Property Overview

Clayton Hill

Hassocks ,BN6

Guide Price


  • Immediate ‘exchange of contracts’ available
  • Sold via ‘Secure Sale’
  • Development Opportunity
  • Freehold Bungalow dating back to c1880
  • Complete refurbishment / renovation project
  • Located within Clayton & South Downs National Park
  • Access via Clayton Hill
  • No chain
  • Exempt Energy Rating
  • Council Tax Band C

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Being Sold via Secure Sale online bidding. Terms & Conditions apply. Starting Bid £200,000

Hunters Land & New Homes are pleased to present this unique development opportunity on the foot of the South Downs National Park, and within easy reach of some lovely local Pubs, rural walks and Hassocks Train Station just a 5-minute drive away.

Being Sold via Secure Sale online bidding. Terms & Conditions apply. Starting Bid £200,000

Located off Underhill Lane & Clayton Hill, Hassocks sits this historical and rather unique property brought to the market by Hunters Land & New Homes.

Clayton itself is a popular village for families and professionals with easy access to some of the best schools in the South East, links to Brighton & Hove (a 5-mile drive away) and direct links to London & the South-Coast via Hassocks mainline train station just up the road. Nearby, you have the choice of several pubs within walking distance (The Jack & Jill, The Plough at Pyecombe and The Bull at Ditchling), and many rural walks and bridle paths across the South Downs National Park, right on your doorstep.

The Cottage, is a truly unique plot dating back to c.1890 and offers so much potential for redevelopment and renovating. Nestled within the mature trees and shrubs on the foot of the South Downs, access to the house is via Clayton Hill, and down an overgrown footpath. The building itself comprises of flint and brick-built walls, original fireplaces and a whole lot of character inside!

Viewings must be accompanied and by appointment only!

Auctioneers Additional Comments
Pattinson Auction are working in Partnership with the marketing agent on this online auction sale and are referred to below as ‘The Auctioneer’.

This auction lot is being sold either under conditional (Modern) or unconditional (Traditional) auction terms and overseen by the auctioneer in partnership with the marketing agent.

The property is available to be viewed strictly by appointment only via the Marketing Agent or The Auctioneer. Bids can be made via the Marketing Agents or via The Auctioneers website.

Please be aware that any enquiry, bid or viewing of the subject property will require your details being shared between both any marketing agent and The Auctioneer in order that all matters can be dealt with effectively.

The property is being sold via a transparent online auction.
In order to submit a bid upon any property being marketed by The Auctioneer, all bidders/buyers will be required to adhere to a verification of identity process in accordance with Anti Money Laundering procedures. Bids can be submitted at any time and from anywhere.
Our verification process is in place to ensure that AML procedure are carried out in accordance with the law.

A Legal Pack associated with this particular property is available to view upon request and contains details relevant to the legal documentation enabling all interested parties to make an informed decision prior to bidding. The Legal Pack will also outline the buyers’ obligations and sellers’ commitments. It is strongly advised that you seek the counsel of a solicitor prior to proceeding with any property and/or Land Title purchase.

Auctioneers Additional Comments
In order to secure the property and ensure commitment from the seller, upon exchange of contracts the successful bidder will be expected to pay a non-refundable deposit equivalent to 5% of the purchase price of the property. The deposit will be a contribution to the purchase price. A non-refundable reservation fee of up to 6% inc VAT (subject to a minimum of 6,000 inc VAT) is also required to be paid upon agreement of sale. The Reservation Fee is in addition to the agreed purchase price and consideration should be made by the purchaser in relation to any Stamp Duty Land Tax liability associated with overall purchase costs.

Both the Marketing Agent and The Auctioneer may believe necessary or beneficial to the customer to pass their details to third party service suppliers, from which a referral fee may be obtained. There is no requirement or indeed obligation to use these recommended suppliers or services.

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