1 bedroom apartment for sale

Hammerwood Road, Ashurst Wood, East Grinstead

£240,000

Property Description

Key features

  • One bedroom apartment in the historic Abbey
  • Refitted kitchen & shower room
  • Residents Grand Hall
  • Communal grounds
  • Allocated & visitors parking

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold


SUMMARY
Stunning apartment at The Abbey. Impressive ceiling heights & features. Lounge with expansive windows & view. Refitted kitchen. Refitted shower room. Double bedroom with mezzanine area ideal for storage. Residents Grand Hall. Communal grounds. Allocated and visitors parking


DESCRIPTION
Connells are pleased to offer for sale this stunning one bedroom apartment at The Abbey, Ashurst Wood. With impressive ceiling heights and retaining many original features the living area benefits from the expanse of windows you can't help but be drawn to. Refitted kitchen with appliances. Refitted shower room. The double bedroom has an unusual mezzanine area above. The imposing entrance to The Abbey leads to the Grand Hall with residents seating area and ornamental fire. In the late nineteenth century a wealthy diamond magnet built a magnificent country mansion for his family. The Abbey went on to have many different uses (it was a school in the 1960's) until it was eventually converted into luxury apartments. The communal grounds are also there for the residents to enjoy and The Abbey is set in approximately 2 1/2 acres with a formal garden leading on to woodland and meadow. Allocated and visitors parking. With many scenic walks on your doorstep the village of Ashurst Wood still retains it's character with local shop, public houses, butcher, church and primary school. The next village along is Forest Row with it's vibrant village centre offering shops, many local businesses, public houses, restaurants and cafes. The nearest town is East Grinstead with direct rail link to London and a little further out are the popular towns of Tunbridge Wells and Crawley.

Ashurst Wood 
The village of Ashurst Wood is primarily residential and is situated approximately halfway between London and the south coast. The village retains much of its period charm and community spirit. The well utilised village hall hosts everything from dance to carpet bowls and the award winning butchers, Allan Martin Meats, provided meat for the television chef, Gordon Ramsay. There is a local shop, public houses, church and primary school. Ashurst Wood is served by the Metrobus service, with destinations of Crawley, Royal Tunbridge Wells and Uckfield. To the south east is Forest Row, with its vibrant village centre offering shops, many local businesses, public houses, restaurants and cafes. To the north west is East Grinstead with a mainline railway station which offers frequent services to London Victoria and London Bridge in just under the hour. There is easy access to the M23 and M25 motorways with Gatwick and Heathrow airports at 12 and 49 miles respectively. (Distances are measured on Google from the centre of Ashurst Wood village.

The Abbey 
In the late nineteenth century a wealthy diamond magnet built a magnificent country mansion for his family. The Abbey has had many different uses (it was a school in the 1960's) until it was eventually converted into luxury apartments.

Residents Grand Hall 
The imposing entrance to The Abbey leads to the Grand Hall with residents seating area and ornamental fireplace with stairs to the apartments.

Entrance Hall 
Front door to communal entrance lobby. Loft access. Radiator.

Living Area 18' 11" x 17' 3" at maximum point ( 5.77m x 5.26m at maximum point )
With impressive ceiling heights surrounded by period style coving and retaining many original features, the living area benefits from the expanse of windows you can't help but be drawn to. Three radiators.

Kitchen 9' 10" x 5' 3" ( 3.00m x 1.60m )
Fitted kitchen with wall & base units, drawers & wine rack. Sink & drainer. Work surfaces with matching splash back. Stainless steel hob, stainless steel electric oven, stainless steel cooker hood & splash back. Washing machine. Integrated fridge / freezer. French doors to living area.

Bedroom 12' 10" x 12' 9" to rear of wardrobe ( 3.91m x 3.89m to rear of wardrobe )
Solid wood ladder to the mezzanine area above part of the bedroom facilitated by the high ceilings. Built in wardrobe enclosing central heating boiler. Radiator. Window giving views over the surrounding views.

Shower Room 
Refitted with shower cubicle. Wash hand basin. WC. Extractor fan and down lighter. Heated towel rail. Hand carved granite / slate quartz floor. Recessed down lighters.

Residents Grounds 
The Abbey is set in approximately 2 1/2 acres with a formal garden leading on to woodland and meadow for the residents to enjoy

Parking 
Allocated and visitors parking

Directions 
Head south-east on London Road towards Queen's Road. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto High Street. At the roundabout, continue straight onto Lewes Road/B2110. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Lewes Road/A22. Eastbourne /Ashurst Wood A22. Turn left onto Hammerwood Road. Turn left to stay on Hammerwood Road. Slight right onto Cansiron Lane. Destination will be on the right.


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1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2: These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
3: The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4: Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
5: Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
6: Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.


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30 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • East Grinstead (2.5 mi)
  • Dormans (3.5 mi)
  • Cowden (4.5 mi)
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90 London Road East Grinstead Sussex, RH19 1EP

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90 London Road East Grinstead Sussex, RH19 1EP

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Nearest stations

  • East Grinstead (2.5 mi)
  • Dormans (3.5 mi)
  • Cowden (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Connells, East Grinstead

90 London Road East Grinstead Sussex, RH19 1EP

01342 616033 Local call rate

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