4 bedroom detached house for sale

Maresfield Park, TN22

Guide Price £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Elegant regency style 4 bedroom detached 1960's home
  • Self-contained Annex
  • Half an acre plot
  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Beautifully arranged gardens
  • Integral double garage
  • Wrought iron balconies leading from most rooms on the first floor
  • Fully vaulted conservatory
  • Re-fitted family bathroom
  • Tremendous scope for enlargement and improvement

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully positioned four bedroom (two bath/shower room) detached 1960's home occupying manicured gardens and grounds of half an acre, with a self-contained annex and outdoor heated swimming pool. Forming part of this exclusive private park within a short stroll of the general store, primary school and public inn.

This elegant regency style home is centrally position within its plot with wrought iron balconies leading from the majority of room on the first floor. Having been extended the property affords a self-contained annex with a separate reception hallway/utility room on the ground and a separate staircase rising to the first floor landing which provides a double aspect bedroom, a separate bathroom room and a kitchenette. The property offers tremendous scope for enlargement and improvement. The gardens are a particular feature surrounding the property on all side with a wide variety of mature shurbs and trees and a heated pool with a roman gabled end. Comprising in brief on the ground floor: a covered entrance, an entrance hallway with staircase rising to the first floor, a cloakroom, double aspect sitting room with sliding patio doors opening to an impressive fully vaulted conservatory, a separate dining room with French doors leading to the front of the property, a kitchen, a reception hallway/utility room with a staircase rising to the self-contained annex. From the entrance hallway, a staircase rises to the first galleried landing with French doors leading a balcony, principal bedroom with bespoke fitted Hammonds bedroom furniture with French doors opening to a wrought iron balcony, a second bedroom, a further bedroom with interconnecting door into the annex and a refitted family bathroom suite. Outside the front of the property is approached a gravel driveway with a wide parking area and in turn leads to the integral double garage. The rear gardens are beautifully arranged interspersed and flanked by well-stocked shrubbery with a heated swimming pool.


LOCATION
Five, forms part of this highly desirable and exclusive development, Maresfield Park, close to the heart of Maresfield village. The village centre is a designated conservation area and nestles midway between the chalk hills of the North and South Downs and on the edge of the stunning 6,500 acre Ashdown Forest offering exceptional walking and riding. The village offers an 18th century pub, as well as a general stores and post office. Mainline railway stations can be found at nearby Uckfield and Buxted offering services to London in just over 1 hour (London Bridge/Victoria 67 mins). Local shopping facilities can be found initially in Uckfield which offers day to day needs with a more comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities in Royal Tunbridge Wells: offering a shopping mall, two theatres, numerous bars/restaurants and a multiplex cinema. The A22 provides swift vehicular access to the M25 and the national motorway network, central London and Gatwick airport. Rail services also run from Crowborough (6 miles) and Haywards Heath (13 miles) offering services to London Bridge/Victoria with journey times to London 63 mins and 47 mins respectively. The area is renowned for its excellent schooling for all age groups Bede's at Hailsham, St Leonards at Mayfield and Cumnor House at Dane Hill. Recreation and sporting facilities nearby include racing at Plumpton, Lingfield Park and Brighton. Local golf courses include two at Royal Ashdown, Crowborough, Piltdown and the East Sussex National at Uckfield.

The accommodation and approximate room measurements comprise:

Wooden panel door into: ENTRANCE HALLWAY: glazed windows overlooking both sides of the property, staircase rising to the: FIRST FLOOR: radiator, built-in coat cupboard with hanging rail and shelving.

GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM: 5'11 x 3'10 Comprising low level WC with concealed cistern, vanity unit with inset wash basin and free standing chrome mixer tap, tiled splash-back, tiled flooring, opaque glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, radiator.

DINING ROOM: 11'1 x 8'8 Double aspect with floor to ceiling glazed window overlooking one side of the property and French doors leading to the front, coved ceiling, radiator.

SITTING ROOM: 17'9 x 11'7 Double aspect with French doors leading to the front of the property, sliding patio door giving access to the CONSERVATORY: attractive open fireplace with tiled mantle and surround, radiators, coved ceiling.

CONSERVATORY: 13'7 x 11'7 Part brick with a fully glazed vaulted ceiling, tiled flooring and French doors giving access to the rear-seating terrace.

KITCHEN: 10'11 x 8'6 Comprising double bowl stainless steel sink set in a roll edge work surface with a matching range of units to eye and base level, space and plumbing for a dishwasher, space for tall fridge/freezer. Further adjoining units with built-in ceramic hob with extractor canopy above, high level built-in double oven, part tiled walls, tiled flooring, useful walk-in larder with shelving, glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, radiator.

RECEPTION HALLWAY/UTILITY ROOM: 20'11 x 10'4 ulti-pane opaque glazed door giving access to the front of the property, staircase rising to the: FIRST FLOOR: personal door into INTEGRAL GARAGE: Belfast sink with wall mounted taps, wall mounted domestic boiler, space and plumbing for domestic appliances, radiator, tiled flooring, multi-pane glazed door giving access to the rear garden, glazed windows overlooking both sides.

From the ENTRANCE HALLWAY a staircase rises to the: FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED LANDING: Hatch giving access to loft space with pull down ladder, French doors leading to a wrought iron balcony enjoying a pleasant view of the gardens to the front of the property, radiator.

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM: 17'9 x 11'8 Double aspect with multi-pane glazed windows overlooking the rear of the property with secondary glazing, French doors leading to a wrought iron balcony enjoying a pleasant view over the gardens to the front of the property, extensive range of built-in bespoke Hammonds bedroom furniture and wardrobes, coved ceiling, radiator, glazed window overlooking the rear of the gardens.

BEDROOM 3: 11'4 x 8'5 Double aspect with multi-pane window overlooking one side of the property and French doors leading to a wrought iron balcony enjoying a pleasant view over the gardens to the front of the property, extensive range of built-in Hammonds bedroom furniture and wardrobe, radiator, coved ceiling.

BEDROOM 4: 9'9 x 8'1 Multi-pane glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, built-in wardrobe with sliding doors with hanging rails, housing hot water cylinder.

FAMILY BATHROOM: 8'1 x 5'10 Comprising panel enclosed bath with chrome mixer tap and handheld shower attachment, low level WC, concealed cistern, built-in low level useful cupboard, pedestal wash basin with chrome taps, fully tiled, heated ladder style towel rail, opaque glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, coved ceiling.

From the third bedroom an interconnecting door leads to SEPARATE ANNEX: secondary staircase descending to the RECEPTION HALLWAY/UTILITY ROOM, wall mounted radiator, hatch giving access to roof space.

KITCHEN AREA: 8'2 x 4'8 Comprising one and a half bowl ceramic sink with free standing chrome mixer tap set in a roll edge work surface with useful units to base level, multi-pane window overlooking the front of the property, space for tall fridge/freezer, vinyl flooring.

FAMILY BATHROOM: 10'3 x 5'10 Comprising panel enclosed bath with chrome taps, low level WC, vanity unit with inset wash basin and free standing chrome mixer tap, separate shower cubicle, fully tiled with built-in Triton electric shower unit and shower attachment, heated ladder style towel rail, part tiled walls, tiled flooring, opaque multi-pane glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, radiator.

BEDROOM 2: 16'2 x 15'6 Double aspect with multi-pane windows overlooking the front of the property enjoying a pleasant view, sliding patio doors leading to a WROUGHT IRON BALCONY: 16' x 7'4 with down lights, wall mounted electric night storage heaters, coved ceiling, built-in bulk head cupboard with hanging rail.

OUTSIDE

REAR GARDENS
A flagstone seating terrace immediately adjoins the rear of the property with the remainder of the gardens laid to lawn interspersed and flanked by a wide verity of well stocked flower and shrub beds with a picket style gate and fence which leads to further level lawn with a TIMBER POOL HOUSE: GREEN HOUSE, and a SWIMMING POOL: with attractive roman gabled end enclosed by stock proof fencing and rhododendrons.

FRONT GARDENS
The front of the property is approached by a five bar and gravel driveway which in turn leads to the INTEGRAL DOUBLE GARAGE: 20'11 x 16'5 Electric up and over door, multi-pane glazed window overlooking one side of the property and multi-pane wooden door giving access to the rear garden, power and light connected. The gardens host a wide variety of plant specimens, shrubs and rhododendrons.

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08 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Buxted (2.1 mi)
  • Uckfield (2.1 mi)
  • Crowborough (5.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Buxted (2.1 mi)
  • Uckfield (2.1 mi)
  • Crowborough (5.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mansell McTaggart, Uckfield

212 High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1RD

01825 606002 Local call rate

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