A charming 3 bedroom cottage with superb views over the surrounding countryside situated on the outskirts of the popular village of Burwash.
The property lies within the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the edge of the popular village of Burwash with its attractive high street providing a variety of services and amenities including a general store, butcher, post office, doctors’ surgery and primary school as well as public houses. The countryside surrounding the village provides wonderful walking opportunities and encompasses the National Trust owned Bateman’s estate, including the former home and gardens of Rudyard Kipling. More extensive shopping and banking facilities can be found in Heathfield, about 6 miles west which also has a number of supermarkets including a Waitrose and Sainsbury’s, a community leisure centre and schooling for all ages. Tunbridge Wells with its excellent modern shopping centre and extensive leisure facilities is about 14 miles to the north.
Main line rail services to London are available nearby at Etchingham, about 3 miles away or Stonegate, about 5 miles away with direct services to London Bridge and Charing Cross. The main A21 road connecting to the south coast and northwards to the national motorway network can be accessed at Hurst Green – about 5 miles to the east.
Alice Cottage is an extremely well-presented cottage with its accommodation arranged over two floors and possesses lovely period detail including original windows, polished floorboards, stripped latch doors and exposed brickwork to the chimney.
On the first floor, there are three bedrooms with notably a very good size main bedroom with a deep built in cupboard. The rear bedrooms enjoy lovely views over open countryside to the south. On the ground floor there is a good size kitchen with a range of fitted wall and floor units, incorporating stainless steel sink and drainer, inset
electric hob and integrated oven, plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher plus space for other free standing appliances. A stable door from the kitchen opens onto the garden terrace. The sitting room is a lovely feature of the property with original brick fireplace, windows and stripped floorboards. Lastly there is a good size bathroom
fitted with a contemporary white suite with a Mira shower over the bath.
The pretty garden at the rear has a gravelled patio area which leads onto a level area of lawn and raised flower beds enclosed by a combination of hedging and timber fencing. There is a useful garden store and outside light point. The garden provides a lovely sitting out area with a southerly aspect and fabulous views over the Weald
Mains electricity and water. Mains drainage.
Council Tax Band ‘C’.
Rother District Council
Strictly by prior appointment with the Vendor’s Sole Agent, Samuel & Son. Tel: 01435 810077.