3 bedroom apartment for sale

Wheel Lane, Westfield,

£275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious and characterful penthouse apartment
  • The property dates from 1862 and converted in 1983
  • Two bedrooms
  • En-Suite
  • Communal gardens a private timber shed/workshop
  • Parking for two cars

Full description

***Guide Price £275,000 - £290,000
Available for the first time in some 25 years is this spacious and characterful penthouse apartment forming part of this stunning country house. The property dates from 1862 which was then part of the Bowes Lyon estate and later owned by the 15th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, brother of the Queen mother. Converted in 1983 and surrounded by the Sussex countryside with far reaching views this unique property offers the convenience of apartment living with the rural idyll of country life. The versatile accommodation comprises a split level entrance hall which has space for a breakfast table and study area, kitchen, south facing sitting room with wood burning stove, dining room/bedroom three, shower room, two further bedrooms one with an en-suite bathroom and adjoining study/occasional guest room. There could also be scope within the loft space subject to all necessary consents.
Outside there are beautifully maintained communal gardens a private timber shed/workshop and two parking spaces.
A viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the life style this apartment has to offer.

Communal Entrance - Front door into entrance porch and entrance hall then leading into:-

Communal Reception - This grand space is available for residence use with window enjoying front aspect and a large ornate stain-glass window with turned staircase leading on to a galleried landing.

First Floor - Landing leading to staircase with window to front aspect and private access up to:-

Second Floor -

Private Entrance - Solid wood arched front door leading into:-

Split Level Entrance Hall - Engineered flooring, ceiling lighting, loft hatch access, Velux window, single radiator, storage cupboard, ample space for breakfast table and steps leading up on to a study area with Oak flooring, single radiator, ceiling lighting and further loft hatch access

Shower Room - Fitted with a low level w/c, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps, shower cubicle, inset ceiling lighting, single radaitor, attractive tongue and groove paneling and obscured panel allowing light in from the stairwell.

Kitchen - 3.23m x 2.08m (10'7 x 6'10) - Cleverly utilised and fitted with a bespoke kitchen which optimises the storage and provides a comprehensive range of wall and base mounted storage units with open shelving and work surface over with single bowl stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap, tiled surround and space for oven, washing machine, fridge, freezer and slimline dishwasher, Velux window, ceiling lighting and engineered flooring.

Sitting Room - 4.72m x 3.76m (15'6 x 12'4) - This characterful room enjoys a stunning southerly outlook with far reaching rural views via wooden double glazed windows, Oak flooring, picture rails, fireplace with granite hearth and brick surround with wooden mantle and housing a wood burning stove, large storage cupboard, single radiator.

Doorway leading into:-

Bedroom Two - 6.02m x 2.16m into eaves (19'9 x 7'1 into eaves) - Doorway with restricted height leading into the eaves bedroom with attractive tongue and groove paneling, ceiling lighting, single radiator, two Velux windows and further wooden glazed window to front aspect.

Dining Room/Bedroom Three - 3.00m x 3.40m (9'10 x 11'2) - High level boxed bay window with elevated seating area, Oak flooring, feature fireplace with wooden mantle and surround, ceiling lighting, main loft access point . ( We are advised this is a sizable loft space in which you can stand with lighting and may offer scope for further development subject to all the necessary consents).

Master Bedroom - 4.22m x 4.14m (13'10 x 13'7) - This light and airy room has a traditional glazed window, ceiling lighting, single radiator, eaves storage cupboard.

En-Suite Bathroom - Fitted with a decorative white suite comprising a low level w/c, pedestal hand basin with mixer tap, paneled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment and tiled surround, heated towel rail, ceiling lighting.

Study/Occasional Guest Room - 4.32m x 2.57m into eaves (14'2 x 8'5 into eaves) - Accessed via bedroom one with low level door and crawl space under beam leading in. With four Velux windows flooding this room with natural light, Oak flooring and contemporary radiator.

Outside -

Gardens - There are stunning mature communal gardens to the front and rear with a pond, paved courtyard and area for shed/workshop which is approximately measuring 8' x 12.

Parking - Two allocated parking spaces with space for further space for visitors.

Further Information - There is a guest bedroom on the ground floor of the communal entrance hall which all the owners have a key for and can be booked for guest to stay over with a w/c and wash hand basin

Lease Information - We have been advised this property is a share of the Freehold between the nine flats. And a new 999 year lease was put into place 12 years ago with yew tree house Westfield Ltd established which is residents managed. The service charge is approximately £250 pcm ( to be verified) which includes all building maintenance, gardener, buildings insurance and gas ( for both heating and hot water).

Agents Notes - None of the services or appliances mentioned in these sale particulars have been tested.

It should also be noted that measurements quoted are given for guidance only and are approximate and should not be relied upon for any other purpose.


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14 January 2019

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Nearest stations

  • Doleham (2.1 mi)
  • Three Oaks (2.4 mi)
  • Battle (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Rush Witt & Wilson, Battle

Battle

01424 578025 Local call rate

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