Normal looking semi-detached house with unexpected garden for sale

A seemingly normal home has hit the market in Merseyside – but it has an unusual addition to the back garden.

The four bedroom semi-detached property sits on the corner of a cul-de-sac, on Oakwood Drive, Southport.

Although it looks like an average house from the front, in the garden is an impressive “Arctic hut”.

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The log cabin is equipped with its own fire pit and comfortable seating.

Other outdoor highlights include a lawn, patio and stone gravel area, as well as two large cabanas.

The property went on the market in January this year with Entwistle Green for £275,000.

According to sales information from Rightmove, properties in Southport had an overall average price of £226,844 over the past year.

Four bedroom semi-detached house on Oakwood Drive, Southport, with ‘arctic cabin’ with fire pit in the garden

Most sales last year were for semi-detached properties, selling for an average price of £203,618.

While detached properties sold for an average of £359,363, apartments for £131,228.

Overall selling prices in Southport over the past year are up 4% on the previous year and 10% on the 2019 high of £205,338.

Four bedroom semi-detached house on Oakwood Drive, Southport, with 'arctic cabin' with fire pit in the garden
Four bedroom semi-detached house on Oakwood Drive, Southport, with ‘arctic cabin’ with fire pit in the garden

Images taken inside the property show an entrance hall with toilet and utility room which opens into a living room and kitchen/dining room.

Upstairs are four bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom and a separate family bathroom with walk-in shower, bath and double vanity.

The attic has been cleared and could be used as an additional bedroom or family space.

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The Entwistle Green listing reads, “Tucked away in the corner of a cul-de-sac, with off-road parking for several cars and an outdoor arctic cabin with fire pit, perfect for year-round entertaining.

“Well maintained and presented throughout. In addition, the owners have adapted the attic space for an additional bedroom.

“Outside you will find a front driveway which leads down the side of the house to a side and rear garden with three garden sheds and an arctic hut.”

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