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  • Flat share £460-£500 pcm
  • Portswood View on map
  • SO17


Spacious bedrooms with lots of light and air in a particularly clean mixed flat share in period detached property with very well maintained garden (area = circa 4 time tennis court) for eco-minded , outdoor nature loving persons. Communally minded individuals / group queries welcomed.

Be mIndful of your digital CO2 foot print (see note at bottom)

4 Bedrooms on 1st floor WITH large kitchen-diner, 1 x bathroom /Separate WC, large landing area.

Broad Entrance Hall circa 4m x 15m with tuned piano + sofa +outside-shoes rack+ house plants, hallway dresser, coat rack, etc.

Communal Living Room, south patio with wood stove and large BBQ and large table with parasol surrounded with honey-suckle, jasmine, grape vines and bluebells, ...

This 1920s detached rustic period house (with tall ceilings, tall and wide windows, fireplaces, lots of natural light and superb huge entrance hall and south facing patio with large BBQ area, a mature garden/lawn, fruit trees, grape vines, herbs ...).

Sustainability in important: keeping to the traditional build, materials , using good quality period furniture where possible .
See some sample images.

Seeking mature, common sense endured, clean and domestically unchallenged prof/ mature student / post-grads/researcher who like it clean 'n' tidy..
Individuals wanting to buddy-up appreciate communal / eco-friendly approach to sharing encouraged.

Particular Features:

=>Communal Living Room: Stripped pine floor, with huge dining table , sofa, TV, HiFi
=> Bathroom: Antique roll-top Victorian Bath with USA "Sign of Crab" 1/4 turn tub filler , riser to porcelain shower head , telephone hand-held shower.

=> Mature garden with over 40 trees and increasing bio-diversity.

=> South facing BBQ/Patio


Internet:, with Ethernet and WiFi to each bedroom

Communal Living with TV, large dinning table

Huge Entrance Hall with reception area and piano, prof standard table football

Washer and Dryer/ GAS CH
Gas Cooker (60% cheaper than electric (=> lower CO2
emissions), better control cooking

AuPair/HouseWarden / part live-in Landlord to manage/co-ordinates property domestic essentials and permaculture garden to keep it looking seasonally good.

Parking: On-Street / residential permit and unrestricted
parking spots available.

Rooms sizes

>> 2 x large (25sqm) double rooms over looking pine and bay trees

>> 1 x huge (7mx5m) double room with angled bay
window (east facing), grapes vines(white) trained around window, over looking strawberry patch, pear tree.

>>1 x single room, south facing
garlanded with honey suckle and jasmine climbers

plus Shared Bills (estimated average full let , pa £75 - £85 pcm pp )
PLUS shared C'tax if applicable cf. subject to student exemption

> C'tax : Property is D band rated

Plus £75 pcm pp for cleaner for regular deeper cleaning of Shared Areas as Cleaning Roster System - so it always fresh and clean. Tenants expected to adhere to common sense rules - clearing up the shared areas after use leaving in same state as found . Scope for competent and able Tenant may take cleaning slot as cleaner and get paid £7Opcm.

For more details and discussion feel free to just drop me a message or call.

> Shared Bills : a facility exists to drill down shared costs to man day of occupancy so working out shared bills is easy and transparent

> Rates Quoted are for single person let: Couples are 33% extra on room rate and bills shared equally between occupants -

> Whole Group let are circa 3% cheaper on room rental rate

>Security Deposit 5weeks x gross rent registered with / TDS/DPS /.

> Students Tenants require Student Tenancy Guarantor

> References Help

>Tenancy Admin Fees = £0.00. So please help by being thoughtful about what you seek, review and complete a rental logic grid ... it will help to outline things important to you and help in prioritising your essentials. Always rent within your budget.

>Short Let rental adjustment :if less or equal to 6 months £150 i. e. 3 month short let add £150/3 = £50 to room rent

> BE MINDFUL Current CO2 levels sitting at 418ppm (256ppm was the pre-industrial level cf. Earth's "climate NASA gov / vital-signs" dashboard) :

Digital Carbon Footprint: Messaging and emails and and sending images and videos will generate carbon foot print i. e. CO2 Emissions. (All the internet routers, switches and servers along the digital highway need to be powered: A simple email generates 1.5gm of CO2, A message via 3rd party system 2.5 gm of CO2/per simple message. Images and Video just adds further load.

Note how quickly your smart phone battery drains during a remote viewing and all other devices on the pathways have to do the work and consume proportionally similar ratios of power along the digital highway.
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  • £460 pcm (double)
  • £460 pcm (double)
  • £380 pcm (NOW LET)
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