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PREMIUM - This impressive country house comprises 6 principal reception rooms off a central hallway. The large kitchen/family room with open fireplace, granite hearth and smooth limestone floor with French doors to the terrace. The kitchen is fitted with bespoke units and centre island with black granite worktops. Adjacent to the kitchen is a snug/cinema room. The dining room with barrel-vaulted ceiling ideal for sumptuous entertaining. It benefits from oak flooring and French doors to the terrace. At the Eastern end of the property is a large entertaining/music room with feature backlit circular ceiling and steps down to the majestic sunken lounge with vaulted ceiling, minstrels' gallery and walk-in inglenook fireplace. Off the hallway is a further reception room, offering versatile use. Upstairs the property comprises 5 suites, the triple aspect master suite enjoying stunning views from its luxurious bathroom in the central stone tower and benefiting from a vast wardrobe area with further attic room beyond. Each generous bedroom has en-suite bath and shower, all fitted with limestone or marble. There is additional staff/guest accommodation above the triple garage that has a bathroom and 2 large store rooms.
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Thakeham is a small conservation village with a local pub, a 12th century church and a school situated north of Storrington where a range of local facilities can be found including shops, sports centre and library. The nearest railway station is at Pulborough and more comprehensive shopping centres can be found at Worthing and Horsham. A variety of sporting and social amenities are available in the area including, golf courses at West Chiltington and Pulborough, gliding at Parham and tennis at Storrington.
The property is set at the end of a private driveway, sweeping past the tennis court to the large parking area to the front of the property. The parkland is extensively floodlit as is the lake with summer house and golf green beyond. The Indian sandstone terrace with outside speaker system and lighting wraps around three sides of the property and provides wonderful summer entertaining space with a granite table, covered barbecue area, numerous exotic plants, olive trees, topiary, and direct access to the heated swimming pool with decking surround.
The land is principally laid to lawn, with a children's play area to the West of the property visible from the kitchen. The Helipad is well located to the North. The magnificent private lake has its own summer house with decking and BBQ and kitchen area, the perfect place for entertaining away from the main residence.
Kitchen/ Breakfast Room
6 Bedrooms all with Ensuites
Garage & Summer House
Outdoor Pool & Tennis Court
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