3 bedroom detached house for sale

Chiddingly, Lewes

Offers in Excess of £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Truly rural location
  • Highly sought after area
  • Grade II listed
  • Twin Oast House
  • Currently as 2 apartments
  • Cottage garden
  • Detached old cart barn
  • Requiring improvement

Full description

This charming twin roundel Grade II listed Oast House is located in a truly rural location, in the leafy lanes between the highly sought after villages of Chiddingly, Waldron and East Hoathly. Currently set out a two apartments, this offers a superb opportunity to convert into a detached country character home, subject to the usual planning consents.

For the first time on the open market for over 30 years, this charming twin roundel Grade II listed Oast House is currently set out as two apartments and is in need of some improvement. As such, this provides an excellent opportunity to convert this charming property into a detached country character home, or for continuing investment, the apartments previously achieved £1,600 pcm and now offered with full vacant possession.

Located in a truly rural location between the highly sought after villages of Chiddingly, Waldron and East Hoathly, with the market town of Heathfield 4 miles, the County Town of Lewes 12 miles and the coast at Eastbourne 14 miles. The nearest London line rail station is 7.5 miles at Buxted.

The current layout could provide for an entrance hall, secondary hall/study with door to the garden, double aspect sitting room with a half glazed stable door to the garden and the roundels set out as a second reception/ dining room and a kitchen. Completing the ground floor is a bathroom which could be adapted to provide a utility/cloakroom. On the first floor there is a large landing with exposed roof trusses and a mezzanine storage area. Double bedrooms are found in each of the roundels, a further large room which is currently used as a sitting room and has the original external brick steps leading down to the garden. There is a kitchen with exposed roof timbers, which could provide for an en suite bathroom, or fourth bedroom. Completing the first floor is a bathroom.

Outside the cottage garden has a large paved patio and lawn interspersed with specimen trees, shrubs and fruit trees. Over a track is a generous parking area, detached old brick cart barn and an area that could provide for garaging, subject to the usual planning consents.

Local Council = Wealden District. Current tax band for each flat is Band C (£1536.08 2016/17). Mains water and modern private drainage system.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Buxted (5.9 mi)
  • Uckfield (5.9 mi)
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70 High Street Heathfield TN21 8JD

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Nearest stations

  • Buxted (5.9 mi)
  • Uckfield (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Rowland Gorringe, Heathfield

70 High Street Heathfield TN21 8JD

01435 688002 Local call rate

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