4 bedroom detached bungalow for saleMain Road, Havenstreet
- Beautiful family home in just under 2 acres
- Occupying a Fraction Under 2 Acres
- Charm, Character, Spacious & Versatile Acc.
- Barn, Stables & 'Turn Out' Sand Paddock
- Positioned on the Fringes of Firestone Copse
- Private Sweeping Driveway
Character, charm, spacious, versatile, tasteful décor, location and further potential are just some of the many features of this beautiful detached family residence. Constructed in the early1800's and sympathetically extended in the 1900's 'Ashells' has been refurbished over the years to provide this attractive cottage style chalet bungalow which occupies just a fraction under 2 acres with large barn, stables and 'turn out' sand paddock. It is also believed that the grounds originally housed three large greenhouses where carnations where grown for Cunard. The accommodation is warmed by gas central and is fully double glazed with each window framing the far reaching countryside views. Stylish and contemporary interior comprises a most welcoming bay fronted entrance vestibule with wood burning stove, impressive 'L' shaped dual aspect lounge/diner with decked balcony and feature brick fireplace with gas stove, fitted dual aspect kitchen with original pantry, utility room, office, three bedrooms and shower wet room on the ground floor with the top floor having a master bedroom, bathroom and walk-in dressing room. The private and secluded grounds are approached via a private driveway taking in the stunning views across neighbouring fields towards Firestone Copse providing a most desirable Sylvan setting.
Havenstreet is a picturesque rural village located equidistant from the islands principle towns of Ryde and Newport, which host a comprehensive selection of amenities. Closer still is the village of Wootton where one will find the nearest main shop. For steam enthusiasts, the isle of Wight Steam Railway Museum, along with station which was built in 1926. 'The White Heart Inn' literally at the end of the private driveway provides good local fayre.
Double glazed front entry door to:-
ENTRANCE VESTIBULE 14' 2" x 14' 11" (4.32m x 4.55m) Bay fronted double glazed window. Feature wood burning stove. Built-in storage cupboard to alcove with shelving above. Part panelled walls with period dado. Stairs to first floor with under-stairs storage also housing the electric metre. Deep skirting boards. Phone point. Two radiators. Doors to:-
DINING ROOM 10' 10" x 10' 11" (3.3m x 3.33m) Double glazed window to the front. Stripped wood floorboards. Deep skirting boards. Radiator. Large opening to:-
LOUNGE 22' 2" x 14' 0" (6.76m x 4.27m) A lovely dual aspect room with double glazed window to the front, double glazed bay window to side with window seat and double glazed double doors to the side opening to a raised decked balcony overlooking the fields rowards Firestone Copse. Large brick fireplace with gas stove providing a homely focal point. Stripped wood floorboards. Deep skirting boards. Television and telephone points. Wall lights. Three radiators.
KITCHEN 10' 9" x 14' 4" (3.28m x 4.37m) Also enjoying a dual aspect with double glazed windows to the side and rear taking in the surrounding views. Fitted cream wall, base and drawer units with dark wood work surfaces over and attractive tiled surrounds. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit. Space for gas Aga. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Original floor to ceiling pantry cupboard. Corner cupboard also housing the gas metre. Tiled floor. Door to:
UTILITY ROOM 8' 11" Max x 6' 7" (2.72m x 2.01m) Built-in work surface with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for American style fridge freezer. Tiled floor. Inset spot lighting. Double glazed window and stable door to the rear.
OFFICE Corner cupboard housing the gas fired boiler. Built-in desk. Double glazed window to rear. Wood flooring. Deep skirting boards. Telephone point. Radiator.
BEDROOM 2 10' 8" x 14' 4" (3.25m x 4.37m) A double room with double glazed window to the front. Built-in storage cupboard and shelving. Wood laminate flooring. Deep skirting boards. Radiator.
BEDROOM 3 10' 9" x 10' 8" (3.28m x 3.25m) Also a double room with double glazed window to the rear. Deep skirting boards. Radiator.
WET ROOM 7' 3" x 9' 9" (2.21m x 2.97m) Comprising tiled double shower enclosure with rainfall shower head and glass screen, vanity sink with cupboards and shelving below and low level WC. Double glazed obscure window to the rear. Inset spot-lighting. Extractor fan. Tiled floor. Radiator.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING A galleried style landing with Velux window to the rear. Under-eaves storage cupboards. Doors to:-
MASTER BEDROOM 9' 11" x 18' 1" (3.02m x 5.51m) A good size room with slightly restricted height. Three Velux windows providing much natural light. Radiator.
BATHROOM 9' 11" x 7' 9" (3.02m x 2.36m) Comprising a chequered tiled bath, low level WC and washbasin with chequered tiled splash-backs. Two built-in storage cupboards and shelving. Tiled floor. Velux window to rear. Radiator. Door to:-
DRESSING ROOM 9' 11" x 13' 2" (3.02m x 4.01m) Currently a walk-in dressing room but could potentially provide a fifth bedroom (if required and subject to some alterations). Velux window to the side.
HEATING A wall mounted 'Vaillant' combination boiler located in the office cupboard provides domestic hot water and central heating via a radiator system. There is also a wood burning stove and gas stove.
OUTSIDE A long and private concrete driveway from the main road sweeps down and around to the front of the property leading to a bloc paved hard-standing and also a recently gravelled parking/turning area also suitable for a horse box if required. The grounds extend to just a fraction under two acres and are mainly laid to lawn with mature hedging and well established trees. Screened raised decked area prefect for outside entertaining. BARN measuring approximately 17'1" x 24'7" with light, power and plenty of storage in the rafters. Two STABLES measuring approximately 11'3 x 12'6"(each) also with electric. Two timber sheds. Two useful storage areas under the living space also with light and power. Rear gated access from the rear boundary provides access onto a public footpath leading into Firestone copse.
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