Available chain-free - A smart detached family home having been the subject of considerable and well-planned extension and alteration, now offering contemporary, well proportioned family accommodation affording great light and flexibility with the impressive 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom accommodation set over 2 floors.
Benefiting from large, flat gardens offering space for both adult entertaining and safe children's play, good off-road parking and a garage with electric door.
Mark Cross is a popular Hamlet on the fringes of Rotherfield offering local facilities including a Garden Centre with café, the Lazy Fox pub, primary school, various walking, cycling and running routes, easy access to larger villages and Towns including bus routes to Tunbridge Wells and Eastbourne.
Set back from the road behind the close boarded fencing with wide access onto the newly block paved driveway with extensive parking and outside lighting. Inset porch with double glazed front door and glazed sidescreen opening into the spacious entrance hall with its smart limestone flooring welcoming you in, with light flowing through to the rear of the house. Doors leading to all downstairs rooms.
The entrance hall leads seamlessly into the impressive 'sought after styled' family room at the rear, where the limestone flooring and underfloor heating continues, incorporating:-
The solid oak faced fitted kitchen is a great size, offering plenty of fitted cabinets, and solid wood counter tops. There is a large breakfast bar/island for casual dining plus space for a large table and chairs too. The kitchen has a tall integrated fridge and separate freezer, dishwasher and wine fridge. Also included is a range oven with a six ring gas hob top.
There is plenty of space for sofas to the other side of the room, allowing open-plan living yet cleverly defining separated areas...Two sets of wide bi-fold doors flood this room with huge amounts of natural light and extends this great room into the garden. There is a cupboard housing the underfloor heating manifold and offering storage whilst another door opens into the useful utility room with heated towel rail, further fitted cabinets and a fitted washer/dryer.
Back to the entrance hall and at the front of the house is the spacious double aspect living room with large bay window to front, and further window to the side. Ideal as a teenagers’ den or more formal living space away from the family room.
Across from the living room is a further reception room/bedroom five, again with another generous bay window.
There is a downstairs shower room completing the ground floor with smart marble tiles and granite surfaces. There is a good-sized walk-in shower, chrome heated towel rail, WC and wash basin. The shower room also benefits from underfloor heating.
The impressive solid oak staircase with glass balustrade inserts leads you up to the first floor where a spacious landing with a feature lantern roof light has doors to each of the further four bedrooms and family bathroom.
On your left is the master suite with bay window taking in lovely views and offering the most sublime of sunsets. The master bedroom has useful fitted wardrobes, space for a large double bed along with room for additional bedroom furniture. Steps lead down into the high quality en-suite with marble tiles, granite surfaces and feature vaulted ceiling. There is an extra-large walk-in shower, heated towel rail, WC and inset wash basin. The en-suite offers under floor heating, Velux window, lots of fitted cupboards and a laundry bin.
The further three double bedrooms are all similar in size to the master bedroom and all have pretty outlooks and fitted wardrobes.
There is a separate, good sized family bathroom with marble tiles, granite tops, large walk-in shower, WC, heated towel rail and wash basin.
Outside is the fantastic rear garden offering a mixture of entertaining space and lawned area, all with an expanse of flower beds with low maintenance, mature plants and shrubs. The sandstone patio spreads the width of the garden, making the perfect dining/entertaining space and has outdoor lighting. The two sets of bi-fold doors allow the family room to expand into this fantastic space. A path to the side leads you from the terrace to the front of the house. A stone, retaining wall has central stairs leading you from the terrace to the large flat lawn with secure fencing and mature flower beds surrounding.
Mark Cross is a popular Hamlet amongst families due to its proximity to local villages and towns whilst enjoying a rural setting. Mark Cross itself has a garden centre with a café whilst also having a weekly fishmonger van. In addition, there is a highly regarded country pub (Lazy Fox) just a short walk away, with fantastic garden offering countryside views. The Lazy fox is open seven days a week and is extremely popular amongst walkers and diners. For those with children there is a popular primary and nursery school too. There is a frequent and direct bus service from Mark Cross to both Tunbridge Wells and Eastbourne, stopping at Rotherfield, Mayfield and Heathfield en-route.
Outside of Mark Cross nearby villages Rotherfield and Mayfield offer further shopping and schooling facilities, and both offer further village pubs with renowned dining facilities. Tunbridge Wells is just over five miles away and is a bustling town with plenty of primary, secondary and grammar education facilities. For links to London, Crowborough Station and Wadhurst Station are both a short drive away and offer fast/frequent links to the city and/or the coast.