Period cottage in heart of Downs Park

Period cottage.
Period cottage.

An extremely attractive and well presented, 18th century period cottage, set in the heart of the South Downs National Park.

The property offers tremendous charm and character, retaining many original period features, yet enjoying the benefits of modern living such as central heating with traditional style radiators and a refitted kitchen and bathrooms.

The quintessentially attractive brick, stone, tile hung and part exposed timbered elevations are matched inside by period features such as open fireplaces, a wealth of exposed beams and exposed flooring to certain rooms.

The property offers flexible living and is currently used as a bed and breakfast ( Part of the house has been converted from a barn which is believed to date back to around the 1750s.

Externally, there are delightful gardens surrounding the property comprising areas of lawn and matures shrubs and trees.

The property is approached by a driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles and leads to a generous sized double garage.

Viewing is essential to fully appreciate the presentation, the accommodation provided and the wonderful charm this delightful home offers.

The property is situated between the charming town of Midhurst with its wide and varied range of shopping and recreational facilities and the Downland village of Cocking with its local village shop, public house, garage and historic church.

Midhurst also boasts schools, churches, restaurants and bars, with further amenities being found in the nearby towns of Chichester, Haslemere and Petersfield, each also having main line railway stations.

Sporting and recreational facilities in the area include polo at Cowdray Park, horse racing at Goodwood and Fontwell, golf from numerous courses in the area and sailing on the South coast.

The area is surrounded by delightful countryside being set in the South Downs National Park and therefore also offers excellent walking and riding opportunities.

Price £575,000.

For further information on this property or to view it contact Gascoigne-Pees on 01730 406539.