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Barker Close, Fishbourne, PO18

3 Bed │ 1 Bath │ 1 Rec

Guide Price £395,000 (Freehold)

Chichester

Simon Smith

Partner

Key features

  • 1,064 Semi detached home
  • Mature cul-de-sac location
  • Versatile accommodation
  • Private drive to single garage
  • Approximately 55 ft rear garden
  • No onward chain
  • 2/3 Bedrooms

Full description

Situated in a mature residential cul de sac In Fishbourne, this two/three bedroom semi-detached chalet bungalow has been in the same ownership since it was built in 1953. The property has subsequently been extended into the roof with a dormer window overlooking the rear garden.

Requiring modernisation, the property offers an ideal opportunity to personalise your new home. On the ground floor there is a traditional entrance hall leading to all principal rooms including the sitting room with an attractive curved bay window and the kitchen. The present owner has utilised the second bedroom as a dining room which has sliding patio doors to a garden room/conservatory. Bedroom one is on the first floor.

The front garden is walled and mainly laid to lawn with a border and private drive extending along the side of the house to a detached single garage. Gardeners will appreciate the good size rear garden which is over 55' in depth and is mainly laid to lawn with paved patio, greenhouse and timber shed. No onward chain

Situation

Location

Within the village of Fishbourne there are playing fields which incorporate a bowling club, eight tennis courts (three flood lit), village club with bar, cricket pitch, croquet club, children's play area and pre school. There is also a village school, renowned Roman Palace, railway halt and bus links to outlying areas. Fishbourne Creek lies in the upper reaches of Chichester Harbour with its delightful walks and water sports. The cathedral city of Chichester offers excellent high street shopping, many fashionable restaurants cafes and bars, Festival Theatre and a mainline station to London Victoria. Goodwood is located to the north east and is famous for its many event days including the world renowned Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival for motor racing enthusiasts and a season of horse racing including the Qatar Goodwood Festival. There are excellent sailing facilities around Chichester Harbour and windsurfing from the beaches at West Wittering. The area is a paradise for wildlife enthusiasts, with beautiful walks and cycle tracks over the South Downs and around the harbour.

An opportunity to purchase a two/three bedroom semi detached bungalow requiring modernisation in a much sought after village location

Entrance Hall

Sitting Room 17'4 (5.28m) x 11'11 (3.63m)

Bedroom 2 11'11 (3.63m) x 11' (3.35m)

Bedroom 3 11'11 (3.63m) x 11' (3.35m)

Conservatory 10'7 (3.23m) x 9'4 (2.84m)

Kitchen 11'11 (3.63m) x 11'11 (3.63m)

Bathroom

First Floor Landing

Bedroom 1 10'11 (3.33m) x 10'11 (3.33m)

Driveway

Garage 16'8 (5.08m) x 8'1 (2.46m)

Shed 7'6 (2.29m) x 5'4 (1.63m)

Garden

28/09/21

Why live in Chichester?

We consider ourselves very lucky to be working in a city that blends so many different architectural styles, from elegant Georgian buildings to contemporary new apartments and waterside properties that overlook the harbour.

In 2013, The Sunday Times listed Chichester as one of the top places to live in the UK with ‘something for everyone’ – and they weren’t wrong. Chichester is a cathedral city, a county town and home to some of the oldest churches and buildings in the country. There are many well-regarded public and state schools in the local area with further and higher education options available from Chichester College, West Dean College and the University of Chichester. Our great schools have always made Chichester very appealing for those looking for the perfect place to raise a family.

Our city centre is a shopper’s paradise and there are great places to eat and drink, from elegant restaurants to cosy cafés and pubs, all set along the city’s four main streets. Chichester Cathedral on West Street dominates the skyline and, on summer afternoons, its grounds are filled with local people enjoying picnics. In the evenings, the Cathedral plays a central part in the city’s nightlife by hosting classical music events.

Chichester has a number of public parks, the Chichester Tennis and Racquets Fitness Club and Westgate Leisure Centre, where you’ll find a large swimming pool and skate park and, if sailing is your thing, Chichester Harbour is a haven for you. There really is so much to do here you’ll be spoilt for choice; spend the day on one of the many local beaches, stretch your legs on the stunning South Downs or catch a show at the Festival Theatre before it moves to a permanent home in London’s West End.

If you’d like to buy, sell or let a property in Chichester, get in touch with your local team and discover the Henry Adams difference for yourself.

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