An attractive family residence in an idyllic rural setting with extensive gardens, self-contained annex and within easy reach of south coast beaches.

Apple Trees offers modern comfort, with light, airy interiors and contemporary styling. The large reception room has a feature fireplace and glazed sliding doors opening onto the easterly aspect of the garden. An adjoining sitting room, with wood- burning stove, leads through to the impressive kitchen/breakfast room, where windows on all aspects allow light to flood into the space. Aesthetically-designed, fitted with ultra-modern units and featuring a central island, this room is the hub of the home with areas for dining and sitting. A study, large utility room, shower room and a bedroom complete the accommodation on the ground floor.

Upstairs, the principal bedroom is triple aspect, has fitted wardrobes and a stunning en suite bathroom with double shower. There are three further bedrooms and a well-fitted family bathroom. Above the garage, a mezzanine provides additional accommodation with uses that might include a home working office, studio or gym.

This property has 1.5 acres of land.


A gravel driveway, marked by a line of mature trees and evergreen hedging, leads to the property and gives access to the large garage block. Ample parking is available for vehicles and boat storage is also easily accommodated on this sizeable plot. The wrap around garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs and is bordered by hedging and a red brick wall. Areas of paved and decked terracing provide opportunities for outside dining and seating to enjoy sunny aspects at any time of the day.


The property is situated in the rural hamlet of Almodington, just two miles mile from the sought-after Chichester Harbour village of Birdham. Birdham has a variety of day-to-day amenities, including a village church, primary school and convenience store. The village is also home to Birdham Pool Marina offering a mix of pontoon berths and first-class facilities for sailors.

The coastal locations of East and West Wittering and Bracklesham are within easy reach and are popular destinations for bathing and for water sports enthusiasts. Chichester is just five miles away, offering an extensive range of shopping, leisure and cultural facilities, including the renowned Chichester Festival Theatre. Horse racing and motoring events can be found at Goodwood located 8.5 miles to the north. There is a primary school in Birdham and secondary schooling is available in Chichester, including the outstanding-rated Bishop Luffa School


From the A27 Chichester Bypass, exit on the A286 sign-posted to Birdham and West Wittering. After 3.5 miles, take the left turning, Sidlesham Lane. After about 0.6 of a mile pass Mapsons lane on the left, you are now on Batchmere Road, continue for approximately one mile and Apple Trees will be found on the right hand side just before Third Avenue, please note our FOR SALE BOARD.

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Other features

  • Idyllic rural setting
  • Easy reach of South Coast beaches
  • 2 Reception rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast room
  • Principal bedroom with en suite bathroom
  • 4 Further bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Triple garage with mezzanine floor
  • Garden store, Garden
  • EPC rating D

Other details

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Ref: CHI170059

Batchmere Road, Almodington Chichester West Sussex PO20

Guide Price

Ref: CHI170059

Batchmere Road, Almodington Chichester West Sussex PO20

Guide Price