A bright first floor apartment in a fabulous central location overlooking the attractive communal gardens and clock tower of Peninsula Square. Queens Court was built in the 1990s on the site of the former barracks and offers a convenient location within a historic part of Winchester city centre. Offering accommodation of excellent proportions, the apartment is well laid out with the kitchen/breakfast room and living areas providing versatile space for both living and entertaining. Leading on, there is an impressive master bedroom with en suite bath and shower room with two further guest bedrooms, one of which could be utilised as a study. There is a family bathroom located off the central hallway ideal for guests or visitors when entertaining. Internally the property would benefit from updating to modern standards and offers excellent scope for the new owner to put their own stamp on the design, enhancing the characterful features such as the pillars and coving in the principal reception room. With added storage areas throughout the property and useful spaces such as the balcony, there are many elements that buyers will find attractive.
The property has a superb central and prestigious location and is convenient for the city centre and within walking distance of Winchester railway station. The property occupies an attractive position within the acclaimed Peninsula Barracks which is home to a number of military museums and a café. With close proximity to Romsey Road, it is well placed to take advantage of Winchester city's extensive amenities and excellent cultural, shopping and leisure facilities. Junction 11 of the M3 provides road access to London (about 70 miles), the South Coast and wider motorway network. Winchester mainline station (approx. 0.4 miles) provides services to London Waterloo with journey times of about one hour.
The apartment benefits from lovely courtyard views from the delightful wide decked balcony accessed from the kitchen. The property comes with one car parking space and a permit is available for a visitor parking space. The grounds of the former barracks are landscaped with flower beds, colourful shrubs, mature trees, lavender beds, paths and a water fountain.
SERVICES: All main services connected
Lease: 125 years from 1999
Service Charge: £2400pa wef 1.1.2020
Maintenance Charge: £420pa
Master bedroom with en suite bathroom
two further bedrooms