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Mizpah House


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The Old Post Office, 73 High Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7AJ

01983 300111

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Central Cowes

Mizpah House is a beautifully maintained substantial period property located in the excellently located Beckford Road just a moments walk from Cowes High Street and 2 marinas. It offers flexible accommodation over 4 stories and currently includes 6 bedrooms, - 2 of which are en suite, 2 bathrooms, 3 receptions rooms, kitchen and utility room. In addition to all of these super qualities it also has side access to a lovely terrace at the rear and then another large grassed garden that stretches along the end of the other gardens in the road.


Beautiful leaded light windows with the house name 'Mizpah' over front door opening in to:

Entrance Hall - Stairs lead to both upper floors and lower floor. Radiator.

14' 1" x 12' 7" (4.29m x 3.84m) Lovely room with original ornate fireplace with marble surround, beautiful tiled insets and hearth. Radiator. Cable television and telephone point.

15' 9" x 11' 5" (4.8m x 3.48m) A good size room with another original fireplace with inset tiles and marble surround. Radiator. Main Internet router providing WIFI access to the property. Large Understairs storage cupboard. Door to:

Fitted with a white suite that comprises panelled bath with shower screen and shower over, low level WC, pedestal wash basin and bidet. Radiator. Built-in cupboard housing a new combination gas boiler which provides central heating and hot water to the property.
Fitted with a low level WC and wash basin.

15' 9" x 14' 0" (4.8m x 4.27m) A generous double room with box bay window to the front. Ornate original fireplace with tiled inserts. Radiator. Cable TV. Door to:
En Suite, - fully tiled throughout and fitted with a fully tiled shower and 'Triton' electric shower, wash basin, low level WC (saniflow). Shaver point.

12' 8" x 11' 5" (3.86m x 3.48m) Double room with ornate cast iron fireplace. Radiator. Satellite TV. Door to:
En Suite Shower Room - Fully tiled shower room with a suite that comprises shower with 'Triton' electric shower, wash basin and low level WC. Shaver point.


15' 10" x 12' 0" (4.83m x 3.66m) Double room with built-in shelved cupboard. Radiator. Satellite TV.

14' 7" x 8' 5" (4.44m x 2.57m) Excluding door recess. Radiator. Cable TV.

Fitted with a suite that comprises of a panelled bath and shower attachment over, low level WC and pedestal wash basin. Radiator. Shaver point.

13' 9" x 12' 7" (4.19m x 3.84m) Lovely room which is currently set up as a bedroom. Stripped wood flooring throughout. Cupboard housing electric meter. Four wall lights and radiator.

12' 9" x 11' 4" (3.89m x 3.45m) A good size reception room that opens to the kitchen. Large under stairs storage cupboard with shelves. Original Victorian built-in dresser unit with drawers, cupboards and more storage to alcove. Radiator. Telephone point. Glazed doors opening to the Utility room.

11' 9" x 4' 4" (3.58m x 1.32m) Fitted with a range of floor cupboards with work surface over that incorporates a stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for drier. Double glazed windows and door that leads along the house to the gardens at the rear.
11' 4" x 7' 8" (3.45m x 2.34m) Fitted with a range of modern floor and wall cupboards with work top with coordinating tiled splash back. Electric oven and stainless steel gas hob with extractor hood over. Space for and plumbing for a dishwasher. Recessed spotlights. Laminate wood flooring. Opens to:

12' 8" x 6' 8" (3.86m x 2.03m) Gorgeous room with double glazed windows and two double glazed doors that open out to the enclosed terrace and gardens. Laminate wood flooring. Radiator. Two wall light points.

The lower ground floor can be easily converted to ‘owners flat’ at very little cost or disruption in order to be run as a B+B guest house.

MIZPAH HOUSE IS OFFERED CHAIN FREE. This is a great opportunity to acquire this very spacious and imposing town house which has been successfully run as a Commercial SELF CATERING/GUEST HOUSE BUSINESS and is offered for sale completely furnished, ready to start straight away. It has been successfully run as holiday and Events accommodation for 12 years with own website and client data base, and is ideally located in the heart of Cowes with only a 2 minute walk to Marinas, Clubs, High St. and Red Funnel Passenger service. Excellent connections to all Island attractions. Viewings are strongly recommended to fully appreciate the internal character and the charm of Mizpah House.

Details - An ideal business opportunity to be sold with or without bookings for 2016. Cowes is the centre of European Yachting with a long season of yachting events. Most participants/teams either rent self catering houses or book B+B - Mizpah House has had 12 years of successful house letting for yachting events, festivals and holiday lets and is also located close to the Marinas and High street, just a few minute’s walk from the fast speed passenger service to Southampton. Cowes, a major Island town has good connections to all Island attractions and is a perfect location for holiday accommodation. Cowes also has several large businesses in and close by who place contract workers in houses or B+B providing all year round business. St Mary’s Hospital is only a 10 minute drive and therefore Cowes is a popular location for hospital staff. Accommodation is also required for the many students and instructors of water sport and yachting academies such as UKSA. Mizpah house has its own established website . , details of Cowes accommodation opportunities for Mizpah House can be supplied on request

This property is being offered with complete quality furnishings throughout including linen and towels etc, suitable for three changes to each room. All beds except one are of a high standard Zip and Link design so as to offer complete flexibility for the accommodation layout. A full and extensive inventory will be available prior to purchase.

Outside - Pedestrian side access and access from the rear of the property leads to a paved patio area and steps down to a large garden approx 27' max x 89'. Garden Shed 16' x 10' . The large lower garden would be ideal location for a swimming pool and shower and changing chalet and is large enough for small marquee for corporate entertaining. Ideal BBQ area for entertaining 50+ guests. Further accommodation can be provided by installing 2 chalets with showers to accommodate 4 guests in each ( no planning permission needed if kept within the required sq, footage)

Kitchen Items To Be Left: - 1 washing machine
1 drier
2 dishwashers
1 multi function oven
2 fridges
1 freezer
1 built in hob
1 built in oven
Large George foreman grill

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