A DECEPTIVELY spacious and imposing Edwardian-style detached house close to Shanklin’s sandy beaches and the shops and restaurants or the town centre, is now on the market.

The house, being marketed by Arthur Wheeler, is in St Boniface Cliff Road, and just 100 metres from the cliff path.

The town centre, with its rail link to the mainland, is only half a mile away.

The spacious and well presented accommodation benefits from gas fired central heating and replacement uPVC double glazed windows.

Outside there is a southerly facing front garden and parking for two cars.

Also from the front, the property enjoys some sea views.

The current owners have added a new kitchen, new en-suite facility to the master bedroom and a new boiler system.

Isle of Wight County Press: The spacious lounge.The spacious lounge.

On the ground floor a porch leads to a hall with understairs cupboard.

Off the hall is a spacious lounge with some views to Luccombe.

The kitchen diner has been comprehensively refitted in recent times with white Shaker-style units and white stone effect quartz worktops with integrated drainer with stainless steel one-and-a-half bowl sink .

The kitchen also has a Rangemaster five burner gas hob and two NEFF integrated electric ovens both with hide and slide doors, one being a steam oven.

There is also a dining room/office with patio doors to a rear courtyard. There is also a utility room, cloakroom and ground floor bedroom with wet room off.

Upstairs there are five bedrooms with one having the potential to be used as an office, as well as a main bathroom..

The master bedroom has a newly refitted ensuite shower room.

Three of the other four bedrooms are well-proportioned doubles.

However, arguably the highlight of the upper floor is the balcony, which has wrought iron railings and a lovely sea view.

There is a split-level galleried landing with double glazed skylight window, picture and dado rails. There is also a pull-down ladder to storage area.

Also on the first floor is a walk-in cupboard.

Outside there is a driveway providing off-road parking for two cars.

The front garden with southerly aspect is enclosed by wrought iron railings to the front, with newly planted hedging and trees.

To the rear of the property there is a lovely courtyard area laid to patio and enclosed by fencing and a brick wall.

LOCATION: Shanklin

BEDROOMS: Five/six

PRICE: £500,000

AGENT: Arthur Wheeler

TEL: 868333