With 40% of UK employees now enjoying flexible working hours and the option to work from the comfort of their home[i], the desirability for a private home office environment is undeniably increasing. Perfect for those taking advantage of this growing trend, Millwood Designer Homes final two properties at Lavender Fields in Isfield, East Sussex offer ideal home offices, as well as excellent travel links for residents to enjoy a winning work-life balance.
This unique hamlet style development is located in a beautiful countryside setting in the village of Isfield, the ideal working environment. Already proving popular with buyers relocating out of London for a lifestyle change, only two homes remain at Lavender Fields. Both Smithers Barn and The Farmhouse are impressive five-bedroom homes, combining period charm and flexible living accommodation for all the family.
Philip Brown, Sales Director at Millwood Designer Homes, comments: “The final homes at Lavender Fields provide the perfect opportunity for residents to work from home. In particular, Smithers Barn benefits from a separate home office or workshop, ideal for busy professionals looking to escape to a private and stress-free place to work. We have seen a number of buyers relocate from London looking for their dream country life and with just two unique properties remaining, we encourage those looking for freedom and flexibility, to come and visit.”
Providing plenty of space for all the family, Smithers Barn is a spacious six-bedroom detached house set across three storeys. Upon entrance to the home, there is a large drawing room with a brick-built fireplace and wood burning stove and a separate formal dining room. The spacious open plan kitchen/breakfast area features French doors leading out to the rear garden. Perfect for those wanting to work from home, Smithers Barn includes a study on the ground floor of the home, as well as a practical home office complete with kitchenette and cloakroom, adjacent to the detached double garage.
Moving upstairs, the master bedroom is complete with a walk-in dressing area with fitted wardrobes, and a four-piece en suite. A further four bedrooms are located on this floor, one with an en-suite bathroom, whilst the remaining bedrooms are served by the family bathroom. The second floor hosts a further two bedrooms, ideal for guests or rooms of leisure.
Ideal for families, Lavender Fields is close to highly rated Ofsted schools and colleges. For private schooling, Chailey Prep School and Lewes Old Grammar School, which caters for children from three to eighteen years old, both deliver consistently good results.
The homes are also within close proximity to an abundance of leisure activities including the outdoor tree top children’s adventure Branching Out and the East Sussex National Hotel, hosting a Golf Club and spa, a perfect place to wind down and relax, both less than a ten-minute drive from the development.
The village is host to a local Farm Shop, less than a half mile walk from Lavender Fields, selling a wide range of groceries and a butcher. For further amenities, the neighbouring towns of Uckfield and Lewes are less than six miles away. Both Uckfield and Lewes stations provide direct trains to Brighton, Eastbourne and London. There are also direct train services up to four times an hour from Haywards Heath to London Victoria. By car, the A26 links to the A21 for London and the M25 via Tunbridge Wells, whilst Brighton is just 15 miles from Isfield.
The Farmhouse is available for £1,249,000 and Smithers Barn is available for £1,295,000. For more information please visit www.millwooddesignerhomes.co.uk or call the sales team on 01825 480499.