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  • Bedrooms: 2

Situated in a highly sought after location close to the sports centre, this detached chalet residence is offered for sale with no forward chain and therefore offers the opportunity of a prompt completion date. The mature plot is a quarter of an acre and the elevated position offers attractive views over the surrounding area and ensures a private setting. This property also has exciting potential, subject to the necessary planning consents, for extensions and alterations to create a larger home of enviable proportions. The existing accommodation comprises a lounge with an open aspect to the dining room with an adjacent kitchen. There is a double ground floor bedroom with an en-suite shower room. There is also a well appointed bathroom. The first floor bedroom is a large double with the adjacent walk in roof space offering further potential.


The entrance door opens to the large hallway that creates a favourable impression when entering the property. Stairs ascend to the first floor and there are three useful store cupboards. The lounge is a generous reception room and is an impressive space boasting a dual aspect that benefits from superb natural light. Sliding patio doors allow access to the side garden and a small paned door permits access to to the kitchen. Laminate wood flooring flows seamlessly through the open aspect to the dining room that features sliding patio doors on both side walls and a rear window is installed. The kitchen has a range of wall and base units with complementary work surfaces that incorporate a single drainer sink unit with a mixer tap. A window enjoys a pleasant view over the rear garden. Space is available for a washing machine, dishwasher and a fridge/freezer. There is a tiled floor, part tiled walls and a half glazed door leading to the garden. Positioned on the left of the hallway the principal bedroom has laminate wood flooring and is a double room with a pleasing dual aspect. There are fitted wardrobes and drawers and a door links to the en-suite that was previously a bedroom and could revert back if desired. Here there is a three piece white suite comprising a double shower cubicle with a rainfall unit and a mixer attachment. There is also a close coupled WC and a wash hand basin with a glass shelf and mirror above. Dual aspect windows provide light and ventilation and there is a tiled floor and part tiled walls. The bathroom is well appointed with a three piece white suite comprising a deep bath that has a glass screen and a shower mixer tap. There is also a close coupled WC, pedestal wash hand basin with a glass shelf and mirror above. A chrome heated towel rail, frosted rear aspect window, a tiled floor and part tiled walls complete the specification.

On the first floor the landing has a door communicating to the sizeable walk-in roof space. Bedroom two is a generous double room with laminate wood flooring and a dual aspect offering far reaching views across the neighbourhood.


The private front garden has a driveway that allows off-road parking and leads to the single garage that is approached via a metal up and over door. There are mature shrubs and trees with steps leading up to the porch where a raised terrace is found above the single garage. Steps on the left of the property lead around to the rear garden that enjoys an excellent degree of natural privacy with an abundance of mature shrubs and trees that offer an attractive outlook. A paved area is approached from the lounge with an outside tap installed.


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 is also found nearby that hosts 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.


Head out of the city in a northerly direction along The Avenue and upon approaching the roundabout in the right hand lane proceed straight on into Bassett Avenue. Take the next turning left into Holly Hill and follow the road around to the left where the property is identified by our for sale board. The post code for sat nav purposes is SO16 7ET.

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Charles Powell

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