A fine architect designed family home situated on a sought-after lane 300 metres from the beach.
Belgrave House is an attractive, particularly light and spacious house spacious that boasts an array of wonderful design and build features including a curved staircase with galleried landing, open-plan kitchen/conservatory and an indoor heated swimming pool. There are five double bedrooms, one that could be used as a separate annexe and plenty of open-plan family entertaining space. Finishes include a mix of limestone, natural and laminate wood flooring, sash windows, window shutters, ornate cornicing, stylish white bathroom suites and an exceedingly light and well-designed kitchen.
Tucked away on a tree-lined lane, Belgrave House is approached over a pillared gravel driveway. A short walk from the beach, accessed from the end of Ducie Avenue. Bembridge Harbour has extensive mooring facilities and two sailing clubs, whilst the village has a good range of shops, in addition to cafes and restaurants.
Entrance Hall/hallway Ornate arched timber storm porch above a six-panelled door with arched fanlight.
A welcoming open space with shelving and under stair W.C.
Study With spot lighting, cornice, window onto lane.
Family Room Steps down to a substantial and versatile reception room with large dual-aspect bay windows, offering plenty of light. Oak floor, shelving and spotlighting and a study area to the rear.
Kitchen Overlooking the garden, the recently installed Nolte kitchen has a range of under-counter Shaker style units. Twin bowl Franke stainless steel sinks with waste disposal unit, while the mixer tap incorporates a water filter. Gas fired Aga with electric accompanying module and gas hob over with space and plumbing for a dishwasher and American style fridge/freezer . There is a further built-in pantry cupboard housing a Vaillant boiler.
Conservatory Open to the kitchen is a superb Amdega timber-built conservatory bringing in light and lovely views of the garden. Offers a substantial dining area combined with casual seating space that suits modern family living. Electrically operated roof lights, sail blinds and limestone flooring.
Sitting Room Delightful room with arches with shelving inset either side of a fireplace, with gas fire within an iron surround, timber mantle and stone hearth.
First Floor Galleried landing with loft access, airing cupboard housing hot water tank.
There are four well-proportioned double bedrooms all with built-in wardrobes, and two with ensuite bathrooms. The principal bedroom is dual-aspect with generous space, the ensuite is modern with twin washbasins and walk-in shower. Further family bathroom incorporating walk-in shower, bath, vanity unit washbasin and W.C.
Indoor Pool Situated to the rear of the house is an indoor swimming pool measuring 34ft by 12ft with garden outlook. A Worcester boiler independently heats the pool and links to a Heatstar Andromeda complete environmental control system, providing humidity control, heat recovery for both air and pool water heating.
Utility Room With space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Further under counter storage with butler sink with mixer tap over.
Annexe Beyond the pool area is a self-contained annexe. The 2007 addition is a substantial dual aspect bedroom with high ceilings, fitted wardrobes and cupboard housing under floor heating modules and pressurised water cylinder. The annexe also benefits from a wet/shower room with wall mounted Corian basins and W.C. that also serves the swimming pool.
Outside To the front is a gravelled driveway offering parking for several cars and enclosed by a mature Griselinia hedge. To the rear is a flagstone paved patio area offering an ideal area for outdoor dining. The garden is beautifully presented with lavender beds, box hedging and a well-tended border of various shrubs, specimen trees and a vegetable garden with raised beds.
The gardens are very private with a splendid backdrop of mature trees.
Services Mains electricity, gas water and drainage. Heating is provided by a gas-fired boiler and delivered via radiators in the main house and under floor heating in the annexe.
Post code PO35 5NE
Viewings All viewings will be strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents.
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