Benefiting from a wide corner plot, this most handsome and well-presented period property offers spacious and versatile accommodation with excellent ground floor reception space and a configuration to suit any growing family. Arranged over two floors the property is generously proportioned throughout and retains many charming period features sympathetically mixed with neutral decor to create a wonderful family home. A wide entrance lobby beyond the front door, opens into a spacious entrance hallway complete with wooden flooring and attractive cornicing with doors leading to all the principal reception rooms. To the front is an elegant sitting room decorated in a calming pale green with a beautiful marble fireplace and a wide bay window. In addition there is also a fantastic family room which is flooded with light from the floor-to-ceiling, one-and-a-half height windows. This room is an extension of the kitchen and provides the hub of the home over split levels, allowing the family to relax and dine together, whilst still retaining an element of separation. This cleverly designed room boasts wooden flooring and is angled to bring the garden inside, with doors opening onto it. The kitchen is fitted with a contemporary range of gloss white units with wooden work surfaces and a range of freestanding and fitted appliances. There is also a good size adjacent utility room.
A wide, pretty staircase with attractive art deco window on the half landing leads to the first floor. There are four bedrooms decorated in a neutral tones, one of which has doors to a balcony. This includes the master bedroom which has fitted wardrobes, a bay window and a spacious ensuite shower-room with a stylish twin pedestal basin reflecting the period of the house. There is access to a spacious loft which has potential for conversion (subject to the necessary consents). Completing the accommodation is a separate WC and a colourful family bathroom.
The house is located in a sought after residential road on this crescent of similar family properties road. Nearby are the amenities of Hove with its station and a range of local amenities including St Ann’s Well Gardens, Hove Park, Dyke Road Park with Dyke Road allowing easy access to the South Downs, the A27, A23 and Gatwick. Hove Lawns on the seafront are accessible as are extensive shopping and the amenities of central Brighton. Local schools include Windlesham House, Cardinal Newman Catholic School, Lancing Preparatory, The Drive Preparatory and The Montessori Place. TRAIN SERVICES: Hove Station is walkable (0.8 miles) with services to London and Gatwick Airport.
The huge garden is a particular highlight which widens to the rear and offers a plot of a particularly generous size with a high degree of seclusion. The property is set behind a front garden laid to stone paving with an array of shrubs with driveway parking to the side for several cars. Beyond this double gates lead to a detached garage behind which is a vintage and productive glass house with vines. Hidden behind this is a walled patio ideal for entertaining in the summer months. With trees and shrubs galore, the garden is divided into several areas with lawns, hedgerows, shrubs and other features include a box hedge circle, bird table, specimen trees, colourful shrubs and decking adjacent to the house.
2 Bath/Shower-rooms (1 En suite)
Kitchen/Dining Room Study
Ground Floor WC
Sought after residential area
2447 Sq Ft