Hemingfold Farmhouse, Battle

£1,700,000
  • Ref: 1000_RS0783
  • Type: Detached House
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • 3/4 Reception Rooms
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Impeccably Presented
  • ** VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE **
  • Approximately 20 Acres
  • Multiple Out Buildings & Stables

Property Summary

Welcome to The Farmhouse, a stunning 16th-century Grade II listed property that exudes historical charm and character. Nestled in the picturesque countryside occupying grounds of approximately 20 acres of Battle

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Farmhouse - Battle, East Sussex

Welcome to The Farmhouse, a stunning 16th-century Grade II listed property that exudes historical charm and character. Nestled in the picturesque countryside occupying grounds of approximately 20 acres of situated in the highly sought after Battle, East Sussex, this exquisite farmhouse offers a wealth of historical features, including beautiful inglenook fireplaces and exposed wooden beams that transport you back in time.

Upon entering the ground floor, you are greeted by an impressive kitchen and dining space, perfectly equipped with an oil-fired AGA, which adds to the authentic farmhouse feel. Adjacent to the kitchen is a separate utility room for added convenience. Two stable doors provide access to the outside, seamlessly blending indoor and outdoor living.

The farmhouse boasts two large reception rooms on the ground floor, both featuring fireplaces with wood-burning stoves, creating warm and inviting spaces ideal for relaxation and entertaining. Additionally, there is a downstairs shower room for guest convenience, and stairs leading down to the cellar. This cellar offers a practical storage solution and holds potential for conversion into additional accommodation.

The first floor is home to four generously-sized double bedrooms, ensuring ample space for family and guests. The main bedroom is particularly special, featuring an en-suite shower room for added luxury. A well-appointed family bathroom serves the remaining bedrooms.

The Farmhouse is a rare find, offering a perfect blend of historical elegance and modern comfort. Whether you are looking to entertain, relax, or explore the rich history of Battle, this property provides an idyllic retreat in the heart of East Sussex.

Outbuildings

This property has included stables and multiple outbuilding that have recently had approval to be converted in to a guest house with internal floorspace of 2000 sqft further complimenting this attractive proposal.


About Battle, East Sussex
Historical Significance

Battle, a charming town located in East Sussex, is steeped in history and best known for being the site of the Battle of Hastings in 1066, a pivotal event in English history. The town grew around Battle Abbey, which was built by William the Conqueror to commemorate his victory. The abbey and its surrounding grounds remain a focal point for visitors, offering a glimpse into the past with its well-preserved ruins and informative exhibitions.

Local Attractions

Battle Abbey: A key attraction, providing a fascinating insight into medieval England. The abbey features a visitor center, interactive exhibits, and the battlefield itself, where you can walk the grounds of the historic conflict.
1066 Country Walk: A scenic trail that takes you through the beautiful countryside, offering a mix of historical sites and natural beauty.
Battle Museum of Local History: This museum offers a deeper understanding of the town's heritage, showcasing artifacts from various periods, including the Norman conquest and beyond.
Community and Lifestyle

Battle boasts a strong sense of community, with various events and festivals throughout the year, including the Battle Festival, which celebrates arts and culture with performances, workshops, and exhibitions. The town's high street is lined with independent shops, cafes, and traditional pubs, providing a vibrant shopping and dining experience.

Education

The area is well-served by educational institutions, including primary and secondary schools known for their quality education. Claverham Community College is a notable secondary school in the area, offering a wide range of academic and extracurricular activities.

Transport Links

Battle enjoys good transport links, making it a convenient location for commuters and travelers. The Battle railway station provides regular services to London Charing Cross, Hastings, and other nearby towns, facilitating easy access to the capital and the coast. The town is also well-connected by road, with the A21 offering direct routes to London and the M25.

Natural Beauty

The surrounding East Sussex countryside is renowned for its natural beauty, featuring rolling hills, woodlands, and scenic vistas. The nearby High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offers numerous outdoor activities, including hiking, cycling, and horse riding, making it an ideal location for nature enthusiasts.

Living in Battle

Residents of Battle enjoy a blend of historical charm and modern amenities. The town's rich heritage, coupled with its vibrant community and excellent transport links, make it a desirable place to live. Whether you're drawn by its historical significance, its community spirit, or its natural beauty, Battle offers a unique and enriching lifestyle.

Tenure: Freehold