- Ref: KNB
- Substantial Country Residence dating back to the 14th century.
- 14 Acres - Equestrian with stables and barns.
- 11,320 sq.ft - Main House plus two seperate properties.
- Ashdown Forest location.
- Indoor Swimming Pool.
A unique and substantial country residence with origins dating back to the 14th century, providing accommodation of over 6,847 sq. ft, plus outbuildings (including barns and stables).
This beautiful family estate is situated in an idyllic hillside location on Ashdown Forest, nestled on the edge of Holly Bush Wood and the village of Nutley, with far reaching views of the Forest and South Downs and set in approx. The 14 acres is set out of formal gardens and equestrian paddocks, Pricketts Hatch was one of the original gates to the Ashdown Forest and believed to have been part of a Tudor hunting lodge of the then king Henry VIII.
The property comprises seven bedrooms, six bathrooms, kitchen, sauna and a large indoor swimming pool complex, full size snooker room, three receiption rooms plus two attached garages.
There is also a seperate self contained 4 bed, 4 bath detached 'Oast House of approx 1,500 sq ft available for rent (with a heavily discounted joint rent).
Pricketts Hatch is accessed via Nether Lane through wrought iron gates and down two gravel driveways, with garaging and parking facilities for the largest of parties, the estate provides well for both family and sporting life, with its formal lawns and extensive terracing it lends itself to recreation and alfresco entertainment for all ages.
Its fourteen acres of gardens & fields are bordered with chestnut post and rail fencing, neighbouring the forest & other agricultural land, making it Ideally suited for the equestrian and country pursuits enthusiast.
Nutley is a small and friendly village within the Ashdown Forest, residence enjoy a good selection of restaurants, pubs, sports & social clubs, schooling is well catered for with a fine selection of private and state schools within a three mile radius, including Cumnor House and Danehill primary. Ashdown Forest itself provides social and sporting activities, whilst Golf Clubs, Racecourses, Leisure & Health Clubs are all to be found within easy reach. The major towns of East Grinstead, Tunbridge Wells, Uckfield & Lewes all provide retail therapy and good rail links to London.
Please note that all figures/measurements provided under the heading Estate floor area at Pricketts Hatch are approximate, meaning that every care has been taken to provide accurate figures, but actual measurements may differ marginally.