4 Bedroom Terraced House (Now Sold)
Bates Road, Brighton, BN1 6PG
*Open Day Sat 29 April 2017* A stunning newly renovated and refurbished spacious 4 bed Victorian townhouse boasting a great location, 10 minutes from Preston Park train station and close to shops and restaurants, in the heart of the highly sought after Fiveways area of Brighton. For sale with NO CHAIN. This property could not be in a better location with a lovely community feel and also within catchment of highly sought after schools, including Dorothy Stringer, Varndean and Balfour.
This tastefully decorated and charming period property is a lovely and bright modern family home and finished to a stunning specification, whilst retaining its original period features. The property has undergone a full internal and external renovation.
On the ground floor off the entrance hallway is the first reception room, a spacious and light room with bay window, a period cast iron fireplace with tile inserts, stripped original wooden floorboards and original coving.
Walk through the hallway to reach a very useful second reception room with a second period fireplace with tile inserts, which then leads onto a stunning fully fitted family kitchen including island unit with porcelain floor tiles, providing ample space for a dining room table for a socializing space as the hub of the house.
Triple panel Bi-Folding doors fully open into a bright and beautifully presented, low maintenance walled garden. There is a lawned area with reclaimed oak sleeper flower bed and two areas paved with Indian Sandstone for alfresco dining in a nice warm sun trap.
The ground floor also has the benefit of a nicely presented downstairs WC and sink, as well as an understairs cupboard.
Upstairs you will have 4 bedrooms (the top floor bedroom boasts views over roof tops from the Juliet Balcony). There are new carpets throughout the bedrooms. On the first floor, enjoy a luxurious Victorian style bathroom complete with tiled floor, Victorian style towel radiator and mixer shower over bath. The second floor bedroom also has very useful storage areas and a luxury en-suite shower and WC.
The property benefits from a new gas central heating system and a full electrical rewire. To the front you have a small attractive front garden and ornate tiling leading to the front door.
The location is fantastic, being just a few minutes walk to Preston Park railway station, providing direct access to London, Brighton and Gatwick. You have the best of both worlds, because the beach is just over a 20-minute walk to the south. The property is also just a short walk to the vibrant town centre with amenities including a fantastic selection of shops, restaurants, delis and cafes. Preston Park is located close by and is very popular with local residents, dog walkers and runners. The park covers 63 acres and features a mix of large areas of open grass, mature trees, rose gardens and a pond. The park also offers recreational facilities and is equipped with very popular tennis courts, a cricket ground, a velodrome, a children's play area and a bowling green. A range of supermarkets are accessible in all directions including Sainsbury’s, Mark & Spencer Food and Asda. To top it all the property is within the catchment area for a great choice of local schools, including Dorothy Stringer, Varndean and Balfour, which are also within easy walking distance.
The train station is in a great situation within easy access to provide mainline direct trains to London (1 hr), Brighton (4 mins) and Gatwick Airport (35 mins).
A 5-minute drive South and you’ll find yourself in the beautiful and vibrant Brighton. 5 minutes North and you find yourself in the South Downs.
The property provides convenient access to the A27, and A23 and therefore the main motorway networks within a few minutes.
The accommodation comprises
Hallway leading to
Living Room: 4.4m (to bay window) x 3.5m (14’ 5” x 11’ 6”)
Reception Room 2: 3.5m x 2.9m (11’ 6” x 9’ 6”)
Open plan Kitchen Diner: 4.7m x 4.4m (15’ 2” x 14’ 5”)
Bedroom 1: 4.7m x 4.4m (into bay window) (15’ 2” x 14’ 5”)
Bedroom 2: 3.5m x 2.9m (11’ 6” x 9’ 6”)
Bedroom 3: 3.1m x 2.6m (10’ 2” x 8’ 6”)
Family Bathroom: 2.3m x 1.8m (7’ 7” x 5’ 11”)
Bedroom 4: 5.3m x 3.9m (Excluding cupboards) (17’ 5” x 12’ 10”)
En Suite Bathroom
Total Floor Area: 135m2 (1,453 sq. ft.)
The external walls of the building are newly decorated and is double glazed throughout. The property is being sold with NO CHAIN.
Please do not use the room sizes above to order things like carpets.