Station Road, Buxted, East Sussex

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
A most elegant 5/6 bedroom 2 bathroom detached Georgian home set behind a carriage driveway, occupying a stunning plot of 1/3 of an acre with a substantial 4 bay detached garage and a laundry room. Situated on the outskirts of this desirable village within walking distance of the mainline railway station and amenities.

Linden House is a magnificent and seldom found grade II listed country home which originally served as the Village post office and is believed to have been built in 1794 with later additions. It boasts a wealth of period features with most rooms having a period fireplace. The property has been much improved over the years by the current owners and is beautifully presented. The drawing room is a most distinguishing feature of the home with an impressive high ceiling continuing through to a sophisticated double aspect dining room. Within the grounds there is a brick-built outbuilding serving as a laundry room and WC which could easily be incorporated into the main dwelling to provide a large kitchen/dining/family room. The detached garage block extends to 1886 sq ft and has a large attic room the whole or in part could serve as a self-contained annex subject to necessary consent.

The accommodation of the home is arranged over 4 floors including the cellar and is entered via a reception hall with an attractive fireplace, a double aspect sitting room with a personal door opening to the rear garden. The kitchen is found off the reception hall where there is a second staircase rising to the first floor and concealed door with steps descending to the cellar. The kitchen is fitted with a range of matching units with glass display cabinets, high level double ovens and a ceramic gas and induction hob. The drawing room enjoys a double aspect with an impressive cornice ceiling and double doors flowing through to a dining room with a central fireplace.

The first floor provides a large landing and study area, there are 3 double bedrooms with the principle bedroom having an en-suite bathroom and a spacious nursery/dressing room with fitted wardrobes. The family bathroom comprises of a white suite with a partly panelled wall and a separate shower cubicle. The second floor provides 2 further double bedrooms.

Outside, the front of the property is approached via a gravel carriage driveway which has two sets of five bar gates, there is a striped lawn and central pond, setting it well back from the road. Tall timber gates give access to a substantial detached garage block with a tall clay pitched roof. The garage is made up of 4 large bays with one serving as a workshop. The attic space is vast and measures 47’1 x 19’8.

The rear garden has been beautifully landscaped, predominately laid to level lawn and flanked by well stocked flower and shrub beds with an attractive wall to one side. A brick paved seating terrace adjoins the rear of the property with a brick outbuilding currently serving as a laundry room with a separate WC. The whole enjoying a good degree of seclusion in about 1/3 of an acre.

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