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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Forest Road, Sandown

Under Offer £335,000

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This charming 1930’s three/four bedroom chalet bungalow in beautiful Winfordis for saleCHAIN FREE! It is such a fantastic opportunity for purchasers to acquire a lovely countryhome in a stunning, quiet location with far reaching viewstowards Brading Down. Thereare many wonderful features inside and out that include: a very generous L-shapedlounge/dining room with beams and an exposed brick fireplace giving that homely feelingwith lots of room for sofas and a large dining table, an ultra-stylish modern kitchen withlight gloss units incorporating a double ceramic sink, aninduction hob, a built-in oven andintegrated appliances. There is a separate utility, a library area, a study, a beautifuldownstairs bath and shower-room with a luxury whirlpoolbath and three upstairsbedrooms–one with an en-suite. Other benefits are: gas central heating,UPVC double-glazed windows with some original windows and doors and a generous paved driveway withspace for several vehicles.

The fabulous rear garden is approximately fifty metres long with several outbuildings, apond, numerous seating areas and mature trees, shrubs and flowers in abundance, givingyear-round interest and colour. It truly is a tranquilcountry garden filled with wildlife andthere is ample room to grow your own vegetables complete with agiant water-butt.

The village of Winford is picturesque and there are many country walks along the lanes andfoot paths to nearby Borthwood Copse, Alvestone Garden Village and Newchurch. There isa local bus stop in the road where the number 8 bus takes you to Sandown with its stunningbay and golden sandy beach just a short ride away or to the county town of Newport in theopposite direction. Other local amenities are Amazon World, Thompson’s garden centreand other plant nurseries.

The property would suit a growing family or a couple who like to spend leisure time in thegarden. It is a great place for children or pets to play inas it has a good-sized lawn, and isfully enclosed.

ENTRANCE PORCH

To the front of the property is a porch with double-glazed windows and a Georgian-styledoor providing open views of the garden. Inside are wall lights, a shelf with storageunderneath and a lovely pebbled floor. The main red wood-framed door has frosted andshaped glass panels and black door furniture with a central bellpress. The door opens intothe lounge.

LOUNGE/DINING ROOM

21’3 X 13’4 extending to 23’10 (into dining room).This generous room is very homely, yet bright. The exposed brick fire surround with anefficient gas coal-effect fire has a country charm, this incorporates a wood beam and has ashelf over. The hearth of terracotta tiles is complementing,and the central pillar of exposedbrick, the ceiling beams, picture rails, and the attractive panelled turning staircase add muchcharacter to this room. Natural light flows in from threeaspects as the double-glazedwindows with fitted blinds illuminate the whole area giving an uplifting feeling. There areviews over the front garden, boundary fencing with shrubsand select housing. There isample space for sofas and other furniture. The dining area has room for a large table andchairs that is great for whole family dining and entertaining. In the chimney which iscurrently capped, is a charming little Victorian fireplace,the recesses are useful for storage.A very high quality resilient vinyl flooring with reinforced layers is ideal for everyday wearand tear in this busy room, especially suitable if one has dogs. There is an under-stairsstorage cupboard, a room thermostat and a TV aerial.

KITCHEN19’7 x 7’

Recently installed are these fabulous built-in gloss white floor and wall mounted cupboards,with elegant porcelain door handles and walnut butcher’s block style wooden worktops.Incorporated are soft-close drawers (some deep), a swing-outcorner unit, attractive glazedunits with useful under lighting, a double ceramic butler sink with chrome mixer tap over,an induction electric hob with a stainless-steel splash-back and a chimney hood that isducted to outside, a built-in electric oven and separate microwave/grill, an integrateddishwasher and two integrated fridge-freezers. The decor is modern in duck-egg blue withbrick-style grey textured tiles over the worktops. Above the doorway is a little shelf andthere is a tall radiator fitted. The double-glazed window above the sink has a lovely view ofthe back garden with its abundant flowering trees, shrubs andflowers, and the red barn-style door has a cat-flap fitted. Just to note that all the kitchen appliances are warranteduntil September 2020. This truly is a lovely kitchen which flows beautifully to the garden.BEDROOM TWO10’10 (into recess) x 10’This well-lit room makes a lovely spacious downstairs bedroom.The double-glazed windowwith fitted blind, to the front aspect overlooks the driveway, beautiful oak tree, gardens andselect houses. There is chimney recess space for storage, a picture rail and paintedfloorboards.

INNER LOBBY/LIBRARY AREA

8’6 x 5’10Between the lounge and kitchen is a little library area that could be used as an extension tothe kitchen, a snug for reading or as a children’s homework area. It offers much versatilityand has lots of storage space, plus a tall radiator. The continuity of the high quality vinylflooring compliments this area too.

BATHROOM

A very stylish contemporary bathroom that has a luxury white suite incorporating: awhirlpool bath with a central mixer tap housed in wood panelling, a shower cubicle with awhite tray fitted inside an attractive pebbled plinth with a bubbled-glass cube-brick wall andinset shower with two shower-heads (one an overhead rainfallstyle), a designer bowl-shaped pedestal washbasin with a free-standing mixer tap over anda low-level WC–allwith chrome fittings. The decor is soft green with white wood panelling to the walls andceiling. A splash-back of natural coloured tiles is fitted under the dado rail and the floor ismarble-effect vinyl. In the shower area is a border of pebblymosaics to complement theplinth. The obscured window to the side aspect is doubleglazed and there is a tall radiatoron one wall.


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  • Shanklin (1.8 mi)
  • Sandown (2.3 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Lake (1.7 mi)
  • Shanklin (1.8 mi)
  • Sandown (2.3 mi)
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