Gatehouse Road, Ashey, Ryde


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 8
GATEHOUSE FARMHOUSE A substantial and attractive eight-bedroom farmhouse retaining many original features with a two bedroom annexe, extensive gardens and pond.

Situated on the edge of Ryde enjoying a quiet, countryside outlooking and far-reaching views across surrounding countryside to East Wight. Close to shops and restaurants with excellent transport links to the rest of the Island and the Mainland.

FARMHOUSE The Farmhouse is entered via a feature entrance porch with original tiling. This leads through to a central hallway with the original staircase rising up to the first and second floors. Either side of the hallway is a large south facing dining room and principal reception room with connected garden room. To the rear of the house is a large kitchen with scullery and larder. There is a separate home office and utility room. The main staircase leads to the first floor. There is also a second staircase within the annexe.

On the first floor the accommodation comprises a master bedroom, two further double bedrooms and a single bedroom. There is also a family bathroom with bath and shower.

On the second floor, there are two large double bedrooms and two single bedrooms.

ANNEXE The eastern portion of the main house is arranged as a separate annexe with its own exterior door and connecting doors to both the ground floor and first floor. This accommodation consists of a kitchen and sitting room, with stairs leading to the first floor. On the first floor there is a double bedroom and a single bedroom, as well as a family bathroom.

THE GARDENS The property has the benefit of extensive mature gardens, including a separate orchard surrounded by mature privet hedges, lawned areas with shrubs and trees, and an enclosed patio area. Additionally there is a pond surrounded by mature trees and a substantial weeping willow.

PADDOCKS There is paddock land available by separate negotiation.

BUILDINGS There are agricultural and equestrian buildings to the west of the farmhouse that could be available by separate negotiation. Further details are available from the selling agents.

ACCESS The property is accessed from Gatehouse Road, via a private gravel driveway.

METHOD OF SALE The property is offered for sale by private treaty.

SERVICES Main water and electricity. Private drainage. Gas supply in road with Oil Fired Aga.

LOCAL AUTHORITY Isle of Wight Council, tel: 01983 821000,

COUNCIL TAX Council Tax Band G

TENURE The property is being sold freehold.

PLANNING AND OVERAGE The site is close to the key regeneration area of Ryde. The property is outside of the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the property is not listed.


PLANS, AREAS AND SCHEDULES These are based on the Ordnance Survey and are for reference only. They have been checked and computed by BCM and the Purchaser(s) shall be deemed to have satisfied themselves as to the description of the property. Any error or mis-statement shall not annul a sale or entitle any party to compensation in respect thereof.

DIRECTIONS The Isle of Wight is easily accessed by ferry from Portsmouth (Fishbourne), Southampton (Cowes) and Lymington (Yarmouth).

Additional passenger only ferry services operate between Portsmouth and Ryde, Southampton and West Cowes. From the ferry terminal at Fishbourne, turn right and follow Fishbourne Lane to the traffic lights, then take a right onto the A3054 (Kite Hill). After 0.4 miles, turn left onto Firestone Copse Road . Continue for 1.3 miles, then bear left onto Main Road. After 0.3 miles, bear right onto Stroud Wood Road (not Newnham Road or Rowlands Lane). Follow this road to Upton, then at the cross-roads turn right into Gatehouse Road. Continue for 0.7 miles-this will take you to Gatehouse Farmhouse, the entrance driveway is marked by substantial brick pillars 100 yards after the farm entrance.

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with sole selling agents, BCM.

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS BCM will supply a list on request identifying clearly which items are included within the sale, which are excluded and which may be available by separate negotiation. This list is the sole arbiter of this regardless of whether items are referred to or photographed in these particulars.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01983 828800

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