Fine & Country are proud to bring to the market for the first time this truly stunning five-bedroom family home set within five acres of grounds in an elevated position with breath-taking views of the Sussex countryside and the sea beyond. This magnificent country residence was newly built 15 years ago in the 16th Century style and boasts a heated swimming pool, extensive outbuildings including guest annex accommodation and excellent specification equestrian facilities and is found in an enviable position in the sought-after village of Pett.
Located in a private and secluded position, the property is a truly beautiful family home which offers approximately 5000 square feet of exceptionally light and well-designed internal living space and an additional 4452 square feet of outbuildings. Outbuildings include a beautifully presented detached 16th Century style cottage and a triple heritage style garage complex with further guest flat above. Equestrian facilities include an all-weather menage and seven stables and tack room with potential groom accommodation (STPP).
The property is presented to the market in immaculate condition and benefits from a high specification build quality throughout resulting in a low energy use/eco efficient country home, ideal for a large family, but with the style and elegance of a 16th Century house with features including high French oak beamed ceilings and an abundance of light throughout.
The main house is set over three floors and consists of, on the ground floor, an open plan kitchen/breakfast room, dining room, living room, family room, entrance hall, main hall, shower room and study/bedroom. On the first floor you find three double bedrooms, three ensuite bathrooms, two dressing rooms and a laundry room. On the second floor the property hosts two further double bedrooms, two ensuite bathrooms and a dressing room.
The property is approached via twin metal electric gates flanked with brick and tile pillars and a long private drive that leads to a large gravel parking area to the front of the house with ample parking for several cars. On entering the stunning main reception hall from outside via a solid oak front door you are greeted by a number of impressive features including limestone paved floors with underfloor heating, LED lights, fine mist ceiling fire protection system point, a stunning French oak beamed ceiling and oak and glazed double doors leading to the main hall.
In the main hall you find high ceilings with French oak beams, LED lights, antique styled radiators, fine mist ceiling fire protection system point and oak double-glazed doors leading to a sun terrace and the outdoor heated swimming pool. Doors also lead off from the main hall to the study, shower room, sitting room, family room and the beautifully appointed kitchen.
The study is found complete with a bespoke hand-crafted wooden desk, storage and work areas and light oak flooring, fine mist ceiling fire protection system point and dual aspect windows. The downstairs shower room features a travertine tiled floor, under floor heating, radiator and tiled walls, bespoke designed towel storage areas, shower, wall mounted ceramic wash basin, fine mist ceiling fire protection system point and tall French oak beamed ceiling.
The double aspect family room offers exceptionally beautiful views across the rear landscaped garden, the surrounding Sussex countryside and the sea beyond. Features include oak wood flooring, French oak beam ceiling and French doors leading to the York stone paved terrace and swimming pool area.
The triple aspect sitting room is an exceptionally large 16'4 x 24' space with high ceilings featuring French oak beams, fine mist ceiling fire protection system point and an inglenook fireplace with modern wood burner with York stone hearth. This beautiful room is carpeted and incorporates an entrance leading into the adjacent dining room and boasts the stunning views to the rear of the property and French doors leading into the garden.
The double aspect dining room features oak wood flooring, a French oak beamed ceiling, fine mist ceiling fire protection system point, breath taking views and doors leading into the adjacent kitchen.
The beautifully appointed kitchen is of excellent proportions measuring 21'4 x 18'8 and features bespoke oak wall and floor cabinets, underfloor heating, granite work surfaces, central kitchen island, high specification integrated appliances and electric/gas AGA, twin ceramic sinks with mixer tap and waste disposal system, fine mist ceiling fire protection system point, French oak beamed ceiling and an oak stable door leading to the side garden.
On the first and second floors, which also feature the fine mist ceiling fire protection system points and oak beamed ceilings, you find five beautifully appointed double bedrooms, all of which feature ensuite bathrooms with fixtures and fittings of an excellent specification throughout. The views from the first and second floors are perhaps unrivalled in Sussex with unspoilt panoramic views over the landscaped garden, the beautiful Sussex countryside and the sea beyond. The principal bedroom is truly exceptional with French doors leading to a balcony in which to enjoy the view in all its magnificence. An exceptionally large ensuite bathroom measuring 13'9 x 13'8 incorporates marble and travertine surfaces with underfloor heating, open plan wet room shower areas and a feature oval free standing bath which compromise just some of the stunning features that comprise this luxury bathroom befitting of a house of this specification. Three of the five bedrooms feature large walk in dressing areas and the first floor also boasts a laundry room with integrated washing machine, integrated dryer, sink and units with an oak work top.
Outside, the property features a large heated swimming pool, a detached heritage style office space, a triple heritage style garage with further guest accommodations above, a detached single storey double garage and plant room, a large seven stable complex with potential groom accommodation (STPP), an all-weather menage and approximately 3.5 acres of paddocks in addition to the 1.5 acres of landscaped garden.
The equestrian facilities are a wonderful feature of the property and are of an excellent specification throughout incorporating, in an L-shaped formation, seven stables with concrete foundations with external lights, power and water and an additional tack room, washing down area, cloakroom and large storage area.
The landscaped gardens at the property are mainly laid to lawn with York stone paved terraces leading onto grazing paddocks.
The property sits in secluded rural position in the sought-after village of Pett in the county of Sussex, five miles north east of Hastings in the Rother district. A wonderful area, the property is only 15 minutes' drive to the nearby town of Hastings, with its mainline station and direct links to London....Read full description