- 6 bedrooms
- Tranquil location on ashdown forest
- In midst of the east sussex countryside
- Rail stations at east grinsted, haywards heath, three bridges and gatwick
- Individual spacious residence
- Built in the mid 1950's
- Spacious & well presented interior
- Scope for further enlargment
- 6 bedrooms 5 bathrooms
- 4 reception rooms reception hall
- Gardens over 1 acre triple garage
Description 3D video tour available - Escape to the countryside, yet not isolated, at this historic and unique light & extremely spacious forest residence forming part of a rural cluster of interesting homes set on its own amidst the heathland and woodland of ashdown forest. Chelwood Vachery is hidden away, set down its own long drive of some 400 yards, with direct access on to the Forest with its protected wildlife and fauna. Formerly an impressive country estate dating from the early 1900âs, sold and converted to residential dwellings approximately thirty years ago, this particular property comprises one of two created from the division and conversion of the West Wing The house is in good decorative order with woodblock flooring throughout the ground floor, sealed unit double glazed windows, and oil fired central heating. On entering the property the ground floor consists of a welcoming reception hall with door to the long inner hallway. To the rear of the house is the sitting room with classic Surrey stone fireplace in Alpine white with black slate insets and woodburner, together with adjacent fitted cupboards built of Iroko wood. The dining room is also at the back of the house overlooking the sunken garden. There is also a breakfast room and a gym together with the kitchen and substantial storage cupboards off the hall. The first floor comprises the master bedroom which has an en suite shower room and takes advantage of the southerly views. There are three further en suite bedrooms, a Jack and Jill bathroom and two additional bedrooms. The property also has an extensive loft area with potential to convert into further accommodation, subject to consents.
Outside the house has the benefit of a triple garage block with an open loft room above one of them. The formal gardens are to the rear with sunken lawn having borders of camellia, hebes, wisteria. There is a further lawned area and steps down to a lower lawn. In addition there is direct access to an extensive area of established garden extending to over one acre with rhododendrons, azaleas and established mature trees with a gate at the rear leading onto Ashdown Forest.
Council Tax Band: F (i) EPC Rating: E (50)
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