Basil Green, Orton Longueville

£185,000 OIRO
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Property Summary

BASIL GREEN is approached from Shrewsbury Avenue via Newcastle Drive and forms part of the established and popular Orton Longueville residential district of Peterborough located about 2 miles south-west of the city centre. Local amenities include neighbourhood shopping facilities and both primary and secondary schools. Nene Park, with its wide range of leisure facilities is within walking distance and Serpentine Green shopping centre, with a Tesco superstore, is also within a few minutes' drive.

THIS EXTENDED 2/3 BEDROOM SEMI-DETACHED CHALET-STYLE HOUSE, which is believed to date from the 1960s, has brick elevations with an interlocking tiled roof. There is a later single-storey rear extension and the property has low-maintenance eaves soffits.

THE ACCOMMODATION is as follows (N.B. All dimensions are approximate) :-


Entrance Hall: 7' 9" x 6' 2" (2.36m x 1.88m). uPVC entrance door with obscured and leaded double glazed top panel and with obscured double glazed panels to one side. Fitted carpet. Twin radiator. Telephone point.

Lounge: 14' 9" x 9' 11" (4.5m x 3.02m) narrowing to 8' 9" (2.67m) at chimney breast, but excluding door recess. uPVC double glazed window with front aspect. Fitted carpet. Fireplace with marble surround and "coal-effect" fire. Twin radiator. TV aerial lead. Wall light point.

Dining Room/Bedroom 3: 15' 7" x 8' 11 (4.75m x 2.72m). Fitted carpet. Radiator. TV aerial lead. uPVC double glazed sliding patio door to rear garden.

Kitchen: 10' 7" x 7' 6" (3.23m x 2.29m, including under-stairs Pantry. uPVC double glazed window with front aspect. Walls part-tiled. Vinyl flooring. Worktops with inset stainless-steel sink and with drawers and cupboards under. Wall-mounted cupboards with concealed lighting under. Wall-mounted "Vaillant Eco-Tec Plus" gas-fired boiler serving central heating and hot water. Twin radiator. Plumbing for washing machine. Electric cooker point. uPVC side entrance door with obscured double glazed top panel.

Bedroom 2: 11' 10" x 8' 7" (3.61m x 2.62m), excluding door recess. uPVC double glazed window with rear garden aspect. Fitted carpet. Radiator.


Staircase: Fitted carpet.

Half Landing. uPVC double glazed window. Fitted carpet. Store cupboard.

Landing: Fitted carpet. Trap-door to roof-void.

Bedroom 1: 16' 4" x 11' 4" max (4.98m x 3.45m max). uPVC double glazed window with front aspect. Fitted carpet. Twin radiator. TV aerial lead. Two eaves storage cupboards.

Bathroom: 7' x 6' 2" (2.13m x 1.88m), excluding cupboard over stairs. uPVC obscured double glazed window. Fitted carpet. Panelled bath with tiled surround and mixer tap with shower attachment. Pedestal hand-basin. Close-coupled W.C. Twin radiator.


Brick Garage: 19' 9" max. x 9' 1" max. (6.02m max. x 2.77m max.) Up-and-over door. Electric power. uPVC double glazed window.


Front Garden: Concrete drive to garage providing off-road parking for several cars. Lawn. Security lighting.

Enclosed Rear Garden: Paved patio, lawn, flower borders, ornamental shrubs and trees.


Viewing is only by prior arrangement through this Agency.

Leave Peterborough city centre via the Town Bridge and turn right at the traffic lights onto Oundle Road. Go straight on at the traffic lights at the junction with Sugar Way then turn left at the next set of traffic lights into Shrewsbury Avenue. Take the first right turn into Oakleigh Drive, follow the road round to the left and pass Newcastle Drive. Basil Green is then the second turn on the right and this property is on the right.


We are informed by the Vendor that the property is freehold and that vacant possession will be given on completion of sale. 


It is understood that all mains services are either connected, or are available for connection to the property.


Band 'B' payable to Peterborough City Council.


None of the appliances or services has been tested and prospective purchasers must satisfy themselves that they are in working order. The floor plans included in these particulars are intended as an approximate guide only and their accuracy is not guaranteed.

The Agents for themselves and for the owner of this property hereby give notice that: (1) These particulars do not in any way constitute an offer or a contract; (2) Any intending purchasers/tenants must not rely on the statements made in these particulars as representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their correctness as they are made without acceptance of any responsibility on the part of the Agents or the owner; (3) No representation whatever in relation to this property is made or given by the Agents or the owner, nor has any person in their employment any authority to make or give any such representation or warranty.