Savills | King's Bank Lane, Beckley, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 6RU | Properties for sale
21.80 Ac(8.82 Ha)
Guide price £2,500,000

King's Bank LaneBeckley, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 6RU

  • Recently sold
  • Freehold

Key features

  • Sold in February 2021
  • About 21.8 acres of gardens, orchard, paddock and woodland
  • 4 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Indoor swimming pool, all weather tennis court

An handsome, unlisted country house set in glorious grounds and farmland backing on to Forestry Commission Woodland

About this property

  • Built in about 1906 and unlisted, with planning consent for creation of a two storey west wing (now lapsed).

    Recently modernised and beautifully light double aspect interior providing an outstanding Mark Wilkinson kitchen and dining area.

    All bathrooms in the main house have under floor heating, bespoke shower enclosures, Samuel Heath fittings, and Artisans limestone or marble tiling.

    Versatile further accommodation adjoining main house with two bedrooms for family or guests.

    Beautiful mature gardens surrounding the property, protected by further pasture and woodland.

    Truly peaceful with the land to the east adjoining miles of Forestry Commission woodland.

    Modern indoor pool complex, housed within a Sussex style barn with adjacent all-weather tennis court.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Local information

  • King's Bank House is located in a rural position, surrounded by countryside. Only a short distance from Beckley village and within a few miles from the attractive and historic Cinque Port of Rye with its golf and tennis clubs.
  • Mainline stations can be found at Robertsbridge (10.7 miles) with a service into London (Cannon Street, London Bridge and Charing Cross from 76 mins), Rye (6.4 miles) with its link to Ashford International (21.3 miles) with services to London St Pancras in 37 minutes.
  • Local village shops, cafe and doctor's surgery can be found in the neighbouring village of Northiam whilst more comprehensive shopping can be found in Peasmarsh (2.4 miles), Tenterden (10.1 miles) or Hastings (11.4 miles).
  • There are excellent schools for all ages in both the private and state sectors, including Vinehall, Claremont, Benenden School, Marlborough House and Sutton Valence together with Grammar Schools in Tunbridge Wells and Cranbrook.

Additional information

  • Directions: From our Cranbrook office turn left into The Hill, past the windmill and turn right into Tilsden Lane signposted to Benenden and Rolvenden. At the junction turn left onto the B2086 and continue through Benenden into Rolvenden village. Turn right at the T junction and continue on this road until you reach the A28 where you turn left, marked Newenden and Northiam. After about 1 mile bear left after the railway crossing signposted to Beckley and Rye. Continue for about 2.4 miles and turn right in Beckley onto the A2088 marked to Battle. After about half a mile turn left into King's Bank Lane and King's Bank House will be found after about a mile on the left hand side.
  • EPC Rating = E