St Helens, Isle of Wight

£995,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Culver View Lodge is an attractive and recently modernised property offering unrivalled views of surrounding downland AONB wildlife with gardens and paddocks extending in all to approx 6 acres. In addition there is a double garage a large driveway at the end of a sweeping tree lined approach and outbuilding offering ancillary accommodation or office space. The detached two storey house has a comfortable and spacious arrangement of five bedrooms with three bathrooms, garaging, utility room and an integrated annexe, open plan living space with balcony on the first floor provide exceptional views of surrounding countryside.

Ideally situated close to the picturesque village centre but also tucked away. With excellent coastal and country walks directly from the property and only a short walk down to the harbour quay and the causeway across the mill pond to the sand dunes of the Duver and family friendly beach. The small but vibrant village of St Helens has two village shops, two restaurants, a pub and a coffee shop, together with an antiquarian bookshop and excellent access to Bembridge Harbour, (approximately 600m distant) with extensive mooring facilities and sailing clubs at Bembridge and Brading Haven. There is easy access to a range of more extensive facilities and mainland transport links at Ryde (approximately 3 miles away) as well as a number of good beaches, including Bembridge and around Priory Bay.

Accommodation

Ground Floor

Entrance Lobby

Impressive entrance with timber doors inset within glazed side lights and plenty of space for hanging coats. Limewash wooden floorboards run throughout the hallway with a bespoke hard wood staircase.

Bedroom 3

A good size double bedroom with carpeted floors and garden outlook.

Bedroom 2

A bright double bedroom with southerly aspect and wardrobe storage with sliding mirror fronted doors.

Bedroom 1

A luxurious principal bedroom with an excellent range of built-in wardrobe storage and glazed vanity unit dressing area, a tiled walk in ensuite with shower, panelled jacuzzi bath, wall hung hidden cistern W.C. and vanity unit wash basin. Another light room with sliding patio doors onto the deck and distant countryside views.

Bedroom 5

A single bedroom with wardrobe storage.

Shower Room

A walk-in shower room with underfloor heating, wall hung hidden cistern W.C. and pedestal wash basin.

Utility Room/Gym

An extremely versatile and substantial area with access to the garage and rear door to the garden. There is plenty of storage space with cupboard housing wall-mounted Glow worm gas fired boiler and cylinder as well as worktops with space and plumbing for the washing machine and tumble dryer and stainless steel sink with mixer tap and drainer. Large airing cupboard.

Integrated Garage

With automated roller door and block paved floor. A range of heavy duty integrated shelving.

First Floor

Stairs rise to a stunning open plan space with panoramic views. With a backdrop of down land in Nunwell and over to Luccombe and Wroxall, there is also views of Culver Downs, to Bembridge airport and grazing paddocks and fishing lake in the near ground. Wooden floors with underfloor heating and spot lighting with floor to ceiling picture windows and a glazed dining area. The kitchen occupies one end with stone worktops and a breakfast bar, also incorporating an undermounted sink with mixer tap over and space and plumbing for a range cooker and American style fridge freezer. There is also a wine chiller and Rangemaster extractor hood. This is an excellent space providing sitting area, dining and also access to the fabulous terrace with glazed balustrade enjoying southerly aspect and stunning views.

Family Bathroom

With panelled bath with shower over, pedestal wash basin and W.C.

Bedroom 4 / Annexe

Situated on the ground floor with access to the living area via a spiral staircase as well as patio doors onto the garden. Ensuite shower room with shower, pedestal wash basin and W.C. This is an excellent annexe providing ancillary accommodation or an office.

Outside

Culver View Lodge has an idyllic setting within fields and gardens extending to approximately 6 acres with a southerly aspect and views achieved from its elevated position. The house is accessed via a five bar gate and tree lined approach with gardens enclosed by a post and rail fence and hedging. There are three good sized paddocks with water and gated access below the gardens and extending to the side. Beside the drive is a slate pitched roof outbuilding with log store, office and large store. There is also ancillary gated vehicular access to the road from the northern boundary of the driveway. A range of mature trees, including a willow and some magnificent oaks making it a perfect and private rural setting.

Tenure

The property is offered freehold

Services

Mains electricity and water. Drainage is via septic tank. Heating is provided by gas fired boiler with un-vented cylinder and delivered via radiators and underfloor heating on the first floor.

Postcode

PO33 1YJ

Important Notice

1. Particulars: These particulars are not an offer or contract, nor part of one. You should not rely on statements by Spence Willard in the particulars or by word of mouth or in writing ("information") as being factually accurate about the property, its condition or its value. Neither Spence Willard nor any joint agent has any authority to make any representations about the property, and accordingly any information given is entirely without responsibility on the part of the agents, seller(s) or lessor(s). 2. Photos etc: The photographs show only certain parts of the property as they appeared at the time they were taken. Areas, measurements and distances given are approximate only. 3. Regulations etc: Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property does not mean that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained. A buyer or lessee must find out by inspection or in other ways that these matters have been properly dealt with and that all information is correct. 4. VAT: The VAT position relating to the property may change without notice.

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