SOLD: This property is without doubt, exceptional! Thoughtfully designed for family living and located on the semi-rural outskirts of the village. This beautiful home has been presented to the very highest of standards and your internal inspection is most highly recommended.
SPACIOUS RECEPTION HALL, SITTING ROOM. DINING ROOM, FAMILY ROOM, STUDY, CLOAKROOM, KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM, UTILITY ROOM, FIVE BEDROOMS,(MASTER EN-SUITE BATHROOM/SHOWER, DRESSING ROOM), GUEST BEDROOM WITH EN-SUITE, FAMILY BATHROOM, DOUBLE GARAGE, OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATING (GAS AVAILABLE), FTTP BROADBAND, ALARM SYSTEM.
SITUATION: Maresfield is a thriving village on the edge of Ashdown Forest with its picturesque scenery and walks over 6000 acres of heathland. There is a village shop providing most every day goods, post office, tennis and bowls clubs, a local pub, church, village hall and recreation ground. For commuters, the A22, A272 and A26 give access in all directions and mainline rail stations are also within easy reach at Buxted, Uckfield, Crowborough and Haywards Heath. The area is served by schooling for all age groups including a highly regarded Primary School and Uckfield College. Leisure centre and many other recreational facilities such as East Sussex National Golf Course are nearby. The popular coastal resorts of Brighton, Eastbourne and Seaford are around 45 minutes by car.
DESCRIPTION: A luxuriously appointed detached house located in a semi-rural position within this sought after village.
The property is presented to the very highest of standards using quality materials throughout offering spacious and airy accommodation.
An impressive main reception hall creates a feeling of space with a central staircase rising to the first floor. Continuous solid oak flooring and skirting leads you into the main reception rooms. The sitting room at the rear enjoys a double aspect with french doors on two sides leading into the garden. There is a beautiful Portland stone fireplace. There are three remaining reception rooms including a dining room at the rear.
The kitchen/breakfast room is extensively fitted with oak wood doors and black work surfaces with discreet sparkle insets. There is a Rangemaster Toledo cooker providing 5 gas burners, electric hotplate, electric fan oven and electric second oven. Further integrated appliances include a Liebherr fridge and AEG dishwasher. There is a large walk-in corner pantry cupboard with lighting and plenty of further storage cupboards and drawers.
A separate utility room includes a stainless steel sink plus cupboards with spaces for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Doors lead to garden and garage.
The galleried landing opens to five large double bedrooms with high ceilings. The two en-suites and family bathroom are fitted with stylish and contemporary luxury fittings including freestanding baths, large shower units with complementing basins and discreet lighting. The master bedroom has the additional benefit of a dressing room, walk-in wardrobe and French doors leading to a balcony overlooking the rear garden.
Double opening gates open onto a gravel drive, flanked by lawn with parking and turning space leading to the integral double garage.
The gardens provide a secluded setting surrounded by mature trees and shrubs backing onto the rarely used Nursery Lane. The property stands in the middle of the plot believed to be approximately half an acre.
AGENTS NOTE: Planning permission was granted to turn part of the property, including the garage into a separate self-contained 2 bedroom flat. This lapsed a few years ago, but could be re-instated if required.
EPC = D