Rarely available c1924 detached property in approximately 1.3 acres with many original Arts and Crafts features.
It is difficult to get across how what a fine example of a c1924 Arts and Crafts style home this is. With many of the original Arts and Crafts features still remaining. If you are looking for a character property to have as your family home, then make sure this is on your viewing list. At this time of year, imagine open fireplaces with fires lit and dancing flames illuminating the cosy sitting and dining rooms.
Imagine the porch enticing you into this magical world exuding character and upon entering enjoying the sight of the hallway spanning two floors up to the Mistrals gallery.
In the summer, the garden comes into its own as the property is set within its own mature and well-tended grounds of just over 1.3 acres. The outbuildings include one greenhouse, a potting shed, double carport with further garage and sweeping gravel driveway.
This is a "must see" call Connells to book your viewing.
With quarry tiled floor, windows to side and front, external door and Arts and Crafts arched oak door to inner hall with original fittings including a Judges Brief knocker dating back to the profession of an earlier owner.
Original Arts and Crafts staircase leading to upper floor, solid oak doors to kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room/dining room and lounge. Understairs cupboard, Solid oak floor.
Lounge 17' x 14' ( 5.18m x 4.27m )
Double glazed Georgian style window to front and double glazed Georgian style french doors to rear. Open fireplace with West Hoathly stone fire surround, stone mantel and flagstone hearth, two radiators and exposed beamed ceiling, solid oak door and oak floor.
Sitting / Formal Dining Room 15' x 12' ( 4.57m x 3.66m )
Georgian style double glazed windows either side of the open fire with Art Deco surround. Georgian style double glazed window to front, picture rail and beamed ceiling, radiator, solid oak door and oak floor.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room 22' 6" max x 15' 9" max ( 6.86m max x 4.80m max )
Country style fitted kitchen with matching wall units with under cupboard lighting and base units. Full length cupboards with cupboards above, double glazed Georgian style window to rear, french doors opening in to the conservatory. 1 1/2 bowl sink and work surfaces with part tiled walls. Electric oven. Tiled floor, exposed beamed ceiling, dresser, plumbing for dishwasher, integral fridge, two radiators and feature fireplace recess with gas point in adjacent cupboard, painted pine doors.
Utility Room 10' 2" x 4' 5" ( 3.10m x 1.35m )
Plumbing for washing machine, radiator, tiled floor, Butler sink, door to orangery.
Low level WC, obscured window to rear and door to utility room.
Orangery 15' 7" x 10' 3" ( 4.75m x 3.12m )
Of wood construction with double glazed windows, tiled floor, double doors to rear and further door to side.
Conservatory 13' 5" max x 11' 6" max ( 4.09m max x 3.51m max )
Double glazed UPVC windows to three sides, radiator and double glazed door to side. French door from the kitchen.
Minstrels Gallery Landing
Stairs from hall, radiator, beamed ceiling, Georgian style double glazed window to front, radiator.
Bedroom One 17' x 14' 1" ( 5.18m x 4.29m )
Double glazed Georgian style windows to front and rear, two double built in wardrobes, two radiators, beamed ceiling and picture rail.
Bedroom Two 15' x 11' 11" ( 4.57m x 3.63m )
Double glazed Georgian style window to front, radiator, beamed ceiling and picture rail, solid oak floor.
Bedroom Three 14' 8" x 14' ( 4.47m x 4.27m )
Double glazed Georgian style windows to rear and side, range of built in wardrobes, two radiators, painted solid oak beams.
Double glazed obscured Georgian style window to rear, bath with period style Antique style mixer tap, shower in shower cubicle, two wash hand basins, part tiled, heated towel rail, beamed ceiling. Double airing cupboard with cupboard above. Worcester Bosch boiler, tongue and Groove half panelling.
Double glazed obscured Georgian style window to rear, low level WC, Tongue and Groove half panelling, painted wood floor.
36' 8" long with double glazed window to side. Ideal for conversion subject to planning permission.
Vaulted ceiling, double doors to front and further personal door to rear, power, light, two windows to side and attached to the main side of the property.
Gravel driveway which provides parking for several cars.
Double carport style outbuilding of timber construction, open to front, green house and potting shed.
Well tended grounds of approximately 1.3 acres with 5-bar gates to front, extensive lawn areas, various specimen shrubs and mature trees including a Prunus tree, Judas tree, Beech tree, Hibiscus, Lime tree, Magnolia, Grandiflora, Magnolia Stilatas, Camelia and Rhododendron
Location & Transport Links
The property is in a favourable location with easy access to the M23 and Gatwick airport, good rail links and shopping facilities in the nearby towns of Crawley and East Grinstead.
Travelling from the agents office on Copthorne bank head in an easterly direction towards Keepers Corner at Keepers Corner traffic lights turn right on to the Effingham Road continue along the Effingham Road towards Haskins garden centre (Snow Hill) roundabout, turn left at the roundabout, continue past the pink house on the right hand side. The house is the next property on the right with a gate to the front.
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