Thoroughly modernised and updated by an architect, this unique property enjoys completely open plan living with bi-fold doors across the entire width of the rear balcony maximising the light and superb views. Three double bedrooms, two en-suite shower rooms and a family bathroom complete the picture together with landscaped gardens and energy efficient photovoltaic panels.
The property is located in a close within Flimwell. The A21 a short distance away gives easy access to the M25/M20 motorways and the coast at Hastings. The nearest train stations are at Etchingham, Stonegate and Wadhurst, all within five miles, with services to London.
Flimwell is located between the village of Ticehurst and the small town of Hawkhurst. Both have an array of shopping facilities and amenities including a private cinema, supermarkets, gastropubs and cafes. There are primary schools in Ticehurst, Stonegate and Etchingham, Bricklehurst Manor in Stonegate, St Ronans in Hawkhurst and Uplands Community College in Wadhurst. Churches can be found for most denominations.
Flimwell is surrounded by wonderful countryside with many footpaths nearby including ones to Bewl Water, which offers inland water sports, fishing, cycling, walking and riding. Bedgebury Forest is within easy walking/driving distance and the renowned 'Go Ape' tree top challenge.
Local golf courses can be found at Dale Hill, Lamberhurst and Hawkhurst. The historic towns of Battle, Rye and Camber are all within 45 minutes drive. DESCRIPTION
3 Fruit Fields is a truly stunning house. Significantly altered by the former architect owner, the property was modified inside and out, with crisp render and timber clad external walls, new layout, floor to ceiling bifold doors, under floor heating, upgraded electrics and LED lighting.
The living accommodation is all on the upper floor, accessed via the driveway and front path. The modern front door leads into a bright white hallway with part tiled/wood floor, storage cupboard housing the boiler and a door to the cloakroom, comprising WC, basin, tiled floor and window to side.
A door from the hall leads into a wonderful open plan, minimalist living/dining room and kitchen with bifold doors to the front and rear. The floor enjoys underfloor heating with a mix of tiled and engineered dark bamboo covering. The rear doors lead on to a balcony which overlooks the garden, fields and woods beyond. The current owners have installed a contemporary wood-burner.
The stunning kitchen is fitted with gleaming white gloss units, a central island with red gloss drawers, and a matching red glass splashback. There is an integrated fridge/freezer with ice machine, double oven including warming drawer, induction hob and dishwasher.
Stairs lead down from the entrance hall to the lower landing, with glass balustrade and a window to the side. On this level is a utility/store room, with access to understairs storage, sink with drainer, space for washing machine and tumble dryer.
The lower floor also has three double bedrooms and three bath/shower rooms, two of which are ensuite. All have bi-fold doors to the rear garden. The master bedroom has white gloss freestanding wardrobes, door to ensuite shower room with walk-in shower, WC, basin, tiled floor with underfloor heating, tiled walls and heated towel rail, window to side.
Bedroom two includes white gloss freestanding wardrobes, and bedroom three has the second ensuite, with corner shower cubicle, WC, basin, heated tiled floor, tiled walls, towel rail and window to the side. The family bathroom includes a fitted bath, WC and basin, towel rail, tiled walls and floor. OUTSIDE
The front garden is mainly laid to gravel, with a Mediterranean garden including succulents, fig tree and olive trees. There is a panelled bin store and side gate to wrought iron stairs to the rear garden, with storage area beneath. The back garden is a delight, skilfully landscaped and planted with several specimen plants and shrubs, with a new shed, fencing and logstore.