5 bedroom detached house for sale

Goldsmiths Avenue, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6

Sold STC £800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning 5 bedroom detached 1930s home with large gardens, total plot in excess of 1/4 acre
  • Highly desirable road forming the sought after Warren Area close to town center and Ashdown Forest
  • Impressive kitchen/breakfast room with Aga and full height windows overlooking the gardens
  • Updated and modernised yet retaining 1930's features including fireplaces, oak panel doors and picture rails
  • Sitting room with open fireplace
  • Bay fronted separate dining room with double doors to garden
  • Master bedroom with en-suite bath/shower room
  • Family bathroom with roll top bath
  • Oak framed double glazed windows

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A handsome and beautifully presented five bedroom (two bath/shower rooms) detached 1930's home with large gardens positioned on the highly desirable Warren area within a short stroll of Crowborough town centre and the breath-taking Ashdown Forest. The New House has been updated and modernised by the current owner yet retains a wealth of features inherent with the 1930's era to include tiled and cast iron fireplaces, picture rails and panelled internal doors. The rear gardens are a particular feature with a timber decked seating terrace adjoining the rear of the property the remainder laid to rolling lawn flanked by well-stocked flower and shrub beds and enclosed by thick natural hedging, the whole extending in excess of 1/4 acre and offering a good degree of seclusion. The spacious accommodation extends to 2,463 sq. ft. and comprises in brief on the ground floor an entrance porch, a reception hall with exposed floorboards, a cloakroom, a sitting room with open fireplace, a bay fronted separate dining room with part glazed twin doors opening to the gardens and a re-fitted kitchen/breakfast room with granite work surfaces, four oven Aga and full height double glazed windows overlooking the gardens. From the reception hall a staircase rises to a split level first floor landing, a double aspect master bedroom with en-suite bath/shower room, four further bedrooms and a family bathroom with roll top bath. Outside, the property is approached via a carriage driveway, which leads to an integral garage. There is an area of front garden with a side pathway leading to the attractive rear gardens. The attic space is extensive and offers tremendous scope for conversion to provide additional accommodation. EPC band D.

LOCATION
The New House is positioned in one of the town's most prestigious roads forming part of the ever-desirable Warren area on the edge of the breath-taking Ashdown Forest. Crowborough town is within a short stroll and provides a good selection of shopping and leisure facilities including supermarkets, a public library, various restaurants, individual shops, and a popular leisure centre. The area is well served with good primary and junior schooling along with the popular Beacon Community School. Sporting facilities within the area include two popular golf courses (the Crowborough Beacon golf club is within walking distance). The stunning 6,000 acre Ashdown Forest, the inspiration behind A.A Milne's Winnie the Pooh books is also within very close proximity offering numerous outdoor pursuits and scenic walks. Crowborough railway station is approximately 2 miles distant with train service to London in approximately one hour. The Spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells with its theatres, shopping and leisure complex is within a short driving distance (approximately 8 miles), and the coastal town of Eastbourne and City of Brighton can be reached by road in approximately one hour.

The accommodation and approximate room measurements comprise:

Front door with glazed inserts into: ENTRANCE PORCH: windows to front and side, quarry tiled flooring, front door with glazed insert and adjacent side panel into: RECEPTION HALL: staircase rising to the first floor landing, under stairs storage cupboard, picture rail, exposed oak floorboards.

CLOAKROOM: 7'9 x 5'1 comprising low level WC, vanity unit with inset washbasin and tiled splash back, double glazed window to rear, quarry tiled flooring.

STUDY: 11'11 x 8' double glazed window overlooking the front of the property, tiled fireplace, picture rail, recessed bookshelves.

SITTING ROOM: 15' x 13'1 double aspect room, double glazed windows to front and side, open fireplace with oak surround, decorative tiled inserts and hearth, picture rail.

SEPARATE DINING ROOM: 14' x 13'1 a handsome bay fronted room, double glazed square bay window overlooking the rear terrace and gardens, double glazed double doors opening to the rear patio, open cast iron fireplace with oak surround, tiled hearth, built-in low level storage cupboards, picture rail, exposed floorboards.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 17'7 x 17'5 beautifully re-fitted with a modern range of units to eye and base level and comprising butler style ceramic sink with free standing mixer tap, cupboards and concealed dishwasher beneath. Adjoining granite work surfaces, further range of units to eye and base level, integrated AEG stainless steel oven, four ring AEG induction hob, breakfast bar providing seating for 2/3, full height double glazed windows overlooking the rear terrace and gardens, double glazed double doors opening to the rear patio, recessed spotlighting, central island with granite surface over and storage cupboards, drawers and retractable spice drawer beneath, tall retractable larder style unit, built in AEG stainless steel microwave with cupboards above and below, four oven Aga with tiled surround and spotlighting over, tiled surrounds, tiled flooring. WALK-IN UTILITY AREA: spacing and plumbing for washing machine and vent for tumble dryer.

From the reception hall a staircase rises to a: SPLIT LEVEL FIRST FLOOR LANDING: double glazed window overlooking the rear gardens, hatch and ladder giving access to loft space, picture rail, wall light points.

MASTER BEDROOM: 14'3 x 13'1 double aspect room, double glazed windows overlooking the front and side of the property, picture rail, door into: EN-SUITE BATH/SHOWER ROOM: 12'10 x 5'5 beautifully re-fitted with a modern white suite and comprising enclosed bath with central chrome mixer tap and tiled surround, fully tiled enclosed double width shower cubicle with wall mounted shower unit, low level WC, pedestal wash basin with tiled splash back, heated chrome ladder style towel rail, double glazed window to rear, recessed spotlighting.

BEDROOM 2: 15'10 x 13 bay fronted room, double glazed bay window overlooking the rear of the property enjoying far reaching roof top views, cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth, picture rail.

BEDROOM 3: 15'11 x 11'11 double glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, built-in double wardrobe with storage locker over, picture rail.

BEDROOM 4: 11'10 x 11' double glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, built-in double wardrobe, storage locker over, cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth, exposed floorboards, picture rail.

BEDROOM 5: 10'8 x 8' double glazed window overlooking the front of the property, picture rail.

FAMILY BATHROOM: 11'11 x 8' fitted with a white suite and comprising free standing roll top ball and claw foot bath with telephone style mixer tap with handheld shower attachment, pedestal wash basin with tiled splash-back, low level WC, double glazed window to front, airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder with slatted shelving and storage space adjacent.

OUTSIDE

REAR GARDENS
A timber decked terrace immediately adjoins the kitchen/breakfast room providing a pleasant seating area beyond which is a well-stocked ornamental shrub bed. Adjoining the rear of the house there is a gravel patio, the remainder of the gardens are laid to rolling lawn flanked by well stocked flower and shrub beds and enclosed by thick natural hedging, the whole enjoying a good degree of seclusion. To the far corner of the garden there are two useful TIMBER SHEDS, a side path and gate gives access front to rear. Adjacent to the side path is an outside boiler cupboard. Located to one side of the property there is a useful storage area and a GREEN HOUSE.

The property is approached via a CARRIAGE DRIVEWAY providing parking for a number of vehicles and leading in part to a SINGLE GARAGE: 20'11 x 12'8 with twin doors, power, light and water connected. There is an area of FRONT GARDEN laid to lawn with several mature shrub beds and bound in part by thick natural hedging.

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12 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Crowborough (1.7 mi)
  • Eridge (3.0 mi)
  • Buxted (4.8 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

  • Crowborough (1.7 mi)
  • Eridge (3.0 mi)
  • Buxted (4.8 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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