A characterful Victorian four bedroom villa with open plan family living area and excellent modern interior throughout.
Hillway House Open Plan Kitchen/Sitting/Dining Room, Playroom, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bath/Shower Rooms, Covered Outdoor Dining Area, Enclosed Garden, Off Street Parking, Garden Chalet, Workshop.
Built in 1890 and retaining many period features, Hillway House is a detached family home that has been extended and finished to an exceptional standard inside and out. There is flexible accommodation with four generous bedrooms, two modern bathrooms, an en-suite shower room and a further garden chalet sits at the foot of the garden. A cleverly designed open plan living area provides an ideal space for the modern family lifestyle and opens onto an outdoor dining area and attractive gardens.
Hillway House is ideally situated close to the village center and only a short walk down to the harbour quay and the causeway leading to the sand dunes of the Duver and family friendly beach. The small but vibrant village of St Helens has two village shops, two restaurants, a pub and a coffee shop, together with an antiquarian bookshop and excellent access to nearby Bembridge Harbour, with extensive mooring facilities and sailing clubs at Bembridge and Brading Haven. There is easy access to a range of more extensive facilities and mainland transport links at Ryde (approximately 3 miles away) as well as a number of good beaches, including Bembridge and around Priory Bay.
Entrance Tiled porch way with porch and part glazed front door.
Entrance Hallway Cloakroom storage, under stair study area and playroom.
Open Plan Living Area A spacious family living area and contemporary kitchen centred around a large island unit with stone work surface space and plumbing for a range cooker, a flush ceiling Caple extractor hood over. There is a 1.5 bowl sink unit with mixer tap over and Quooker instant hot tap with wood clad splash backs as well as space and plumbing for a slim-line dishwasher and American style fridge/freezer with water dispenser. Centered around a large fireplace with live flame effect gas fire is a sitting room area and bi-fold doors to the garden. Wood flooring throughout.
Bedroom 4 Sash windows and log burner, en-suite bathroom with bath and shower over, WC and wash basin. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer.
First Floor Two good sized double bedrooms with high ceilings, sash windows, sea glimpses and ornate fireplace mantels.
Family Bathroom A bright room with views over the garden, panelled bath with shower over, corner basin and laundry shute to ground floor.
Bedroom Dual aspect bedroom with views over the garden, high ceiling and a separate dressing room.
Shower Room En-suite Shower, WC and wash basin.
Outside A covered verandah brings the open plan living space into the garden with a terrace for outdoor dining/entertaining. A paved area provides parking for several cars or boat storage. To the rear is an enclosed walled garden with mature borders, vegetable patches, fruit trees and a chicken coop, as well as a sunken plunge pool and several terraces. At the end of the garden is a 17 ft wooden clad summer house adjacent to which is a brick built workshop both with power and lighting.
Postcode PO33 1XS
Services Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage. Gas fired central heating.
Photographs Some photographs taken in 2015.