West Sussex

£650,000

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  • SOUGHT AFTER RURAL LOCATION
  • APPROX. A THIRD OF AN ACRE PLOT
  • SOME DOULBLE GLAZING
  • OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATING
  • UPDATING REQUIRED
  • FAR REACHING VIEWS OVER COUNTRYSIDE
  • GARAGE AND OFF ROAD PARKING
  • POTENTIAL TO EXTEND, SUBJECT TO PLANNING CONSENTS
DESCRIPTION A rare opportunity to purchase a detached family home in a beautiful and sought after rural location, with pleasant open countryside immediately on your doorstep. The property is situated in just under a third of an acre plot and gives the opportunity for someone to purchase a wonderful family home with tremendous potential to enlarge and extend, subject to the usual planning consents.

The property is found close to the village centre of Shipley renowned for its famous smock mill, formerly the home of the writer Hilaire Belloc, with a Church of England Primary School and the nearby Countryman Inn. The large historic village of Billingshurst is about 4.75 miles away, providing a comprehensive range of amenities including schooling for all age groups, a leisure centre and a mainline station with a train service into London Victoria as well as the south coast.


ENTRANCE PORCH Further double glazed door leading to:

HALL Staircase to First floor, with understairs storage cupboard, radiator.

KITCHEN Double drainer stainless steel sink unit, with base cupboards and drawers under; small worksurface to side. Further L shaped worksurface with base cupboards and drawers beneath, oil fired Rayburn with space for conventional cooker to side. Range of eye level cupboards, one double glazed window; one single glazed window.



LOUNGE Double aspect. Centrepiece brick fire surround with a raised hearth and open grate, two double glazed windows, radiator, recess with storage cupboard, having shelving over.



DINING ROOM Double glazed window.

INNER HALL Located just off the kitchen with space and plumbing for washing machine.
Single glazed window. Sliding door leading to:

CLOAKROOM A generous sized room with full width fitted cupboards, w.c, wash hand basin, double glazed window, radiator.

UTILITY ROOM Double glazed windows, quarry tiled floor, space for large fridge/ freezer or space for several domestic appliances. Part double glazed door leading to outside.

LANDING Access to roof space, double glazed window.

BEDROOM ONE Double aspect room with a wonderful outlook over neighbouring countryside. Two double glazed windows, radiator, and fitted wardrobe.



BEDROOM TWO Double glazed window, radiator, and deep recessed wardrobe.



BEDROOM THREE Radiator, double glazed window.

BATHROOM Comprising shaped panel bath with twin hand grips, pedestal wash hand basin, w.c, radiator, double glazed window, airing cupboard housing hot water tank.

OUTSIDE The property is situated in just under a third of an acre plot, in a superb country location with a beautiful rural outlook from many aspects of the house and garden. To the front of the property are pillared, twin wrought iron gates, which lead to a private drive providing off the road parking. This in turn leads to a detached garage with up and over door. The gardens are a tremendous feature of the property with a very pleasant, front and generous side garden found adjacent to the property. The side garden leads towards the rear, where there is a good sized crazy-paved terrace, further area of lawn, several fruit trees and a rural outlook. To the left hand side of the garage is a further formal garden with several areas of lawn with shaped edges, numerous flower planters and a conifer hedge running along one boundary which leads through to an additional garden; again with several areas of lawn with shaped edges, flower and shrub borders, and private drainage system.