Galleon Cottage is delightful Grade II listed cottage with an abundance of charm and character sat in a desirable rural location between Chichester and the coast. Believed to date back to the 1700's the property retains a wealth of period features including exposed beam and timbers, inset cast iron woodburners, solid timber latch doors and the thatch roof, which had the back re thatched in 2011 and the front re thatched in July 2016. The land of approximately 2 acres, 2 stables, dressage arena and superb open countryside with a nearby bridle path of around a mile long leading to the beach make this an ideal equestrian property.
Galleon Cottage sits in grounds totalling approximately 2.093 acres which are majority south and west facing, providing added privacy to this fantastic tranquil location. The property is approached via a shingled parking area in front of a large double garage with adjoining outside WC. The gardens, enclosed mainly by mature hedging and plants are split into different sections each flowing into the next which are mainly laid to lawn with the exception of the secluded walled courtyard. The rear garden leads to the multi-functional triple bay barn with room above benefiting from 6 Velux windows, another triple garage, 2 stables, tack room and store. From here you can access the 3 fields one of which housing a large dressage arena, in all providing a wonderfully versatile country residence.
On entering the cottage a stable door takes you through to the dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room which features a range of wooden fronted country style floor and wall units. A door leads to the utility room which has a separate cupboard housing the boiler and hot water tank and another stable door takes you out to the rear garden. The kitchen/breakfast room leads into the dining room which is steeped in unique charm from the many period beams and timbers, then into the spacious triple aspect sitting room with brick built fireplace with inset woodburner. From here you can access the walled courtyard, which acts as a wonderful suntrap and downstairs bathroom.
To the first floor, a central landing leads to the duel aspect principal bedroom with built in cupboard. The second bedroom has eves storage and leads to the third bedroom also with a built in cupboard and the family bathroom.