4 Bedroom, House | Sloe Lane, Alfriston

One of the finest detached period houses and loveliest of gardens in the enchanting downland village of Alfriston.

Substantially and tastefully restored during recent years the classically proportioned accommodation and the fine south facing elevation highlights the property's Georgian character. The house is listed Grade II and most of the principal rooms command views over the beautifully landscaped and extensively lawned gardens and secure an unusually large degree of natural light for a period property. Only an internal inspection will convey the exceptionally high merit and elegance of this very special property.

Key Features

  • 4 Bedrooms

Property Description

  • Sitting Room: 8.13m x 4.42m (26'8" x 14'6")This L shaped room is formed by 2 reception areas and secures a fine double garden aspect, open fireplace with marble hearth, 2 radiators, colonial style shutters to the southerly window and double glazed casement doors give access to the
  • Double Glazed Conservatory: 3.66m x 3.43m (12'0" x 11'3")with lovely garden aspect, tiled floor, radiator, 3 corner flower beds, casement doors give access to the garden.
  • Dining Room: 3.80m x 3.60m (12'6" x 11'10")with southerly garden aspect from window with colonial style shutters, radiator.
  • Luxuriously refurbished L shaped Kitchen: 4.75m x 4.10m (15'7" x 13'5")recently equipped with extensive range of working surfaces with soft closing drawers and cupboards below with 2 corner carousel cupboards and matching range of wall cabinets over, inset large sink unit with Quooker mixer tap providing instant hot water, integrated appliances include a pair of Neff ovens with warming drawer, Neff 4 ring induction hob with filter hood over, Neff dishwashing machine and clothes washing machine, eye level refrigerator with freezer unit below, large storage cupboard, door to the staircase which descends to the cellars below.
  • Rear Hallwith tiled floor, radiator, window with colonial style shutter and door to entrance drive.
  • Cloakroomwith low level wc, wash basin, tiled floor, window.
  • -A staircase descends to the cellars below which comprise two very useful storage areas each with good head height and a radiator and one with a skylight.
  • -The staircase rises from the entrance hall to the First Floor Landing with radiator.
  • Master Bedroom suite comprising Bedroom 1: 4.65m x 3.96m (15'3" x 13')into the recesses flanking the chimney breast, southerly garden aspect from the colonial style shuttered window, radiator and opening into
  • Dressing Room: 3.48m x 2.40m (11'5" x 7'10")including the depth of the range of floor to ceiling wardrobe cupboards and excluding the depth of the deeper walk in wardrobe/storage cupboard, radiator, window with colonial style shutters, door to
  • Spacious refitted Bathroomwith white suite comprising bath with mixer tap and hand shower attachment, wash basin and low level wc, heated towel rail, tiled floor and walls, window with colonial style shutters.
  • Bedroom 2: 4.27m x 3.12m (14'0" x 10'3")with fitted wardrobe cupboard and fine garden aspect from the colonial style shuttered window.
  • Bedroom 3: 4.04m x 3.35m (13'3" x 11')with southerly garden aspect from the colonial style shuttered windows, radiator, fitted wardrobe cupboard and deep recess.
  • Family Shower Roomrefurbished with large shower unit with rain shower, washbasin, low level wc, heated towel rail, cupboard housing wall mounted Vailent gas fired boiler, shuttered window, tiled floor and walls.
  • -A staircase rises from the landing to the Second Floor Landing with access to loft space.
  • Spacious 5th Bedroom: 8.84m x 3.28m (29'0" x 10'9")approximate maximum measurements of the floor space which is reduced due to sloping ceilings and previously comprised two bedrooms, 2 radiators and pair of windows with colonial style shutters and commanding fine southerly views.
  • OutsideA fine feature of the property is its glorious garden setting. Beautifully landscaped with lawns flanked by finely stocked flower beds which contain a variety of shrubs and ornamental trees. The garden extends to about 0.25 acre and secures an unusually good degree of privacy. The south westerly elevation affords a good level of sunshine through the day. The many specimen shrubs and trees include an ancient yew tree, a fine copper beech, magnolia and wisteria. A variety of seating areas afford a lovely aspect over the charming gardens.
  • Double length Garage: 8.84m x 3.40m (29'0" x 11'2")converted from an earlier building with a tiled roof and folding doors, power and light points.
We have not carried out a structural survey nor checked boundaries or tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and cannot guarantee that they are in working order or fit for their purpose. All photographs, measurements, floor plans and distances referred to are given as an approximate guide only and should not be relied upon. Measurements indicate the approximate maximum dimensions of any room and can include window bays, wardrobe cupboards and recesses. We have not checked the legal documents to verify the freehold/leasehold status of the property and we give no warranty in respect of covenant, lease details or outgoings.