Built in 1883, this substantial semi detached Victorian home still retains a wealth of original features such as rooms with high ceilings and fireplaces, sash windows, deep skirtings and ornate cornicing, however it would also would benefit from refurbishment and modernisation, giving a new owner huge potential to personalise the home whilst enjoying the original features. Granville Road is within easy walking distance to Cowes town centre with its array of local boutiques, cafes, restaurants, marina, seafront and Red Jet passenger ferry to Southampton. Set back from the road and surrounded by mature trees and shrubs the accommodation is over three floors and comprises of 6 bedrooms, a large sitting room with doors that open out to a terrace, dining room, utility and cloakroom, 2 bathrooms, kitchen and garage.
By Foot. From Granville Road a gate opens to a winding path that leads through the garden up to the house. The property given privacy and seclusion by the mature trees, fruit trees and shrubs. A separate path leads to a brick built summer house/ potential garden office. Steps lead up to a terrace where double doors lead into the large sitting room. Vehicular access is via Weston Road, giving access to the garage and gate opening to the rear courtyard.
The front door is located to the side of the property, opening to a spacious entrance hall with stairs to the first floor with under stair storage. Doors off to:
A fabulous room with high ceilings, period fireplaces and large sash bay overlooking the rear garden and terrace. French doors also open out to the terrace. The room can be divided by the original shutters that are currently stored in the eaves.
Currently fitted with a range of base and wall units. Space for gas oven. Windows to the side and rear. Door leads into a porch area, which can be used as an alternative entrance. Door to:
Built in full height storage cupboard to an alcove. Large fireplace. The dining room flows back into the entrance hall. Door to utility area and cloakroom.
A useful space with built in storage cupboard. Leads into the cloakroom with low level WC and wash hand basin with vanity unit. Door out to the garden.
Stairs split off at the top. To the right leads into a landing with stairs off to three bedrooms. To the left is the bathroom and one of the bedrooms.
Double room with built in full height cupboard and shelves. Window to the rear. Wash hand basin. Door into another bedroom.
Steps down to a white suite comprising of bath with shower over, low level WC, wash hand basin with vanity unit. Windows to the rear and side.
A good sized double bedroom with sash windows to the front where sea views can be enjoyed. Large period fireplace.
Another good sized double room with sash bay window to the front with Solent and harbour views. Large period fireplace.
Double bedroom with built in full height cupboard and shelves. Window to the rear.
Split stairs. Stairs to the left lead to the bathroom. To the right leads to 2 bedrooms.
Under stair storage cupboard. Further large cupboard housing the water tank.
White suite comprising of bath, low level WC, wash hand basin.
Window to the front with elevated sea views through a dornmer window. Feature fireplace. Storage cupboard in the eaves.
Window to the rear. Built in storage cupboard.
To the front of this property accessed from Granville road is a good sized garden with mature trees and shrubs creating security and privacy. Brick built summer house/garden office. Step lead up to a paved terrace. Path leads to the entrance door and to the rear of the property.
The rear of the property is accessed from Weston road. This is where the single garage is located with an up and over door. The garage has a side door leading out to the front garden. This garden also offers privacy with mature plants, tree and shrubs.
Council Tax band: F
EPC: Energy rating: F
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