2 bedroom detached house for sale

Embankment Road, Bembridge, Isle Of Wight, PO35 5NR

£375,000

Property Description

Key features

  • DETACHED MARINE FRONT HOME
  • EXCELLENT POSITION ON BEMBRIDGE HARBOUR
  • VIEWS OF THE HARBOUR AND SOLENT
  • SCOPE FOR DEVELOPMENT (STPP)
  • SET ON A GOOD SIZED PLOT
  • SPACE FOR PARKING AND BOAT STORAGE
  • CHAIN FREE

Full description

HARBOUR FRONT PROPERTY.
Originally constructed as a Pilots house for Trinity House, this marine front home is set in an excellent position on Bembridge Harbour with views of the harbour and Solent beyond. Built in 1939 the bungalow was to house a marine chandlery and marine pilot"s accommodation of bedrooms and office with an integral garage and a basement air raid shelter.
The property currently comprises large open plan sitting room and dining room with views of the harbour, kitchen, 2 double bedrooms and bathroom, with a large basement area underneath which opens out onto the rear courtyard.
The house sits on a good sized plot with lots of space for boat storage and parking as well as low maintenance for entertaining.
This is a rare opportunity to purchase a home in this location, just a short stroll from both the Sailing Club and Yacht Club, with the scope for development (subject to planning consent) and which has not been on the open market for over three decades. Pilots House is offered for sale chain free.


Entrance Hall 
With a double glazed door and 2 windows to the side. Stairs to the basement and doors to the bathroom and cloakroom. Cupboard housing a Vaillant gas boiler. Tiled walls and floor, radiator. Glazed French doors to:

Open Plan Sitting Room and Dining Room 
39' 7'' x 13' 6'' (12.09m x 4.14m)
This large room is full of natural light and has stunning views over Bembridge Harbour and the Solent. Fitted electric fire, TV point and telephone point. Radiators, electric panel heaters and fitted carpet. Door to the bedrooms, kitchen and lobby.

Kitchen 
15' 4'' x 8' 9'' (4.7m x 2.69m)
Fitted with wall and base units with work surfaces over, and inset sink unit and tiled surrounds. Window to the rear and door to the rear with steps down to the garden. Gas cooker point, plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine and space for a fridge. TV point, electric panel heater and tiled flooring.

Bedroom 1 
11' 8'' x 8' 9'' (3.56m x 2.69m)
A double room overlooking the rear. TV point, radiator, electric panel heater and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2 
11' 6'' x 8' 9'' (3.51m x 2.69m)
A double room overlooking the rear. TV point, radiator, electric panel heater and fitted carpet.

Bathroom 
Fitted with a panelled bath, wash basin and WC. Window to the rear, heated towel rail and tiled walls and floor.

Lobby 
Accessed from the sitting room the lobby is fully tiled and gives access to the side of the property.

Basement 
The basement area can be accessed from the house and via the courtyard.
Currently this area is split into large storage rooms, a working sauna, and a plunge pool, double shower and WC (which need plumbing in).

Outside 
There is gated access via both sides of the property, with parking and boat storage to one side and vehicle access to the other leading to the rear garden.
The rear courtyard is hard landscaped for ease of maintenance and is divided into an entertaining area with a Winter Garden and open fire and a boat storage area.

Additional Information 
Heating: A gas fired boiler provides domestic hot water and heating via panelled radiators.
Council tax band: A
EPC rating: D
Tenure: Freehold
Services: Mains gas, electric, water and telephone. Drainage is via cess pit located in the rear garden. The drains and cess pit have been replaced this year.

MISREPRESENTATION ACT 1967. PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTION ACT 1991.
Turnbull IOW Ltd, for themselves and Vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars, although believed to be correct, do not constitute any part of an offer or Contract, that all statements contained in these particulars as to this property are made without responsibility and are not relied upon as statements or representations of fact and that they do not make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever to this business. An intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correct

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Brading (2.2 mi)
  • Smallbrook Junction (3.0 mi)
  • Sandown (3.3 mi)
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Turnbull & Maton Estate Agents, Bembridge

3 Foreland Road, Bembridge, PO35 5XN

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01983 646072 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Brading (2.2 mi)
  • Smallbrook Junction (3.0 mi)
  • Sandown (3.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Turnbull & Maton Estate Agents, Bembridge

3 Foreland Road, Bembridge, PO35 5XN

01983 646072 Local call rate

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