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Property history of Flat 20, Moorhead Court, Channel Way, Ocean Village, Southampton SO14 3GQ, 6th Sep 2013

Previously listed for sale on 6th Sep 2013
£510,000 - 3 bedroom flat

Property info

Property description

A unique opportunity to own this 3rd/4th floor river side duplex penthouse
apartment which includes a 10 meter mooring within Ocean Village Marina, and comes complete with off road residential parking and separate garage.

Boasting magnificent uninterrupted 180 degree views across the River Itchen and Southampton Water from the large east facing dining/sitting room balcony, this apartment sets a standard that
others can only hope to achieve.

Generous sized living space with quality fixtures and fitting throughout mean this apartment is without doubt a “one off” and deserves a closer inspection.


Nestled within the quiet private residential area to the east side of Ocean Village
This apartment will be of interest to the most discerning of purchasers looking to live in a property that is as unique as they are.


Situated in the shelter of Southampton Water, and right in the heart of
Southampton itself, Ocean Village is more than a marina, it truly is a lifestyle

Surrounded by a wealth of shops, restaurants, cinemas and bars, Ocean Village Marina offers outstanding recreational facilities.

The apartment is ideal for those who need to commute, as it is in very close proximity to Southampton City Centre, Universities, National Rail services and major
motorway links directly to London and the South Coast, as well as ferry access to the Isle of Wight, France and Spain.

Principle dimensions

Master Bedroom - 4.07m x 3.03m (13’ 9” x 9’ 11”)
Master En-Suite - 2.24m x 1.92m (7’ 4” x 6’ 3”)
Bedroom 3 - 3.80m x 2.57m (12’ 5” x 8’ 5”)
Bedroom 3 En-Suite - 2.01m x 1.85m (6’ 7” x 6’ 1”)
Dining/Sitting Room - 6.10m x 5.88m (20’ 0” x 19’ 3”)
Kitchen - 4.43m x 2.22m (14’ 6” x 7’3”)
Utility Room - 1.89m x 1.53m (6’ 2” x 5’ 4”)
Balcony - 6.06m x 1.51m (19’ 10” x 4’ 11”)
Living Room - 5.90m x 5.92m (19’ 4” x 19’ 5”)
Bedroom 2 - 5.72m x 2.97m (18’ 9” x 9’ 9”)
Bedroom 2 En-Suite - 2.16m x 1.99m (7’ 1” x 6’ 6”)

Key features

Contemporary Duplex Penthouse Apartment

Stunning Uninterrupted Panoramic Sea Views

3 Bedrooms - All En-Suite

Magnificent Views across The Itchen River and
Southampton Waters

10 Metre Mooring in Ocean Village Marina

Large Dining/Sitting Room with French doors to

High Quality Designer Kitchen

Parking Space and Garage

Telephone Entry System

Fantastic Marina Location

Quiet and Private Residence

Short Walk to the Bars and Restaurants of Ocean Village

Easy Access to Southampton City Centre


Take the stairs (for the fitter of you!) or the lift to the third floor where you will find the property located on a small and intimate landing area.

Through the front door and into the entrance way you are met with the splendour of this apartment. The entrance leads directly into the Dining/Sitting Room with doors to the left and right leading to the bedrooms on this floor.

Finished with tiled flooring, light decor to walls and ceilings, door entrance phone ceiling lighting, modern lighting
controller and the utilities cupboard housing the electricity meters and
communications infrastructure.

Master bedroom

With fantastic uninterrupted views of the river, this dual aspect master bedroom offers its new owners quality in design and finish with a walkway leading to the bedroom area.

Built in wardrobes with auto lighting, light modern decor and carpets and feature black granite wall mounted radiator.

Finished with ceiling lights and downlighters, TV point and black mirror finish sockets and switches.

Master en-suite

State of the art en-suite facility that' would feel at home in the grandest of properties.

Fully tiled floor and walls and a feature
circular/curved, wood and glass shower pod with body shower function.
Large “D” shaped white basin with modern chrome mixer tap, low level WC with soft close lid and seat.Square brushed steel contemporary wall mounted towel radiator, mirror wall cabinet with built in feature lighting and ceiling
lighting and extractor.

Bedroom 3

To the right of the entrance way is Bedroom 3, a good sized double room used by the current owners as a study. This bedroom is light and bright with a westerly aspect overlooking the courtyard.
Light carpet underfoot with light decor to walls and ceilings.
Feature black granite wall mounted radiator, built in wardrobes and dressing area and ceiling lighting.

Bedroom 3 en-suite
Modern in design and feel with an opaque window overlooking the courtyard aspect providing fresh air.
Fully tiled floor and walls with a large corner shower enclosure, wall mounted basin and chrome mixer taps and a wall mounted floating design WC.
Wall mounted contemporary round tube brushed steel towel warmer/radiator, ceiling lighting and extractor fan.

Dining/sitting room

At the heart of this contemporary apartment is the large dining/sitting room that benefits from windows and patio doors to the balcony enabling light to flood into this very sociable space.
With black stained real wood flooring. Light decor to walls and ceilings this is a stunning place to enjoy the views with friends and family two copper effect feature metal wall mounted radiators not only provide the heating to this area, they are also a great talking point.

The room has an abundance of lighting all controlled from the lighting controller in the entrance way.
The quality finish is continued with the gloss black sockets and switches throughout and a speaker system in the ceiling.
An open plan, brushed steel, glass and wood constructed lit stairway leads you to the duplex level on the fourth floor.

The sitting/dining room leads seamlessly into the kitchen where you will find a useful addition to modern living, the utility room

Utility room

Tiled floor with light decor, gloss white floor and wall cupboards, space for separate washing machine and tumble dryer and light wood block effect work top over.
Ceiling lighting and vent and heating controller.


No expense was spared when this kitchen was designed and built.
Constructed of gloss white wall, floor units and a breakfast bar all with
Contrasting black marble work tops.
There is a one and a half bowl sink with brushed steel mixer tap and a waste disposal system and a window overlooking the courtyard.
Tiled flooring, plinth lighting, ceiling downlighters finish this quality room.


This kitchen has a wealth of top quality appliances as follows:
• Built in Miele Coffee Machine
• Elica Collection Gloss Black Feature Extractor
• Large Miele Induction Hob
• Miele stainless Steel Fan Over and Grill with plate warmers
• Miele Microwave Oven and Grill Combi Oven
• Built In Miele Full Height Fridge Freezer
• Built In Miele Dishwasher


The balcony is “Just Perfect” with uninterrupted 180 degree panoramic views across the Itchen River and Southampton Water. Just imagine starting the day with breakfast on the balcony watching the boats navigating the waterways which are directly below you.

The balcony is constructed of dark wood with a decked floor and smoked glass panels.
There are three wall lights, helping to extend those warm summer evenings.

Stairs to the second level

The open plan brushed steel, wood and glass lit stairway leads you to the second level of this luxurious apartment. Where you will be amazed to find a Living room, Bedroom 3 with En-suite and Storage Room.

Living room

A dual aspect room in the eaves of this modern contemporary apartment, used by the current owners as an audio/visual room. Large windows in the roof giving fantastic views of the river and Velux windows to the courtyard aspect.

The room is decorated in light colour with light carpet underfoot there are exposed beams in the roof giving this room extra character and that certain wow factor.
There is a feature black granite wall mounted radiator, ceiling lighting and downlighters and digital wireless heating controller.This room is pre-wired for digital sound.
Central heating boiler, hot water tank and eaves storage.

Bedroom 2
This double bedroom has the benefit of overlooking the river from the roof line Velux window and therefore has stunning views which are completely uninterrupted.
The room has light carpet and decor throughout with light wood wardrobes and matching units.
There is a black granite wall mounted radiator, ceiling lighting, eaves storage cupboards and black glass sockets and switches.

Bedroom 2 en-suite
Fully tiled to floor and walls this en-suite has a fully fitted white suite comprising of:
• Low Level WC
• Wall mounted “D” basin with stainless steel mixer tap
• Modern square bath

There is a contemporary square tube brushed steel towel radiator, Velux window, ceiling lighting and extractor.


Adjacent to the ground floor entrance there is a garage with up and over door, power and lighting with private parking space to the front of the garage.


An unusual and very sought after commodity, is the mooring with is located in Ocean Village Marina.

Tenure - Leasehold - 972 years remaining

Estate maintenance charge £1026.65 (semi annually)

Ground Rent
£1.20 pa

Mooring Rent £231.05 pa

Annual Block Rate £1500

Council Tax Band E =
Approx £1768.36pa

Viewing by appointment through Marina Life Homes ltd

All measurements quoted are approximate and are for general guidance only. The fixtures and fittings, services and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. These particulars are believed to be correct, but their accuracy is not guaranteed and therefore they do not constitute an offer or contract.

See details for Flat 20, Moorhead Court, Channel Way, Ocean Village, Southampton SO14 3GQ when it was last marketed:

2013 6th Sep 2013

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