Bonnetts Lane, Ifield
Homes Partnership is delighted to offer for sale this charming detached, five bedroom home on the Crawley / Horley border nestled in approximately 1.5 acres of grounds (unmeasured). The property has many character features such as wooden beams and doors, inglenook fireplaces and stained glass windows. The ground floor accommodation in full comprises a spacious lounge in the centre of the property with an inglenook fireplace and French doors opening to the rear garden, dual aspect dining room with an inglenook fireplace and a study to the rear. There is a spacious family room with two feature arch windows to the rear and a dual aspect fitted kitchen with space for a range cooker. A cloakroom completes the ground floor. On the first floor there are four double bedrooms, one has a fireplace, a fifth, single bedroom and a larger than average family bathroom. The property further benefits from leaded light double glazing and radiator central heating. Outside the property is approached via a gated entrance. A substantial driveway leads to the property and the front garden has lawn, flower beds, plants, shrubs and fruit trees with plenty of parking. The detached double garage has power & light, roof space and a utility room to the rear. The rear garden has a paved patio area adjacent to the property, the majority being laid two lawn. There is a fenced off area, but as previously mentioned the grounds in full are approximately 1.5 acres with lawn and plenty of fruit trees. This property must be seen to be appreciated both internally and the grounds and will make a perfect family home.
PORCH Front door with flanking stained glass windows. Doors to kitchen / breakfast room and:
DINING ROOM 16' 0" (4.88m) maximum into inglenook narrowing to 10' 3" x 14' 2" (3.12m x 4.32m) approximate. Dual aspect double glazed windows to the front and side aspect. Inglenook fireplace. Beamed walls and ceiling. Radiator. Stairs to the first floor. Doors to study and:
LOUNGE 22' 4" x 14' 0" (6.81m x 4.27m) approximate. Double glazed French doors with flanking windows opening to the rear garden. Inglenook fireplace. Sky media points. Double doors opening to:
FAMILY ROOM 18' 7" x 15' 8" (5.66m x 4.78m) maximum narrowing to 12' 4" (3.76m) approximate. Multiple double glazed windows to the rear including two feature arch windows. Radiator. Door to rear hall.
STUDY 18' 7" (5.66m) into bay window narrowing to 15' 0" x 15' 7" (4.57m x 4.75m) approximate. Double glazed window to the rear. Feature fireplace. Beamed walls and ceiling. Radiator.
KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM 18' 7" (5.66m) maximum narrowing to 14' 6" x 14' 0" (4.42m x 4.27m) approximate. Spacious kitchen fitted with a range of wall and base level units incorporating a one and a half bowl, single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Integral fridge / freezer. Space for range cooker. Space for table and chairs. Radiator. Tiled flooring. Dual aspect windows to the front and side aspect. Door to:
REAR HALL Double glazed door opening to the side of the property. Doors to family room and:
CLOAKROOM Fitted with a white suite comprising a low level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. Double glazed opaque window to the side aspect.
LANDING Stairs from the dining room. Double glazed window to the rear. Doors to all bedrooms and bathroom.
BEDROOM ONE 14' 10" x 14' 6" (4.52m x 4.42m) approximate. Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Radiator.
BEDROOM TWO 14' 4" x 9' 5" (4.37m x 2.87m) approximate. Double glazed window to the front. Feature fireplace. Radiator.
BEDROOM THREE 14' 1" x 10' 10" (4.29m x 3.3m) approximate. Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Radiator.
BEDROOM FOUR 14' 2" x 13' 0" (4.32m x 3.96m) approximate. Two double glazed windows to the front. Radiator. Two double fitted wardrobes. Wash hand basin.
BEDROOM FIVE 9' 4" x 6' 0" (2.84m x 1.83m) approximate. Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Radiator.
BATHROOM Fitted with a suite comprising a bath, separate shower cubicle, low level WC and two wash hand basins inset in a vanity unit. Radiator. Access to loft. Double glazed opaque window to the front.
FRONT The property is accessed via a gated driveway. There is plenty of parking for several vehicles, lawn, flower beds, plants, shrubs and fruit trees.
GARAGE Detached double garage to the side of the property with two electric up and over doors, power and light. Roof space. Door opening to rear garden..
UTILITY ROOM 14' 5" x 6' 0" (4.39m x 1.83m) approximate. To the back of the garage is a utility room with a range of wall and base level units, incorporating a single bowl, single drainer stainless steel sink unit . Space for fridge / freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. Double glazed window to the rear. Door to rear garden.
REAR GARDEN The property nestles in approximately 1.5 acres of ground (unmeasured), the rear garden consisting of a paved patio area, lawn, flower beds, plants, shrubs and fruit trees. There is fenced area.
NB Due to its locatity to Gatwick Airport there is regular aircraft noise.
MAINS SERVICES Electric / Water / Drainage / Oil
MEDIA Sky / Telephone / Terrestrial
AREA INFORMATION Ifield is a former village and now a neighbourhood within Crawley located on the west side of town. Open countryside is close by as is the Ifield Water Mill and Mill Pond which was built in 1683, rebuilt in 1817 and recently restored. The Mill Pond has a rich bird community throughout the year and is a great place for relaxation. Ifield Village Conservation area off Rusper Road which includes the 13th century church of St Margaret, The Barn Theatre, the Plough Inn and picturesque listed cottages. Ifield has a parade of shops with an Indian restaurant and another pub, while on Ifield Green you will find The Royal Oak pub, hairdressers and local convenience store. The area offers two primary schools, a secondary school and a special needs school. There is a golf club, a cricket club and recreational park with a playground. Metrobus connects the area with Crawley town centre and beyond and the A23 / M23 is easily accessible. We love everything that Ifield has to offer!
VENDOR'S COMMENTS We have lived here for 23 years. It has been the house of our dreams and has always been a party house. The airport has never caused any problems to us, only benefits. We still get a kick out of having the deer and a wealth of other wildlife in our garden.