities within a radius of just one mile, including: Seafront leisure and recreation facilities, Portsmouth University Campus and various good schools, main-line stations, hovercraft link to The Isle of Wight, historic Old Portsmouth's many attractions, and the vibrant Gunwharf Quays retail and leisure complex.
Entrance Porch - Quarry-tiled floor. Panelled front door, with brass bell-pull and wrought-iron stained-glass fanlight, to:
Reception Hall - 15'3 x 9'10 (4.65m x 3.00m) - Exposed floorboards. Impressive staircase to upper floors, having railed balustrade together with access under to Lower Ground Floor. Double panel radiator. High-level stained-glass and hand-painted arched "window" to Living/Dining Room.
Drawing Room - 18'0 x 12'11 (5.49m x 3.94m) - Coved ceiling with rose. Feature cast-iron fireplace with inset decorative tiles and coal-effect living-gas fire. 2 single panel radiators. Pair of wood-framed double-glazed French windows to front elevation; obscure-glass window to rear; feature stained-glass and hand-painted arched window to side elevation. Stripped pinewood door.
Living Room - 24'4 x 12'10 (7.42m x 3.91m) - Coved ceiling. Exposed floorboards. Feature cast-iron fireplace with inset decorative tiles. Double panel radiator. Two pairs of wood-framed double-glazed French windows, with working stripped pinewood shutters, to front elevation; feature stained-glass and hand-painted window to the side. Stripped pinewood door from Reception Hall, similar part-glazed version leading to the Annex.
Rear Upper Half Landing - Pitched, pinewood-panelled ceiling with double-glazed roof window.
Cloakroom & W.C. - White suite comprising: low flush w.c., handbasin, and bidet. Small obscure-glass lead-light window. Stripped pinewood door.
Bedroom Three - 11'6 x 11'3 (3.51m x 3.43m) - Wood-framed double-glazed window to side elevation. Double panel radiator. Small cast-iron fireplace with inset decorative tiles. Stripped pinewood door.
Main First Floor Landing -
Bathroom & W.C. - 9'10 x 6'6 (3.00m x 1.98m) - Coloured suite comprising: wood-panelled bath with mixer tap, shower attachment and screen, pedestal handbasin with mixer tap, low flush w.c., and bidet. Period-style radiator/towel rail. Quarry-tiled floor. Decorative-tiled walls. Part etched-glass casement window to front elevation. Access to Loft Space. Stripped pinewood door.
Dual-Aspect Bedroom One - 18'1 x 12'11 (5.51m x 3.94m) - Wood-framed double-glazed sash-style windows to front and side. 2 single panel radiators. Marble period fireplace with cast-iron grate and inset decorative tiles. Stripped pinewood door.
Bedroom Two - 18'1 x 12'11 (5.51m x 3.94m) - Wood-framed double-glazed sash-style window to front elevation. Period slate fireplace with cast-iron grate and inset decorative tiles. Double panel radiator. Stripped pinewood door.
From Reception Hall to:
Lower Half Landing - Single panel radiator. Stripped pinewood and obscure-glass door to Lower Ground Floor. Doorway to:
Extended Kitchen/Dining Room - 18'4 x 17'1 to 11'3 (5.59m x 5.21m to 3.43m) - Range of medium-oak fitted base and wall cupboards,, work surfaces with tiled surround, 1½ bowl acrylic inset sink with mixer tap, full-height broom cupboard. Incorporating: electric double oven and 4-ring gas hob. Double panel radiator. Wood-framed casement windows to side elevation, this extended section having a feature pitched and glazed roof. Pinewood side entrance door.
Lower Ground Floor -
Utility Hall - 13'3 plus recess, x 9'10 (4.04m plus recess, x 3.0 - Tiled floor. Built-in cupboard under stairs. Double panel radiator. Stripped pinewood and lead-light door to:
Store Room - 9'8 x 8'7 (2.95m x 2.62m) - Tiled floor. Extractor.
Dual-Aspect Family Room - 23'3 x 12'11 (7.09m x 3.94m) - Tiled floor. Wood-framed double-glazed casement window to side elevation, one other window to the side and one ot the forecourt "well". 2 double panel radiators. Period-style fireplace. Fitted stripped pinewood full-height cupboard housing 'Worecester' gas fired boiler. Pinewood door to Annex.
Studio, Etc. - 17'9 x 12'11 (5.41m x 3.94m) - Tiled floor. Sash window to rear elevation. 'Worcester' gas fired boiler. Single panel radiator. Cast-iron fireplace.
Annex - Steps leading to private front door and LOWER GROUND FLOOR
LOBBY: Tiled floor. Single panel radiator. Feature stained-glass handpainted window. Pinewood door to:
'L'-Shaped Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 12'2 x 15'7 to 10'3 (3.71m x 4.75m to 3.12m) - Range of medium-oak fitted base and wall cupboards, work surfaces with tiled surround, single drainer stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Incorporating: electric double oven and 4-ring gas hob with extractor canopy. Plumbing for washing machine. Single panel radiator.
Inner Hall - Stairs to upper floors. Obscure-glass window to rear elevation. Single panel radiator. Access from Main House.
Ground Floor - HALLWAY: Obscure-glass sash-style window to rear elevation. Stairs to top floor. Access from Main House.
Dual-Aspect Living Room - 15'8 x 12'3 (4.78m x 3.73m) - Coved textured plaster ceiling with rose. Pair of wood-framed double-glazed sash-style windows to front elevation, arched version to the side. 2 single panel radiators. Presently incorporating: low flush w.c., handbasin, and bidet.
First Floor - LANDING: Coved textured plaster ceiling. Pinewood door to:
Dual-Aspect Master Bedroom - 15'8 x 12'4 (4.78m x 3.76m) - Pair of wood-framed double-glazed sash-style windows to front elevation, and version to the side. Double panel radiator. Pinewood door to:
En-Suite Shower & W.C. - 7'9 x 5'7 (2.36m x 1.70m) - Coloured suite comprising: low flush w.c., pedestal handbasin with mixer tap, bidet, and tiled shower cubicle. Part-tiled walls. Single panel radiator. Arched obscure double-glazed window to side elevation, sash-style double-glazed window to rear. Wood-panelled ceiling.
Outside - 'Woodend' stands in a generous plot, the main area extending to some 55'0 (16.76m) x 52'0 (15.85m), plus driveway recess 45'0 (13.72m) x 20'0 (6.10m). There is a walled surround, paved patio, and planted borders including mature trees. Ample open parking is provided.
DETACHED DOUBLE-WIDTH GARAGE: Width: 15'0 (4,57m) Depth: 16'9 (5.11m) Pair of up-and-over doors. Light and power. Pitched roof.
OCTAGONAL SUN HOUSE: 12'2 (3.71m) x 8'8 (2.64m) Timber-framed with double-glazed windows and doors under a pitched, polycarbonate roof. Tiled floor.
REAR WALKWAY AND YARD: Approached via a wrought-iron pedestrian gate.
Viewing - By appointment with AUCTIONEERS D. M. NESBIT & CO.
You may download, store and use the material for your own personal use and research. You may not republish, retransmit, redistribute or otherwise make the material available to any party or make the same available on any website, online service or bulletin board of your own or of any other party or make the same available in hard copy or in any other media without the website owner's express prior written consent. The website owner's copyright must remain on all reproductions of material taken from this website.
More information from this agent
To view this media, please visit the on-line version of this page at www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-41563359.html?premiumA=true
Map & Street View
Street View is unavailable in this location
Disclaimer - Property reference 25808911. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by D. M. Nesbit & Company, Southsea. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.
* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on comparethemarket.com. Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.
*Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a Guide Price or a range of Guide Prices. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.
Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a Reserve Price below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the Reserve Price will be set within the range of Guide Prices or no more than 10% above a single Guide Price.
Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call D. M. Nesbit & Company, Southsea on 02392 864321.
Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.