• Thorncross Lane, Brighstone

    Thorncross Lane, Brighstone -  679,950  SOLD

    Stunning Views To Freshwater Bay

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Pool Barn occupies a delightful rural setting on the outskirts of the sought after village of Brighstone, deceptively spacious this superb barn conversion offers just under 2000 sq. ft of characterful accommodation and enjoys uninterrupted far reaching countryside views from almost every room. There are a number of useful large outbuildings, including an adjoining large garage which subject to planning could provide additional accommodation.

Property Features

  • Stunning Views To Freshwater Bay
  • Characterful Country Home
  • 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

Pool Barn is an attractive, thatched stone residence, believed to have been an 18th Century "wreckers" barn, totally rebuilt in the 1990's to modern standards, and subsequently extended in 2013. Occupying a delightful rural setting, surrounded by open countryside and enjoying stunning views across farmland to the cliffs at Freshwater Bay. Standing in good sized gardens with a variety of outbuildings including a large garage/workshop offering potential to convert to additional accommodation subject to the necessary planning consents. Very well presented, light and airy accommodation, featuring exposed stone walls and beams. On the ground floor is a spacious living room with floor to ceiling windows and an attractive fireplace with multi fuel stove, plus a sun room, study, utility room, cloakroom and kitchen/dining room. The first floor, arranged over two levels, comprises three bedrooms, a dressing area, bathroom and shower room.

The village of Brighstone, a short drive away, or approximately twenty minutes on foot across the fields, has the benefit of local shops, church, restaurant and country pub, as well as a doctors' surgery and primary school, and is close to the most wonderful walks and beaches in the scenic West Wight.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch/Boot Room with stable door leading to the front garden.

with stable door leading to the front garden.

Spacious Entrance Hall with hardwood floor, staircase to first floor and understairs storage cupboard. Exposed stone wall and brick pillars.

Cloakroom with wc and wash basin with fitted cupboard under and fitted storage cupboard.

Living Room with mock beamed ceiling and feature fireplace incorporating a multi fuel stove. Floor to ceiling windows overlooking the front garden. Doors to:

Sun Room with french doors to the rear garden and terrace. Stunning views over downland and surrounding countryside. Sliding door to:


Kitchen/Dining Room comprising a range of fitted storage units, inset sink and worktops. Built in 'Smeg' electric oven and built in larder cupboard. Free standing 'AEG' electric double oven with induction hob. A light airy room with underfloor heating, overlooking the rear garden. Door to car port and garage.

Utility Stainless steel inset sink, fitted storage units and plumbing for washing machine. Floor mounted oil fired boiler.

First Floor

Half Landing with Velux window and exposed stone wall.

Bedroom 2 a twin aspect room with stunning views over countryside to Freshwater Bay.

Bedroom 3 with lovely rural views.

Bathroom Comprising bath with built in shower over, wash basin with cupboards under and wc. Exposed stone wall. Large Velux window.

.Steps up over an original ship´s beam to:

Spacious Dressing Area fitted storage units and beamed ceiling. Large Velux window. Door to:

Shower Room Comprising walk in cubicle with built in shower, wash basin with fitted cupboard under, wc and built in linen cupboard. Large Velux window.

Steps up and down and door to:

Bedroom 1 a triple aspect room with panoramic views. Built in under eaves wardrobe cupboards.


Five bar gates lead to a gravelled driveway with in and out access. The large front garden is laid to lawn with mature hedges and shrubs. To the side of the house is a large detached garage/workshop of timber and brick construction 28'6 x 19'2 with twin doors to the side and electric roller door to the front, plus power and light. A gated car port leads to the good sized, enclosed rear gardens , which back onto farmland and are laid to lawn with a large paved terrace enjoying a south westerly aspect and ornamental pond. Also in the garden is a large natural pond with a timber footbridge over. To the side is a storage area, two timber sheds and oil tank. There are several external power points located around the gardens.

Outbuildings Modern Galvanised Steel Framed Barn 37'0 x 16'6 with staircase to mezzanine storage area. Manual roller door, power and light.

Timber Garage/ Shed 15'7 x 9'6

Greenhouse with self-opening roof windows.

Timber Storage Shed

General Notes Heating An oil fired boiler provides hot water and central heating to radiators.

Council Tax Band G

Tenure Freehold

Services Mains electric and water, private drainage.


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