This bright home is situated in quirky Hanover; a popular area of Brighton known for its community spirit, organic market and characterful homes, all within a short distance of the city centre.
This classic Victorian house has been improved and extended by the current owners, to form a warm and welcoming house full of character and charm. In keeping with Hanover and its colourful streets this house is painted light blue.
As you enter through the front door you are met with a lovely warm oak wood floor, which continues into the lounge, running up the stairs is beautiful bright pink velvet carpet, purchased from a local independent supplier. To your right is the lounge, with a large double glazed wood bay sash window, with a built in window seat. Either side of the chimney breast in the alcoves you will notice built in shelves, always useful for storage.
Behind the lounge off the hallway you will find the family bathroom, a modern room with traditional style fittings, a shower cubicle fully tiled in white metro tiles purchased from Fired Earth. A roll top bath with ball and claw feet, mixer taps with a hand held shower. The hand basin with a towel rail under, is positioned next to the floor standing WC. Above the WC the boiler is very discreetly positioned behind a door, an over sized mirror, with hidden storage behind, the lovely light and bright bathroom is finished off with grey ceramic floor tiles.
On the first floor landing the oak flooring continues. The current owners children occupy the bedroom on the left. Keeping with the theme the velvet carpet, in this room is turquoise. Built in shelves are fitted to the right hand side of the chimney breast, a large double glazed wood sash window nicely frames the lovely green view.
Coming back out onto the hallway you will notice more storage under the stairs. To the front of the house is another double bedroom, a floor to ceiling built in wardrobe is installed to the right of the chimney breast, and to the left, once again shelving and a double glazed wood sash window, finally on this floor is the study, with a whole wall of fitted shelving.
Continuing up the stairs to the loft conversion, this time via orange velvet carpet. Once at the top you will find the shower room, including a hand basin and WC. Just past the shower room is a large bedroom, currently housing a super King sized bed. At the back of the house is a large double glazed window, to the front is a Velux, giving ample views across the city from both aspects.
Into the lower ground area, via the stairs laid with Seagrass carpet is the kitchen, dining and living area, all opened into one, to create a great family space. The living area has a built in media unit, neatly installed under the staircase. There is a set of patio doors leading directly out onto a set of steps, these take you up to the garden, which can also be accessed via the ground floor.
The kitchen floor is laid with slate tiles from Fired Earth as are the metro tiles on the walls. The kitchen units are white high gloss, with solid wood worktops. Appliances included are a range oven, an Elica extractor fan, a butler sink with an Abode mixer tap. The whole of the basement is fitted with spot lights. Hidden behind a cupboard door on the wall above the kitchen units are the gas and electric meters, along with the fuse board.
The south east facing brick laid garden is the perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee, or to entertain family and friends for a summer lunch. A wooden shed, providing essential storage is includedReference: 230709