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Hilton Road, Cowes

House - Detached

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

01983 300111

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  • Super Gurnard location
  • Substantial & versatile detached home
  • 4/6 bedrooms
  • Sitting room with bespoke open stone fireplace
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • 2/4 reception rooms
  • Family bathroom and shower room
  • Large garden
  • Driveway parking and car port
  • An unfinished project

Is a large detached 4/6 bedroom home that has been extended in recent years to provide spacious and flexible accommodation over 2 floors, sitting in a good size plot in the very popular coastal village of Gurnard. This property is offered for sale CHAIN FREE

'Verona' is situated in the beautiful coastal village of Gurnard, just two miles from Cowes with it's connections to the mainland via the Redjet foot passenger service and vehicle ferry from East Cowes to Southampton and connections to London. Gurnard has always had a super community spirit and offers amenities including two super local pubs, a church, coffee shop, convenience store and an excellent local primary school. The local picturesque village green and beach with row of photogenic green beach huts is but 10 minutes walk away as is the lively local Sailing Club. There is a bus stop a short walk away from the property and the island coastal path together with many other walks and trails all all easily accessible too.

An enclosed porch area with UPVc door opens to the open plan entrance hallway and sitting room.

Sitting Room
A cosy space with bespoke stone open fireplace with mantel and hearth providing a beautiful focal point.

A room with box bay window to the front, carpet and radiator. Currently used as an office, but could easily be another bedroom. Beautiful multi pane gothic style window offering borrowed light through to the sitting room.

Formally a bedroom with a box bay window to the front with a radiator. This room is WORK IN PROGRESS with exposed floorboards and some re-plastered walls.

Boot Room/Possible Utility Room
Currently WORK IN PROGRESS, a super useful space with a separate cloakroom and wall mounted Vaillant combination gas boiler and door to the side garden area. This would make an excellent boot room or store room.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Fitted with a Magnet range of white 'high gloss' base and wall units with a granite countertop with
inset one and a half bowl basins and 'Swan head' mixer tap. Integral dishwasher, space for a range oven and American style fridge/freezer. Gorgeous red 'Esse' wood burning range oven with back boiler that along with the combination boiler provides heating to the home via radiators. Black slate floor. Opens to:

A great size conservatory that connects the sitting room to the kitchen with Travertine tiled floor with black slate inlaid floor. Double doors open to the large rear garden. Door to:

Utility Room
A great size utility room, which has also been used as a 'hot house' to grow vegetables and plants. Large antique butler sink with hot and cold taps. Plumbing and space for both a washing machine and tumble dryer underneath countertop.

First Floor Landing
Gorgeous bespoke staircase leads up to the spacious landing area with a beautiful wall mural of an oak tree by local artist Mike Rodriguez, together with small gothic style window giving 'borrowed light' to one bedroom. Loft access Doors to:

As are all the bedrooms, a generous double room with two windows to the front, radiator and carpet.

A double bedroom with two windows to the front, radiator and carpet.

A double room with dual aspect windows to both side overlooking the church and to the rear overlooking the garden. Radiator and carpet.

A large bathroom with bath, low level WC and wash basin mounted onto a bespoke oak counter top. Chrome heated towel rail, black slate floor and frosted window to the side.

Shower Room
Fitted with a large curved shower cubicle, low level WC and wash basin. Radiator, frost window to the side.

Principle Bedroom
A really stunning room with vaulted ceilings and decorative rough edge oak beams. Light is in abundance through two Velux windows, a window overlooking the rear garden and a port hole window above. 'Heatstore' hot water cylinder which provides hot water for the family bathroom and the shower room. . Radiator and carpet. Bespoke solid wood door to:

En Suite
Smart ensuite with a large walk in shower, low level WC and wash basin. Radiator and frosted window to the side.

Verona sits centrally in the generous plot with plenty of block driveway parking to easily accommodate up to 3/4 vehicles and also has an enclosed car port to the side. Wood store to the front and large wooden work shop with double doors at the rear. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a large terrace area adjacent to the conservatory.

Other Information
Verona has many unique touches, especially where the owners have a love of natural wood, you will find really lovely features of this around the house including window sills made of cedar, beech, oak and macrocarpa and the staircase fashioned from American Elm, Douglas fir and pitch pine.

*There are some parts of the property and rooms mentioned that would require finishing, the Building Control 'sign off' certificate will be in place for a purchase, please discuss with agent*

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