Walcot, in Alfriston, lies in an elevated position, at the end of a private lane, within 350 yards of the High Street.
Alfriston is a picturesque and historic downland village which lies within the newly designated South Downs National Park, providing wonderful opportunities for walking and recreation.
The village offers a good range of shops and facilities for everyday needs including a post office/general store, primary school, church, and a number of restaurants and pubs.
Eastbourne is about 9 miles to the south east, while Lewes is about 10 miles, with a mainline train station (Victoria/London Bridge about 64 minutes). The A27 lies to the north of Alfriston, providing fast access to the A23/M23 and Gatwick airport.
Walcot has recently been extensively renovated and enlarged by the present owners. Internally, the house is beautifully and stylishly presented and provides flexible accommodation arranged over two floors. The property has excellent natural light, as all the principal rooms are south
facing, and there are some wonderful far reaching views towards the South Downs.
Features of note include marble flooring in the entrance hall.
From the entrance hall glazed double doors lead to the large kitchen/breakfast room, which has a generous range of cream fronted units with granite work surfaces, and there are glazed
doors which give access to the garden. The sitting room is approached from the entrance hall through a set of double doors, there are wide full height windows, inset with double doors, which over look and give access to the garden. There is also an attractive fireplace.
Other features include well-appointed bathrooms and the principal bedroom has a Juliet balcony from which there are wonderful views to the South Downs.
The family room/bedroom 4, together with the spacious bathroom on the ground floor, add versatility to the accommodation.
The property is approached from the private lane through two brick piers, from which the driveway leads to a wide paved parking area adjacent to the house. The garden, which is a
good size for a village house, lies to the south of the property.
Partly encircled by a flint wall, the garden has a good degree of privacy and is predominantly laid to lawn and interspersed with trees and shrubs. From the garden there are some wonderful far reaching views to the South Downs. In all about 0.5 acre.
Guide price is £630,000
For further information, call Strutt & Parker at 01273 475 411 (201 High Street, Lewes BN7 2NR); email firstname.lastname@example.org; www.struttandparker.com