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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Fielden Lane, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6

£950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully modernised detached family home
  • Stunning private lane location with south westerly views
  • Impressive plot of about 0.75 acres
  • Double aspect drawing room with wood burner
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room with Aga
  • Potential ground floor 2 bedroom annex
  • Gated entrance and large driveway
  • Master bedroom with walk-in closet and en-suite bath/shower room

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A comprehensively modernised and beautifully positioned weather-boarded family home occupying a stunning plot of about 0.75 acres enjoying a fine south westerly aspect with views towards the nearby Ashdown Forest forming part of this rarely used private lane. Ridgewood has been the subject of a significant updating and improvement programme to include re-wiring and a new central heating system and now provides light and spacious accommodation extending to 3,177 sq ft. The gardens and grounds are particular feature and offer total seclusion with a decked terrace spanning the entire width of the rear of the house the remainder laid to rolling lawn interspersed with numerous shrubs and trees. Part of the accommodation on the ground floor could provide a generous sized self-contained annex which enjoys a secondary entrance if required. The accommodation on the ground floor comprises a reception hall, cloakroom, sitting room, a study, an impressive double aspect drawing room with patio doors to garden, two ground floor bedrooms both with en-suites, a dressing room, a magnificent open plan kitchen/dining room with bespoke units, integrated appliances and a twin plate Aga and a separate utility room. From the reception hall a staircase rises to the first floor landing, a double aspect master bedroom with walk-in closet and en-suite bath/shower room, 2 further bedrooms and a family bath/shower room. Outside, the house is approached via an electronic gate leading to a substantial gravel driveway. Adjoining the house is a large former garage building which has been partially converted and could provide a stunning games/cinema room. The gardens provide a fine backdrop and enjoy a stunning south westerly aspect. EPC Band C.

LOCATION
Ridgewood is situated in one of the area's most prestigious addresses within striking distance of the famous Crowborough Beacon golf course and countryside enjoying fine southerly views across the Ashdown Forest. Although situated in a quiet semi-rural position the property offers the 'best of both worlds' being within approx. 1 mile of Crowborough town centre offering a comprehensive range of shopping facilities and supermarkets including a Waitrose as well as Jarvis Brook railway station providing swift rail services to London (approx. 63 mins). The area is renowned for its quality schooling in both the private and state sectors, nearby public schools include Tonbridge and Sevenoaks, Holmwood house preparatory school at Langton Green, Beechwood, The Mead and St Leonards girls school at Mayfield. The breath-taking Ashdown Forest is within close proximity, the inspiration behind A.A Milne's Winnie the Pooh books, offering vast scenic walks and exceptional riding with its 6,000 acres of rolling countryside and woodland.

The accommodation and approximate room measurements comprise:

Twin oak front doors with adjacent floor to ceiling glazed side panels into: RECEPTION HALL: staircase rising to the first floor landing, concealed coats cupboard, oak flooring, further built-in storage cupboards.

CLOAKROOM: fitted with a white suite and comprising low level WC with concealed cistern, wall mounted wash basin with tiled splash-back, tiled flooring, opaque UPVC double glazed window to front, spotlighting.

SITTING ROOM: double aspect room UPVC double glazed window to side, UPVC double glazed patio doors opening to the rear terrace and gardens, wall mounted electric fire, spotlighting, laminate flooring.

DRAWING ROOM: impressive double aspect room, full width sliding UPVC double glazed doors opening to the terrace and gardens, further double glazed windows to rear, cast iron wood burning stove with stone hearth, spotlighting.

STUDY: UPVC double glazed window to rear.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM: stunning open plan room, fitted with a bespoke range of units to eye and base level and comprising recessed ceramic sink unit with chrome mixer tap, cupboards and concealed dishwasher beneath. Adjoining granite work surfaces, further range of units to eye and base level, glazed display units, integrated fridge and freezer, twin plate Aga with extractor over, further built-in storage cupboards, free standing island with granite surface over, oak cupboards and deep pan drawers beneath, circular oak breakfast bar with units under, bi-folding double glazed doors opening to the terrace and gardens, further UPVC double glazed window to rear, spotlighting, stone flooring.

UTILITY ROOM: comprising granite work surface, recessed ceramic sink, free standing chrome mixer tap, integrated appliances beneath, eye level units, built-in tall larder style units, UPVC double glazed window to front, tiled flooring, spotlighting.

The Annex area can be separately accessed if required by an additional front door and an internal door from the utility room and comprises:

ENTRANCE LOBBY: stone flooring.

BEDROOM: UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear of the property, UPVC double glazed door opening to the side path and gardens, spotlighting, door into: EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: comprising fully tiled enclosed double width shower cubicle with wall mounted shower unit and glazed shower screen, low level WC with concealed cistern, wall mounted wash basin, part tiled walls, heated chrome ladder style towel rail, opaque UPVC double glazed window to side, spotlighting.

BEDROOM: double aspect room, UPVC double glazed windows to front and side, built-in wardrobe, hatch giving access to additional loft space, spotlighting, door into: EN-SUITE BATHROOM: comprising enclosed bath with wall mounted chrome shower unit and wide soaker rose, glazed shower screen, wash basin, low level WC with concealed cistern, fully tiled walls with recessed mirror, opaque UPVC double glazed window to front and sides, tiled flooring, heated chrome ladder style towel rail, spotlighting.

PLAY ROOM: UPVC double glazed window to rear, extensive range of built-in wardrobes, spotlighting.

From the reception hall a staircase rises to the: FIRST FLOOR LANDING: full height UPVC double glazed window to front, spotlighting, built-in linen cupboard.

MASTER BEDROOM: double aspect room, UPVC double glazed windows to side and rear enjoying a fine view across the Ashdown Forest beyond, spotlighting: WALK-IN CLOSET: UPVC double glazed window to rear, extensive hanging and shelving space, spotlighting. EN-SUITE BATH/SHOWER ROOM: comprising enclosed double ended bath with central wall mounted mixer tap, tiled surround, fully tiled enclosed shower cubicle with wall mounted shower unit, low level WC with concealed cistern, wash basin with tiled splash-back, UPVC double glazed windows to front, tiled flooring, spotlighting.

BEDROOM: UPVC double glazed window to rear enjoying fine views across the Ashdown Forest, built-in wardrobes, spotlighting.

BEDROOM: Triple aspect room, UPVC double glazed windows to both sides, full height window enjoying a fine view across the gardens and grounds, spotlighting, twin built-in double wardrobes.

FAMILY BATH/SHOWER ROOM: comprising double ended bath with chrome mixer tap and tiled splash-back, walk-in shower with glazed shower screen and wall mounted shower unit with wide soaker rose, wash basin with tiled splash-back, low level WC with concealed cistern, heated chrome ladder style towel rail, tiled flooring, opaque UPVC double glazed window to front, spotlighting.

OUTSIDE

Outside the property is approached via a retractable electronically controlled gate with security intercom system proceeding to a LARGE GRAVEL DRIVEWAY providing parking for an extensive number of vehicles. The driveway is flanked by thick natural hedging with a side path giving access front to rear. Adjoining the main house is a large FORMER GARAGE BUILDING which has been partially converted and could provide a large games/cinema room if required.

REAR GARDENS
A substantial decked terrace flanks the entire width of the rear of the house with the remainder laid to rolling lawn interspersed with several mature trees and shrubs including banks of rhododendron and azalea. Within the gardens there is a GREEN HOUSE, two TIMBER SHEDS, and an attractive child's play house. To the far corner of the gardens there is a chipped bark child's play area beyond which is an impressive mature pine tree.

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