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5 bed detached house for sale

£1,350,000 Guide price

Sheep Plain, Crowborough, East Sussex TN6

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Property description

A magnificent Connors built Arts and Crafts detached family home retaining a wealth of character features set in landscaped gardens of circa 1.75 acres

• Wealth of Character Features
• Fine Southerly Views
• Adjacent to Beacon Golf Course
• Stone Mullion Windows
• Entrance Vestibule
• Reception Hall
• Impressive Double Aspect Drawing Room
• Dining Room
• Sun Room
• Kitchen/Breakfast Room
• Butlers Pantry
• Larder
• Cloakroom
• Four Double Bedrooms
• Two Bathrooms
• Dressing Room
• W.C
• Integrated Garage
• Outdoor Swimming Pool
• Private Gravelled Driveway
• Beautiful Manicured Gardens Extending to Circa 1.75 Acres


Description A spacious Arts and Crafts detached family home set in landscaped gardens with well presented accommodation over two floors. The property is stone built and benefits from many features of the period including stone mullion windows, oak joinery, exposed oak and parquet flooring and original fireplaces. The accommodation in brief comprises entrance vestibule, reception hall, dining room, drawing room with original fireplace and sun room with sliding doors to the garden.

- Kitchen/breakfast room with door into the integrated garage, butlers pantry, larder and downstairs cloakroom. From the entrance hall an oak staircase rises to the first floor landing which provides a generous master bedroom with fitted wardrobes, guest bedroom with balcony overlooking the garden, three further double bedrooms, family bathroom with dressing room, a further bathroom and separate wc. There is excellent storage throughout the house and scope to extend further subject to the necessary consents.

Outside The gardens are a particular feature of the property with a large paved sun terrace, swimming pool, sauna and changing room, landscaped terraces and established planting and lawns. There are specimen rhododendrons and azaleas in banks throughout the garden. In addition there is a vegetable garden and seating terrace with the whole plot extending to circa 1.75 acres and enjoying spectacular views towards the South Downs.

Situation The property is situated within a short drive of the south of Crowborough town centre with its good selection of shops, including Waitrose, along with numerous sports and leisure amenities. Jarvis Brook mainline station is approximately 3.0 miles which offers a regular train service to London in just over the hour. Royal Tunbridge Wells, with its comprehensive shopping facilities, restaurants and cafés, is situated approximately 9.5 miles to the north and Gatwick Airport is a little over 20 miles away.

- There are neighbouring foot and bridle paths accessing the picturesque Ashdown Forest where 2/3rds of its 6,500 acres are designated heathland. There are a good number of schools close by including Holmewood House (9 miles) and Skipper's Hill prep schools (7 miles) and Mayfield senior schools (7.5 miles) plus, of course, the well respected grammar schools in Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge (14 miles).


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan

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Market activity
Average price paid £369,879 Sales 359 Current average value £436,569 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £19,332 ▲ 4.63%

What is the current average value of properties in TN6?

The current average value in TN6 in January 2017 is £436,569. This has increased 1.06% from October 2016. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £279,968 and semi-detached properties valued £350,379. In the past year property prices in TN6 have increased 4.63%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.

Property value data/graphs for TN6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £579,314 £371 4.0 £509,899
Semi-detached £350,379 £336 3.2 £333,775
Terraced £279,968 £333 2.8 £279,466
Flats £202,069 £301 1.9 £184,033

Current asking prices in TN6

Average: £517,995
Avg. current asking prices in TN6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £202,750
(5)
£282,444
(9)
£353,462
(30)
£483,242
(37)
£1,041,786
(14)
Flats £182,969
(8)
£214,271
(7)
£525,000
(1)
- -
All £190,577
(13)
£252,619
(16)
£358,995
(31)
£483,242
(37)
£1,041,786
(14)

Current asking rents in TN6

Average: £981 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TN6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £758 pcm
(3)
£981 pcm
(7)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
£1,616 pcm
(3)
-
Flats £677 pcm
(4)
£819 pcm
(5)
£1,101 pcm
(1)
- -
All £712 pcm
(7)
£913 pcm
(12)
£1,150 pcm
(2)
£1,616 pcm
(3)
-

Fun facts for TN6

Highest value in TN6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
High Broom Lane £1,314,843
Chillies Lane £1,257,002
Lye Green £1,173,192
Steep Road £1,113,663
Catts Hill £1,110,953
Highest turnover in TN6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Bridger Way 50.0%
Park Crescent 50.0%
Graycoats Drive 50.0%
Knowle Close 47.4%
Valley View Close 47.1%

What Zoopla users think of Crowborough

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  • currently 3.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Crowborough (1.8 miles)
  • Buxted (3.7 miles)
  • Eridge (4.0 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (16.4 miles)
  • Shoreham Airport (24.1 miles)
  • London City Airport (32.3 miles)
  • Newhaven Harbour Ferry Terminal (17.9 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (29.5 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (29.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Herne Junior School (0.8 miles)
  • St Marys Catholic Primary School (1.2 miles)
  • Ashdown Primary School (1.2 miles)
  • Mount Camphill Community (7.3 miles)
  • Young Epilepsy (The National Centre for Young People with Epilepsy) (11.1 miles)
  • West Kent and Ashford College (11.2 miles)
  • Grove Park School (0.8 miles)
  • Walsh Manor School (1.1 miles)
  • Beacon Community College (1.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Freeman Forman - Tunbridge Wells, Country Homes, TN1 on 01892 731440 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£4,883 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 135,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £4,309 /mo Find available rates In partnership with Natwest

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £99,000 Average insurance cost £30/mo (£356/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £66 Electricity £78 Estimated energy cost £144/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 26700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Wealden

Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £340 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £21 Sewerage £39 Estimated water cost £60 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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