- Central Village Location
- Elevated Far Reaching Views from Top Floors
- Flexible Accommodation
- Formerly a Commercial Live/Work Unit
- Four Storeys
- Grade II Listed
- Sitting Room & Kitchen
- Two Bedrooms
- Bathroom & Utility/Cloakroom
Situated in the heart of Mayfield High Street, this Grade II listed property offers four storey residential accommodation, yet was formerly a commercial live/work unit, and as such, provides a unique opportunity to develop to suit one’s needs (subject to any necessary planning consents). EPC Rating: C.
Lower Steps is an attractive, Grade II listed, terraced property and provides flexible accommodation arranged over four floors. The property was refurbished to include rewiring, a sprinkler system to all floors, new staircase and gas boiler around 15 years ago. There are attractive views to the rear towards Heathfield from both the first floor and top floor.
A front door leads into the ground floor reception area, forming a large open space with space for seating at the rear, glazed frontage, shelved recesses, stairs to the first floor, door to stairs leading to the lower floor.
The lower floor provides an office/store, with fitted shelves and a desk, heater and door to a very useful utility/cloakroom situated at the rear of the property with plumbing for washing machine, WC and basin, all using a pump and ventilation extractor.
The first floor landing provides access to the stairs leading to the top floor and door to the kitchen, comprising a range of gloss red cupboards, and matching gloss white cupboards, complete with a breakfast bar, work surfaces with integrated sink, cooker, oven and space for the fridge in the under-stairs recess, tiled splash backs and shelved recess. Window to front offering an attractive outlook over the High Street.
The bathroom is to the rear, and forms a good sized room comprising a panelled bath with overhead shower, basin, W.C., and boiler cupboard, window to rear with an attractive view.
The top floor provides a central landing, and access to two bedrooms. The first bedroom has a window to front with a high street vista. The second bedroom faces the rear, enjoying wonderful views to the Rother Valley.
The property is located on the High Street. Facilities in the village include a small supermarket with post office, butcher, baker, pharmacy, greengrocers and deli as well as GP surgery, dentist and hairdressers. There are also a couple of cafes and Period Inns, including the renowned Middle House Hotel.
There are pretty churches of various denominations, a flourishing primary school and the well-regarded Mayfield School secondary school. For more comprehensive facilities Tunbridge Wells is 9 miles to the north.
Railway stations can be found at Wadhurst (5 miles), Crowborough (6 miles), and Tunbridge Wells. These provide a fast and regular service to London Charing Cross, London Bridge and Canon Street. There is a regular bus service to Tunbridge Wells and Eastbourne. The area provides an excellent selection of both state and private schools.
Nearby leisure facilities include tennis, bowls, numerous golf clubs, sailing on Bewl Water and at the coast. The area is criss-crossed with many beautiful walks through the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The property enjoys all mains services connected with gas central heating, smoke alarms and an integrated sprinkler system. Council Tax Band: C