Sheffield Park House
324.97 sq m
Guide price £725,000(€821,914)

Sheffield Park HouseSheffield Park, East Sussex, TN22 3QZ

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in November 2019
  • Beautiful period details including ornate brass fingerplates and an art nouveau chandelier.
  • Wonderful parkland communal grounds and south facing private terrace.
  • Less than seven miles (approx.) from Haywards Heath station.
  • Gated residential community with allocated parking and garage.

Impressive 2/3 bedroom ground floor apartment in a landmark Grade I listed Country House

About this property

  • This superb and spacious two/three bedroom apartment is situated on the ground floor of Grade I listed Sheffield Park House, an historic house with medieval origins forming part of a secure gated community in an exceptional countryside setting.

    The property has many stunning period features including high ceilings and art deco style doors and architraves in the formal reception rooms, decorative coving and plasterwork and beautiful sash windows in some rooms.

    The magnificent 34 ft drawing room is complemented by a good sized morning room, which has access to a south-facing private terrace giving superb views across the communal grounds to the lake. The kitchen has an adjoining dining area; there is a useful utility/ boiler room.

    The master bedroom has an excellent range of built in cupboards and an en suite bathroom; a guest bedroom, study/bedroom three, family shower room and cloakroom complete the accommodation. Please refer to the floorplans for the full extent and layout of the property.

    In addition to the private terrace are the enclosed communal grounds, which extend to about 39 acres including tennis courts, shared gardens and parkland. Parking and storage is provided by a garage (en bloc), an allocated parking space, and a basement store.

    Photographs taken: January 2019

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This is a splendid opportunity to put your own stamp on a piece of England's history.

Mark TaylorProperty agent

Local information

  • Sheffield Park House is situated in the heart of Sussex, close to Ashdown Forest and adjacent to Sheffield Park & Garden, created by Capability Brown and now a National Trust property.
  • The picturesque village of Fletching lies to two miles to the east, home to the award winning Griffin pub and providing for day to day needs.
  • Outdoor pursuits include golf and walking; there is a superb cultural scene, with world-class opera at Glyndebourne, and the annual Brighton Festival presenting a huge programme of theatre, dance, classical music and literary events.
  • Comprehensive shopping and leisure facilities are available at Haywards Heath (6.6 miles), Lewes (10 miles) and Tunbridge Wells (18 miles).
  • Mainline rail services: Haywards Heath, London Bridge/Victoria from 42 minutes.
  • Gatwick airport 18 miles.
  • Schools: There are number of highly regarded state and independent schools in the area, including Ardingly College, Cumnor House, Great Walstead School, Fletching primary school and Danehill primary school.
  • All distances are approximate.

Additional information

  • Services Electric central heating (night storage), mains water and electricity, private drainage.
  • Outgoings Wealden District Council, 01892 653311. Council tax band G. 2019 estimated annual service charge c.£10,500.
  • Directions: From the A272 south, at North Chailey take the A275 north for about 2.5 miles; pass the turning leading to Sheffield Park & Gardens and take the second right through the pillars, signposted Sheffield Park House.
  • EPC Exempt