- A charming Grade II listed Period cottage
- Exposed timbers and stonework
- Impressive Inglenook fireplace
- Pretty courtyard garden with two brick built outbuildings
- Within easy walking distance to village amenities
- Mainline railway station approx. one mile away
- NO ONWARD CHAIN
- VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
A charming and beautifully presented Grade II listed cottage comprising three bedrooms, sitting room with impressive Inglenook fireplace, country style kitchen, family bathroom, pretty gardens, two outbuildings and all within walking distance to village amenities, schools and mainline railway station. EPC Rating: N/A.
2 Gloucester Cottages is a delightful Grade II listed terraced cottage with beautifully presented accommodation arranged over three floors, offering plentiful period charm and character, including Inglenook fireplace, latched doors, exposed beams/stonework, attractive country garden to the front and a large private courtyard garden to the rear with two brick built outbuildings. The property also benefits from secondary double glazing in the sitting room and main bedroom.
Approaching the property, gated access with pathway leads to front door, inside the entrance hall has a further door through to a stunning living room with exposed timbers and a fabulous Inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, brick surround and hearth, built in shelving display cabinet, window to front and door to kitchen.
The quaint and characterful country style kitchen includes exposed timbers and stonework with an alcove utility area with shelving plus space for washing machine and tumble drier. There is also an array of wall and base units, a sink/drainer with mixer tap over, worktops, space for upright fridge freezer, terracotta style floor tiling and door and window to pretty courtyard garden.
Staircase from the kitchen to first floor landing with doors to three bedrooms (one of which is the attic room with a separate staircase with built in wardrobes/storage below) and a family bathroom.
Bedroom one is an exceptional bright and spacious double with a large three pane window to the front and consists of a decorative fireplace, exposed timbers, built in wardrobe and wood flooring.
Bedroom two, on the second floor, is a lovely feature room with exposed timbers, wood flooring, shelving and window to front. Bedroom three is a single or could be used as a study with window to rear and wood flooring.
The family bathroom another bright room, comprises panelled bath with shower attachment over, hand wash basin, WC, wood flooring and window to rear.
Outside, the front hedge enclosed garden is mainly laid to lawn with an ornate terraced feature incorporating pretty flower borders and a selection of shrubs and trees. The private wall/fence enclosed rear courtyard garden is a good size and includes attractive flower beds, two brick built outbuildings and ample space for outdoor garden furniture, a perfect place to entertain family and friends.
The property is in the popular Sparrows Green area close to the High Street. Wadhurst is an attractive and characterful village with a predominantly period High Street, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty that has much to offer.
Wadhurst has churches of various denominations and a strong community. There are many social choices ranging from Period Inns, Gastro Pubs, Restaurants, Cafes, an Art Gallery and many Societies and Clubs.
For shopping there are two supermarkets selling local produce, a Post Office, a family-run butchers shop, chemist, delicatessen, hairdressers, florist, ladies outfitters, excellent library and book shop. Wadhurst benefits from a local doctors group practice, dentist and veterinary practice.
There is an excellent choice of education and care from nurseries and primary schools through to community college and secondary schools for both boys and girls in the private and state sector.
Local leisure facilities include floodlit tennis courts, a childrens playground and a community sports centre.
There are beautiful walks on the numerous footpaths and bridleways that criss-cross the area. Scotney Castle and Bedgebury Pinetum are nearby as is Bewl Water which offers sailing and other outdoor pursuits.
Approximately six miles North of Wadhurst is the lovely Spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells, with its fabulous shopping and beautiful Regency style paved Pantiles area, theatres and other leisure facilities. This town also has very high achieving grammar schools.
Railway stations can be found at Wadhurst (1.1 miles) and Tunbridge Wells (7 miles). These provide a fast service to London Charing Cross, London Bridge and Cannon Street. Also, a frequent bus service operates to Tunbridge Wells.
Council Tax Band: C.
All mains services connected.