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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Near Gatcombe, Isle of Wight

Sold by Us £435,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

The Pines Occupies a quiet yet accessible rural location on a sought after country lane with an outlook over its large garden and the surrounding countryside; which provides excellent walks and cycling. The property is within 2 miles from Newport and Carisbrooke, (with a bus route from Chillerton passing within about 150 metres).

This charming detached Victorian house is believed to have been built in the 1890's and retains a series of characterful period features. Typical of the era the accommodation has good ceiling heights and large sash windows providing light and spacious accommodation. There is a double garage, parking for numerous vehicles and a large garden which makes for an excellent package. 


Entrance Porch With an ornately tiled floor and coat hooks. Original panelled front door opening to: 

Entrance Hall A light and spacious entrance to the house with deep windows providing westerly views. Parquet flooring and original staircase with hardwood hand rail to first floor. 

Sitting Room A nicely proportioned double aspect room with a bay window incorporating French doors opening to and providing an outlook over the rear garden. Parquet flooring, wood burning stove set on a slate hearth with timber surround and book shelving. 

Dining Room Antique wood burning stove with antique stripped pine fronted cupboards and shelving. Wide opening to: 

Kitchen Recently fitted with a bespoke range of units incorporating timber and slate work surfaces and thick reclaimed driftwood shelves. Rounded copper sink, space for oven. Esse solid fuel and wood burning stove with oven, hot plates and back boiler supplementing the hot water and central heating. Slate breakfast bar, oak flooring and views from two aspects. Opening to: 

Utility Room With a continuation of the oak flooring from the kitchen. There are further hardwood work surfaces and a butler sink, space for washing machine and dishwasher and built-in cupboards housing the oil fired boiler with shelf cupboard above and built-in shoe rack. Space for fridge/freezer and door to garden. 

Shower Room Largely tiled with a shower, wash basin and WC. Heated towel rail. 

Study/Bedroom 5 An attractive and versatile room with a wide south facing bay window, ornate fireplace and a range of built-in cupboards and shelving, currently used as a bedroom. 

First Floor  

Landing Stripped pine fronted cupboards and country views with potential for a small study area. 

Bedroom 1 A large double bedroom overlooking the rear garden with a period fireplace with tiled surround. 

Bedroom 2 A double bedroom with south facing bay window, period cast iron fireplace with ornate surround and built-in cupboard. 

Bedroom 3 A further double bedroom overlooking the rear garden. 

Bathroom Recently refitted with a bath with tiled surround and separate shower over, wash basin, WC and oak fronted airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder. Exposed brick work to one wall. 

Bedroom 4 A small double bedroom with country views.  

Outside A gated driveway leads to a parking area to the front of the house for a number of cars and on to a timber double garage. The principal garden lies to the rear of the house and comprises an extensive, level lawn surrounded by an array of mature trees including beech, horse chestnut and pine making for an attractive and secluded setting with views over the surrounding countryside. In the garden there is a timber garden store and a summer house. Adjacent to the kitchen is a paved terrace providing an outdoor seating/dining area. The gardens include various borders and fruit trees and a small area of woodland. In all approximately 0.65 acres. 

Services Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired boiler serving hot water and central heating supplemented by an Esse solid fuel stove. 

Post Code PO30 3EA 

Directions Proceed out of Carisbrooke by heading up Cedar Hill and going straight over the mini roundabout onto the Whitcombe Road towards Chillerton. Follow this road for about 1.5 miles and turn left into Sandy Lane, By Gatcombe Manor and The Pines is found on the right after 150 metres. 

Viewings All viewings will be strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents Spence Willard. 

Important Notice 1. Particulars: These particulars are not an offer or contract, nor part of one. You should not rely on statements by Spence Willard in the particulars or by word of mouth or in writing ("information") as being factually accurate about the property, its condition or its value. Neither Spence Willard nor any joint agent has any authority to make any representations about the property, and accordingly any information given is entirely without responsibility on the part of the agents, seller(s) or lessor(s). 2. Photos etc: The photographs show only certain parts of the property as they appeared at the time they were taken. Areas, measurements and distances given are approximate only. 3. Regulations etc: Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property does not mean that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained. A buyer or lessee must find out by inspection or in other ways that these matters have been properly dealt with and that all information is correct. 4. VAT: The VAT position relating to the property may change without notice.  

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