Baring Road, Cowes - £1,175,000 SOLD
A substantial period 6 bedroom property on popular Baring Road enjoying spacious accommodation and sea views from the upstairs to the rear. Set well back from the road this detached period residence has the feel of an Arts and Craft house, with wooded flooring, open fireplaces, quirky windows and balcony facing the sea.
- Superb Location
- Substantial Period Property
- Sea Views
Situated in a generous plot on popular Baring Road, this substantial period property enjoys spacious accommodation and sea glimpses from the rear of the property. Set well back from the road the detached period residence has the feel of an Arts and Craft house, with wooded flooring, open fireplaces, quirky windows and balcony with views towards the sea. Ground floor accommodation is spacious with 3 receptions, the largest of which the drawing room, opens out on to the large lawned garden, a cosy kitchen with AGA and useful ground floor bedroom with ensuite. On the first floor there are 5 double bedrooms, two of which are en-suite, with 2 further family bathrooms. Two larger bedrooms to the rear of the house enjoy sea glimpses across the large lawned gardens. To the side of which, is a garage and large workshop/store. Accessed via a paddle style ladder there is a large attic room.
The sea front at Gurnard is a short walk away, via a footpath leading off Battery Road and the town of Cowes is within half a mile of the property and is well known for its yachting facilities and hosts the world famous Cowes Week Regatta . Cowes is a vibrant area for shopping, with many boutique stores mixed in with nautical stores and quirky gift shops, restaurants and trendy coffee shops. The Red Jet high speed services to Southampton operates from Fountain Yard just off the High Street. The parade which sits to the west of the town front is a great place to take a stroll, and makes for an easy scenic walk along to the bordering village of Gurnard.
The property is entered via a solid front door with canopy above into an inner porch. There is a half glazed door leading to the
HALLWAY 11' 8" x 9' 8" (3.56m x 2.95m) A good size welcoming hallway with herringbone wooden floor Radiator. Two large storage cupboards. Doors leading to all rooms.
DRAWING ROOM 20' 7" x 17' 9" (6.27m x 5.41m) A fabulous room with French doors leading to the garden and a window overlooking the front garden. There is a large fireplace housing a wood burning stove and three radiators. Parquet flooring.
DINING ROOM 16' 7" x 13' 9" (5.05m x 4.19m) Perfect for large gatherings. Lovely double aspect room with an open fireplace and parquet flooring. Twin radiators.
SITTING ROOM/STUDY 17' 7" x 11' 8" (5.36m x 3.56m) French doors leading to patio to side. Open fireplace, twin radiators and parquet flooring.
REAR LOBBY With a door leading to the rear garden.
SHOWER ROOM White suite comprising pedestal wash basin, low level WC and walk in shower with curved screen. Attractive tiled floor. Radiator.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 18' x 13' 5" (5.49m x 4.09m) Fabulous traditional style kitchen. Plenty of room for a central table. Extensive range of fitted units with solid wooden worktops and butler sink. Gas range cooker with extractor fan and stylish triple oven Aga. Windows overlooking garden and door to:
CELLAR Useful storage area.
UTILITY ROOM 15' 7 max" x 7' 2" (4.75m x 2.18m) Fitted wall and floor unites with worktops and stainless steel sink unit. There is plumbing for a washing machine and space for a trumble dryer and fridge/freezer. Built in larder. Twin window to side and dor to:
DOWNSTAIRS BEDROOM 16' 1" x 12' 6" (4.9m x 3.81m) With picture window overlooking the front and door leading to garden. Radiator.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM Window to rear. Pedestal wash basin, low level WC and fully tiles shower cubicle.
Stairs with half turn to:
LANDING Three large lockable cupboards. Steps to attic room and doors leading to:
MASTER BEDROOM 17' 4" x 16' 7" (5.28m x 5.05m) Double aspect with bay window seat and balcony with views towards the Solent. Views over the gardens to the Solent beyond. Rear window and door to balcony. Twin radiators and doors to ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM. Window to rear with Solent view. Double ended bath with shower attachment and fully tiled shower cubicle. Wash basin, WC and stylish heated towel rail.
BEDROOM 2 11' 5" x 10' 1" (3.48m x 3.07m) Double aspect with views towards the solent. Built in wardrobes, twin radiator and door to ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with fully tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and WC. Window to front and heated towel rail.
BEDROOM 3 11' 8" x 11' 8" (3.56m x 3.56m) Window to side. Built in wardrobe. Radiator.
BEDROOM 4 12' 1" x 10' 8" (3.68m x 3.25m) Cast Iron fireplace, window to side, built in wardrobe and radiator.
BEDROOM 5 11' 5" x 10' 1" (3.48m x 3.07m) Window to front, radiator and shelving
ATTIC ROOM 25' 3" x 7' 5" (7.7m x 2.26m) with velux window and radiator.
BATHROOM Window to side, bath with mixer shower, wash basin, WC and bidet.
SHOWER ROOM Fully tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and WC. Radiator and window to side.
OUTSIDE Windrush is set back from the road in a generous plot. The gardens, which are on three sides of the property, are well maintained. There are various paved areas which take full advantage of the sun and views.
A gravel driveway with parking for several cars leads to the
DETAHCED GARAGE AND WORKSHOP borders creating interest to the garden. Circular patio, ideal for a seating area. Trellis arch to area with stepping stones.
EPC Rating D
Council Tax Band G