Bassett

£925,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
It is a privilege to offer for sale this exceptional six bedroom detached property that enjoys the most favoured position in an exclusive gated development of just two other quality properties.

Owner's Comments

“We love the flexible space in a private setting, the gated development appealed to us when we first viewed as we felt the setting provided the perfect environment for our new home.”

“We love that we are living in a city but you wouldn't know it! We are so close to the motorways and railways that make travelling so convenient, the location is great for easy access to so many places.”

Introduction

Built to an exacting specification in 2013 this fine home offers extremely spacious accommodation exceeding 3000 square feet in size and has no forward chain therefore providing the opportunity for an early completion date. The property is superbly presented throughout and will appeal to the discerning purchaser seeking a stunning residence with generously proportioned rooms that are ideally suited to the growing family that also has the added advantage of a south-westerly facing garden with an attractive leafy outlook.

Description

The wide verandah style porch adorns the front elevation and full height natural wood small paned panels flank the entrance door that opens to the large reception hall. This area creates a favourable impression when entering this fine home and boasts quality wood effect flooring and a spindled American white oak staircase ascends to the first floor. A cloakroom displays a quality suite and is adjacent to the walk-in coats cupboard whilst a further door leads to the integral double garage. The elegant lounge is a comfortable sized reception room and the feature oak mantelpiece has a log burner and a marble hearth that is pleasing focal point for the room. A door leads to the study that has the added advantage of a side pedestrian door ideal for business visitors. Approached from the lounge via oak bi-fold doors, the family room is an outstanding feature of the property and boasts a vaulted ceiling. It has the option to be used as a dining room and is the perfect place to host formal dinner parties or informal family gatherings as bi-fold doors and windows overlook the rear garden and another door leads to the kitchen. Fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke wall and base units embellished with granite work surfaces that incorporate a single drainer sink unit with a mixer tap, the kitchen is the social hub of the ground floor layout and a peninsular unit includes a breakfast bar. There is ample space for a table and chairs and bi-fold doors enjoy an attractive outlook over the garden and let natural light flood in. Fitted appliances include an oven/grill, a five burner gas hob with an extractor hood, a dishwasher, an American style fridge/freezer and a wine cooler. Quality polished tiled flooring flows through to the separate utility room that continues the range of wall and base units that have complementary work surfaces with a sink unit and mixer tap. An additional freezer is installed together with a washer/dryer and a door leads to the side path. Featuring a distinctive corner window the further reception room was originally designed to provide a formal dining room but could be utilised as a home office/snug room if desired. On the first floor the large landing has a double airing cupboard housing a Megaflo pressurised hot water cylinder and linen shelving. The oak spindled staircase ascends to the second floor and a further cupboard provides useful storage space. Of enviable proportions the enormous master bedroom is large enough to accommodate a sofa and has a delightful leafy outlook with fitted full height wardrobes. The en-suite shower is well appointed with a quality suite by Sottini comprising a double shower cubicle, a close coupled WC together with a pedestal wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls with a large inset mirror, a tiled floor, heated towel rail, an extractor fan and a side aspect window complete the specification. Bedroom two is equally impressive in size featuring sloping ceilings incorporating dual aspect windows and fitted wardrobes. The stylish en-suite shower room displays a three piece white suite with part tiled walls and a tiled floor. Bedroom three is a comfortable double with fitted wardrobes and enjoys an attractive leafy outlook. Following the design of the room below, bedroom four is double in size and has a matching distinctive corner window and it is currently used as a home office environment. The superb family bathroom is double the size of a normal one and boasts a quality four piece white suite including a double shower cubicle, part tiled walls and a tiled floor. On the second floor the landing provides access to the two large double bedrooms that are served by the central shower room. The whole of the top floor can provide a suite for long term guests or is the perfect area for teenagers etc.

Outside

Ornamental automated wrought iron gates open to the communal driveway that leads to the property where there is a brick paved driveway providing ample private parking for numerous vehicles and a side lawn is found to the left. Twin automated up and over doors allow access to the larger than average integral double garage where pedestrian doors lead to the hall and the garden and a rubberised concrete floor is installed. The rear garden is approached from both sides of the house via paved paths with sensor activated lighting, an outside tap and a large custom built shed is found to the left. Measuring 76' x 50' the garden has a delightful leafy outlook and the south-westerly aspect ensures the best of the afternoon and evening sunshine. A large paved patio is approached from the family room and breakfast area and is the perfect place for al fresco dining and relaxing on sunny days and warm evenings. An electric sun canopy is installed to provide welcome shade in the height of summer. The garden has an attractive vista and is laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees whilst a brick wall defines the left boundary. Standing at the rear boundary looking back at the house offers an impressive view of this substantial family home.

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.

Information note

This quality home benefits from gas central heating, double glazing, a monitored security system, ample parking and solar panels (FIT return approximately £350 pa).

Directions

Head out of the city in a northerly direction along The Avenue and after proceeding straight on at the roundabout filter over into the right hand lane. Upon reaching the Chilworth roundabout take the second exit right onto Bassett Green Road (A27). The gated entrance is the seventh drive on the right and the property is the furthest on the left (post code for Sat Nav purposes is SO16 3NF).

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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