- Semi-Detached Period House
- Sought After Residential Enclave
- Close To Beach
- Immaculate Throughout
- Landscaped Garden
- Beautiful Period Features and Sympathetically Renovated
- Newly Restored Sash Windows
- Close to City Centre
- Central Brighton Location
- Close to London Road Station
- Close to Mainline Station
- Custom Built Contemporary Kitchen
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Constructed in 1888 a magnificent and substantial semi detached period home. This exceptional property has recently undergone a sympathetic and extensive program of restoration by the present owners with exquisite attention to detail throughout including period style double glazed sash windows. The property benefits from spacious principal rooms flooded with natural daylight from the front facing south elevation. Accommodation is extensive with living space of 1900 sqft over four levels.
The front elevation of the property features landscaped front garden with slate chip, mature hedge and gated side access to the rear of the house.
Large entrance hallway with original turning staircase to upper floors. Beautiful dual aspect reception room with south facing bay window to front and French doors to rear leading to garden. Wood burning stove to front reception room, perfect to warm by after a walk on the beach. Rear reception room with period fireplace and access to kitchen and garden. Stripped and polished original floorboards feature throughout reception and entrance areas.
Access from both hallway and reception to a stunning custom built kitchen/dining room, featuring central island and bi fold doors to garden, bringing the outside inside. Butcher block work surfaces and a range of base and eye level units providing good storage. Rangemaster fitted cooker with overhead extractor hood. American style fridge freezer, fitted dishwasher, oak flooring and metro ceramic splashbacks. Utility room to rear with plumbing/space for washing machine and tumble dryer and fitted storage. Separate contemporary fitted w.c/cloaks area.
First floor levels comprise of three spacious double bedrooms and newly refurbished boutique style family bathroom. The bathroom has beautiful ceramic floor tiling with, metro deco tiling surround the fitted bath. Fitted shower with water fall head over bath, wash hand basin and wc.
Grand sumptuous master bedroom located to the front of the house with period fireplace, built in wardrobes, bay sash window and single sash window with south facing elevations giving excellent natural light. Bedroom two overlooks the garden and has white washed wooden flooring, period fireplace and built in wardrobes. Bedroom three is located to the rear of the property and has double glazed bay window overlooking gardens, built in storage and neutral carpets.
Staircase to upper floor leads to large bedroom suite with far reaching views over the city skyline towards the English Channel. Boutique style ensuite shower room with w.c, wash hand basin and floor to ceiling ceramic tiling.
To the rear of the property are mature landscaped garden areas which can be accessed from the kitchen, reception and side entrance. Raised area with hardwood deck, lower patio area with York stone. Power and water tap and useful built in garden storage to rear of utility room.
The property is moments from the open spaces of Preston Park and close to the recently redeveloped Open Market and London Road/Preston Circus area which offer numerous restaurants and a vibrant foodie scene. 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 and Signal man). Excellent local shops including Arkwright's delicatessen and Moe's at The Circus serving the best coffee and scrumptious things. London Road station is close by with a direct link to Victoria accessible in less than one hour, perfect for commuters. Further good transport links directly to London from Brighton mainline station. The property is located in a highly sought-after area and in the catchment for numerous renowned schools with excellent Ofsted ratings.