- Highly Sought After Location
- Period Features
- Stunning Throughout
- Three Receptions
- Two Bathrooms
- Views Over East Hill
- Views Over The English Channel
- Vintage/Period Fittings
- Over 3000 Sqft
- Built Circa 1840
- Live & Work From Home
- Baeutiful South Facing Roof Terrace/Gardens
- Direct Sea Views From Most Rooms
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Located in one of Burton St Leonards most desirable and sought after residential enclaves with direct views over the English Channel this exceptional home offers over 3,000 sqft of versatile living space over five floors with 13 ft high ceilings to principal rooms adding light and space on vast proportions. Built circa 1840 with exquisite detailing to finishes throughout, mixing vintage fittings with period detailing. Large south facing terrace with direct sea views, perfect for entertaining and watching the ships roll by. Superb position with the beach and the English Channel moments away. Magnificent in all aspects and designed in the most superior style with architectural and superior features throughout. This stunning five bedroom home will appeal to purchasers looking for a truly unique and stylish property.
The property is entranced through a grand entrance hallway with mahogany turning staircase to upper floors. On the first floor is a fabulous reception room with open feature period fireplace, floor to ceiling windows leading to balcony and doors to custom built kitchen/dining area. Master bedroom suite to rear with direct sea views, you can rise from your slumber and watch the waves from your bed. Boutique style ensuite shower room with contemporary fittings.
Second floor accommodation comprises of second kitchen/dining room with direct sea views, stunning south facing roof terrace /gardens of substantial size with panoramic views over the English Channel and towards the pier and East Hill. Large double bedroom with open fireplace and bay window to front. Vintage fitted bathroom with French deco suite.
Turning staircase to third floor accommodation; double bedroom to front with far reaching views over the roof tops of Burton St Leonards. Double bedroom to rear with far reaching views over the English Channel.
The ground floor of the building is a beautiful period store with excellent floor space and far reaching views of the sea to the rear. The ground floor features large display windows and is on the most desirable shopping high street in Burton St Leonards, perfect should you want to have a business and work from home.
On the lower floor is a huge space that could be used independently from the rest of the building (if required) as has rear access and offers excellent work/living space or potential to convert into a separate dwelling (STNC). The property is arranged as one title and is sold with freehold making this a very unique opportunity.
Located in one of St Leonards On Sea most desirable and sought after residential enclaves the property is on the Norman Road which offer numerous restaurants and a vibrant foodie scene. The beach and promenade are moments away and Hastings town is short stroll away. Artist open houses run through the spring months along with summer fairs and street parties. Looking for an evening out? Kino-Teatr Picture house is one of the best in the area along with great local pubs serving good food (try The St Leonard, Wine Shed and St Clements). Excellent local shops including Shop and Love cafe serving the best coffee and scrumptious things. St Leonards Warrior square station is moments away with a direct link to Charing Cross and Victoria (1h:30 mins) and Brighton accessible within 50 mins perfect for commuters.
Hastings has the largest fishing fleet in Europe that is launched from a beach, which is known as the Stade. The Castle built by William the Conqueror but now in ruins is at the top of West Hill and offers wonderful views of the area and Channel. The steepest funicular railway in Britain takes passengers from the Old Town up to the Castle.
Opened in March 2012, the award-winning Jerwood Gallery sits next to the fishing beach in Hastings’ historic Old Town. Open Tuesday to Sunday, the gallery is home to the Jerwood Collection of 20th and 21st century art and a varied temporary exhibition programme showcasing the best of modern and contemporary British art.
There are many other attractions in Hastings and St Leonards On Sea, both architectural and cultural. The fantastic Hastings pier (recently awarded pier of the year) hosts numerous live gigs and shows and is a wonderful place to visit. The town hosts several events throughout the year, which include the Hastings Half Marathon, the Jack in the Green Festival, Hastings Beer Festival, Coastal Currents and the Old Town Carnival.