7 bedroom detached house to rent

Castle Lane, RH13

£6,500 pcm| £1,500 pw fees apply

Property Description

Letting information:

Furnishing: Unfurnished
Added on Rightmove: 04 August 2016 (172 days ago)

Key features

  • Drawing room
  • Library/sitting room
  • Dining room
  • Games room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Seven bedrooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Tennis court
  • Tree house
  • Available Autumn 2016

Full description

Description
The house is substantial and makes a perfect family home or a weekend retreat. The house includes large reception rooms with original character features including open fire places, seven bedrooms, swimming pool, tennis court, tree house and lake. All set in stunning grounds. Excellent access to London and the coast. On the edge of the Knepp Castle Estate's Deer Park. It is close to a footpath/bridleway network with access to extensive country walks. The Knepp Castle Estate is the home of a Polo Club and manages much of the estate for conservation. The house has four main bedroom suites and a wing which has in the past been used as a children's nursery, staff wing and granny annexe. There are outbuildings, stables and paddocks available if required, and the house has been used in the past by a polo patron with 25 ponies!

Schools
The area is renowned for its exceptional private schools including Windlesham House, Cottesmore, Worth, Hurstpierpoint College, Christ's Hospital, Farlington, Pennthorpe, Lancing, Ardingly, Brighton College and Roedean. Several Windlesham families live in other houses on the Estate.

The Knepp Castle Estate
A private family own and run the Estate which comprises about 3,500 acres. The Estate is multi faceted but with an emphasis on conservation, and the land provides fabulous walking and riding through a series of vast parks. Further information on the Estate can be found on the two websites www.knepp.co.uk and www.kneppsafaris.co.uk. There are public footpaths adjacent to the property.

Equestrian
The area is popular with horse riders and the Knepp Estate has a livery yard catering for all levels at nearby Newbarn Farm (approx. 2 miles away), with an extensive off-road riding network around the Estate. There are a number of stables that could be made available.

The Estate also has polo grounds and a good low/medium goal club. Cowdray Park is 20 miles.

Racing
At Plumpton and Goodwood, with Ascot and Epsom further afield.

Sailing
All along the south coast with marina facilities at Brighton and Chichester.

Airports
Gatwick and Heathrow international airports are both readily accessible. Helicopters can land at the property.

Motorway
The A24, A23 and M23 give access to the M25 and national motorway network.

Shopping
Horsham is about 8 miles, Brighton and Guildford are both about 25 miles.

Services
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil boilers. Access to the Estate's superfast fiber broadband network by separate subscription.

Outgoings
Council Tax Band H. Gardening services will be provided in the letting (subject to contribution) but the tenant will be responsible for all other outgoings, including routine maintenance of the pool, tennis court and tree house.

Energy Performance
The house has an EPC rating of F28.

Directions
From the A24/A272 junction, head south on the A24 (towards Worthing). After about 1/3 of a mile get into the right lane and shortly after the B2135, turn off on the left to Partridge Green, get into the right land feeder and turn across the dual carriageway into Floodgates Farm (next to a white Gate Lodge). Take the third right to a security gate to Floodgates House.

Viewing
Strictly by appointment with the Knepp Castle Estate Office.
julie@knepp.co.uk / Jason@knepp.co.uk
01403 741 235
Estate Office, Knepp Castle, West Grinstead, RH13 8LJ


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Nearest stations

  • Christ's Hospital (5.1 mi)
  • Billingshurst (5.3 mi)
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37-39 Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath, RH16 3BN

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01444 704141 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Christ's Hospital (5.1 mi)
  • Billingshurst (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills Lettings, Haywards Heath

37-39 Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath, RH16 3BN

01444 704141 Local call rate

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