This spectacular ground floor apartment is set within a fine period mansion in a sought after road close to the historic heart of the town.
Entrance hall, Dining hall, Drawing room, Kitchen/breakfast room, Utility room
Principal bedroom, 2 Further bedrooms, Luxury family bathroom, Separate WC
Garage and parking, Garden with terracing and lawn
A rare opportunity to purchase a grand and superbly presented ground floor apartment close to the historic heart of East Grinstead.
Inside, is a spacious hallway with boarded floor and ornate glazed iron partition with door through to the central dining hall, which also has a boarded floor, a coat cupboard and fitted display cabinet. Beyond is the magnificent drawing room, which has high ceilings with picture rail and cornicing, parquet floor, open fire with stone hearth and mantle. A large bay window with French doors at the end of the drawing room opens through to the conservatory, which has a blue glass roof to reduce solar glare and enhance privacy, with French doors to the garden. The kitchen/breakfast room is beautifully fitted with Shaker style units, woodblock worktops and breakfast bar, ceramic sink, integrated dishwasher, space for range cooker and American style fridge freezer. At the end of the hall is a cloakroom and a good sized utility room with fitted units, space and plumbing for washing machine and drier, sink and doors both onto the drive and back garden. The principal bedroom is a wonderful room with elegant proportions, high ceiling and large bay window overlooking the garden. There are 2 further attractive bedrooms and a beautifully appointed bathroom with double ended bath, spacious walk-in shower cubicle, tiled floor and part tiled walls and heated towel rail.
At the front of the property is space for parking and turning, together with a detached garage with oak roller door. The good size garden lies to the rear and is south facing and is mainly laid to lawn with terracing and distant views to Ashdown Forest. The garden is stocked with a variety of mature shrubs and climbers.
From our office on East Grinstead High Street cross over the road and the entrance to Portland Road will be found behind Middle Row. Head down Portland Road and take the last drive on the left before Ship Street and park in front of the potted conifers that flank the front door.
East Grinstead has much to offer, with a wide range of stores and supermarkets. The nearby village of Forest Row also has much to offer with towns of Crawley and Tunbridge Wells also 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 fired central heating. Council tax band D. Mid Sussex District Council 01444 458166. West Sussex County Council 01243 777100.