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Tenure: Freehold

A unique Grade II listed detached period house situated just off Alfriston village centre. Sash windows, brick floors, fireplaces. Flint walled gardens. Double car port. Ample parking. 3 Bedrooms. Dining Room. Sitting Room. Farmhouse Dining Kitchen.

3 Bedrooms Dining Room Sitting Room
Farmhouse Dining Kitchen Cloakroom/WC Large Shower Room
Separate WC Conservatory Gardens
Double Car Port & Parking for several vehicles

The Property: A unique Grade II listed detached period house situated just off the village centre.

Features: Dating back to the early 1900c and grade II listed due to the full height tiled facade, Saffron House was extended in the 1930s and refurbished approximately ten years ago. The well maintained, elegant accommodation features period fireplaces, exposed brick floors, refurbished sash windows, flint walled gardens and a Farmhouse style dining kitchen with gas fired Stanley range cooker and integrated appliances. The property has been rewired, replumbed, has an updated gas fired central heating system, well presented and considered to be in good decorative order throughout.

Location: The Downland village of Alfriston is set within the picturesque South Downs National Park and on the South Downs Way. The village offers a range of shopping facilities including village general store/post office/delicatessen, several restaurants, tea rooms, coffee houses, interesting and individual shops, hotels and public houses. There is a good primary school, bus services, an historic church and village green. Berwick Railway Station lies with approximately 2.5 miles.

Reception Hall: Period style entrance door with decorative canopy over. Natural brick floor. Brick fireplace and hearth with rustic wood surround. Radiator. Sash window. Telephone point. Stairs to first floor with understair cupboard.

Cloakroom/WC: Natural brick floor. White suite comprising close coupled WC and wash basin with tiled splashback.

Inner Hall: Natural brick floor. Recessed fully tiled utility cupboard with power, light, shelving and natural brick floor.

Dining Room:14'4" x 12'9" (4.37m x 3.89m). Feature period style fireplace surround with inset tiling and hearth. Adjacent alcove with shelving. Picture rail. Two feature sash windows. Wall light points. Radiator.

Sitting Room:11'2" x 10'8" (3.4m x 3.25m). French doors to garden. Exposed wood floor. Period style fireplace surround with inset natural brick back and inset gas fired cast iron stove. Recessed cupboards either side of chimney breast. Radiator. Wall light points.

Kitchen/Dining Room:21'3" (6.48m) x 15'2" (4.62m) maximum measurements. An L-shaped triple aspect Farmhouse style dining kitchen. Quarry tiled floor. Excellent range of light oak fronted base, drawer and cupboard units. Matching range of wall units with concealed lighting beneath and incorporating integrated cooker hood. Stanley gas fired range cooker with independent boiler supplying central heating and domestic hot water. Adjacent inset two ring gas fired hob. Integrated dishwasher. Integrated washing machine. Space for American fridge/freezer. Radiator. Inset ceiling down lights. Door to side garden. Wall light points. Glazed double doors to

Conservatory:10'6" x 9'4" (3.2m x 2.84m). Brick based windows. French doors to garden. Tiled floor. Power and light points.

First Floor Landing: Stairs from reception hall. Sash window. Loft hatch. Radiator. Recessed linen cupboard housing prelagged cylinder with immersion heater and slatted shelving.

Bedroom 1:11'5" x 10'7" (3.48m x 3.23m). Sash window. Two recessed cupboards. Wall light points.

Bedroom 2:11'2" x 10'9" (3.4m x 3.28m). Double aspect room with sash windows with views across the village to surrounding downland. Radiator. Wall light points. Period fireplace with ornate cast iron grate. Recessed cupboards either side of chimney breast. Radiator.

Bedroom 3:14'5" x 8'8" (4.4m x 2.64m). Sash window. Radiator. Telephone point.

Large Shower Room:11'2" x 7'7" (3.4m x 2.31m). Fully tiled walls. Walk-in fully tiled shower cubicle. Two pedestal wash basins. Bidet. Radiator. Wall light points. Door to walk-in Loft storage area

Walk-in Loft Storage Area:Approximate boarded floor area 15'6" (4.72m) x 7'6" (2.29m). Sloping eaves. Light point.

Separate WC: Half tiled walls to match shower room. Close coupled WC. Radiator.

Barn Style Double Car Port:17' x 17' (5.18m x 5.18m). Brick paved drive with parking for several cars. Screen trellis fencing to one side with flint boundary wall to rear and remaining side.

Front Garden: Laid to lawn with well stocked flower beds. Pathway to entrance door. 6' screen wall with gate to side and rear gardens. Double entrance gates to drive.

Side and Rear Gardens: Level and enclosed by flint and brick walling. Neatly laid to lawn with well stocked flower and shrub beds with specimen bushes, shrubs and trees. Vegetable plot. Brick paved walkways. Brick built tool and potting sheds. South facing paved patio adjoining conservatory and sitting room. High double entrance gates, brick paved drive and parking for several vehicles. Outside power point. Outside water tap.

Council Tax Band: F

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Added on Rightmove:
20 March 2012

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