SOLD: A fascinating semi detached period cottage with masses of character and a large established garden situated in an elevated position in Ridgewood within walking distance of excellent inn/restaurant and post office stores.
ENTRANCE HALL/STUDY, SITTING ROOM, KITCHEN/DINING ROOM, REAR HALL, BATHROOM, 3 BEDROOMS, CLOAKROOM, DOUBLE GARAGE, PARKING, LARGE MATURE GARDEN, GAS CENTRAL HEATING.
SITUATION: The property is situated in an elevated situation off Lewes Road. Within walking distance are a local post office/general stores and well regarded inn/restaurant and primary school. Uckfield town centre is within a mile with primary and secondary schools, excellent range of shops, bars, restaurants as well as an independent cinema. Uckfield station provides rail links to London Bridge and East Croydon and there are regular bus services to Lewes, Tunbridge Wells and Brighton.
DESCRIPTION: An enchanting unlisted semi detached period cottage believed to be 16th century with an abundance of original features standing in a large secluded south facing garden. Potential to convert part of the garage or to install a garden office for home working.
On the ground floor the front door leads to the spacious Entrance Hall with beamed walls and lovely wood block flooring. The Hallway has plenty of space to use as a Study if required. Door to Sitting Room with beamed walls and ceiling, wood block flooring and superb inglenook fireplace with exposed brick walls and woodburning stove, built-in corner cupboard. A doorway leads through to the spacious Kitchen with quarry tiled floor, beamed walls and ceiling. There is a comprehensive range of base cupboard and drawer units with work surfaces over, built-in double oven and 5 ring gas hob, space for washing machine and fridge freezer, larder cupboard.
Steps lead down to Rear Hallway with gas fired boiler and door to the rear garden. Off the hallway is the Bathroom with bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, wash hand basin with cupboard under, WC, heated towel rail, tiled walls.
On the First Floor there is a Landing with Cloakroom off with WC and access to the loft which has a window and is believed to be boarded. The main Bedroom is at the front with beamed walls and ceiling and a lovely old window overlooking the front garden. Bedroom 2 is also heavily beamed and double aspect. The third Bedroom also has beamed walls and a corner wash hand basin. An old door leads to eaves storage area.
Outside the property is approached over a private driveway shared with adjoining cottages. This leads to a private parking area with room to park two cars in front of the Double Garage with up and over doors. The gardens are a good size with covered seating area leading onto the Japanese garden with colourful acers, water feature and pond. Beyond are good sized area of lawns and brick paved seating area. Front garden laid to lawn with brick pathway to front porch. The property is being sold with no onward chain.
EPC = D