This four-bedroom family home offers spacious accommodation of excellent proportions and is situated in a most desirable location within easy reach of the amenities of central Hove and the seafront. The property is offered in good condition throughout and provides excellent scope for further modernisation. Many of the rooms include period features, such as stained-glass windows, picture rails and panelling, which are complemented by more modern innovations such as underfloor heating. With accommodation arranged over three floors the property benefits from good storage throughout, including a number of cupboards and a large loft. The accommodation is entered via a covered porch leading to a central hallway with double aspect 27ft sitting room, a wc, kitchen and dining room with two sets of doors opening to the garden. In addition there is a washing room/utility providing internal access to the garage. The two reception rooms are of an excellent size with plenty of space for the growing family as well as entertaining.
On the first floor there are four good size double bedrooms, including a master bedroom with en suite bathroom featuring both a corner bath and separate shower. The three further bedrooms share a shower room.
On the second floor there is a substantial loft with Velux windows that offers excellent scope for further development (stnc).
Portland Avenue is a popular street of similar detached properties close to central Hove and its many amenities, including the shops, bars and restaurants of New Church Road on the doorstep. The street is within easy distance of both the seafront and Portslade mainline train station (0.6 miles), which offers direct services to London and Gatwick Airport. Nearby is Wish Park, Hove seafront with Lagoon and children’s play area and a range of local services with Brighton city centre further along the coast. The convenient thoroughfare of Dyke Road allows access to the A27, A23 and Gatwick. Local schools include Windlesham, Hove Junior, West Hove Infant, Brunswick Primary, Aldrington Primary, Hove Park School, the Bilingual Primary School and Blatchington Mill Schools.
To the front the property benefits from a low-maintenance paved garden including off-street parking within a brick-paved driveway and a separate paved area for pots, with scope to enlarge the driveway if required. Additional parking is within a single integral garage with electric door and on-street parking is available locally on Portland Avenue (permit required). The rear garden is of a good size and is mostly laid to lawn, with a number of flowerbeds and two fruiting pear trees. There is space for outdoor entertaining on the paved patios. There is also an attractive wooden shed.
2 bath/shower-rooms (1 en suite)