Perfectly placed for a stunning Island getaway. Welcome to Alton House, a classic period property sitting in an enviable position just moments away from Bembridge village high street, the harbour and some of the most desirable beaches on the Isle of Wight.
Bembridge is a vibrant harbourside village found in the east of the Island, with a great selection of restaurants, cafes, bars and beaches all within walking distance of this stunning home; the ideal location for your family holiday or a group of friends looking for the perfectly placed Island getaway.
Alton House has been lovingly designed with stylish decor and contemporary furnishings to present a gorgeous holiday home for all its guests.
The front door is up a couple of small steps and once over the threshold you are welcomed by a large hallway with restored original features. The sitting-room to the front is spacious and light, with high ceilings and a warming wood-burner, perfect for the cooler months. Comfy sofas beckon you to relax after a busy beach day and the Smart TV will entertain the family.
Towards the rear of the property it opens up to a delightful stylish kitchen that the chef in your party will love and which is well-equipped for your holiday needs, with a central island and large dining area with traditional farmhouse table where everyone can gather to chat about the day's adventures. Patio doors lead out to the garden and outside terrace areas.
This part of the house is flooded with natural light, creating a fantastic space for everyone to enjoy. The luxurious addition of a large snug is perfect for a quiet read or perhaps to catch up if work calls, with another wood-burner this is a room everyone will want to retire to for chill out time.
Leading on from the kitchen is a further inner hallway with a cloakroom and access to a superb utility-room providing that all-important laundry space, dishwasher and boot-room perfect for all those holiday essentials.
Climb the stairs to the first floor and the pretty children's bedroom awaits with twin beds perfectly positioned in this lovely large room. Bedroom two has a comfy king-size bed ensuring a great night's sleep and is right next door to a stylish shower-room.
The swish family bathroom is also on the first floor towards the front of the property and has a large rainfall shower and a super free-standing bath, ideal for washing salty toes. Bedroom three has a king-size bed and is light and airy with the addition of modern shutters on the sash windows and views out towards the front and the village.
Outside enjoy the lovely garden has a seating area, a quiet space to enjoy if the busy warm holiday days of summer become a little overwhelming. Possibly give the chef a break and try a barbecue with award-winning produce available right from your doorstep.
The gate from the rear of the garden gives access to the property car parking space which is adequate for one large car, with further parking available on Denett Road or the High Street.
Looking for things to do close by, visit the Bembridge Windmill, the the only remaining windmill on the Isle of Wight and a 10 minute walk from the property. Also worth a visit is the Bembridge Lifeboat Station, just a ten minute walk from Alton House in the opposite direction.
Sitting-room with Smart TV and wood-burner
Kitchen with gas-fired double range and fridge/freezer
Snug with TV and wood-burner
Utility-room with dishwasher, washing machine, tumble-drier and wash-basin
Cloakroom with WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 1 with twin beds (3')
Shower-room with shower, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 2 with king-size double (5') and TV
Bedroom 3 with king-size double bed (5')
Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, WC and wash-basin
*A cot is not provided, bring your own travel cot.
- No pets
- Arrive/Depart Saturday
- Short breaks available
- Wood-burner/Open fire
- Private parking for 1 car
- No smoking
- Pub 50 yds
- Patio furniture and barbecue
- Full gas-fired CH
Welcome to Alton House, a substantial period holiday home located in Bembridge, an award-winning coastal village.
Take a seat in the beautifully arranged sitting-room with cosy wood-burner, lovely neutral colour palette and comfortable sofas, super tranquil appeal for guests.
A kitchen any chef would love, a great social space too. An abundance of award-winning local produce is available from the village shop.
The super stylish main bedroom with a king-size bed faces the front of the house and has the most restful vibe.
The charming garden and terrace areas leading into the house at the rear.
The front door at Alton House opens out directly onto Bembridge High Street.
A warm welcoming hallway in Alton House with beautiful original features throughout.
The tranquil sitting-room with plenty of cosy comfort for all your guests.
At the heart of this lovely home the open plan kitchen with access to the snug, dining area and utility-room is a great hub for the whole family.
Prepare a delicious meal in this fully equipped kitchen.
A dining-table for six and a few extra chairs for guests, with patio door access to the rear garden and the gate to the parking space.
Relax together in the snug over a glass of wine and catch up on the day's events.
The large snug with comfortable corner sofa and bright abstract art leads into the kitchen. In the cooler months light up the wood-burner for that added slice of luxury.
Interiors and stylish touches which make a super property for a holiday.
The hallway off the kitchen with the cloakroom on the left leads from the utility into the enclosed garden.
The utility-room with washing machine, tumble-drier, dishwasher and wash-basin also has plenty of storage space.
The cloakroom off the hallway with contemporary wash-basin.
Enjoy a morning coffee and a bite of breakfast in the garden
The charming garden area with seating and a small coffee table perfect for morning coffee.
Access to the dining-room from the garden area and separate doorway to the inner hall, cloakroom, and utility-room.
A little detail, follow the sign.
The first floor hallway.
The twin bedroom, ideal for the youngsters.
The large second bedroom with king-size bed.
The second king-size bedroom with writing desk. A perfect spot to catch up on your journal or write your holiday postcards.
Enjoy a cuppa in bed.
The modern shower-room on the first floor.
The spacious king-size bedroom to the front of the house.
The pretty decor and design touches in the main bedroom.
The family bathroom with separate shower cubicle.
Pick up your daily fruit and veg from the village shop.
Bembridge Harbour at low tide.
The RNLI Lifeboat station in Bembridge is within walking distance to Alton House.
Bembridge Windmill is the last surviving windmill on the Isle of Wight, a must see for everyone.
Stroll down to St Catherine's lighthouse on the southern tip of the island and take in the breathtaking view.
The iconic Needles on the west side of the island is well worth a visit for the view.