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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Underhill Lane, Ditchling

£1,750,000

Property Description

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A substantial ‘Sussex Style’ residence with marvellous views, boasting spacious accommodation, opulent touches with landscaped grounds and outbuildings.

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.

Downlands House quaintly settled at the foot of the South Downs within the National Park approximately one mile from the centre of the picturesque and historic village of Ditchling. This stately country residence has been the subject of significant extension over the years and boasts flexible accommodation with the benefit of outbuildings that have a multitude of different uses. A particular feature of the main house is the master suite comprising a sitting room with views towards the South Downs leading to a master bedroom with en-suite shower room and walk-in wardrobe. There are a further 5 large and well-appointed bedrooms all benefiting from en-suite facilities. A large modern style kitchen/breakfast room lies on the north wing and tastefully blends a mix of traditional and modern features such as an electric twin oven ‘Aga’ and sleek ‘Corian’ work surfaces. The property also offers a large pool complex comprising an indoor swimming pool with sauna and shower room with an adjoining Spa. The gardens and grounds are approximately 2 acres and have the benefit of a detached one bedroom cottage and a substantial barn.

Kitchen
A luxurious and spacious kitchen/breakfast room seamlessly blending traditional and modern features.
‘Corian’ work surfaces
Inset 5 ring electric hob with extractor fan over
Eye level ‘Neff’ twin fan assisted electric ovens and microwave
Fitted ‘Neff’ Coffee maker
Electric twin oven Aga with granite worksurfaces and upstands to either side.
Space for ‘American Style’ fridge freezer
White base and wall units
Walk in larder cupboard
Stairs to master bedroom suite
Ceramic tiled floor

Bathrooms
With 6 bedrooms, Downlands house provides luxury en-suite facilities for every bedroom.
2 large tiled shower cubicles with wall mounted thermostatic shower and glazed doors
Modern wash hand basins with cupboards under
Ceramic tiled floor
3 panelled baths with wall mounted taps and hand shower attachments
Tiled splash backs
Low levels w.c. suites
Heated ladder style towel radiators

Specification
Two floor mounted ‘Grant’ oil fired boilers located in the Plant room
Pool filtration system located in the plant room
Luxury spar complex including swimming pool, sauna and Jacuzzi
Master suite including sitting room, bedroom, en-suite shower room and walk in wardrobe
Detached 1 bedroom cottage
Substantial barn of approximately 2400 sq ft
Gardens and grounds of approximately 2 acres

External
The property is approached over a sweeping tarmacadam driveway flanked by neatly tended lawn, shrub and flower beds and a proliferation of specimen trees, heading and topiary beech hedge. A contoured and raised lawned area is set to the south side of the property with a delightful ornamental pond stocked with a variety of unusual water species. There are further areas of formal gardens, a vegetable garden and outbuilding.

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Chatt Estates and the seller state: 1) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide and do not constitute part of a contract. 2) No person in the employment of, or consultant to Chatt Estates has any authority to make representation or warranty in relation to this property.
 
 

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19 August 2015

Nearest stations

  • Hassocks (2.0 mi)
  • Plumpton (2.6 mi)
  • Burgess Hill (3.2 mi)
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34 High Street, Ditchling, BN6 8TA

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34 High Street, Ditchling, BN6 8TA

01273 839312 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Hassocks (2.0 mi)
  • Plumpton (2.6 mi)
  • Burgess Hill (3.2 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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