4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Oakhill Road, Seaview

Sold STC £325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • SUPERB LOCATION
  • CHARACTERFUL VICTORIAN HOME
  • 3/4 BEDROOMS
  • SEA & FORT VIEWS
  • LOVELY GARDEN
  • PARKING
  • MOMENTS TO THE BEACH
  • SPACIOUS AND LIGHT
  • CLOSE TO SEAVIEW VILLAGE
  • WALKING DISTANCE TO BUS STOP

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Braeside is a lovely Victorian home set in an idyllic quiet location only moments from the ever popular beaches of Seaview. This beautiful period property built in 1895 retains many of its original features and has been home to the current owners for nearly 22 years.

Only a short stroll into the seaside village of Seaview, one can find a host of local shops, including a fabulous gallery, a beauticians, a convenience store, a ladies and men's clothing shop and a choice of fantastic well established restaurants and a café bar.
This quaint village comes alive in the summer months with various water activities, regattas and holiday makers enjoying the magnificent views across one of the country's finest and most popular coastlines. Braeside is a spacious family home and has a warm friendly atmosphere.

As you approach Braeside you will immediately be delighted with the location and how close you are situated to the beach. A well-established Mimosa tree amongst a variety of plants and shrubs compliment the entrance to your private driveway, and home. Oakhill road in Seaview is incredibly sort after with a variety of attractive residential and holiday homes, and for the first time on the open market in over twenty years we feel Braeside will command great interest suiting either criteria. The accommodation is as follows:-

External Covered Porch. A traditional porch with attractive marble mosaic entrance way with lighting.

Entrance Hall. This fabulous entrance hall measures 23ft. The attractive stripped wooden spindle staircase enjoys a gallery landing and is a lovely feature of this home. Currently the area under the stairs is being utilized as office space housing a desk, and a telephone point, this area also offers plenty of space for coats, boots and shoes.
Doors lead off to the Lounge, Dining room and the Kitchen. There is a large walk in pantry with a window to the side aspect, with plenty of fitted shelves and lighting, a further original built in cupboard with shelving and overhead storage can be found currently being used as a larder. A double radiator, concealed electric meter and fuse box and thermostat controls are all found in the hallway.

Lounge 15'3 plus bay x 13'2

The high ceilings and the large bay windows are a lovely feature in this room, offering plenty of morning sunlight. Facing towards the front aspect, with the nature reserve beyond and benefiting from views to the sea. A coal effect gas fire on tiled hearth heats this room together with a double radiator. T.V point and original picture rail.
French doors lead you in to the dining room.

Dining Room 13'3 x 12'8

A large sash window overlooks the rear courtyard and towards the garden beyond. An open fireplace has an original tiled hearth and surround, (fire place not tested) and again an original picture rail. Radiator.
Door leads to the hallway.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 13'9 x 10'5 plus 6'2 x 5'5

A lovely parquet block varnished floor runs through the kitchen areas, complementing the range of floor and wall mounted wooden cupboards and drawers. The work surfaces have neutral tiled insets, toning nicely with the cupboards, also incorporating a glass fronted display unit. The free standing gas boiler is situated in the chimney breast, whilst a radiator also heats this room. There is plenty of space for a free standing fridge and freezer. A sash window faces towards the side aspect, and a rear door leads you in to the conservatory. The kitchen is divided into two areas, with the smaller area set out for cooking and utilities. This area also comprises of matching cupboards to the main kitchen, a gas cooker point and a cream inset sink and drainer with a mixer tap over. There is plumbing for a washing machine and a window faces towards the rear aspect looking through to the conservatory. The walls are part tiled with decorative insets.

Conservatory 10'11 x 8'1 extending to 11'8

This is a lovely light room offering dual aspect windows which enjoy the mid to late afternoon sun. Triplex roofing again keeps this room light and airy. The conservatory has painted wooden frame windows and a door which leads onto the side courtyard. This is a great room to sit and relax and enjoy the abundance of wildlife and regular visitors to the bird tables. This room is heated via a double radiator, has lighting and a cupboard housing the gas meter. A useful W/C with wash hand basin and a tiny window is located off of the conservatory.

First Floor Landing.

As previously mentioned this is an attractive spacious gallery landing with doors off to all bedrooms, bathroom and separate W/C. Located on this floor is a built in airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank and slatted shelves. There are two loft hatches to areas with insulated loft space, one of these hatches is located in the separate W/C.

Bedroom 1 15'1 plus bay x 13'5

This is a fabulous light and airy spacious bedroom with high ceilings and a large sash bay window offering some lovely sea and fort views. Views can also be enjoyed towards the nature reserve which nestles just beyond. This bedroom benefits from a built in double wardrobe with hanging and shelving space. An original painted Victorian fire place, with mantle over, wall lights and radiator.

Bedroom 2 13'4 x 12'8

A large sash window offers views to the rear aspect over the garden and to the mature trees beyond. There is a built in single wardrobe with hanging and shelving space. Lovely high ceilings and a radiator.

Bedroom 3
9'8 x 6'1

A sash window to the front aspect enjoys views to the sea and the nature reserve beyond. Again this room benefits from high ceilings making it very light and airy.

Bedroom/Study 4 7'5 x 4'6

This room would suit a young child or could be utilized as office space. There is a small sash window to the rear aspect and again lovely high ceilings.

Family Bathroom 9'5 x 9'4

A superb size family bathroom incorporating a walk in shower, an enclosed panelled bath with part tiled walls and complementing pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash backs and a wall mounted mirror with lighting and useful shaver point over. A lovely feature in this bathroom is a floor to ceiling fitted cupboard with recess shelving and inset mirror, this is a very useful storage area for linen and all bathroom accessories. A sash window to the side aspect offers plenty of light. Heated towel rail.

Separate W/C

This room offers a low level W/C, a small wash hand basin and a sash window facing to the side aspect. A loft hatch offers access to an area with insulated loft space.

Outside

There is a private driveway offering parking for 3 cars. An attractive array of various shrubs and plants and the fabulous Mimosa tree all offer a certain amount of privacy to the front of this lovely home. A gated side access leads you to the rear courtyard with steps leading up to the mature rear garden. This is a gardener's delight with a variety of flowering trees, including a beautiful Camellia and Magnolia. This is a well screened garden with views towards the sea

The top end of the garden benefits from a good size workshop with windows to the front aspect and a further potting shed with dual aspect windows. This lovely garden has areas laid to lawn, a small pond and offers plenty of sunshine.

All in all this lovely Victorian home and garden have been enjoyed for many years by the current owners and their family. Braeside is charming, homely, and has a wonderful ambience and is ready to be enjoyed again for many years to come by the new owners.



Council Tax
Band E

Energy Efficiency Rating
E

Services
Unconfirmed gas, electric, telephone, mains water and drainage.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 January 2016

Nearest stations

  • Ryde St. Johns Road (1.4 mi)
  • Smallbrook Junction (1.5 mi)
  • Ryde Esplanade (1.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Ryde St. Johns Road (1.4 mi)
  • Smallbrook Junction (1.5 mi)
  • Ryde Esplanade (1.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Susan Payne Property, Isle of Wight

Odell Cottage 2 West Street Ryde Isle of Wight PO33 2NX

01983 646017 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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