A modern country house situated at the foot of the South Downs with grounds of about 5 acres Entrance hall, sitting room, family room/study, expansive open plan kitchen/dining room, utility room, larder, cloakroom Master bedroom suite with ensuite shower and dressing room, 4 further bedrooms, two with ensuite shower rooms, family bathroom Multi-use oak barn with kitchenette, shower room and mezzanine level above Ground–source heat pump, under floor heating throughout, Heated swimming pool, tennis court Coach house with double carport and home office, three stables, garden machinery store Gardens and grounds of just over 5 acres Oaklands is an effortless example of a classic country property which offers all the benefits of a modern and light home in a traditional Sussex style. The house has been entirely renovated and extended in the last decade with new wiring, plumbing and a ground source External Office Multi-use Barn heat system installed. The barn was constructed in 2008 and offers excellent entertaining and bonus space. There is underfloor heating throughout the house and barn. The property is approached by a private, no-through road across the common. The position of Oaklands is unrivalled at the foot of the South Downs and stunning views can be enjoyed from every reception room and bedroom. Large hardwood windows and French doors bring the outside in and an expansive south facing terrace provide an envious sun trap adjacent to the swimming pool and barn. The grounds of just over five acres consist of park-like lawn leading to a large wild duck and carp pond, an insulated log cabin with power and a wildflower meadow.