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4 bed detached house for sale

£675,000 (£309/sq. ft) Guide price

Eastern Villas Road, Southsea PO4

4 1 2 2,185 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • An Individually Designed and Built Detached Home
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Close to the Victorian Warterfront
  • Over 2000 sq ft of Living Space
  • No Forward Chain
  • Off Road Car Parking Facilities & Garage
  • Viewing Recommended

Property description

Property sumamry 'Rose Cottage' is aptly named as it sits back from the road with rose gardens to the front. The house was individually designed and built in the 1950's, taking advantage of the light and airy ambience with a large hallway and a number of rooms with dual aspect windows. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and provides 2185 sq ft of living space and comprises; 23' hallway, separate cloakroom, dining room with bi-folding doors leading to the sitting room and a large kitchen / breakfast room on the ground floor with four bedrooms, one having a roof top balcony, separate cloakroom and large family bathroom on the first floor. The gardens wrap around the property on three aspects and provide off road car parking facilities, garaging as well as patio areas. Being located within close proximity of the Southsea seafront, the Common, shopping facilities and highly regarded schools, this property is one not be missed, with no forward chain, early internal viewing is strongly recommended in order to appreciate both the accommodation and location on offer.

Entrance Brick retaining wall with arched pedestrian gateway depicting house number leading to front garden, crazy paved areas with rose garden, shrubs and evergreens, to the right hand side of the pathway is a lawned garden with shrubs and bushes. Vehicular gateway leading to car hardstanding with brick retaining wall and further shrub borders, sweeping to the right hand side of the property is fence panelling and a gateway leading to side and rear gardens, steps up to twin double glazed storm doors with leadlight stained glass panels with matching panel over depicting house number leading to:

Porch Built-in cupboard housing meters, internal glazed door leading to:

Hallway 23' 10" x 9' 10" (7.26m x 3m) Double glazed window to side aspect with radiator under, doors to primary rooms, wooden parquet flooring, staircase rising to first floor with galleried landing over, radiator, understairs storage cupboards, mirror fronted unit with storage cupboards under, twin double glazed doors leading to rear garden.

Cloakroom Built-in storage cupboard, with further high level storage, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.C., radiator, double glazed window to side aspect.

Dining room 18' 9" x 13' 7" (5.72m x 4.14m) Double glazed window to side aspect overlooking garden with radiator under, feature double glazed window to front aspect with curved single glazed windows to either side overlooking rose garden, radiator under, wooden parquet flooring, wall lights, ceiling coving, power points, feature five glazed folding doors leading to drawing room, dimmer switches.

Sitting room 18' 9" x 13' 7" (5.72m x 4.14m) Wooden parquet flooring, feature double glazed windows to front aspect with curved single glazed panels to either side overlooking rose garden with radiator under, ceiling coving, wall lights, surround fireplace with matching hearth and living flame log effect gas fire (not tested), bracket and wiring for wall mounted T.V., power points.

Kitchen / breakfast room 17' 6" x 9' 10" (5.33m x 3m) Increasing to a maximum of 13'11" Comprehensive range of floor units with roll top work surface, range of drawer units and storage cupboards with 'T' bar brushed steel handles, double glazed window to side aspect, bracket and wiring for wall mounted T.V., breakfast area with radiator, two ceiling fans, free standing 'Belling' range style cooker with eight ring gas hob with ovens under, extractor hood, fan and light over, ceramic tiled surrounds, power points, inset 1½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and cupboard space under, integrated appliances including dishwasher and washer/dryer both with matching doors. 'Samsung' American style fridge / freezer, double glazed window to rear aspect, built-in corner pantry with range of shelving and small window, door to outer lobby with double glazed door leading to rear garden.

First floor Landing with balustrade, double glazed window to rear aspect, radiator, doors to primary rooms, access to loft space via extendable ladder, built-in linen cupboard with range of shelving.

Bedroom 2 13' 9" x 13' 7" (4.19m x 4.14m) Comprehensive range of full height built-in wardrobes with hanging space and shelving and storage cupboards over, central vanity unit with drawers under, glass surface with circular mirror over, double glazed window to front aspect with twin radiators under, central door leading to roof top terrace (recently re-roofed), power points.

Bedroom 1 16' 0" x 13' 9" (4.88m x 4.19m) Double glazed window to front aspect with radiator under, double glazed window to side with views towards Southsea Common, comprehensive range of floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes with hanging space, shelving and storage cupboards over, power points.

Bedroom 3 12' 2" x 8' 8" (3.71m x 2.64m) Triple doored built-in wardrobe to one wall with hanging space and shelving and storage cupboards over, double glazed window to side aspect with radiator under, power points.

Bedroom 4 9' 11" x 6' 11" (3.02m x 2.11m) Built-in double doored wardrobe with hanging space, shelving and cupboard space over, double glazed window to side aspect, radiator, power points.

Separate cloakroom Close coupled w.C., double glazed frosted glass window to side aspect.

Family bathroom White suite comprising; double ended panelled bath with central mixer tap, ceramic tiled to half wall level, mirror with light and shaver point over, pedestal wash hand basin, walk-in shower cubicle with glazed panelled door, double glazed frosted glass window to rear aspect, chrome heated towel rail.

Outside To the front is a brick retaining wall with arched gateway providing pedestrian access via path to main front door, to the left hand side pathway is raised rose garden with crazy paved pathways and circular areas, to the right hand side of the pathway is a lawned garden with mature shrubs, evergreens and bushes. Vehicular access leading to car hardstanding, small gateway providing access to front garden, wooden sleeper style surrounds, flower beds, trellis style fencing and gateway leading to side garden, laid to paving with feature circle stone surrounds, fence panelling to side, wooden built garden shed. The patio wraps round to the rear of the property, accessible from the kitchen outer lobby and hallway is a further paved area with rotary line enclosed by fence panelling, curved steps leading down to lower patio area.

To the rear is an area used for car / motor home hardstanding, removable fence panelling and rear pedestrian gate, accessible from this area is a further car hardstanding for one car.

Within the garden is a brick built low level storage cupboard with twin doors.

Boiler room 9' 4" x 7' 7" (2.84m x 2.31m) Sink unit, cold water supply, window to front (recently re-roofed).

Garage 18' 4" x 9' 11" (5.59m x 3.02m) Pitched roof, up and over door.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £250,728 Sales 619 Current average value £246,190 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £5,707 ▲ 2.37%

Property value data/graphs for PO4

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £597,162 £310 4.2 £579,343
Semi-detached £355,413 £289 3.5 £379,612
Terraced £236,244 £268 2.9 £242,793
Flats £198,703 £293 1.9 £174,207

Current asking prices in PO4

Average: £253,273
Avg. current asking prices in PO4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £130,407
Flats £173,406
All £167,406

Current asking rents in PO4

Average: £1,208 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in PO4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £502 pcm
£794 pcm
£1,017 pcm
£1,398 pcm
£1,773 pcm
Flats £502 pcm
£812 pcm
£1,117 pcm
£1,559 pcm
£1,634 pcm
All £502 pcm
£804 pcm
£1,043 pcm
£1,404 pcm
£1,767 pcm

Fun facts for PO4

Highest value in PO4
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Cousins Grove £788,527
Driftwood Gardens £777,418
Spencer Road £665,197
St. Helens Close £643,671
Marion Road £633,298
Highest turnover in PO4
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Perth Road 50.0%
Hopkins Court 50.0%
Highland Terrace 47.4%
Wyndcliffe Road 46.7%
Tranmere Road 45.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Fratton (1.1 miles)
  • Portsmouth & Southsea (1.4 miles)
  • Portsmouth Harbour (1.7 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (16.9 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (33.4 miles)
  • Shoreham Airport (34.4 miles)
  • Southsea Hoverport (0.9 miles)
  • Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal (1.4 miles)
  • Portsmouth Harbour Station Pier (1.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Swithun's Catholic Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Southsea Infant School (0.5 miles)
  • Craneswater Junior School (0.5 miles)
  • Winchester College (21.8 miles)
  • Queen Mary's College (32.9 miles)
  • Lancing College (34.1 miles)
  • Mayville High School (0.2 miles)
  • St John's College (0.7 miles)
  • Portsmouth High School (0.8 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,876 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 67,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,429 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £25/mo (£295/yr)
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Gas £57 Electricity £59 Estimated energy cost £116/mo

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The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 20200 kWh/year
Electricity: 5000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £251 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.


Supply £19 Sewerage £36 Estimated water cost £55 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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