A STUNNING 4/5 BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE WITH GREAT VIEWS, built by Thakeham Homes in 2018 and then considerably improved by the current owners to include A LUXURIOUS NEW KITCHEN that stretches the width of the house with 3 window aspects and bifold doors opening onto the glass balustraded terrace. Reconfigured in 2020 comprising cream gloss walls and base units with granite worktops and uprights, ceramic Butler sink, with copper tap, copper splash backs to 5 ring gas hob and coffee bar. Neff eye level electric oven, AEG electric oven and AEG combination oven & grill. AEG dishwasher and space for fridge/freezer.
The front door leads into the hall which has a downstairs cloakroom/wc /utility and stairs rising to the first floor. Off the hall is the DOUBLE ASPECT SITTING ROOM with limestone fireplace fitted with a woodburner. Also off the hall is a newly created study/dining room with bay window & country views.
A widened doorway off the breakfast room leads to THE ANNEXE garden room with new picture window and door to the terrace and rear garden with far reaching views across paddocks to Sheffield Park. This room leads to the annexe kitchen with windows and door to the front drive and through to bedroom5/office and en suite shower room.
On the first floor there is a landing off which there are 4 bedrooms and a family bathroom. Two of the bedrooms have ensuite rainfall shower rooms and walk in dressing rooms. The main house benefits from gas fired central heating with underfloor heating on the ground floor, radiators on the first floor and there is electric heating in the annexe.
Outside there is a double width driveway to the front with parking for 3 cars plus several visitor parking spaces nearby. The house is surrounded on two sides by a copper beech hedge and lawned areas on 3 sides. The beautiful gardens have been meticulously landscaped by the current owners to include, new gravel and stone paths leading to various seating areas, with two gazebos, 2 garden sheds, enclosed vegetable area, an American barn style workshop with light & power, a covered way for bin storage & cycles, 3 outside garden taps, rainwater butt and compost area at front of property. Planting includes over 22 specimen trees, numerous shrubs, living walls and a fernery. The outside glass balustraded terracing provides ample room for patio furniture and with the breakfast bifolds open a superb entertaining space. The gardens enjoy a good deal of quiet & privacy
Mantell Close lies off Newick Hill which is a rural lane but still enjoys excellent access to the local amenities of Newick which include two convenience stores, pharmacy, local bakery, health centre, butcher and hairdresser. Additionally there are sports facilities to include tennis and bowls clubs, a garage, 3 inns, a restaurant, café, a sought after (rated outstanding) village primary school in Allington Road and lovely old parish church. This pretty Sussex village with central green is ideally located for those wishing to commute from Haywards Heath (about 7 miles), with its fast rail service to London (Victoria/London Bridge about 45 minutes) and Brighton. There is lovely open countryside in the area to include public footpaths/walks, with the Ashdown Forest being some 10/15 minutes drive. The coastal towns of Eastbourne and Brighton together with Gatwick Airport, the Royal Spa town of Tunbridge Wells and M25 are also within convenient driving distance.
|HALL GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM/WC/UTILITY ROOM||SITTING ROOM WITH WOODBURNER|
|STUDY/DINING ROOM||KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM|
|SEL CONTAINED ANNEXE WITH GARDEN ROOM, BEDROOM/OFFICE, EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM/WC & KITCHEN||TWO BEDROOMS WITH EN SUITE SHOWER ROOMS & DRESSING ROOMS|
|TWO FURTHER BEDROOMS & FAMILY BATHROOM||DOUBLE WIDTH DRIVEWAY WITH PARKING FOR 3 CARS & VISITOR PARKING|
|BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPED GARDENS & FINE VIEWS||EPC B|