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4 bed detached house for sale

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Church Street, Old Heathfield, East Sussex TN21

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Property features

  • No chain
  • Victorian Detached House
  • Set in 1.2 Acres
  • Far reaching rural views
  • Open plan kitchen and living room
  • 4/5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
  • In lovely Old Heathfield
  • Surrounded by farmland and footpaths
  • Main Line station 15 minutes

Property description

Council tax band: G

no chain - Detached Victorian house with fantastic views over farmland towards the coast. Set in about 1.2 Acres of garden and paddock. In sought after Old Heathfield. 4/5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, large kitchen/breakfast room. A very sunny south facing aspect from the drawing room.
This lovely house is a gem in the countryside in a rare setting. The current owners have carried out a substantial amount of improvement work on the house but there are still some areas which will require attention.
On entering a good sized hallway with turned stairs to a galleried landing, there is a lobby providing space for outdoor wear. The Drawing Room is a bright and sunny room with a triple aspect including a bay window and doors out to the more formal area of garden, with views beyond. There is an open fireplace with a large wood burning stove installed and to each side of the chimney breast, are built-in dressers. The kitchen and dining room have been opened through to make a great living space with a double aspect. There is a country style kitchen, recently fitted with oak worksurfaces, double Butler sink, dishwasher, under counter fridge, breakfast bar, Range Cooker using lpg for the hob, space for stand alone fridge/freezer. The room is tiled with underfloor heating, which extends through to the lobby, utility room and reception room off the kitchen. From the kitchen is the lobby to the back door. Here there is a larder cupboard and also a shower room with w.c. It also leads to the utility room which is fitted with a range of units, sink, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. There is a Sitting room off the kitchen which is also double aspect and has a lobby with door to the garden and rear of the house.

On the first floor, the galleried landing gives access to the insulated loft with pull down ladder and has an airing cupboard. The main bedroom is a lovely large room with bay windows enjoying the view. There is a large, heated, walk-in wardrobe and an en-suite bathroom with roll top bath, separate shower unit, w.c and wash basin and underfloor heating. There is a further large double with wash basin, again with the views. Bedroom 3 is a small double and 4 is a single room, both at the rear of the house. The family bathroom with roll top bath, separate shower, w.c and wash basin an underfloor heating.

Outside: The approach is via a private driveway off a small lane. Adjacent to the entrance is a brick built barn. There are other timber outbuildings, including car port, chicken run, storage sheds and a lovely summerhouse connected with electric and water laid on but not connected, placed at the bottom of the paddock. Adjacent to the front of the house is a large area of level lawn, surrounded by mature and flowering hedges. The majority of the 1.2 acres is paddock which has been thoughtfully planted with native and fruit trees. There is plenty of parking for several vehicles.

Services: Oil central heating, Bio Pure Treatment Plant, Recently installed electric consumer unit, additional electric underfloor heating on ground floor. Tax Band G.

Agents Note: Please note that these details have been prepared as a general guide and do not form part of a contract. We have not carried out a detailed survey, nor tested the services, appliances and specific fittings. Room sizes are approximate and should not be relied upon. Any verbal statements or information given about this property, again, should not be relied on and should not form part of a contract or agreement to purchase.

Old Heathfield is a small hamlet with a lovely 14th century, local pub, church, cricket club and primary school. Further out of the village is Heathfield Community College which is still within walking distance. The hamlet consists mainly period properties with surrounding countryside and many footpaths.
Tucked down a very small lane, just to the right of the pub, the house then has a long private driveway taking it into the countryside.
The town of Heathfield still holds local markets and is well served with a good range of local shops, supermarkets including Waitrose, Sainsbury's Co-Op and a small Tesco. There are cafés, restaurants and takeaways, along with another local pub, churches and many social clubs and activities which take place throughout the year. The larger towns of Tunbridge Wells and Eastbourne are both roughly 25/30 minutes drive. The nearest main line station is Stonegate (15 minutes) but there are others in the area on a different lines within 20/25 minutes drive.

Directions: Go to The Star Inn pub in Old Heathfield. Turn right just by the entrance and go down the driveway almost to the end. Turn left by a brick barn into the private drive to the house.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Property value data/graphs for TN21

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £827,253 £327 3.9 £625,320
Semi-detached £444,393 £295 3.0 £354,556
Terraced £400,470 £260 2.6 £354,436
Flats £269,399 £266 1.6 £162,152

Current asking prices in TN21

Average: £643,943
Avg. current asking prices in TN21
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £192,500
(2)
£357,108
(13)
£523,320
(45)
£853,513
(39)
£1,202,812
(16)
Flats £168,393
(14)
£216,429
(7)
£308,333
(3)
- -
All £171,406
(16)
£307,870
(20)
£509,883
(48)
£853,513
(39)
£1,202,812
(16)

Current asking rents in TN21

Average: £2,383 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TN21
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £1,200 pcm
(1)
- £1,699 pcm
(1)
£4,251 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £1,200 pcm
(1)
- - - -
All £1,200 pcm
(2)
- £1,699 pcm
(1)
£4,251 pcm
(1)
-

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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,963 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 89,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 2.0
Your payment £3,414 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £72/mo (£863/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £47 Electricity £69 Estimated energy cost £116/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 20200 kWh/year
Electricity: 5000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Wealden

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £306 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £19 Sewerage £36 Estimated water cost £55 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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