A superb opportunity to acquire a house occupying extensive grounds of about 2 acres adjacent to Wootton Creek with excellent sea views and great further potential
Fairhaven Fairhaven currently comprises a single storey residence set in delightful grounds with extensive lawns sweeping down towards Wootton Creek. The excellent location provides views over both the Creek and The Solent ensuring there is an ever-changing seacape. There is unrivalled access to the adjacent The Royal Victoria Yacht Club as well as the Wightlink ferry terminal beyond with frequent car ferries providing access to Portsmouth. Nearby Wootton Bridge provides a variety of local shops, and the Lakeside Hotel and Spa. Ryde with its wider range of shops and restaurants and well regarded private school is approximately 3 miles distant and also has fast passenger ferry services to Portsmouth and Southsea. There is a pub a short walk from the property and wonderful walks can be enjoyed through the countryside including nearby Quarr Abbey.
Reception Hall Oak panelling, hardwood flooring and coats cupboard. A wide opening with concealed sliding doors opens to:
Sitting Room A large picture window provides superb views over the gardens, creek and Solent beyond. Open fireplace with stone surround and glazed door leading to the gardens. The room is extensively oak panelled with built-in cupboards.
Study Creek and Solent views, built-in cupboards.
Dining Room A characterful room with bay window, oak panelling and hardwood flooring.
Kitchen Fitted with base units with work surface. Space for oven, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher. Door to garden. Oil fired boiler.
Inner Hall Linen cupboard and airing cupboard.
Bedroom 2 A double bedroom with built-in cupboards and creek views.
Bathroom Coloured suite with bath, WC and wash basin.
Main Bedroom Suite Comprising:
Bedroom 1 A large double bedroom with sliding glazed doors opening to a terrace and the garden beyond and providing wonderful views over The Solent. Built-in cupboards.
Dressing Room With a good range of built-in cupboards.
Bathroom En-Suite Fitted with a coloured suite.
Outside The property is set in an extensive garden of approximately 2 acres that is principally laid to lawn which slopes down towards the creek.
There is a detached single garage (5.4 x 2.8m) as well a terrace adjacent to the house with views over the creek. There is a large seawater swimming pool thought to date from the 1930’s that has not been used for some years. The grounds are enclosed by mature trees and hedging providing a secluded setting with a gated access onto the seawall. Greenhouse, garden store and oil tank.
To the east of the drive is an area of mature woodland and a hard standing suitable for dinghy.
Access The property benefits from an entrance along a shared private drive off Fishbourne Lane as well a right of access along Ranalagh Drive.
There is a pedestrian access across the property along the route shown approximately by the broken black line for the owners of Ashlake Corner to access a small area of land they own adjacent to the Creek.
Services Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.
Postcode PO33 4EY
Viewings All viewings will be strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents Spence Willard.
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