Five bedroom detached family home | Approximately 7 acre plot | Stabling and sand school | Self-contained annexe | Outbuildings | Sought after semi-rural location.
Porters is an excellent family home ideally positioned in the sought after hamlet of Ashurst, within easy reach of East Grinstead and Tunbridge Wells. Benefitting from approximately 7 acres of formal gardens, paddocks, stabling and a sand school, this spacious property will appeal to buyers searching a house with equestrian facilities.
An open plan kitchen/dining/living area is certainly the hub of the house and provides a fantastic space to entertain family and friends. The kitchen boasts an extensive selection of fitted storage cupboards, plenty of work surface preparation space, a breakfast bar, double Butler sink, Rangemaster cooker, an American fridge/freezer and an integrated dishwasher. A wood burning stove is the perfect focal for the sitting room and the sun room provides space for a dining table and has access to the rear terrace. The kitchen is complimented by a utility room which is ideally positioned to the side and provides space for further appliances and doors to the rear and front garden. A bay fronted dining room and a cloakroom complete the accommodation in the main house.
The annexe can be accessed by it’s own front door and the house. it comprises fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, double aspect sitting room, bay fronted bedroom and a wet room. The accommodation is perfect for young adults wanting their own space or elderly relatives.
On the first floor, there are four double bedrooms with three benefitting from ensuite shower rooms. A family bathroom boasting a bath and separate shower cubicle completes the internal accommodation.
Outside, to the front a gated, gravel driveway provides parking and turning for a number of vehicles. The drive continues down the side of the house offering secure, gated access to a single garage with workshop and onto the stables, outbuildings and paddocks. A decked and covered patio seating area abuts the property and looks over the gardens and a large pond. There are 3 well kept paddocks , a large field shelter with mains water supply and hay store, a 20m x 40m sand school with power for lights, 4 stables with tack room and a covered wash down bay. There is a 3 bay 13.5m x 7m steel frame barn with mezzanine floor at one end and a separate large workshop plus a selection of other outbuildings.
LOCATION Situated in a popular semi-rural setting in the hamlet of Ashurst close to some glorious open countryside. Day to day needs are catered for in nearby Langton Green, Groombridge or Hartfield, whilst Tunbridge Wells is within five miles and offers comprehensive shopping facilities including many multiple retail stores and the Royal Victoria Place mall style development. Other centres of interest locally include East Grinstead, Forest Row, Crowborough, Edenbridge and Tonbridge. Educational facilities are well catered for locally whilst Gatwick airport, the M23 and M25 motorways are within relatively easy driving distance. Ashurst station provides direct services of trains to London via Oxted and East Croydon.