Alum Bay, Isle of Wight

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A delightful three bedroomed character cottage with parking and large communal gardens, set in an idyllic rural and coastal location overlooking Alum Bay and the Needles.


  • Price: £330,000
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Tenure:

Full Description

4 HEADON COTTAGES The cottage has been upgraded by the current owners and now enjoys a conservatory to the front to enjoy the superb views of the iconic needles and the surrounding countryside. The well presented accommodation is arranged over two floors and briefly comprises of a living room, a fitted kitchen, three double bedrooms and two modern shower rooms, one of which is an ensuite. The property is warmed by low energy efficient, electric radiators and is double glazed throughout.

As well as its own area of garden to the front and rear the property forms part of the original Headon Hall Estate and benefits from a share in the original grounds which include a section of Alum Bay beach and a communal car park. The property is approximately a mile from the shops in Totland village and around a ten to fifteen minute drive of the harbour town of Yarmouth with its excellent sailing facilities and mainland ferry terminal, making this property ideally suited as either a permanent home or a second home/holiday retreat.  

CONSERVATORY 10' 11"max x 5' 5" (3.341m x 1.660m) A welcoming space to enjoy the views regardless of the weather. 

LIVING ROOM 13' 3" x 10' 0"plus recess(4.058m x 3.061m) with panelling and a door to conceal the staircase and a large recess under. 

KITCHEN 13' 1" x 5' 9" (4.005m x 1.763m) Fitted with modern floor standing cupboards and work surface over incorporating a stainless steel sink, stylish shelves and an integrated electric oven with ceramic hob. 

INNER HALLWAY Giving access to the rear patio area and built in utility cupboard with plumbing for washing machine. 

BEDROOM 1 15' 10" x 11' 0" (4.845m x 3.361m) A generous double bedroom with loft hatch. 

BEDROOM 2 9' 4" x 8' 6" (2.868m x 2.608m) A double bedroom currently set up as a twin room. 

SHOWER ROOM Fitted with a shower recess with glass sliding door and electric shower, vanity unit with cupboards, counter top wash basin, back to wall WC and heated towel rail. 


BEDROOM 3 11' 9" x 10' 5" (3.591m x 3.183m) Built within the attic space this double bedroom is undergoing alterations to include: 

ENSUITE Currently being fitted with a shower cubicle with electric shower, WC, wash basin and electric radiator. There is also a character ledge and brace door to a useful under-eaves additional storage space. 

OUTSIDE To the front of the cottage is its own area of open plan garden which is mainly laid to lawn with a paved patio area for sitting out and taking in the glorious surrounds and views. To the rear is a large paved patio area with steps leading up to further grounds behind the hedge which are part of the Headon Hall Estate. A communal car parking area on the approach to the cottages provides ample parking for the residents and visitors.  



VIEWINGS Strictly by prior appointment with the 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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Estate Agent Details

Spence Willard
Freshwater Office
Spence Willard, Avenue Road

Phone: 01983 756575

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