DESCRIPTION A beautiful detached Victorian villa which has undergone extensive refurbishment. The accommodation has many period features,high ceilings, floor to ceiling french doors, large sash windows and arranged over three floors comprising of six bedrooms with a large open plan kitchen reception, self contained annex and lower ground floor flat. Oak flooring, three additional reception rooms, eight bathrooms, large driveway which can park 4 cars, south facing rear garden, separate studio/workshop and wonderful sea views. This property can be used as one large family home with an annex or as three self contained units, offering a lower ground floor flat and a first floor annex. The property is in an elevated position looking down the valley between the east and west hills within immediate walking distance to the popular Hasings old town. This must see property has much to offer.
LOWER & GROUND FLOOR Entrance hall with door to lower ground floor, door to living room/dining area/kitchen with a hall leading to the ground floor cloak/shower room and a bedroom, door to the front hall leading to a study and another bedroom with en-suite shower room and stairs to the first floor. Door leading to the living room and open plan kitchen/diner, from the living room a hall leads to a cloak/shower room and a bedroom with en suite bathroom. The living room, study and hall overlooks the rear garden with wonderful views toward the sea. Modern kitchen has granite style worktops and various integrated appliances. There is attention to detail throughout with high specification fixtures,fittings and fireplaces and Oak flooring. On the lower ground floor there is one bedroom, bathroom and kitchen dinner sitting room.
FIRST FLOOR From the open galleried landing there are two double bedrooms each with it's own en-suite, family bathroom suite and in addition on the first floor access to a separate guest accommodation which includes a large open plan kitchen with granite style worktop, Bosch induction hob, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, hooker boiling water tap, integrated appliances. The reception area has Oak flooring and enjoys wonderful rear views toward the sea.
OUTSIDE To the front of the property is an 80ft carriage driveway offering parking for a number of cars, twin double ornate gates and railings.To the side of the property is a studio/workshop and side access. The landscaped rear gardens are partially lawned and there is a large terrace with Indian sandstone ideal for entertaining , stunning southerly aspect views toward Old town and the ocean. To the rear of the garden there is an additional decked seating area surrounded by a herb garden.
Note: the property has planning permission for a balcony on the first floor and also to create a terrace on the lower ground floor and direct entrance from the side of the house to create a self contained flat.
LOCATION Located in one of Hastings most desirable areas the property in its elevated position is situated close to the Historic Old Town Hastings and a short stroll from the open spaces of the East and West Hills. The house is in perfect walking distance from the beach and close to the country park with miles of scenic walks through woods, meadows and the cliffs.
The Electric Cinema in the Old Town is great as is Kino-Teatr, which houses an independent cinema, theatre, the Baker-Mamonova Gallery, There are a Plethora of restaurants cafe's and bars and independent boutique shops situated in the Old town area and slightly further a field Kings Road and Norman Road in St Leonards offer Superb cafés like Fika and Sea Kale serve great drinks and food, using locally sourced ingredients, including fish caught that day from the fishing beach and prize-winning world-class wines from the many vineyards nearby.
Hastings railway station is close by with direct links to London Charing Cross and Victoria (1hr, 30 mins) and Brighton (accessible within 50 mins), perfect for commuters.