Covid-19 Update May 2021

RH & RW Clutton is following the latest Government guidance and is now operating as usual with most of our staff now working back in the office. We are however continuing with our strict Covid Health and Safety guidelines keeping our staff, our clients and visitors safe using social distancing measures, wearing masks and sanitising hands for meetings, property viewings and maintenance visits.

 

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East Grinstead (Head Office) – 01342 410122

Petworth – 01798 344554

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Upper Hartfield, East Sussex
£1600 pcm *Tenant Info | 3 bedrooms

Property features

• Semi-detached former farm cottage
• Currently undergoing an extensive refurbishment
• Newly fitted kitchen
• Double aspect reception room
• Study area
• Utility/cloakroom
• 3 Bedrooms
• Family bathroom
• Fine rural aspect and close to Ashdown Forest
• Lawned garden and off road parking

VIEWING
Strictly by prior appointment with the Landlord's letting agents, RH & RW Clutton 01342 410122.

SITUATION
The property is situated on a quiet country lane in Upper Hartfield, on the northern side of the Ashdown Forest, with a spectacular outlook over adjoining farmland. The village of Hartfield (1.5 miles) has local facilities including a primary school, village shop, church and public house. Forest Row (3 miles) offers a wider range of shopping facilities and recreational amenities, including cafes, public houses and restaurants and is also home to the popular Steiner Waldorf school, Michael Hall. Mainline rail services are available at Cowden (6.6 miles) with regular trains to London Bridge. East Grinstead and Tunbridge Wells 6 and 9 miles respectively have a more comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities. Godstone (M25) and Gatwick (M23) are easily accessible, both about 16 miles respectively.

DESCRIPTION
1 Hodore Farm Cottages is an attractive former farm cottage currently undergoing an extensive refurbishment after many years of occupation by a previous tenant. The entrance hall leads to a double aspect kitchen with a range of newly fitted units with built in electric oven and hob with extractor hood over, a dishwasher, and a freestanding fridge freezer. A spacious reception room provides living and dining space and enjoys a pleasant outlook over the front and rear garden. Beyond the reception room is a rear hall/study area with access off to the a utility with wc and containing the washing machine and tumble dryer or a washer/dryer.

On the first floor is a spacious landing with an airing cupboard and an elevated view of the garden. Doors lead to three good sized bedrooms, two with built in wardrobes, and each enjoying a pleasant rural outlook. The family bathroom has a modern white suite with low level WC, wash hand basin, a bath with shower over and a heated towel rail.

OUTSIDE
The property enjoys a fine rural aspect on a quiet country lane surrounded by farmland. There is a good sized garden mainly laid to lawn with numerous trees. Off road parking for several cars is available to the front of the property.

TENANCY
The property is to be let unfurnished on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy for an initial period of 12 months with a view to continuing monthly thereafter by agreement.

TENANCY APPLICATIONS & HOLDING DEPOSIT
Prospective tenants will be required to complete a preliminary application form should they wish to be considered for a tenancy. If you are successful in your initial application, RH & RW Clutton will collect the Holding Deposit (equivalent to one weeks rent) and will issue third-party referencing forms for completion.

PETS
Pets will only be allowed with the Landlord's specific written permission. If permitted, a £20pcm per pet will be payable in addition to the monthly rental.

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE (EPC)
The property has been given an Energy Rating of 'TBC'. The property benefits from full UPVC double glazing and a new central heating system has been installed.

TENANCY DEPOSIT
A deposit the equivalent to 5 weeks' rent will be payable prior to the commencement of the tenancy. This will be held by RH & RW Clutton as a stakeholder and will be registered with the Tenancy Deposit Scheme. The deposit will be refunded at the end of the tenancy, subject to the property being given up in a satisfactory condition and with no rent arrears or outstanding charges for which the tenant is responsible. The deposit may not be used in lieu of rent by the tenant.

REFERENCING & RIGHT TO RENT CHECKS
Prospective tenants will need to be credit-checked and fully referenced to include a financial and personal references and references from a previous landlord, if applicable. Copies of identification documents will be required as proof of identity to satisfy the Right to Rent Legislation and a utility bill will be required as proof of registered address.

MAINTENANCE
The tenant will be responsible for maintaining the garden and the interior of the house. The landlord will be responsible for the exterior and structure.

SERVICES
Mains electricity and water. The central heating system is oil fired. Private shared drainage. The solar panels mounted on the roof do not serve the property.

OUTGOINGS & OTHER CHARGES
For the duration of the tenancy, the tenant will be required to pay the Council Tax to Wealden District Council (Band E), Utilities, Communication Services (telephone/internet etc), TV Licence and any Green Deal Finance charges either directly to the suppliers or to the Landlord or their Agent, or a proportion, if shared.For a full scale of RH & RW Clutton's Tenants Fees please visit www.rhrwclutton.com/informationfortenants.

VIEWING
Strictly by prior appointment with the Landlord's letting agents, RH & RW Clutton 01342 410122.
 

To book a viewing or make an enquiry, please complete this form.