Bricklehurst School opened in 1959 as an independent mixed day school with nursery provision for ages 3 - 11. It closed on July 2020. It had a capacity for 130 pupils.
Set In 2.43 Acres With Tennis Court & Swimming Pool 26 Rooms - 7,059 sq ft (655.8 sq m)
Under the new Use Class E the premises would be suitable for financial services, professional services including offices, the provision of medical or health services for visiting members of the public and as a creche, day nursery or day centre.
The premises are located just off the B2099 Wadhurst/A21 road with Wadhurst being 2.2 miles to the northwest. It is 5.9 miles west of the Ticehurst A21 junction and 3 miles from Ticehurst itself. Tunbridge Wells is 9.3 miles to the northwest and Heathfield is 8.4 miles to the southwest via the A265.
This is a delightful part of rural East Sussex close to Lamberhurst Castle and Bewl Water.
There is a good train service to London from Wadhurst station taking just over an hour.
12 rooms 3,127 sq ft (290.5 sq m) including kitchen, preparation room & cloakrooms lobbies.
11 rooms 2,507 sq ft (232.9 sq m) some with lovely views across gardens.
302 sq ft (28.1 sq m)
632 sq ft (58.7 sq m)
491 sq ft (45.6 sq m)
Drainage is via a shared Klargester system. The Main Manor House benefits from oil-fired central heating. The swimming pool is heated via a Propane gas system.
The mention of any appliances and/or services in these details does not imply they are in full and efficient working order.
Local Authority: Rother Rateable Value: £57,000 UBR (20/21): 51.2p
Adjoining the property is a detached house with a small garden called Little Bricklehurst. This is an attractive 3-bedroomed residence with a 1st floor sitting room and balcony with views across the landscaped area.
This could be available for sale simultaneously with the main school building if it was of interest and would provide existing residential accommodation to complement some form of business use in the main building.
This is the side of the building with the entrance to the existing office area. The bay windows are most attractive with impressive views across the gardens.
Seen in the middle at the top, the additional car park, also the entranceway directly onto the B2099 Wadhurst A21 road.
Play areas, tennis courts and the white building which is the cover for the swimming pool.
In the bottom left hand corner is Little Brickhurst which is the family house which is in the same ownership as the Manor School but excluded from this particular sale at this time. It is available for purchase if residential accommodation is required ancillary to the main school building.
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