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This is a new build property
A rare opportunity to create an outstanding new country house in a favoured rural location with stunning southerly views.
Planning permission has been granted to replace the present 5 bedroom property with a substantial new country house extending to about 8,500 square feet including an indoor swimming pool complex (DC/17/2387). The principal accommodation is planned over 2 floors with 5 reception rooms and kitchen/breakfast room on the ground floor and 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, including 3 suites above. At a lower ground floor level is a cinema room, gym/games room with shower room.
The present property is a spacious 5 bedroom family house providing versatile accommodation, arranged over 2 floors and with considerable potential to adapt or enlarge to a purchaser's specific requirements.
CGI's of the new house and the proposed kitchen/breakfast room together with floor plans are shown together with external photos of the existing house.
The property is situated in an outstanding elevated position, amidst beautiful countryside about 5 miles to the east of Horsham which provides comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities. . The property lies within the High Weald, described as an historic landscape at the heart of South East England and designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Sporting and recreational facilities nearby include golf at Mannings Heath and Cottesmore, horse racing at Lingfield, show jumping at Hickstead and over the surrounding countryside there are many miles of beautiful walks and rides including the St Leonards Forest.
There is a good selection of schools in the area and there are excellent road and rail communications, providing access to London, the coast and the national motorway network. Access to the M23 at Pease Pottage is about 2 miles and Gatwick Airport is about 10 miles.
The property benefits from a long frontage to Grouse Road with 3 access points. The proposed new house is set well within its 4 acres which are rectangular in shape and slope gently to the south.
Terraces adjoin the present house which command outstanding rural views to the South Downs in the distance. Lawns, inset with shrubs, surround the house and beyond the post and rail fencing the land is laid to pasture with an area of woodland to the southern boundary.
A sand school is set to one side of the drive and within the grounds there are 7 stables and a tack room.
In all the grounds extend to about 4 acres.
Planning Permission granted for a new 8500 square foot new house
comprising 5 Bedrooms and 4 Bathrooms
5 Reception Rooms
Indoor Swimming Pool
Gardens & Pasture of 4 acres
Outstanding Rural Views
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