Highly individual former inn


A highly individual and unusual four bedroom detached property dating back to the 7th century, and believed to have been a former coaching Inn in Little London, Heathfield, is on the market with a guide price of £410,000.

Private gardens to the side with garage and off road parking. Beautifully presented renovated accommodation with character features to include a brick vaulted cellar and sun balcony.

Recently re-fitted kitchen, dining room and two further reception rooms. Four double bedrooms, en suite bathroom, separate shower room. Private gardens to the side with garage and off road parking.

A semi rural location between the villages of Horam and Heathfield, the former providing amenities for day-to-day needs including post office, general store, butchers, doctors and veterinary surgeon.

The market town of Heathfield with its wider range of shops and amenities is a similar five mins by car. The area is well served with schooling for all age groups.

The spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells with its excellent shopping, leisure and grammar schools is about 16 miles, Eastbourne about 14 miles and the larger coastal towns of Brighton approximately 35 minutes’ drive. Fairview House is close to bluebell woods with various footpaths and bridleways accessed close to the house.

Front door to: large entrance porch/utility room with plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer and additional fridge/freezer. Travertine stone flooring.

Door to: kitchen - 12ft 5in by 10ft 11in (3.81m x 3.33m) approx. UVC double glazed window to garden with oak work surfaces and a range of oak wall and base units space for dishwasher. 1 1/2 bowl granite sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Stainless steel Zanussi range cooker, gas hobs with extractor hood over. Space for fridge/freezer. Recessed ceiling downlighters. Radiator, Travertine stone flooring.

Door to: dining room 14ft by 13ft 3in (4.29m x 4.06m) approx. Triple glazed one-way mirrored window to front. Solid oak flooring. Radiator. Stairs to first floor.

Folding double doors to: sitting room 14ft 1in by 13ft (4.31m x 3.98m) approx. Triple glazed one-way mirrored window to front. Multi-fuel stove incorporating stone hearth, timber mantle. Recessed shelving to chimney breast recesses. Solid oak flooring.

The property benefits from a driveway providing off-road parking and access to a garage with up and over door and containing power and light with an adjoining car port and chicken run. Gardens which are laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders and further fence enclosed area at the rear. Access at the rear down steps to brick vaulted wine cellar.

The gardens are surprisingly private and fence enclosed.

Foresters Estate Agents

(01435) 865477

(01435) 865616

17 High Street, Heathfield, East Sussex TN21 8LU