The Stables is a former Victorian Coach House and stable block, converted to form an attractive, character townhouse in the larger portion of the building.
The house also is completely double glazed with multi-paned windows and has a good sized rear garden, with area of raised decking immediately behind the house and a large timber workshop and a functioning office.
There is ample off road parking, and from the garden, there is a lovely view of the Rother Valley.
The property enjoys beautiful and immaculately presented accommodation arranged over three floors. One enters via the enclosed and gated coach house recess, with the front door into a hallway, with panelled under stairs cupboards and door to a utility room with a range of units, sink and space for appliances, window to front and door to a cloakroom with a WC.
The ground floor then comprises a good sized open plan kitchen/breakfast/family room with two windows to front and window to rear, a range of cream cupboards and drawers, granite effect worktops, ceramic one and a half bowl sink with drainer, space for range style cooker, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
The formal living and/or dining room is on the first floor with an open fireplace with Limestone surround and hearth and two windows to front and French doors to the spacious rear balcony providing direct access to the garden.
The first floor also comprises a master bedroom with built-in wardrobes, two windows to front and a beautiful en-suite shower room with WC, basin, tiled floor, part tiled walls and window to front. There is also the stunning family bathroom comprising a separate shower, roll-top bath, WC and basin, tiled walls and floor, towel rail and window to rear.
The second floor comprises two further bedrooms, both with velux windows to front, and dormer windows to rear, access to eaves storage cupboards and a cloakroom.
The property also enjoys planning consents to extend and convert the ground floor external store at the rear of the property in to a spacious dining room and add a first floor balcony off the living room that would also provide access to the rear garden and a fourth bedroom at the first floor level. It is noted that the third bedroom has already been enlarged by creating a dormer window to the rear. (Refs: WD/2013/2415/F).
Outside, the property has the benefit of part covered, cobbled off road parking for two vehicles and a further two off road parking spaces to the front.
The rear garden is beautifully landscaped, with central lawn, stunning flower bed borders, fruit trees, box-hedged rose beds and edging to the path leading to an area of decking with timber pergola and timber clad WORKSHOP AND OFFICE, with external measurements of 6m x 4m. It is divided into two areas, the Office enjoying full insulation, double glazed window to enjoy the view, cat5 wiring, two telephone lines, router connection and alarm. The workshop is part insulated and houses units with a workbench and electrical consumer unit, fed from the house.
The property is situated just a few hundred meters from the 16th Century beauty of Mayfield High Street. Facilities in the village include a small supermarket with post office, butcher, baker, pharmacy, florist, 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.