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4 bedroom house

Westhill Road, Shanklin, IW


Megan Baker

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Where to begin with this one?! Whilst the property has all mod cons (including an amazing pool I am so tempted to try out!), so much of the original character of the house shines through. It’s also wonderfully bright and sunny, something you don’t always get in a property of this age. The garden is beautiful, the double garage has a remote controlled door, the tower would be great for a relative’s annexe and I could imagine wonderful parties on the roof terrace. There’s SO much to love here, you really do need to see it to take it all in!

Full description

This spacious and beautifully appointed four bedroom property forms a substantial part of the historic Westhill Manor with the main accommodation arranged over two floors. The entrance level houses a superb drawing room, generously proportioned kitchen/dining room, galleried landing/study area, elegant master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and cloakroom. Stairs lead down to the garden level which houses a further two exceptionally large double bedrooms, both with luxurious en-suite facilities. Also on this level is a useful utility room, games room/gym and pool room housing a fabulous raised 'endless' swimming pool. The sunny accommodation is filled with period character with stone mullioned windows and french doors holding sealed unit double glazed units. The property is gas centrally heated and enjoys its own beautifully landscaped gardens with a sunny paved patio and colourful planting. In addition, the adjoining Tower has two garden rooms on the lower level and accommodation providing a one bedroom annexe over the next two floors. There is also access to a large roof terrace which enjoys fabulous views of the sea, cricket club and surrounding countryside. Plenty of allocated parking can be found in the gated courtyard and to the side of the building as well as in the double garage. With its tucked away positioning and amazingly spacious, well appointed accommodation, the property is sure to appeal to a wide variety of potential purchasers.
Steps up from front courtyard to...

Pillared terrace:

Enjoying the morning sun and leading through a bay with french windows to...

Kitchen/dining room:

29'2 max x 19'1 max (8.89m max x 5.82m max) - A wonderfully large and sociably arranged family gathering space with the kitchen area fitted with limed chestnut style units. Integrated five burner gas hob, electric oven and dishwasher. Attractive pale terracotta tiled work surface, splashbacks and deep window sill. Two windows and hardwood double doors to the landing and...

Drawing room:

23'11 max x 23'5 max (7.29m max x 7.14m max) - Anther beautifully proportioned room with handsome bays to two aspects, one having french windows on to the terrace and one stone mullions. Presented in a rich gold patterned wallpaper which highlights the ornate cornicing and ceiling rose. Elegant wide pale stone fire surround with tiled hearth.

Landing/study area:

An attractive galleried area with window looking into the garden, built in storage and stairs down to garden level. Doors to...


Tiled to half height with W.C and pedestal wash hand basin.

Bedroom one:

19'0 max x 14'9 plus wardrobes (5.79m max x 4.50m plus wardrobes) - A decadently large and bright master bedroom with a wide bay looking over the garden, lots of fitted wardrobes and door to...

En-suite bathroom:

9'5 x 5'11 (2.87m x 1.80m) - Fully tiled with bath with shower over; pedestal wash hand basin and W.C.
Garden level


Understairs cupboard, door to garden and doors to...

Bedroom two/sitting room:

24' max x 15'2 max (7.32m max x 4.62m max) - Another large room with fitted cupboards, wide three part bay and french doors to the garden. Double doors to...

En-suite bathroom:

10'5 max x 7'11 max (3.18m max x 2.41m max) - Fully tiled with a claw and ball foot slipper bath; shower enclosure; pedestal wash hand basin and W.C

Bedroom three:

17'9 max x 17'8 max (5.41m max x 5.38m max) - A third generous, L-shaped double room or extra reception room with window and french doors leading into the garden and fitted wardrobes. Door to...

En-suite shower room:

7'10 x 6'10 (2.39m x 2.08m) - Fully tiled with large walk-in glazed enclosure housing a multi-control body jet panel. Pedestal wash hand basin, W.C and door back to hallway.

Utility room:

10'6 x 7'0 (3.20m x 2.13m) - A very useful facility with tiled floor, space for appliances and one and a half bowl sink unit. Fitted airing cupboard.

Games room/gym:

15'11 max x 13'0 max (4.85m max x 3.96m max) - With spotlights, plenty of space for a pool or table tennis table and glazed door to...

Pool room:

16'6 max x 12'8 (5.03m max x 3.86m) - Housing a luxurious raised 'endless' pool (swimming against a generated current). Door to...

Pump room:

Housing the pump and heating equipment

The tower:

A very valuable and useful addition to the property comprising two areas:

Lower tower:

Arranged as two useful rooms with knowledgeable and sympathetic historic house specialist works carried out in August 2017 by Wight Heritage Preservation.

Storage room:

13'5 x 12'0 (4.09m x 3.66m) - With power and light and stone detailing opening to...

Potting area/boiler room:

16' x 5'5 (4.88m x 1.65m) - With doors to garden, two gas fired boilers and sink unit

The tower annexe:

Accessed from the front terrace.


Side window, stairs to first floor and door to...

Sitting room/kitchenette:

12'7 x 11'9 (3.84m x 3.58m) - A double aspect room with mullioned windows and kitchenette cupboard.

First floor:

Half landing with mullioned bay windows, stairs to roof terrace and door to...


11'4 x 9'3 (3.45m x 2.82m) - A double room with windows to two aspects offering a pleasant outlook. Folding door to...

En-suite shower room:

7'7 x 2'7 (2.31m x 0.79m) - With shower enclosure; wash hand basin and W.C
Stairs (limited head height) with glazed hatch opening to...

Roof terrace:

A well proportioned and sunny entertaining space, enclosed by railings and enjoying great views of the sea and Shanklin cricket club.


The property has plenty of parking in the courtyard which also gives access to the double garage. Additional parking to the side for two cars gives 'level' (one shallow step) access directly onto the entrance level.

Double garage:

17'4 x 16'3 (5.28m x 4.95m) - With wide remote-controlled up and over door, power, light and personal door to courtyard.


An area of courtyard sits in front of the property with an elegant Paper Bark Birch tree. Wide paved side access leads round to the main garden. To the side of the property lies a sunny garden with areas of paved patio, easy -care (but very realistic!) artificial lawn and gravelled paths around well-stocked and colourful planted areas.

These particulars are issued in good faith, but do not constitute representation of fact or form any part of any offer or contract. The Agents have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services and room measurements are given for guidance purposes only. Where maximum measurements are shown, these may incude stairs and measurements into shower enclosures; cupboards; recesses and bay windows etc.

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Disclaimer: Floor Plan measurements are approximate and are for illustrative purposes only. Whilst we do not doubt the accuracy of the floor plan, we make no guarantee, warranty or representation as to the accuracy and completeness of the floor plan. You or your advisors should conduct a careful, independent investigation of the property to determine to your satisfaction as to the suitability of the property for your space requirements.

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