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Homebuyers who are on the hunt to find an affordable route to homeownership, should look to Eastergate Park by Sovereign Housing Association. Located in the sought-after hamlet of Fontwell in West Sussex, Sovereign is offering a limited collection of three-bedroom houses available to buy through Shared Ownership. Enjoying a prime position close to the foothills of the South Downs National Park and some of West Sussex’s stunning countryside, Eastergate Park provides prospective purchasers with an exciting opportunity to buy their dream home and live within a flourishing new village-style community equidistant from the historic towns of Arundel and Chichester.

Ideal for first time buyers looking for an affordable way to start their next chapter, home movers seeking more space or downsizers, the availability of Shared Ownership at Eastergate Park allows buyers to purchase a share in their chosen property. Prices start at £152,000 for a 40% share; purchasers can secure one of the limited three- bedroom properties with a deposit of just £7,600*, which is a staggering £48,108 less than the average first time buyer deposit in West Sussex.This lower-level deposit allows purchasers to own their dream home for a lower amount than if they were to buy the same property outright.

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Eastergate Park

Lisa Moran, Sales & Marketing Director at the Sovereign, comments:

“We are delighted to have launched a limited collection of three-bedroom Shared Ownership homes at Eastergate Park. This development delivers a new pocket neighbourhood within The Weald, an enviable Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, giving buyers a fantastic opportunity to purchase a home with an affordable price tag, as well as reaping the benefits of both city and countryside living on their doorstep. With a limited number of three-bedroom homes available, and the opportunity to purchase our fully furnished three bedroom show home, we would urge prospective purchasers to book their place to view our beautiful new show home as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.”

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Located on Fontwell Avenue, less than half a mile from the A27, those who choose to make Eastergate Park their home will have easy access to a range of local amenities, schools and travel links which connect east to west, from Wiltshire through to Kent. The charming market town of Arundel and the cathedral city of Chichester are within striking distance, both boasting a medley of restaurants, boutique shops and supermarkets close to home. The seaside towns of Selsey, Bognor Regis and Portsmouth all lie within easy travel distance of Eastergate Park, giving residents the best of both worlds for country and coastal living.

The attractive three-bedroom houses have been thoughtfully designed to offer bright, spacious and flexible layouts, as well as a superior level of specification which guarantees comfortable and stylish living. Set across a quiet and attractive network of residential streets, all of the homes offer generous open plan living in a variety of layouts. Sleek kitchen/dining areas and French doors which open onto to the gardens provide great entertaining spaces or a relaxing area away from the rest of the home. A downstairs WC and storage cupboard ensures families have everything they need on one floor. Upstairs, three double bedrooms and a family bathroom complete the second floor.

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Each house comes with flooring throughout and a comprehensive range of fixtures and fittings. Kitchens include individually designed contemporary units with stylish worktops and upstands, and a integrated oven, hob and extractor. Sleek bathrooms incorporate contemporary sanitaryware, and full height tiling. Moving outside, each home has an enclosed, turfed rear garden and two car parking spaces.

Residents in Fontwell have a range of convenience stores and the local petrol station also boasts a Little Waitrose. For larger stores and more choice, Chichester, Arundel and Bognor are awash with both independent boutique shopping and eateries and the popular retail outlets.

Education in the area offers parents a range of options, with several local preschools, including a Forest School.  Barnham Primary SchoolWalberton and Binstead CoE Primary SchoolSlindon CoE Primary School and Aldingbourne Primary School.  Further education options include Ormiston Six Villages Academy (Ofsted Good), Philip Howard Catholic School (Ofsted Outstanding), and Slindon College independently educates boys from 8 to 18.














Fontwell is renowned for its stunning racecourse, Fontwell Park, which is set in spectacular surroundings and steeped in racing history with the only remaining figure of eight jumps course in the UK. Residents will never be bored living here, with extensive green space on the doorstep including National Trust and parkland easily accessible. Chichester and Arundel are awash with tourist attractions whatever your age, and when you run out of things to do here then the South coast provides endless entertainment.

Prices for the Shared Ownership homes available at Eastergate Park start from £152,000 for a 40% share of a three-bedroom home with a full market value of £380,000.

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Fontwell Park
*5% deposit of £7,600 is based on purchasing a 40% share of a three-bedroom detached house with a FMV of £380,000
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