Ashurst

£1,150,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A fine period country house occupying a pretty rural location with distant countryside views. The handsome detached former Victorian farmhouse includes earlier origins to part and has been improved and extended over the years to become a fabulous family home in a delightful rural setting.

The excellent family accommodation is spread over three floors includes very well proportioned principal rooms and with several including high ceilings and deep sash windows allowing plenty of light to filter through the house and as well as being a good viewpoint for the extensive views over neighbouring farm and woodland and in particular to the South-West and to the East. Features of note include picture rails and vintage style radiators to some rooms, stripped wooden doors and feature fireplaces and with replacement double glazed windows throughout the majority of the house. The spacious, welcoming reception hall includes fine Inglenook fireplace, cloakroom and turned staircase to the first floor. A french door leads to the outside and internal doors to the dual aspect drawing room with fine outlook over the garden and beyond, French door out, Victoiran fireplace with wood burning stove. The cosy snug/sitting room is dual aspect with pretty outlook over the garden and the spacious dining room also has a fireplace. The attractive farmhouse kitchen/breakfast room boasts bespoke solid wood fitted units with granite and solid wood worktops, integrated appliances and an electric Aga, plus pretty tiled floor. Adjacent to this is a useful utility room with back door to the garden.

On the first floor all rooms enjoy views over the gardens and fields and countryside beyond and the master bedroom suite has a modern contemporary ensuite bathroom/wet room with drench shower head, underfloor heating and dressing room which is currently used as a study. There are two further bedrooms and a superb Victorian styled family bathroom with Karndean flooring to the first floor. On the second floor, there two further bedrooms. The property is approached via wooden 5 bar gates to a gravelled in/out drive which, along with the detached garage and garden/tractor store, provides ample parking. The gardens are delightful, being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, including fruit trees, and shrubs. The natural fed pond is enclosed by fencing and there is a raised vegetable and fruit garden. The paved terraced areas provides the perfect location for alfresco dining and the property extends overall to approx. 1 acre.

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HJ Burt - Steyning

The Estate Offices, Steyning, West Sussex

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