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3 bedroom terraced house for sale

Southover High Street, Lewes

Offers in Region of £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Historic and picturesque location
  • Wealth of characterful features
  • Easy walk to the Railway Station
  • Garage + further parking space

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Timbers is in the historic and picturesque area of Southover, which includes Anne of Cleves House, Priory Crescent, Southover Church, Priory Monastery and the Grange Gardens. Southover High Street is approximately two hundred yards from the Railway Station (London Victoria 65 minutes and London Bridge) and is a 15 minute walk to the High Street with its historic centre including fine restaurants and pubs as well as individual boutiques and three superstores, including Waitrose. The town also provides a wide range of cultural events, clubs and leisure amenities with countryside walks never far away.

A ‘chocolate box` property, being the middle one of three within this fine white rendered and black timbered Grade II listed C16 building of glorious character. The property has attractive beams to its main rooms with period fireplaces, skirtings and floorboards. The top floor bedroom has outstanding views over Southover to Lewes Castle. There is a fitted kitchen, modern bathroom, gas central heating and part double glazing to add to a walled patio garden and garage with additional car parking space, considered ‘gold dust` in Lewes.




Period arch with original oak doors and tile floor. Electric light and sensor.

Coloured leadlight window. Oak door to sitting room with exposed wooden architraves. Electric meter cupboard. Cloaks hanging space. Exposed ceiling beam.

19` x 13` (5.79m x 3.96m). leadlight bay window to Southover High Street. Further original leadlight window. Magnificent original exposed ceiling beams, upright columns and raised period beamed skirting. 2 double radiators. Storage cupboard with shelves and coloured leadlight glazed door. Feature fireplace with cast iron coal effect gas fire and exposed bressummer beam.

14`10 x 10`3 (4.52m x 3.12m). Picture window, further window and stable door to rear garden. White fitted kitchen with white sink unit, mixer taps and cupboards under. Bosch fitted dishwasher. Space for electric cooker. Elica extractor hood. Range of wall cupboards. Oak floor. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Telephone point. Double radiator. Oak stairs to first floor.


Leadlight window to rear garden. Exposed wood panelled doors, architraves and skirtings. Exposed oak stairs to second floor. Airing cupboard with pre-lagged copper hot water tank with immersion heater, programmer and slatted shelves. Feature arch with original exposed columns to:-

Fitted bookshelves.

13`6 x 10` (4.11m x 3.05m). Leadlight windows with secondary glazing to Southover High Street. Original exposed ceiling and vertical period beams. Radiator. Triple wardrobe cupboard with hanging rails and shelves. TV point.

10` x 10`9 (3.05m x 3.32m). Leadlight window. Radiator. Spotlights. Wash hand basin with cupboards under. Fireplace area with exposed horizontal and vertical beams. Ceiling beams. Double wardrobe. Access to loft.

6`4 x 6`3 (1.93m x 1.90m). Double glazed leadlight style windows. White suite of wood panelled bath with mixer taps, Mira Excel shower, shower curtain and rail. White tiled walls. Wash basin. Low level w.c. Fitted shelves. Extractor fan.


14`6 x 10` (4.42m x 3.05m). Double aspect room with attractive views. Picture windows overlooking Southover including superb roofscape view to Lewes Castle. Exposed chimney breast. Exposed wooden floorboards. Potterton Kingfisher gas fired boiler. 2 wardrobe cupboards. Fitted shelves. Spotlights. Smoke alarm.


Paved rear patio with white stone walls. Wrought iron gate to pathway leading to garage and parking space.

8`6 x 17`8 (2.59m x 5.38m) with double doors plus parking space, approached from Potters Lane.

On foot from our office, turn right then right again down Station Street. Continue past the Railway Station and bear right at the mini roundabout onto Priory Street. At the next mini roundabout continue straight on and you are now in Southover High Street. Passing Southover Church on your left and Anne of Cleves House on your right, you will come to Potters Lane, also on your right, and no.50 is then the second property on your right.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 May 2016


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