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Cockleton Lane, Gurnard, PO31 8JD


Key features:

  • A unique detached chalet style home
  • Four bedrooms & two receptions
  • Garage & sweeping drive
  • Large surrounding gardens
  • Conservatory & large utility
  • Chain free!


A unique detached home located in a semi rural position yet a short distance to the village amenities of Gurnard or the town centre of Cowes with its wide range of shops, cafes and restaurants along with the high speed passenger ferry to Southampton. The home is set within a generous sized plot with gardens to the front side and rear. A sweeping driveway provides ample parking and leads to the detached garage. Whilst the home does require modernisation and some improvement, the property promises much potential and could be a superb family home.

The home offers accommodation comprising loggia, large entrance hall, cloakroom, super sitting room with snug area or study, kitchen/breakfast room, dining room, conservatory and lean-to utility room/store on the ground floor; with four generous sized bedrooms and bathroom all leading off a wonderful galleried style landing space at first floor level. The home is part double glazed and part secondary glazed and benefits from gas central heating. There are many features including bespoke internal doors, leaded windows, ceiling beams and Solent views.

The home would suit families, professionals and those seeking a property that they can put their own stamp on.


LOGGIA A covered porch area with tiled flooring and entrance door to the main home. This area is a wonderful seating area or covered garden room enjoying the morning sun.  

ENTRANCE HALL The hall has stairs to the first floor landing with small storage cupboard beneath. Doors leading to both sides of the sitting room and kitchen.  

CLOAKROOM With wc and small front facing window.  

SITTING ROOM 25' 3 max length " x 20' 3 max width " (7.7m x 6.17m) An L-shaped room with large, dual aspect lounge area having a feature stone chimney breast creating a focal point. Views over the side and front garden through pretty leaded windows. The snug or study area leads back through to the hall. Sliding patio doors lead through from the sitting room, into the conservatory.  

DINING ROOM 16' 10" x 10' 1" (5.13m x 3.07m) A formal dining room leading from the kitchen with front aspect window. Ample space for a large dining suite.  

KITCHEN 13' 10" x 10' 5" (4.22m x 3.18m) With a range of wall and base units incorporating a one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit. Aga. Space for a dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer. Room for a central breakfast table. Door leading to the utility/store room. Window to rear aspect over looking the garden. 

UTILITY ROOM/STORE 31' 1" x 3' 11" (9.47m x 1.19m) A large lean-to store room with doors to both ends leadings to the front and rear gardens. Butler sink. Windows to side aspect. Wall mounted gas fired boiler.  

CONSERVATORY 13' 11" x 13' 10" (4.24m x 4.22m) Windows to three aspects with views over the garden and French doors leading out to the garden also.  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING A large and open landing with windows to the front aspect and door leading into useful eaves storage space. Storage cupboard and doors to all rooms.  

BEDROOM ONE 14' 1" x 9' 11" (4.29m x 3.02m) A double room with built in wardrobe cupboard. French doors leading out to a roof terrace which does require attention but offers views over the garden and out towards the Solent.  

BEDROOM TWO 14' 2" x 9' 0" (4.32m x 2.74m) A double room with window to front aspect.  

BEDROOM THREE 12' 10" x 10' 4" (3.91m x 3.15m) A double room with window to side aspect offering a Solent view. Door to eaves storage.  

BEDROOM FOUR 11' 6 plus wardrobes" x 10' 6 " (3.51m x 3.2m) Another double room with window to rear aspect over looking the garden. Built in wardrobe cupboards.  

BATHROOM 9' 10" x 6' 4" (3m x 1.93m) Suite comprising of a bath, shower cubicle, wc and wash hand basin. Window to rear aspect. 

OUTSIDE The home is set within mature gardens to the front, side and rear. Double gates lead through from the lane to a sweeping driveway that meanders around to the detached garage at the side. The gardens are stocked full of mature trees and shrubs including Pine, Magnolia, Camellia, Acer and Bamboo. There is a pond framed by planting and a pathway with planted arches leading through the various areas within the garden. Patio area and greenhouse. Outside tap and lighting. The garden is of good size and would suit those with green fingers.  

HEATING A gas fired boiler located in the lean-to provides domestic hot water and heating.  

AGENTS NOTES In 1940, a restrictive covenant was placed on the property, however, an indemnity insurance policy has been taken and will be passed onto a purchaser as a result. For further information, please contact 01983 294714. 

Price: £440,000
Bedrooms: 4


Hose Rhodes Dickson
Cowes Office 94 High StreetCowes PO31 7AW

Tel 01983 294714
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