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Rye Hill, Rye, East Sussex, TN31








6,472 sq ft

601 sq m

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Key features

  • Impressive Grade II listed country house
  • Useful ancillary accommodation
  • Set in secluded lawned gardens
  • With walled garden and courtyard
  • Close to the historic Cinque Port of Rye
  • About 2.34 acres


A significant Grade II listed country house, on the outskirts of the popular Cinque Ports town of Rye.


Set in glorious gardens and grounds, Mountsfield House benefits from ancillary accommodation in both the Garden Flat and Stables.

Mountsfield House
Hall, study, drawing room, dining room, kitchen with orangery off, sitting room and wc. Surrounding the courtyard can be found the garden room, laundry, further study and shed. Cellars.

Principal bedroom with ensuite bathroom, 4 further bedrooms (3 with ensuite bath or shower rooms), 2 family bath/shower rooms. Bedroom 6 with box room off.

Garden Flat
Hall, sitting room, dining room, 2 bedrooms (1 with ensuite), family bathroom, kitchen.

The Stables
Kitchen/sitting room, bedroom with ensuite bathroom, family bathroom. Stairs up to bedroom 2 and loft area. The Stables benefits from oil fired central heating.

Gardens & Grounds
Approached over a tree-lined drive to the gravelled sweep at the front of the house providing parking for numerous vehicles. The mature gardens are secluded and laid mainly to lawn, with a walled garden and courtyard.

In all about 2.34 acres


The historic hilltop town of Rye has an excellent selection of
antique shops, restaurants, Kino cinema complex and gift shops, sport and leisure facilities including an excellent golf course, windsurfing, fishing and sailing.

Rail services: Branch line train services run from Rye to
Ashford International station (16.5 miles) with connections for
London and the continent. A high speed link runs from Ashford
to London St Pancras in about 37 minutes.

Schools: There are a number of excellent schools in the area
in both the state and private sectors at primary and secondary

Communications: The M20 can be joined at Ashford with links
to London, the coast and other motorway networks. The A21
at Flimwell with links to the M25 at junction 5 and Gatwick and
Heathrow airports.

Square Footage: 6,472 sq ft

Acreage: 2.34 Acres


On entering Rye from the north, (A268), proceed down the hill and turn right into the drive opposite the turning to Military Road. Pass Mountsfield Lodge on your left and continue to Mountsfield House.

Additional Info

Tax Bands:
Mountsfield House: G
Garden Flat: C
The Stables: D

Energy Performance Certificates
Garden Flat = D
The Stables = D


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COUNCIL TAXA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council Tax in our glossary page.
Band: G
PARKINGDetails of how and where vehicles can be parked, and any associated costs.Read more about parking in our glossary page.
GARDENA property has access to an outdoor space, which could be private or shared.
ACCESSIBILITYHow a property has been adapted to meet the needs of vulnerable or disabled individuals.Read more about accessibility in our glossary page.
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Rye Hill, Rye, East Sussex, TN31


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Rye Station0.3 miles
  • Winchelsea Station2.1 miles
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53/55 High Street, Cranbrook, TN17 3EE

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