- Detached chalet style bungalow
- 3/4 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Open plan living space
- Large living room
- Generous dining room
- Detached garage/office
- Off road parking
- Gardens on all sides
- Semi-rural position
- Gas central heating
- Double glazing
Occupying a generous plot with views of the Downs, this superb detached chalet style bungalow would make an ideal family home for those looking for the rural idyll, yet within just a short drive from Willingdon Village and Polegate High Street. The property was built to a very high standard by a local builder, and offers generously proportioned rooms and some unusual features sure to pique the interest of any buyer. There are three double bedrooms plus an attic room which will appeal to children, a fitted kitchen, utility room and large open plan living spaces. The gardens surround the property, and include a well stocked fishpond, mature shrubs and plants and a large vegetable garden. There is a spacious detached garage building comprising a double garage and further attic room arranged as a home office as well as additional storage. Double glazing with shaped frames, gas central heating and privately owned solar panels providing an income complete the picture. Call now to view on .Porch
An open covered porch with brick pillars provides weather cover to the front door.Hall
The timber double glazed front door opens to the hallway with fitted carpet, neutral décor, radiator and ceiling light. Door to double bedroom at the front of the house plus glazed door to the dining room and living areas.Living and dining room
The living and dining areas are open plan to each other forming a very generous 'U' shaped room, yet divided into two distinct areas.Living room
23' 7" x 19' 5" (7.19m x 5.92m) maximum. A spacious 'L' shaped room adjoins the dining area with sliding double glazed patio doors opening on to one of the decked areas and garden and a box bay and second double glazed window overlooking the front garden. Real wood French Oak floor, pale décor, central gas fire with catalytic converter, power sockets, telephone points, concealed sound system and three pendant lights.Dining room
23' 4" x 14' 6" (7.11m x 4.42m) Generous dining room adjoining the living room and incorporating the staircase to the first floor. Double glazed window plus sliding patio doors open to the opposite side of the house with a paved area providing room to sit and relax and raised terraced garden linking the front and back of the house. Fitted carpet, neutral décor with accents, two pendant ceiling lights, wall lights and power sockets. Thermostat, radiator and under stairs storage cupboard.Kitchen
12' 2" x 11' 7" (3.71m x 3.53m) A well equipped farmhouse style fitted kitchen with a range of matching wall and base units, tiled floor and part tiled walls with pale décor. Features include a stained glass effect cupboard, two integrated ovens with hob and electric extractor, plus an eye level integrated oven. Ceramic 1.5 bowl sink and drainer with period style mixer tap, integrated dishwasher, fridge and telephone point. Timber glazed back door and double glazed window overlooking the decked area with a raised terraced flower beds to the rear.Utility room
11' x 6' 10" (3.35m x 2.08m) 'L' shaped Utility room also incorporating the airing cupboard housing the hot water tank, shelving and full height storage. Tiled floor, part tiled walls with pale décor and accent colouring, timber glazed door to the side with double glazed window, space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer and tall fridge freezer. Matching wall and base units with work surfaces, radiator and power sockets. Wall mounted boiler and electric consumer unit.Shower room
7' 8" x 6' (2.34m x 1.83m) Full sized ground floor shower room with corner cubicle with central sliding doors and wall mounted mains Mira shower, pedestal sink, toilet, ladder style heated towel rail, obscured double glazed window to the side. Part tiled walls with muted décor, tiled floors and wall mounted bathroom cabinet with mirrored door. Shaver socket.Bedroom 1
13' 8" x 10' 4" (4.17m x 3.15m) into bay. Ground floor double bedroom at the front of the property with dual aspect double glazed windows with a box bay looking out over the front garden and standard window to the side. Wood effect laminate flooring, pale décor with dado rail, radiator, power sockets, telephone point and ceiling pendant light.Stairs to first floor
Half turn stairs with gallery style spindles and hand rails lead to the quarter landing where a full height door gives access to the attic bedroom. The stairs then continue to the main landing with spacious alcove and dormer window, carpet, neutral décor, beamed ceilings with pendant light, power sockets, radiator and built in double cupboard with deep storage space and sloping ceiling.Bedroom 1
22' 9" x 13' 5" (6.93m x 4.09m) Running the width of the house, the oversized master bedroom offers triple aspect double glazed windows overlooking either side of the house and gardens, plus an unusual over head window making the most of the views over The Downs to the rear. Two built in double wardrobes, fitted carpet, neutral décor, built in sink with vanity storage unit below, two ceiling pendant lights, shaped beamed ceiling and radiator. Power sockets and telephone point.Bedroom 2
22' 10" x 15' 2" (6.96m x 4.62m) into cubby. A uniquely shaped bedroom incorporating an en-suite shower room, double glazed window overlooking the garden, neutral décor, fitted carpet and a beamed ceiling forming a pyramid shaped 'cubby'. Door to en-suite.En-suite shower room
6' x 5' 3" (1.83m x 1.60m) Obscured double glazed window to the side, corner cubicle with central sliding doors and wall mounted electric shower, pedestal sink, toilet, ladder style heated towel rail. Part tiled walls with neutral décor.Attic Bedroom
Another unusual feature of the house is the attic bedroom/children's play room accessed from the half landing. A full height door opens to a few steps up into the room with ceiling light, Velux window and beamed sloping ceilings. The perfect spot for children to tuck themselves away in a den!Family bathroom
10' 4" x 6' 3" (3.15m x 1.91m) Maximum. Unusually large family bathroom with panelled bath, independent shower cubicle with wall mounted electric shower, pedestal sink and toilet. Subtle décor with part tiled walls, large Velux window, ceiling lights and ladder style heated towel railDetached double grage
Almost a separate annexe, the detached garage building houses not only a spacious double garage, but attic space currently used as a work space, and also a brick and timber built storage shed.
Garage - electric up and over garage door with space for two vehicles, light, power and storage cupboard. Door to the small hall with an external door and stairs to the attic area. The garage is also fitted with solar panels keeping the electricity costs low and providing a yearly income of approximately £600-£700.
Workspace/ office - 18' 9" x 11' 10" (5.72m x 3.61m) maximum. Currently arranged as a workspace this area offers full head height ceiling, power sockets, light, TV point independent phone line, storage cupboard, neutral décor and double glazed window overlooking the garden and house beyond.
Porch/hall - glazed timber front door with decorative stained glass insert and side light open to the small hall with light, door to the garage and stairs to the first floor attic space.
Brick & timber out building - Next to the garage is a brick built out building currently used as a storage shed. Adjoining the garage yet with separate access, power and light. Windows overlooking the garden boundary.Gardens
The mature gardens surround the property on all sides and can be accessed either from the front via shallow steps down, or from rear via a staircase from the detached garage building to the rear patio and decked area. To the front, the garden is mostly laid to lawn with flower beds, a well stocked pond, decked area accessed from the living room and rotary dryer. There is also an old wooden 'playhouse' now covered in beautiful roses which in itself, has become a feature. Beyond the main lawn in one direction is the spacious vegetable plot which produces masses of produce when the conditions are good. To the opposite side is a mature terraced garden with paved area to sit and enjoy the sun, and linking the front garden to the rear. The rear offers two distinct areas; a curved block paved area with raised brick flower borders and mature terraced gardens, and a paved barbecue patio with brick built inset barbecue with flint wall surround and decorative log storage area.