Bassett

£650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Enjoying a tucked away location in a sought after cul-de-sac setting opposite Bassett Wood this exceptional modern detached residence has been skilfully adapted and extended to create an impressive home.

Owner's Comments

"Aspen Holt has been a dream home for us over five years. The area is a hidden gem so close to town and the M3 but extremely quiet."

"The house has been incredible for entertaining guests and our famous summer parties and barbecues will be missed."

Introduction

Featuring well presented split level accommodation, the showpiece of the interior is the stunning open plan kitchen/dining and family room that is beautifully styled with modern living in mind and opening via full width bi-fold doors to the garden. The property is the first one found in this exclusive cul-de-sac and therefore has the added advantage of no neighbouring properties on three boundaries.

Description

The recessed entrance door opens to the ground floor hall that has a coats cupboard with stairs leading to the lower and first floors. An open aspect flows to the stunning 23' x 21' kitchen/dining and family room that is an amazing space and must be seen to be fully appreciated being superbly embellished with Porcelanosa wood effect flooring.

The kitchen area comprises a contemporary stylish range of wall and base units with complementary Corian work surfaces that incorporate a single drainer sink unit and a mixer tap with a matching island unit housing a wine cooler and a five burner gas hob with an extractor hood over. Further fitted appliances include a fridge/freezer, a Smeg oven/grill and a microwave. A large roof lantern and full width bi-fold doors open to the rear garden enjoying an attractive outlook that allow natural light to flood in. A stylish and notable feature is the floor recessed retractable widescreen TV that revolves 360° allowing viewing from either inside or outside on the deck if desired. The utility room has a range of white fronted wall and base units with a complementary work surfaces that incorporate a drinking fountain tap. A door opens to the right hand side of the house whilst an internal door leads through to the attached garage. The lower ground floor hallway is served by a cloakroom and the study has a view towards woodland. The cosy lounge has a feature recessed coal effect gas fire that creates a pleasing focal point and sliding double glazed doors open to the garden with views of a contemporary styled pebble water feature with a water fall.

The first floor landing has a front aspect window together with an airing cupboard and stairs that rise to the second floor. Of enviable dimensions the superb master bedroom has the added advantage of wardrobes that adorn one entire wall and a window overlooks the rear garden. An open aspect leads through to the sumptuous en-suite bathroom that features an impressive modern contemporary styled suite and is superbly appointed with fully tiled walls by Porcelanosa and a large velux skylight provides natural light. The second floor landing benefits from a raised half door that allows access to roof storage space. Bedrooms two and four feature fitted wardobes to one entire wall and together with bedroom three are served by the family bathroom that displays a stylish modern three piece suite complemented by Porcelanosa wall tiles.

Outside

The driveway has sensor activated floodlighting and allows off road parking for two cars and twin up and over doors (one automated) lead to the attached double garage. Here an internal door opens to the utility room. The remainder of the front garden is laid to lawn with shrubs and trees. The large tiered rear garden has been superbly landscaped in a contemporary fashion to take advantage of the south-westerly aspect. Approached via bi-fold doors from the kitchen/family room the extensive millboard deck is perfectly positioned for best of the summer sun and is ideal for entertaining and relaxing. The outdoor kitchen is complete with stone work surfaces that incorporate a single drainer sink unit and a mixer tap, making al fresco dining a special occasion. Steps with LED lighting lead up to a hot tub that has an adjacent shower unit and enjoys views back to the house allowing excellent social relaxation during daylight hours and after nightfall with external lighting creating an atmospheric scene. The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn with sloping areas adorned with ornamental gravel interspersed with plants and shrubs. Towards the rear boundary is a small putting green that is an ideal area for golf enthusiasts.

Location

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.

Agent Note

The property benefits from gas central heating and double glazing together with a security system and solar panels. Ceiling speakers are installed in principal rooms and linked to a "tech station".

Directions

Proceed out of the city in a northerly direction along The Avenue and at the crossroads turn right into Burgess road. Immediately before the filling station turn left into Glen Eyre road and bear left at the mini roundabout. Turn right into Glen Eyre drive and at the end turn left and then next right into Spindlewood close. Turn first right into Aspen Holt where the property is the first on the right (post code for Sat Nav purposes is SO16 3QE).

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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