Whitemans Green, Cuckfield, RH17

6 Bed │ 3 Bath │ 3 Rec

Guide Price £1,200,000

Haywards Heath

Paul Dryden

Sales Manager

Key features

  • Wing of Large Edwardian House
  • Approx 3416 sq ft
  • Three Reception Rooms Including Impressive Drawing Room
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms & One En-Suite Shower Room
  • Mature Garden with Orchard
  • Approx 0.71 Acre Plot
  • Walking Distance of Cuckfield High Street

Full description

Henry Adams are delighted to offer this spacious wing of a large Edwardian House set in approximately 0.71 acre plot with mature gardens, enjoying views to surrounding countryside, located in the desirable village of Cuckfield. Believed to have originally been built circa 1918, the property has wealth of local history, including a a school from the 1950's, to then converted into residential dwelling in the 1990's by the current owners. Set over three floors the internal accommodation measures approximately 3416 sq ft and provides flexible accommodation throughout. In further details the accommodation comprises; entrance hall, with doors leading to an impressive triple aspect drawing room measuring approximately 28' x 21'10' with high ceilings and French doors leading to the rear garden. The drawing room was an addition in the 1930's to be a billiards room and retains many original features including panelled walls and open fireplace. From the entrance hall doors lead to downstairs cloakroom, large kitchen/breakfast room with ample storage, granite worktops, Rangemaster oven and kitchen island. From the kitchen doors lead to a large utility room, dual aspect dining room and rear hallway, with rear access and doors leading to a further reception room, currently used as a cosy snug with open fireplace. The first floor comprises landing with doors leading to main bedroom, with en- suite shower room and enjoys views over Whitemans Green playing fields towards the South Downs. There is one further double bedroom, two single bedrooms and a family bathroom with large bath, separate shower until wc, wash basin and linen cupboard. The second floor comprises landing with space for a desk, with two double bedrooms both enjoying stunning views and a modern bathroom with bath, separate shower unit and wc.


Cuckfield which provides varied shops, boutiques, convenience store, medical centre, cafes and number of restaurants, pubs, and a Ockenden Manor hotel with spa. Further leisure facilities are within walking distance to Rugby Club, Football Club at the recreational ground of Whitemans Green and Cuckfield Golf Club, which offers excellent golfing facilities and popular 180 Degrees Bar and Kitchen. An excellent range of educational facilities are available locally, including Holy Trinity primary and Warden Park secondary schools, as well as several excellent independent schools within the district including Great Walstead, Cumnor House, Ardingly College, Worth, Hurstpierpoint College and Burgess Hill Girls.

The nearby town of Haywards Heath provides wider shopping facilities including Orchards Shopping Centre, two supermarkets including Waitrose and Sainsburys, Dolphin Leisure Centre, as well as a variety of bars restaurants situated on The Broadway. Haywards Heath mainline station is located approximately 2.9 miles from the property and provides regular services to London (approximately 45 minutes to London Bridge/Victoria), Brighton (20 minutes) and Gatwick Airport (10 minutes). By car, surrounding areas can be accessed via the A272 and A23/M23 with links to Brighton, Gatwick Airport and London.

Council Tax Band: G

Tenure: Freehold

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.

Read more