6 bedroom detached house for sale

Eridge Green, East Sussex

Guide Price £1,299,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning detached farmhouse with large brick outbuilding and approx 4.2 acre
  • Rural location yet within walking distance of Eridge railway station
  • Kitchen/breakfast room with Aga
  • Impressive dining room with Inglenook
  • Master bedroom with en-suite bath/shower room
  • 1,485 sq ft detached former stable block offering scope for conversion
  • Period features including exposed oak timbers and latch doors

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Price range 1,299,950 to 1,325,000
A charming detached period farmhouse occupying gardens and grounds of about 4.2 acres with a substantial brick outbuilding offering scope for conversion the whole located in a rural position yet within walking distance of Eridge railway station. Renby is a fine Grade II listed property which dates from the 1600's and retains a wealth of exposed oak wall and ceiling timbers as well as fireplaces with accommodation spanning three floors and extending to 3,437 sq. ft. The grounds and outside space are a particular feature with a large detached brick stable building positioned to one side of the main house and accessed via an adjacent driveway which offers tremendous scope for conversion to provide annex/self-contained facilities subject to the necessary consents. There is a pretty area of walled garden located to the rear of the house beyond which is an enclosed paddock. There is a further large mature paddock positioned opposite the house, the whole extending to about 4.2 acres. The accommodation comprises in brief an entrance lobby, a cloakroom, a well-equipped kitchen/breakfast room with twin plate Aga, a separate dining room with stunning inglenook fireplace, a playroom with open fireplace, a family room and a sitting room/reception hall. The first floor provides a double aspect principal bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and generous size en-suite bath/shower room, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom whilst the second floor provides two additional bedrooms both with built-in wardrobes and en-suites. The property offers the 'best of both worlds' positioned in a quiet country lane in a rural location yet within walking distance of Eridge railway station which provides services to London Bridge in about 60 minutes.

LOCATION
Renby is beautifully positioned off a quiet country lane on the rural outskirts of Tunbridge Wells and Crowborough forming part of the small hamlet of Eridge in the high weald area of outstanding natural beauty yet within a short stroll of Eridge railway station providing services to London Bridge in approximately 60 minutes. The area itself offers two good country pubs at Eridge Green and Boars Head, in addition there is also a petrol station on the main road with a small general store. Groombridge Village is approximately 2.3 miles distance which offers a highly regarded primary school, a village shop and a hairdresser whilst a more comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities can be found at Crowborough approximately 3 miles which offers several supermarkets including Waitrose and Morrison's. Tunbridge Wells is approximately 4 miles and offers a range of shopping and recreational facilities including the pretty Pantiles.

The accommodation and approximate room measurements comprise:

Oak front door into: ENTRANCE LOBBY: windows overlooking both sides of the property, exposed timbers, tiled flooring, latch door into:

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 18'4 x 17'7 beautifully fitted with a range of bespoke units to base level and comprising recessed double bowl stainless steel sink unit with free standing mixer tap, cupboards, drawer and space for domestic appliance beneath. Adjoining solid oak work surfaces, inset five ring stainless steel Bosch gas hob with matching extractor over and double ovens beneath, further range of units to base level including deep pan drawers, twin plate Aga, windows overlooking the side and rear of the property enjoying fine views across the gardens and grounds, stone flooring, latch door into walk-in larder with window to rear, space and plumbing for domestic appliances, tiled flooring, recessed spotlighting.

DINING ROOM: 18'1 x 13'4 double aspect room, windows overlooking the front and rear of the property, stunning inglenook fireplace with oak bressumer over, recessed cast iron wood burning stove and quarry tiled hearth, exposed oak ceiling timbers, oak flooring.

PLAY ROOM: 15'3 x 13'7 0double aspect room, windows overlooking the front and side of the property, open fireplace with cast iron grate, brick and tiled surround, exposed ceiling timbers, oak flooring.

FAMILY ROOM: 17'3 x 13'4 window overlooking the gardens and grounds, built-in book cases, open brick fireplace with timber mantle over, slate hearth, exposed ceiling timber,.

SITTING ROOM/RECEPTION HALL: 17'6 x 14' oak front door opening to the rear of the property, window overlooking the side, staircase rising to the first floor landing, exposed oak ceiling timbers, tiled flooring, large hatch and ladder descending to the: CELLAR.

CLOAKROOM: fitted with a white suite and comprising low level WC, vanity unit with inset wash basin, opaque window to rear, tiled flooring, hatch giving access to additional loft space.

From the sitting/reception hall a staircase rise to the: FIRST FLOOR LANDING: window to rear, further staircase rising to the second floor, exposed oak timbers and floorboards.

MASTER BEDROOM: 18'8 x 13'5 double aspect room, windows overlooking the front and rear of the property enjoying fine views across the gardens and grounds, wealth of exposed wall and ceiling timbers, exposed floorboards, large walk-in wardrobe, recessed spotlighting, latch door into: EN-SUITE BATH/SHOWER ROOM: beautifully fitted with a luxurious white suite and comprising free standing double ended roll top bath with central taps, fully tiled enclosed double width shower cubicle with wall mounted chrome shower unit, low level WC, wash basin with unit under, windows overlooking the front and rear of the property enjoying fine views across the gardens and grounds, extensive range of built-in wardrobes offering hanging and shelving space, heated chrome ladder style towel rail, further built-in eaves storage cupboard, oak flooring, exposed oak ceiling and wall timbers, recessed spotlighting.

BEDROOM 2: 19'1 x 11'7 double aspect room, windows overlooking the front and side of the property enjoying fine views across the gardens and grounds, built-in wardrobes, exposed wall and ceiling timbers, recessed spotlighting.

BEDROOM 3: 14'10 x 9'5 window overlooking the side of the property, exposed wall and ceiling timbers, built-in wardrobe.

BEDROOM 4: 14'1 x 9'9 window overlooking the front of the property, exposed oak ceiling and wall timbers, exposed floorboards.

FAMILY BATHROOM: fitted with a white suite and comprising enclosed double ended bath, wall mounted chrome shower unit and glazed shower screen, low level WC, wash basin with cupboards under, tiled surrounds, window to side, spotlighting, heated chrome ladder style towel rail, tiled flooring.

From the reception hall a staircase rises to the: SECOND FLOOR LANDING: exposed oak timbers.

BEDROOM 5: 13'1 x 9' windows overlooking the front of the property, exposed wall and ceiling timbers, extensive range of built-in wardrobes offering hanging and shelving space, latch door into: EN-SUITE BATHROOM: fitted with a white suite and comprising fully tiled enclosed bath with wall mounted shower unit, low level WC, vanity unit with inset wash basin, exposed wall and ceiling timbers, ceramic tiled flooring, recessed spotlighting.

BEDROOM 6: 11'9 x 11'9 windows overlooking the side and rear of the property enjoying fine views across the gardens and grounds, exposed oak timbers, extensive range of built-in wardrobes offering hanging and shelving space, latch door into: EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: comprising fully tiled enclosed shower cubicle with wall mounted chrome shower unit, low level WC, vanity unit with inset wash basin, exposed wall and ceiling timbers, window to rear, tiled flooring, recessed spotlighting.

OUTSIDE

To the front of the house there is a PARKING AREA providing off street parking with a gate and flagstone path leading to the main house. Located to the rear is a large area of gardens laid to lawn flanked by mature shrubs and trees bound in part by an attractive low level stone wall. Positioned to one side of the house and accessed via an adjacent driveway and five bar gate is a DETACHED BRICK BUILT STABLE BLOCK: extending to 1,485 sq. ft. and comprising FIVE STABLES and a large VAULTED STORE ROOM, (this outbuilding could be converted to provide a self-contained annex/cottage subject to the necessary consents. Opposite this stable block is a large CONCRETE HARDSTANDING providing additional parking. There is an enclosed PADDOCK located beyond the stable building which is bound by thick natural hedging. There is an additional LARGE PADDOCK located opposite the house bound in part by post and rail fencing and mature trees; the total plot extends to about 4.2 acres.

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24 March 2016

Nearest stations

  • Eridge (0.1 mi)
  • Crowborough (3.0 mi)
  • Ashurst (3.4 mi)
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Mansell McTaggart, Crowborough

The Cross Eridge Road, Crowborough, TN6 2SJ

01892 323069 Local call rate

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01892 323069 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Eridge (0.1 mi)
  • Crowborough (3.0 mi)
  • Ashurst (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mansell McTaggart, Crowborough

The Cross Eridge Road, Crowborough, TN6 2SJ

01892 323069 Local call rate

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