FIVE acres of glorious grounds that feature rolling lawns and beautifully landscaped mature gardens are the perfect setting for this substantial detached residence in Chilworth.

One of the premier plots in Southampton is yours for just £2.25 million.

Five double bedrooms are served by an en-suite shower room and two bathrooms whilst the notable feature of the first floor layout is the sizeable 31' x 20' games room that could be utilised for a number of purposes or re-configured to create additional bedrooms if required.

The spacious accommodation would suit a variety of family lifestyles and includes an integral downstairs annexe ideal for dual occupancy.

The centrepiece of the first floor is the spacious landing that boasts a high level vaulted ceiling with an ornate gable window offering delightful views over the garden. An outstanding feature of the accommodation is the superb triple aspect games room, providing excellent recreational space with the opportunity to be adapted to additional bedrooms if desired.

Imposing automated wrought iron gates with an intercom system open to the extensive driveway that provides parking and turning space for a large number of vehicles.

An extensive patio and decked area offers delightful views over the garden and grounds. An enclosed formal landscaped garden features a 300 year old Wellingtonia, a magnificent specimen tree. The remainder of the grounds are made up of rolling lawns with mature shrubs and trees.

An external staircase above the sizeable garage ascends up to a large covered balcony/seating area where a door opens to the flat.

Chilworth is Southampton's premier residential area, with excellent travel links via the M3 and M27 to London and regional towns/cities, and Parkway railway station provides a fast route to London Waterloo, as well as being next to an international airport.

The Sports Centre, Common and The Common are close by.

The city centre, which is four miles away, boasts excellent shopping and entertainment facilities, pleasant parks, great restaurants and Premier League football. Its bustling cruise terminal makes it the gateway to the world.

The ancient market town of Romsey with its historic Abbey, country house Broadlands and famous River Test is also four miles away.

Fernlea is being marketed by Charles Powell.

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