Guide price £1,425,000
Contemporary city living at its finest Lansdowne Avenue lies south of the City centre in the sought-after residential area of St Cross and is situated on the western side between Edgar Road and Christchurch Road. The house itself is tucked away off a private driveway, it is therefore a very quiet position and a pleasing level walk to the city centre along Kingsgate Road, Ridding Meads or along the River through Winchester College and into the Cathedral Close. The city has first class amenities, shopping centre, a varied range of restaurants and coffee shops, cinema, theatre and sports centre. Communications are excellent with fast access onto M3 (J9) north to London or south (J11) to the M27 coastal motorway. Winchester station is on the mainline to Waterloo and both Southampton Airport and the European ferry port at Portsmouth are within easy driving distance. A vibrant and stylish town house of pure modernistic design, the highly contemporary nature fuses together a rich pallet of materials and features a wonderful central lightwell and ingenious roof top terrace. The specification is true quality. Kitchen: modern mirror finish high gloss lacquered Leicht handless kitchen, solid quartz worktops in marble finish, Miele appliances, soft close doors and drawers, LED lighting to all units, dual temperature wine cooler and Quooker hot water tap. Bathrooms: contemporary Viega and Duravit white bathroom suites based on Phillippe Starck designs. Fittings by Hans Grohe, walk in showers, heated towel rails. Internal finishes, walnut doors, polished chrome furniture, Porcelanosa tiled flooring to ground floor, carpets to first and second floors, underfloor heating throughout. Profiled painted skirting and architraves, downlights and pendants throughout. Provision/wiring for Sky/Freeview. Intruder alarm with motion detectors. From the hall a turned staircase rises to the first and second floors. There is a fitted study with black Wenge wood finish cupboards, a possible occasional fourth bedroom. Utility room and cloakroom and at the heart of the house, a fabulous kitchen/dining/family room, in part double height, with full width sliding glass doors opening out into the exquisite gardens. The roof lights are also remote controlled. On the first floor is a beautifully proportioned sitting room and the principal bedroom suite and on the second floor, two further double bedrooms, one with a private terrace and family bathroom. The roof space provides good storage. The house is approached by a shared driveway, tarmac, leading into herringbone brick paviours within the courtyard. There is a double open fronted garage and private parking for two further cars. Two useful stores. The south facing gardens are an utter delight, incredibly green and private for a city position, professionally landscaped with a shaped terrace, Chelsea artificial grass, pleached photinia and wisteria, a fine ash tree, under planted with shrubs, geraniums, hydrangea and Japanese maple.
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