If you are searching for a truly characterful home on the water, then look no further. This delightful, grade ll listed cottage is located in Langstone High Street, just yards from the water. Refurbished and improved by the current owner, this home offers a wealth original features. On the ground floor there is a generous sitting room / dining room, with an open fire, exposed brickwork and beams. This leads through to the kitchen, which has been cleverly designed to include all the modern conveniences, presented in a charming country style. Off the kitchen is a very useful ground floor shower room and W/C. The stairs lead from the sitting room to the first floor, arriving in the master bedroom, which has a feature fireplace, bespoke fitted furniture and delightful views towards the harbour. This leads through to a second double bedroom and the well appointed family bathroom. From bedroom two, a staircase leads to the loft room, which might serve as an occasional bedroom. Outside, the rear garden is of a good size and has been superbly landscaped, with lawns, mature shrubs and trees and a number of clever and creative storage solutions, including a bespoke summer house. Beyond, the garden backs onto open fields offering a peaceful and picturesque outlook. A viewing of this charming home is highly recommended to fully appreciate the charming lifestyle it offers.
The cottage is situated in a superb position in the High Street which leads to Langstone Foreshore, at the top of Chichester Harbour, with beautiful coastal walks and scenery between Emsworth and Hayling Island. Langstone is located between Havant and Hayling Island and as such has good links to the A27 linking Portsmouth and Chichester and the A3(M) Petersfield and London to the north. Nearby Havant has a range of shopping, leisure facilities and schooling. There is also a main line station with services to London Waterloo.
Charming Character Cottage
Many people move to Emsworth to enjoy the best of town, country and coastal life. It was once a fishing village that was known for boatbuilding, rope making and oyster farming. Many of these traditions are long gone, but Emsworth has retained much of its old-fashioned charm.The many artists who live and work here throw open their studio doors to show their work at the annual Emsworth Art Trail while the Emsworth Horticultural Society holds an annual fair over the August Bank Holiday, which includes demonstrations of ancient crafts such as glass blowing, wood turning, falconry and beekeeping.