5 Bedroom Detached House Sold in Havant, PO9
16 St. Georges Avenue, Warblington,Havant, Hampshire
5 bedroom character detached house in peaceful sought after location. Spacious family house with subtle blend of Edwardian and modern features close to many useful amenities.
The ground floor consists of two large south facing reception rooms to the front of the house which include period features including working open fire places. The hallway lead to an extensive open plan kitchen dining room with double doors leading to a large decked area outside.. Off the hall way leads to a room which has previously been used as a bedroom but now used as a large office/workshop. This leads on to a two roomed extension currently being used as a gym and large annex bedroom. These rooms which also have a shower room and WC has it's own entrance so could be used as a separate self contained accomadation. Both these rooms have access to the outdoor decking area.
The extension built 7 years ago has a nice aspect to the rear garden and lead to pool and garden.
The overall feel of the downstairs mixes the old Edwardian features with the tasteful modern extension and is perfect for family living and entertaining on a grand scale
The stairs for the hallway lead to the first floor which has four bedrooms two of which are double size , one single and a large master bedroom to the front of the property, on this floor is a separate WC and a bath/ shower room. The hallway has a drop down wooden steps to the large attic with a large floor boarded area for storage.
The driveway has enough space for four cars comfortably and is laid with stones with borders of shrubs and plants.
The side of the property leads to the extension and possible Annex and the other side way has a gate and perfect access to the rear of the property which is ideal for access for bikes etc.
Large well established garden mainly lawn with pretty borders of shrubs and plants. Large decked area with 30' by 12 foot heated swimming pool perfect for entertaining during our balmy English summers. This pool is a hopper shaped base approximately 5.5 feet at the deep end and 3.5 feet at the shallow end.
At the end of the garden is a very large shed/workshop and an elevated revolving Edwardian summer house as well as space for clothes drying.
This house has been a lovely family home to the owners who have invested a great deal in renovating and improving the property since 2002. The house has a lovely spacious feel and has been a perfect family environment with a supportive and friendly neighborhood. The house has a great deal of charm with period features such as original sash windows, skirting boards,picture rails and ceiling roses.
The house is well situated close to the M27 corridor, Emsworth and Havant are within a mile and Warblington station and secondary school are within a short walk. The school has just been given the Ofstead 'Good' School category and in some areas Outstanding. Our daughter has attended this school which is so convenient. The very picturesque and interesting coastline is within a mile which is great for waters sports, sailing, fishing,walking or cycling. Langstone is also a short walk which offers two great Gastro pubs overlooking the pretty Langstone harbour. The house is also situated a few hundred yards from the popular Avenue Tennis and Squash club which features well kept grass and hard courts.The city's of Portsmouth and Chichester are just over ten minutes away by car and Southampton and Winchester just over 30 minutes.