Harnham Road, Salisbury
- Substantial, semi-detached house
- 4 bedrooms
- 2 reception rooms and garden room
- Bathroom and cloakroom
- Front and rear gardens
- Double garage and off street parking
Property SummaryA substantial, semi-detached period house, with a south-facing garden, located within walking distance of the city centre.
Entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, garden room, cloakroom, four bedrooms and bathroom. Detached double garage, brick built garden store, driveway and gardens
Built in 1926 of red brick and rendered elevations beneath a clay tiled roof, No. 129 Harnham Road is an attractive and substantial, period, semi-detached house, providing flexible and well-proportioned accommodation. Internally the property retains the original doors and also benefits from a detached double garage, with adjoining driveway, providing off-road parking for three vehicles. It also has a good sized, south-facing, rear garden which has been well designed and planted with a greenhouse, a wildflower meadow and vegetable patches.
Within Harnham itself, there is a good range of day to day facilities including a post office with convenience store, two hotels with restaurants, tennis courts, an infant school, a junior school and several churches, clubs and societies. There is a pleasant walk through the world-famous Cathedral Close to the centre of the city which hosts a good range of educational, leisure, cultural and shopping facilities and also has the mainline station with London Waterloo (journey time approximately 90 minutes). Salisbury also supports a well thought of Playhouse and twice weekly charter market and there are regular bus services from Harnham to both the city centre and nearby Salisbury District Hospital. The house is also within walking distance of the hospital, Cathedral and various schools. Salisbury has also recently been voted as the best place to live by The Sunday Times.
The house is approached from the driveway via the front garden to the front door. This opens into the:
This is welcoming, with the stairs to the first floor and a large cupboard below (with the fuse board and electricity meter), large pantry cupboard, window to the side and doors to the majority of the ground floor accommodation.
Of a good size, with a large bay window to the front. A gas fire is set into a carved stone surround and hearth, with cupboards built into both sides of the chimney breast. Television point.
Spacious, with room for a dining table and associated furniture. A gas fire stands in the chimney breast. Television point and glazed door (with matching windows to both sides) to the:
With glazed double doors leading to the garden. Tiled floor.
Fitted with a coloured suite of WC and a pedestal wash basin. Wood effect, laminate floor, half height tiled walls, chrome, ladder style towel radiator and two obscure glazed windows to the front and the side. This has previously been used as a bathroom, and it is felt that this could be reinstated, if required.
Well proportioned and fitted with a good range of worktops incorporating a 1½ bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit (with a mixer tap above) and a four burner, Stoves, gas hob (with an extractor hood above), and wooden high and low level storage units. Stoves electric double oven, space and plumbing for a washing machine, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Amtico floor, tiled splashbacks, window and obscure glazed door to the rear garden. A cupboard contains the Potterton Promax SL gas fired boiler for domestic heating and hot water.
Stairs from the entrance hall lead up to the:
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
With an access hatch to the loft space (with a pull-down ladder and electric light, this is capacious size and has been mainly boarded out). Doors to all the first-floor accommodation.
NB: Please note the accommodation has been listed in order of viewing, rather than size.
A double bedroom with a window to the side.
Well fitted with a white suite of panelled bath (with a mixer tap and wall -mounted shower above), WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Airing cupboard (with an unvented hot water cylinder, immersion heater and slatted shelving), wooden laminate flooring, tiled splashbacks, towel rail, access hatch into the loft space, wall mounted, Dimplex, electric heater and window to the rear.
A large, double bedroom with a range of built in wardrobes, with sliding doors, and window to the rear. Telephone point.
A light double bedroom with a large window to the front.
This is a well-proportioned room which is currently used as a study, with a window to the front, built in wardrobe and telephone point.
The front garden has been hard landscaped for ease of maintenance with mature trees and a flower bed containing mature planting, it is enclosed by low, timber close-boarded fencing with an inset pedestrian gate, to the front and low level, mature beech hedging to the sides. A further timber gate leads to the shared drive, which gives access to the shared gravelled parking and turning area. Detached double garage (measuring 16’ x 15’10” and with two up and over doors, electric power and electric light) and adjoining tarmac driveway. In total there is off road parking for three vehicles and behind the garage is a turfed composting and storage area. Here there is a rarely used shared right of access for the owners 125, 127, 129 and 131 Harnham Road, leading back to Folkestone Road. From the concrete driveway a wrought iron gate gives access to the rear garden. There is a brick-built garden store (measuring 9’9” x 7’10” with electric power and light, a good range of shelving and obscure glazed window). Immediately to the rear of the house is an area of paved terrace providing plenty of space for external sitting and dining, beyond this the garden has been separated into “two rooms” and is mainly laid to lawn. Inset ornamental pond, space for a greenhouse, fruit and vegetable patches, wildflower meadow and deep flower beds containing mature planting. Outside tap. The rear garden is enclosed by a mix of timber and close-bordered fencing, block walling and low-level wire fencing.
All main services are available.
Band E. Charge for 2019/2020 – £2,378.46
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