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Long Furlong, BN13

Worthing

John Fisher

Price
£7,350,000

Beds
6

Baths
5

TOTAL SIZE
8944 Sq Ft

A classic house of character buit for 21st century living in the South Downs close to the coast.. A unique opportunity to acquire an extraordinary country house mansion in much acclaimed West Sussex. It is a period style house of character that has the highest of specifications for 21st century living. This property gives swift access to central London and airports by road and rail. This property needs to be seen.
Waterford House is a unique and exceptional architecturally designed masterpiece.
This distinguished property is completed to exacting standards in every detail that will be evident to a discerning buyer. Located in the enviable South Downs National Park featuring picture perfect views, forestry ideal for horse-riding, mountain biking, walking and leisure activities. A stunning coastline beach is within close proximity for kite/windsurfing and other water leisure interests. This home is ideally located for every conceivable amenity.

Waterford House is approached via a driveway lined with Italian cypress trees and behind ornate wrought-iron gates. The circular carriage drive makes an impressive feature on first sight.

Waterford House is entered via an elegant bright spacious reception hallway. Porcelain-tiled floors reflect light from above and the staircase, with black, French-polished hardwood timber handrails, glass panelling and low-level lighting, adds a dramatic effect. Each room is accessed by means of bespoke, black-hardwood timber doors handmade in Portugal for this exquisite home.

The ground floor boasts a magnificent dual aspect drawing room with dining area leading off. High ceilings, two sets of French doors and a set of bi-folding doors give space and light to the room. A state-of-the-art cinema room and a well-proportioned study/library are accessed from the hallway. Glazed doors open onto a fabulous kitchen/dining/family room fitted with smooth and textured, matt-finish, bespoke cabinets and a central island/breakfast bar. The main sink/work area has bronze glass splashbacks between two sets of floor-to-ceiling cabinets. An extensive set of top the range appliances are fitted and a spiral cellar is set into the floor. The 'living gas' fire is set in a black-glass casing within a black granite surround, flanked by black timber shelving with chrome detailing. French doors and three-sets of bi-folding doors open onto the terrace where a luxury jacuzzi is shaded by a pergola. The house is fitted with Control4 Smart Home for music and TV technology. Underfloor heating is installed beneath all tiled floors.

On the first floor, the landing is well proportioned. The impressive master bedroom suite is accessed by its own vestibule and extends from front to rear of the home. There is a large lounge area with fireplace and bespoke bar, a large balcony and two Juliette balconies with views over the beautifully landscaped gardens. The master dressing-room is lined with fitted wardrobes. The master en-suite spa area features a free-standing bath, twin basins, a large walk in shower and sauna for the ultimate in luxury crafted by leading Italian designers. Waterford House offers further en-suite bedrooms and bathrooms and comes complete with a gym.

External areas and Ancillary building

There is a triple garage with a self-contained studio apartment/staff accommodation above providing private access, open-plan living space, shower room, kitchen and utility area.

An incredible architecturally designed independent building is within the grounds, offering stunning water gardens, created as a tranquil environment for work or leisure, extending to approx. 1639 sq ft with its own integral garage. This is an exceptional building providing a variety of options.

The extensive Mediterranean style landscaped gardens extending to approx. 3 acres are the work of an award-winning Chelsea designer. The gardens are lit at night creating soft mood lighting to the trees and the grounds. There is a separate allotment area that is a delight for all green fingered folk. The privacy and security are exceptional and there is extensive parking throughout the grounds for a large number of vehicles together with the four garages.

Location and nearby amenities details

Goodwood House (Festival of Speed/Revival/Glorious Goodwood/Golf course/Airfield) 15 miles
Chichester Festival Theatre 17 miles
Chichester Harbour/Marina with Links to the Solent 21 miles
Arundel Castle 6 miles
Gatwick Airport 34 miles
Petworth House 9 miles
Ham Manor Golf course Angmering 3.5 miles
Beach/Kite surfing/Windsurfing at Ferring/Goring 4.5/4 miles
David Lloyd Leisure club 2.5 miles
London 58 miles
Helicopter from Waterford House to Battersea approx. 30 mins
London…train from Angmering to Victoria 1 hr 28 mins
Brighton approx.30 mins drive 16 miles
Theatres at Chichester, Brighton and Guildford.
A fine range of cafes, bars and eateries including Michelin starred restaurants are within easy distance.

Amenities & Features

  • Detached
  • Garden
  • Double Garage
  • Secure
  • Outbuilding
  • Secondary Accom
  • Gym

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