A fabulous five bedroom country house with stunning views, beautiful gardens, pool and tennis court, situated in an idyllic position within the South Downs National Park.
Drawing room, Dining room
Sitting room, Family room
Conservatory, Kitchen, Breakfast room
Master bedroom suite
Guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom
Three Further bedrooms, Shower room
Two Double garages
Heated swimming pool, Pool house
Tennis court, Various outbuildings
Believed to date from the 1930’s, this improved and extended family home is beautifully presented and offers versatile and flexible accommodation arranged over two floors. Features of note include; Morris and Murray bespoke solid wood fitted kitchen with four oven electric Aga, Module Aga with double oven and gas hob, central island with stylish granite worktop - seamlessly blending the traditional and contemporary; triple aspect wood panelled drawing room; dining room with inglenook fireplace and oak floor (there is also oak floor beneath the carpet in the entrance hall); cosy wood panelled sitting room with open fire; and family room leading to the conservatory which has Fired Earth ceramic tiled floor and air conditioning. On the first floor the triple aspect master bedroom suite, with air conditioning, is generously proportioned and enjoys wonderful views to the South Downs as well as a luxurious contemporary styled en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower. A guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom, three further bedrooms and a shower room complete the accommodation.
The property is approached via two electronically operated wooden gates to an attractive brick paved drive which, along with two double garages, provides ample parking. The landscaped gardens which surround the property are beautiful. To the front, the driveway is flanked by clipped box obelisks with the focal point being the central parterre. On the west side, and accessed from the conservatory and kitchen, is the enclosed pool area and elevated paved terrace which overlooks the rear garden - perfect for outside entertaining. From the terrace steps lead down to a sweeping area of lawn, with two large central beds and an ornamental pond and water feature. Beyond the formal garden is a further area of lawn and the all-weather, floodlit tennis court. Completing the rural lifestyle is an enclosed kitchen garden with raised beds, fruit trees, Hartley Botanic greenhouse and a spacious summer house/potting shed.
Agents Note: An adjacent paddock, to the west of the property, is available by separate negotiation.
Approximate Square Feet:
Lot Acres: 1.5