Lordswood

£320,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
This spacious detached chalet style bungalow boasts an amazing rear garden that backs onto fields and enjoys a delightful southerly and westerly aspect with an attractive outlook.

Owner's Comments

"My parents bought this property brand new in 1959 and it has been a much cherished family home for all of that time"

"The amazing garden has an idyllic outlook backing onto a field and has a wonderful sunny aspect"

Introduction

The property has been in the same ownership since it was built in 1959 and is now offered for sale with no forward chain and the added advantage of overlooking a green to the front. It is ideally placed for access to the General Hospital and will appeal to upsizing or downsizing purchasers. The detached garage is larger than average and the impressive summer house could be utilised as a home office or gym. The overall plot measures 230' x 35'.

Description

The enclosed porch has a quarry tiled floor and an internal door leads to the open plan dining hall that creates a spacious and welcoming entrance to the property and is the central hub of the ground floor layout. A shelved linen cupboard is provided and the inner hall is positioned on the left with fitted low level cupboards and shelving with a staircase ascending to the loft bedroom. Located on the right of the property the lounge is a generous size room with a bay window offering an attractive outlook of the front garden and towards the green opposite. Double doors together with a single door communicate through to the dining hall. The kitchen/ breakfast room comprises a range of wall and base units that have complementary work surfaces that incorporate a sink unit and mixer tap. Fitted appliances include an oven/grill with a four ring electric hob with a cooker hood over. There is space for a fridge and plumbing for a washing machine is provided. A half glazed door permits access to the side and the rear aspect window has delightful views of the rear garden. The master bedroom is larger than average and features a pleasant outlook over the rear garden and there are full height mirrored double wardrobes. Bedroom three is double in size and has a front view to the green. The modern shower room displays a three piece white suite comprising a double cubicle with hand rails, a folding seat and a shower unit together with a close coupled WC and a pedestal wash hand basin. Part tiled walls, two mirrored medicine cabinets and a frosted rear aspect window complete the specification. The loft bedroom is a spacious double room with attractive views to the front and rear. Useful eaves storage space is accessed via low level doors and a fitted wardrobe is provided.

Outside

The property is set well back from the road with the driveway found on the right hand boundary and a brick paved area allows further parking. The front garden has areas of lawn with shrubs and plants and a low wall brick defines the front boundary.

The rear garden is an outstanding feature of the property and has a delightful southerly and westerly aspect backing onto fields and enjoys a leafy outlook. The garage is larger than average and accessed via an automated up and over door. Courtesy lighting and an outside tap are installed. The garden is predominantly laid to lawn with shrubs and trees providing an attractive outlook and is the perfect place to relax on sunny days and warm evenings. The double glazed summer house offers the opportunity to provide a home office, gym or hobbies room. Apple trees are found towards the rear boundary and a greenhouse is positioned on the right.

Agent Note

This chalet style property benefits from gas central heating and double glazing together with no forward chain.

Location

Lordswood is a popular residential area with a wide variety of properties to suit the needs of every buyer. The General and Princess Anne hospitals are found closeby and the golf course, sports centre and the common are a short drive away offering excellent recreational facilities with hundreds of acres of green open space. The M3 & M27 motorway networks ensures easy access to all areas of Southern Hampshire and the city centre together with Shirley high street offers extensive and varied shopping facilities. A variety of schools for all ages are found nearby.

Directions

Proceed in a northerly direction along The Avenue and upon reaching the roundabout turn left into Winchester road and at the next roundabout take the third exit and at the mini-roundabout turn left into Lordwood Road. At the traffic lights turn left into Coxford Road and then first right into Aldermoor Road. Then take the second left into Springford Road where the property will be found on the right as identified by our for sale board, post code for Sat Nav purposes is SO16 5JB.

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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