7 THE AVENUE THIS UNIQUE & SUPERBLY PRESENTED property is located in a quiet road in the popular coastal village of Gurnard, a few minutes drive from the sailing town of Cowes which enjoys fast speed connections to Southampton and London.
Originally a sweet Victorian cottage, its now more than doubled it's size with a recent extension that blends perfectly with the old- retaining original features but now with the addition of a huge open plan living space with modern kitchen and two more double bedrooms, both with smart ensuites.
The attention to detail continues in the outside areas, - whilst at the front there is a pebbled driveway for two cars, the southerly gardens at the rear follow a coastal theme and are landscaped using rustic sleepers, with vegetable beds, a large garden store and a superb raised terrace from which to enjoy western views of the Solent and the legendary Gurnard sunsets.
ENTRANCE HALL Victorian entrance porch opens to the entrance hall with tongue and groove panelling to half height. Staircase with wooden ash treads lead up to the first floor. A pretty arched window looks through to the living area and gorgeous gardens. Doors to:
OPEN PLAN KITCHEN, LIVING & DINING ROOM Simply stunning space: over 34 ft wide and arranged in a large 'L' shape with Nolte kitchen to one side, a large dining area and spacious living area. This whole space is filled with an abundance of natural light through a combination of two large skylights, two sets of bi folding doors and one set of sliding doors which all open out to the impressive landscaped gardens. The kitchen has been well designed with Neff integral appliances that include an electric oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, induction hob and stylish extractor hood. A long kitchen island with a stylish stainless steel basin and drainer separates the areas and provides more storage cupboards.
UTILITY ROOM & CLOAKROOM Useful room with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer under a counter top, stainless steel basin and drainer. Wall mounted cupboards. Door to cloakroom with low level WC and recessed wash hand basin. Cupboard with pressurized hot water cylinder and space for household items.
RECEPTION ROOM Large sash window to the front, radiator and grey wool carpet. Open fireplace.
RECEPTION ROOM Large sash window to the front, radiator and grey wool carpet.
BEDROOM Large sash window to the front, radiator and grey wool carpet.
BEDROOM Double bedroom with large sash window to the front and window to the side with far reaching views across the countryside to the western Solent. Original Victorian fireplace. Grey wool carpet and radiator.
LANDING Large storage cupboard also with access to the loft.
FAMILY BATHROOM Fitted with a contemporary style suite which comprises of a large 'P' shaped bath with shower over, wash basin with storage underneath and concealed cistern low level WC. Large sash window to the rear overlooking the gardens.
MASTER BEDROOM A generous double room with large double glazed sash window overlooking the garden. Port hole style window giving views to the countryside and western Solent. Modern radiator. Sliding door to:
EN SUITE Fitted with a low level WC, wash basin and walk in shower. Skylight allows natural light to pour in.
BEDROOM Another double bedroom with large sash windows to both the front and the rear. Grey wool carpet and modern radiator. Sliding door to:
EN SUITE Modern suite comprising low level WC, wash basin and walk in shower.
EXTERIOR To the front of the property is a pebbled driveway that can accommodate two vehicles. Gated side access either side of the house leading to the gardens. The garden at the rear has been thoughtfully landscaped to provide a terrace area adjacent to the living space to enjoy eating outside dining and entertaining. A 'Brise Soleil' runs above the glazed doors and shades the indoor living space on sunny days as well as being a great feature. A large level lawn with a mimosa tree at the centre and the raised terrace from where you can enjoy far reaching westerly views to the sea all combine to make this a simply stunning garden. Mature hedging borders the property along with maple, horse chestnut and a rare gingko tree giving full privacy.
OTHER INFORMATION Tenure: Our vendors advise us the property is freehold
Council tax: Band E
EPC: Energy Rating C
Please note the furnishings have changed since the photographs were taken.
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