6 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

The Lane, Westdean

Offers in Excess of £1,100,000

Property Description

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Back on market December 2019.
A unique Grade II Listed 18th century Sussex flint barn nestled in an idyllic Sussex village beautifully converted to offer spacious accommodation that measures 2950 sq ft over three floors. Detached double garage along with gardens of approximately half an acre. Apply Lewes

DESCRIPTION

A unique Grade II Listed 18th century Sussex flint barn nestled in an idyllic Sussex village, beautifully converted to offer spacious accommodation that measures 2950 sqft over three floors. Tastefully refurbished by the current owners to a high specification that enhances the character of the barn blending modern conveniences to suit modern life. This inspiring, light and expansive home offers a flexibility and versatility of space thought ideal for family/multi generational living.

The impressive accommodation comprises: double aspect sitting room with feature wood burner and leads to a wood framed conservatory from which the south facing rear garden can be enjoyed, a central family/dining room features barn sliding doors from the hallway and sliding doors accessing the rear garden. The quality kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a bespoke 'Neptune' solid wood cabinetry providing ample storage, wood and marble work surfaces, an AGA and space for table and chairs. A downstairs refitted cloakroom and utility/boot room complete the downstairs accommodation.

A particular feature of Upper Barn is the galleried landing with mezzanine area leading to four double bedrooms with a refitted bathroom with freestanding bath and a refitted en-suite shower room to the master bedroom. There are two further double eaves bedrooms on the second floor.

Other internal features include oil-fired heating, cast iron radiators and the addition of beautiful hard wearing wide planked reclaimed antique wooden flooring through much of the barn.

Upper Barn is located within a plot of approximately half an acre, approached via a gravel driveway which offers parking for several vehicles. A detached garage with additional parking is accessed via a lane to the side. Upper Barn has a well-established wisteria and other cottage style planting at the front. The delightful secluded south facing rear garden is laid to lawn with a paved terrace, mature trees, hedging, well-tended flower and shrub borders with the benefit of a greenhouse, log store and garden shed.

Offered with NO CHAIN, a viewing comes highly recommended to appreciate both the bucolic location, the size and quality of this impressive home. Call Lewes .

LOCATION

West Dean is a picturesque small village with ancient Church nestled within Friston Forest in the Cuckmere Valley with its meandering river and breath taking surrounding countryside all within the South Downs National Park. The South Downs Way runs through the village.

The beach at Cuckmere Haven is just over 1 mile distant whilst the countryside and forest surrounding Upper Barn provide perfect walking, horse riding and cycling pursuits.
Seaford town centre and railway station to London Victoria is only 3 miles away. Eastbourne is 7.5 miles away with its shopping and leisure facilities, Bedes and St Andrews Schools, Devonshire Park Theatre and Lawn Tennis Club. Brighton is 16 miles. Gatwick airport approximately 45 miles.


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Added on Rightmove:
18 September 2019

Nearest stations

  • Seaford (2.7 mi)
  • Bishopstone (3.4 mi)
  • Berwick (4.4 mi)
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Rowland Gorringe, Lewes

64 High Street Lewes BN7 1XG

01273 839065 Local call rate

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Rowland Gorringe, Lewes

64 High Street Lewes BN7 1XG

01273 839065 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Seaford (2.7 mi)
  • Bishopstone (3.4 mi)
  • Berwick (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Rowland Gorringe, Lewes

64 High Street Lewes BN7 1XG

01273 839065 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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