Old Popeswood • £1,000,000 – £1,100,000 • Buxted
Old Popeswood Cottage is a beautifully maintained detached period property understood to date back to the 14th century. The house has been refurbished and improved over recent years and has a wealth of period features. Old Popeswood Cottage is found down a private road in a sought after quiet, traffic free rural setting just outside the village of Buxted.
The sitting room with a large Inglenook fireplace leads through to the study, both of which form the oldest part of the property. The dining room leads onto the kitchen/breakfast/family room which spans the rear of the property with a Levick Jorgensen hand built kitchen, Miele induction hob and electric oven, Basalt worktops, a dining area with lantern roof and double doors, which then opens onto the rear terrace and gardens.
There is a rear hallway and cloakroom and a separate utility room. The master bedroom window overlooks the rear garden and has a built-in range of wardrobe cupboards and a separate dressing area with further built-in cupboards. The guest bedroom enjoys a double aspect and again has built-in wardrobe cupboards. There are two further bedrooms which interconnect and a further bath and shower room with a separate cloakroom.
Outside the detached building is timber frame and has a wood burning stove, oak flooring and a cloakroom with space for a shower. There is also a shed housing the boiler which has further utility space with light and plumbing for a washing machine and other garden sheds.
The gardens are beautifully landscaped and very private in this lovely quiet location with an attractive patio with brick pathways and lawn with rose borders and box hedging. A pathway leads down to the bottom of the garden with a wildlife pond and well stocked shrubs, bordered by mature hedges and willow fencing. This picture book property will make a perfect home for the lucky new owners.