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£970,000 O.I.E.O

4 Bedroom Cottage

High Hurstwood, Uckfield

Key Features

  • situated in area of natural beauty
  • good size gardens
  • scope for extending further
  • separate self contained annexe
  • parking for several cars

Property Description

Pheasants cottage is a charming 4 bedroom property set in a area of natural beauty. The main building dates back to 1690 and features stunning wood beams and period features from this era. The cottage has been extended by the current owners and has been lovingly done in keeping with the age of the cottage. There is also the opportunity to extend further with planning permission already in place.  


LIVING ROOM 19' 2" x 12' 7" (5.862m x 3.859m) This room has a solid wood floor exposed wood beams and a wonderful log burner. The living room benefits from plenty of natural light through the triple aspect windows. 

DINING ROOM 11' 10" x 8' 8" (3.63m x 2.661m) The dining room adjoins the living room and kitchen and has access through the double patio doors to the beautiful gardens making it a focal point of the house.  

KITCHEN 13' 0" x 11' 3" (3.983m x 3.445m) A light and spacious kitchen with eye and base units complimented with granite worktops and a central breakfast bar. The floor has been tiled throughout and a large rangemaster electric cooker with extractor fan adds to this wonderful kitchen. 

UTILITY ROOM 15' 3" x 8' 8" (4.66m x 2.645m) A large utility room with its own sink and room for various appliances and additional storage space in the same style as the kitchen. This room also has access to the front and rear gardens 

BATHROOM 7' 5" x 5' 5" (2.282m x 1.675m) Bathroom with free standing bath that becomes a feature of the room standing on a grey tiled floor. The bathroom also benefits from WC and wash basin 

OFFICE 6' 10" x 5' 9" (2.098m x 1.754m) This room overlooks the rear garden and is currently used as an office. 

ANNEXE The annexe is joined to the main house but provides separate living if required with its own kitchen, living room, bedroom with en suite and downstairs toilet as well as a separate entrance to the side of the house 

ANNEXE KITCHEN 13' 4" x 9' 1" (4.065m x 2.785m) The kitchen is a lovely bright room with plenty of natural light provided by the triple aspect windows that overlook the rear gardens and uninterrupted views of the countryside. A built-in oven with separate hob and plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine make this room completely self-contained. 

ANNEXE LIVING ROOM 14' 2" x 10' 2" (4.332m x 3.108m) An open plan living room leading directly to the kitchen. It has a separate access to the outside of the house but also is joined directly to the main house. A spiral staircase at the rear leads to the upstairs bedroom. 

ANNEXE WC 5' 1" x 3' 5" (1.55m x 1.055m) Downstairs WC with was basin 

ANNEXE BEDROOM 19' 1" x 11' 2" (5.838m x 3.410m) A large double bedroom with windows to the front and rear of the property providing wonderful views of the countryside.  

ANNEXE EN SUITE 11' 1" x 5' 11" (3.38m x 1.808m) A modern large ensuite bathroom with extended shower and a large storage area. 

BEDROOM ONE 11' 3" x 9' 8" (3.435m x 2.952m) A large double bedroom with triple aspect views to the front, side and rear of the property. Being set in an area of natural beauty this room provides a stunning panorama for miles around. 

EN SUITE A modern shower room with floor tiles and WC 

BEDROOM TWO 11' 3" x 7' 2" (3.454m x 2.189m) A single bedroom overlooking the front gardens. 

BEDROOM THREE 13' 0" x 11' 8" (3.973m x 3.557m) A large double bedroom with space to add either freestanding or built in wardrobes. Plenty of light is provided by the twin aspect windows. 

SUMMER HOUSE Large Summer house situated at the bottom of the garden. The summer house has electric supply and is double glazed. This could be utilized as a office, shed or summer house. 

OUTDSIDE At the front of the property there is sufficient parking for several cars. The rest of the property is a surrounded by delightful gardens with lawns, flower beds, paved seating areas and pond. There is a hot tub in-situ (which will be staying with the property). The rear garden boasts wonderful views over the countryside. 

Pheasants cottage is nestled in the picturesque Sussex countryside in a designated area of natural beauty in the hamlet of High Hurstwood. High Hurstwood is a small village with historic church and numerous listed Elizabethan houses. Despite only having a small population it boasts a large village hall, playing fields, primary school and I independently owned pub "The Hurstwood" which is only a short walk from Pheasants Cottage. Close by is the town of Uckfield which offers a wide range of shopping facilities including boutique shops, coffee bars as well as two supermarkets. The area boasts excellent sporting facilities including a leisure centre with pool, tennis courts, football pitches and a cricket club. After exploring the shops why not pay a visit to the cinema which was established in 1916 and is one of the oldest in the country, it now shows all the latest blockbusters while retaining its historic charm. Nearby are several local pubs and Restaurants where you can enjoy a pint of Harveys brewed only a few miles away in the historic town of Lewes.
Just outside of Uckfield is access to the wonderful Ashdown Forest park boasting over 6500 acres of natural beauty and the South Downs National Park where you can walk and ride enjoying the spectacular views of both these areas.
The area is served by a main line station offering services to London Bridge in just over 60 minutes and has a good road infrastructure providing fast access to Lewes, Eastbourne, Brighton and Gatwick Airport.  

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