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Ashurst Wood, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19

Guide Price 66 ac. | £750,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 66 acres (26.7 hectares)

Key features

  • Attractive parcel of land
  • Predominantly permanent pasture with woodland shaws
  • Newly constructed steel portal frame building
  • Adjoining workshop
  • Newly constructed farm office/log cabin

Full description



The land is located off a private road on the eastern outskirts of Ashurst Wood, a pretty and popular village about 2 miles south east of East Grinstead. Crawley and Gatwick Airport lie approximately 13 miles to the west and Royal Tunbridge Wells approximately 14 miles to the east. The A22 gives access to the M25 Orbital motorway and central London, which lies within approximately 34 miles.


An extremely attractive parcel of land close to East Grinstead with magnificent views towards St. Swithun's Church.

Owletts Barn comprises around 66 acres of permanent pasture, interspersed with numerous woodland shaws and the benefit of a modern three bay, timber clad, steel frame portal building with an adjoining secure workshop. In addition there is a newly constructed farm office comprising a number of useful rooms and wc, for farm use.

The land is well fenced with water and is currently laid out as several practical fields supporting the current farming system of a mule ewe flock, however Owletts could also be the perfect spot for someone wanting to enjoy an equestrian complex, with the Ashdown Forest being situated approximately 5 miles away and offering 81 miles of scenic routes to ride along and 6,500 acres of forest.

There are several access points off the private road and two footpaths cross the land; one on the northern boundary and another through the middle field.

General Remarks

Method of Sale: The land, as described, is being offered for sale as a whole by private treaty.

Tenure: The tenure of the property is Freehold with vacant possession being granted upon completion.

Services: Mains water and electricity. Private drainage for the farm office.

Local Authorities:
Wealden District Council (01323 443 322) and East Sussex County Council (03456 080 190)

Wayleaves, Easements and Rights of Way: The property is being sold subject to, and with the benefit of, all existing wayleaves, easements and rights of way whether public or private, and whether specifically mentioned herein or not.

Basic Payment Scheme: The land is registered under the Basic Payment Scheme and these entitlements are included in the sale.

Environmental Schemes: The land is not entered into any Environmental Schemes.

Town and Country Planning: The farm office/log cabin is classed as a mobile farm office and as such is deemed to not require consent. Purchasers are advised to make their own enquires in respect to further planning. Further details are available from the selling agents upon request.

Sporting, Timber and Minerals : All sporting, timber and mineral rights are included in the sale in so far as they owned.

Acreage: 66 Acres

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 July 2016

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