3 bedroom Detached House for sale: Gardner Street, Herstmonceux, Hailsham

  • reception rooms 3
  • bedrooms 3
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: URE1902


A gorgeous Grade II listed detached house full of charm and character. The living room has a lovely inglenook fireplace and oak beams abound. It has three bedrooms, and an occasional fourth. Outside is a manageable south facing cottage garden, a large detached garage and off street parking.


Set over two floors the property comprises, three reception rooms, one with the inglenook and two with feature fireplaces, a fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, separate bathroom with shower over, master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, two further double bedrooms and a study/fourth bedroom and cellar for storage


The house has leaded light windows and central heating throughout. The ground floor rooms have oak beamed ceilings while at first floor level the rooms have fair faced plastered ceilings.  There are two staircases in the building.  There is no mains gas in Herstmonceux so the central heating is oil fired while the gas fire in the Inglenook functions on propane.


Double gates lead into the drive and front door into: the Entrance Hall with doors to the dining room, living room and cellar.

Living Room       6.50m x 3.10m (21'4" x 10'2")
Large through reception with dual aspect, exposed beams and delightful Inglenook fireplace with oak bressumer beam, brick hearth and propane fuelled gas fire. Windows to the front and leaded light french doors lead out in the garden.

Dining Room      4.29m x 3.26m (14'1" x 10'8")
A spacious dining room with feature fireplace, exposed beams and windows to both the front and side aspects. Opening to the staircase to the central first floor landing and door leading into the:

Kitchen               2.11m x 4.43m ( 6'11" x 14'6")
Fitted country style kitchen with cat-slide vaulted ceiling. A range of fitted Bosch appliances to include induction hob, stack oven with microwave/combi oven and double oven, under counter fridge and freezer, washing machine and dish washer. Stable door leading into the garden and windows to the rear and side aspects. Olde English brick flooring.

Second living room  4.31m x 2.45m (14'2" x 8')
Dual aspect with a feature fireplace and cast iron stove, exposed beams, with a view of a well at the front of the house and further window to the side aspect. A second front door opens onto the drive and an inner door into the second hall.

Inner hall with

Bathroom           1.89m x 1.77m (6'2" x 5'10")
Matching white three piece suite with shower over the bath and shower screen, wash hand basin and WC.

Boiler Room
With oil fired boiler.

First Floor central landing leading to:

Master Bedroom   4.58m x 3.58m (15' x 11'9")
Bright spacious bedroom with windows to the front and side.

Matching white three piece suite with shower over the bath and shower screen, corner wash hand basin and WC.

Study/Occasional Bedroom Four 3.89m x 3.07m (12'9" x 10'1")
Accessed from both the hallway and through Bedroom 2.  Wall to wall fitted wardrobes

Bedroom Two     4.58m max x 2.50m min (15' x 8'2")
Generous bedroom with second door onto the rear landing

Rear landing giving access to bedroom three and stairs to the ground floor

Bedroom Three   3.17m x 2.82m (10'5" x 9'3")
Another well proportioned bedroom with view over the garden


To the front is a gated drive with space for four large or five medium sized cars, access to:

Detached Garage 5.35m x 4.60m (17'7" x 15'1")
Large garage with light and power, steps into a large roof area, which has been boarded.  Window and door to the rear.

Access to the secluded rear garden can be obtained on both sides of the building, the lounge and kitchen.

A pretty south facing garden of approximately 55ft x 25ft, partially laid to lawn and with a brick patio and a selection of shrubs and plants.

Council Tax

The VOA website informs that this property is in Band F.  In 2019/20 the amount payable will be: £ 2855.14. Please check this before committing to purchase.

EPC:  Not required as the building is Listed

NOTICE Reid+Dean have provided these particulars just for illustration and prospective buyers or tenants must instruct their own advisors to check all matters relating; physically to the property, its title, any planning consents & building regulations and outgoings. The particulars do not constitute an offer or form part of a contract. No fixtures or fittings are included in the transaction unless agreed in negotiations.  No services or equipment have been tested.  Reid+Dean offer no warranties in relation to the property.

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Reference: URE1902

Contact Agent

Reid & Dean
Tel: 01323 412550