A rare opportunity to purchase this substantial and imposing five bedroom semi detached Victorian family home situated in a highly popular road being on level ground and within easy reach of a great deal of amenities. Having been occupied by the present owners for over twenty years, the property has been lovingly presented and reveals a wealth of original features to include; decorative ceiling mouldings, open fireplaces, sash windows, picture/dado rails, stripped wooden doors and floorboards. The accommodation is versatile and the rooms are generously proportioned. The property sits on a larger than average plot and therefore boasts a wide, approx 110' long well maintained rear garden which can be most admired from the roof terrace and a double width private driveway that leads to a a garage. Southwick Square is within easy walking distance and offers a comprehensive range of corporate and independent shopping facilities and amenities including; doctors surgery, library and nearby railway station offering city and coastal services. The property is also situated close to Glebe Primary School with Shoreham Academy and College located nearby in Kingston Lane. We highly recommend an internal viewing to truly appreciate the size and condition of this property. ENTRANCE VESTIBULE
Assumed original front door with patterned glazed panel, dado rail, picture rail, stripped wooden floorboards, high ceiling with feature ornate cornice with plaster mouldings, stripped wooden door with glazed panel and additional light panel above leading through to: ENTRANCE HALL
Radiator, stairs rising to first floor, dado rail, wall mounted central heating thermostat, stripped wooden floorboards, high ceiling with ornate plaster moulded corbels and cornices, original panelled stripped wood doors giving access to: BAY FRONTED LOUNGE 17' 2" into bay & chimney breast recess x 14' 2" (5.23m x 4.32m)
Feature bay window with Victorian style uPVC double glazed replacement sash windows, feature cast iron open fireplace with original wooden surround, radiator, stripped wooden floorboards, high ceiling with beautiful ornate plaster moulded cornices and central ceiling rose. DINING ROOM / SECOND RECEPTION ROOM 14' 7" into bay x 13' 11" into chimney breast recess (4.44m x 4.24m)
Dual aspect via extended bay window to side and glazed French doors to rear overlooking and leading to rear garden, feature cast iron open fireplace with tiled hearth and decorative wooden surround, picture rail, high ceiling with decorative plaster moulded cornices and central ceiling rose. BREAKFAST ROOM 14' 7" x 12' 0" into chimney breast recess (4.44m x 3.66m)
Two sash windows to side overlooking pretty side garden with pond, radiator, tiled chimney recess (previously used to house original Aga), full height storage cupboards fitted to one side of chimney breast recess with stripped wooden doors, matching full height cupboard with stripped wooden doors fitted to other side of chimney breast partially housing factory lagged water cylinder and central heating timer control, door giving access to under stairs storage cupboard with light housing fuse box and electric meter, serving hatch to kitchen, two wall light points, stripped wooden floorboards, smoothed and coved ceiling, doorway leading through to: KITCHEN 12' 0" x 8' 0" (3.66m x 2.44m)
Matching range of solid oak fronted floor, draw and wall mounted units with under unit illumination and contrasting roll edge work surfaces with matching upstands incorporating; inset one and a half bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with swan necked mixer tap, space for free standing gas cooker with concealed extractor over, space for eye level microwave, space and plumbing for dishwasher, space for under unit appliance, radiator, part tiled walls, tiled flooring, smoothed ceiling, sash window and double glazed door to side giving access to rear garden, wooden door giving access to: UTILITY ROOM/ LARDER
Subdivided into two sections:
Section One: 5'8" x 4'4"
Window to rear, work surface with space for appliances under, original Victorian meat safe, wall mounted shelving, tiled flooring, smoothed ceiling with inset spotlighting, leading through to:
Section Two: 5'8" x 4'0"
Window to rear, matching work surface with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier under, wall mounted 'Potterton' boiler, tiled flooring, smoothed ceiling with inset spotlighting, wooden door giving access to: GROUND FLOOR WC
White suite with chrome fitments comprising; low level WC with concealed button flush cistern, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, smoothed ceiling with inset spotlighting, patterned window to rear. FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Radiator, stairs rising to second floor, dado rail, built in low level shelved storage cupboard, smoothed ceiling, stripped wooden doors leading to:
MASTER BEDROOM 17' 1" to front of wardrobe doors x 16' 7" into bay &chimney breast recess (5.21m x 5.05m)
Feature bay window with Victorian style uPVC double glazed replacement sash windows, double glazed French doors to front giving access to balcony, radiator, decorative cast iron fireplace with glazed tiled hearth, fitted full height shelved and hanging wardrobe with cleverly designed high level matching cupboards above en-suite area, smoothed high ceiling with decorative coving and ceiling roses, stripped wooden door leading to: ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM
Contemporary fitted white suite with chrome fitments incorporating; step in tiled corner shower cubicle with sliding curved glass doors housing wall mounted 'Mira' shower, low level button flush WC, vanity wash hand basin with storage cupboard under and matching mirror with lighting above, wall mounted heated ladder towel rail, part tiled walls, tanked tiled flooring, smoothed ceiling with inset spot lighting, patterned double glazed window to side. BEDROOM TWO 13' 11" into chimney breast recess x 12' 7" (4.24m x 3.84m)
Sash window to rear offering delightful views of the rear garden, radiator, wardrobe fitted to one side of chimney breast, picture rail, smoothed ceiling with ornate coving and ceiling rose. BEDROOM FIVE 10' 4" x 7' 1" into chimney breast recess (3.15m x 2.16m)
Double glazed door to rear giving access to roof terrace, painted cast iron decorative fireplace, full height wardrobe with additional storage cupboard above fitted to one side of chimney breast recess, low level shelved storage cupboard fitted to other side of chimney breast recess, picture rail, smoothed ceiling. BATHROOM
Modern fitted white suite with chrome fitments incorporating; 'P' shaped shower bath with curved glass shower screen housing wall mounted thermostatic shower controls, riser and shower head, pedestal wash hand basin, wall mounted heated ladder towel rail, part tiled walls, tiled flooring, smoothed coved ceiling with inset extractor fan, sash window to side. SEPARATE WC
Feature replica high level Victorian flush WC, tiled flooring, smoothed coved ceiling, stripped wooden window and surround to side. SPLIT LEVEL SECOND FLOOR LANDING
Feature half window to rear, radiator, dado rail, loft hatch to roof void, smoothed ceiling, stairs to: BEDROOM THREE
Subdivided into 2 sections:
SNUG AREA: 9'5" X 6'10"
Double glazed Velux window to front, inset ceiling spotlighting, stripped wooden door to:
BEDROOM AREA: 11'11" X 9'3" into chimney breast recess
Double glazed sash window to side, radiator,built in wardrobe, access to under eaves storage, inset ceiling spotlighting. BEDROOM FOUR 12' 6" into chimney breast recess x 9' 4" (3.81m x 2.84m)
Double glazed sash window to side, radiator, decorative painted cast iron fireplace, build in wardrobe, access to under eaves storage, smoothed ceiling with inset spotlighting. ROOF TERRACE
Offering delightful views of the well maintained mature garden. REAR GARDEN Approx 110' at longest point incorporating side garden.
Decking area, pathway giving access to garage, brick bound elevated lawn area with mature flower and shrub borders featuring a sunken shaped pond, external power socket, two shallow steps leading to remainder which is laid to a well manicured lawn boasting a variety of well established, flower, shrub and hedge borders, access to brick built pitched roof shed (11'0 x 8'0 approx internal measurements). The garden is enclosed by brick walling and panel fencing. FRONT GARDEN
Pathway leading to front door, remainder laid to lawn with mature flower and shrub borders. GARAGE 14' 7" x 7' 10" max internal measurements (4.44m x 2.39m)
Approached via double width private driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles, double wooden doors to front, power and light, door giving access to rear garden.
**NO CHAIN** A substantial and imposing FIVE BEDROOM semi detached Victorian home offering a wealth of original features. Arranged over three floors, the property offers well presented deceptively spacious accommodation to include; THREE RECEPTION ROOMS, utility room, ground floor WC, master bedroom with EN-SUITE shower room, family bathroom with separate WC, roof terrace, approx 110' rear garden and a PRIVATE DRIVEWAY TO GARAGE. Book your viewing now to avoid disappointment!