Freehold Detached House, House Sold STC
London Road, Rake

£1,250,000 Guide Price
  • Detached House, House
  • Freehold
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Ref: PET220157
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Property Features

  • Detached House
  • Far reaching views
  • In need of modernisation
  • Existing Annex
  • 5 acres of grounds
  • Double Garage & parking
  • Three Bedrooms plus 4th in annex
  • No onward chain
  • Needs to be seen!

Full Details

A rare opportunity to purchase this 1930’s detached home with an “Art Deco” appearance requiring a programme of refurbishment, available for the first time in over 50 years the house offers tremendous potential and enjoys magnificent views over Rogate Common and The South Downs in the distance.

Offered with no onward chain, this traditional detached house is of dated appearance with potential to either reconfigure or refurbish or construct a more substantial replacement dwelling (subject to planning). There is great potential to create a stunning family home in an outstanding location. Occupying a plot of a little over 5 acres which is mainly of lightly wooded grounds that affords a high degree of privacy within this desirable location. This well-loved family home is approached via kissing gates and driveway that lead to an area of parking in front of the house and adjoining detached double garage.

The existing property has an attached annex that was believed to be added in the 1970’s comprising of a sitting room, kitchen, bedroom, and bathroom. While the main house affords accommodation comprising; a central hallway which leads to a sitting room which leads out to the rear terrace, separate dining room, kitchen, and cloakroom/WC. On the upper floor, there are three bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Externally, there are formal gardens adjacent to the rear of the house, while most of the grounds are wooded. The front area of lightly wooded grounds affords a high degree of privacy, while to the rear is a paved terrace adjacent to the house. Below this is an area of lawn with a historic ornamental pond and leads into the woodland beyond.

Externally, there are formal gardens adjacent to the rear of the house, while most of the grounds are wooded. The front area of lightly wooded grounds affords a high degree of privacy, while to the rear is a paved terrace adjacent to the house. Below this is an area of lawn with a historic ornamental pond and leads into the woodland beyond.

The property is set well back from the Petersfield to Liphook Road (B2070) in Rake, on the Hampshire – West Sussex borders, close to Liss village which has a range of shops for day-to-day needs. Petersfield (6 miles to the south) has a more comprehensive range of shops and services the Rams Walk complex, Waitrose and Tesco supermarkets, Marks & Spencer food hall and a twice weekly market. Liss and Petersfield have main line railway stations providing services from Portsmouth to London Waterloo. For commuters travelling by road, the A3 bypass has improved access between the South Coast and London linking with the A272. Recreational facilities within the area include The Heath, lake, 18 hole golf course, Taro Sports Centre and there are various clubs and societies. There are excellent schools in the vicinity including Bedales School, Churcher's College and Ditcham Park School.

Council Tax: Chichester District Council – Band G - £3339.52
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