Property for sale The Byeway, West Wittering, West Sussex
Guide Price £1,600,000
A fine and generous detached family home (2,610 sq ft approx.) situated within west-facing grounds of just under half an acre off a sought-after private road in this popular coastal village.
Located towards the end off this sought-after private road, Willows is a substantial family home situated in a tucked away position, away from any through traffic, within well maintained west-facing grounds of just under half an acre.
The main house provides well proportioned accommodation throughout with generous reception space. The triple aspect L- shaped sitting room, feeds into a substantial conservatory overlooking the private and well maintained garden. The adjacent kitchen also overlooks the garden. Beyond there is a useful utility/boot room, rear lobby and access to an integral garage. A cloakroom completes the ground floor. The first floor can be accessed via the main reception hall. A particular feature is the main bedroom which benefits from an en suite shower room, a separate dressing room and access to a balcony overlooking the rear garden. There are three further bedrooms (all with built-in wardrobes), family bathroom, separate w/c and access to a loft.
The garden is a notable feature which enjoys a westerley and private aspect. Large areas are laid to lawn with many flowering shrubs, plants and mature trees within the borders and bedding areas. Immediately to the rear there is an area laid to patio, an attractive arbor to one side and an enclosed garden store behind.
Accessed via a tarmac drive there is a wide frontage to the property which allows ample off street parking and space for a boat trailer (both to the front and side of the house). Subject to the usual planning consents there is space to form a further garage.
Willows is located off a much sought-after private road within the highly regarded coastal village of West Wittering, voted amongst the top ten coastal locations in the Sunday Times. A particular feature of the property is the central village location, with amenities all within level walking distance, though with the property situated within a tucked position. West Wittering has a beautiful, sandy, Blue Flag beach with views across the Solent to the Isle of Wight and there is also a Sailing Club for West Wittering residents. There is an infants/junior school, cricket and football clubs, church and small range of shops. Further facilities located at East Wittering village include: a medical practice, chemist, dentist, library, two mini supermarkets, post office, butcher, fishmonger, baker, greengrocer and other independent shops. There is also a regular bus service to Chichester.
The historic cathedral of Chichester is just under 8 miles to the North East, with a lively hub of shopping amenities and commerce. There is a comprehensive range of social and recreational facilities including a multi-screen cinema, sports centres with swimming pools and a fine selection of restaurants, public houses, wine bars and bistros. In addition, there is the recently extended award-winning Pallant House Gallery and internationally acclaimed Festival Theatre.
The mainline station in Chichester provides a regular service to London Victoria in about 1 hour 35 minutes (via Gatwick Airport), and Havant station to the west provides a faster service to London Waterloo in about 1 hour 20 minutes.
Aside from watersports, sporting activities in the area include; regular horse racing at Goodwood and Fontwell, polo at Cowdray Park near Midhurst, the Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival events for motoring enthusiasts and Golf at nearby Rowlands Castle, Hayling Island and Goodwood. Further places of interest in the local area are: The Weald and Downland Open Air Museum, West Dean College and Gardens, Fishbourne Roman Palace, Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, and the historic houses of Goodwood and Petworth. Contemporary Cass sculpture is permanently exhibited in the forested grounds of the Goodwood estate.
Distances & Transport
Beach: 0.5 miles West Wittering Primary School: 0.5 miles East Wittering Shops: 1 mile
Chichester Marina: 6 miles Chichester Mainline Station: 7.5 miles Chichester City Centre: 8 miles Goodwood: 11 miles
All distances are approximate