3 bedroom property for sale

Augusta Road, Ryde, Isle Of Wight. PO33 3AT

Sold STC £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER AREA
  • CHARACTER AND HISTORICAL PROPERTY
  • 3 BEDROOMS
  • PRIVATE GARDEN
  • PARKING
  • TOP FLOOR APARTMENT
  • ACCESS TO BEACH
  • SPECTACULAR VIEWS

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

This top floor apartment is full of character and history, the property benefits from having its own private garden and parking.

History
Very few homes can be associated with significant figures from history but this property certainly can. Built in c1820 and once the holiday residence of John Seely also known as General Jack Seely famous for his and his warhorse Warriors role in WW1 and their instrumental part in history.
General Seely was well known as Galloping Jack and had very close ties with the Isle of Wight, as a schoolboy he spent many of his holidays here on the Island and was a close friend of Winston Churchill. Most famous for his and Warriors role in WW1 he led one of the last cavalry charges in history at the battle of Moreuil Wood in March 1918. Most recently his horse Warrior dubbed the horse the Germans couldnt kill was awarded the Victoria Cross for animals.
This apartment encompasses the entire top floor of this property including one of the bedrooms located within the tower.
Berwick Lodge is a Grade II listed building and is a mid 19th Century large house in a free Gothic style. The property having a gable end slate roof and the north front of the property has two gabled bays with the addition of fleur de lis finials, saddle stones and kneelers. At the West end a square tower with stepped crenellation is a key feature and forms part of this apartment.
The property has lozenge glazing bars to the windows.


Bedroom 1 (3.94m Max x 3.96m Max or 12' 11" Max x 13' 0" Max) 
Window to front with lozenge glazing bars with views to the Solent. Night storage heater with wooden over mantle. Television and Internet point. Door to:

Single Bedroom/Office (3.05m Max x 2.03m Max or 10' 0" Max x 6' 8" Max) 
'Parva Cubiculum', sloping ceilings, window south facing aspect with lozenge glazing bars. Built in wardrobe cupboard and drawer units. Door to cupboard containing water tanks.

Bedroom 3 (4.23m Max x 2.62m Max or 13' 11" Max x 8' 7" Max) 
Located in the tower of the property with windows to south front aspect with lozenge bars and views to the Solent. Night storage heater.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (3.73m Max x 3.30m Max or 12' 3" Max x 10' 10" Max) 
Window to south facing aspect. Fitted wall, drawer and base units with work surfaces over and tiled splash backs. Stainless steel sink unit, Built in electric oven and grill with electric hob and extractor hood over. Space and plumbing for dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Cupboard housing electric meter. Night storage heater. Tile effect laminate flooring, space for dining suite. Exposed feature stone wall.

Lobby 
Cupboard with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.

Inner Hallway 
Storage space and window to south facing aspect, skylight. Steps to:

Bedroom 2 (4.47m Max x 3.15m Max or 14' 8" Max x 10' 4" Max) 
Double bedroom with skylight and side aspect window with lozenge glazing bars. Sloping ceilings, night storage heater, television aerial point. Internet point.

Lounge (8.39m Max x 3.89m Max or 27' 6" Max x 12' 9" Max) 
South aspect window which allows a great deal of light into the room and spectacular views to the Solent and towards Ryde Pier. There is storage space in the Eaves and two night storage heaters within the room.

Bathroom 
Bath with electric shower unit over and shower screen, washbasin, high level WC. Part tiled and panelled walls, stainless steel heated towel rail, extractor fan and shaver point. Bathroom containing cupboard housing immersion heater and large airing cupboard. Night storage heater and additional wall mounted heater. Window to front with lozenge glazing bars with views of the Solent.

Outside 
Approaching the property is via a graveled circular driveway with allocated parking for one vehicle. Gated access leads to the private garden for this apartment.

Additional Information 
Leasehold approximately 842 years remaining.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 May 2017

Nearest stations

  • Ryde Esplanade (0.4 mi)
  • Ryde Pier Head (0.7 mi)
  • Ryde St. Johns Road (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Pier Estate Agents, Isle Of Wight

183 High Street, Ryde, PO33 2PN

01983 646001 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Ryde Esplanade (0.4 mi)
  • Ryde Pier Head (0.7 mi)
  • Ryde St. Johns Road (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Pier Estate Agents, Isle Of Wight

183 High Street, Ryde, PO33 2PN

01983 646001 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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