A three bedroom Grade II listed cottage of considerable charm and unrelenting character that is ideally set in the very heart of this ever-popular community and thriving village. Apply Lewes 01273 474101
A Grade II listed cottage of considerable charm and unrelenting character that is ideally set in the very heart of this ever-popular community and thriving village. The property believed to have origins dating to the 15th century, with later additions. Found as one of a terrace of three homes, 1 Yew Tree Cottages has attractive brick and part tile elevations, with some ornate headers, all under a pitched tile roof.
Internally the property is beautifully presented, a comfortable home with a welcoming vibe. Features of note include a sitting room with feature stone fireplace incorporating a fitted wood/solid fuel burner. There are a wealth of exposed timbers and beams appointed throughout with the kitchen/breakfast room fitted with a range of hand-crafted units, with some integrated appliances.
Approached by a broad tarmacadam driveway providing off road parking and bordered by a dwarf brick built retaining wall with raised flower borders. There is a stone paved pathway providing access to the south elevation of the property, the entrance lobby and the rear garden beyond.
The rear garden is a true feature having a favoured south-westerly aspect, having been carefully tended and thoughtfully landscaped by the present owners.
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected to the property, oil fired central heating serves panel radiators appointed throughout the accommodation.
The attractive village of Ripe is conveniently situated approximately 7 miles from Lewes. The village enjoys an active social calendar with events throughout the year such as the Summer Flower Show in July. At the heart of the village is a general store complete with delicatessen and Post Office. The historic county town of Lewes offers an excellent range of amenities, mainline railway station with services to London Victoria (just over the hour), leisure centre, South Downs college, primary and secondary schooling, major supermarkets and a range of individual shops. The universities of Sussex and Brighton are approximately 11 miles distant and the famous Glyndebourne Opera House is situated on the outskirts of Ringer, approximately 6 miles away.
Although these particulars are thought to be materially correct their accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they do not form part of any contract.