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Incredible 23-bedroom military fort off coast of Isle of White complete with helipad and saunas for sale at £4.25m


AN INCREDIBLE 23-bedroom military fort off the coast of the Isle of Man is on sale for £4.25 million.

No Mans Fort, which comes equipped with a helipad and a sauna, lies just 35 minutes away from Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth by boat.

No Mans Fort is located off the coast of the Isle of Man

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No Mans Fort is located off the coast of the Isle of ManCredit: Rightmove
The property boasts 4,714 sqm of space and has a large communal area

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The property boasts 4,714 sqm of space and has a large communal areaCredit: Rightmove
It has an astonishing 23 en-suite bedrooms

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It has an astonishing 23 en-suite bedroomsCredit: Rightmove
Prospective owners can arrive in style as the top deck contains a helipad

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Prospective owners can arrive in style as the top deck contains a helipadCredit: Rightmove

The 4,714 sqm property contains 23 en-suite guest bedrooms, a 7-bedroom staff quarters and its own restaurant named ‘Mess Hall’ – with 5 themed bars and a traditional English pub. 

It also boasts a rooftop terrace, sauna, BBQ decks and a spa with four treatment rooms. 

And prospective owners can arrive in style – as the top deck contains a helipad with the journey to central London by helicopter taking just twenty minutes. 

No Mans Fort was lavishly refurbished in 2015, with nearly £8m spent on the property as well as nearby Spitbank fort.

The property also contains a fire pit BBQ on the top deck

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The property also contains a fire pit BBQ on the top deckCredit: Rightmove
The island underwent extensive refurbishment in 2015

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The island underwent extensive refurbishment in 2015Credit: Rightmove
No Mans Fort also boasts plenty of communal space, including a traditional English pub

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No Mans Fort also boasts plenty of communal space, including a traditional English pubCredit: Rightmove
The property also has its own restaurant named ‘Mess Hall’

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The property also has its own restaurant named ‘Mess Hall’Credit: Rightmove

No Mans Fort lies just minutes away from the Gunwharf Quays shopping centre on the waterfront in Portsmouth. 

And this is just a short distance away from the Historic Dock Yard, which contains the HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and Mary Rose museum. 

The extraordinary property was built in the 1860s by ex-Prime Minister Lord Palmerston, who built the island to act as a line of defence for Britain. 

Mike Clare, the owner of Dreams bed company, marketed the forts for sale last year for a combined £8m, Portsmouth News reports. 

The property also contains a 7-bedroom staff quarters

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The property also contains a 7-bedroom staff quartersCredit: Rightmove
No Mans Fort, which comes equipped with a helipad and a sauna, lies just 35 minutes away from Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth by boat

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No Mans Fort, which comes equipped with a helipad and a sauna, lies just 35 minutes away from Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth by boatCredit: Rightmove
Buyers can enjoy an incredible sea view

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Buyers can enjoy an incredible sea viewCredit: Rightmove
Mike Clare, the owner of Dreams bed company, marketed the forts for sale last year for a combined £8m

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Mike Clare, the owner of Dreams bed company, marketed the forts for sale last year for a combined £8mCredit: Rightmove

The fort is one of three islands on sale off the coast of Portsmouth, including the Spitbank Fort and Horsesand Fort. 

Each is available to buy individually or as a group of three. 

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