Ruby House is a charming Grade II* Listed period two bedroom townhouse, situated in a picturesque road in the heart of Old Portsmouth, adjacent to Portsmouth Cathedral. The property, amongst other uses was formerly an ale-house known as 'The Ruby' which dates back to the 16th century and is blessed with a character all of its own with an abundance of period features. All rooms are a generous size, offering very versatile living accommodation briefly consisting to the ground floor of an L shaped living room with feature original fireplace and four dual aspect sash windows, L shaped kitchen/breakfast room with integrated appliances and access to a small courtyard, cloakroom with vanity unit and access to the cellar which is underneath the living room and hallway. On the first floor is the L shaped bedroom and with access to roof terrace from the landing with views to the Spinnaker Tower. On the second floor is the main shower room and a further double bedroom with en-suite shower room and fitted cupboards. To fully appreciate the true ambiance of this house, a viewing is essential. Call Network Sales Estate Agents on 02392 658040.
Smoothed ceiling. Glazed leaded panelled door to front aspect with glazed feature window over. Original fireplace with inset gas fire. Door to cellar which has restricted head height housing gas and electric meters and consumer unit. Sliding door to:
Smoothed ceiling with inset spot lighting. Contemporary cloakroom suite with low level WC vanity unit with wash hand basin and modern mixer tap over. Extractor fan.
Smoothed ceiling. Four glazed sash windows to front and the side looking over to the cathedral. Feature fireplace with ornate mantle piece, marble hearth and inset gas fire. Two radiators.
Smoothed ceiling . Two double glazed panelled doors to side courtyard and small double glazed window. The spacious integrated kitchen has a range of wall and base level units with roll edge work surface over, 1 1/2 sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over, appliances include an inset Smeg gas hob and double oven and matching built in microwave, integrated fridge/freezer and also benefitting from under floor heating with digital thermostat.
Smoothed ceiling. Glazed sash window seat to front aspect. Three fitted wardrobes, original 16th century fitted cupboard with shelving and airing cupboard with gas boiler, further cupboard with built in bookshelves above and stairs to second floor with cupboard under. Double glazed UPVC door leading to the roof terrace.
Smoothed ceiling. Glazed sash window seat to front aspect and two sash windows to the side, overlooking the Cathedral gardens. Two radiators.
Decked floor with wooden balustrades. Enclosed by neighbouring property walls and views across to the Spinnaker Tower. Outside tap.
Accessed from the original stairwell with exposed brickwork. Smoothed ceiling with inset roof window. Door to bedroom two and the shower room.
Smoothed ceiling with inset extractor fan. Double glazed tilt and turn window to front with two original stained glass windows at the sides. White shower suite comprising; double glass shower cubicle with bar mixer and shower attachment over, low level WC an wash hand basin with two drawers under and mixer tap over.
Smoothed ceiling. Built in wardrobes and storage cupboard. Dual aspect double glazed windows to front and side which also overlooks the Cathedral gardens. Radiator. Door to:
Smoothed ceiling with inset spots and extractor fan. Shower cubicle with folding glass screen with bar mixer and shower attachment over. Vanity sink with mixer tap over and cupboard under. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiled to principle areas.