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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Ninfield Road, Ninfield, Bexhill-on-sea

Offers in Excess of £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Converted Mill & Granary
  • Open Plan Living
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Four Bathrooms
  • Study & Sun Room
  • Extensive Gardens
  • Swimming Pool
  • Double Garage & Parking

Full description

Taylor Engley are delighted to offer to the market this FASCINATING CONVERTED FORMER WINDMILL & GRANARY located in picturesque Ninfield. The property has undergone extensive refurbishment and offers - Spacious 56'6 x 13'2 open plan - kitchen, dining and living room, four bedrooms, four bathrooms, study, garden room/sun room. A particular feature of this property are the attractive gardens with decked area, swimming pool, small orchard. The property also benefits from a separate cabin/office, double garage & extensive parking area. The property accessed by a private driveway.

History - Thorne Mill, a Smock Mill was built in 1870 and was a working corn mill.

A smock mill is a type of windmill that consists of a sloping, horizontally weatherboarded tower and usually with six or eight sides. It is topped with a roof or cap that rotates to bring the sails into the wind.
Thorne Mill was constructed with three pairs of burr stones and was reputed to be the tallest structure in Sussex comprising of seven floors and stood nearly 65ft.

Last worked in 1902 and sadly badly damaged in a storm in 1905.The timber above the base was removed in 1907 and subsequently the mill was converted into a private dwelling.

Former Granary - The main house is brick based and under a tiled roof.
The accommodation is as follows:

Entrance Hall - 3.38m x 2.57m - Accessed via double timber doors, inset spotlights, power points, BT socket, radiator, timber beam, brick flooring and French doors providing access to rear garden and pool area.

Door to:

Kitchen, Dining & Living Room - 17.22m x 4.01m - Impressive 56'06 X 13'02, spacious and versatile open plan living combining:

Living Area - Inset spotlights, power points, radiator, brick Inglenook fireplace with electric log burning stove within, solid oak flooring.
Large picture window providing views to rear garden and pool area.

Dining Area - 12.34m x 4.01m - Inset spotlights, power points, radiator, solid oak flooring, windows providing views to front garden.

Kitchen - 4.70m x 3.99m - Selection of base and eye level units with complementary solid timber work top, breakfast bar area, inset power outlet with power sockets and usb outlet, inset one and a half bowl Franke textured sink with mixer tap and waste disposal unit, freestanding stove with four ring ceramic hob 2 x induction and 2 x electric with warming zone and three ovens below, glass and stainless steel extractor over, feature under unit lighting, integrated fridge/freezer, built in ironing board, newly installed Glow Worm boiler, freestanding Miele dishwasher, splashback with wall tiling with mosaic tiles, Italian tiled flooring, large double cupboard housing electrics. Inset spot lights and velux skylight window and large windows to front and rear.

Opening to:

Utility Room - Double aspect, Italian tiled flooring, selection of base units with solid timber worktop, inset circular textured sink with mixer tap and drainer, half tiled walls in complementary mosaic tiles. Miele washing machine and separate Miele tumble dryer, plumbing for American style fridge freezer.

Door from Kitchen providing stepped access to Master Bedroom.

Bedroom 1 - 7.52m max x 3.91m - (24'8 reducing to 17'2)
Inset spotlights, ceiling fan and light, power points, radiator, tv aerial, built-in double wardrobe (3'5 in depth) with hanging rails within and storage to rear and side.
Second built-in double wardrobe with hanging rails, shelving and sliding mirrored doors.
Large bay to front with French doors to garden providing direct access to the front gardens and paved patio area.
Door to:

En-Suite Bathroom - Newly fitted bathroom with complimentary fitments, fully tiled walls, pea-shaped bath with Mira power shower within and curved shower screen, low level wc, vanity unit with inset wash basin and mixer tap, mirror over with inset light, heated ladder style towel rail, shaver socket, underfloor heating, Velux window.

Door from living room to:

Garden Entrance Lobby Area - Direct access from the decked entertaining area, garden and pool area.

Ground Floor Shower Room - Spotights, Velux window, half tiled walls in complimentary tilingand and fully tiled within shower cubicle with shower within and slide back shower screen door, fitted vanity unit with inset wash basin and mixer tap, low level wc, heated ladder style towel rail.

Study - 4.01m x 3.12m - (Optional ground floor bedroom)
Exposed brick walls, laminate flooring, power point, radiator, BT socket, large window overlooking rear gardens and pool area.
Double glazed panelled doors to:

Sun Room/Garden Room - Double aspect with Velux windows to roof, radiator, power points, wall lighting, tiled flooring, French doors providing direct access to garden.

Mill Tower Accommodation - Accessed from the main entrance hall the mill tower is clad with stained weatherboarding and also beneath a tiled roof.

The mill tower accommodation comprises:

Inner Hall - Understairs storage cupboard, power points.
Shallow steps down to:

Bedroom 4 - 5.74m max x 2.74m - An irregular shaped double aspect room with spotlighting, power points, tv aerial, radiator.
Doot to:

En-Suite Bathroom - Irregular shaped bathroom with decorative timber panelled walls, wall mounted spotlights, roll top bath with mixer tap and shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, wall mounted mirror fronted vanity cupboard, heated ladder style towel rail, window to front aspect.

Stairs rising from inner hall to:

First Floor Landing - With window at high level to rear aspect, spotlights.

Bedroom 3 - 5.11m max x 2.95m - (9'8 reducing to 7'11)
Irregular shaped double aspect third bedroom.
Spotlights, power points, radiator.
Double aspect windows.

Bathroom - Fully tiled in complementary tiling on two walls, panelled Jacuzzi bath with shower attachment over, low level wc, pedestal wash basin with arch mirror over, heated ladder style towel rail, window to front.

Bedroom 2 - 4.90m max x 4.32m - (16'1 reducing to 6'10 x 14'2 reducing to 7')
Irregular 'L' shaped triple aspect room with wall lights, radiator, power points, built-in wardrobe with sliding mirrored doors and airing cupboard housing water tank both having storage over.

Outside - .

Wrap Around Landscaped Gardens - Attractive landscaped gardens with decked entertaining area and private pool.

Private Swimming Pool - Fenced off with timber balistrades.
Decked pool area and sheltered pergola seating area.
Heated swimming pool being 6ft in depth approx, with pump plant and timed electric heater.
Solar pool cover.

Decked Entertaining Area - Running across the rear of the property and accessed via the main entrance hall, main house, garden room and adjoins the main lawn, private lawn area to side of garden room and enclosed pool area.

Front Garden - Brick path to studio/large summer house and timber shed.
Gate providing access to rear garden, private driveway and garage.

Cabin/Office - 4.45m x 3.86m - Ideal for a home office or studio.
Providing fitted sun blinds to two rear aspect double glazed windows.
Power points, newly fitted carpets.

Lawn & Orchard - Extensive lawn gardens located to the front of the property with well stocked mature borders and small orchard - plum, pear and two apple trees.

Driveway & Double Garage - The double garage offers two single electrically operated roll up doors and internal power supply.

N.B - The property has propane gas heating.

Council Tax - TBC.

The furniture can be purchased by separate negotiation further information upon request.

Directions - From Taylor Engley office in Cornfield Road proceed to the war memorial roundabout and take the third exit into Devonshire Place, proceed to the seafront and turn left, continue along the seafront to the Sovereign Centre roundabout, take the third exit into Princes Road, at the following roundabout and take the third exit into Pevensey Bay Road, continue along the Pevensey Bay Road which merges to become Eastbourne Road, on entering Pevensey Bay Village turn left at the traffic lights into Wallsend Road, at the next set of traffic lights turn right into Bexhill Road, at the roundabout take the third exit onto the A259, continue for approximately one mile and The Lamb Inn will be found on the left hand side, turn left onto the B2095 continue along the B2095 until reaching the junction of Bexhill Road the A269 and turn right, proceed for approximately one mile where the property will be found shortly on the right hand side.

Viewing Arrangements - All appointments are to be made through TAYLOR ENGLEY. We are open 7 days a week.

Opening Hours - We are open:-
8:45am - 5:45pm weekdays
9:00am - 5:30pm Saturdays
10:00am - 4:00pm Sundays

Mortgage Department - (Independent mortgage specialist) - TAYLOR ENGLEY MORTGAGE SERVICES. Please call the branch and ask for Stuart Duncan.

For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances & specific fittings. Room sizes cannot be relied upon for carpets and furnishings.
Taylor Engley is a trading name of Taylor Engley Limited, registered office 2, Upperton Gardens, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2AH, company number 5477238, registered in England and Wales.

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29 July 2017


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