LOCATION Handcross is a village located between Haywards Heath, Horsham and Crawley and offers daily amenities including a convenience store/post office, newsagents, butchers, hardware shop and a variety of other stores/retailers.
There are a selection of village pubs including The Red Lion and Royal Oak, St. Mary’s Church and reputable schooling in both the private (Handcross Park School) & state (Handcross Primary School) sector. For secondary education in the state sector, children usually attend Warden Park in the neighbouring village of Cuckfield.
The village is surrounded by beautiful Sussex countryside including, Nymans Gardens and The Hyde Estate, with free entry for village locals. Handcross is ideally situated for the A23(M) which provides swift access to the M25, London, Brighton and Gatwick Airport. Balcombe station is just four miles distant and provides mainline services into London and Brighton.
Three Bridges station is six miles distant and provides regular services on the mainline.
PROPERTY This character, two double bedroom cottage comes to the market in superb condition having been lovingly maintained by the current owners for the past 13 years.
In their ownership they have implemented a full program of refurbishment, skilfully blending the charm of this older property with the modern requirements of a home. The lounge and dining room are open plan creating a great space focused around the feature fireplace with log burner in addition to solid wood flooring running throughout.
The kitchen, with a fantastic glazed lantern in the ceiling flooding it with natural light, offers a range of cupboards and drawers under work top surfaces in addition to space for appliances. A useful study is located to the rear of the property from which a bathroom can be found as well as a door to the side of the property leading to the garden.
To the first floor are two double bedrooms and family bathroom currently occupying the original third bedroom.
OUTSIDE The property boasts a delightful garden to the rear over looking fields, providing a rural charm.
Like the house, the garden has been updated to boast a patio area leading from the house with brick built BBQ and storage cupboards, outdoor electrical points and water tap.
An area of all-weather grass with shrub borders leads to the bottom of the garden where a decking area provides a sunny and tranquil spot to enjoy the views and those summer days. To the front is off street parking for 2/3 vehicles.
LOUNGE 23′ 5″ x 16′ 7″ (7.14m x 5.05m)
KITCHEN 10′ 9″ x 8′ 9″ (3.28m x 2.67m)
SHOWER ROOM 8′ 8″ x 5′ 11″ (2.64m x 1.8m)
BEDROOM 1 13′ 1″ x 12′ 2″ (3.99m x 3.71m)
BEDROOM 2 11′ 4″ x 9′ 9″ (3.45m x 2.97m)
BATHROOM 7′ 11″ x 6′ 4″ (2.41m x 1.93m)