A very well presented detached family house with bright and spacious accommodation set in this sought after private estate.
Reception hall, 2 Cloakrooms, Sitting room, Dining room, Study
Kitchen/breakfast room, Rear lobby, Boot room, Utility room
Principal bedroom with en-suite bathroom, Guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom
2 Further bedrooms, Family bathroom
Integral double garage with games room above, Extensive parking
Garden with lawn and terrace, Summerhouse and garden stores
A substantial and beautifully presented modern family house with spacious accommodation set in a tranquil private estate.
From the entrance porch a front door opens into a wonderfully spacious reception hall, which has an oak boarded floor. The dining room and sitting room are both well-proportioned. The sitting room has French doors onto the terrace and a lovely inglenook style fireplace with a flagstone hearth housing a wood burning stove. Also off the hall is a study with oak boarded floor and a cloakroom. The kitchen/breakfast room has well fitted Shaker style wall, floor and island units, display cabinets, larder and wood block worktops with countersunk butler s sink. The kitchen is fitted with Bosch double electric oven, further oven, gas hob, integrated dishwasher and fridge. French doors lead onto the terrace. Beyond the kitchen is a rear lobby with doors to utility room, boot room, back garden and into the integral double garage, which has an electric up-and-over door. The utility room has doors to the terrace, an adjoining cloakroom and stairs to a games room
On the first floor is a galleried landing with a loft hatch with ladder and a spacious cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. The principal bedroom is a wonderful size and has fitted wardrobes, dressing table and drawer units and a substantial well-appointed en suite bathroom The guest bedroom also has fitted wardrobe and drawer units and an en suite bathroom. There are 2 further bedrooms both with built in wardrobes and an attractive family bathroom.
From the lane a five bar gate opens onto the gravel drive which has a turning circle and excellent parking area bordered by shrubs and hedging. There are gated paths running along both sides of the house to the main garden at the rear.
A broad terrace adjoins the rear of the house and leads to an expanse of garden, mainly laid to lawn with a variety of trees, plants and shrubs. Within the garden is an attractive summerhouse and 2 sheds.
From junction 10 of M23 head east towards East Grinstead on A264 and after about 3 miles there is a turning on the right signed for Furnace Wood. After a short distance turn right onto a No Through Road , which is Lake View Road, into Furnace Wood. Continue to the end of the road where it bears sharp left and cross straight over Felcot Road onto Furnace Road and the driveway to the house is the fourth on the left.
Local Amenities & Surrounding Area
The area around the property is woodland interspersed with other individual properties and whilst enjoying a semi-rural setting, is not too remote from nearby towns and villages. Furnace Wood is located approximately 2 miles to the North West of East Grinstead on the boundary between Sussex and Surrey. Other nearby towns and villages include Crawley Down, Copthorne and Crawley.
There are mainline railway stations at Three Bridges, East Grinstead or Gatwick providing services to London Bridge/Victoria. There is also good road access to Gatwick and the M23 for London and Brighton.
Local Authorities and Services
Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage. Council tax band F. West Sussex CC 01243 777100. Mid Sussex DC 01444 458166.