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  • Bedrooms: 5
This impressive detached property was constructed in 2017 by a well regarded local developer to a high specification and is a stunning house beautifully presented throughout with tastefully decorated accommodation.

Owner's Comments

“We have loved living at Oakwood House, it is a stunning here with lots of space inside and outside for entertaining and family living. We have had many happy memories at Oakwood House and love living in Chilworth, a location that is close to the city centre and transport links but also has a countryside feel to it with lots of privacy and greenery.”


Located on a plot of a third of an acre that enjoys a good degree of privacy, it is now offered for sale with no forward chain and could appeal to upsizing or downsizing purchasers seeking a quality residence requiring minimal maintenance. The open plan kitchen/dining room is an impressive feature and the large lounge is supplemented by two further reception rooms and a spacious hallway. Five generous bedrooms benefit from two high quality en-suites and a family bathroom that feature sanitary ware by Villeroy and Boch embellished with tiling by Porcelanosa.


The entrance porch features two columns and courtesy lighting with a composite door that opens to the reception hall. This generous area creates an impressive entrance to the property and an oak framed staircase with contemporary glass panels ascends to the first floor. Quality ceramic tiled flooring flows seamlessly through to the kitchen/dining room and a coats cupboard houses the CCTV equipment. The cloakroom is positioned on the right of the hall and has a white suite. Enjoying excellent natural light the lounge boasts triple aspect windows and the enclosed glass log effect gas fire is a pleasing focal point for the room. Two sets of double doors create an excellent social flow from the hall and dining room. The TV lounge is on the opposite side of the hall and features dual aspect windows and could be utilised as a formal dining room if desired. The showpiece of the ground floor layout is the superb open plan kitchen dining/ room that boasts bi-fold doors to the patio and offering attractive views over the rear garden. The kitchen features a modern stylish range of wall and base units in a gloss white finish that are complemented by quartz work surfaces that incorporate a sink unit and a mixer tap. Fitted appliances include twin ovens, a microwave, plate warming drawer, five pan induction hob with an extractor hood over, dishwasher and a separate fridge and freezer. A side elevation window creates natural light and multi coloured background plinth and under wall unit lighting enhances the ambience of this impressive room. The adjacent utility room continues the range of units including a work surface with a single drainer sink unit and a mixer tap. Plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer are provided and a glazed door permits access to the side. There is also a hot water cylinder, wall mounted boiler and a useful double broom cupboard. The study is strategically placed at the rear enjoying views of the garden and is the perfect environment for a home office.

The first floor landing has an oak framed staircase with glass panels, a shelved linen cupboard and a large hatch with a retractable ladder allowing access to the loft space. Placed on the left hand side of the house is the generous master bedroom that features a front aspect window with plantation shutters. There are two full height fitted double wardrobes finished in gloss white with an adjacent shelved cupboard. Beautifully appointed, the en-suite bathroom has a luxurious specification comprising a deep bath with a side mounted shower mixer tap, a close coupled WC together with a wash hand basin. The double shower tray has a glass screen, shower mixer tap and a rainfall unit and the walls and floor are fully tiled. Bedroom two is found in the top right corner and is a superb guest room benefitting from a dual aspect with attractive views over the garden. The tastefully appointed en-suite shower room features a three piece white suite and continues the high specification of fittings and tiling. Bedroom three is a comfortable double and also enjoys a pleasant outlook over the rear garden. Bedroom four has a side aspect and fitted with full height wardrobes that benefit from hanging, shelving and a shoe rack. Bedroom five is larger than average and is similarly well fitted with full height wardrobes and a shelved double shoe cupboard. Exquisitely fitted with a four piece suite the family bathroom also boasts full tiling to the walls and floor.


Solid wood automated double gates are set in brick pillars with a video entry phone and open to the shingle driveway that provides parking and turning for numerous vehicles. The detached double garage has courtesy lighting and floodlighting and is positioned on the left and approached via an automated up and over door with a pedestrian door found towards the rear. The front garden has a small area of lawn with pedestrian gates on both sides permitting access to the garden.

The rear garden enjoys an attractive leafy outlook and a good degree of privacy. Predominantly laid to lawn with shrubs and two mature oak trees providing an established vista, the rear garden also benefits from a large paved patio that has broken slate edged borders with inset uplighters and is approached via bi-fold doors from the dining area. This area is perfectly positioned for the best of the summer sun and is the ideal place to relax with family and friends. Courtesy lighting and an outside tap are installed.


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 entertaining centre.

Agent's Note

This impressive detached property benefits from gas fired under floor heating to the ground floor and radiators to the first, double glazing, a security system and CCTV cameras.


Proceed in a northerly direction along The Avenue and upon reaching the roundabout head over onto Bassett Avenue. Upon reaching the Chilworth roundabout bear left (do not join the M3) and after passing the filling station filter over into the right hand lane and follow the road around to the left (sign posted Chandlers Ford. After passing Birch road the property will be found on the left as identified by our for sale board (post code for Sat Nav purposes is SO16 7LJ).

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Charles Powell

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