Property for sale Boxgrove, Chichester, West Sussex
Guide Price £750,000
Centrally located within the desirable village of Boxgrove, a stone's throw from The South Downs National Park and the Goodwood
Estate, this detached house (2546 sq ft) offers spacious and flexible family accommodation and sits centrally within a mature plot.
On the market for the first time since it was constructed, this charming family home is situated in a tucked away position within the heart of this much sought-after village with the benefit of stunning gardens and grounds. The house provides well proportioned accommodation throughout and being central in the plot has an abundance of natural light within all the principal rooms. On the ground floor there are two reception rooms (currently configured as a sitting room and dining room) linked together by double doors, a large kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, two double bedrooms (one with ensuite shower room) and a family bathroom. Upstairs a spacious and light bedroom with en-suite bathroom and further room (with substantial eave storage) that could be separated to create a 4th bedroom.
Towards the front, Lind House is approached on a tarmac drive and has parking for a number of vehicles. The lovely garden and grounds are a good size and are well stocked with many flowering shrubs and plants within the flowerbeds and borders and also has large areas laid to lawn. Towards the rear of the house there is a patio and attached to the house is the double garage with loft storage.
The property is located within the popular village of Boxgrove, close to the historic 12th century Boxgrove Priory and church. The village itself has a local shop, primary school and village hall. There is a popular public house situated in the village of Halnaker, which is approximately 0.5 miles away.
The historic cathedral city of Chichester has a fascinating history and considerable connections with the Roman Empire as seen by the archaeological remains of the City Walls. Trade and prosperity flourished particularly during the early 1800's with the construction of the imposing Corn Exchange in East Street. The city offers comprehensive shopping facilities with both national brands and an interesting variety of long established individual businesses and shops, all of which are easily accessible through the mainly level pedestrian areas of the beautifully preserved City. The variety of social and recreational activities include sports centres with swimming pools, cinemas, and a fine selection of restaurants, wine bars and bistros. In addition for those in pursuit of cultural activities there is the award winning Pallant House Gallery and Internationally renowned Festival Theatre. There is an excellent choice of schools in the area, both in the public and private sector, including Chichester Free School which is situated just to the north / west. Sporting activities in the area include excellent sailing round Chichester Harbour and along the coast to the Solent, Cowes, Hamble River and Lymington. Events include the Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival events for motoring enthusiasts, horseracing at Goodwood and Fontwell racecourses, polo at Cowdray Park, golf at Goodwood and nearby Hunston and flying at Goodwood aerodrome. Much of the surrounding countryside is designated an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the many miles of bridle paths in the South Downs are ideal for walking, mountain biking and riding. Nearby, the Centurion Way, a pedestrian and cycle way, links the South Downs Way with the South Coast cycle routes, including the Salterns Way, a 12 mile route along Chichester Harbour to West Wittering beach. The Blue Flag sandy beach at West Wittering is ideal for kite surfing, wind surfing and scuba diving and Pagham Harbour with protected wildlife, are wonderful places to spend the day with the family. Chichester Harbour has about 3,800 moorings, 2,000 berths in 6 marinas and 14 sailing clubs. Chichester Marina, Birdham Pool and Emsworth Marina provide excellent sailing facilities.
Distances & Transport
Boxgrove C of E Primary School: 0.1 miles, Boxgrove Village Stores: 0.1 miles,
Chichester: 4 miles, Goodwood: 2 miles, Chichester Marina: 8 miles, Southampton
Airport: 36 miles, Gatwick Airport: 45 miles, Central London: 63 miles
All distances are approximate