This exceptional cliff top house enjoys uninterrupted views across the Solent to the Isle of Wight and Needles and across Christchurch Bay towards Hengistbury Head and the Isle of Purbeck. The property has a spectacular kitchen/family room, 6 bedrooms and a separate garage with accommodation above.
Double doors open into the hallway which enjoys wood stripped flooring, a coat hanging cupboard and a cloakroom comprising a low-level WC and vanity unit. The attractive oak staircase leads to the first and second floor, beyond which lies the door to the sitting room. This lovely room faces west overlooking the garden and enjoys a fitted wood burning stove. Back in the hall and towards the end, a pair of glazed doors open into the spectacular family room/kitchen/breakfast room; the kitchen having recently been installed by Dream Designs incorporating Miele appliances including a steam oven, microwave, two ovens, a built-in American style fridge and drawer freezer below, an integrated dishwasher and an induction four ring hob with ample pan cupboards below. There is an inset one-and-a-half bowl sink with shower and water boiler tap and mood back lighting. The dining area enjoys a bay window with uninterrupted views to the Isle of Wight and Needles with French doors and the sitting room area has full width bi-fold doors opening out onto the terrace. Adjacent to the kitchen is the spacious utility room which is fitted with a range of units with a stainless steel single bowl single drainer sink and having an additional American style freezer, built-in airing cupboard housing the Gledhill hot water tank and space and plumbing for an American sized washing machine and tumble dryer, as well as a double glazed door to the garden. One of the cupboards houses the Valiant gas fired boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating. At the rear of the hall there is a family/TV room with a glazed door to the west terrace and garden.
To the first floor, the staircase leads to the main landing where there are four double bedrooms, all with en suite facilities and all enjoying views across Christchurch Bay. The spectacular master bedroom has bi-fold doors opening out onto the illuminated balcony and a box bay window to the western aspect. This room is fitted with a range of built-in wardrobes and has the benefit of an en suite bathroom which comprises a double ended slipper bath, vanity unit, low level WC and shower. Bedroom two has a square bay window overlooking the water and an en suite shower room as well as built-in wardrobes. Bedroom three faces west with views towards the Isle of Purbeck and has an en suite bathroom. Bedroom four faces east and enjoys views towards Hurst Castle and the Isle of Wight and has its own balcony. On the second floor, there are two further bedrooms, bedroom five faces west with its own balcony and additional bedroom area/play room and built-in wardrobe and bedroom six faces east, again with a balcony, and on this floor there is a further bathroom with bath, WC, vanity unit and shower area.
Double Garage & Staff Flat
The double garage has two up-and-over doors with side door access and a gymnasium. The staff flat, which can be accessed from the garage or from an external rear door, enjoys views over to the Isle of Purbeck, and has a staircase leading to the first floor where there is a very attractive kitchenette and sitting area with stripped wood floors. The bedroom area has a shower room comprising a shower, WC and wash basin. The flat has its own central heating system with a gas fired boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating. To the rear of the garage block is a timber framed garden implement shed, a timber framed glasshouse and a separate timber framed double garage with under eaves storage area.
Gardens & Grounds
The property is approached from Cliff Road via a private driveway leading up to the house where the main entrance gates open onto the brick paviour drive with turn-round area and access to the garages. The property enjoys gardens of approximately four acres with a terrace that runs round the outside of the property which can be accessed from the sitting room. On the east side of the garden is a screened off area planted with a variety of shrubs and trees, and there is a sunken hot tub and a walled garden.
Directions - From our office in the High Street proceed up into St Thomas Street joining the one way system in the left hand lane following signs to Bournemouth and New Milton (the main A337). After approximately two miles, upon reaching the village of Everton turn left onto the B3058 signposted Milford on Sea. Continue along this road, through the village and onto Park Lane which then becomes Cliff Road. Pass the two car parks on the cliff top and the entrance to the property will be seen along in the fields on the left hand side.
Services - All mains services are connected to the property.
Council Tax Band - G
EPC Rating - D
To view this property or request more details, contact:
Caldwells Estate Agents, Lymington69 High Street, Lymington, SO41 9AL
01590 675875 Local call rate