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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Lewes Road, Ditchling

Sold STC £1,300,000

Property Description

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A substantial detached property situated in one of the finest locations within the village with beautifully kept gardens of approx 1/2 acre, exploiting stunning views towards the South Downs.

The village of Ditchling, steeped in history and with its embedded ties to the arts, provides a traditional range of local shops and amenities. Hassocks is situated approximately a mile away and provides regular mainline rail services to London, Brighton and Gatwick (Victoria in approximately 55 minutes). Further to this Gatwick airport can be reached by car in approximately 30 minutes. The area is brimming with well-respected state and private schools including Ditchling C of E, Great Walstead, Downlands, Burgess Hill School for Girls, Hurst College and Brighton College. The city of Brighton and Hove is approximately 9 miles away and provides world class shopping, restaurants and provisions of the arts with a diverse twist. The surrounding countryside and rolling South Downs provide the finest backdrop for walking and horse riding.

‘Cleves’ is a sizable family home with origins dating back to the early 1900’s and was once the residence of Edward Johnson the famous calligraphist known for designing the font used on all the London underground signage. The property provides plentiful space with a large, light reception hall feeding all the principle receptions rooms. The majority of the reception rooms are south facing and have wonderful views out over the rear garden. Particular features of the property are the bespoke handmade kitchen, parquet flooring and the master suite with walk in dressing room, en-suite bathroom and a south facing balcony looking over the beautiful gardens and towards the South Downs. The large gardens are stunning and regularly feature in the Ditchling open gardens.

KITCHEN
Solid Pine wall and base units with pine upstands
Granite and Pine worksurfaces
Twin oven gas fired Aga
Inset 2 ring gas hob
Space for fridge
Space and plumbing for dishwasher
Fitted pine dresser unit
Fitted cupboard, housing the boiler and water softening unit

BATHROOMS
(Family Bathroom)
Panelled bath, wall mounted thermostatic shower, glazed screen and tiled splash backs
Pedestal wash hand basin
Low Level w.c. suite

(En-Suite Bathroom)
Panelled bath
Large shower cubical with wall mounted themostatic shower and glazed doors
Wash hand basin with with cupboard under
Large heated ladder style towel radiator
Cermaic tiled floor
Low level w.c. suite

SPECIFICATION
Wall mounted ‘Worcester’ gas fired boiler
Master suite with en-suite bathroom and walk in dressing room
Hard wood parquet flooring
Cast iron wood burning stove in the drawing room
Sitting room with cast iron fireplace with marble surround and ceramic tiled inserts. Slate hearth.
Sitting Room with bay window seat
Integral garage

EXTERNAL
The property is approached over a brick block ‘in & out’ driveway with mature hedge row and well established shrub and plant borders. A selection of brick block and crazy paved stone terraces adjoin the rear of the property providing plenty of areas for relaxing and entertaining. A large expanse of lawn leads down the garden with a brick block pathway running through the centre leading to the nucleus of the garden with well stocked beds, circular stone terrace and a stone path leading to a further section of lawn with ornamental fish pond.
 
 


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09 May 2017

Nearest stations

  • Hassocks (1.6 mi)
  • Plumpton (2.3 mi)
  • Burgess Hill (2.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Chatt Estates, Ditchling

34 High Street, Ditchling, BN6 8TA

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Chatt Estates, Ditchling

34 High Street, Ditchling, BN6 8TA

01273 839312 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Hassocks (1.6 mi)
  • Plumpton (2.3 mi)
  • Burgess Hill (2.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Chatt Estates, Ditchling

34 High Street, Ditchling, BN6 8TA

01273 839312 Local call rate

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

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