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This four bedroom, four bathroom converted barn is located in the heart of an expansive rolling Countryside Estate, situated on the outskirts North Horsham in the picturesque village of Rusper.
The Old Dairy is located in the heart of an expansive rolling Countryside Estate, located on the outskirts North Horsham in the picturesque village of Rusper. The village offers three public houses, a church, convenience store and an excellent village primary school. The area is well served with both Private and State schools, including the brand new highly regarded Bohunt Secondary school. Just under 5 miles from The Old Dairy is Horsham town centre, a thriving historic market town with an excellent selection of national and independent retailers including a large John Lewis at Home and Waitrose store. There are twice weekly, award-winning local markets for you to stock up on local produce, or head to East Street, or 'Eat Street' as it is known locally, where there is a wide choice of restaurants ranging from small independents to the Michelin starred, Restaurant Tristan. You are spoilt for choice for leisure activities as there is a leisure centre with swimming pool close to Horsham Park whilst there are two nearby cinema's the Everyman and The Capitol Theatre. For those needing to commute, Horsham Station has a direct line to Gatwick (17 minutes) and London Victoria (56 minutes) The A24, Horsham bypass provides easy access to London and the South Coast, connecting with the M23 and M25, the complete motorway network and Gatwick International Airport (approximately 11 miles). PROPERTY
The Old Dairy is one of those properties that manages to put an elegant and contemporary twist on a countryside classic. With one eye on the past, it manages to blend new and character charm throughout. Entering the U-Shaped barn through the courtyard approach, double doors allow access to one of the most notable features of The Old Dairy, the large open planned formal living space. With vaulted timber framed ceiling and impressive stone-built inglenook fireplace, it is a spectacular backdrop to entertain, with formal lounge and dining area and French Doors opening onto a private patio. Whilst the separate snug provides the perfect area to relax with a good book or enjoy a spot of TV in private, with vaulted ceilings, feature fireplace and views across the splendid countryside.
Leading from the snug, toward the South side of the property, is the principal bedroom, with vaulted timber framed ceiling and French doors to a private patio area. The room is furnished with a large Super King bed, seating area with TV unit and a small desk. The principal bedroom is completed by an en-suite bathroom with rainfall shower over bath. The adjoining room with ensuite shower room would make for an ideal Nursery or Study.
To the North side of the property, is the shabby chic, Shaker-Style kitchen with vaulted ceiling. The kitchen comes with an oil fired, 4-oven AGA cooker that is an indispensable helping hand in any busy home, allowing you to multi-task with the minimum of effort. A central island offers additional storage and to the far end, an informal breakfast area. The utility come boot room offers access from the side garden ideal for those muddy boots and paws.
There are a two further double bedrooms, the first of which is a cute and cosy double bedroom with built in wardrobe and the second being a similar style to the main bedroom with vaulted ceiling and views across the courtyard. Whilst not being en-suites, the north side of the property also benefits from a shower room and a separate bathroom with rainfall shower over the bath.
Located in the heart of a working farm, The Old Dairy is accessed from Green Lane, down a private country road with 5-bar automatic gate. Approaching the property via a shared driveway that sweeps around the property giving access to gated parking for two cars.
The outdoor space is wonderfully maintained and mainly laid to lawn, the lawn area wraps around the property and offers a wonderful play area for children. There are several different options for al fresco dining or relaxing in the garden with private patios from the principal bedroom and formal reception room as well as the main Courtyard, being the ideal spot to spend the evening hours.