1 Bed Apartment Sold STC
Greenlands Drive, Franklands Court Greenlands Drive, RH15

£250,000 (Leasehold)

  • Communal Hallway & Private Entrance Hall
  • Living/Dining Room
  • 1 Double Bedroom
  • Shower Room
  • Storage Room
  • Fabulous Communal Gardens

A spacious one bedroom FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT retaining many original features presented with vacant possession, with the benefit of fabulous well stocked communal gardens that surround the building and stunning uninterrupted views towards the South Downs.

The apartment is one of only 9 conversions that form part of this imposing Victorian mansion, formerly used as a hotel and approached over an impressive tree lined driveway flanked by the communal gardens.

Twin oak doors open to the communal hallway with stairs to the first floor landing. A front door opens to the private entrance hall with built in shelved cupboards and stairs to the living/dining room. The bedroom has fabulous views to the South Downs and 2 sets of built in wardrobes. There is a shower room with a window and good size kitchen fitted with a range of cupboards and integrated cooking appliances.

A particular feature however is the dual aspect lounge/dining room, a magnificent room with high ceilings and fabulous uninterrupted views of the South Downs. Feature marble fireplace, ornate coving and high skirting boards.

Outside, the building is approached via a sweeping driveway leading to a garage in a block with up and over door (middle one of 3). Large brick residents storage room with security access.

The well tended gardens provide an assortment of colours with an abundance of well stocked borders and lawns, interspersed with brick pathways and formal seating areas. Hidden drying area, impressive Ionic temple towards the front gardens.

Lease: 999 years from 1958 when it was converted from a hotel

Garage Lease: 999 years from July 1991 (separate lease from the apartment)

Maintenance: 2022/23 9.5% of total £1805 per annum

Please Note: in our opinion there’s scope to convert to a 2 bedroom apartment. The living room is large enough to accommodate a kitchen area, if you convert the existing kitchen into a 2nd bedroom S.T.P.P.

Location Summary

Burgess Hill is surrounded by picturesque countryside and historic landmarks; offering plenty of local amenities; with great connections via road, rail and air. The town centre offers a variety of shops, cafés and restaurants; there is a local cinema, playgrounds and parkland, sporting facilities including the popular Triangle Leisure Centre and clubs for anything from bowls to yoga. For families looking to move, Burgess Hill is an ideal choice with good schools, plenty of outside space and activities to keep families of all ages entertained.

Well Connected
There is so much within easy reach, from the city of Brighton, to historical Lewes, to the far reaching South Downs. Easy access to London and Brighton ensures family days out are popular and commuters are well catered for. There are frequent trains from Wivelsfield and Burgess Hill to London Gatwick, London Victoria, London Bridge, London St Pancras International and Brighton and it is just a short drive to access the A23 at Hickstead, from which it is a short drive to Brighton or north to Pease Pottage to pick up the M23 for the M25.

Council Tax Band: C

Nearest Stations

  • Burgess Hill - 0.56miles
  • Wivelsfield - 1.35miles
  • Hassocks - 1.61miles
  • Plumpton - 3.29miles
  • Haywards Heath - 4.29miles

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