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1 bedroom apartment for sale

The Abbey, Hammerwood Road, Ashurst Wood

Guide Price £210,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Allocated Parking
  • Chain Free
  • Period Property
  • Ground Floor Apartment
  • Set in 2 Acres of Grounds

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

No Chain - A well presented one bedroom ground floor country manor house apartment, with a wealth of history and offering a 999 year lease on completion, situated on the edge of the popular village of Ashurst Wood with its many scenic walks and close to Ashdown Forest.

Description: The Abbey is an individual Victorian Country House lying on the edge of the popular village of Ashurst Wood, originally dating from around 1861 and converted into 20 apartments in 1985. The house is set in two and half acres of gardens and grounds with far reaching views over Ashdown Forest. The Abbey is full of character and charm with many original features. There is allocated parking areas and visitors parking.

Accommodation: Entering through the original oak double doors with entry phone system into an imposing communal hall with many fine original features, including an ornate fireplace and seating area.

Entering through the main door into the apartment you are greeted with a light hallway with hidden large storage area with drop down ladder through to the Inner Hallway with door to the Living Room with feature window and stairs to mezzanine area ideal as a Study or additional sleeping area. The Kitchen has an array of cupboards with tiled worktop, space for fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and integrated gas hob with oven, extractor hood, ceramic sink and tiled flooring.

The Bedroom has a feature window and fitted cupboard. The Bathroom has a white suite of washbasin, W.C., Spa bath with side panel, power shower and shower screen, ladder style heated towel rail, extractor fan, inset ceiling lights and attractive ribbed effect tiles. There is also a fitted vanity cabinet.

Location: Situated within the popular Village of Ashurst Wood with village store, butchers, village hall, church, post office, animal food store, garage workshop, public houses and primary school. The area provides outstanding scenic walks, cycling and horse riding. Ashdown Forest is within easy reach and with over 6,000 acres of heath and woodland provides further scenic walks and riding (by permit). Schools in the area are well catered for, both private and state, including the world renowned Michael Hall Steiner School in Forest Row.

The vibrant village of Forest Row is within easy reach offering a range of diverse and eclectic range of shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs together with a church, dental and doctors` surgeries.

East Grinstead is the nearest town with more extensive shopping and leisure facilities with a London and Croydon line railway station. The regional centre of Tunbridge Wells and Crawley are both within approximately 40 minutes drive and offer excellent mall style shopping and leisure amenities. The coastal towns of Brighton and Eastbourne can be accessed by car or bus. There are excellent road links to the M25/M23 motorways, Gatwick and Heathrow airports and other London airports plus major road networks. For those enjoying time near the water, Weir Wood Reservoir is close to hand as well as The Bluebell Railway, stately Homes, golf courses and other sporting clubs.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 November 2016


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