Quietly situated just off the bustling High Street and standing in a south facing private walled garden, a fine detached family home with a sizable two storey self-contained annexe.
Built in the mid 1980's, the property has, over recent years been enlarged and reconfigured. In its current format the principle house provides for a total of 4 bedrooms served by 3 bathrooms (2 en suite). The extensive ground floor which features a ground-first floor passenger lift provides for 2 generous reception rooms, a sizable through kitchen/breakfast room and separate utility room.
At right angles is an integral double garage with a large guest bedroom overhead. The property has been enlarged to incorporate a substantial 2 storey self-contained annexe which sits to both the side and over the integral double garage.
Surrounding the property are tracts of mature lawned garden that afford a sense of privacy and seclusion which is in sharp contrast to the convenient central setting.
5 bedrooms, 4 bath/shower rooms (3 en suite), cloakroom, drawing room, kitchen/breakfast room, dining hall, conservatory, utility room, self-contained annexe, double garage, garden, high street location.
ACCOMMODATION IN MORE DETAIL Lancet style glazed door opens to:
ENTRANCE HALL With tiled floor. Small pane glazed door opens to:
RECEPTION/DINING HALL With turnaround stairs ascending to first floor. Part tiled floor. PASSENGER LIFT to corner. Access to a deep understairs store cupboard.
CLOAKROOM Suite comprising a low-level WC and wall mounted wash hand basin.
DRAWING ROOM A charming south facing reception room with a feature fireplace incorporating a flame effect gas fire set in a Purbeck surround with marble plinth and rustic wooden beam. Glazed double doors open to:
CONSERVATORY Further small pane glazed doors open to:
DINING AREA Forming part of the reception hall with a southerly aspect. 3 Wall light points. Door to:
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM With feature wide bay to fore. Fitted with a comprehensive range of floor and wall mounted wood capped store cupboards. Surrounding woodblock effect worksurfaces with twin bowl stainless steel single drainer sink. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Appliances comprising a Hotpoint oven and grill. 4 Ring Neff gas hob sent under a canopy fan. Space for full-height fridge freezer.
BREAKFAST SEATING AREA Currently utilised as a snug with a southerly view and glazed double doors opening to the adjacent conservatory. Further door to:
UTILITY ROOM With a range of base store cupboards. Wood effect worksurface with deep stainless steel sink. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Glazed door to exterior.
On The First Floor
LANDING Incorporating a PASSENGER LIFT. Access to a walk-in airing cupboard with gas-fired free standing boiler.
BEDROOM 1 A fine dual aspect room affording distant views out over the Solent and the backdrop of the Isle of Wight. Fitted with a full-width range of part shelved wardrobe store cupboards to an entire wall with areas of open display shelving to centre. Door to:
EN SUITE BATHROOM 1 Fitted with a suite comprising a low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with strip light shaver point over and bidet. Wood clad panelled bath with Edwardian style shower mixer. Part tiled walls.
BEDROOM 2 With access to overhead roof void. Door to:
EN SUITE BATHROOM 2 Fitted with a modern white suite comprising a low-level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Wood clad panelled bath with Edwardian style shower mixer. Heated ladder style towel rail.
BEDROOM 3 With distant views out across the Solent with the backdrop of the Isle of Wight. Fitted with a range of wardrobe store cupboards with areas of open display shelving.
BEDROOM 4 With distant views out across the Solent with the backdrop of the Isle of Wight. Access to bordered roof void with pull down ladder and dormer window and further views across the Solent.
BATHROOM Fitted with suite comprising low-level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with strip light shaver point over. Wood clad panelled bath with shower mixer. Part tiled walls.
ANNEXE Partial obscure glazed panelled door opens to:
RECEPTION HALL With turnaround stairs ascending to first floor. Small pane glazed door opening to:
LIVING ROOM/KITCHEN A splendid dual aspect room comprising:
KITCHEN Fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted soft close cupboards with areas of open display shelving. Woodblock effect worksurface with inset stainless steel single drainer sink. Appliances comprising a 4 ring Electrolux hob together with a base oven, the whole set under a canopy fan. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Unobstructed breakfast seating area. Recessed ceiling lights.
LIVING ROOM A fine dual aspect area with projecting raised plinth suitable for a free-standing raised stove. Glazed double doors opening to a courtyard garden. Glazed door to:
UTILITY ROOM Fitted with a range floor and wall mounted store cupboards. Woodblock worksurface with inset single drainer stainless steel sink. Part glazed door to side. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Door to:
CLOAKROOM Fitted with suite comprising low-level WC together with a wall-mounted wash hand basin.
SECONDARY LANDING With access to overhead roof void. Return stairs to ground floor. Door to:
ANNEXE BEDROOM 5 Door to:
EN SUITE BATHROOM Fitted with a modern white suite comprising a low-level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Wood clad panelled bath with Edwardian style shower mixer. Heated ladder style towel rail. Extractor fan.
OUTSIDE The property is approached off the High Street via Red House Mews with a remote controlled gate set on a brick pier with an adjacent pedestrian gate. The gravelled driveway provides an ample area of parking suitable for a number of vehicles that leads in turn to an INTEGRAL DOUBLE GARAGE with twin up and over doors.
Enclosed on all sides by a substantial brick wall the property affords a high degree of privacy and seclusion. Adjacent to the rear elevation is a full-width raised area of decking that links to the conservatory, with wide/shallow brick steps descending to a lawned garden characterised by deep, ornamental borders. Within the curtilage of the garden and within close proximity to the property is a pond whilst screened from the house is a useful STUDIO/SUMMER HOUSE with power and light connected and a part glazed SUMMER HOUSE set on an area of decking.
SERVICES All main services are connected. The services and equipment remaining with the property have not been tested by John D Wood & Co. and we are unable to verify that they are in working order.
FIXTURES & FITTINGS All items usually denominated as fixtures and fittings, apart from those mentioned specifically in these particulars, are excluded from the sale.
DIRECTIONS The property is located behind our office on the High Street located at the end of the drive approach.
VIEWING Strictly By Appointment by John D Wood & Co.