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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Lewes Crescent, Brighton, BN2

£289,950

Property Description

Key features

  • bn2
  • regency dream
  • 572 sq ft
  • Kemp Town
  • East facing balcony and access to the enclosures
  • H zone parking

Full description

regency dream



In an exclusive garden crescent this two bedroom apartment has access to the famous enclosures with the tunnel to the beach as well as its own east facing balcony with stunning views of the coast. Set within a magnificent grade I listed building once the home of Lord Elwyn Jones, Lord Chancellor, and his artist wife Pearl Binder, the apartment is ideal for busy sea lovers who like to entertain and with the station, shops and restaurants in easy reach, this secure home will also appeal to weekenders.



In brief:


Style: 2nd floor apartment in Grade I Regency Crescent


Bedrooms: 2


Living rooms: 2


Area: 572 sq ft ; 53.2 sq m


Outside: East facing balcony, access to the enclosures


Parking: H zone


Location: Kemp Town



Why you’ll like it:


Lewes Crescent with its Grade I listed mansions designed by Busby and Wilds to embrace the garden enclosures and framed by the sea continues to be one of Brighton’s most sought after addresses. The entrance to this impressive building looks west across the landscaped grounds and has a pillared porch and a front door secured by an answer phone service. A second, secure door leads to a quiet communal hall with period details and this apartment on the second floor is brighter than most as it has windows in three external walls and is also quieter as there is no one above you.


A quirky hallway with refreshingly practical flooring and a ceiling really high above your head invites you in and the apartment is thoughtfully arranged to make the most of the balcony and views at the back. To your right, a luxury bathroom with gleaming stone by the shower above the bath, a heated towel rail and a window is well placed both for guests and for the two peaceful bedrooms which are on each side of the hall and which, unusually, both have large windows to light wells. Each room has interesting angles with the master measuring 3.5m x 2.8m and the second bedroom, currently used as a study, has built in storage and opens to a fire escape platform so it is nice and airy.


Along the hall, the spacious living room spans the full width of this part of the building and is full of morning sunshine streaming through twin pairs of French doors which bring in stunning coastal views and open to an elegant balcony from which to enjoy them. Inside is large enough for both relaxing and entertaining, a feature fireplace is in the corner and the kitchen is discreetly separated from the living space behind a peninsular island which has a glittering splash back. There is a chic mix of glass and grey units providing plenty of counter space and the electric hob and oven are integrated for you beneath a steel extractor. Plumbing is already in place for a machine and there is space for wine above the integrated fridge and freezer- so all you need to do is choose your level of lighting, open the room to the magnificent sea views and start the party.



Bear in mind:


This prestigious seafront Crescent with access to the beautiful garden enclosures is in a sought after location and this unique home has private outside space as well.



Owner’s secret:


“The enclosures are a real joy to explore and have a tunnel to the beach, but we love being able to sit in the sunshine having breakfast on the balcony on lazy Sundays”



Where it is:


Shops: Kemp Town Village and the Marina are both within 5 minutes, The Lanes a 5 minute cab ride


Station: Brighton mainline 15 minutes by bus


Seafront or Park: Both, the beach is a few minutes through the tunnel from the acres of garden


Closest Schools:


Primary: St Marks C of E


Secondary: Varndean or Dorothy Stringer


Private: Brighton College



This unique apartment is within minutes of the sea and the fashionable Kemp Town Village with its bohemian mix of cafes, shops and restaurants. The Cosmopolitan Marina and the Theatres of Brighton are both within easy reach as are the Georgian Lanes and the Brighton Pavilion. Close to one of the top ten schools in the country, the award winning Brighton College, this exceptional home’s proximity to Brighton Station with is excellent links to Gatwick and London make this a viable proposition for those needing to travel.




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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Brighton (1.6 mi)
  • London Road (Brighton) (1.9 mi)
  • Moulsecoomb (2.1 mi)
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110 St. Georges Road, Brighton, BN2 1EA

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Nearest stations

  • Brighton (1.6 mi)
  • London Road (Brighton) (1.9 mi)
  • Moulsecoomb (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Brand Vaughan, Brighton

110 St. Georges Road, Brighton, BN2 1EA

01273 839108 Local call rate

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