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6 bedroom manor house for sale

Snatts Road, Uckfield, TN22 2AN

Offers in Region of £995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Double Garage
  • Magnificent Gardens + Cottage Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated on Snatts Road. a lane running from the north of Uckfield to the town centre to the west. Snatts Road has a country feel and yet is close to the town centre, with good shops, superstores, schools and Uckfield Railway Station connecting to London Bridge. Uckfield town centre, with free parking, is close to the Ashdown Forest for superb country walks, and is approximately 7 miles to the historic centre of Lewes, the county town of East Sussex.

Being the major part of this highly important and attractive manor house, the property has large rooms with many original features including high ceilings with ceiling roses and mouldings, cornices, picture rails, superb fireplaces, sash windows, exposed floorboards and tall skirtings. The property has true light and spaciousness and is superbly modernised with a solid wood fitted kitchen with central work station and modern roll-top bathroom, shower room and gas central heating. There is a cottage garden with magnificent courtyard and 150ft (4.57m) main family garden, double garage and driveway.

Energy Efficiency Rating Band: C



Spacious LANDING
West facing sash window to courtyard and kitchen garden. Exposed wooden floorboards. Antique style radiator. Ornate ceiling mouldings and rose. Picture rail

BEDROOM 1 - 18'0" (5.49m) x 16'0" (4.88m)
Original sash window looking to large rear family garden. Ornate ceiling mouldings. Picture rail. Exposed wooden floorboards. Antique style radiator. Cast iron original fireplace with wooden mantle. Full range of 2 double wardrobe cupboards with 1 mirrored door. Contemporary wash basin with attractive wooden stand and wall light over.

BEDROOM 2 (MASTER) - 18'0" (5.49m) x 15'2" (4.62m)
Original sash window to south facing family garden. Antique style radiator. Double and single wardrobe cupboard with hanging rails and fitted shelves. Ceiling mouldings and rose. Picture rail. Cast iron fireplace with wooden mantle. Double doors to 2-way bathroom.

BEDROOM 3 - 12'0" (3.66m) x 5'6" (1.68m)
Window looking west to the courtyard. Ceiling rose. Picture rail. Hatch to insulated roof space. Fitted double wardrobe cupboard with hanging rail and shelf over.

Magnificent ‘Jack and Jill` BATHROOM - 12'9" (3.89m) x 9'0" (2.74m)
Approached from either the Landing or Ensuite to the Master Bedroom (2). Sash window to garden. Superb white roll-top cast iron bath with clawed feet, mixer taps and shower attachment. Lefroy Brooks contemporary wash basin with pedestal column and mixer taps. Lefroy Brooks modern high-level w.c. Chromium ladder towel rail. Antique style radiator. Fitted bathroom cupboards. Walk-in airing cupboard with large pre-lagged copper hot water tank. Fitted shelves. Glow Worm Ultimate gas fired boiler. Large tile flooring.

Main access to bathroom.

SHOWER ROOM - 8'10" (2.69m) x 8'10" (2.69m)
Original vent window. Double shower unit with glazed doors, large head shower and further hand held shower jet. Contemporary wash basin on marble slab with splashback. Large marble tiled walls and floor. Under floor heating. Recessed spotlights. Extractor fan. Hatch to roof space. Cylindrical chromium towel rail. Low level w.c.

Exposed floorboards.

BEDROOM 4 - 17'4" (5.28m) x 8'5" (2.57m)
Sash window to front driveway. Fitted full-height storage cupboards with central drawers. Antique style radiator. Cornice. Picture rail.

BEDROOM 5 - 13'4" (4.06m) x 7'10" (2.39m)
Sash window looking south to courtyard garden. Full-height fitted storage cupboards with central drawers. Antique style radiator. Fitted bookshelves. Picture rail. Ceiling rose.


Front entrance door with fan light and double aspect to both sides.

White suite comprising low level w.c., Heritage wash basin with mosaic tiles. Black and white tiled floor. Tiled display shelf. Cloaks hanging space.

Stairs with half-turn to first floor Landing. Painted balustrades and exposed hand rail. Exposed floorboards. Antique style radiator. Door to cellar. Bracketed original central arch with cornice. Ceiling rose and mouldings. Original doors and architraves. Telephone point. Door to courtyard.

STUDY/BEDROOM 6 - 15'0" (4.57m) x 12'9" (3.89m)
Double aspect room with sash window looking to large family garden and casement window overlooking the driveway. Exposed floorboards. 2 Antique style radiators with shelves over. Fitted shelves. Telephone point. Connecting door to:-

Superb SITTING ROOM - 24'1" (7.34m) Into Bay x 15'8" (4.78m)
Magnificent bay window looking south to the large family garden. Original full height window shutters. Exposed floorboards. 2 Antique style radiators. Cast iron open fireplace with marble mantelpiece. Original ceiling rose. Cornice. High skirtings. TV point. Door to garden integrated into bay window.

DINING/FAMILY ROOM - 16'0" (4.88m) x 23'0" (7.01m) Into Bay
Magnificent bay window overlooking the main garden. Original full height window shutters. Exposed floorboards. 2 Antique style radiators. Original ornate cast iron fireplace with wooden mantle. Original cornice. Ornate dentil cornice with mouldings. High skirtings. Original door with architrave.

STUDY 2 - 10'0" (3.05m) x 5'7" (1.7m)
Casement window to courtyard. Exposed wooden floorboards. Cornice. Antique style radiator.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM - 16'3" (4.95m) x 16'2" (4.93m)
Superb painted solid wood kitchen with twin-bowl ceramic butlers sink and lever taps. Worktop to each side with drawers and cupboard under. Fitted return worktop with drawers and cupboards under with hinged wall cupboards over and central display area. Solid wood cupboard door housing fitted fridge/freezer with shelved storage cupboard to side and cupboards over. Chimney arch with high wooden mantle currently housing a Stoves 7-ring gas cooker range with 2 ovens and warming drawer. Worktops to each side with drawers and cupboards under. Stainless steel power points. Central breakfast bar with solid wood worktop with drawers, cupboards and wine rack under. Central recessed sink unit with solid wood cutting board over with mixer taps. Walk-in larder with fitted shelves, slate cold slab and electric light. Recessed spotlight. Door to:-

Doors to front drive. Original brick floor and glazed door to courtyard.

UTILITY ROOM - 14'0" (4.27m) x 10'0" (3.05m)
Original game store with exposed beams with hooks and high barn style ceiling and thus potential Games Room. Toughened glass window to garden. Space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge and freezer. Power and lighting.

2 rooms, approached from the Entrance Hall. Gas fired boiler.


Brick entrance columns with double wooden gates opening to a long tarmacadam drive and large parking area for a large number of cars, leading to Garage. White stone bank raised above driveway with steps and wooden sleepers, trees to north boundary with Bamboo sheeting. Outside sensor light. Outside water tap. Gate to wood store.

DOUBLE GARAGE - 16'8" (5.08m) x 14'0" (4.27m)
with up-and-over door.

Magnificent south-east facing paved terrace across the full width of this highly attractive rear elevation and overlooking a huge superb lawned family garden with shrub and flower beds. The paved terrace connects to a pathway running to the north of the garden and to the summerhouse and the rear. Banked garden to the north with sleepers and vegetable garden with shrub beds and white stone floor and steps with fence boundary. The lawn is approximately 115` x 80` (35.0m x 24.4m) and is bordered to the south by an original dwarf brick wall. The full garden depth is 150` (45.7m) with a tree screen to the rear garden and a wooden walkway to a lower level on the south side with stone blocks to the wall side. Summerhouse 15`8 x 11`9 (4.82m x 3.63m) with west facing verandah and double doors to an attractive area with arched ceiling, wooden floorboards, power and lighting.

To the other side of the house, there is a magnificent west facing courtyard garden with red brick floor, outside light and boxed hedge area with flower and shrubs. 2 Brick columns guard a central path with steps to a superb walled garden with central pathway and 2 lawned garden area. Fruit and vegetable area. Central arch to private ‘afternoon` garden with original brick walls. Gate to driveway. Flower and shrub borders with creepers to walls.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 May 2016

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