Built in the early 19th century ‘Taylors’ is a very handsome Grade II listed house, with some later rear extensions, which boasts some charming period features and occupies a very prominent position on the cobbled Hamble village High Street, very close to the River, yacht clubs and local amenities.
'Taylors’ is in the heart of Hamble Village very close to Hamble River, yacht clubs, marinas and all local amenities. Situated half way down the cobbled High Street this very attractive Grade II listed house has Flemish bond brickwork, sash windows and panelled front door.
The main door is accessed via a very low picket style gate. This opens to the hallway where there is an attractive turning staircase with varnished handrail.
The two front reception rooms are of elegant proportions, with wooden shutters to the sash windows. There is a mixture of fireplaces throughout the property, some open, one with a log burner, and with differing styles of fireplace surrounds.
The hall way extends via some steps down to a lower hall. From here there is access to a further reception room or possible 4th Bedroom. This double aspect room has some wood panelling to the walls and a wooden floor and there is a log burner.
The Kitchen/Breakfast room is over 35’ in length and for the most part is in the newer extension benefitting from additional light coming from sky lights in the pitched roof. There are some built in kitchen units with some wooden worktop over and fitted butler sink. There is space and plumbing for a slimline dishwasher and washing machine. There is an electric hob and eye level fitted oven and microwave. At one end there are some older style fitted dressers comprising of shelves and cupboards under. At the far end there is a door to the garden. There is ceramic tiling throughout.
The staircase to the front of the property leads to a good size double bedroom with some fitted wardrobes and a single bedroom. There is a solid steel bath on claw feet with an older style brass effect mixer tap, shower unit, WC and older style hand basin n wooden vanity unit.
The staircase to the rear leads to another double bedroom which has a glimpse of the River Hamble. There is a further bathroom on this floor, with a shower, bath and hand basin in vanity unit. There is a separate cloakroom with WC off the landing.
The garden is partially landscaped with some paving, wooden sleepers and raised borders. There is a large older shed and pathway down to a gate leading to Rope Walk. An interesting feature is a pump dated 1804.There is a side access leading to the front and to the off street parking area which is large enough for a small vehicle. This has picket style gates giving access from the High Street.
‘Taylors’ enjoys many character features which include some original doors and door furniture, some older fireplaces, wood panelling, wooden shutters and picture rails. The property has been extended and added to over time and would now benefit from some refurbishment.
Viewing is highly recommended.
To view this property or request more details, contact:
Hamble Estate Agency, SouthamptonWorthy House, High Street, Hamble, Southampton, SO31 4HA
02382 200488 Local call rate