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St Andrews House is an exceptionally fine Grade II listed early Victorian house believed to have been designed by John Elliot and constructed in about 1840. The property is beautifully presented throughout with rooms of elegant proportions and high ceilings. The accommodation is arranged over 3 floors which, together with a lower ground floor providing the cinema/games and wine cellar, extends to nearly 6,000 square feet. Leading from the spacious reception hall are the 4 reception rooms including the formal drawing room with full width bay window and the dining room, both with marble fireplaces.
The bedroom accommodation is arranged over 2 floors, the 3 principal bedroom suites are on the first floor and the second floor rooms are ideal for a teenage family or could provide an apartment if required.
Throughout the property creates an exceptional feeling of space and light and is ideal for both family and entertaining purposes.
The property is situated in the heart of the favoured village of Oving within the conservation area and about 3 miles to the east of the centre of the cathedral city of Chichester which provides a comprehensive selection of shopping, recreational and cultural facilities including the world renowned Festival Theatre.
The Solent and many nearby sailing clubs and marinas provide exceptional facilities for boating and sailing enthusiast of all abilities. The charming waterside villages of Bosham and Itchenor and also Sidlesham, which borders the Pagham Harbour Nature Reserve, provide well respected inns and restaurants. West Wittering and the National Trust Reserve of East Head offer spectacular scenery, sweeping beaches and a broad choice of recreational and water related sporting facilities.
To the north of Chichester is the South Downs National Park which provides miles of beautiful walks and rides. At Goodwood there is the famous race course, golf courses and airfield and which is also home to the annual Festival of Speed and The Revival.
Within easy reach there are excellent schooling facilities including Westbourne House (1.5 miles) and Great Ballard School at Eartham.
From Chichester there is a main line rail service to London Victoria (approximately 90 minutes) and the A27 provides access to Brighton to the east and Southampton to the west.
The property is set well back from the lane and approached through double gates which open onto a large gravel drive and forecourt. Set to one side is a detached triple garage. The gardens, which surround the house, provide a delightful setting with stone terraces, sweeping lawns and numerous mature shrubs, herbaceous borders and specimen trees. In all the garden extends to about 0.8 of an acre.
7 Bedrooms & 4 Bath/Shower Rooms
4 Reception Rooms
Beautiful Mature Gardens
In all about 0.8 acre
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