This refurbished, four bedroom detached home is conveniently located between Shanklin and Lake and benefits from double glazing, a good sized, enclosed rear garden and open plan living area.
Built in the 1940’s, 127 Sandown Road is a beautifully presented, detached property with three to four bedrooms, situated in a popular residential location close to Shanklin and Lake. This ideal family home is within walking distance of parks, sandy beaches and numerous amenities. These include pubs, takeaways, a doctor's surgery, pharmacy, two supermarkets and a gym. Additionally, the local Bay C of E School provides an Ofsted rated ‘good’ education at both primary and secondary level.
Shanklin offers some of the most stunning walks on the Isle of Wight, such as Shanklin Chine, the Old Village with its pretty thatched cottages and the dramatic cliff walk. Great local travel links via the train or regular bus services, make travelling around the Isle of Wight from this location very straightforward, plus the nearby train station is linked to the fast mainland passenger service in Ryde.
The ground floor accommodation of this desirable property is comprised of a porch, welcoming entrance hall, front room, shower/utility room and an impressive, sociable open plan living space, which incorporates a kitchen, dining and seating area. The elegant, wood-effect floor which flows through this storey, is a Karndean luxury vinyl tile which is easy to clean and non-scratch. The first floor is comprised of three bedrooms and a family bathroom. Outside is equally as special, with a long, enclosed rear garden containing a workshop and shed. To the side of the property is a vast, covered storage area and there is also off-road parking spaces for three vehicles to the front.
Welcome To 127 Sandown Road
Set back from Sandown Road and approached along a quiet, no through road, the property is fronted by a high, grass bank, topped by hedges. The brick paved driveway provides space for up to three vehicles and runs up to the porch entrance of this attractive home.
Porch (2.46m x 1.12m (8'1 x 3'8))
This bright glazed, porch, ideal for storing shoes and coats, has obscure windows, door and roof. The floor tiles are a grey, stone effect and within an attractive brick archway, is the glazed, UPVC front door with obscure glass panel attached.
A high quality, wood-effect vinyl floor runs through this neutrally decorated area which contains a radiator and pendant ceiling light. The stylish, white, wood panelled staircase contains a huge storage cupboard with hooks and shelves. Matching, wood doors lead into the front room, cloakroom and open plan living area.
Front Room (4.50m x 3.68m (14'9 x 12'1))
Currently used as an office, this flexible, spacious room could alternatively be utilised as a lounge or fourth bedroom. The vinyl flooring continues from the hall into this bright room which has a pendant light, neutral decor and a picture rail. Natural light fills the room through its large, bay window and next to this is a striking, contemporary, vertical radiator. A wide chimney breast houses an open fireplace with tiled surround and hearth and to its side is a double, built in cupboard with shelves.
Shower/Utility Room (2.24m x 1.80m (7'4 x 5'11))
This useful, spacious room has a stone, tiled floor and is decorated with attractive cream wall tiles with mosaic, central strip. The basin and W/C are integrated within attractive vanity wall units and the corner shower enclosure contains a Triton shower. There is space, plumbing and power for a washing machine and tumble dryer, in this room, plus a ceiling light, extractor fan and a high obscure window.
Open Plan Living Room & Kitchen Diner (5.38m x 4.32m (kitchen 3.96m x 3.02m) ( 17'8 x 14)
A wood door from the hall opens into this spacious, sociable area, ideal for entertaining and busy family life. The flooring from the hallway flows into this area, looking elegant and providing continuity and the room has a clean, neutral decor. The first section contains a smart, Shaker kitchen, consisting of cream base and wall units with wood-effect laminate worktops. Integrated within these are a 1.5 bowl sink with mixer tap, double oven and new induction hob with extractor fan above. A high gloss, large tiled splashback runs above the worktops and there is space amongst the units for a large fridge, freezer and dishwasher. This impressive area also benefits from a radiator and beautiful wood-burning stove which is set within a wide chimney breast on a black, slate hearth.
Moving into the dining and lounge section of the room, light fills the area through an expanse of windows with dark frames and sliding patio doors to the rear garden. Two radiators sit beneath the windows and another UPVC door opens to the side garden. This sizeable area can accommodate a large dining table plus three-piece suite and has two modern ceiling lights. With doors opening to a raised patio, it is an ideal space for large, social gatherings.
Carpeted stairs lead onto the neutrally decorated landing with pendant light. A large airing cupboard houses the recently installed, Glow-worm boiler and matching wood doors open to the bedrooms and bathroom.
Master Bedroom (4.55m x 3.73m (14'11 x 12'3))
This spacious, bright room has a wood laminate floor, pendant light, papered walls and a picture rail. A large double glazed bay window to front aspect, has a radiator beneath and fills the room with natural light. An expanse of useful, built-in wardrobes, have attractive wood and mirrored sliding doors and contain an extensive range of hanging rails, trouser rails, shoe racks, tie racks and shelves. Also, cleverly hidden within these wardrobes is a TV point and extendable bracket. A separate, matching, built-in wardrobe contains an ikea bookcase with handy containers.
Bedroom Two (3.99m x 3.05m (13'1 x 10))
This bright double room is carpeted and has a large window to rear aspect with roller blind and radiator beneath. A wonderful, decorative open fireplace is painted and has wall shelves above. The room also contains a pendant light and useful, built-in cupboard with shelves and hanging rails.
Bedroom Three (3.12m x 2.29m (10'3 x 7'6))
The carpeted third bedroom has neutral papered walls, a picture rail, wall shelves and pendant light. A double glazed window to rear aspect has a roller blind and radiator beneath.
Bathroom (1.80m x 1.60m (5'11 x 5'3))
The good sized family bathroom has an obscure glazed window to front aspect with a deep tiled sill beneath. The white suite consists of a ‘P’ shaped bath with Triton shower over, a W/C with dual flush and a pedestal basin with mixer tap. Fully tiled with attractive beige and mosaic tiles, this bright bathroom also contains a lino floor, ceiling light, heated towel rail and mirrored vanity unit.
From the paved front garden a wooden door opens into an extended, covered area which provides extensive space for storing and sheltering possessions in an area with light and power. Another wooden door opens to the rear garden where an outside tap is attached to the wall. A concrete pathway runs from the side of the property, through the rear garden, passing a large, raised patio, the perfect spot for outdoor dining and socialising. Steps lead down to a manicured, central lawn which is edged by flower beds with mature planting. Then at the end of this long garden, more valuable storage space is provided by a shed and large workshop with power and lighting.
This is a wonderful opportunity to acquire a charming, well-presented family home, in a sought after location. An early viewing is highly recommended.
Council Tax Band C
Gas Central Heating
Mains Water Drainage
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