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Woodlands Farm, Hundred Acre Lane, Wivelsfield Green, Haywards Heath, East Sussex

Offers in excess of £950,000


RARE OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE A SMALL COUNTRY ESTATE WITH POTENTIAL FOR A GRAND DESIGN PROJECT

Freehold for Sale as a Whole or in Separate Lots



DESCRIPTION AND TENANCIES

The Estate comprises four Lots, totalling approximately 29 acres (11.74 ha) in all.



LOT 1:
The remains of a large 'L' shaped, two storey Country house, originally constructed as a Coach House and stables, along with staff accommodation, set in the north-east corner of the lot, together with two substantial brick and tile buildings.  The house was significantly damaged by a major fire in 2021.  Prior to the fire, the house had an approximate floor area of 4,500 sq ft, and the buildings an approximate floor area of 1,000 sq ft.  Mains water, electricity and drainage were previously connected to the house.  Access is via a gated entrance with private drive serving the house and the immediate adjoining overgrown grounds of about 1.65 acres (0.67 ha)  Vacant possession.



LOT 2: 

A paddock and small area of woodland of about 1.49 acres (0.60 ha) access off the Bridle Path from Hundred Acre Lane.  Vacant possession.



LOT 3:

A block of let agricultural land arranged as two fields and a Shaw amounting to about 14.71 acres (5.95 ha) with frontage to Hundred Acre Lane.  This Lot is sold subject to a Grazing Agreement dated 25th March 1975 for the two fields between Audrey Bagley and L D Robinson & Son at a current annual rent of £500, along with separate Shoot over the Shaw as per details referred to in Lot 4.  The owner's interests will be assigned to the purchaser on completion.



LOT 4:

A block of mature wowodland known as Lashmar Wood, amounting to about 11.18 acres (4.52 ha) and accessed by a Bridle Path leading from, Hundred Acre Lane   A local syndicate known as The Hundred (100) Acre Syndicate currently shoots over the Woodland and Shaw (along with other land not forming a part of the Woodlands Farm Estate, and keeps pens and other equipment for raising game birds on this Lots with a current annual payment of £300 under an oral agreement originally made with Anthony Foster Bagley.  The right to receive this payment will be assigned to the purchase on completion.



PLANNING:

Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries of Lewest District Council concerning the potential for demolition and replacement of the fire damaged house.



VIEWING:

Strictly by confirmed appointment with the agents, Clifford Dann LLP.  For safety, viewers must not enter the fenced off area of Lot 1.  No liability is accepted by the Vendors or their Agents should a viewer harm themselves whilst visiting any parts of the property.  Viewers are specifically asked not to trespass on land in the ownership of Lashmar Farmyard (located off the Bridle Path), nor the private drive leading to Coldharbour Nursery.  Lots 3 and 4 can be viewed from the public highway or the Bridle Path.



CONTACT:

Mike Hudson - tel 01273 407921

E-mail:  mhudson@clifforddann.co.uk

Clifford Dann LLP, Albion House, Albion Street, Lewes BN7 2NF

www.clifforddann.co.uk

 

 


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