A spacious three bedroom semi-detached period cottage, situated on the periphery of Fishbourne village, about three miles west of Chichester.
Requiring some work, the property offers spacious accommodation which includes a bright kitchen/dining room with an uninterrupted rural view, a sitting room, cloakroom and utility room. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, each with a countryside view, plus a bathroom.
The low maintenance rear garden abuts open farmland and is mainly crazy paved with raised borders and has a useful study/studio with a radiator. There is off road parking for a number of cars to the front of the house on the wide block paved driveway which leads to an attached single garage.
Within the village of Fishbourne there are playing fields which incorporate a bowling club, tennis courts, village club with bar, cricket pitch, croquet club, children's play area and pre school. There is also a primary school, renowned Roman Palace, two public houses, 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 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.
Superb farmland views can be enjoyed from this period cottage on the outskirts of Fishbourne
Dining Room 16'7 (5.05m) x 11'6 (3.51m)
Sitting Room 15'1 (4.6m) x 11'4 (3.45m)
Kitchen 12'6 (3.81m) x 10'7 (3.23m)
First Floor Landing
Bedroom 1 12'6 (3.81m) x 11'2 (3.4m)
Bedroom 2 11'5 (3.48m) x 11' (3.35m)
Bedroom 3 9'2 (2.79m) x 8'3 (2.51m)
Garage 17' (5.18m) x 9'9 (2.97m)
Study/Studio 11' (3.35m) x 6' (1.83m)
price change 05/06/19
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.