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Located close to Brighton city centre and in the catchment for fantastic local schools with excellent OFSTED ratings, this exceptional and substantial family home offers fabulous living space blending contemporary finishes with traditional tones throughout.
Versatile living accommodation is arranged over four floors of this beautiful period Victorian home. Having been sympathetically refurbished by the current owner the property retains period features throughout, benefitting from grand principal rooms and high ceilings throughout. Large entrance hallway leads through to main reception room with stunning period fireplace, bay window and stripped and polished floors. Second reception/dining room to rear with beautiful marble surround fireplace and stripped and polished floors. Custom built contemporary kitchen area which is well fitted with a range of units and integral appliances. From the kitchen there is a south facing balcony with steps down to garden. Original mahogany turning staircase leads to upper floors. The first floor half landing is serviced by a utility room with useful storage. First floor bedroom with bay window overlooking front, with custom built floor to ceiling wardrobes. Boutique style fitted contemporary bathroom with bath and power shower. Spacious Bedroom to rear with window overlooking garden. Turning staircase to second floor, with very spacious master bedroom with windows to front and rear flooding the room with natural light. On the lower floor of the house, (accessed through a separate lower entrance door) accommodation is arranged as a separate one-bedroom apartment, perfect for teenagers/relatives or as a rental income (£950 PCM). Large entrance hallway, reception room to front with bay window and fireplace. Double bedroom to rear overlooking garden. Contemporary well fitted kitchen with integral appliances and a range of white high gloss kitchen units. From the kitchen there is access to separate patio area with exclusive use for the lower apartment. Well-appointed bathroom with bath, power shower, w.c, sink and modern fittings. To the rear of the house is a beautiful mature landscaped south facing garden with raised sun trap deck area, perfect for late summer evenings.
The property is conveniently situated in a highly sought after residential enclave. The famous Brighton Laines & beach are within walking distance. Artist open houses run through the spring months along with summer fairs and street parties in Blaker's park/Preston park and surrounding streets. Looking for an evening out? The Duke Of York’s Picture house is one of the best in the UK along with great local pubs serving good food (try The Open House, Signal Man, Park View, Preston Park Tavern & Jolly Poacher). Good local shops and the open spaces of Preston Park within a short stroll away. Brighton mainline station is close with a direct link to Victoria, St Pancras & London Bridge accessible in less than one hour, perfect for commuters. Further good transport links directly to London from London Road station close by.