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  • Bedrooms: 3

Located on the highly favoured west side of The Avenue this character detached property is offered for sale with no forward chain and has the added benefit of a southerly facing garden with a leafy outlook. The impressive open plan layout of the ground floor accommodation features a generous lounge/dining room that leads to an additional room that could be used as study or an optional ground floor bedroom if desired. Three double bedrooms and a stylish shower room are found on the first floor whilst there is off road parking and a car port. A number of houses in the street have had alterations and extensions and, subject to planning, there may be similar scope here.


The side entrance door opens to the hall where stairs ascend to the first floor and useful storage space is provided. The spacious kitchen/breakfast room has ample space for a table and chairs to allow for informal dining. There is a comprehensive range of wall and base units with a complementary work surface that incorporates a single drainer sink unit with a mixer tap. A peninsula unit houses the four ring gas hob that has a hinged cover. Appliances include an oven/grill and a dishwasher with space and plumbing for a washing machine provided. A front elevation oriel bow window has an attractive outlook and a half glazed door leads to the side path. Of an exceptional size the lounge/dining room is an outstanding feature of the property. Sliding patio doors with fitted vertical blinds offer a pleasant view over the rear garden and an open aspect leads through to the study that is a spacious and useful addition to the ground floor being suitable for a number of purposes. Here a sliding patio door with fitted vertical blinds opens to the terrace allowing a superb social flow.

On the first floor a front aspect window provides natural light and a large hatch with a folding ladder allows access to the loft. The master bedroom is of an exceptional size and features open front wardrobes with shelving and a pleasing leafy outlook to the rear. Bedroom two enjoys a similar view and bedroom three is double in size with fitted full height mirrored wardrobes and a view of the street. The stylish shower room comprises a modern white suite that includes a large walk-in cubicle with a rainfall unit, a wash hand basin with drawers below and a mirrored medicine cabinet above. A chrome heated towel rail, an extractor fan and a frosted front aspect window completes the specification. A separate cloakroom has a modern two piece white suite and a side aspect frosted window.


To the front of the property is a shingled area with mature shrubs on the front boundary providing excellent natural privacy including a mature magnolia tree. The driveway allows off road parking and leads to the carport that has sensor activated lighting. A path found on the right hand boundary leads to the rear garden that enjoys a southerly facing aspect with a mature leafy outlook. A paved patio is perfectly positioned for the best of the summer sun. The garden is predominantly laid to lawn with shrubs and trees including a mature oak and an acre. A double power point, sensor activated floodlighting and courtesy lighting is installed and a garden shed is found in the top right corner. There is also a water butt.


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.


Proceed in a northerly direction out of the city in a northerly direction along the Avenue. Proceed straight on at the roundabout into Bassett Avenue and take the fourth turning left into Bassett Row where the property will be found on the left as identified by our for sale board (post code for sat nav purposes is SO16 7FS).

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Charles Powell

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