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£700,000

3 bed detached house for sale Wick Street, Arlington, Polegate BN26

3 beds
2 baths
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Property location

Nearby amenities

  • Bede's Senior School0.9 miles
  • Park Mead Primary School1 miles
  • Berwick (Sussex)1.5 miles
  • Polegate3.7 miles

These distances are calculated in a straight line. The actual route and distance may vary.

Features and description

  • Grade II Listed
  • Built in the late 17th Century
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Delightful south facing cottage garden
  • Low beamed ceilings
  • Feature Inglenook fireplace
  • Leaded light windows
  • Elevated position with sweeping downland views
  • Rural location
An archetypal detached Grade II listed 'chocolate box' cottage, truly as pretty as our pictures suggest, set within the most beautifully tended landscaped cottage garden that measures approaching half an acre (tbv).
Built in the late 17th century of traditional mellow brick elevations all under a pitched clay tile roof, the property displays an abundance of period charm and character with low beamed ceilings, a feature Inglenook fireplace and an endearing double aspect looking over the gardens to the east and west elevations. This fine period cottage affords a rural idyll and a post pandemic lifestyle to aspire to.

The accommodation as detailed in the accompanying floor plan, and illustrated by our commissioned professional photography, has to be seen to be fully appreciated. Therefore, to arrange a viewing appointment that is fully compliant with the Covid-19 Regulations, as outlined by the Ministry of Housing, please do not hesitate to contact Rowland Gorringe in Lewes.

Description

An archetypal detached Grade II listed 'chocolate box' cottage, truly as pretty as our pictures suggest, and set within the most beautifully tended landscaped garden that measures approaching half an acre (tbv).

This fine period cottage affords a rural idyll and a post pandemic lifestyle to aspire to. Built in the late 17th century of traditional mellow brick elevations all under a pitched clay tile roof, the property displays an abundance of period charm and character with low beamed ceilings, a feature Inglenook fireplace and an endearing double aspect looking over the gardens to the east and west elevations. From the south/west boundary of the charming cottage garden, adjacent to the productive fruit and vegetable garden, are some sweeping downland and countryside views, The property has been lovingly and considerately refurbished yet still retains many original features, such as its cottage kitchen and charming bedrooms.

Mains water and electricity are appointed to the property. A cast iron wood burner housed in the inglenook provides winter heat that permeates throughout the accommodation, which is supplemented by modern wall mounted electric panel heaters. There is private drainage in the form of a septic tank which has recently been surveyed and our clients are taking advice on this matter. This will be shared with any prospective purchaser.

The accommodation as detailed in the accompanying floor plan, and illustrated by our commissioned professional photography, has to be seen to be fully appreciated. Therefore, to arrange a viewing appointment that is fully compliant with the Covid-19 Regulations, as outlined by the Ministry of Housing, please do not hesitate to contact Rowland Gorringe in Lewes.

Location

The cottage is approached by a broad driveway affording secure off road parking, and is set in an elevated position off Wick Street with access to the immediate countryside walks and beyond to Arlington reservoir. Arlington is situated at the foot of the South Downs and is an award-winning conservation site, being both a local nature reserve and a Site of Special Scientific Interest. It is an important site for bird life and is popular with walkers, horse riders and anglers. It is an historic village with a church, village hall and public house.

Convenient for the A27, Berwick railway station with services to London Victoria, the post office and the Berwick Inn lie within an approximate 30 minute walk. Approximately 10 miles distant is the historic county town of Lewes with major supermarkets including Waitrose and Tesco along with many individual and specialist shops. Glyndbourne is about 7 miles, the historic village of Alfriston is about 3 miles and the coastal town of Seaford and port of Newhaven are approximately 6 and 8 miles respectively also with a wide range of shopping facilities, major supermarkets and Newhaven ferry services to Dieppe, France.

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