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Freshwater, Isle Of Wight , PO40 9EY



Middleton House dates back to the 18th century with later Victorian extensions and the annex is believed to exist since approx 1740. The property offers spacious accommodation throughout and has lots of original features. An attractive porch with stained glass windows leads through to the generous dining room which can seat up to twenty people. There is a living room with a wonderful deep bay window and open fireplace and a country style kitchen with yet more seating space, utility room and cloakroom on the ground floor. Four double bedrooms and family bathroom complete the first floor.

The charming Annex with exposed beamed ceilings and open fireplace consists of a good sized kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room loft bedroom and a shower room.

More modern additions are the double glazed windows and gas fired central heating and ample gravel driveway.

The property is located close to the centre of Freshwater village allowing convenient access to the health centre, sports complex and swimming pool together with the local shops and amenities. The beaches of Colwell and Totland are within a mile and there is access via local footpaths and bridleways are pathways to miles of downland and country walks. The harbour town of Yarmouth with it's sailing facilities and mainland ferry connection is within a ten minute drive away.


PORCH An original wooden structure with stained glass windows and fitted bench seat and through the main entrance doorway to: 

DINING ROOM 18' 0" x 13' 6" (5.505m x 4.128m) An ample room with stripped wooden floorboards, attractive fireplace with wooden surround and bay window overlooking the side garden. 

LIVING ROOM 13' 8" x 17' 3" (4.170m x 5.282m) A bright and sunny room with deep bay window and door to the side garden, once again with stripped wooden floorboards. An open fireplace with decorative surround and recessed shelving to one side is a wonderful focal point. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 14' 3" x 13' 4" (4.350m x 4.078m) Fitted with wall and base cupboards and a roll top work surface over with inset sink. An exposed brick chimney breast is home to the floor standing gas central heating boiler. 

UTILITY ROOM 7' 11" x 7' 1" (2.433m x 2.175m) A great sized utility room with large shelved storage cupboard and plumbing for washing machine. Door and window to the rear of the property. 

CLOAKROOM With WC and hand basin. 

FIRST FLOOR The stairs have the original twisted wooden spindles and carry round to the wide landing area with built in airing cupboard and loft hatch.  

BEDROOM 1 14' 4" x 14' 0" (4.387m x 4.268m) Sizeable double room with decorative feature fireplace and walk in wardrobe. 

BEDROOM 2 14' 3" x 10' 5" (4.354m x 3.192m) Double room once again with decorative feature fireplace. 

BEDROOM 3 14' 4" x 13' 10" (4.388m x 4.232m) Another double room once again with decorative fireplace. 

BEDROOM 4 14' 4" x 8' 3" (4.371m x 2.526m) Double room. 

FAMILY BATHROOM White suite comprising of pedestal wash basin. WC and panel bath with electric shower over. A useful storage cabinet stands within a recess. 

ANNEX The adjoined ANNEX with exposed beam ceilings and wooden latch lever doors has its own private front door under a wooden portico to: 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 17' 9"max x 10' 3"max (5.423m x 3.125m) A really charming room with fitted base units and recess fitted with deep ornate shelving. There is a freestanding gas cooker and plumbing for a washing machine. The stairs to the first floor rise up at one end wrapping around an exposed brick chimney with storage cupboard underneath. 

SITTING ROOM 13' 7" x 9' 4" (4.146m x 2.856m) A triple aspect room with delightful open fireplace with original wooden mantel. 

CLOAKROOM WC and a wall hung wash basin 

SHOWER ROOM With tiled shower recess. 

BEDROOM 16' 3" x 10' 2" (4.961m x 3.123m) A double room with wooden floors and balustrade to the stairs. 

OUTSIDE The screened garden is accessed from Queens Road via an ample gravel driveway and is open plan to the gardens to both sides and the front which are mainly laid to lawn with mature tree lined borders giving a high degree of privacy from the road. There is also a useful timber shed. 



VIEWINGS All viewings are strictly by prior appointment with the sole selling agent Spence Willard. 

IMPORTANT NOTICE 1. Particulars: These particulars are not an offer or contract, nor part of one. You should not rely on statements by Spence Willard in the particulars or by word of mouth or in writing ("information") as being factually accurate about the property, its condition or its value. Neither Spence Willard nor any joint agent has any authority to make any representations about the property, and accordingly any information given is entirely without responsibility on the part of the agents, seller(s) or lessor(s).

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3. Regulations etc: Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property does not mean that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained. A buyer or lessee must find out by inspection or in other ways that these matters have been properly dealt with and that all information is correct.

4. VAT: The VAT position relating to the property may change without notice.


Price: £440,000
Bedrooms: 4


Spence Willard
Freshwater Office Spence Willard, Avenue RoadFreshwater PO40 9UR

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