MIMOSA LODGE This substantial and beautifully presented home is situated in a sought after road in Cowes, just a short stroll to the seafront and just over half a mile from Cowes Town centre. Cowes is a historical town that is famous for its sailing events and offers a variety of local shops, pubs and restaurants as well as the Red Jet passenger ferry to Southampton with connections to London and beyond. Mimosa Lodge is also within walking distance to the pretty coastal village of Gurnard which is home to a busy sailing club, Village Green and beach, and a good choice of reputable places to enjoy a meal out.
THE ACCOMMODATION Mimosa Lodge is a beautifully presented Regency home that is arranged over three floors offering generous accommodation. With high ceilings and original features including large sash windows, fireplaces and an ornate porch it has charm and elegance in every corner. The handsome house is blessed with just over half an acre of gardens with a driveway the leads to a parking area that can accommodate several vehicles. There is also a fabulous detached garden chalet which offers extra space as a secluded alternative to the house itself with a double bedroom, shower room and open plan sitting room with kitchen.
FIRST FLOOR On the first floor of Mimosa lodge there is a grand entrance hall with stripped wood flooring and an abundance of natural light through large sash windows with ornate cornicing. The sitting room opens to another room currently used as a bedroom with ensuite and 'French' doors that lead out to a sun terrace. Lovely views of the garden can be enjoyed from this floor. These rooms could also be used as a drawing room and study.
Also on this floor is a lovely double bedroom with dual aspect windows looking out to the impressive gardens. The en suite bathroom has a bath, separate shower, wash hand basin with vanity and low level WC.
SECOND FLOOR The top floor of Mimosa Lodge is given completely to an impressive Principle Suite. Natural light floods through the 'French' doors which open to a long balcony with room for a table and chairs. There are superb far reaching views to be enjoyed from this floor across the landscaped gardens and rooftops to the Solent. The generous ensuite includes a stand alone bath, low level WC and large walk in shower with a modern floating screen.
GROUND FLOOR The ground floor of Mimosa lodge can be accessed from the front or the rear of the home. It offers a large double bedroom with fitted wardrobes in a dressing area and an ensuite shower room. The ample dining room has impressive views of the gardens that can be accessed via large double doors. A pretty fireplace with an inset log burner provides a pretty focal point to this room along with the warmth it provides in the cooler months.
The kitchen/breakfast room has a good range of 'Shaker' style base and wall units with granite work surface. there is a space for a range style oven, space and plumbing for a dishwasher and 'American' style fridge freezer. The central island provides extra work surface and storage.
The utility room is fitted with a range of cupboards with wash basin and houses the boilers and water tank.
The conservatory is a lovely addition to this home and provides beautiful views of the garden.
OUTSIDE To the front of Mimosa Lodge the home is enclosed by mature hedging and a blue mimosa tree. The driveway leads down to a parking area for several cars.
There is a self contained garden studio which offers a double bedroom with en suite and an open plan living area with kitchen. This is perfect for holiday letting, a home office or overflow accommodation for guests.
The gardens comprise of a large paved terrace perfect for alfresco dining. There are beautifully planted borders with gravel paths leading through the lawns. There is an array of mature trees and plants including mimosa, wild cherry and a wisteria tree.
OTHER INFORMATION Tenure is Freehold
Mains electric, gas and water and drainage.
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