About this property
* Three double bedroom detached house
* Highly sought after location
* Spacious well proportioned rooms
* Enclosed gardens
* Garage & driveway parking
* Large garden work shop
* Walking distance to town & beaches
* CHAIN FREE!
PROPERTY DESCRIPTION "Whiteknights" is a substantial THREE DOUBLE bedroom detached house situated on a quiet cul-de-sac in a popular and sought after location, in close proximity to the very popular villages of Seaview and Nettlestone, and the highly desirable Appley Estate. Ryde town centre is a short drive and walk away, with its varied array of artisan bars, restaurants, boutique shops, and excellent mainland transport links. Local bus routes are close by, as are the award winning sandy beaches of Appley, Springvale, Seagrove Bay and Priory Bay, which are all within an easy walking distance. Wonderful countryside walks and local parks are literally on your door step, with a lovely rural outlook being commanded from the rear elevation of the property, along with sea glimpses. The nearby village of Nettlestone provides a convenience store, village amenities, the local bus route, and a highly reputable primary school. The very popular Appley Manor Inn is also only a short stroll away! The Victorian yachting village of Seaview sits to the eastern end of Ryde, and is a unique village with extensive views across the sea and Solent. Seaview has a reputation for being an upmarket resort, and as such is very popular with tourists. During the summer months the village becomes a busy centre for sailing and water sports.Seagrove beach is possibly the most popular beach in the area and offers gently sloping golden sands for swimming and other activities when the tide is out. The sea wall to the rear of this beach is very popular for walks along to Priory Bay Beach, which has further great views and shallow sands.
Although in need of some modernisation, the property would make a wonderful family home in a very popular location, with good sized comfortable rooms, and walled rear gardens. Driveway parking is complemented by a separate garage. A large garden work shop, with power and lighting, in the rear garden provides further ancillary/storage accommodation. Typical of the era of its build, the property benefits from spacious accommodation throughout with large windows that provide a huge source of daylight, and a spacious lounge/dinner that spans the full depth of the property.. The property has been owned by the same family for many years and now comes to the market CHAIN FREE.
ENTRANCE PORCH A covered spacious entrance porch leads to the wide internal entrance hall.
ENTRANCE HALL A wide welcoming entrance hallway with turning staircase to first floor landing. Under stairs storage cupboard. Doors to all ground floor accommodation.
WC Down stairs wc with wash hand basin.
SITTING ROOM 15′ 1" x 12′ 0" (4.62m x 3.68m) Spanning the full depth of the property, the dual aspect sitting room, with windows to the front and side elevation, has large double doors that open up in to the dining room, creating a bright and very spacious living space that forms the real heart of this family home. Feature fire place.
DINING ROOM 11′ 10" x 9′ 4" (3.63m x 2.86m) Extending from double doors from the sitting room, the dual aspect dining room has French doors with steps that lead out to the rear gardens and commands lovely views of the gardens and surrounding countryside. Doors dividing the sitting room/dining room can be closed to create more intimate living spaces, but when opened a very sociable and spacious open-plan living area is created. Door to:
KITCHEN 10′ 4" x 7′ 2" (3.16m x 2.2m) A dual aspect fitted kitchen with a range of floor and wall units and contrasting work surfaces. Integrated double oven ( recently installed as new) and gas hob, with extractor unit. Plumbing and space for washing machine. Window to rear elevation overlooking the lovely rear gardens, and beyond. Built-in cupboard housing boiler, and built-in larder cupboards/storage. Door to rear gardens.
FIRST FLOOR A wide turning staircase leads to the first floor landing with window to front elevation. Wide spacious stairwell. Built-in cupboard housing water tank. Doors to:
BEDROOM 1 11′ 11" x 13′ 1" (3.64m x 4m) A large double bedroom with windows to the rear and lovely views of the gardens, and countryside beyond. Two built-in cupboards and shelving.
BEDROOM 2 11′ 10" x 8′ 10" (3.63m x 2.7m) A double bedroom with window to the front elevation. Built-in cupboards and shelving.
BEDROOM 3 10′ 5" x 9′ 2" (3.2m x 2.8m) A further double bedroom with window to the rear elevation, overlooking gardens and countryside beyond.
BATHROOM Family bathroom with suite comprising panelled bath, wc and wash hand-basin. Shower over bath.
GARDENS "Whiteknights" benefits from enclosed gardens with a traditional stone boundary wall denoting " 1908", giving an indication as to the heritage of the area and surrounding grounds. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a range of mature trees and shrubs to its borders, and a raised gravelled patio/seating area. A large workshop/shed provides additional ancillary or storage accommodation with both power and lighting, and a work bench. Door providing rear access to garage.
The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with a range of shrubs and pretty plantings, and driveway parking.
PARKING Driveway parking for several vehicles to the front, and separate garage.
HEATING Gas central heating.
SERVICES All main connected.