A wonderful 7 bedroom family house set within delightful gardens in a lovely rural setting along a country lane.
Hall, Drawing room, Conservatory, Sitting room, Dining room
Cloakroom, Kitchen/breakfast/family room, Study, Utility room and larder
Principal bedroom with en suite shower room and balcony
Guest bedroom with en suite shower room , 5 Further bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms (1 en suite)
Double garage, Attractive garden with terracing and lawns
About 1 acre.
This charming, Victorian style family house has some fabulous, beautifully presented accommodation and many attractive features including ceiling roses, ceiling cornices, picture rails and oak floors.
An entrance porch leads to the front door, which opens into the hall, off which all the principal rooms lie. The gracious drawing room is a good size with an attractive fireplace and is open to the conservatory with slate floor, ceiling fan and French doors to terrace. The sitting room and dining room are both well-proportioned with attractive fireplaces and bay windows. The fabulous kitchen/breakfast/family room has a range of fitted units, granite worktops, 6 oven Aga with 4 ring electric hob, twin Belfast sink, built in dishwasher and fridge, recessed spotlights and tiled flooring. The study also has an attractive fireplace and pine floor. There is also a well fitted utility room, cloakroom and a large larder.
Stairs lead up from the hall to the landing. The principal bedroom has fitted wardrobes, a well-appointed en suite shower room and a balcony. The guest bedroom has an en suite shower room. There are 3 further double bedrooms and a substantial, beautifully appointed family bathroom. On the 2nd floor are 2 further bedrooms and an en suite bathroom.
Electric gates open onto a gravel drive, leading to a parking and turning area in front of the double garage, which has 2 electric doors.
At the front of the house is a good size lawn. The main garden lies to the rear with a paved terrace run across the back of the house. Steps lead down to the formal garden with gravel paths, lavender beds, seating area, lawn, specimen trees and pergolas clad with wisteria, rose, vine, clematis and honey suckle. To the side of the formal garden is an enclosed area with greenhouse and garden shed and beyond is the less formal garden with lawn and an area of woodland.
Local Authorities & Services
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Council tax: Band G. Wealden DC 01892 653311. East Sussex CC 03456080190
Amenities and Communications
Located in the popular hamlet of Furners Green, which is situated between Danehill and Chailey. Haywards Heath, Lewes, Uckfield and East Grinstead provide a wide range of shops. There is an excellent selection of schools in the surrounding area. Nearby Ashdown Forest is the largest free public access space in the South East. It is a great place for walking and enjoying spectacular views over the Sussex countryside and is known the world over as the 'home' of Winnie-the-Pooh.
There is a railway station at Haywards Heath providing a service to London Bridge/Victoria in about 45 mins. The A22 is about 3 miles away providing good access to the M25 and London. Gatwick is about 17 miles.
From East Grinstead head south on the A22 through Forest Row to Wych Cross. At Wych Cross, turn right onto the A275 towards Lewes. Go through the village of Danehill and after a further 1¼ miles take the first right hand turning after Heaven Farm into Sliders Lane and the house is the fifth on the left.