3 bedroom cottage for sale

Calbourne, Isle of Wight

£395,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

The accommodation is well proportioned and provides a comfortable home full of character and charm with features including a spacious, open plan living/dining space, a well-fitted kitchen, three double bedrooms (one en suite), oil fired central heating, some double glazing and large gardens to the front and rear with ample off road parking.

The area of Winkle Street, also known as Barrington Row, is famed for its row of picture perfect stone cottages and babbling brook and sits in a Conservation Area on the outskirts of the historic village of Calbourne, adjacent to the protected Westover Estate. Local footpaths provide access to Calbourne Water Mill and Brighstone Forest together with access to miles of surrounding downland and countryside. The village is often referred to as the hidden gem of the West Wight and its name derives from caul bourne meaning clear stream. In the heart of the village there is a picturesque village green bordered by attractive character cottages and stone built parish church thought to date back to 826, making the area perfectly suited as either a pretty permanent home or wonderful second home/holiday retreat in an idyllic setting. 

ENTRANCE PORCH The delightful entrance porch features fitted bench seats to both sides with a lovely panelled entrance door leading into the property.  

SITTING/DINING ROOM 26' 6" max x 13' 0" (8.08m x 3.96m) A large and welcoming reception room with windows to the front. The sitting area is formed around the open fireplace with fitted log burner style gas fire and features a pleasant shelved display recess. The dining area offers space for a large dining table and features a decorative recessed storage cabinet. 

KITCHEN 17' 0" x 7' 6" (5.18m x 2.29m) The kitchen is well fitted with a good range of kitchen units incorporating storage cupboards, display cupboards and drawers together with tiled work surfaces which provide a lovely country feel. There is a built-in electric oven with ceramic hob over, an integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer plus space and plumbing for a washing machine. To the ceiling is a feature cross beam adding to the character with a stable door to the rear garden. The oil fired boiler for the central heating and hot water is neatly tucked away in a useful tall storage cupboard. 

BATHROOM Fitted with a suite comprising WC, wash basin and a bath with shower unit over. There is tiling to most walls, a tiled floor and a window to the rear. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING  

BEDROOM 1 15' 5" max x 10' 8" (4.7m x 3.25m) A good sized double bedroom with a pleasant outlook to the front over the Westover estate. Built-in generous wardrobe cupboard. 

BEDROOM 2 13' 0" x 11' 5" max (3.96m x 3.48m) Another good double bedroom with a similar outlook to the front, recessed generous wardrobe cupboard and a feature fireplace with a decorative cast iron surround. 

SECOND FLOOR BEDROOM 3 16' 10" max x 9' 0" (5.13m x 2.74m) A pleasant bedroom with sloping ceilings featuring exposed beams. There is a small window to the side providing an outlook to Winkle Street and a dormer window overlooking the rear garden. 

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM Well fitted with a suite comprising WC, vanity wash basin and a tiled and screened shower cubicle. The dormer window provides a pleasant outlook to the rear garden. 

OUTSIDE The cottage is set in unusually large gardens for the locality, creating a harmonious balance between indoor and outdoor living. To the front is a pleasant area of garden offering an attractive approach to the property over a gravelled driveway with valuable off road parking for at least two cars. In addition there is a lawned area bordered by box hedging and stocked with an array of various established plants and shrubs including a bay tree, lavender and clematis.

To the side is a gated access to the large rear garden, with an expansive sunny lawn enclosed by a mixture of fencing and hedging with a raised flower/shrub border to one side and a timber garden store. Adjacent to the cottage is a lovely patio area, mainly laid to timber decking offering a pleasant area to sit and relax. 

EPC RATING

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agent Spence Willard. 

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Nearest station

  • Lymington Pier (7.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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Shirley House Avenue Road, Freshwater, PO40 9UR

01983 756575 Local call rate

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