All the delights of Hayling Island are just to the south of this superb property

Langstone Avenue, Langstone, Portsmouth Guide price: £795,000 (EPC Band D)   When a certain piquancy is demanded from a savoury recipe, adding bay leaf to the mix often proves worthwhile. And when it comes to adding piquancy to family life, adding a home called Bay Tree Close in Langstone Avenue, Langstone, would add a great […]

A touch of luxury in Waterlooville with stylish kitchen plus ample parking for multiple vehicles

Oakhurst Drive, Waterlooville Guide price: £465,000 Here’s a superb detached house set in one of the most requested residential areas of Waterlooville. The property has been much improved in the past couple of years and includes a luxury fitted contemporary style kitchen/breakfast room with integrated appliances including Neff washing machine, Neff slimline dishwasher and Neff […]

Little Foxes is a haven of privacy on Hayling Island

Ferry Road, Hayling Island Guide price: £995,000 Foxes, when they want privacy, go to earth. And that’s the option awaiting the new owners of a property called Little Foxes on Hayling Island. Set alongside Ferry Road, it hides behind tall gates and hedges plus a long driveway in an idyllic setting opposite a nature reserve. […]

Stay safe during the selling process

‘We want to know they are the real deal’ By Colin Shairp, director, Fine and Country Southern Hampshire   There are many reasons I could suggest you use an estate agent when selling your house but, as I don’t look like a policeman, you might think that security is not top of my list. However, […]

Have you got one of those old ‘septic tank’ thingies?

2020 deadline allows property owners to upgrade their tanks With Mike Papps, partner, BCM Rural Property Specialists, Winchester The deadline is fast approaching to meet new environmental regulations standards requiring many rural homeowners to upgrade their septic tanks. Installing a new septic tank which discharges into a watercourse has been banned for many years; however, […]

City streets of Portsmouth are paved with opportunity

  ‘Too many people concentrate on investment growth’   A report on The News’ website about the 10 most expensive Portsmouth streets in which to buy a home came as no surprise to local estate agent Colin Shairp. Colin, director of Town and Country Southern and Fine and Country Southern Hampshire estate agencies based in […]