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Set within 4.8 acres (TBV) of Gardens and Paddock, amidst the wonderful Sussex countryside. The Grade II listed Farmhouse is located in an idyllic semi-rural position in the village of Piltdown near the towns of Uckfield and Lewes. A stunning property, dated circa 1690, with an abundance of character; in our opinion this is a rare opportunity to acquire an outstanding example of a Sussex Home, finished to an incredibly high standard throughout, complete with Garaging and Leisure Complex as well as a Self-Contained 2 Bedroom Detached Annexe. The Main Residence of approximately 4,504 sq ft has been beautifully restored by the current owners. The front door opens into an Oak Panelled Entrance Hall with Panelled Doors to the Snug and Drawing Room. The Impressive Drawing Room boasts a wealth of charm and character, with Exposed Beams to the Ceiling, Herringbone Parquet Floors and an Inglenook Fireplace. The Dual aspect room enjoys views over the front and rear Gardens. The Dining Room features Herringbone Parquet Floors and a brick built fireplace, whilst benefiting from views over the Gardens. The Kitchen Breakfast Room adopts a different character with Limestone Floors, and Views over the Gardens to three sides. The white painted Kitchen features an AGA and stone work-surfaces. The Snug boasts Exposed Beams to the ceiling, Oak Panelled Walls and a Fireplace. A Discrete panelled door then opens to lead to the Leisure Complex. The Leisure Complex has been built within the adjoining Barn, now linked to the property. The Stunning single room Barn enjoys a Vaulted Ceiling with Exposed timbers and is home to the Indoor Swimming Pool with Changing Room and Shower, and Steam Room. To the First Floor we find the Master Bedroom Suite which incorporates a Dressing Room with Fitted Wardrobes and an En-Suite Bathroom. Bedroom 2 also features an En-Suite Bathroom with roll top Bath and Far Reaching Views. Bedroom 3 is a particularly characterful room with exposed wide board floor-boards and an impressive fireplace. Bedroom 4 has a vaulted ceiling and is dual aspect with views over the garden and local countryside. The Modern Family Shower Room has been finished to a high standard with decorative mosaic tiles, and a generously sized shower enclosure. The 2 Bedroom Detached Annexe has been created from the former Granary Barn. The sizable annexe is approximately 1,128 sq ft and comprises of a Modern Kitchen and Living Room on the ground floor and 2 Double Bedrooms, and a Modern Bathroom on the first floor. The Gardens are an equally impressive feature to the property. The Gardens and Grounds extend to approximately 4.8 acres and comprise of beautiful gardens which incorporate a Bothy, a Garden Room, perfect for enjoying the views over the picturesque pond, complete with jetty. The Gardens have numerous seating areas, mature and established, plants, shrubs and trees, a vegetable garden, Tennis Court and Paddock, which has independent road access. The property further benefits from numerous Garages and Outbuildings inside the gated grounds. EPC Rating E. Read more

Property at a glance

  • Magnificent Grade II Farmhouse dating from the 1690's
  • Set in Approximately 4.8 acres of Gardens, Pond and Paddock
  • Primary Residence with 5 Bedrooms and 3 Bathrooms
  • Drawing room with Inglenook Fireplace
  • Snug with Panelled Walls
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen Day Room
  • Leisure Complex with Indoor Pool
  • Self Contained 2 Bedroom Detached Annexe
  • Numerous Garages and Outbuildings

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Lewes Estates

52 High Street

Lewes

East Sussex

BN7 1XE

United Kingdom

Tel: 01273 477377

sales@lewesestates.co.uk

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