5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Campfield Road, East Cowes

Sold STC £248,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Lovely 3/5 Bedroom Home Including An Annexe
  • Popular Location Whippingham Heights
  • Beautiful Private Gardens To Front & Rear
  • Covered Parking For Two Vehichles
  • Superb Far Reaching Countryside Views
  • Workshop/Utility Room & Studio/Office
  • Large Sun Room/Conservatory
  • Fabulous Sun Deck
  • Tasteful Interior Decoration Throughout
  • An Absolute Must To View

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A delightful 3/5 bed semi-detached chalet bungalow built c1983 which incorporates a self-contained annexe is for sale in the beautiful area of Whippingham. It is set in a quiet cul-de-sac and has lovely far-reaching countryside views over farmland to the rolling hills beyond.
It has many interesting features and benefits that include; tasteful interior decor throughout, a spacious family lounge, a bright, warm and fully insulated sun room (that is a fantastic area to dine in all year round and has a little utility area and adjoining cloakroom), gas central heating, UPVC double-glazing, a new modern fitted kitchen with a fantastic range cooker, and a family shower-room with a new walk-in wet area.

Outside are wonderfully landscaped and secluded gardens and a lovely summerhouse/artist studio with an adjoining utility and workshop area - great for the DIY enthusiast. To the rear of the property is valuable off-road parking for 2 cars under a sheltered carport and a useful shed to store bicycles and garden furniture, plus an additional parking area to front of the property.

The fabulous self-contained annexe has its own private entrance and garden, lounge, kitchenette, bathroom, double bedroom, under floor heating with separate mains electricity and energy-saving lighting. The annexe could become an integral part of the main house. The utility area is located to the rear of the summer-house.
The area of Whippingham has lovely nature trails in the countryside and by the coast. Nearby is historic Osborne House where Queen Victoria and her family lived, and Barton Manor with its farm dating back to the Norman Conquest and is mentioned in the Doomsday survey of 1086. There is much to delight any historian and nature lover in this area. East and West Cowes provide lots of good shopping and easy access to Southampton via car and passenger ferries.
This lovely family home offers much versatility and has many interesting features.

Wisteria surrounds the entrance walls of the porch adding lots of character. The double-glazed door opens to reveal part-exposed brick walls and a lovely archway leading to the hall and stairs. The area is light-filled due to two double-glazed windows - a large one to the side aspect and another frosted decorative window to the front by the door. Both have a deep wooden shelf under. There is a double radiator, ceiling light and space for shelving. Inside the hall is a doorway to the lounge and one to the annexe (currently not in use). There is ceiling lighting and stairs with a fitted handrail that lead to the first floor landing.

LOUNGE 21'02 x 10'9
The fully glazed wooden door to the lounge is Georgian style with bevelled glass panes and leads into this very spacious room. A generous double-glazed window to the front aspect overlooks the pretty front garden full of flowers, trees and landscaped hedges and double-glazed sliding doors open into the bright sun room creating a fabulous flowing family space. There is a feature electric coal-effect fire fitted to one wall adding a warm focal point to the room. There are two radiators, TV, telephone and power-points, ceiling and wall lights, coving, and a thermostat fitted.

KITCHEN 11' x 10'11
Recently renovated fabulous built-in white floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers with complementing new granite-style worktops and under cupboard wall lighting incorporating; a new composite granite style 1 bowl sink unit with chrome pull-out mixer tap over, new Flavel Milano 100 dual-fuel range cooker with two ovens, separate grill and storage compartment, large chimney hood extractor over, new integrated dishwasher, new integrated fridge freezer and additional under-counter integrated freezer. There is a useful breakfast bar. Fitted to one wall is a Worcester combi boiler with an adjacent extractor vent. A large window to the rear aspect overlooks the sunny conservatory and pretty garden beyond. A built-in under-stairs cupboard with bi-fold doors has useful shelving and hanging storage space, it also houses the electric consumer unit. The white brick-shaped tiled splash-backs have a contrasting grey dado border that is complementing to the whole kitchen giving a contemporary modern appearance, especially with the natural stone floor tiles. There are numerous power-points, gas and electric points and a gas meter.

CONSERVATORY/SUN ROOM 18'06 reducing to 14'06 x 11'11
This wonderfully bright and generously sized room faces east and catches the morning sunlight. It is a great place to start off the day taking breakfast while admiring the view. There is ample room for a large table, chairs and garden furniture that look out over the flower-filled landscaped garden through large double-glazed windows to the rear aspect. The room is warm all year round due to rock-wool and plasterboard insulation. The additional poly carbonate roof windows add lots of natural lighting. There are fitted blinds to the windows with a unique hand-painted feature. A little utility area has plumbing and power for a washing machine and dishwasher housed under a unit with useful worktop space. There is a door to the adjoining cloakroom and a UPVC double-glazed door to the garden.

The cloakroom has a white modern vanity unit with double doors and a washbasin over and a low-level WC, both with chrome fittings. A large window to the rear aspect has a fitted blind for privacy. The room is warmed by a tube heater that is operated with a timer outside in the conservatory. There is a fitted mirror shelf and light.

The landing at the top of the stairs benefits from natural light through 2 double-glazed windows. There is access to the insulated and boarded loft via a ceiling hatch and loft ladder, where there is useful storage space. Doors lead off to all bedrooms and the shower-room. A feature arch leads to the master bedroom and bedroom 3.

MASTER BEDROOM 11' reducing to 8'6 x 10'9
A lovely room with character due to a sloping ceiling. The large double-glazed window overlooks the green at the front of the property, pretty gardens, select housing and distant hills. There is a double radiator and an under-eaves built-in storage cupboard with hanging space. TV and power-points are fitted and there is a textured ceiling.

BEDROOM 2 14'4 reducing to 11'10 x 7'9
Another character room with angled ceilings and a feature arch with louvre cupboard doors offering further storage space. There is a further built-in large under-eaves cupboard and a recess area providing ample storage. A generous double-glazed window to the front aspect has picturesque views of the green, select housing, pretty gardens and distant hills. There is a textured ceiling, a radiator, TV and power-points.

This adorable east-facing room has fabulous far-reaching countryside views through a UPVC double-glazed window to the rear aspect. It also incorporates a separate area with a white low-level WC and a vanity sink unit with a storage cupboard underneath and a mirror with light over - both with chrome fittings. The bedroom has a textured ceiling and a radiator.

The fabulous modern suite comprises; a rectangular sink with waterfall mixer tap over, a double walk-in shower cubicle with sliding glass doors, an inset shower over a white tray with luxurious marble effect walls and surround, and a low-level WC - all with chrome fittings. There are natural shades of tiled splash-backs to the wall. A large chrome heated towel rail with a dual heating timed electrical element is fitted to one wall and a useful shelf unit with white tiled splash backs incorporating a decorative border. A UPVC double-glazed window to the rear aspect overlooks the beautiful fields and rolling hills beyond. The ceiling is textured.

The annex has its own private entrance that can be accessed through the carport and gate to the rear of the property. It has an enclosed private garden with an artificial lawn, a decked seating area, post-box and security light.

LOUNGE 10'7 X 9'11
UPVC double-glazed doors open into the bright and cosy east-facing lounge and further UPVC double glazed windows adjacent to the doors bring in an abundance of natural light and overlook the rear garden. There is ample room for a sofa, additional furniture and a dining area. The natural coloured tiles on the floor flow through to the kitchen and bathroom with under-floor heating. The thermostat is fitted to one wall. There are TV and power-points, wall and ceiling lights, coving and smoke alarm fitted.

This bright compact little kitchen has a vaulted ceiling incorporating a Velux window that provides an abundance of natural light. The range of floor and wall mounted cream coloured units have light beech butcher's block effect worktops and incorporate; a cream composite 1 bowl sink unit and a pull-out mixer tap, space for a microwave oven and separate electric hotplate on a free-standing unit, there is also space for a fridge plus freezer compartment. The walls are fully tiled in a light marble-effect with a natural coloured dado border. There are ceiling spotlights, extractor vent, smoke alarm, coving, power-points and an electric consumer unit. A frosted glazed door leads to the bathroom.

BATHROOM extending to 13'4
Fabulously spacious modern room with a white suite comprising; a bath enclosed in a white panel with an inset mixer shower and curved curtain rail over, a pedestal washbasin with a mirror, shelf and light over and a low-level WC. All with chrome fittings. A frosted double-glazed window to the front aspect has a decorative floral pattern. There are ceiling spotlights, two extractor vents, coving, a heated towel-rail and natural coloured wall tiles with a mosaic dado border. A door leads into the bedroom.

A double room with a corner cupboard housing hanging and storage space. There is a radiator inside to keep linen fresh. The double-glazed window to the front aspect overlooks the pretty front garden. There are power-points, a ceiling light, coving and a smoke alarm fitted.

The front of the property overlooks the green and there is ample parking space for visitors. Greenfields is set back from the road and can be reached through the beautiful west-facing front garden surrounded by a clipped boundary hedge that sweeps over the ornate metal gate, giving privacy and intrigue. Through the gate is a little haven of tranquility with apple trees, a raised rockery, a lawned area flower beds and shrubs. A seating area catches the evening sun. There is an area for bin storage and security lighting is fitted, plus a water-butt.
To the rear of the property is a very pretty landscaped garden with a large decked seating area to catch the sun for most of the day. There is a nominated space for a 3 meter pull out sun blind. There is space for large garden furniture and flower tubs. There are raised beds for easy gardening and a variety of plants, trees and shrubs including fuchsia, sweet-pea, honeysuckle and a mature pear tree. The outside tap and water-butt provide easy watering. Blue slate shingled areas add contrast. The lawn is artificial with space for a washing line and a path leading to the paved patio and outside buildings. The garden is enclosed by clipped hedges and fencing, with security lighting to light the way to both entrances.

STUDIO 10'3 x 9'10
This lovely cosy space is currently used as an art studio but could be used as an office or just as a summer-house for lounging. It is fully insulated with power and lighting. A double-glazed window to the front aspect overlooks the garden next to the double-glazed patio door. There is plenty of storage space and room for a fridge-freezer. A door to the back of the room leads into the workshop and utility room.

The workshop area has power, work-benches and shelving. The utility incorporates a worktop with a stainless steel sink with chrome taps over and space with plumbing and power for both a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is a coin operated electric meter fitted to one wall. A double-glazed Georgian-style window overlooks the carport. There is strip lighting fitted to the ceiling.
The double carport joined onto the studio and workshop/utility is accessed from the road leading to the community garage area, which is lit with an off security light useful on dark nights. It is a tubular metal construction covered with tarpaulin. Inside is a useful tap for washing vehicles, bin storage and two gates - one to the garden of the main property, studio and workshop/utility, and a separate one to the garden of the annexe. Through the carport behind the workshop/utility is a shed with electricity, shelving and storage for bicycles.
With so much to offer, this highly desirable family home with its opportunity to command a generous income from the annexe, will attract many purchasers. A viewing is highly recommended.

Photo's of the Annexe are yet to be taken.

Council Tax Band A (Annexe) B (Main dwelling)

Energy Efficiency Rating C

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Ryde Pier Head (4.7 mi)
  • Ryde Esplanade (4.7 mi)
  • Ryde St. Johns Road (5.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Ryde Pier Head (4.7 mi)
  • Ryde Esplanade (4.7 mi)
  • Ryde St. Johns Road (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Susan Payne Property, Isle of Wight

Odell Cottage 2 West Street Ryde Isle of Wight PO33 2NX

01983 646017 Local call rate

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