The Malms, Shawford Road, Shawford, Winchester, SO21

£375,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Entrance Hall, Open Plan Kitchen/Dining/Sitting Room, Master Bedroom En-Suite, Second Double Bedroom, Shower Room, Private Balcony, Communal Gardens, Two Allocated Parking Spaces

Set at the end of a private road in the heart of Shawford Down, this magnificent apartment forms part of a select development of just 17 apartments built in 2004. Located in this popular area, the property offers privacy and seclusion, yet remains within easy reach of the historic City Centre of Winchester (4 miles) and its many boutique shops, bars and restaurants. Shawford has a village hall and public house, The Bridge. Shawford and Winchester stations offer direct rail access to London Waterloo (about one hour). Junction 11 of the M3 provides road access to London (about 70 miles) and the south coast. Southampton International Airport is about 7 miles away.

Entrance Hall:

Storage cupboard, additional cupboard housing hot water cylinder, video entry phone, door into:

Kitchen/Dining/Sitting Room:

11m (36'1'') x 8.02m (26'4'')

Exceptionally spacious reception area with two double glazed windows to the rear aspect with sash openers, French doors opening onto a rear balcony with views across Shawford Down and the River Itchen, recessed ceiling lighting, two radiators, kitchen fitted with a range of wood effect base and eye level units with solid granite work surfaces over, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap over, integrated electric oven, integrated fridge and freezer, integrated washing machine and dishwasher, electric hob with extractor hood over, fitted breakfast bar, wood effect laminate flooring.

Bedroom One:

3.99m (13'1'') x 3.33m (10'11'')

Double glazed window to rear aspect with sash opener again offering views over the Downs and River, built-in double wardrobe, radiator, door into:

En-Suite Bathroom:

Panel enclosed bath, low level WC, wall-mounted wash hand basin with mirror above and vanity lighting, shaver point, tiled surrounds, vanity unit to one side, shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, wood effect laminate flooring, recessed ceiling lighting, extractor fan.

Bedroom Two:

3.99m (13'1'') x 3.27m (10'9'')

Double glazed window to rear aspect with sash opener again offering views over the Downs and River, built-in double wardrobe, radiator.

Shower Room:

Low level WC, wall-mounted wash hand basin with mirror above and vanity lighting, shaver point, tiled surrounds shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, wood effect laminate flooring, recessed ceiling lighting, extractor fan.

Outside:

The communal grounds adjoin the open countryside of Shawford Down which leads down to the river and the Itchen Navigation pathway. There are two allocated parking spaces located at the front of the development. Of particular note are the two ample storage areas which are separate to the apartment - a rare commodity when purchasing an apartment.

Tenure:

Each flat owns a share of the freehold. 125-year lease commencing in 2006, leaving 113 years remaining, this is currently in the process of being extended to 999 years. There is a service charge of £1,999.04 per annum and a road fund of £150.00 per annum.

Directions:

Proceed out of Winchester on Southgate Street which leads into St. Cross Road. At the roundabout take the second exit towards Otterbourne/Shawford. Cross over the M3 motorway and turn immediately left and drop down the hill. Before the station turn right and proceed along this lane under the railway bridge bearing right and then onto the roadway which leads to 'The Malms', proceed for some distance and the development will be found at the end of the road with the entrance on the side.

Viewing:

Strictly by appointment through Belgarum Estate Agents (01962 844460).

Services:

Mains electricity & water. Private drainage.

Council Tax:

Band F (rate for 2018/19 £2,383.69pa).

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01962 807026

Belgarum Estate & Letting Agents

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