An exceptional five-bedroom semi-detached family home dating from 1890 that has been thoughtfully brought up to date whilst retaining many original features.
Approached over a broad shingle driveway, the front door is at the side of the house. The good-sized reception hall has a tiled floor and opens to one side into a generous sitting room with high ceiling, square bay window with colonial shutters and a wood burner stove. The other side of the hall is a useful study area with bay window and a window seat which leads in turn into the large modern kitchen. This is practical and well-planned, with modern fitted appliances and extensive marble work tops. The breakfast area is open plan to a spacious dining/family room with a skylight and bifold doors to the rear garden. The adjacent utility room has a door to the outside and a cloakroom off the hall finishes off the ground floor. On the first floor the delightful principal bedroom is at the front of the property. Two further bedrooms, a stylish family bathroom with separate shower and bath and an additional shower room complete this floor. On the next floor are a further two bedrooms and a cloakroom, and steps up to a small gym area. This completes a distinctive and versatile family home.
The rear garden has been created with entertaining and outdoor living in mind. A decked sitting area by the house has raised flower beds and the lawn leads to the rear patio and a substantial studio/garden office room with wood burner and vaulted ceilingr. Beyond this are a further surprise garden area and a large storage shed/workshop
Viewing this unique home is strongly recommended. EPC-C
This is a much requested village sat on the western side of the Hampshire/West Sussex border and on the fringe of the South Downs National Park. There are plenty of opportunities for rural pursuits nearby with a golf course, tennis club and the Stansted Estate all within a kilometre of the house. The village train station offers mainline services from Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour and sits in an elevated position just to the north of the local village shops which include a convenience store, hardware shop, a pharmacy and several pubs. Within a few miles of the property access to London is available via the A3(M). Portsmouth, Southampton and Brighton can be accessed via the A27 and M27, which is approximately 5 miles away.
A 5 bedroom family home dating back to 1890 total refurbished by the present owners. Off road parking and stunning garden with a studio/garden room.
2nd Floor Landing
From Emsworth, proceed north on the B2148 underneath the railway bridge and continue for about three miles. Upon reaching two mini roundabouts in Rowlands Castle, turn right and right again into Redhill Road. The residence will be found on the hill on the right hand side.
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.