2 bedroom flat for saleClarence Parade, Southsea
AN OPPORTUNITY OF IMMENSE RARITY AND APPEAL - ENJOYING A PRIME SEAFRONT POSITION AND COMMANDING PANORAMIC VIEWS, THIS GRAND TWO DOUBLE BEDROOM DUPLEX CHARACTER APARTMENT IS APPOINTED TO A HIGH STANDARD AND BOASTS THE EXCEPTIONAL BENEFITS OF A DOUBLE-WIDTH GARAGE AND A TRULY DELIGHTFUL 40ft PRIVATE GARDEN.
Forming part of The Seafront Conservation Area, and directly opposite Southsea Common, Clarence Parade runs from Osborne Road to South Parade, 'Raglan House' being a short distance from the junction with Auckland Road West - a level walk of only 350 yards or so from Palmerston Road Shopping Precinct and within comfortable reach of the wide-ranging public amenities provided by Central Southsea and nearby historic Old Portsmouth.
The apartment itself is the largest of just three units within an imposing semi-detached late-Victorian building having rendered elevations under a pitched, slate roof, the facade featuring triple square bay windows. Its elevated position - Hall and First Floor - grants to front rooms a fascinating and ever-changing outlook encompassing The Ladies Mile and Common, approaches to Portsmouth Harbour, The Solent, and The Isle of Wight.
Steps up to main front door through to:
Porch - Inner door, with SECURITY ENTRY SYSTEM, to:
Common Lobby - Private door to Flat 2. Stairs to Flat 3.
Flat 2 -
Hall Floor -
Entrance Hall - Wood-laminate finish flooring. Stairs to first floor. Useful built-in storage cupboard. Single panel radiator. Security intercom telephone.
Master Bedroom - 19'5 (into bay) x 14'9 (5.92m ( into bay) x 4.50m) - Measurements include en-suite. Coved ceiling with rose. UPVC replacement double-glazing to bay. Wall-length range of fitted wardrobe and storage cupboard. 2 double panel radiators. Picture rail. Door to:
En-Suite Shower & W.C. - Contemporary white suite comprising: pedestal handbasin with mixer tap, low flush w.c. with concealed cistern plus flanking cupboards, and tiled shower cubicle. Vertical radiator/towel rail. Tiled walls. Extractor. 9 recessed ceiling spotlights.
Bedroom Two - 10'10 x 10'1 (3.30m x 3.07m) - Coved ceiling. UPVC replacement double-glazed window to rear elevation. Useful storage recess under stairs. Double panel radiator. Picture rail.
Utility Lobby - Work surface having plumbing and space under for washing machine and tumble dryer. Arched period window to rear elevation. UPVC and obscure double-glazed door to rear garden. Wood-laminate finish flooring.
Bathroom & W.C. - White suite comprising: panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, low flush w.c., and rectangular handbasin having mixer tap. Tiled surround to bath, splashback to basin. Single panel radiator. Arched period windows to front and rear elevations. 4 recessed ceiling spotlights.
First Floor -
Study - 8'1 x 5'0 (2.46m x 1.52m) - UPVC replacement obscure double-glazed window to rear elevation. Fitted bookshelves. Single panel radiator.
Splendid Living/Dining/Kitchen - 34'0 (into bay) x 20'9 max (10.36m ( into bay) x 6 - Living Area: Coved ceiling with rose. UPVC replacement double-glazing to bay. Feature period-style fireplace having fluted pillars, inset tiles, and cast-iron grate with coal-effect living-gas fire. 2 double panel radiators. Dado rail. Pair of period panelled dividing doors to:
Dining Area: Coved ceiling with rose. Fine veined-marble period fireplace with cast-iron grate. Double panel radiator. UPVC replacement double-glazed window to rear elevation.
Fitted & equipped Kitchen: Good range of light-oak fitted base and wall cupboards, work surfaces with decorative-tiled surround, 11/2 bowl acrylic inset corner sink with mixer tap plus waste disposal attachment. Incorporating: electric oven, combination microwave oven, 5-ring gas hob with extractor canopy, two refrigerators, and dishwasher. Cupboard housing 'Glow-worm' gas fired central heating and hot water boiler. Tile-effect flooring. UPVC replacement double-glazed window to front elevation. 9 recessed ceiling spotlights.
Outside - FRONT: Shallow, planted forecourt.
REAR: Depth: 40'0 (12.19m) to garage. Width: 24'3 (7.39m) Approached from the apartment via a metal staircase is a truly delightful and generous private garden, mature and well-tended - a rare and highly desirable asset. This area is laid to brick-paving and artificial lawn with well-stocked raised borders and a walled surround. Garden store, timber shed, two water taps. Rear pedestrian gate. Door to:
Double-Width Garage - Width: 16'10 (5.13m) Depth: 17'10 (5.44m) Automatic up-and-over door. Light and power. Vehicular access via Auckland Road West.
General Information - TENURE: 125 years Leasehold from 24.06.1995.
MAINTENANCE CHARGE: £650 p.a.
COUNCIL TAX: Band 'D'
Viewing - By appointment with SOLE AGENTS,
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-42334779.html
Map & Street View
Street View is unavailable in this location
Disclaimer - Property reference 26313774. 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.
* The speed displayed is the maximum broadband speed package available on comparethemarket.com. These may be lower at peak times and 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. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.
Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.