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Property details

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 3 reception rooms

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Since listed: 438 page views

Description

Sought-after central southsea address for this substantial semi-detached five bedroom corner character property with private garage, generous garden, gas c.h., replacement double-glazing, 22ft kitchen/diner, and a wealth of period features. An ideal family home now keenly priced to allow for some refurbishment.
Taswell Road lies a little to the north of Clarendon Road, a level walk of just a few minutes from Palmerston Road Shopping Centre, and within comfortable reach of wide-ranging public amenities provided by Central Southsea and Old Portsmouth - Seafront leisure and recreation, main-line stations, other local shops and eateries, Gunwharf Quays retail complex, and various good schools.
Circa 1900, the house itself is of imposing design, having brick elevations, enclosed porch, and bay windows on two sides, all under a modern tiled roof. Mainly to the east side is a walled and fenced garden, some 55ft x 20ft, with the rare and valuable asset of a detached single garage.

Outer door to:

Enclosed Porch

In UPVC double-glazing. Quarry-tiled floor. Pair of inner doors to:

Entrance Hall

Dentil-coved ceiling with period rose. Period staircase to upper floors, having turned-wood balustrade together with door under giving access to Cellar. Deep walk-in storage cupboard with shelves, replacement double-glazed window, and part-glazed stripped pinewood door. Feature stained-glass lead-light sash window to side elevation. Double panel radiator.

Lounge (16'11 (into bay) x 13'5 (5.16m ( into bay) x 4.09m))

Coved ceiling with period rose. UPVC replacement sash-style double-glazing to bay. Feature period fireplace. Double panel radiator. Stripped pinewood door.

Living Room (18'9 (into bay) x 13'5 (5.72m ( into bay) x 4.09m))

Coved ceiling with period rose. UPVC replacement sash-style double-glazing to bay. Pair of UPVC double-glazed French doors to garden. Feature marble period fireplace with solid-fuel stove. Double panel radiator. Stained-glass lead-light serving hatch from Hall. Stripped pinewood door.

Fitted & Equipped Kitchen/Dining Room (21'10 x 11'11 (6.65m x 3.63m))

Range of gloss-black fitted base cupboards, wood-block work surfaces with tiled surround, 1½ bowl acrylic inset sink with mixer tap. Incorporating: Dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer. Space, with extractor canopy, for range-style cooker. Single panel radiator. UPVC replacement double-glazed French doors to garden. Oak flooring. Stripped pinewood door from Hall, and similar to:

Utility Room & W.C. (11'9 x 4'0 (3.58m x 1.22m))

Work surface with circular inset sink having mixer tap plus cupboard under. Plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer. Space also for upright 'fridge/freezer. Tiled floor. Two UPVC replacement double-glazed windows to rear elevation. 3 recessed ceiling spotlights. White low flush w.c.

Rear First Half Landing

Shower Room & W.C.

Contemporary white suite comprising: Handbasin, low flush w.c., and tiled shower cubicle. UPVC replacement sash-style obscure double-glazed window. Two recessed ceiling spotlights. Stripped pinewood and glazed door.

Bedroom One (12'9 x 8'9 (3.89m x 2.67m))

UPVC replacement sash-style double-glazed window to side elevation. Period built-in wardrobe. Period cast-iron fireplace. Double panel radiator. Stripped pinewood door.

Bedroom Two (11'11 x 11'9 (3.63m x 3.58m))

UPVC replacement sash-style double-glazed window to rear elevation. Single panel radiator. Stripped pinewood door.

Main First Floor

Dual-Aspect Landing (11'0 x 6'4 (3.35m x 1.93m))

UPVC replacement sash-style double-glazed windows to front and side. Double panel radiator.

Principal Bedroom (17'0 (into bay) x 13'5 (5.18m ( into bay) x 4.09m))

Coved ceiling. UPVC replacement sash-style double-glazing to bay. Feature cast-iron period fireplace. Built-in storage cupboard. Double panel radiator. Stripped pinewood door.

Bedroom Four (15'8 x 12'2 (4.78m x 3.71m))

Pair of UPVC replacement sash-style double-glazed windows to side elevation. Period built-in stripped pinewood wardrobe. Period marble fireplace. Double panel radiator. Stripped pinewood door.

Rear Upper Half Landing

'Velux' roof window. Built-in storage cupboard with stripped pinewood door plus access to Loft Space.

Bedroom Five (11'11 x 9'7 (3.63m x 2.92m))

UPVC replacement double-glazed window to rear elevation. Built-in wardrobe with stripped pinewood door. Feature natural-brick chimney breast with period cast-iron fireplace. Single panel radiator. Stripped pinewood door.

Bathroom & W.C.

Contemporary white suite comprising: 'p'-shaped bath with independent shower mixer, pedestal handbasin with mixer tap, and low flush w.c. Period-style radiator. 'Worcester' wall-mounted gas fired central heating and hot water combination boiler. UPVC replacement obscure double-glazed sash-style window to side elevation. Tiled floor. Stripped pinewood door.

Cellar (16'5 x 6'7 (5.00m x 2.01m))

Limited head height 4'8 (1.42m) Gas and electricity meters. Provides useful storage space.

Outside

Front: Walled forecourt.
Side: Extending to some 55'0 (16.76m) (excluding the garage) and having an average width of around 20'0 (6.10m). A generous garden with easterly aspect; laid to lawn with planted borders. Side pedestrian access. Water tap.
Rear: Decked patio area, 19'8 (5.99m) x 10'10 (3.30m), with walled surround.

Detached Single Garage

With pebble-dash elevations under a pitched, corrugated roof. Automatic roller-shutter door.

Viewing

By appointment with sole agents, D. M. Nesbit & co.
(17098/006660)

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Local Amenities

  • Southsea Hoverport 0.8 miles
  • Fratton 0.9 miles
  • St Swithun's Catholic Primary School 0 miles
  • Mayville High School 0.1 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Southsea Hoverport 0.8 miles
  • Fratton 0.9 miles
  • St Swithun's Catholic Primary School 0 miles
  • Mayville High School 0.1 miles

Market stats

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Average estimated value for a house in PO5:

  • £450,854
  • Price increase

  • £14,548
  • (3.334%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £479,971
  • Properties sold

    28

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Price history

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29th Jan 2019 £550,000 First listed
15th Jun 2007 £320,000 Last sold

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