A beautifully presented home with swimming pool, set in delightful gardens of about 1.5 acres, in a secluded, semi-rural location.

Oaklands is a substantial family home offering spacious accommodation, with views over its own grounds and neighbouring woodland.

The entrance porch with solid oak double doors, leads to the welcoming reception hall from which the living accommodation has a natural flow. The quadruple aspect drawing room has oak stripped flooring beneath the carpet and boasts a Stovax Riva multi fuel and wood burning stove. The dining room is dual aspect, has an open fire with attractive stone surround and leads onto the family room. At the heart of the home is the triple aspect kitchen/breakfast room which boasts a contemporary, bespoke fitted kitchen with stylish granite worktops, electric 3-oven Aga with Aims auto control and Smeg integrated oven/grill. All of these rooms have doors giving access to the rear garden. Completing the ground floor is a useful utility room, boot room, cloakroom and study.

A turned staircase leads to the 1st floor, comprising of triple aspect master bedroom with en suite bathroom with marble tiling, dual vanity sink unit and a walk-in shower; two guest bedrooms (both with en suites, and one with access to a roof terrace); two further bedrooms and a family bathroom. All of the internal wooden doors are Italian bespoke oak with an attractive inlay.

This property has 1.57 acres of land.

Outside

Oaklands is approached via a sweeping drive which, along with the integral double garage and barn garage, provides ample parking. The 2-open bay barn garage also has an enclosed tractor store with solid oak doors and an internal staircase leading to a useful studio room.

The front and rear gardens are bounded by mature hedging and trees, providing a good level of privacy. To the rear, a paved terrace provides the perfect location for outside entertaining; with steps leading to the heated swimming pool. The garden is laid to lawn, interspersed with mature trees, flower and shrub borders, and backs onto private woodland to complete the peaceful idyll.

Situation

Oaklands is conveniently situated in a private position, with the villages of Slinfold and Barns Green close by. The historic market town of Horsham, about 4 miles distant, offers a comprehensive range of facilities including Swan Walk shopping centre, a range of restaurants, Waitrose and John Lewis at Home; as well as a theatre, Everyman cinema, and railway service to London Victoria and London Bridge (in about 55 minutes). The stations at Christ’s Hospital (about 2.4 miles distant) and Billingshurst (about 4.3 miles distant) also serve London Victoria.

There are many recreational and sporting facilities nearby including Slinfold Golf & Country Club, as well as walking in the surrounding countryside. The area also boasts a number of excellent schools including Cottesmore, Pennthorpe, Farlington, Christ’s Hospital, Cranleigh and Millais.

Directions

From Horsham, proceed towards Guildford on the A281 and after crossing the A24, turn left at the second roundabout onto the A264 (signposted Billingshurst). Continue for about a mile and bear left onto Bashurst Hill, just before the Lyons Farm Cars/Toat Hill Garage (signposted to Bashurst and Coneyhurst). Continue for about 0.3 miles before turning left onto Bashurst Copse, then right at the sign for Oaklands.

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Other features

  • Drawing room
  • Dining room, Family room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room, Utility
  • Study
  • Master bedroom with en suite bathroom
  • 2 Guest bedrooms with en suites
  • 2 Further bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Integral double garage and store, Swimming pool
  • 2-Open bay barn garage with enclosed tractor store and studio room above

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Ref: HOR130159

Bashurst Copse, Itchingfield Horsham West Sussex RH13

Guide Price
£1,850,000

Ref: HOR130159

Bashurst Copse, Itchingfield Horsham West Sussex RH13

Guide Price
£1,850,000