This stunning home has excellent family accommodation with an interior that has been designed with a keen eye to detail and quality of finish, embracing the modernist style of the house. The original property was built by the architect Michael Twigg which has been extended and is now a multi-level house.
From the drive a glazed front door opening into an impressive reception hall with full height windows, marble floor, curved mahogany paneled wall and wide staircase. Off the hall are two bedroom suite with well-appointed bath/shower rooms. The stairs lead to the upper ground where there is a fabulous drawing room with a stone curved wall and sliding doors to a brick terrace. The garden room also serves the pool and has a tiled floor, range of units with worktop, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Also on this level is a utility room.
On the lower first floor is the fabulous kitchen with doors to balcony and lovely views over the surrounding countryside. It is well fitted with corian worktops, 4 Neff ovens, an American style fridge freezer, coffee machine, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine, tiled floor and island unit with 6 ring gas hob and wine chiller unit. Double doors open into the large dining room, beyond which is a landing with 2 bedrooms, one with a well-appointed en suite bathroom, There is also an equally well appointed family shower room. On the upper first floor is the principal bedroom in the Oriental style with tracery screens, vaulted ceiling, There is also an open fireplace, walk in wardrobe, sliding doors to balcony and an en suite bathroom.
The tarmac drive leads to the house where there is a parking and turning area. A spur leads off the drive to a 3 bay insulated garage with electric roller doors. There is an attractive garden with a number of mature trees including Walnut, Oak and Scots Pine. To the south steps lead down to the lawn over the fish pond. To the west is a herb garden, rose walk, lawn, paved seating area with a pergola over, stable and garden store. On the east side of the house is a covered swimming pool which has retractable sides, a paved surround and a solar panel for heating.
From our office on East Grinstead High Street take the A22 towards Forest Row and after about ½ mile the drive to the house is on the left. Pull in and turn right and the house will be found at the end.
East Grinstead and the nearby village of Forest Row have much to offer, with a wide range of stores and supermarkets. For a first class range of facilities there are the towns of Crawley and Tunbridge Wells which are within easy reach. There are excellent State and Private schools close by. East Grinstead has a number of clubs including rugby, hockey, cricket, netball, tennis and football. Golf is available at Chartham Park, Royal Ashdown and Holtye. Ashdown Forest and Lingfield Racecourse are also nearby.
There is a mainline railway station at East Grinstead, providing services to London Bridge/Victoria. The A22 also connects directly to the M25. The M23 is about 7 miles providing good access to London, Brighton and Gatwick.
Local Authorities & Services
All mains services. Gas central heating. Solar panel for the swimming pool. Council tax band G. Mid Sussex District Council 01444 458166. West Sussex County Council 01243 777100.