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LIVING IN COWES SPENCE WILLARD Beaulieu House is a historic property with fabulous Solent views HOUSES AND FLATS TO FLOAT YOUR BOAT Cowes is the place to be on the Isle of Wight if sailing is your passion T here are plenty of wonderful properties to choose from on the market. Whether you’re think of relocating, investing or just fancy a little shoreside bolthole then there’s something on the Island for you. For the more discerning, it must be Beaulieu House for sale through Spence Willard. Napoleon III, the French Emperor and Empress Eugenie, the Princess Imperial all stayed at Beaulieu House in September 1872 and it’s for sale at just over a million pounds. With seven bedrooms and substantial living areas, there’s plenty of space for you and your sailing friends. If you’d like something quieter and perhaps a little further from the action, then Lancaster’s property in Alexandra Road could be just the thing. A large modern house described as a ‘tucked away hidden gem with stunning sea views’ it would suit a family beautifully with plenty of room to store sailing gear or could be used as an ideal holiday let. Lock up and go are the watchwords for many people who want to do just that with a holiday property and Waterside Properties’ apartment on Queen’s Road will enable you to do just that. Right 44 on the waterfront and a stone’s throw from the Royal Yacht Squadron, it has stunning panoramic views as well as the more practical private parking and communal terrace. Perfect for visiting or renting out. If you are just looking for a little holiday bolthole, have a look at Megan Baker’s selection of properties. From a two bedroomed flat at £132,000 to a three bed at £225,000, you won’t have to break the bank to get your little piece of holiday heaven or take yourself across the water to East Cowes and bag a red bricked terraced house. ere are a huge range of places to live, stay or earn some income from in Cowes to suit every taste and pocket and just think, you’ll be buying somewhere right at the heart of British sailing… Featured properties: Spence Willard: Beaulieu House £1.25M Lancaster’s: Alexandra Road £525,000 Waterside Properties: Queen’s Road £590,000 Megan Baker: Mill Hill Road £132,000 Prices March 2019 For contact details of all the estate agents in Cowes see the Town Guide pages COWESHARBOURCOMMISSION.CO.UK