Converted former chapel in sought-after Summersdale

Friday, 8th June 2018, 10:56 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 11:59 am

This superbly converted former chapel is located within a relatively short distance from Chichester city centre in the sought after, leafy residential suburb of Summersdale.


Tod Anstee Hancock01243 523723

The property, in Dempsey Road, offers immense character with a stunning vaulted ceiling to the living areas, combining period features with stylish contemporary attributes.

The spacious accommodation has an excellent degree of natural light combined with a comfortable ambience.

On entering the property the fabulous reception hall leads to two ground floor bedrooms and opens into the magnificent main living areas.

The stunning vaulted ceiling features a series of fascinating A-frame painted metal struts and remarkable ecclesiastic arched windows with deep chamfered walls and sills.

The main living areas are open plan comprising a large sitting room and dining room, stylish bespoke kitchen with an excellent range of wall and base units, island with integrated cupboards and breakfast bar and a separate breakfast table with seating.

The open plan sitting room area has a contemporary wood burning stove and tall French doors leading out to the sun terrace and south facing garden.

A partly partitioned area provides a useful open plan study area and a further games area with space for a billiard table or baby grand piano.

The ground floor also offers a sitting/TV room to one side, a utility room and separate large laundry room.

The two ground floor double bedrooms both have en-suite bathrooms, one of which can also be accessed from the hall.

Separate to the main house and to the rear of the garage there is a music room.

The imposing staircase has a galleried half landing overlooking the living areas and stairs leading to the first floor landing and two further bedrooms with vaulted ceilings.

One bedroom has an en-suite shower room whereas the spacious principal bedroom has an impressive en-suite bathroom with shower cubicle, bath two wash hand basins and a large porthole window.

The Chapel is approached over a gravelled driveway with off-street parking for two vehicles leading to a large detached garage and separate side entrance.

The rear garden runs the length of the property and features a beautiful south-facing paved sun terrace leading out to a neatly kept lawn and flower beds with a variety of shrubs and trees.

The garden features a well established yew hedge and along the eastern boundary there is a tall brick and flint wall, providing an excellent degree of privacy.

Guide Price £995,000.

For more information, or to arrange a viewing, contact Tod Anstee Hancock, The Old Coach House, 14 West Pallant, Chichester. Telephone 01243 523723.