Located between Cripps Corner and Staplecross village, this five bedroom detached converted bungalow offers a tranquil setting with garden surrounding the property just off the main road. The property will have a new heating system and decoration throughout.
The Location: Staplecross, Beacon Lane, East Sussex
Not far from Bodiam Castle, which is probably the most iconic of all medieval castles drawing tourists from around the world to wonder at the beauty of the idyllic rolling hills and welcoming public inns along the roadside. The area has been attracting visitors for a wide variety of reasons for thousands of years, and the region's unspoilt beauty has not diminished in recent years, enjoyed by cyclists, dog-walkers and equestrians every day. The property falls within the catchment areas of several primary schools including: Staplecross; Bodiam; and Brede. Secondary schools include: Robertsbridge; Claverham and Rye. In addition to a large selection of state funded schools there are numerous well respected private schools close by including: Saint Ronan's school, Benenden School, Claremont School, Marlborough House and Vinehall School.
If you crave the sophistication of a larger town then there are several options available: Rye and Battle both have bustling high streets, while Tunbridge Wells, to the North-West is well known for its boutique shopping and cosmopolitan chic. The area is also well served by sporting and recreational facilities including a number of excellent golf courses and tennis clubs. Walking in woodlands is also possible within five minutes either by foot or by car. The closest mainline station is Robertsbridge, which is around 15 minutes away by car and boasts a train to London every 20 minutes during busy commuter periods.
The Property: Five Bedroom Detached Property
Detached converted bungalow with a quiet countryside surrounding, off road parking for a number of cars and a large garden surrounding the property. This spacious and well presented detached bungalow has recently gone through a significant upgrade, the property occupies a large plot and is ideally located down a country road and is within walking distance of the local shop, public house and village school. The bright and airy accommodation comprises a sitting, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, five bedroom, two bathroom and cloakroom. Outside is a delightful garden enjoying rural views and ample parking.
The accommodation is arranged with approximate room sizes as follows:
Driveway with parking for several cars, leading up to double glazed UPVC front door into;
entrance hallway: Long room, carpeted, two ceiling lights, radiator, staircase leading up to the first floor, under stairs storage cupboard, further storage cupboards, one with shelving and one housing the immersion
Open plan lounge/dining room: 16`08 x 13`10 (5.09m x 4.23m) Carpeted, double glazed window to front aspect, various power points, ceiling light, wall light, shelving with storage cupboards below, feature fireplace, lined chimney ready for a wood burner, not provided, tiled base, large archway leading into;
dining room: 12`09 x 9`05 (3.90m x 2.88m) Wood effect flooring, ceiling light, wall lights, telephone point, various power points, double glazed sliding patio doors.
Kitchen: 12`03 x 10`04 (3.75m x 3.10m) Wood effect flooring, modern fitted kitchen with wood effect worktop, integrated Zanussi electric oven, 4 ring hob above, space for washing machine and tumble dryer if required, various power points, subway tiled splashback to one side, gas fired Raeburn under chimney breast providing heating all day, storage cupboard above, further matching wall units, double glazed window to the rear aspect, ceiling light.
Utility room: 9`10 x 7`01 (3.02m x 2.13m) Built-in storage cupboards to two sides, sufficient space for utilities or office/laundry room, wood effect flooring, double glazed window to side aspect, various power points, ceiling light, door leading to;
separate utility area with W.C: With shelving, wood effect flooring, double glazed door to side aspect to the garden. Continuous wood effect flooring, low level W.C., corner hand basin, tiled splashback, extractor fan, ceiling light
bedroom five: 10`08 x 9`08 (3.25m x 2.96m) Carpeted, various power points, double aspect double glazed windows overlooking the garden, ceiling light.
Bedroom four: 9`08 x 7`10 (2.96m x 2.40m) Carpeted, double glazed window to side aspect overlooking the garden, electric heater, various power points, built-in storage cupboard with hanging space.
Bedroom three: 13`05 x 9`11 (3.97m x 3.04m) Carpeted, double aspect double glazed windows overlooking the garden, built-in storage cupboard with shelving, various power points, ceiling light, downstairs bathroom: Mosaic style vinyl flooring, part tongue & groove panelled walls, bath with tongue & groove matching panelled side, mixer tap and shower attachment, tiled splashback, pedestal hand basin with mixer tap, low level dual flush W.C., two double glazed windows to the side aspect, ceiling spotlights operated by
Carpeted staircase leading up to;
first floor landing: Space for an office with power points and internet connection, eaves storage, Velux roof window with views out onto the farmland.
Master bedroom: 14` x 10`01 (4.27m x 3.08m) Double room, carpeted, various power points, eaves storage, access to the loft, double glazed roof window offering views out on to the side garden.
Bedroom two: 11'3 x 9`6 (3.45m x 2.91m) Double room, carpeted, eaves storage, further storage cupboards creating hanging space, ceiling light, wall lights, various power points, double glazed Velux window offering views out over the farmland.
Family bathroom: Tiled flooring, bathroom suite comprising of bath with tiled side, glass shower screen, electric shower, tiled splashback, hand basin with vanity unit storage below and to the side, mirror above, shavers light and power point, extractor fan, spotlights, low level dual flush W.C., further Velux window offering views out onto the rear garden, storage utility cupboard with laminate worktop.
Total floor area: 1587 square feet (147 square metres)
council tax band: E
£1600 Per Calendar Month
EPC rating EER (E) / EIR (E)
viewing by appointment with john bray & sons, hastings, Booking a viewing does not constitute reservation of a property. Please be aware that a holding deposit may be required.