Property Wonderful homes in West Sussex
Equestrian homes situated in Hickstead showground’s home county
Bognor Road, Near Horsham
For you: surrounded by rolling fields, this single-storey home is nestled in a tranquil area of rural countryside. The versatile interior layout includes an entrance lobby, dining and sitting rooms, conservatory, kitchen, utility room, three double bedrooms including one en suite, and a family bathroom. Outside there is an attractive garden area with a swimming pool, hot tub, summer house and dog compound.
For the horses: situated on the three acres of pasture is a stable yard, which consists of seven loose boxes. The 20x40m Pasadasurfaced outdoor riding arena has been well maintained by the present owner and the paddocks are all fenced with quality postand-rail. As well as four field shelters, the yard benefits from a CCTV system. There is also a boot room/tack room facility. Usp: the property offers a chance to enjoy living in your own rural enclave, yet be within a short drive of Warnham, Dorking and Horsham, which offer mainline rail links to London, and easy access to the A24 linking to the A264 and M25.
£795,000, Equus Country and Equestrian, 01892 829014, equusproperty.co.uk
AMBLEHURST MANOR FARM
Wisborough Green, Near Horsham
For you: sitting in over 10 acres of grounds, this traditional Sussex barn conversion benefits from a number of impressive rooms, which are coupled with delightful views. Offering accommodation mostly over a single level, the house has a family kitchen complete with a sitting area, four double bedrooms, one bedroom guest annexe, six bathrooms, and also features landscaped gardens.
For the horses: four purposebuilt loose boxes, a solarium and a tack room sit alongside spacious paddocks that overlook a picturesque River Kird frontage. There is an external washdown area with lighting. The land gently undulates and is laid to pasture, part post-and-rail fenced.
Usp: the property features a detached period outbuilding, which has been recently renovated to provide a gym, office and home cinema facilities. The village of Wisborough Green is the archetypal English village with its cricket green, primary school, church, pubs, village store and post office, also offering residents regular main line services into Victoria and Waterloo stations. £2.65m Savills Guildford,
01483 796800, savills.co.uk
Wineham, Near Henfield
For you: a nine-bedroom country house set in the centre of its own grounds. There are five bathrooms and the master bedroom has an en suite bathroom with underfloor heating. A top-floor viewing platform provides a spectacular sight of the surrounding grounds. For the horses: included in the 46.5 acres of woodland and pasture is a selection of outbuildings which lend themselves to equestrian use. There are three separate lots of paddock and woodland available by separate negotiation. Ideally situated for the local equestrian scene with The All England Jumping Course, Hickstead, and arena polo club within three miles.
Usp: dating back to the early 20th century, the property has been considerably updated and was extended in 2006, creating a modern feature room on the west side of the property overlooking the gardens. The grounds include a lake located at the end of the driveway.
£3.2m Knight Frank,
020 7167 2491, knightfrank.co.uk