Beachside Cottage in Bonchurch, Isle of Wight, England

Listing Description

"Located right on the waterside next to the beach, this three bedroom property was once part of the East Dene estate & is situated at the end of Bonchurch Cliff Path - providing a tranquil & perfect seaside home for any buyer.

Position is everything and for buyers seeking a home by the sea this property fulfils your dreams. Located right on the beach, this property was once part of the East Dene estate and is situated at the end of Bonchurch Cliff Path. The property was thought to of been frequented by the Pre-Raphaelite poet Algernon Charles Swinburne assisting his creative nature.

The views from the property are outstanding with nothing obstructing the view between you and the shore line. The property is accessed via an unmade road and has steps that lead down through its mature gardens down to a beautiful enclosed and private courtyard area where you may access the home.

The entrance doorway leads you into a superb room with a door leading out to a balcony which offers you a prime viewing spot over the Channel. This room offers a real feeling of calm with the doors thrown back to allow you to listen to the waves on the shore line, a perfect place to relax and escape.

There are three bedrooms, one of which has been utilised as a bunk room and with its port hole window to the side has a fabulous feeling of a boating life. The other two bedrooms are doubles, and the master room has an en-suite bathroom. A shower room serves the other bedrooms, and has been fitted with a double shower enclosure.

The ground floor of the home has well equipped kitchen space which leads through into the dining room. The dining room benefits from another superb view on to the beach and the sea, making this an impressive spot to entertain.

The gardens surround the home and as well as the mature gardens and courtyard that lead to the front entrance there is a lawned area to the side with a gate leading out onto the beach frontage. This is a superb opportunity for a buyer wanting to live by the sea in a beautiful and tranquil location. "

OHDO Notes

1016 square feet with 3 bedrooms.

Location: Bonchurch, Isle of Wight. At the time of this post, offers over £625,000 ($808,396 USD). For more information on this property contact Fine & Country .

Additional info: Rightmove.co.uk
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5 Comments

  • Jo Ann Graham

    Lovely little place. Right on the Channel it is! I guess they don’t have hurricanes but it seems a big storm would definitely make an impression. But the house feels cozy and comfortable. I’d remove the green carpet and let hardwood shine but really a nice place.

  • Cate

    I agree Jo Ann, that a big storm would be up close and personal. Without the carpet I think that the hardwood floors would make it even more cozy. But place, nicely decorated.

  • Laurie W.

    Oh Kelly, that’s the cutest place you’ve EVER listed! I want it! Guess the prevailing real estate prices on Wight are above my touch, however. The cottage is a thousand feet of coziness, right on the water, perfecto. The bathrooms are especially nice, and the green & colorful balcony garden. What a great place to spend a summer!

  • Caroline

    I live in Lee on the Solent which looks directly across the Solent at the IOW. It is literally the land that time forgot. The ferry or hovercraft over costs a small fortune. Beautiful place for a quiet holiday.

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