Property for sale The Avenue, Summersdale, Chichester
Guide Price £2,000,000
Combining luxurious living with classic design, an exceptional and individually designed new home, situated within the highly sought-after Summersdale area of this historic cathedral city.
This exclusive family home is located within a relatively short distance from the city centre within the sought-after, leafy residential suburb of Summersdale. The property offers bespoke and airy concepts with an emphasis on space, natural light and family living.
On entering the property the fabulous reception hall, with beautiful tiled flooring, leads through to all principle living rooms and features a spectacular two storey staircase with contemporary glass banisters, sunken surround lighting and dramatic lantern ceiling. To the rear of the hall is an impressive open plan kitchen and family room with concertina doors opening onto the garden. This luxurious Nobilia kitchen has multiple Miele appliances and Carrina worktops. At the front of the property there is a well-proportioned bay fronted sitting room, a study with front facing bay and a 10 speaker Dolby Atmos Cinema Room featuring a concealed 105" projector screen. Throughout the property there are individual sound systems, with multi room music on the ground floor, along with voice control to many features. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a luxury cloakroom and a utility room from the kitchen. On the first floor there is a stunning main bedroom suite, designed to the highest quality incorporating a substantial dressing room with extensively fitted wardrobes and glass topped cupboards. From this room there is a luxurious en suite with Porcelonosa ceramics, twin double entry shower unit, personal lighting and double ended bath. Further first floor accommodation includes a guest bedroom and a third bedroom which are both very generously sized with en suite shower rooms. On the second floor there are two exceptionally sized rooms which are ideal for additional family living spaces and playroom with large walk in wardrobes. A luxury bath/shower room with bespoke sunken floor lighting completes this floor.
Gardens and Grounds
Avenue House is set well back into the plot which is accessed via electronically controlled gates. There is extensive parking and access to a double garage.
The landscaped rear garden has been designed in perfect symmetry. The expanses of lawn surround a central paved sunken terrace with firepit and a pathway to a silver globe water feature. A further pathway leads to an Indian sandstone terrace adjacent to the house.
The property is situated in the sought after residential leafy suburb of Summersdale. Ideally located within easy reach of the city centre which is just over a mile to the south and accessible to the South Downs National Park a short distance to the north. Nearby, there are useful local amenities which include a medical centre, convenience store/post office and the Brandy Hole Lane Nature Reserve, an enchanting woodland copse of about 15 acres.
The historic cathedral city of Chichester offers comprehensive shopping facilities and a choice of social and recreational activities, accessible through the mainly level pedestrian areas of the beautifully preserved city. Cultural activities include Pallant House Gallery and Festival Theatre. There are renowned schools in the area, both in the public and the private sector. The mainline station in Chichester provides a regular service to London Victoria in about 1 hour 40 minutes (via Gatwick Airport). Havant station to the west provides a faster service to London Waterloo in about 1 hour 20 minutes.
Events and sporting activities in the area include Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival events for motoring enthusiasts, horseracing at Goodwood and Fontwell, polo at Cowdray Park, golf at Goodwood, and beaches at the Witterings. Chichester Harbour provides moorings (subject to availability) and there are nearby berthing and lifting facilities in Birdham Pool and Chichester Marina. Other local attractions include: the Weald and Downland Open Air Museum, West Dean Gardens, Fishbourne Roman Palace, Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, Goodwood House, Stansted Park and Petworth House.
Distances and Transport
City Centre: 1.25 miles, Chichester Marina: 3.6 miles, Birdham Marina: 2.4 miles, West Wittering Beach: 9 miles, Goodwood: 3 miles, Southampton Airport: 31 miles, Gatwick Airport: 45 miles, Central London: 70 miles, A27/A3 Junction: 10 miles
All distances are approximate.