17th century property


Rosings, Ripe, £675,000

Rosings is a charming, character property believed to date back to the 17th century with an abundance of charm being situated in a beautiful position with stunning views just a few minutes’ walking distance of the heart of the village.

This truly delightful property has in our opinion lots to offer and as the property is not listed there is potential for extension some of which would come under ‘permitted development’(tbv). Offering a wonderful position and a delightful garden approximately 0.75 (tbv) with amazing views over surrounding countryside.

The modern country style kitchen is well fitted, there is also a cellar good for ‘wine storage’ a separate utility and cloakroom.

The dining room has French doors leading out to the garden with stunning views.

The 25ft living room with its double aspect and feature inglenook fireplace offers a warm and inviting room both for a ‘cosy evening’ or entertaining.

There is also a family/study room to the rear with a bedroom and en-suite shower room.

There is a further bedroom with mezzanine floor excellent for storage. These downstairs bedrooms offer excellent versatility.

The main bedroom is on the first floor with its own en-suite bathroom and private staircase, there is a further staircase that leads up to bedroom 2.

The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a pond to the rear of the property. There are several mature trees and some fruit trees with a greenhouse and a detached garage with plenty of off road parking.

Rosings is located just off the main high street of this favoured and picturesque village of Ripe which is surrounded by open countryside and within a conservation area. The South Downs National Park with its beautiful walks and bridle paths is approx half a mile away.

Charleston House and Glyndebourne Opera House are both nearby.

Ripe provides local amenities which include a village shop with post office and delicatessen, public house, nursery, village hall and church.

Also within easy reach are both public and private schools which include Laughton Primary School, Ringmer Academy & 6th Form, Lewes Old Grammar School, Eastbourne College, Brighton College and St Bedes in Upper Dicker.

The historical county town of Lewes with its mainline station (65mins London Victoria) has an extensive array of bespoke shops, supermarkets and leisure centre is about eight miles away.

Brighton and Eastbourne lie approximately 15 miles away offering comprehensive shopping and leisure facilities.

Glyndebourne Opera House is also about six miles distant and Charleston House is some three miles away.

n For details contact Winkworth, 23 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2LU

Tel: 01273 471 471