Enjoying a peaceful village location in close proximity to a highly rated primary school and backing on to open countryside. This delightful, bespoke Arts & Crafts 1930s property, built using reclaimed materials from a nearby 17th century mill offers real character and immense charm. Getting its name from the tree in the front garden, Rhus Cottage has been happily occupied for 25 years and is now available with no onward chain.
Accommodation on offer includes a lounge with bespoke inglenook style fireplace, the kitchen/breakfast room has a separate utility room as well as a separate dining room and there is also a handy downstairs shower room. This side of the house, has lapsed planning permission to build a two storey extension. Upstairs, there are three good size bedrooms with wonderful views and built in storage, served by a family bathroom. The property hosts mature gardens with wonderful countryside views and also has a detached tandem garage that has potential to convert, subject to the necessary consents.
Hellingly is situated just to the east of the A22 about 7 miles south of Heathfield and 1.5 miles from Hailsham - both towns offering excellent services and amenities including supermarkets, banks, recreational facilities and a good variety of independent shops and eateries. Eastbourne and Lewes are approximately 9 miles and 12 miles respectively.
From the outskirts of the village is also access to the popular Cuckoo Trail, a renowned trail which provides scenic and traffic free walking and cycling along the former railway line from Heathfield to Eastbourne. There is a local bus service and main line train services from Polegate (5 miles) and Berwick (6 miles) connecting to London Bridge and London Victoria.
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