Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Owner's Comments

We love living here as the wonderful outlook over the woods makes it feel like living in a treehouse. There are lots of changing colours throughout the seasons and we see an abundance of wildlife. The flat is bright and airy and the balcony is an absolute sun trap.


This spacious top floor apartment is located in a highly sought after residential area in a quiet back street ideally positioned for access to The University Campus in Highfield and the General Hospital. An outstanding feature of the tastefully decorated accommodation is the superb lounge/dining room that has a triple aspect with a light, bright and airy atmosphere enjoying a wonderful outlook over woodland. There are two double bedrooms and a stylish modern bathroom whilst the large covered balcony is an added benefit. A single garage is located at the rear and permit parking is available.


On the ground floor the communal hallway has stairs to all floors. On the second floor landing a door allows access to a lockable storage cupboard that is shared with the flat opposite. The private entrance hall features wood effect flooring with a double storage cupboard, a walk-in cupboard that houses the boiler and a linen cupboard with a lagged hot water cylinder. The lounge/dining room is a superb reception room with a wonderful light, bright and airy atmosphere with a delightful outlook of the adjacent woodland. The lounge area has open display shelving and is carpeted for comfort with wood effect flooring found in the dining area where sliding glass doors lead to the covered balcony that enjoys an outlook along the street and has a sunny aspect. The kitchen is a generous size displaying a range of wall and base units with complementary work surfaces that incorporate a single drainer sink unit with a cutlery drainer and a mixer tap. Fitted appliances include an oven/grill and a four ring gas hob with a cooker hood. Space is available for a fridge/freezer and plumbing for a washing machine is provided. A window ensures natural light and has a delightful leafy view to the woods. The main bedroom has a front aspect window and the added benefit of a door leading to the covered balcony that is also approached from the lounge/dining room. Bedroom two is larger than average and also enjoys a front view. The stylish bathroom comprises a superb modern white suite with a deep bath, a glass screen, shower mixer tap and a rainfall unit. A wash hand basin has a toiletries drawer below and there is a close coupled WC, wall tiling,frosted rear window and a heated towel rail.


The flat is set in communal grounds with a steps and a paved path leading to the communal entrance door. To the rear are banks of lawn with mature shrubs, footpaths, sensor activated lighting and a single garage is located in a block on the rear boundary and is the one on the end closest to the flat.


Bassett is a highly sought after residential area due to the close proximity of The University campus that provides numerous facilities including The Jubilee sports complex that has an indoor swimming pool. The Turner Sims concert hall and popular Nuffield Theatre are also found nearby that host a varied programme of cultural events. The Common, Sports Centre and City Golf Course are within a short distance and provide excellent recreational open space. Access to the M27/M3 motorway network is close by and The Parkway railway station provides a fast route to Waterloo. Local shops are found in Winchester Road whilst the city centre is only two miles distant boasting major high street facilities and the West Quay shopping mall and cinema restaurant complex.


The property is leasehold with remainder of a 999 year lease created in 2018. Maintenance charges are currently £1528 pa and share of freehold so no ground rent is payable.


Proceed out of the city in a northerly direction along the Avenue and after passing The Common turn right at the crossroads into Burgess Road. Immediately before the filling station turn left into Glen Eyre Road and bear left at the mini roundabout Take the next right into Glen Eyre Drive and turn left at the T junction into Glenwood Avenue. The property will be found on the right as identified by our for sale board, post code for sat nav purposes is SO16 3PY.

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Charles Powell

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