North Common Road, North Chailey, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8
£2,000,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
Tinkers is a stunning quintessential Sussex property set in the most stunning quiet and protected spot on Chailey Common with superb views to The South Downs.

Chailey Common is one of the largest heathland commons in the South of England, covering 450 acres and was designated as a Local Nature Reserve in 1966. It has also been made a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) for its heathland plants and diverse insect and bird communities. The common provides excellent walking trails and numerous bridle paths. For the equestrian minded Tinkers would work extremely well, with 5 acres, field shelter with its own gated access, superb hacking on the common and up to the South Downs.

Tinkers is an enchanting Grade II listed property that over time has been extended by the current owners. It has been a much loved family home for the last 50 years and with the perfectly flat lawn has been the host to many a wedding with marque. Full details of the layout of Tinkers can be found on the floorplan.

There are two entrances into Tinkers, the main front door and then a further front door for taking in dogs and such like. When entering through the front door you are greeted by a bright entrance hall with vaulted ceiling and stairs to the first floor. The downstairs consists of a sitting room, office or fifth bedroom with shower room next to it. A spectacular drawing room which is flooded with natural light by the generous amount of windows, a charming dining room with a very impressive inglenook fireplace and a playroom in the basement. The kitchen is perfectly formed with plenty of work and storage space an Aga and separate oven. The breakfast room is bathed in natural light and overlooks the stunning gardens.

The first floor has four bedrooms, the master suite is generous in size incredibly light and provides numerous views of the garden, with built in wardrobes and en suite bathroom. The other three bedrooms are served by a family bathroom.

Agents Note – A track leads to Tinkers and neighbouring property.

Outside

The gardens at Tinkers are divine. The formal gardens are flat, sheltered and private framed with views up to The South Downs, filled with mature trees and garden borders. There is a grass tennis court, double garage, large shed and summer house.

pSituation

Situated in the most stunning position on Chailey Common, Tinkers offers an enchanting position with views of the South Downs. Chailey Common is one of the largest heathland commons in the South of England, covering 450 acres and was designated as a Local Nature Reserve in 1966. It has also been made a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) for its heathland plants and diverse insect and bird communities.

North Chailey is midway between Haywards Heath and Uckfield, North Chailey is a charming village ideally located on the A272 providing fast access to surrounding villages. Within North Chailey there is a cricket club, tea shop, service station and farm shop. Further amenities can be found in Haywards Heath (6 miles) where there is a main line station offering fast and regular trains to Gatwick Airport, London Bridge and Victoria (approx. 45 minutes). The local area offers beautiful open countryside with many footpaths and bridle paths. Schooling for all ages is readily available in the surrounding area including an excellent local primary school and a wealth of private schools: Cumnor House, Great Walstead, Ardingly, Burgess Hill School for Girls, Hurstpierpoint College and Brighton College are just some.

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