A stunning period home in the rural Isle of Wight location of Freshwater, boasting extensive grounds, period features and a tree-lined driveway, is for sale for £2 million.

Described by agent Fine and Country as exquisite, the property in Court Road was restored to its former glory by its current owner.

It has large rooms, grand accommodation and many period features and sits in a secluded plot with superb views across open countryside.

Outside, the rear of the property has a vast parking area which can accommodate many vehicles and additional space in a large car port.

Isle of Wight County Press: On the market with Fine and Country, this home on Freshwater's Court Road.

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An entrance porch takes you to a substantial hallway with a beautiful tiled floor and attractive staircase.

The main dual-aspect sitting room has an attractive feature fireplace and French-style doors, leading to the front and side gardens.

The adjacent dining room enjoys a large bay window and the billiard room described as 'delightful', with sash windows and a glass atrium.

In the kitchen, there is space for a large range-style oven plus storage in bespoke wooden units and a large pantry, while the neighbouring breakfast room is lovely, with space for a long breakfast table and plenty of light.

Isle of Wight County Press: On the market with Fine and Country, this home on Freshwater's Court Road.The ground floor also houses a large study, separate cloakroom and annex space, with a bedroom, second cloakroom and private kitchen and laundry room.

On the upstairs floors, choose from no fewer than eight bedrooms and three large bathrooms.

The owner says the house has been at the heart of its community for 150 years, hosting tennis tournaments, fetes and Tennyson Society meetings, and providing a focal centre for writers, artists and debating circles.

The property also includes a cellar and store rooms and has its own tennis court.