- 4 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- 3 reception rooms
- Impressive detached residence
- Extensive accommodation approaching 2,500 square feet
- Prime position in a highly favoured location
- Superb 31' x 16' family room and sitting area
- Large separate lounge
- Study/optional dining room
- Stylish kitchen with spacious open plan dining/sitting room
- Master bedroom with en-suite shower and dressing area
- Three/Four further bedrooms
- Impressive family bathroom
Description Enjoying a prime position in a highly sought after location, this impressive extended detached property boasts stylish accommodation extending to almost 2,500 square feet that will appeal to the growing family.
The generous family room has an adjacent sitting area and a separate large lounge has steps leading up to the study. An outstanding feature of the property is the kitchen that has an open aspect to the stunning dining/sitting room that incorporates a vaulted sloping ceiling. The first floor accommodation boasts 4-5 well proportioned bedrooms complemented by an en-suite shower room, dressing area and a larger than average family bathroom. Off road parking is available for several vehicles and is supplemented by a wooden garage/workshop whilst the mature garden enjoys a good degree of natural privacy.
A composite door opens to the spacious 21' reception hall featuring hardwood flooring that creates a favourable impression when entering the property. A glazed ceiling above the entrance door ensures natural light and an open aspect flows to the inner hall where steps lead down to the lounge and doors allow access to all rooms. The cloakroom has a close coupled WC and wash hand basin together with a cupboard fitted with plumbing for a washing machine. A further walk in storage space has a glazed door to the garden and full height cupboards with sliding doors. Approached via glazed double doors the superb family room is an impressive and sizeable reception room measuring 31' x 16' enjoying a dual aspect that provides excellent natural light. Comprehensively fitted wall units offer storage and this is an ideal space for a television. An adjacent sitting area has glazed double doors with plantation shutters permitting access to the rear garden. Positioned on the left, the lounge is a comfortable size and also benefits from a dual aspect and a leafy outlook. Steps lead up to the study that is an optional dining room and a frosted window has a side aspect and recessed display shelving is installed. The stylish kitchen combines with the adjacent dining/sitting room to provide an excellent social area that is ideal for growing families and entertaining guests. A range of white finished wall and base units that are complemented by granite work surfaces incorporate a double bowl single drainer sink unit and a mixer tap. Fitted appliances include a range style cooker with a brushed steel back and an extractor hood together with a separate microwave oven. Plumbing for a dishwasher is provided and the floor has granite tiling with a glitter finish. An open aspect leads to the superb dining/sitting room measuring 19' x 12' and featuring a sloping ceiling incorporating two skylights that provide an abundance of natural light. Glazed double doors with plantation shutters allow access to the garden.
On the first floor, the spacious landing has a hatch with a retractable ladder allowing access to the loft space and a "sunpipe" provides natural light. The generously proportioned master bedroom boasts a dual aspect with attractive views and the adjacent dressing area has fitted wardrobes. The en suite shower displays a modern three piece white suite comprising a single cubicle with a mixer tap, wash hand basin with a cupboard below, a close coupled WC and a tiled floor with fully tiled walls. There is also a chrome heated towel rail and toiletries cabinets. Bedroom two measures 19' x 12' and was originally two rooms and could revert back if desired. There are two fitted double wardrobes and two front aspect windows enjoy far reaching views. Bedroom three is found to the rear with a leafy outlook. An open archway leads to the dressing room that has a side aspect and a range of wardrobes. Bedroom four is double in size with a front view. Superbly proportioned the family bathroom comprises a modern three piece white suite with a shower bath, a rainfall unit and a mixer tap together with a curved glass screen. Twin wash basins have cupboards below and a mirror with background lighting above. There is a close coupled WC and the fully tiled walls have inset detail. A frosted rear window, chrome heated towel rail and a shaver socket complete the specification.
To the front of the property a low brick wall defines the boundary and the brick paved driveway allows off road parking for several vehicles. There is sensor activated lighting and a gate and a path on the left lead to the rear garden. Double wooden gates on the right allow access to the continuation of the driveway and a recently installed wooden single garage/workshop.
The rear garden is predominantly laid to lawn and enjoys a good degree of privacy with mature laurel hedging, two oak trees and rhododendrons creating an attractive verdant outlook. A paved patio is approached from the dining/sitting room whilst sensor activated lighting, a tap and double power points are provided. A paved path leads to an impressive gazebo that has a slate roof, a spindled balustrade, decking and lighting. This is an excellent area for al fresco dining during the summer months.
Bassett is a highly sought after residential area due to the close proximity of The University campus that provides numerous facilities including The Jubilee sports complex that has an indoor swimming pool. The Turner Sims concert hall and popular Nuffield Theatre are also found nearby that host a varied programme of cultural events. The Common, Sports Centre and City Golf Course are within a short distance and provide excellent recreational open space. Access to the M27/M3 motorway network is close by and The Parkway railway station provides a fast route to Waterloo. Local shops are found in Winchester Road whilst the city centre is only two miles distant boasting major high street facilities and the West Quay shopping mall and cinema restaurant complex.
The tenure is freehold. Benefits include gas central heating, double glazing and a security system.
Proceed in a northerly direction out of the city along The Avenue and after passing The Common turn right at the crossroads into Burgess Road. Immediately before the filling station turn left into Glen Eyre Road and bear left at the mini roundabout. Follow the road and take the second right into Glenwood Avenue where the property is the first on the right and identified by our for sale board. Post code for Sat Nav purposes is SO16 3QA. View more View less
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