A fine detached Victorian house, well located within this popular village with parking, garage and sea views.
Atherfield House Built in 1880, this detached house set in an attractive garden with parking, garaging and sea views from the first floor provides versatile accommodation with up to 5 bedrooms and retains a range of characterful features. Aspects of the property would benefit from modernisation.
Atherfield House occupies a corner plot, adjoining the tree lined avenue of Worsley Road. The village shops are within 100 metres and the sailing club and beach café are a short walk away. Nearby Cowes provides a wider range of shops and restaurants as well as a frequent passenger ferry service to Southampton.
Accommodation A glazed and panelled front door opens to a porch with an inner door opening to a spacious entrance hall incorporating an arched opening and period staircase to first floor and with a partially glazed side door opening to the garden.
To the front of the house are two attractive reception rooms, one used as a sitting room and the other as a study, both with bay windows and with the sitting room having a gas fire. There is also a well proportioned dining room with sash window overlooking the side garden.
The kitchen is fitted with a range of oak fronted base and wall cupboards with a double oven, four ring gas hob, double sink unit and space for slim line dishwasher and refrigerator. There is a breakfast area overlooking the garden and part glazed door to:
Conservatory With uPVC double framed windows and French doors to the garden.
Bathroom Bath, WC and wash basin.
Utility Room Butler sink, cupboards, space for washing machine and wall mounted gas boiler, quarry tiled floor.
First Floor Approached via a split level landing with roof light.
Bedroom 1 A well proportioned double bedroom with bay window providing sea views over the western Solent, sealed fireplace, built-in cupboard.
Bedroom 2 A large twin aspect double bedroom with sealed fireplace, cupboard and sea view.
Bathroom Bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, wash basin, shower.
Bedroom 3 A double bedroom with sealed fireplace with ornamental surround and sash window and built-in cupboard.
Bedroom 4 A single bedroom overlooking tree lined Worsley Road.
Airing cupboard housing hot water tank.
Bedroom 5 A single bedroom/hobbies room with sea views.
Outside The property is set in an attractive garden which principally lies to the west of the house and incorporates mature borders with an array of flowering shrubs, a lawned garden and paved terrace. A gated access onto The Avenue provides parking on a driveway for two cars in front of a detached garage of brick construction (6.8 3 m x 2.75m) with an electronically operated up and over door, power and lighting.
Postcode PO31 8JL
Services Mains water, electricity, drainage and gas. Gas fired central heating.
Viewings All viewings will be strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents:
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