This bright, semi-detached holiday home benefits from superb, extensive, panoramic sea views across the Solent and across to the mainland. It is situated in Fort Victoria Country Park with direct access to the beach from the front garden and to the coastal footpath as it passes through woodland behind the property. Its elevated position offers a peaceful escape and a fabulous vantage point for watching sailing vessels and the world go by. One of the lower ground floor bedrooms overlooks the sea and the first floor living room leads out onto a balcony, which also has sea views. The area is ideal for walkers, cyclists, sailors and families alike, and provides stunning sea views, coastal scenery and a variety of beaches within walking or short driving distance. Historic Yarmouth with a variety of restaurants and pubs is close by as is the impressive south coast, Freshwater Bay and Tennyson Down. The Needles, Alum Bay with its coloured sands, chair lift, amusement park and boat rides are a short drive from the house. The island can also be explored from the open-top buses that stop regularly at various collection points across the whole island. Other places worth a visit include Blackgang Chine, the oldest themed attraction in the UK, the 17th-century Calbourne Water Mill, Carisbrooke Castle, Osborne House and Gardens, Ventnor Botanical Gardens, Isle of Wight Pearl, Dinosaur Isle and a donkey sanctuary, and much more. Beach 80 yards. Beach cafe 200 yards. Shop, pub and restaurant 1.5 miles.
Property # 1868458