Dolphin Cottages is set is an enviable position offering stunning views over the Slipper Pond and easy access to Emsworth village and the foreshore.
A wide reception hall leads through to a practical and well-equipped kitchen and family space overlooking the rear garden and immediately adjacent to this is a spacious open-plan dining area with views to the millpond. At the front of the house are two double bedrooms, one if which has en-suite facilities and the second of which is currently in use as a study. A utility room and spacious modern family bathroom complete the versatile ground floor. On the first floor the generous dual-aspect sitting room and its broad balcony command superb views of the millpond and South to the harbour beyond. This is a delightful room. A double bedroom with ensuite completes this floor. The large third floor bedroom permits enviable views and enjoys its own good-sized shower room. The well-established rear garden has a pergola and block-paved tiered patio, plus a green house and vegetable area. This is an exceptional property and viewing is highly recommended. EPC-C
Slipper Road is south of the A259 and runs alongside the beautiful Slipper Millpond which is a natural wildlife habitat managed by Volunteers for the Benefit of the Community, and is within walking distance of the thriving village of Emsworth, with day to day shopping and easy access to the foreshore with its coastal walks and pretty harbour side. The Cathedral City of Chichester lies approximately 6 miles to the east with the renowned Festival Theatre and comprehensive shopping facilities. The junction with the A27 motorway is approximately one and a half miles to the west, providing access to Portsmouth and Southampton in the west and the aforementioned Chichester and Brighton to the east. London is access via the A3m intersection at Bedhampton. Havant which lies approximately 4 miles away provides a mainline railway station to London Waterloo (70 minute fast service).
A four-bedroom semi-detached family home in a prime waterside location
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.