Crimbourne Stud is an exceptional residential equestrian property set in glorious West Sussex countryside boasting a Grade II listed farmhouse, guest annexe, immaculate gardens and grounds, indoor swimming pool, tennis court and 5 further residential properties. Outside is a wonderful stable courtyard, indoor school, paddocks and woodland and lakes extending to 48 acres as whole.
Crimbourne Farmhouse is an attractive part timber framed property with the original section, we understand dating back to 1450. Of typical build for the area the property is spacious and light and offers excellent family accommodation.
Upon entering the house through the front door is a welcoming entrance hall with traditional large Inglenook fireplace and gives access to the drawing room and main hall. The drawing room with triple aspect windows and fire place offers a room perfect for entertaining. The open plan well-appointed country kitchen with utility area is large enough for family use with aga, built in worktops and door to the patio garden with outside seating area. The property benefits from an impressive billiards room with its own bar and wine cellar with French doors to the gardens to the northern elevation of the house. A second bar is situated on the ground floor with a further sitting room and dining room.
There are two staircases to the first floor, the first taken from near the entrance hall gives access to three bedrooms and a family bathroom. One of the bedrooms on this floor is the master bedroom with high ceilings and exposed beams with its own sitting area, dressing room and large bathroom. Doors open out to a private roof terrace. A second staircase leads to a fourth bedroom, bathroom and access to the adjoining annexe/staff flat with sitting room and alternative barrel ceilings, kitchen/dining room and bedroom with ensuite.
A small courtyard area situated to the south of the house offers secure and safe parking area and easy access to the gardens and front entrance to the main farmhouse. Beautiful and well nurtured gardens surround the house with lawns and flowerbeds extending to the southern elevation of the house offering a pretty enclosed area with a garden path leading to the front entrance.
Outisde there are five further residential properties.
Crimbourne Barn is a three bedroom grade II listed converted barn with large open plan sitting room with traditional high ceiling and wood burner with multi aspect windows forming part of the old barn doors. A mezzanine floor forms a study area and leads into a double bedroom and bathroom. On the ground floor is a kitchen/breakfast room with two further bedrooms.
The Granary is a delightful one bedroom grade II listed part timber cottage with kitchen/dining room on the ground floor with adjoining sitting room and a double bedroom with ensuite and dressing room on the first floor.
Crimbourne Bungalow is within close proximity to the stable yard with its own access and parking area and is ideally positioned for staff accommodation. Hartsmead Bungalows lies opposite the driveway to the stables and on the other side of the public highway are two semi-detached bungalows.
1 Hartsmead bungalow is a two bedroom semi-detached bungalow with private parking and garden within close proximity to the 6 isolation stables and paddock.
2 Hartsmead Bungalow is a three bedroom semi-detached bungalow with private parking and garden within close proximity to the 6 isolation stables and paddock.
Please note that parts of the proeprty are subject to occupancy conditions. Further details are available from the vendor’s agent.
This property has 48 acres of land.
The extensive and beautiful gardens lie mainly on the north, east and southern aspects of the farmhouse. They comprise of beautifully stocked flowerbeds, manicured lawns, vegetable garden and attractive ponds with apple trees and soft fruit area. Beyond the terraced area to the back of the farmhouse is the indoor swimming pool situated in its own building with sauna, changing room with shower and store room. Outside is a small courtyard area with brick built barbecue.
Crimbourne also boasts its own field of vines which adjoin the gardens.
The stable yard at Crimbourne Stud has been the home to many successful homebred thoroughbreds over the years. The yard itself is delightful with 16 loose boxes with two foaling boxes and vet box set out in a traditional style with easy access to the adjoining paddocks and training facilities. There is a secure tack room, feed room and machinery store.
There are 6 further isolation boxes known as Hartsmead Stables which lie adjacent to Hartsmead Cottages.
An indoor manege (110’ x 57’) is located to the rear of the main stable block and offers training facilities and also indoor turnout with an open horse walker positioned adjacent.
Access to the paddocks is taken directly from the stable yard.
Crimbourne is situated approximately 4 miles from the attractive West Sussex town of Petworth and is similar distance from the village of Wisborough Green.
Crimbourne is approached via quiet rural lanes with the majority of the property set within a peaceful ring fenced block within attractive grounds, woodland and lakes. The local town of Petworth offers al the local and everyday amenities with Guildford offering a broader range of facilities including extensive shops, hotels and highly regarded schools, doctors surgeries and other community facilities such as libraries and town hall.