A deceptively spacious, detached ‘chalet-style’ residence incorporating a one bedroom self-contained annex, on a most sizeable and secluded plot. Located in the sought-after location of Park Gate, within a short walk of its array of local shops and amenities, this ideal home offers enormous potential for extension and improvement (subject to the usual permissions). The principal accommodation comprises a 17ft living room that leads to a study, a kitchen/breakfast room with separate dining area and utility and a large sun lounge. The bedrooms are located over both floors with the ground floor enjoying en suite facilities. Outside, this charming home enjoys extensive off road parking and a most secluded southerly facing rear garden.
The property is entered via a glazed door that leads to an entrance porch with handy storage cupboard and doors leading to the main rooms. The living room measures a comfortable 17ft4 x 13ft1 and can easily accommodate large modern furniture. There is a feature fire place with open fire and a bay window to the front aspect. A door leads to a separate study that provides the ideal space for working from home. The master bedroom is a comfortable double, benefiting from en suite facilities and built in wardrobes. To the rear of the property is a large sun lounge with skylight and french doors that provide access to the rear garden. An appointed dining area can comfortably facilitate a table and chairs. The kitchen comprises a range of wall mounted storage cupboards with low level base units and drawers to match. A wooden work top incorporates a butler sink and breakfast bar. Fitted appliances include an eye level electric oven and a gas hob with extractor fan above. The utility area provides space for a dishwasher and fridge freezer. A door leading to a separate porch with space and plumbing provided for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
Accessed from the entrance hall the annex comprises one bedroom a kitchen and a living room with french doors that lead to the rear garden.
The first floor accommodates two bedrooms and a family bathroom. With access provided to a handy storage room with Velux window. It could easily be utilised as an office or gym if desired.
Tucked away and set back from the main Southampton Road, the property is approached over a large driveway that provides ample parking. The remainder of the single garage provides good storage. The rear garden enjoys a delightful south westerly outlook and is mainly laid to lawn with a mixture of evergreen and deciduous trees that provide a high degree of privacy. A large patio area allows for the perfect spot for summer barbecues and dining. There is also a substantial shed and separate greenhouse.
SITUATION & AMENITIES
Park Gate is conveniently located just north of Locks Heath and Segensworth. Local amenities include shops, banks a hardware store and post office. There is a popular primary school close by. It is located within an 8 minute walk of Swanwick Railway Station and benefits from easy access to the M27, and M3
The property benefits from UPVC double glazing and gas central heating.