3 Bed Detached House Under Offer
Stone Quarry Road, Chelwood Gate, RH17
- DETACHED HOUSE
- NEEDS UPDATING
- OVERALL 1477 SQUARE FEET
- 100 YARDS ASHDOWN FOREST
- SOUGHT AFTER VILLAGE
- 8 MILES HAYWARDS HEATH STATION
- 3 BEDROOMS 2 BATH/SHOWERS
- 2 RECEPTIONS KITCHEN UTILITY
- DOUBLE GARAGE & PARKING
- MATURE REAR GARDENS
A two storey detached house built of external brickwork under a tiled roof with attached double garage in a central village location. The house extends to an overall square footage of 1477 (137 square metres) and is need of some modernisation. There is an enclosed porch with a cloakroom, and a door leading to the hallway. The reception rooms comprise a double aspect lounge of eighteen feet in length, with a stone fireplace, and a dining room with a door to the rear garden and double doors into the lounge. The kitchen is at the front of the house and is fitted with a range of cream units with cupboards, worktops, drawers, wall storage cupboards, and part tiled walls. In addition there is a shower room. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, all with built in cupboards, and a bathroom Outside there is hardstanding for a number of cars in front of the double garage block with twin up and over doors. At the end of one of these garages is a utility room with sink unit and plumbing for washing machine. The gardens lie to the front of the house and a secluded rear garden laid to lawn with established shrubs and hedging.
Chelwood Gate is a much sought after hamlet on the Ashdown Forest, with its 6,400 acres of heath/woodland which is easily accessed, positioned on the border of East/West Sussex. The village lies within four miles of Nutley to the south east and Forest Row to the north both of which provide primary schools, local shops, cafes and restaurants. Chelwood Gate has two highly regarded local pubs, the Red Lion and the Coach and Horses, which are within walking distance. The larger village of Forest Row also has a modern Health Centre, galleries and two mini supermarkets together with regular bus services to a number of major towns. Further shopping, sports/leisure facilities and commuter rail services are available in the nearby towns of Haywards Heath, East Grinstead and Crawley. The local area is well represented for both local and private schools including Worth, Cumnor House, Michael Hall, Greenfields, Sackville and Chailey. Danehill and Nutley primary schools are two miles from Chelwood Gate. Places of interest closeby include the Bluebell Steam Railway at Sheffield Park extending to East Grinstead, National Trust Gardens at Wakehurst Place, Sheffield Park & Nymans, and historic houses at Penshurst Place, Groombridge Place and Hever Castle. Sports arenas within 25 miles include horse racing at Brighton & Lingfield, golf at The East Sussex National and the Amex Stadium home of Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club.
Directions: From Forest Row proceed south on the A22 to Wych Cross, continue over the traffic lights and turn right onto the A275 towards Chelwood Gate. Take the left turn after the Red Lion into Beaconsfield Road and proceed for about 1/3rd of a mile, turning right into Stone Quarry Road and the property is a short way down on the left.
Council Tax Band: F
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