This character four bedroom detached property is located in a highly sought after address in Southampton's most exclusive residential area that has proved ever popular with aspirational homeowners.
"Within two minutes of the M3 on a plot with an array of rhododendrons, camellias and azaleas sits the splendid private Wedgwood"
"This spacious home has never felt cramped despite being filled with the fun and laughter of five children these last eighteen years. The space and privacy make this a wonderful family home in Southampton's top spot"
Built of brick elevations under a tiled roof and complemented by double glazed windows with wooden shutters, the property, like the majority of others in the road, has been extended with well proportioned rooms that provide accommodation ideal for the growing family. Pine Walk itself is a wide, leafy road with a range of individual family homes on generous size plots that create a pleasing street scene and an extremely desirable neighbourhood to reside in. Enjoying a good degree of natural privacy on an established plot just over a quarter of an acre in size, the rear garden has the advantage of a southerly and westerly aspect with an attractive outlook provided by a wide variety of colourful spring flowering ornamental shrubs and a mature Cedar tree. The driveway provides off road parking for several vehicles and there is the added benefit of an attached double garage.
Wide paved steps lead up to the porch that has a courtesy light, a substantial brick pillar and a leaded light entrance door that opens to the large reception hall that is served by a cloakroom with a modern white suite. A notable feature is the substantial, traditional staircase that is adorned with ornate spindles and newell posts that creates a favourable impression when entering this comfortable family home. Enjoying a pleasant front and rear aspect, the extended lounge is a generous sized reception room that displays an impressive hardwood mantelpiece with a marble hearth and an open fireplace. This fine room displays ornate coving, a dado rail, hardwood flooring and carpeting to the rear where double glazed doors open to a large sun deck with views of the rear garden. The separate dual aspect sitting room similarly displays ornate coving, a dado rail, an ornamental corner mantelpiece and also features a raised mezzanine with an spindled balustrade and links to a door that leads to the dining room that benefits from laminate wood flooring. Here, leaded light double glazed doors open to the sun deck and garden whilst an open aspect continues to the generous kitchen. Featuring a traditional range of wall and base units complemented by colourful ceramic tiled worksurfaces and wall tiling with a matching chef's table, the kitchen enjoys a rear elevation window and a double glazed door opens to the sundeck and the rear garden. In addition to the sink unit, fitted appliances include an oven/grill, four ring ceramic hob with an extractor hood and a dishwasher. The separate utility room faces the front elevation and has a sink unit, plumbing for a washing machine, vent for a tumble drier and the boiler. The spacious, part galleried landing features two front elevation windows enjoying a leafy outlook, complemented by the spindled balustrade and ornate coving. Contemporary wooden double doors open to the spacious master bedroom featuring oak flooring, impressive fitted wardrobes and drawers with a window overlooking the rear garden. The large, beautifully appointed en suite bathroom has a double shower cubicle with a rainfall shower head, a deep bath with side mounted taps and a shower attachment, close coupled WC and a circular wash bowl with drawers below and a mirror with background lighting above. Fully tiled walls, dimmer controlled ceiling downlighters, a chrome heated towel rail, a tiled floor and a rear elevation window complete the specification. Bedroom two is a comfortable sized room with a front elevation dormer window and benefits from an en suite shower room. Two further large double bedrooms enjoy front and rear aspects and have fitted wardrobes. Featuring a four piece traditional styled white suite, the family bathroom boasts hardwood panelled walls, a recessed tiled bath surround, ornate coving and ceiling rose, a brass heated towel rail and an obscured glass rear elevation window.
Set back into a plot just over a quarter of an acre in size, the brick paviour driveway together with a gravelled area provides off road parking for several vehicles. The front garden is laid to lawn with low stone walling whilst mature shrubs and trees include rhododendrons, fir trees and a flowering cherry tree create an attractive outlook. An up and over door allows access to the attached double garage that has the added benefit of a rear pedestrian door.
Enjoying a southerly and westerly aspect adjoining other mature plots, the rear garden boasts a good degree of natural seclusion and privacy. A large sundeck extends the width of the property whilst a brick arch leads to a garden shed and a pedestrian door to the rear of the garage. Wooden steps lead up to the remainder of the garden that is surrounded by mature shrubs with a magnificent cedar tree standing majestically in the centre of the lawn.
Chilworth is Southampton's premier residential area, with excellent travel links via the M3 and M27 to London and regional towns/cities, and The Parkway railway station provides a fast route to London Waterloo. There are a variety of golf courses nearby that, along with the Sports Centre, Common and village green/community hall, provide recreational facilities. Romsey and Winchester are within comfortable driving distance, whilst the city centre is four miles to the south and has extensive shopping facilities, numerous pleasant parks and the West Quay shopping and entertainment centre.
This desirable family residence benefits from double glazing, gas central heating, off road parking and a double garage.
Proceed in a northerly direction out of the city and proceed straight on at the roundabout. Then take the seventh turning on the left into Bassett Heath Avenue and then take the second right turning into Pine Walk where the property will be found on the left (Post code for Sat Nav purposes is SO16 7HQ).