6 bedroom detached house for sale

Wadhurst, East Sussex

Sold STC £1,395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 reception rooms
  • 6 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms
  • Self-contained 2 bedroom annexe
  • West facing garden with swimimng pool
  • Period features throughout

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

-Entrance porch
-Reception hall
-Sitting room
-Dining room
-Kitchen/breakfast room
-Garden room
-Family room/snug
-Cloakroom/utility room
-Master bedroom with ensuite
-Five further bedrooms
-Family bathroom
-Swimming pool with pool house
-Triple garage
-Self-contained annexe with two bedrooms, open plan kitchen/living room, bathroom and balcony
-Front and rear west facing gardens

Situation: The property is situated in a convenient residential area in the much sought after village of Wadhurst and close to the recreation ground in Sparrows Green. The village High Street is approximately 1 mile distant and offers an excellent range of shops and services for everyday needs including a Jempson's Local store, café, delicatessen, butcher, baker, greengrocer, pharmacy, post office, bookshop, art gallery, florist, off licence, banks, public houses, as well as a doctor's surgery, dentist, primary school and the well regarded Uplands Community College and Sports Centre.

For the commuter, Wadhurst mainline station lies within 1? miles and provides a regular service to London Charing Cross/Cannon Street in under an hour. The A21 is also within easy reach and links with the M25. The regional centre of Tunbridge Wells is about 6? miles distant and provides a comprehensive range of amenities including the Royal Victoria Shopping centre, cinema complex and theatres.

The beautiful surrounding countryside is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and includes Bewl Water Reservoir, reputedly the largest area of inland water in the South East, where a wide range of water sports can be enjoyed.

Description: Holmbury is a substantial double fronted Victorian detached family house with attractive external elevations of brick, render and tile-hung bays beneath a tiled roof and double glazed windows. The property has been a much loved family home over the last 26 years and provides very spacious and flexible accommodation over three floors of approximately 3,393sq.ft/315sq.m. The house benefits from period features throughout including working fireplaces, wonderful high ceilings and deep skirting boards, and offers scope for some general updating, if required, including a very large bedroom on the top floor, which could provide an excellent master suite. The property also benefits from a superb annexe above the garage, which has an open plan kitchen/dining/sitting room, two bedrooms (both having Juliet balconies), a bathroom and decked balcony overlooking the garden.

The accommodation in the main house includes a covered entrance porch with lovely stained glass either side of the front door, a spacious reception hall with cloaks cupboard, utility room/cloakroom and staircase rising to the first floor. The sitting room overlooks the front garden and has a large bay window, exposed floor-boards and an open fireplace. On the opposite side of the hall is the dining room, which also has a large bay window and an open fireplace. There is a good-sized kitchen/breakfast room with under floor heating and slate flooring, a feature French stove, fitted dresser unit and an extensive range of cupboards. The kitchen has an island with integrated induction hob, long granite work surfaces and cupboards and drawers underneath. There is a good range of integrated Neff appliances, Mendip Stove wood burning stove in the garden room and three pairs of French doors that lead out to the terrace and garden. A family room/snug leads off the garden room and has an open fireplace with fitted shelves either side. On the first floor the principal bedroom has a large bay window, fitted wardrobe cupboards, a feature fireplace and an ensuite bathroom. There are three further bedrooms on this floor, which are served by a family bathroom with a separate WC. On the second floor there are two further bedrooms.

A driveway at the front of the house provides parking for several cars and leads to a triple garage, which has electric up and over doors and French doors at the rear leading out to the garden. There is an area of lawn to the front with mature hedging along the front and side boundaries. Gates either side of the house lead to the landscaped west facing rear garden, which is mainly laid to lawn with well established flower borders, trees and hedging. There is also a heated swimming pool and a pool house with a terrace, ideal for outdoor entertaining.

Services: Mains water and electricity. Gas-fired central heating
Current EPC Rating: D
Local Authority: Wealden District Council (01892) 653311
Current council tax band: G (£2,994.95)


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Nearest stations

  • Wadhurst (1.0 mi)
  • Frant (2.9 mi)
  • Stonegate (3.7 mi)
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Green Lizard, Tunbridge Wells

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Nearest stations

  • Wadhurst (1.0 mi)
  • Frant (2.9 mi)
  • Stonegate (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Green Lizard, Tunbridge Wells

15 Crescent Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 2LU

01892 323022 Local call rate

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