Berwick, Nr Lewes, BN26
A delightful detached 4/5 bedroom cottage style house on a quiet country lane which leads straight onto the South Downs. With a pretty walled courtyard garden extending to 70ft (tbv).
AT A GLANCE.…
A charming detached 4/5 bedroom character house
Spacious hallway with excellent cupboard space & WC
Large double aspect living room with inglenook fireplace & log burning stove
Well fitted country style kitchen with Rayburn
Separate Utility room
Office /bedroom 5
Hexagonal dining/morning room excellent for entertaining
Main Bedroom with views to the South Downs, fitted wardrobes & en-suite bathroom
3 Further guest bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes
Modern family shower room
70ft (wide tbv) courtyard garden with an abundance of flowers & shrubs
Front garden with picket fencing
Brick paved driveway for ample parking leading in turn to single garage
This delightful detached property offers, in our opinion, excellent versatile accommodation. The property has a wealth of features including a wonderful inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove and bressumer overhead, exposed beams, solid wood flooring and latch doors.
On entering, a spacious hallway leads to the 15 country style kitchen/breakfast room which is well fitted with an abundance of cupboards and an oil fired Rayburn recessed into a feature chimney breast. There is a separate utility room with door leading out to the rear garden and a convenient downstairs cloakroom
The double aspect 22 living room with its feature inglenook fireplace sets the mood for a relaxing evening, with the added advantage of the sun room just leading off for those lighter days. There is a further reception room which could make a more formal dining room or extra family room or office depending upon the family needs.
On the first floor is the master bedroom with en suite including a bath and built in wardrobe and wonderful views of the South Downs. There are three further bedrooms all with built in fitted wardrobes and a family shower room.
The property is approached over a brick paved driveway leading in turn to a good sized single garage with excellent storage including attic space above and rear door to the garden. There is also ample off road parking.
The garden to the front is mainly laid to lawn enclosed by a small picket fence. The rear courtyard garden extends to 70ft width (tbv) and is paved for low maintenance with raised borders and an abundance of flowers and shrubs.
The village of Rodmell is very conveniently situated between Lewes and Newhaven and has bus services to both. Within the village there is a a Public House, other attractions include Monks House (former home of Leonard and Virginia Woolf) and easy access to countryside walks.
The historic county town of Lewes is approximately 4 miles away and offers an excellent range of amenities with its many individual shops and also major supermarkets including; Waitrose and Tesco, schooling for all ages and recreation facilities.
Lewes mainline railway station offers services to London Victoria (just over the hour). The universities of Brighton and Sussex are situated at Falmer approximately 6 miles distant and the famous Glyndebourne Opera House is on the outskirts of Ringmer. The port of Newhaven is approximately 4 miles distant and offers a regular ferry service to Dieppe, France.
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