12 bedroom manor house for sale

Rectory Road, PO38

£750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A grand stone building which was originally the rectory to Niton
  • King Charles II is documented to have stayed here in 1675
  • Currently arranged as 8 apartments & flatlets
  • Central to the village with its shops and amenities
  • Ample parking to the front and gardens to the front, side and rear

Full description

'Stonebowe' is a prominent building in the popular village of Niton.

Built of island stone as its name suggests, it occupies the site of the rectory of the village and retains some interesting architectural features as well as a wealth of history which is recorded in the parish. The property has the possibilty of being re-arranged as one entire house, but is currently divided into apartments.

There are two 3 bedroom apartments, one on the lower ground and the other on the ground floor, four flat-lets on the first floor and two 1 bedroom apartments on the second floor. All or any of these could be retained with tenants to provide a rental income.

There are some lovely views from the property of the surrounding countryside which offers numerous beautiful walks and views of the sea can be enjoyed from the coastal paths close by.

From Rectory Road, turn into private driveway and parking for 'Stonebowe'.

Stone steps up to front door into:

ENTRANCE HALL:
Stairs with attractive turned banister to upper floors, some wood panelling, alarm system and door to:

EXAMPLE GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT:
A lovely large apartment.

Spacious hallway with windows to side.

LIVING ROOM: 15'4 x 15'1
Two sash windows to rear over-looking rear garden. Fireplace and central ceiling wooden beam. Electric storage heater.
From living room, door to:

KITCHEN-DINING ROOM: 19'10 x 14'4
A large light room with big sash windows to front and side, dado and picture rails, fireplace with wooden mantelpiece and brick surround, electric storage heater.

KITCHEN:
A fitted kitchen with large sash window to side enjoying pretty countryside views. Wood fronted base units some of which form a breakfast bar, and worktops over. Tiled splash-backs, stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap, space and power for electric cooker and fridge-freezer.

From entrance hall, door to:

BEDROOM ONE: 11'0 x 10'4
Large sash window to front with original wooden shutters, built-in wardrobes, electric storage heater.

From entrance hall, door to:

BEDROOM TWO: 11'10 x 13'4 extending to 20'2 max
A double aspect room with picture rail and sash windows to side and rear which enjoy lovely landscape and garden views. Electric storage heater.

From entrance hall, door to:

BATHROOM: 11'1 x 5'7
Two windows to side. A white bathroom suite: panel bath with shower unit over, and tiled wall, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., chrome heated towel rail.

LOWER GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT:
There is a three bedroom apartment on this floor with direct access to the rear garden.

LIVING ROOM: 24'7 x 13'5
KITCHEN-DINING ROOM: 20'1 x 14'11
BEDROOM ONE: 12'7 x 11'3
BEDROOM TWO: 11'2 x 10'6
BEDROOM THREE: 12'4 x 9'2

On the first floor there are 4 bedsits and on the second floor 2 one bedroom flats.
The lovely views of the countryside and village become ever more expansive as you reach the upper floors.

OUTSIDE:
To the front of the property there is a gravelled driveway leading through mature trees and shrubs to the hard-standing brick paved parking area. This has 9 ample spaces marked out. To the rear of the property there is a good sized garden with lawn, mature borders and an area for fruit and vegetable.

Niton village is very popular and know for its great community spirit. There is a general store, pharmacy, post office and pub as well as a household/garden and book shop.

Around the village are miles of superb walks taking you down to St. Catherine's lighthouse with the Buddle Inn nearby and along the cliff path all the way to Ventnor.


TO VIEW:
Strictly by appointment only through the vendors sole agents 01 Estate Agents.

DISCLAIMER

We have not tested any fixtures, fittings, appliances or services, including any central heating system and we cannot therefore guarantee that these are in working order.
1) Items shown on photographs in these particulars do not imply that they are included in the sale.
2) Tenures are unconfirmed unless stated otherwise.
3) Floor plans are not to scale and are for guidance as to the arrangement of accommodation only.
4) All measurements are approximate.
5) Internal square footage measurements are approximate and do not include hallways, bathroom/shower rooms or WCs.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 August 2015

Nearest station

  • Shanklin (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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17-21 High Street, Ventnor, PO38 1RZ

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17-21 High Street, Ventnor, PO38 1RZ

01983 646053 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Shanklin (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

01 Estate Agents, Isle of Wight

17-21 High Street, Ventnor, PO38 1RZ

01983 646053 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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