A delightful period coastal home with a courtyard garden/parking in easy reach of Emsworth village centre and the harbour.
The front door opens to a New England style interior with pale wooden flooring and colonial shutters throughout and many original features. The entire house is light and airy. The sitting room has a large window, high ceiling and a stylish wood burner. The dining room is a good size with dual-aspect windows and its original fireplace and opens to a sunny, well-fitted boutique kitchen. A sliding door reveals a useful area for coats boots etc. off which is the cloakroom room and the back door. There are two bedrooms on the first floor, the master bedroom being at the front of the property with bespoke fitted wardrobe and fireplace. The second double bedroom looks to the rear and again has some original features. A stylish contemporary bathroom with free-standing bath and separate shower completes the accommodation and includes a practical utility cupboard with the washing machine and tumble dryer. Stairs lead to the attic room with a study area and occasional bedroom space for guests.
The courtyard is versatile space with a garden wall and a sliding screen to make an enclosed area or a parking space. EPC-C
Close to the centre of Emsworth, the property is within walking distance of the shops and local facilities which include day to day shopping, local pubs and restaurants, doctors' surgery, dentists, library, bus service and train station. The adjacent foreshore offers extensive sailing and pretty foreshore walks and two sailing clubs. The cathedral city of Chichester with its renowned Festival Theatre lies approximately six miles to the east. Havant is approximately three miles distant with mainline railway station to London Waterloo (approximately 70 minutes). The junction with the A27 is approximately 1½ miles to the west providing access to Portsmouth and Southampton, Chichester and Brighton to the east, Petersfield and London to the north via the A3M intersection at Bedhampton.
Set in a wonderful location a stylish 2/3 bedroom cottage in Emsworth Village with parking, within walking distance of the shore.
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.