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Gurnard, Isle Of Wight, PO31 8NN



Long Acre Long Acre is situated in an attractive, quiet yet accessible location on Rew Street which provides the combined benefits of easy access to Cowes and the North coast of the Island, with good country views. Situated about a mile away from Gurnard with its sailing club, pubs, village shop and cafés, the house is within 2 ½ miles of the centre of Cowes, (with high speed ferry service to Southampton, a good range of shops, restaurants and world-renowned sailing facilities) and 3 miles of Newport. It enjoys southerly country views and a good-sized garden which forms an excellent setting for the property.

The house is well presented and provides light and spacious accommodation, with all the principal rooms being south-facing. Believed to originate from around 1900, the property has been subsequently extended to provide a versatile family home. The double garage and two timber studios provide useful outbuildings with potential to be used as home offices. 


Entrance Hall A spacious entrance to the house with a deep coats cupboard and shelving. Staircase off.  

Cloakroom Wash basin and WC. 

Sitting Room A double aspect room with French doors providing southerly views and access onto the terrace and garden beyond. Multi-fuel stove with back boiler and granite surround/hearth. Timber flooring. 

Snug/Study 2 A versatile room with timber flooring. 

Study Dual aspect with southerly views of the garden. 

Kitchen/Breakfast Room Fitted with a good range of hand-built solid oak units with granite worksurfaces. Inset 1 ½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, space for dishwasher and fridge and microwave oven. Space for Range style cooker with stainless steel extractor. Tiled flooring. Country views and doors to: 

Conservatory Brick lower walls with UPVC double glazed units above and French doors to either side. Tiled flooring and ceiling blinds. 

Utility Room Base and wall units with worksurfaces and space for a washing machine and dryer. Potterton gas fired boiler. Tiled floor. Part glazed door to garden. Walk in larder with built in shelving. 

Cloakroom 2 WC and wash hand basin.  

First Floor  

Landing With a window seat providing distant country views. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank and further shelved cupboard. 

Bedroom 1 A spacious dual aspect room with lovely southerly views of the garden and countryside. 

Shower Room En-Suite Large shower cubicle with thermostatic shower. Fully tiled walls and flooring. WC, wash hand basin, built-in cupboard beneath. Heated towel rail. 

Dressing Room  

Bedroom 2 A spacious double aspect room with country views. 

Bedroom 3 Double bedroom with rural outlook. 

Bedroom 4 Country views. 

Bathroom Bath with mixer tap and separate shower screen over with part tiled walls and flooring. WC, wash hand basin, built in cupboard beneath and heated towel rail. 

Outside A gravelled driveway leads past an attractive south facing lawned garden with well stocked borders to a turning/parking area to the rear of the house, adjacent to the garaging and the principal entrance to the house. There is an extensive paved south facing terrace adjacent to the house, ideal for outdoor dining/entertaining from which the view can be enjoyed. Garden shed, greenhouse and fruit cage.  

Double Garage Of brick/blockwork construction under a slate roof. Concrete floor, power, lighting and water. Double up and over doors, pedestrian door and windows making this suitable for use as a workshop.  

Studio 1 5.1 x 3.3m Insulated, power and heating, double glazing and views over the garden. 

Studio 2 5.86 x 3.4m Power & lighting. 

Postcode PO31 8NN 

Directions From Gurnard turn left into Solent View Road to Gurnard Marsh and proceed onto Rew Street. After approximately 1 mile Long Acre will be found on the left hand side, (being the second to last house on the left before the mini roundabout). 

Services Mains water, electricity, drainage and gas. Gas fired central heating. 

Viewings All viewings will be strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents, 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). 2. Photos etc: The photographs show only certain parts of the property as they appeared at the time they were taken. Areas, measurements and distances given are approximate only. 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: £595,000
Bedrooms: 4


Spence Willard
Cowes Office, Pimento House Number One The ParadeCowes PO31 7QJ

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