A substantial character home within delightful grounds set in a wonderful rural position, well away from the road and offering scope to refurbish to a purchasers own requirements.
Entrance porch and spacious hall, Dining room, Study, Sitting room, Conservatory, Kitchen/breakfast room
Pantry/boot room , Utility room, Cloakroom, Stores
Principal bedroom , Guest bedroom with en suite shower room, 4 Further bedrooms, Shower room, Family bathroom, Cloakroom
Double garage and parking, Garden with terracing, lawn and mature shrubs
Over 1 acre (To be verified)
Further land available by separate negotiation
From the porch the front door opens into a spacious hallway with parquet flooring, exposed timbers, an attractive fireplace and staircases at either end. Off the hall is an excellent size study. The bright and well-proportioned sitting room is triple aspect with glazed doors to the east and west and a window overlooking the garden to the south. The sitting room also has exposed timbers, a parquet floor, an open fireplace with brick surround and a door into the conservatory. The dining room is also a good size with a parquet floor and open fireplace with display niches above, exposed timbers and glazed door to the garden. The kitchen/breakfast room has a tiled floor, fitted wall and floor units with worktops, Aga, stainless steel sink, space for fridge freezer and dishwasher and a glazed door to the conservatory. The conservatory is an excellent size with tiled floor and French doors onto the west facing terrace. Doors lead from the kitchen to a utility room with adjoining WC and to a large pantry/boot room, which connects through to the garage. Beyond the utility room is a covered area leading to garden stores.
Upstairs, there is a substantial landing with French doors onto a balcony above the entrance porch. The largest bedroom overlooks the garden, whilst the 2nd bedroom has an en suite shower room. There are 2 further well-proportioned bedrooms on this floor, a shower room, family bathroom and separate WC.
On the second floor is a large 5th bedroom and bedroom 6, which has a door through to a large, boarded loft room with potential for a further bathroom.
There is a parking area immediately in front of the house and a further area to the rear, with a drive leading up to the double garage, which has twin up-and-over doors, power and lighting.
The main garden is well established and lies on the southern side of the property with an expanse of lawn bordered by mature plants and shrubs. On the western side of the house is a large terrace leading out from the conservatory onto a further broad stretch of lawn overlooking an adjoining field.
Further land may be available by separate negotiation.
Local Amenities & Communications
Set in a delightful rural location between Felbridge and Crawley Down. Local amenities are available in Crawley Down. For a wide range of shops, schools, restaurants and recreational facilities there are the towns of Crawley and East Grinstead. There is golf at Copthorne, Lingfield Park and Chartham Park and racing at Lingfield Park Race Course. Mainline rail services to London are from Three Bridges (Victoria/London Bridge from 36 minutes) and the Gatwick Express (Victoria in about 30 minutes). The M23 gives access to Gatwick Airport, London, the coast, M25 and national motorway network.
From M23 junction 10 take A264 towards East Grinstead. At the Dukes Head roundabout turn right onto Turners Hill Road. After about 1 mile turn left onto Sandy Lane and at the end turn left onto Hophurst Lane. After about 1 mile is a sign on the right for The Old House. Continue past this to the next turn on the right and take the left fork. Follow the drive and bear left at the end and the house will be found on the left.