Bramble Cottages, The Street, Thakeham, RH20

1 Bed │ 1 Bath │ 1 Rec

Guide Price £298,000 (Freehold)

Storrington

Ben Busby

Manager

Key features

  • Semi-detached home
  • Set in conservation area
  • Immaculately presented
  • Close to local pub
  • Modernised bathroom and kitchen
  • Walking distance to village hall and cricket pitch
  • Impressive sitting room

Full description

Situated in the conservation area of Thakeham and built in 1983, Bramble Cottage is a charming home.

From the road there are steps to the front garden and side courtyard. On entering the property through a stable door, the galley kitchen has a range of fitted units with single oven, gas hob and fridge with freezer compartment. The sitting / dining room is over 20' in length and a lovely light room. The bathroom completes the ground floor accommodation. To the first floor is a bright, south facing bedroom with fitted wardrobes.

Outside there is a paved patio area and terraced lawn to the front of the property.

This is an ideal lock up and leave home if you are wanting a Sussex bolt hole, the cottage may be small but it is perfectly formed.

Situation

A beautifully presented bijou cottage in the heart of the village.

Thakeham is a quintessential English village with pretty period cottages and homes together with a pub, small first school and church. The large village of Storrington is just over two miles away and provides a good range of local shops and amenities including a Waitrose Store, library, health centre, dentists together with a wide variety of sports and social clubs. The nearest train station is at Billingshurst approximately 5 miles to the north with services to London Victoria and the coast. The larger centres of Horsham and Worthing are approximately 13 and 12 miles respectively.

Kitchen 12'4 (3.76m) x 7'9 (2.36m)

Sitting Room 20'9 (6.32m) x 13'5 (4.09m)

Bathroom

Landing

Bedroom 1 14'8 (4.47m) x 10'9 (3.28m)

Garden

Why live in Storrington?

This picture-perfect village lies at the foot of the South Downs National Park, halfway along the South Downs Way. Properties here include bungalows, family homes and the famous Wells cottages that were individually designed by the architect Reginald Fairfax Wells in the 1920s to look and feel like 17th century buildings with thatched roofs, small windows and whitewashed exteriors.

Many of the homes in Storrington have wonderful views across rolling countryside and a conservation area just off the bustling high street ensures Storrington will remain as beautiful as it is today for generations to come.

There are lots of specialist shops in the town and convenient amenities such as the large recreational ground with its football and cricket pitches, the Chanctonbury Sport and Leisure Centre and an abundance of community groups offering classes in all sorts of interesting activities from ballroom dancing to photography. For a spot of culture, visit the Parham House and Gardens or the local Storrington and District Museum and for outdoor pursuits, take time to explore the natural beauty of the South Downs on foot, bike or horseback or, for a truly spectacular experience, take to the air in a glider.

Our local schools belong to a cluster group called STARS (Storrington Area Rural Schools) and, between them, offer a choice of paths from Reception through to Year 13. Steyning Grammar School is included in the list of STARS and is a popular choice as it’s non-selective and has its own Sixth Form.

Storrington is well connected too; the nearest train station is in the neighbouring village of Pulborough. The five-mile journey only takes 10 minutes by car or you can take a bus; the bus timetable is synced with the train timetable to make life even easier for local commuters.

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

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