This stunning two bedroom raised ground floor apartment has sea views from the living room and a rare to find, large landscaped garden. In a well kept Grade ll listed Regency mansion with the beach at one end of the terrace and Kemp Town village around the corner, this beautifully presented home with the mix of period detailing and modern finishes will appeal to homeowners, and those wanting a luxury weekend retreat.
Built by Thomas Cubitt and now Grade II listed this seaside Regency building has curb appeal with recently painted curved front, a delicate balcony and wrought iron railings. This apartment is reached through a cared for communal hallway the front door is next to the original staircase that sweeps up.
Inside, you are greeted with an oak floored hallway, which also runs into the lounge, with all rooms off the hall, this apartment has great flow and layout. To the front the west facing large lounge has magnificent high ceilings to hang your chandelier from. This room has an abundance of period features; decorative cornicing, picture rail, handsome grey marble statement fireplace and hearth which is the focus of the room, sash windows with sea glimpses and original shutters finish the room with high skirtings.
Set mere moments away from the eclectic and fashionable Kemp Town village, with its expanse of independent shops, trendy cafes, restaurants and welcoming pubs. The city centre is within easy reach via the frequent bus services at the top of the road, or a stroll along the beautiful Brighton promenade, as the sea is at the bottom of the road.
Unlike most apartments the kitchen is a separate room, screened from the lounge with glass blocks, that could be opened up if you wanted a more open plan feel. The kitchen with its wood cabinets with under cabinet lighting, is really well presented with black roll top work surface, inset four ring gas hob with electric oven under, the dishwasher and washing machine are integrated for a smart finish. Then next door is the bathroom, the roll top bath is ideal for lazy soaks and has the convenience of a shower over, with metro tiles in cream and green it's very tastefully decorated with period fittings.
The master bedroom to the rear of the apartment over looks the garden and has a calm and tranquil feel, being decorated with dark grey accent wall, the large 3/4 sash window lets light flood into the room with its high ceilings feels very roomy. There is plenty of built in wardrobes for those in need of storage. Next door is the second bedroom, also with built in storage with the double sleeping area on the mezzanine level with stairs up to it, the access to the wonderful garden is though this room.
The landscaped garden with flint wall surround is of a generous size, ideal for relaxing and sunbathing in, as you come out of your home you have a decked area ideal for alfresco dining, then a few steps down into the paved area with well established shrub borders.Reference: 231869