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Situated in a leafy setting on a desirable residential road, this attractive detached property enjoys a spacious plot surrounded by delightful gardens with far-reaching views towards Hove. With much character inside and out, the property has an array of period features including lead glass windows throughout, many with a striking stained glass design. The property is entered via an enclosed porch and a spacious entry hall with the ground floor accommodation having an easy, flowing layout. Interiors are decorated in a modern style, complemented by wood floors in many of the reception rooms. Of particular note is the 20ft sitting room with bay windows and access to the patio terrace; the room is of generous proportions ideal for entertaining and has a striking marble fireplace with open fire. Adjacent to the sitting room is an office and a separate dining room, with double doors leading to a conservatory overlooking the gardens and enjoying good light. The kitchen/breakfast room has space for a dining table for day-to-day dining under a roof light, with extensive storage space including a double larder cupboard and additional utility room. A range of country-style wooden units in a mix of wall and floor styles is complemented by granite worktops, and the property also benefits from a stylish cream AGA. Two cloakrooms complete the ground floor.
The first floor accommodation is accessed from a central hallway and comprises four bedrooms. The master bedroom benefits from fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room, while the three additional bedrooms share a family bathroom with integrated bath tub and basin unit. In addition, bedrooms two and four have access to a south-facing balcony with far reaching views over the garden and beyond.
The Green is a leafy residential area with excellent transport links in close proximity to a number of green spaces including Hove Park, Preston Park with its velodrome and Hollingbury Park Golf Course. The property is situated in a very convenient position close to Dyke Road Avenue which allows fast access to the A27 and A23 which are just minutes away as is the South Downs National Park. The property is within walking distance (0.5 miles) of Preston Park Station with direct services to London and Gatwick Airport. Local schools include Windlesham House, Aldrington Primary, Hove Park and Blatchington Mill Schools. Nearby amenities include a Waitrose supermarket and Goldstone Retail Park, with many other cafes and restaurants located nearby. For leisure amenities, Brighton centre is located 3.2 miles away and the coast is 2 miles away.
The property is approached via a good-sized brick-paved drive with off-street parking for several cars in front of a single attached garage with wooden barn-style doors. To the front, there is a delightful front garden with lawn, flowerbeds and shrubs, enclosed via low wall with hedges providing privacy. A side gate leads to the rear where there is a nicely landscaped garden laid to mostly level lawn and a number of flower beds and borders, with trees of various heights providing seclusion and year-round interest. Adjacent to the house there is a paved patio with steps leading to the lawn and space for garden furniture and pots. A second paved area to the rear provides hard standing for a charming wooden summerhouse.
2 Bath/Shower rooms (1 En Suite)
2 Ground Floor WCs
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