31 North Street
A charming three bedroom detached Grade II Listed period cottage situated on the North West section of Chichester's famous Roman walls, off the Walls Walk and moments from the City centre.
This delightful property has benefited from a more recent extension that has helped create a practical and versatile home. Modern day improvements include underfloor heating, wall insulation and double glazing throughout, that is sympathetic to the character of the home.
The ground floor offers a double aspect dining room with feature fireplace at the centre of the house and leads through to a lovely double aspect drawing room with feature fireplace and two recessed leaded light windows. Exposed oak beams run through these two rooms. Also on this floor is a double aspect kitchen, entrance hall and cloakroom.
A staircase with exposed beam wall leads to the first floor with a master bedroom and a second smaller double bedroom. Also on this floor is a double aspect bathrom and an additional showeroom along with an airing cupboard and utilities cupboard.
The second floor offers a third fair sized double bedroom and an office. Both rooms would have restricted head height for some.
10 North Walls is accessed via an enclosed low-maintenance paved garden with mature evergreen planting bordered by the city walls, providing a private city centre haven ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining.
Chichesters broad range of shopping, cultural and leisure amenities are close by, as are Chichesters Racquets & Fitness Club, the adjoining public tennis courts, Pallant House Gallery and the renowned Festival Theatre.
The Centurion Way foot and cycle path is accessed to the west of Chichester and provides access northwards to the South Downs and, via the Salterns Way, along the harbour shoreline to the Blue Flag sandy beach of West Wittering. Goodwood, to the northeast, offers a horse racing calendar and annual events for motoring enthusiasts. Sailing may be enjoyed from the many villages around Chichester Harbour. Chichester has a mainline railway station with services to London (Victoria) via Gatwick and to London (Waterloo) via Havant.
Chichester offers a number of state primary and secondary schools including Central C of E Academy, Lancastrian Infant School, St. Anthonys School (rated Outstanding by Ofsted) Chichester College and Chichester Univerity. There is also a wide range of long-established and noteworthy independent schools including Prebendal, Chichester High Schools, Westbourne House and Great Ballard.
On foot, from Strutt & Parkers Chichester office, proceed south on North Street. At the Cross, turn right into West Street and continue to the roundabout at the end. Turn right into Wall Cottage Drive and North Walls will be found immediately on the left.Read all