Offers in the region of £595,000
For sale by Sealed Bid Tender. Closing date Tuesday 31st March 2020 12.00 noon. A turn of the century single storey cottage occupying a very pleasant location in one of the most popular villages in the Chichester area. The house first appeared on Ordinance Survey Maps in 1912, and has been extended to now provide three bedrooms, two reception rooms, fitted kitchen and study, along with a car port and 0.311 acre plot. Over the last 30-40 years the property has received little investment and now presents itself as a superb opportunity for refurbishment, redesign and renovate, or look at obtaining planning permission to replace with a new dwelling. Funtington is one of the most popular villages in the area within convenient travelling distance of Chichester and lying close to the foot of the South Downs. This is a thriving village community with a 13th century parish church, farm shop, public house and there is also a well-known restaurant within the village itself. The neighbouring village of West Ashling has a primary school and there is an excellent organic butchers at Adsdean. The surrounding countryside of the South Downs National Park provides many opportunities for walking, riding and mountain biking. Chichester Harbour and the historic sailing village of Bosham are some 4 miles away and the waters of The Solent and Chichester Harbour provide some of the best sailing facilities within easy reach of London. Nearby Goodwood is internationally known for its horse racing and also provides a country club and golf course in addition to playing host to the annual Festival of Speed and the September Revival meeting at its historic motor circuit. Mainline stations at Chichester and Havant provide regular services to London Victoria and Waterloo respectively and services to both Gatwick and Southampton Airports.
Open porch with courtesy light and Yorkstone step, with front door opening to
Entrance Hall Deep double opening cloak cupboard, radiator and doors to
Sitting Room Double glazed sliding patio door to the garden. Double radiator and open stone fireplace with wood burning stove. Log store is adjacent. Three wall light points and archway to
Dining Room Radiator and drinks cupboard. Doors to
Kitchen With range of pine base cupboards and drawers with matching eye-level cupboards over, double drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps, part pine-clad walls and Grant oil-fired boiler.
Utility Room With bench boot seat, radiator and telephone point. Cupboard housing electric meters.
Rear Hallway With door to the driveway.
Cloakroom With low level WC, wall mounted wash basin and plumbing for washing machine. Radiator, double storage cupboard with box cupboards above. Loft hatch.
Bedroom 1 Door to garden, radiator, two double wardrobes.
Bedroom 2 Double wardrobe, double radiator.
Bedroom 3 Loft hatch, radiator.
Bathroom Avocado suite comprising pine panel enclosed bath, shower cubicle with chrome control, low level WC and wash basin inset to tiled vanity surface. Cupboard beneath. Electric heater, deep airing cupboard with lagged copper cylinder and electric immersion switch.
Bedroom 4/Study Double radiator.
Double Garage With remote control up and over door, light and power and door to garden.
Front Garden With driveway providing parking for four cars and side gate to
Back Garden With lawn and high hedging around. Patio adjacent to the sitting room, greenhouse and shed. Five bar gate leading to Watery Lane.
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Guide price £475,000