Cantelupe Road - £799,000 For Sale
This impressive house built in 1887 is a former Bexhill mayor’s residence and it is now on the market for sale with the benefit of a large two bedroom and living room annex at ground floor level ideal for the extended family. It is presented in very good decorative order and with many original features such as stained glass windows, a beautiful staircase, fireplaces and an inglenook. It is located within easy walking distance to all the town centre amenities and to the Bexhill promenade.
The property is approached via a few steps up from the pavement to a covered porch and an original front door. This in turn leads into an internal lobby and another feature leaded light grand door into the hall. There is a fireplace and a grand staircase with a large leaded light window with stained glass patterns. On this floor there are two large southerly reception rooms and a study. There are also steps down to the annex and to the kitchen. The annex comprises two bedrooms, each with their own shower rooms, a separate living room and a small utility. There is access to the large kitchen and breakfast room as well as a boiler room and separate WC.
On the first floor there are three bedrooms, two with ensuite bathrooms and a separate bathroom. There is also a flight of stairs to the top floor which enjoys southerly distant sea views. On this floor there are three more bedrooms and a bathroom.
COVERED PORCH :
Timber front door with leaded light side windows.
INTERNAL LOBBY :
Beautiful leaded light door with obscure glass leading into the hall.
Feature fireplace, grand staircase leading to the first floor, doors to reception rooms.
DINING ROOM :
Southerly windows, feature fireplace, coved ceiling, radiators and archway to the lounge.
Southerly windows, inglenook fireplace, coved ceiling and radiators.
Window to the garden, radiator and power points.
Access by means of a few steps down from the hall. There are two bedrooms each having a shower room with WC and leading to the garden. There is also a living room and a utility room/kitchenette. There is also access through a boiler room into the kitchen.
A few steps down from the main hall into a small reception area and then into a large kitchen fitted with many appliances and a central island. This in turn leads into a breakfast area with access to the side and rear garden. From the kitchen there is access to a large cellar and also a separate staircase to the first floor.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING :
Window to the side, radiator and staircase to second floor.
BEDROOM 1 :
Southerly windows, fireplace, radiator, door to ensuite bathroom.
ENSUITE BATHROOM :
Window, shower cubicle, roll top bath, WC, wash hand basin, part tiled walls and radiator.
BEDROOM 2 :
Southerly windows, fireplace, radiator, door to ensuite shower room.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM :
Window, shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.
BEDROOM 3 :
Double glazed window to the rear, radiator, blocked off fireplace.
Velux window, bath, WC and wash hand basin.
Staircase leading back down to the kitchen and staircase to the second floor.
SECOND FLOOR LANDING :
Second floor landing with window to the side, radiator, access to loft.
BEDROOM 4 :
Southerly window, fireplace, radiator.
BEDROOM 5 :
Large southerly bedroom with built in wardrobes and access to eaves storage, radiator.
BEDROOM 6 :
Window to the rear, fitted wardrobes, radiator.
Outside there is a very attractive front garden and access to the side garden with mature shrubs and borders. There are seating and covered areas to enjoy the full extent of the rear garden.
ENERGY EFFICIENCY REPORT :