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2 bedroom detached house for sale

Calbourne, Isle of Wight

Sold by Us £355,000

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Tenure: Freehold

The present owners have refurbished this charming cottage with the utmost attention to detail to ensure the balance was retained between the modern fittings and original character features. There are an array of exposed beams, wooden cottage doors with latch lever handles, exposed brickwork fireplaces and a number of delightful windows of all shapes and sizes.Through the gate within the picket fence to the main entrance door you are greeted into the surprisingly spacious living room, truly the heart of this home with log burner and deep recessed windows. The generous dining room sits perfectly alongside with a conservatory leading off to enjoy the splendid views across the beautifully planted garden. A fitted kitchen, separate utility area and a modern shower room complete the ground floor accommodation. The first floor comprises two double bedrooms with ample built in storage and a glorious bathroom boasts both a claw footed bath and an oversized shower.

Calbourne is a pretty, rural village, much of which is designated a conservation area and the older part of the village includes the period Church, recreation ground/centre, public house and Winkle Street. The village is situated within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with superb walks through the surrounding downland and countryside. Nearby Yarmouth and Newtown as well as the beaches of the south coast of the Island are all easily accessible being within 5 miles and there is a regular bus service through to Newport, the Island's commercial centre.  

LIVING ROOM 15' 2" max x 14' 1" (4.645m x 4.296m) The ample sitting room has an exposed brick fireplace with a log burner as its main focal point and character features including deep window sills, cross beamed ceiling, and a hexagonal window. 

DINING ROOM 14' 3" x 10' 9" (4.355m x 3.286m) A generous triple aspect room complete with brick fireplace, oak flooring and French doors into the conservatory. 

CONSERVATORY 16' 4" x 9' 5" (4.987m x 2.895m) A wonderful bright and airy space with a pair of fabulous bi-folding doors opening the room out to the rear garden. 

KITCHEN 10' 6" x 9' 6" (3.220m x 2.910m) The homely cottage kitchen is fitted with an electric oven, ceramic hob and extractor hood and comes complete with space for a dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The roll top work surfaces are perfectly complimented by the wall and floor cupboards/drawers and surrounding décor. 

REAR LOBBY with oak stable door to the rear garden 

UTILITY ROOM A useful area with space and plumbing for a washing machine and storage cupboards. 

SHOWER ROOM Well fitted with a modern suite comprising a quadrant shower cubicle, WC and a countertop wash basin on a solid wood wash stand/cupboard.  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING with a quaint feature window and large built-in cupboard. 

BEDROOM 1 14' 4" max x 13' 2" (4.382m x 4.014m) A large triple aspect bedroom with a built-in wardrobe and feature fireplace. 

BEDROOM 2 10' 1" + window recess x 9' 3" (3.075m x 2.824m) A second sunny bedroom; dual aspect with a combination of built in eve and cupboard storage and recessed window. 

BATHROOM 12' 3" x 8' 4" (3.759m x 2.562m) The spacious family bathroom is fitted with a double quadrant shower cubicle, a roll top bath and Victorian style column towel rail. 

OUTSIDE To the front of the cottage is a pretty area of garden enclosed by picket fencing and well stocked with a wide range of plants and shrubs. There is gated access both sides to the rear garden and a block paved driveway providing off road parking and access to the DETACHED GARAGE 19' 7" x 9' 4" (5.984m x 2.846m) with electric up and over door, fitted work bench and power/light.

The large rear garden is beautifully maintained and attractively planted with pleasant country views beyond. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a paved patio terrace and feature a raised decking/entertaining area complete with outside power points. External, timer controlled spotlights throughout the garden provide a lovely evening display. 



VIEWING Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agent Spence Willard. 

IMPORTANT NOTICE 1. Particulars: These particulars are not an offer or contract, nor part of one. You should not rely on statements by Spence Willard in the particulars or by word of mouth or in writing ("information") as being factually accurate about the property, its condition or its value. Neither Spence Willard nor any joint agent has any authority to make any representations about the property, and accordingly any information given is entirely without responsibility on the part of the agents, seller(s) or lessor(s).
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