Situated in the heart of the island and surrounded by 10 acres of equine land Holmbury is a perfect example of ?modern granite?. The owner?s care and attention to detail are represented in this sympathetic yet forward-thinking home. Maintaining the traditional facade and features yet adding a modern touch including an incredible entertaining space between the original house and barn. With plenty of room for the growing family and guests. From the moment you set foot in this amazing property, you realise that there is far more to it than you initially had thought. For those thinking of the future, you can rest assured that this has been taken care of. Air source and solar power sources are utilised to keep the carbon footprint of the property to a minimum. It is truly a one-off that must be seen to be appreciated.
Offering in excess of 10,000 sq.ft of accommodation within the main residence, There is a range of both formal and informal reception spaces including a large living room, fantastic kitchen, separate dining room, cosy snug, games room, and chefs kitchen. together with eight-bedrooms, 7 bathrooms (six en-suite). Externally, there is a self-contained one bedroom cottage which is ideal for guests or staff.
On the southern aspect of the property, you have an Italian style garden which is accessed from most of the main reception rooms. It is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the sun. On the western aspect, you have a pool and a separate garden. This is ideal for watching the sun go down or spending time with family and friends. There is also a delightful internal courtyard. Surrounding Holmbury is 10 acres of equine land.
Dating back to 1659 the property was completely renovated and restored in 2014 by the current owners. Completely rebuilt throughout, all the way back to the structure, the house now has all new wiring, plumbing, windows, roof, insulation, and heating. The vendors made the decision to have the house as self-reliant as possible with air source and solar power to minimise the property?s carbon footprint as much as possible.
There is a separate, easy to access plant room, that houses the solar and air source systems. The property management system is intuitive and designed for ease of use and most of the maintenance can be carried out remotely. The system allows you to switch between air source and solar power depending on the seasons. There is a Cebus lighting system that can also be remotely controlled and has security settings for when you are off-island. You have an integrated Sonos sound system throughout the house.
The property has a 4 car garage and a carport with space for an additional 2 cars. There is external parking for over 10 cars.
The property has a full CCTV and alarm system (including the cottage) which can be accessed on your phone to provide peace of mind. There is also a private gated entrance.
Entrance Hall (2.39m x 5.28m ( 7'10 x 17'4))
Library (5.03m x 5.28m ( 16'6 x 17'4))
Dining Room (4.88m x 5.28m ( 16'0 x 17'4))
Family Kitchen/Diner/Sitting room (9.27m x 5.28m ( 30'5 x 17'4))
Cloakroom (2.18m x 1.70m ( 7'2 x 5'7))
Sitting Room (9.91m x 5.28m ( 32'6 x 17'4))
Drawing Room (8.43m x 8.48m ( 27'8 x 27'10))
Secondary Kitchen/Laundry (5.03m x 5.21m ( 16'6 x 17'1))
TV/Games Room (8.61m x 5.21m ( 28'3 x 17'1))
Store (2.03m x 4.47m (6'8 x 14'8))
Office (3.71m x 4.47m ( 12'2 x 14'8))
Pool Room (4.32m x 4.17m (14'2 x 13'8))
Comprising shower and W/C.
Plant Room (6.07m x 4.17m ( 19'11 x 13'8))
Storage (2.11m x 4.17m ( 6'11 x 13'8))
Garaging (11.33m x 5.28m ( 37'2 x 17'4))
For multiple vehicles.
Double Garage (10.57m x 4.17m ( 34'8 x 13'8))
Principle Bedroom Comprising:
Bedroom (9.83m x 5.28m ( 32'3 x 17'4))
En-Suite 1 (3.84m x 3.73m ( 12'7 x 12'3))
En-Suite 2 (4.65m x 5.28m ( 15'3 x 17'4))
Dressing Room (4.65m x 5.28m ( 15'3 x 17'4))
Bedroom 2 (4.83m x 5.28m ( 15'10 x 17'4))
Bedroom 3 (5.05m x 5.28m ( 16'7 x 17'4))
Bedroom 4 (5.03m x 5.13m ( 16'6 x 16'10))
Bedroom 5 (4.90m x 5.13m ( 16'1 x 16'10))
Bathroom (24.03m x 1.80m ( 78'10 x 5'11))
Bedroom 6 (5.54m x 5.21m ( 18'2 x 17'1))
En-Suite (2.59m x 3.91m ( 8'6 x 12'10))
Bedroom 7 (4.70m x 5.21m ( 15'5 x 17'1))
En-Suite (1.98m x 2.59m ( 6'6 x 8'6))
Bedroom 8 (5.77m x 5.21m ( 18'11 x 17'1))
En-Suite (2.39m x 3.02m ( 7'10 x 9'11))
Hall (1.83m x 2.31m ( 6'0 x 7'7))
Kitchen/Diner/Sitting Room (5.61m x 5.28m ( 18'5 x 17'4))
Landing (2.59m x 2.31m ( 8'6 x 7'7))
Bedroom (3.61m x 5.28m ( 11'10 x 17'4))
Bathroom (2.03m x 2.97m ( 6'8 x 9'9))