SOLD: A picturesque detached country house with fabulous views to the rear and an established garden situated in a much sought after rural hamlet.
ACCOMMODATION: DINING HALL, DRAWING ROOM, TV ROOM, CONSERVATORY, STUDY, CLOAKROOM, KITCHEN/BREAKFST ROOM, UTILITY ROOM, 5 BEDROOMS TWO WITH EN SUITE SHOWER ROOMS, BATHROOM, ATTIC ROOM, DOUBLE GARAGE, LOVELY GARDENS OF ABOUT TWO THIRDS OF AN ACRE (NOT MEASURED).
SITUATION: The property stands in a small rural hamlet surrounded by lovely countryside. Horsted Keynes is within a mile or so with its inns, primary school and Church. Lewes, Uckfield, East Grinstead and Haywards Heath are all easily accessible by car and the latter has main line rail links to London and Brighton. The Ashdown Forest is close by and there are a number of golf courses locally.
TO BE SOLD: A very pretty detached character cottage, extended over the years and in the same ownership for nearly fifty years. The property would now lend itself to general updating and an inspection is strongly recommended to fully appreciate the fine location. The accommodation is arranged as follows:
Front door to: DINING HALL: with stairs to the first floor, polished wood flooring, fitted cupboards to either side.
DRAWING ROOM: a double aspect room with stone corner fireplace and double doors to the rear garden.
CONSERVATORY: with tiled floor and double doors to the garden, sliding doors to:
TV ROOM: a double aspect room with pine ceiling.
From the dining hall a door leads to:
LOBBY: with coat hanging space, door to:
CLOAKROOM: with WC, wash basin and tiled floor.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: with range of base cupboard and drawer units with tiled work surfaces over, electric hob with extractor hood, double oven, dishwasher, one and a half bowl sink unit, tiled floor, part tiled walls, plenty of space for table and chairs.
UTILITY ROOM: with sink unit, tiled work surface, space for washing machine and tumble dryer, door to garden and walk-in PANTRY.
REAR HALLWAY: with door to outside and built in cupboard.
STUDY: with range of fitted shelves and built in cupboard.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING: with staircase to the second floor.
BEDROOM 1: with fabulous views and archway to:
DRESSING ROOM: with range of built in wardrobes and storage cupboards.
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: with corner shower, WC, wash basin with cupboards under.
BEDROOM 2: with wash basin, fireplace, archway to:
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: with shower cubicle, wash basin, fitted wardrobe.
BEDROOM 3: with wash basin, built in wardrobe, fireplace.
BEDROOM 4: with views to the rear.
BATHROOM: with bath with shower over, wash basin, WC, bidet, small built in cupboard.
SECOND FLOOR LANDING AREA: with built in cupboard and eaves storage.
BEDROOM 5: with wash basin and built in cupboard.
ATTIC ROOM: with eaves cupboards.
OUTSIDE: To the front of the property is an area of well tended garden fronting the lane with brick pathway leading to the front door. The driveway provides parking and leads through double gates to a further parking and turning area. Detached DOUBLE GARAGE with up and over door. To the rear of the house is a brick paved patio with original well. GARDEN ROOM: with adjoining coal and log store. Outside WC and boiler room. Further seating area with magnificent old wisteria. The gardens are laid mainly to lawn with mature trees and shrubs and planted borders. Further area of garden with timber garden store and large productive vegetable area. The gardens adjoin open farmland and there are magnificent views over the adjoining countryside. It is understood that the grounds extend to about two thirds of an acre although this has not been verified.