1 bedroom apartment for sale

Bonchurch, Isle Of Wight

Sold STC £195,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

3 Westfield Mansion Reputably built as a hunting lodge for Queen Adelaide, the impressive Westfield Mansion is situated in an elevated position with wonderful views and a distant backdrop of down land behind. The property boasts an array of period features throughout with stained glass atrium and mosaic tile flooring in the communal area and in the apartment a superb detailing of plasterwork on the ceilings, original floor to ceiling windows complete with window shutters, door furniture and brass work. Refurbished and decorated to an excellent standard, the electrics are modern with integrated audio speaker system, underfloor heating in kitchen and bathrooms and remote operated dimmer lighting.

Westfield Mansion is situated in the enchanting village of Bonchurch which is steeped in history and largely comprising early Victorian stone villas, on the southern slopes of St Boniface Down and with various sandy bays below, including Monks Bay. A short walk away is the excellent Bonchurch Inn, whilst Ventnor's town centre is also within a short walk providing an array of shops and restaurants as well as beachfront cafes and a fish market. The delightful Botanical Gardens have a range of sub-tropical plans that thrive in the area's excellent micro-climate.  

Accommodation  

Open Plan Living Room Formerly the morning room of the lodge, this magnificent room is light with southerly views through floor to ceiling French doors which open onto the covered veranda. There are high ceilings and ornate coving together with a modern fitted kitchen, comprising wall and under counter units with tiled splashback, integrated electric cooker oven, microwave, four ring gas hob with extractor over and 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap over. Integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Underfloor heating and large storage compartment situated above the bathroom. 

Bathroom A modern suite incorporating panelled bath with shower attachment over, wash basin, heated towel rail and W.C. Underfloor heating. 

Sitting Room/Bedroom A generous space overlooking the gardens and out to sea. The original bow French doors to the front provide a glorious view and allow plenty of light in. This room is currently arranged with a mezzanine bed level situated over the en-suite, shower room and built in wardrobes offering opportunity for the space below to be utilised as a comfortable seating area and/or study. 

Shower Room Underfloor heating, corner shower and heated towel rail. 

Cloakroom Vanity unit with inset wash basin, heated towel rail and W.C. 

Wardrobe Deep built in mirror door wardrobes 

Mezzanine Bed Level Galleried landing and space for two double beds. 

Utility Store Room A separate room on first floor is provided for sole use with this apartment and has plumbing for a washing machine, built in fridge additional wall and under counter kitchen units and further storage space above. This space is accessed via a door to the old service staircase or through a door from the main staircase and lobby. The current owners also benefit from a 50% share of the use of an additional bike storage room for approximately £80p/a.  

Services Mains electricity, water and gas. Drainage is to a private system. Heating is provided by gas fired boiler located behind a bespoke shelving unit in the main living area and delivered via radiators. There is electric underfloor heating in the shower room, bathroom and kitchen. 

Tenure The property is offered with a new 999 year lease and a share of the Freehold. The service charge which includes buildings insurance and contribution to a maintenance fund for the building and gardens is approximately £1,300p/a with a contracted management company. A recent substantial overhaul has been carried out to include resurfacing of the carpark, and decoration of the communal areas which is currently ongoing. Routine maintenance in the communal areas and outside is undertaken regularly. 

Parking Allocated parking space close to the front door. 

Outside A communal garden is there for the use of residents and there is a covered veranda directly outside the property with original tiled floors and ironwork supports and which achieves an excellent garden outlook and sea view.  

Postcode PO38 1RH 

Viewings Strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents Spence Willard. 

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Nearest stations

  • Shanklin (2.6 mi)
  • Lake (3.5 mi)
  • Sandown (4.8 mi)
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Grove House Sherbourne Street, Bembridge, Isle Of Wight, PO35 5SB

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01983 646087 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Shanklin (2.6 mi)
  • Lake (3.5 mi)
  • Sandown (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Spence Willard, Bembridge

Grove House Sherbourne Street, Bembridge, Isle Of Wight, PO35 5SB

01983 646087 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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