----- Virtual Tour Available on Request ----- A substantial home with a separate self-contained annexe and beautiful gardens. About 0.5 acre.

----- Virtual Tour Available on Request ----- Flintwell House is a substantial and beautifully presented home and from the entrance porch the front door opens into the welcoming entrance hall. The sitting room has a wood burning stove, a range of cupboards and sliding doors providing access to the terrace. The superb 21' kitchen/dining room is fitted with an extensive range of bespoke units with granite work surfaces and includes an island unit with a breakfast bar, a larder cupboard, an electric Everhot range with three ovens, hot plate and induction hob. There is also a Fisher Paykel fridge and freezer. Also located on the ground floor is a beautiful double glazed conservatory, morning room, study, utility room and cloakroom. Arranged over the first and second floors are five bedrooms, four bath/shower rooms and an extensive roof terrace.

Self-contained annexe The generously proportioned self-contained annexe is arranged principally above the Heritage style garaging. It is beautifully presented and provides ideal, flexible space for extended family, guests or alternatively could be utilised for those looking to work from home.

This property has 0.5 acres of land.

Outside

The property is approached from the minor country lane via double wooden entrance gates which lead into the property's extensive gravel entrance drive. To one end of the drive is the substantial weatherboard and tile Heritage style double garage with adjacent workshop. The self-contained annexe is approached via a separate door to one side of this building.

Adjacent to the entrance drive is a large level lawn which includes a putting green, a kitchen garden with three raised beds, compost bins and various wood stores. From this area of the garden there are magnificent far reaching views over the surrounding countryside to the north.

Immediately adjacent to the southern and eastern side of the house is a wide paved terrace which is ideal for al fresco dining and enjoying the lovely outlook over the garden towards the South Downs beyond. From the terrace an external staircase gives access to the roof terrace. Beyond the terracing the garden is laid to lawn and is part-walled. To the far end of the garden there is a substantial timber summerhouse and a feature well. In all about 0.5 acre.

Situation

Flintwell House lies in a rural position well away from main roads within the South Downs National Park, with views over the surrounding countryside towards the South Downs. East Chiltington village is about 0.75 mile and Plumpton station is about 3 miles. Lewes is about 4.5 miles, Haywards Heath about 8 miles and the city of Brighton & Hove is some 12 miles. There is an excellent selection of both state and public schools in the area.

Directions

Travelling north on the A275 from Lewes to Chailey, continue through the village of Offham, and immediately after passing the petrol station on the right, turn left onto the B2116, signposted to Hassocks, Keymer, Ditchling and Plumpton. Continue on the B2116 for approximately 1.8 miles, before turning right into Novington Lane. Continue along Novington Lane for approximately 0.4 mile and the entrance to Flintwell House will be found on the right, towards the end of a brick garden wall.

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Other features

  • Four reception rooms
  • Superb 21’ kitchen/dining room
  • Utility room & cloakroom
  • Principal suite with access to extensive roof terrace
  • Four further bedrooms (two ensuite)
  • Family bathroom
  • Self-contained annexe including 30' kitchen/studio room
  • Heritage style garaging for two cars with adjacent workshop
  • Beautifully landscaped gardens
  • About 0.5 acre

Other details

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Ref: LEW150169

Novington Lane East Chiltington East Sussex BN7

Guide Price
£1,395,000

Ref: LEW150169

Novington Lane East Chiltington East Sussex BN7

Guide Price
£1,395,000