REDWORTH HOUSE is an elegant and extremely well presented home located within level walking distance of Appley beach and esplanade. Also close at hand are the Fastcat and Hovercraft links to the mainland making the journey for commuters to London a very agreeable time of less than 2 hours.
This handsome property stands within a generous plot that provides ample parking for several vehicles at the front and a south facing garden at the rear. The gardens have been landscaped and offer sunny terraces, lawns, a summer house and a heated swimming pool surrounded by a picket fence.
The well appointed accommodation offers a thoughtful mix of both period style with a modern twist and extends over three storeys, with a contemporary lower ground floor suite of rooms which could provide a self contained separate guest suite.
The middle and upper floors offer classic Victorian features including 11 ft high ceilings with ornate cornicing, deep skirting boards and fireplaces. The rooms are of good proportions and offer flexibility of uses and include a beautiful drawing room with a bay window affording sea views across to Portsmouth and a fabulous kitchen/breakfast room with doors that open to the landscaped gardens.
Redworth House is a superb property and should be considered when looking for a perfect home in Ryde.
ENTRANCE HALL An original arched door opens to the entrance hall, with stripped original floorboards which continue throughout most of this floor.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 31' 11" x 13' 7" (9.73m x 4.14m) A wonderful social space and the 'heart of the home'. The kitchen is bespoke with oak cabinets and a huge island with a Madagascan marble worktop. Ample space for a large breakfast table, tall bi-folding doors open out to a 'sun trap' terrace , the landscaped gardens and pool. Original tall curved 'French doors' open into the drawing room. Includes fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
DRAWING ROOM 22' 7" x 15' 9" (6.88m x 4.8m) An impressive and welcoming room with a large fireplace with marble surround and a log burner. Bay window to the front with sea views. Opening to study area.
DINING ROOM 18' 8" x 15' 11" (5.69m x 4.85m) Elegant room with marble fireplace, mantle and surround. The tall window to the front gives views acroos the boating lake to the sea.
PANTRY With space for tumble dryer.
UTILITY ROOM 8' 8" x 6' 4" (2.64m x 1.93m) Useful room with kitchen cabinets and a door opening to a wine cellar. Space for washing machine, tumble dryer and undercounter fridge. Door to the gardens. Cloakroom. Hallway leading to:
OFFICE/STUDY 13' 9" x 11' 7" (4.19m x 3.53m) Good size office with 'French' style doors opening to a private terrace and path to the main garden.
CELLAR/STORE 13' 0" x 12' 3" (3.96m x 3.73m) This room is very versatile and could also be used as a gym.
BEDROOM 7/RECEPTION 15' 9" x 11' 11" (4.8m x 3.63m) Double bedroom or extra reception room.
BEDROOM 8/RECEPTION 12' 3" x 9' 3" (3.73m x 2.82m) Double bedroom or extra reception room.
MEDIA ROOM 18' 8" x 15' 3" (5.69m x 4.65m) Popular room for most family members! Complete with 52 inch television, 'black out' blinds and reclining seats.
LANDING The staircase has ornate cast iron spindles and wooden handrail, with a tall coloured glass arch window in keeping with the original style. Doors to:
MASTER BEDROOM WITH ENSUITE 18' 6" x 15' 2" (5.64m x 4.62m) With stripped floorboards and large window giving super far reaching Solent views and ensuite shower room.
BEDROOM 2 WITH ENSUITE 15' 5" x 14' 5" (4.7m x 4.39m) Lovely room with fabulous sea views and en suite shower room.
BEDROOM 3 13' 8" x 11' 2" (4.17m x 3.4m) A double room with large window overlooking the sunny rear gardens.
BEDROOM 4 WITH ENSUITE 11' 0" x 9' 0" (3.35m x 2.74m) A double room with pretty arched window to the front and ensuite shower room.
BEDROOM 5 12' 2" x 10' 11" (3.71m x 3.33m) Double room looking out to the south facing gardens.
BEDROOM 6 12' 2" x 9' 8" (3.71m x 2.95m) Double room with views of the south facing gardens.
OUTSIDE The home sits on a good size plot with a large driveway at the front and high wall allowing privacy and a good size garage and store. There is side access to the private south facing landscaped gardens with a heated swimming pool and a picket fence surrounding it for extra safety. Other garden rooms include a pool house, potting shed and summer house.