A pretty Grade II listed Jacobean brick and flint detached cottage lying at the heart of this sought-after Downland village which has been adapted to suit modern living, whilst retaining many of its attractive original features.
Sitting within the Conservation Area, this chocolate box cottage is one of only 10 listed buildings in the Parish of Poynings. It is packed full of character and period charm with spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.
This exquisite property is arranged over three floors. The versatile accommodation comprises three bedrooms and three reception rooms, one of which enjoys a large inglenook fireplace and Morso log burner. Further accommodation includes a country style kitchen/breakfast room with Rayburn, utility room, cloakroom and family bathroom.
External accommodation includes an impressive, recently built, home office/garden room with development potential for additional guest accommodation above the garage (STTP). High speed, Super fast Broadband available at the property.
Poynings offers a widely acclaimed pub, award-winning farm shop, a pre-school and attractive 14th century church, around all of which much of village life is centered. The city of Brighton and Hove, with its many attractions, is just five miles distant although it feels like a world away.
Outside is a large gated driveway providing parking for numerous vehicles, leading to a two bay car-barn and recently built home office/garden room.
Wrapping around the cottage is a secluded, mature garden, of approaching half an acre with a large suntrap flagged terrace for alfresco dining with several other seating areas. Gently rolling lawn area with fruit trees and long Southerly Downland views. From the end of the garden a footpath straight on to the Downs, with terrain ideal for dog walking, running or cycling.
Poynings lies at the foot of the South Downs escarpment within the Sussex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within the designated South Downs National Park.
Agents Notes:- There is restrictive head height in certain places within the property.