Shore Drift, Howard Avenue, West Wittering

Shore Drift

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Reception Room

4 bedroom detached house sold

  • Agent Michael Cornish Chichester
  • Agent Number 01243 790656

Price on application

About this property

Stunning individually designed BRAND NEW contemporary DETACHED HOUSE, with versatile accommodation, featuring impressive vaulted ceilings and a South facing balcony, located in a desirable residential area only about a 150 yards to the BEACH.


Shore Drift is a stunning brand new contemporary detached house built to a bespoke specification, located in a highly desirable coastal residential area, featuring an innovative design with high vaulted ceilings to a number rooms, capturing plenty of natural light and creating a great feeling of light and space. One of two individually designed new detached houses constructed by a highly regarded local building company, the properties have been finished to a superb quality standard throughout with particular attention to detail, featuring beautiful bathrooms and excellent tastefully designed kitchens. Shore Drift comprises: a spacious atrium reception hall, utility room and cloakroom. There is a separate sitting room and an open-plan kitchen/dining/family room, which expands the width of the property overlooking the rear garden, which is accessed via full width bi-folding doors. The quality kitchen features a range of integral appliances including; a double oven, induction hob, dishwasher, fridge-freezer, and wine cooler. There is light and spacious sitting room, utility room and a ground floor double bedroom with en-suite shower room. An impressive oak and glass panel staircase leads from the entrance hall to the first floor landing with a vaulted ceiling, and doors leading to the family bathroom and three double bedrooms one of which has an en-suite bathroom. The stunning principal bedroom suite features a vaulted ceiling creating space and light, built-in wardrobes, a superbly appointed en-suite shower room and doors opening out to the South facing balcony. The property has WiFi controlled underfloor heating throughout and rain sensor Velux windows and a door opens out onto a south facing balcony. Outside, there is parking for a number of vehicles. The rear garden has a good degree of privacy and is landscaped mainly to lawn with two areas of patio and a Summerhouse/Home office. The property has easy access to the beach via a small track in the corner of Howard Avenue leading to Marine Drive West with access to the beach.


At East Wittering village, take the Cakeham Road towards West Wittering. At the fourth turning on the left turn into Jolliffe Road, then take the second turning on the right into Howard Avenue and after a short distance Shore Drift will be found on the right-hand side. 

Local Authority: Chichester District Council 01243 785166

Services: Mains electricity, water, gas and drainage. EPC: tbc


The property is situated within short distance of East Wittering village, which has a vibrant friendly community and there is a modern Medical Centre, local Dental Surgery located within the excellent shopping centre, which has a wide variety of independent shops, popular cafes, a variety of restaurants and larger stores including the Co-op and Tesco supermarkets. The village of West Wittering has a Sailing Club and a pub/restaurant and a few local shops. There is an established local private leisure club Harbour Way Country Club located near Itchenor which has an established Sailing Club and there are an excellent selection of restaurants/pubs in the nearby villages of Birdham and Bracklesham Bay. Chichester is about 9 miles and about 3 miles from the City at The Goodwood Hotel there is a golf club and health club, including a gym and swimming pool and a private members club at The Kennels.The renowned Pallant House Gallery and the Internationally renowned Festival Theatre are less than a mile and further nearby amenities include: Westgate Sports Centre, Chichester Tennis Club, Cannons Health Club and Multiplex Cinema. The Kennels, Goodwood Members Club - Restaurant/Golf club and Goodwood Hotel are about 3 miles from the City. Chichester mainline rail station fastest links are to London Victoria approx. (95mins) and via Havant to London/Waterloo approx. (95mins). The A27 provides good road access to Worthing, Brighton and Portsmouth. The A3 (M) motorway is about 16 miles west, connecting to the M25 Junction10 and central London/Westminster about (75 miles) and Airports at Heathrow (65miles), alternatively Gatwick via A27/A24 (49 miles). Southampton International Airport (39 miles) and Portsmouth (21 miles) and both Cities provide ferry services to the Isle of Wight, Channel Isles and Northern Europe.


This amazing historic City is wonderful and full of interesting places to visit, founded by the Romans during the first century AD the surrounding areas are steeped in history with a number of fascinating archaeological remains dating from the Roman Conquest such as the existing remains of the tall defence Walls, which now provide an interesting elevated walk round the City. Much of the City shopping centre is accessed through level pedestrianised areas leading to the well preserved and beautiful ancient Chichester Cathedral founded during 1075. The elaborate octangular Market Cross stands today at the centre of Chichester and is believed to have been built in 1501 and subsequently repaired at the expense of Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond in 1746. Much of the City centre was built during the prosperous Georgian and Victorian periods and one of the most imposing buildings in the City today is the Georgian (former) Corn Exchange built in 1833 located in East Street. The City has beautifully kept parks and a canal ‘The Ship Canal’ from the City Basin south for about 2 miles, navigable by canoe and rowing boats to Donnington and further walks beside the canal continue to Birdham, Chichester Marina. Only about a mile from the City centre there is a Nuffield Hospital (private patients) and the NHS St Richard’s Hospital. There are a wide variety of amenities including: Public and private sports centres with indoor swimming pools/gyms, cinemas, bowling, tennis/squash club, rugby football club. Further local attractions include: The award winning Pallant House Gallery and Internationally renowned Chichester Festival Theatre. There are an excellent number of schools locally and accessible from Chichester including; Bishop Luffa, Oakwood, Prebendal, Westbourne House, Great Ballard, Slindon Collage and Portsmouth Grammar school. 


Chichester is well renowned for its exceptional sailing facilities and country pursuits. Among the many attractions in the area are the Goodwood Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival annual international motoring events and regular Horse Racing events at Goodwood and Fontwell, and Polo at Cowdray Park. There are excellent golf clubs at Goodwood and Hunston and flying at Goodwood Aerodrome. Much of the surrounding countryside has been designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and The South Downs National Park provides miles of footpaths and bridleways. There are pebble/sandy beaches at East Wittering and Bracklesham Bay and at West Wittering there are miles of sandy beach which has been awarded the ‘Blue Flag’ international status for excellence. There are beaches at Selsey and the RSPB nature reserve at Pagham Harbour. Chichester has about 17 miles of harbour channels leading out to The Solent, about 3,750 moorings and there are about 12,000 registered vessels, and about 2,000 berths with 6 marinas including; Chichester Marina, Birdham Pool Marina, Emsworth Yacht Harbour (Marina), Thornham Marina, Sparkes Marina and Northney Marina at Hayling Island and there are 14 Sailing Clubs locally. Further attractions include: Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, Weald & Downland Living Museum at Singleton, West Dean College and Gardens, Amberley Museum & Heritage Centre, Arundel Wetland Centre Wildfowl nature reserve, Fishbourne Roman Palace, Stansted Park House & Grounds, Petworth House, Cass Sculpture Foundation Goodwood and Goodwood House. 

DISCLAIMER NOTICE: MICHAEL CORNISH LIMTED and any member of the company and for the vendor/landlord of this property whose agents they are, give notice that (i) these particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract, (ii) all statements contained within these particulars are made without responsibility on the part of MICHAEL CORNISH LIMITED or the vendor/landlord, (iii) the statements contained within these particulars should not to be relied upon as a statement of fact or representation, (iv) any interested purchaser/tenant must satisfy themselves by inspection, professional survey or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained within these particulars, (v) the vendor/landlord does not make or give either MICHAEL CORNISH LIMITED or any person in their employment any authority or give representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. (vi) The appliances, equipment, fittings or services have not been tested and cannot be verified as to whether they are in working order. Photographs and Maps and all plans in these particulars are shown for illustration purposes and as a guide only. Registered Office: Wellesley House, 204 London Road, Waterlooville, Hants PO7 7AN Registered in England & Wales: MICHAEL CORNISH LIMITED Company No.11293959


Key Features

Shore Drift, Howard Avenue, West Wittering
  • 4 double bedrooms (South facing balcony) 3 Bathrooms (2 en-suite)
  • Impressive landing vaulted ceiling & rain sensor Velux windows
  • Open plan Luxury Kitchen/Dining/Family Room
  • Impressive Reception Hall, Cloakroom/WC, Utility Room
  • Front garden with parking for a number of vehicles
  • Delightful rear Garden, Summerhouse/Home office
  • Gas central heating, Underfloor Heating (Wifi control)
  • Solar PV Panels, EV Charge Point, Alarm, LAN wiring,10 Year Build Warranty
  • Delightful rear Garden, Summerhouse/Home office



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36 Shippam Street, Chichester West Sussex PO19 1AG

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01243 790656