Constructed in the 1970's in the grounds of Seaview House, Seaward Lodge is located in arguably the best position on Seaview's coastline, commanding breathtaking sea views. Laid out over two floors, this 5 bedroom property is noticeably versatile, spacious and bright with almost every room enjoying the wonderful far reaching Solent outlook. As well as a southerly 'sun trap' terrace, the sea-facing garden offers tiered levels of deck, patio and lawn, and the double garage is an added bonus. Steps to the popular beaches and seashore, and minutes to the Yacht Club and all village amenities, this home is an excellent find for those seeking space, convenience and views. Perfect to 'lock up and leave' or reside in throughout the year.
Ground Floor: - An entrance hall gives access to the downstairs cloakroom and also the magnificent dual aspect sitting room where, on entering, sea views are immediately evident and truly breathtaking. This rooms offers great space and light, leading to the main staircase to the first floor. Doors open into the snug and fitted kitchen, which in turn open into the dining room and conservatory. A utility porch gives separate access and excellent storage for sailing/beach gear.
First Floor - Accessed via two staircases, the first floor comprises 2 landings, 5 bedrooms and 3 bath/shower rooms. The second landing gives access to the fifth bedroom and shower room - ideal for guests and/or teenagers requiring separate access.
The master bedroom comprises a dressing area, fitted wardrobes and a large en suite bath/shower room, plus access to a large sea facing BALCONY - the perfect spot to relax over breakfast or an evening drink whilst watching the beach activity. There is a family bathroom, as well as a 'Jack-and'Jill' shower room servicing bedrooms 3 and 4.
Outside: - There is a southerly 'sun trap' terrace to the front of the property.
The rear (seaside) of Seaward Lodge offers a good sized garden leading to the sea wall with various levels of patio, deck and lawned areas - perfect for entertaining, relaxing and watching the Yacht Club racing and a variety of cruise liners, ships and yachts passing by in the distance. From every level of the garden there are particularly breathtaking views of the Solent and beyond. There is also access to the sea wall and beach.
From Circular Road, there is access across a large driveway to the double garage.
Double Garage: - A large private double garage offers ample space for car/dinghies/kayaks and great storage for beach gear.
Seaview Village: - Located on the coast between Ryde and Bembridge is the most sought after traditional sailing village, aptly named Seaview. Along this coastline, there are wonderful sandy beaches plus interesting rocky coves. The gentle incline to the sea creates safe swimming waters plus easy slipway access for boats - perfect for the avid watersports enthusiasts. Minutes away is a dinghy park yards from the slipway.
As well as the renowned Northbank and Seaview Hotels, there is an excellent choice of quality restaurants, bars and cafes together with popular shops, art gallery and beauty salon.
One of the main summer village events is the Seaview Regatta which includes many competitive and fun sea and beach events - with generations of families taking part or spectating. The renowned fireworks draw in crowds from across the Island.
Tenure: - Freehold
Council Tax: - Band E
Travel: - From London, the A3 provides the easy route to Portsmouth. The ferry terminals are as follows:
* Passenger ferries:
Portsmouth to Ryde: Catamaran: (20 minutes); Southsea to Ryde: Hovercraft (8 minutes);
* Car ferries: Portsmouth to Fishbourne (45 minutes). There are also ferries from East Cowes to Southampton and Lymington to Yarmouth.
* Car journey from: Ryde to Seaview: 8 minutes; Fishbourne to Seaview: 15 minutes
(Times are approximate)
Important Notice: - These particulars are not an offer or contract, nor part of one. You should not rely on statements by Seafields Estates in the particulars or by word of mouth being factually accurate about the property, its condition or its value. 2. The floor plan and measurements are approximate and as a guide only. We have not tested appliances.
|Address Circular Road, Seaview
||Postcode: PO34 5ET