Ditchling Common, Burgess Hill, West Sussex, RH15


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
Set within the picturesque surroundings of Ditchling Common, this characterful period cottage has a huge amount of scope to be updated to suit your own tastes and needs whilst being located within easy reach of Wivelsfield mainline station and also the high street shops of both Burgess Hill and Haywards Heath.

Encompassed by an abundance of idyllic gardens and grounds, behind a classic gabled doorway an easy flowing layout retains a wealth of charm and generates an excellent amount of space in which to relax, entertain and spend time together as a family. Light and bright, a reception room and sitting room both have focal point fireplaces, and while the sitting room features French doors to the gardens, an additional dining room leads into the kitchen. A snug with a further fireplace provides versatile space and a family bathroom and cloakroom complete the ground floor.

Two separate staircases lead upstairs to the first floor where six bedrooms have the potential to be transformed into an ideal amount of family accommodation each with lovely views of the landscape.


Tucked back from the road behind the large established lawns of an idyllic garden, Woodpeckers offers an enticing first impression, while a garage and a private gravel driveway have off-road parking for several vehicles.

The extensive grounds and gardens that wrap-around the property produce an idyllic amount of outdoor space and a wonderful backdrop to the cottage with its picture perfect climbing roses and wisteria. A large weeping willow and a range of mature shrubs and trees lend colour and interest, and a variety of outbuildings pepper land that includes a pond and paddock as well as a brick paved patio. A coal shed and store room add a host of possibilities.


Situated on the edges of Ditchling Common near to Wivelsfield Green a popular village with its own primary school, shop and public house. It lies within easy reach of Haywards Heath (4.8 miles) and Burgess Hill (2.6 miles), which both provide a good selection of shops, services and amenities. There is an excellent range of state and independent schools in the area. Mainline rail services are available at Haywards Heath (London Bridge/London Victoria from 42 minutes), Wivelsfield and Burgess Hill.

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