Detached house for saleVilliers Road, Southsea
TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC AUCTION THURSDAY 14th DECEMBER 2017.
GUIDE PRICE: £1,000,000 - £1,200,000.
A TRULY OUTSTANDING AND UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY WITH ENORMOUS POTENTIAL - in the very heart of Southsea Town Centre, this splendid detached character residence and contemporary Coach House stands in grounds of some 1/3 acre. 'Summerlands' is one of the grandest examples of the work of Thomas Ellis Owen, the renowned architect and developer responsible for much of early-Victorian Southsea. Lately a Residential Care Home it now lends itself to a variety of future uses.
Steps up to Gothic-arched MAIN ENTRANCE with pair of part-glazed storm doors to:
Porch - 8'0 x 7'0 (2.44m x 2.13m) - Steps and small part-glazed door to outside terrace. Pair of 'Vaillant' wall-mounted gas fired central heating boilers. Imposing panelled-oak inner door, with wrought-iron furniture, through to:
Reception Hall - 28'0 x 21'9 (to include staircase) (8.53m x 6.63m - Coved ceiling with period rose. Fine period staircase to upper floors, having turned-wood balustrade. 2 radiators, each with ornamental grille.
Room 3 - 12'3 x 10'4 (3.73m x 3.15m) - Coved ceiling with period rose. Pair of glazed French doors to Roof Terrace. Radiator with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Room 4 - 18'1 x 15'0 (5.51m x 4.57m) - Coved ceiling with period rose. Arched casement windows on two sides. 2 radiators, each with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Room 5 - 17'9 (into bay) x 18'2 (5.41m ( into bay) x 5.54m) - Arched casement windows to bay; two similar to side elevation. Splendid period panelled ceiling with 'Hampshire Rose' bosses. Wood-panelled lower walls. Radiator with ornamental grille.
Office - 18'0 x 11'8 (5.49m x 3.56m) - Coved ceiling with period rose. Raised splay bay with casement windows. Double panel radiator.
Door from Reception Hall to: REAR HALL
Secondary staircase to upper and lower floors.
Bathroom & W.C. - Bath, pedestal handbasin, low flush w.c. Radiator with ornamental grille. Arched casement window.
Shower Room & W.C. - Walk-in shower, handbasin, low flush w.c. Radiator with ornamental grill. Arched casement window.
Upper Half Landing - Coved ceiling. Three-part obscure-glass arched window.
Main First Floor - LANDING: 16'6 x 7'4 (5.03m x 2.24m) Coved ceiling with period rose. Deep built-in linen cupboard.
Room 6 - 20'6 x 12'1 (6.25m x 3.68m) - Coved ceiling. Arched casement windows to bay. 2 radiators, each with ornamental grille. Built-in wardrobe. Handbasin.
Room 7 - 17'3 x 15'5 (5.26m x 4.70m) - Coved ceiling. Arched casement windows on two sides. 2 radiators, each with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Room 8 - 19'10 x 7'0 (6.05m x 2.13m) - Coved ceiling. Arched casement window. Radiator with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Room 9A - 11'1 x 9'11 (3.38m x 3.02m) - Arched casement window. Radiator with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Room 9B - 15'5 x 8'3 (4.70m x 2.51m) - Arched casement window on two sides. 2 radiators, each with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Room 10 - 12'4 x 10'4 (3.76m x 3.15m) - Coved ceiling. Arched casement window. Radiator with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Inner Landing - Stairs to Top Floor.
Bathroom & W.C. - Bath, handbasin, low flush w.c. Arched casement window. Radiator with ornamental grille.
Bathroom & W.C. - Bath, handbasin, low flush w.c. Radiator with ornamental grille. Obscure-glass window. Skylight.
Top (Second) Floor - LANDING: Access to Loft Space. Radiator.
Bathroom & W.C. - Bath, handbasin, low flush w.c. Radiator with ornamental grille.
Bathroom & W.C. - Bath, handbasin, low flush w.c. Radiator with ornamental grille. Arched casement window.
Room 11 - 15'7 x 14'5 (4.75m x 4.39m) - Arched casement window. Radiator. Handbasin.
Room 12 - 19'8 x 11'0 (5.99m x 3.35m) - Roof window. 2 radiators. Handbasin. Walk-in store cupboard with access to roof.
Room 13 - 14'6 x 8'6 (4.42m x 2.59m) - Casement window. Handbasin. Radiator.
Store Room - 10'10 x 10'5 (3.30m x 3.18m) - Casement window. Handbasin. Radiator.
Lower Ground Floor - HALLWAY: Rear entrance door.
Bathroom & W.C. - Bath, handbasin, low flush w.c. Arched casement window. Door to:
Boiler Room - 'Ideal' gas fired boiler. Hot water tank. Handbasin. Two windows. Skylight.
W.C. Off - With low flush suite.
Inner Hall - 19'11 x 7'0 (6.07m x 2.13m) -
Kitchen - 17'11 x 11'1 (5.46m x 3.38m) - Arched casement window. Radiator. Stainless steel work surfaces, shelves, and sink unit. Gas cooker point.
'L'-Shaped Store - 15'8 x 16'4 to extremes (4.78m x 4.98m to ex treme -
Room 1 - 14'2 x 13'5 (4.32m x 4.09m) - Two windows. Handbasin. Radiator with ornamental grille.
Room 2 - 18'1 x 15'0 (5.51m x 4.57m) - Arched casement window. Radiator with ornamental grille. Handbasin.
Laundry Room - 12'2 x 7'8 (3.71m x 2.34m) - Arched casement window. Sink unit. Plumbing for washing machine. Radiator.
Dining Room - 27'0 (into bay) x 18'5 (8.23m ( into bay) x 5.61m) - Coved ceiling. Parquet flooring. Arched casement windows to bay, also to side elevation. Door to garden. 4 radiators, each with ornamental grille.
Extension - Within a relatively modern single-storey addition are:
Room One - 25'0 x 25'0 (7.62m x 7.62m) - Pair of sliding patio doors to garden. 2 radiators. Brick fireplace.
Cloakroom & W.C. Off - Handbasin, low flush w.c.
Inner Hall - With:
Shower Room & W.C. - Shower cubicle, handbasin, low flush w.c. Radiator.
Room 15 - 13'5 x 11'7 (4.09m x 3.53m) - UPVC replacement double-glazed window. Radiator. Door to outside.
Room 16 - 11'0 x 9'6 (3.35m x 2.90m) - Sliding patio door to garden. Radiator with ornamental grille.
Coach House - Private front door to:
Lobby - Multi-pane inner door to:
Living Room - 16'0 x 12'0 (4.88m x 3.66m) - Two windows to one side, one high-level window to another. Stairs to first floor having built-in cupboard under. Multi-pane glazed door to:
Inner Hall - Multi-pane glazed door to garden.
Bathroom & W.C. - Coloured suite comprising: bath, handbasin, low flush w.c.
Kitchen - 5'4 x 5'4 (1.63m x 1.63m) - Window. Sink unit, base and wall cupboards.
First Floor -
Bedroom - 14'4 x 8'10 (4.37m x 2.69m) - Two windows, three roof windows. Night storage radiator. Storage cupboard.
Outside - "Summerlands" stands upon a substantial plot bounded by Villiers Road and The Vale and extending to some 1/3 acre or thereabouts. Frontage to Villiers Road: 225 ft (68.58m) Frontage to The Vale: 250ft (76.20m).
East Garden - 78'0 x 62'0 (23.77m x 18.90m) - Laid to lawn with high-walled surround and mature trees. Raised terrace.
West Garden - 76'0 x 44'0 (23.16m x 13.41m) - Laid to lawn with high-walled surround and mature trees. Summerhouse.
South Side - Impressive pillared entrance to deep forecourt granting access to main gardens.
North Side - Vehicular access from The Vale to courtyard with CAR HARDSTAND in front of a DETACHED GARAGE: 16'5 x 14'8 ( 5.00m x 4.47m).
Viewing - Strictly by appointment with AUCTIONEERS, D. M. NESBIT & CO. (16833/013893)
Council Tax - Band 'H' - £2,882.78 p.a.
E.P.C. Exempt -
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