2 bedroom cottage for sale

High Hurstwood, Uckfield, East Sussex

£775,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A most charming detached period cottage, available for the first time in 33 years, located in a quiet and private setting within this sought after village, accessed via a private track.



The comfortable accommodation has been beautifully presented to highlight the character and period features throughout, with a wealth of exposed timbering, inglenook fireplace and diamond leaded light windows.



The sitting room with inglenook and wood burning stove is open plan to the dining room. The kitchen fitted with bespoke units and aga complements the country cottage theme. There are two first floor double bedrooms and a fitted bathroom.



The park like gardens are a delight and extend to approximately 0.4 of an acre with sweeping lawns, deep herbaceous borders stocked with an abundance of mature shrubs, perennials and specimen trees. There is a drive at the entrance with ample parking leading to a garage block with a twin open bay and single garage. Above the garage is a room ideal for a home office/guest accommodation (subject to any planning consents).

Property ref: 121_484_3810697

Porch 
Beautifully made oak framed porch with timber pegs and pitched tiled roof. Quarry tiled floor.

Entrance Lobby 
Quarry tiled floor.

Sitting Room 
19' plus inglenook x 13' 1" (5.80m x 4.00m). An impressive main split level reception room, exposed timbering and inglenook fireplace with cast iron log burner set on a raised plinth. Quarry tiled and carpeted floor. Wall light points. Windows to front and rear. Door and staircase to first floor. Opening to Dining Room.

Dining Room 
12' 2" x 7' 7" (3.70m x 2.30m). A comfortable room with a double aspect including door leading out into the garden.

Cloakroom 
Discreetly located behind the sitting room. Wash hand basin. WC.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
12' 6" x 12' 6" (3.80m x 3.80m) inclusive of staircase. Bespoke made units made in pine and painted in cream with contrasting tiled work surfaces. Good range of floor cupboards and drawers with matching storage cupboards over incorporating shelving, spice drawers and glazed display cabinet. Oil fired Aga for cooking and hot water. Additional electric oven and concealed hob. Integral fridge. Porcelain sink with mixer tap. Understairs cupboard. Windows to front and rear. Staircase rising to first floor.

Rear Lobby/Utility 
Quarry tiled floor. Plumbing for washing machine. Walk in larder.

Stairs 
Two separate staircases lead to the bedrooms.

Bedroom 1 
11' 10" x 9' 10" (3.60m x 3.00m). Corner wash hand basin. Windows to front and side.

Inner Landing 
Wardrobe area with shelving and hanging rail.

Bedroom 2 
13' 1" x 10' 6" (4.00m x 3.20m) inclusive of wardrobe unit with sliding doors. Airing cupboard. Windows to front and rear.

Bathroom 
10' 6" x 8' 2" (3.20m x 2.50m). Stylish contemporary suite. Panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Separate tiled shower cubicle. Vanity Unit. WC. Painted timber floor. Window to rear. Pull down ladder to useful boarded loft room with window to side.

Potential access could be gained from the bathroom to create a third bedroom over the dining room. (Subject to planning consents)

Loft Room 

Garden 
The gardens to the cottage have been designed with flair and knowledge to create a stunning setting.

A shingle path leads to the cottage flanked by lawn with deep herbaceous borders stocked with an abundance of shrubs and perennials to give colour and structure to the garden. There are many seating areas to provide relaxing space in either sun or shade with a water feature to the rear. The front of the cottage is clad in a beautiful clematis with lilac and hydrangea.

There are some useful timber sheds and outbuildings, some with power and light (separately fused).


Garage/Parking 
Double opening gates lead onto a drive with ample parking and turning space.

A detached garage providing garaging for three with an open twin bay and single garage. There is an external staircase rising to room above (8m x 3.8m). This would make an ideal work room/guest accommodation (you may wish to take advice from the local authority should formal permission be required).


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Added on Rightmove:
27 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Buxted (2.1 mi)
  • Crowborough (3.2 mi)
  • Uckfield (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Taylor Tofts Partnership, Uckfield

109 High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1RN

01825 606011 Local call rate

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01825 606011 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Buxted (2.1 mi)
  • Crowborough (3.2 mi)
  • Uckfield (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Taylor Tofts Partnership, Uckfield

109 High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1RN

01825 606011 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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