High Street, Handcross, Haywards Heath, RH17

4 Bed │ 2 Bath │ 3 Rec

Guide Price £775,000

Haywards Heath

Paul Dryden

Branch Manager

Full description

Originally built 1880, the current owners have fully refurbished in recent years to provide a stunning family home. In more detail the property comprises entrance hall with doors leading to formal sitting room with bay window and wood burning stove, dining room with bay window overlooking the front. To the rear from the entrance hall is large opening to family room, with open featured fire place, rear access and opening to kitchen/breakfast room. The open space features wood burning stove, herringbone effect flooring, built in seating area and opening to modern kitchen. The kitchen provides ample work top space, storage and built in appliances. On from the kitchen to the rear is utility room, downstairs cloakroom, and rear access to the garden.

The first floor comprises large landing with doors opening to master bedroom with modern en-suite bathroom with separate shower and bath. Three further double bedrooms and modern family bathroom which is again high-quality finish with separate shower and bath.

Further attributes include cellar with access from the entrance hall, measuring approximately 27” x 14'2” and provides ample storage, with scope to convert in the future to further reception room, office or cinema room. Work undertaken in recent years include new gas central heating boiler, electrical update, plastered throughout, new flooring, new fireplaces and fully decorated throughout. Internal viewing highly recommended.



To the front is landscaped garden with mature shrubs, hedges, iron railing and gated entrance, with path leading to front door. To the rear is mature West facing garden, measuring approximately 125”. The mature garden is mainly laid to lawn with decking terrace leading from the house with further patio and path leading to a second terrace with shed. The garden features Pergola to split the different seating areas and wide range of mature flowers, shrubs and trees. The garden is surrounded by brick wall and provides rear gate with access to off road parking for several cars and access to double garage with electric up and over door.


The property is set in the heart of Handcross village which offers local amenities including butchers, grocery shop, pub, local shops, café, hairdressers, doctors surgery, playing fields, Nymans Gardens and village primary school. Links to schools include Warden Park Secondary Academy and the surrounding area is also the home of several excellent independent schools including Handcross Park, Ardingly College and Worth Abbey.

The towns of Haywards Heath and Horsham are both located approximately 9 miles from Handcross, providing an extensive range of shopping, sporting and entertainment amenities together with the main line railway station with regular services to London (Victoria and London Bridge). By public transport regular bus route to Brighton, Crawley, Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill. By car access to A23/M23 is within easy access with links to Brighton, Gatwick Airport, London and beyond.

Entrance Hall


Sitting Room

Dining Room

Famliy Room


Utility Room



Master Bedroom

Bedroom Two

Bedroom Three

Bedroom Four

Family Bathroom

En-Suite Bathroom

Large Garden

Double Garage

Off Road Parking

Details correct: 7th September 2020

Why live in Haywards Heath?

We’re home to a variety of house styles, many with very distinctive characteristics, such as the architect, Harold Turner’s craft-inspired properties from the 1930s to the 1950s with their decorative windows, facades and detailing. There are also buildings that date from the 13th century, which add to Hayward Heath’s grand sense of history.

This is a popular commuter town with excellent road and rail links to the capital and the coast. You’ll find a cosmopolitan blend of bars, cafés and restaurants in the busy town centre, an abundance of family friendly facilities and beautiful countryside that stretches all around.

If you enjoy sports, we have the Dolphin Leisure Centre for swimming and fitness and an abundance of local clubs covering everything you could wish to do, including athletics, running, cricket, football and equestrian sports. Victoria Park has tennis courts, a skate park and paddling pool for younger children, the family attractions at Beech Hurst Park include a miniature railway and safe play area while Wakehurst Place in Ardingly blends ornamental gardens with natural woodlands on a site that’s managed by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew. Head northeast and you can stroll around Ashdown Forest, the place that inspired the Winnie the Pooh stories, or travel east to Sheffield Park with its lovely lakes and gardens.

In the town you’ll find a wealth of bars and eateries and a good choice of shops clustered along South Road and in The Orchards, a modern precinct with Marks and Spencer as its flagship store. The town also has a great selection of schools for both primary and secondary age pupils with many more private school options in the outlying areas.

If you’d like to buy, sell or let a property in Haywards Heath, get in touch with your local team and discover the Henry Adams difference for yourself.

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