A truly exceptional three/four bedroom family home where traditional Victorian character and contemporary living come together in glorious harmony. This beautiful semi-detached Victorian house believed to date from 1870 has been lovingly and tastefully extended and updated by the present owners to create a very special home indeed.
On the ground floor, the original reception rooms each retain an open fireplace with an attractive surround, picture rails and high skirting boards, and are now open plan. The contemporary element of the property is the rear extension, providing a bright spacious dual aspect kitchen/family room with under floor heating, a roof lantern enabling natural light to flood into the room and bi-folding doors opening to the rear garden. There is also a separate utility room with a stable door to outside and a ground floor shower room/wc. Stairs from the traditional hall lead down to the lower ground floor study/bedroom four. On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a family bathroom.
Outside, the walled rear garden is attractively landscaped and has a brick paved patio, lawn and pretty borders. A log store and garden shed is positioned to one side and a timber cabin and further patio are at the far end.
Chichester District Council - 22/23 Tax Band C £1,796.03
The cathedral city of Chichester offers excellent high street shopping, many fashionable restaurants, cafes and bars, the Festival Theatre and a mainline station to London Victoria. Goodwood 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 superb 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.
A fabulous three/four bedroom extended Victorian family house about one mile from the city centre
Sitting Room 12'6 (3.81m) x 12'4 (3.76m)
Dining Room 11'3 (3.43m) x 10'4 (3.15m)
Kitchen/Family Room 26'5 (8.05m) x 15'2 (4.62m)
Utility 10' (3.05m) x 5'6 (1.68m)
Lower Ground Floor
Basement Study/Bedroom 4 15'6 (4.72m) x 11' (3.35m)
First Floor Landing
Bedroom 1 12'3 (3.73m) x 10'11 (3.33m)
Bedroom 2 11'2 (3.4m) x 10'4 (3.15m)
Bedroom 3 10'5 (3.18m) x 9'2 (2.79m)
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.