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Approached through five bar gates the private driveway leads you to the large front parking area of this magnificent family home. The property has not been to the market for 30 years so this sale represents a rare opportunity for a new family to acquire a unique and substantial home that requires some internal modernisation on one the most prestigious private roads in Cuckfield. The property offers a wealth of living and entertaining space spanning to 5251 sq ft with no shortage of space for each generation to enjoy. There are some stunning original features in the property, the impressive Oak panelling and staircase in the entrance hall, ornate ceilings in the drawing room and snug and the original servants bells. Full details of the property can be found on the floor plan.
On entering the property you are greeted by a large entrance hall with a handsome oak staircase and stunning oak panelling. French doors open from here to the loggia which is a useful and quiet space to appreciate the garden. The drawing room is generous in size allowing ample seating areas and space for a concert piano. There are stunning ornate ceilings and a feature open fireplace which is the same in the snug room. The dining room has generous proportions making this a wonderful room for entertaining. A swing door then leads you to what used to be the servants wing of the property with many original features still in tact. In the Butler's pantry there is the servants bell, two large dressers a sink and a separate staircase that leads up to the top floor. The kitchen/breakfast room has ample built in cupboards and preparation areas as well as a range cooker, built in fridge and dishwasher. There is a further walk in pantry with marble shelves, generous utility room and two downstairs cloakrooms.
To the first floor the master bedroom suite is located at the rear of the property with a superb double aspect view of the garden, adjoining the room is an en suite bathroom and walk through dressing room. There are then a further four bedrooms, two bathrooms, shower room, cloakroom and ample storage cupboards on this floor. To the top floor there are four bedrooms and a large walk in attic which is boarded with lights.
The plot is generous in size spanning to 4.013 acres and is divided into relaxed, formal and more wild areas. A productive orchard produces apples, pears and plums. There is a swimming pool, greenhouse, rose garden, double garage and two large workshops.
There is a well screened public footpath within the plot, located on the north east boundary.
Walk in Pantry
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