This grand Victorian home offers a great deal of versatility with seven bedrooms and three reception rooms, set over three floors. There are many fine Victorian features with intricate coving,deep skirting boards and high ceilings throughout. On entering through a paneled entrance door there is a vestibule with double doors opening into an impressive entrance hall which sets the tone for what this fine home has to offer with high corniced ceiling, continuing throughout the house, deep skirting and rich natural wood doors. The sitting room, with its grand proportions, has a south facing bay window with the focal point being an attractive white marble fireplace. The dining room is also a magnificent space with moulded leaf cornice, two full height windows overlooking the front garden and a further window to the side with a white marble fireplace. The study is on the west side with a bay window and cast iron fireplace. To the rear of the property is a bespoke kitchen and breakfast room with a range of high and low level cupboards under a polished granite worktop around a central island unit. There are twin Neff ovens and a Smeg six burner hob and space for a double American style fridge. A pair of double doors open from the kitchen into the garden. There is also a large laundry room, cloakroom, and from the hallway there is a door that leads to a useful cellar/wine store. A turning staircase from the entrance hall leads to a half landing where there are two bathrooms and a separate WC. The first floor landing gives way to the principal bedrooms with an impressive master bedroom, having a wide bay window with window seat facing south, marble fireplace and a range of fitted wardrobes. The second bedroom is a large room with its own dressing room. There are two further double bedrooms on the first floor with all bedrooms having fitted wardrobes. The second floor is approached by the main stairway but there is a second stairwell which gives independent access allowing this floor to be used as a flat. On this floor there are three double bedrooms and a lounge with kitchen facilities. There are fantastic far reaching views over the Sussex countryside from the rear facing rooms. Tallinn is situated on a private road and is approached by a five bar gate to a driveway providing ample parking. The front garden has a high hedge giving privacy to the lawned gardens. To the rear there is a large patio and large lawned garden with established trees and shrubs.
The location is one of considerable convenience; for commuters, the Hassocks railway station is within immediate level walking distance, as are the Hassocks infant school, the outstanding Downlands community school. Recreational pursuits are also close at hand, by way of the Hassocks Golf Club & The Weald Lawn Tennis Club. The market town of Burgess Hill is found two miles to the north and to the south the cosmopolitan arts, business and entertainment centre that is Brighton, at just eight miles away.
Being within a short driving distance of the A23 at Albourne, providing access to the M23/Gatwick Airport, the M25 and in turn to the complete motorway network.
The mainline railway station is within immediate walking distance with regular services to London (Victoria circa 57 minutes) and the coast (Brighton 11 minutes service).