NEW PRICE - A spacious 3-4 bedroom detached bungalow in highly sought after position, a short walk from the beach, on Duver Road in the pretty coastal village of St Helens. The property enjoys far-reaching views over the Solent and to the mainland beyond. It is set back from the road with ample parking and a modern timber framed double garage.
A spacious 3-4 bedroom detached bungalow in highly sought after position, a short walk from the beach, on Duver Road in the pretty coastal village of St Helens. The property enjoys far-reaching views over the Solent and to the mainland beyond. It is set back from the road with ample parking and a modern timber framed double garage.
The current owners have upgraded the property over recent years to provide spacious, light and airy accommodation with generous living areas and a substantial Master Bedroom suite with dressing room and shower room en-suite.
The nearby sandy beach at the Duver is a short walk away with its safe bathing waters, cafe and views over the Solent and over Bembridge Harbour.
The present building holds potential for extension of the existing accommodation to create a proper 1st floor within the roof subject to obtaining any necessary statutory consents. Reconstruction of the roof to accommodate room sizes and heights would be necessary.
The accommodation is described below and on the floor plan:
Sitting Room with double door to the front of the property.
Dining Room/Bedroom 3 with double doors to the front of the property.
Reading Room with doors leading to the conservatory
Conservatory with fine views over the Solent.
Master Bedroom with Dressing Room and Shower Room en-suite
Bedroom 2 with bathroom en-suite
Cloakroom with WC and basin and stairs to the attic.
Attic currently set out as a workshop,
play room /occasional bedroom and storage area.
The property is approached over a gravel driveway with parking for several vehicles and a double garage. The gardens are mainly to the rear of the property and comprise areas of lawn and established flower beds. The conservatory on the rear of the property offers wonderful views over the Solent and towards the mainland.
Tenure, Fixtures and Fittings
The property is offered for sale freehold and vacant possession will be given on completion. The assumption should be that the Seller does not include in the sale any other items at the property including electrical appliances, however connected, or any other fixtures, unless expressly mentioned in these particulars as forming part of the sale, some items at the property may be available by inclusion or separate negotiation.
Services & Heating
We are advised that the following main services are connected to the property (subject to the conditions and stipulations of the relevant utility companies): mains electricity, water. Foul drainage is to a private system. Heating is via a gas fired boiler and radiators.
Band G amount payable 2017/18: £2,844.25
St. Helens is a much sought after and desirable village, located on the eastern coast of the Isle of Wight overlooking Bembridge Harbour. Offering a variety of amenities including primary school, doctor's surgery, village shops, Post Office, restaurants and public house. It has a thriving village community with regular and varied uses being made of the Village Greens including cricket. There are many superb countryside and coastal walks with sandy and sheltered beaches with shallow water being ideal for family bathing.
The village of Bembridge is situated on the eastern coast of the Isle of Wight with coastline on three sides of the village. It offers a good range of village amenities and shops, including post office, primary school, library, bank, butchers, greengrocers, a bakery and several restaurants. The village boasts two sailing clubs, Bembridge and Brading Haven with marina facilities and extensive sailing and social programmes. Newport the County Town of the Isle of Wight is some 14 miles to the West being the main shopping and commercial centre of the island. Ryde is some 5 miles away to the Northwest with connections to the mainland and London.
The town of Ryde, with mainland links, is 5 miles to the North West with the County Town of Newport being the major shopping and commercial centre of the Island being some 12 miles to the West.
The Isle of Wight
The Isle of Wight, situated off the South Coast of England, is becoming an ever-more popular location for permanent and second homes. Made popular by Queen Victoria, who had her maritime residence at Osborne House, the Island is famous for sailing in the Solent; Cowes Week; its beautiful coastline including sandy beaches and The Needles; spectacular countryside and long sunshine hours. There are now many more facilities than once was the case- Sainsbury's, Tesco, M&S and now Waitrose all have a presence as have other national chains. Communication and transport links are excellent:- regular car ferries connect with the national motorway network and fast catamarans have connections via Southampton and Portsmouth with direct trains to London Waterloo, which can be reached within 2 hours of leaving the Island shore. Government-funded schools are numerous and independent schools thrive on the Island with some children attending prep and public schools on the mainland. Leisure opportunities abound:- walking, riding, paragliding, hang-gliding, team sports, wind-surfing, sailing and other water sports, rugby, football (Newport Football Club) cricket, bowling and golf clubs. Good transport links enable day trips to the shopping centres of West Quay, Southampton, and Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth
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