A stunning four bedroom home situated in the popular village of Southbourne. Built one year ago adjacent to and including the site of the eighteenth century village forge. Walking distance from the waterfront, this family home is built to high environmentally efficient standards. This includes heating and water provided by air source heat pump and solar thermal sources. Underfloor heating and other efficiencies ensure a low carbon footprint. Downstairs features open plan living incorporating the kitchen, lounge and dining room. There is a separate study for working from home. Upstairs to the landing with attractive vaulted ceiling leading to four double bedrooms, one with en suite shower. Outside the historical village forge is now a woodwork cabin with current permission for retail and light industrial use and fitted with three phase electric circuits. There is a south facing rear garden and to the front there is a large driveway and double car barn. The whole plot is protected by a tall security gate. EPC-A
250 Main Road is conveniently located in the heart of the village of Southbourne which offers schooling to the age of 16, a doctors surgery, dentist, chemist and church in addition to day-to-day shopping including a locally renowned farm shop. The pretty hamlet of Prinsted lies to the south with easy access to the foreshore on the northern reaches of Chichester Harbour with coastal walks towards Bosham in the east and Emsworth to the west popular with ramblers and birdwatchers alike. There are good road and bus links, and the station on the Portsmouth/Brighton line also connects to London Waterloo via Havant, and Gatwick and London Victoria via Chichester. The bustling harbourside town of Emsworth, a mile to the west, has two sailing clubs, pubs and restaurants.
Kitchen Dining Room
En Suite Shower Room
South Facing Garden
Double Car Barn
Why live in Emsworth?
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.