3 Bed Detached House Under Offer
Tanyard Lane, Chelwood Gate, RH17

£875,000 (Freehold)

  • DETACHED STONE HOUSE
  • CONSTRUCTED IN 1855
  • CHARMING PERIOD INTERIOR
  • HAYWARDS HEATH STATION WITHIN 8 MILES
  • RURAL SETTING
  • SOUGHT AFTER FOREST VILLAGE
  • COUNTRYSIDE OUTLOOK
  • 3/4 BEDROOMS BATHROOM
  • SITTING ROOM DINING ROOM KITCHEN
  • LARGE GARDENS OUTBUILDINGS

A picturesque and charming detached cottage with countryside outlook, presented in good order throughout having been sympathetically refurbished by the current Vendors and extended from the original Victorian stone cottage. The property retains many of the character features of the Victorian period, inglenook fireplace, beams and exposed timbers, whilst providing modern amenities including central heating and double glazing. The sitting room has the inglenook fireplace with a woodburning stove,  whilst the dining room also has an old brick fireplace with former bread oven. There is a well fitted kitchen with a range of worktops, cupboards, drawers and wall cupboards. On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a further room possibly providing a small fourth bedroom/nursery and a modern fitted bathroom. Outside the gardens are a feature of the property being of good size being laid to lawn  being well arranged and planted with mature colourful shrubs, and borders, including rhododendrons, lilac, magnolia azaleas etc.  There are double and single garages providing covered parking together with a driveway for further vehicles. In addition, the house has a useful detached timber barn to the rear and lovely views to farmland and woodland.  In all the grounds extend to about half an acre (tbv).

Location Summary

The property stands in the ever popular Ashdown Forest village of Chelwood Gate on the East/West Sussex border. The house occupies an established plot in Tanyard Lane with splendid countryside views to the rear.. Local shops are available in Nutley, two miles away, and the larger village of Forest Row about four miles. Chelwood Gate is ideally located for access to a number of major towns, East Grinstead, Haywards Heath, Uckfield, Tunbridge Wells and Crawley all of which provide extensive shopping, leisure amenities and rail services to various London stations. Haywards Heath provide the fastest service via Gatwick. also continuing south to Brighton, and The Airport at Gatwick and access to the M23 motorway are within eighteen miles. The area is well represented with both state and private schools including primary schools at Danehill, Nutley and Forest Row. Cumnor House, Brambletye, Greenfields and Michael Hall School are all within five miles. Local places of interest include Sheffield Park Gardens, Bluebell Steam Railway and Weirwood Reservoir. DIRECTIONS: From our office proceed south to Wych Cross on the A22 and bear right after the lights onto the A275 to Chelwood Gate. Turn left (Beaconsfield Road) after the Red Lion and right after about one-third of a mile into Stone Quarry Road. At the bottom of the hill bear left into Tanyard Lane. The house is the third on the left after about 200 yards.

Council Tax Band: G

Nearest Stations

  • Horsted Keynes (Bluebell Railway) - 2.79miles
  • Sheffield Park (Bluebell Railway) - 3.39miles
  • Kingscote (Bluebell Railway) - 5.08miles
  • East Grinstead - 5.98miles
  • Haywards Heath - 5.98miles

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