2 bedroom cottage for sale

Old Town, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 3BX

Guide Price £325,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

ROOMS Living room, Dining room, Kitchen, Landing, Two bedrooms, Bathroom, Gas central heating, Courtyard. 

LOCATION The property is situated on high ground in the Conservation Area of historic Old Town with its bohemian atmosphere, close to amenities, local shops, independent boutiques, restaurants, the Jerwood Gallery, seafront and fishing harbour. Within one mile is Hastings town centre with promenade, the White Rock Theatre, museums, cinema, mainline railway station, Heritage Centre, Castle and Priory Meadow Shopping Centre. Immediately adjoining Tackleway is East Hill Country Park with over 267 hectares of ancient woodland, heath land and grassland close to dramatic cliffs and coastline. Most of the area has been designated a Special Area of Conservation and a site of Special Scientific Interest.  

DESCRIPTION An attached early/mid C19th cottage presenting weatherboard clad and brick external elevations set with sash windows beneath a pitched tiled roof. A single storey addition was added in 2003. The accommodation is arranged over two levels, as shown on the floor plan. 

GROUND FLOOR A stable door to the rear opens into a kitchen which is fitted with a range of cupboards and drawers with work surfaces to three walls with an inset stainless steel sink, below counter space and plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, space for a fridge freezer and a 4 burner gas hob with a double oven under. Adjoining is a double aspect dining room overlooking the garden with a vaulted ceiling & exposed beams.
The well-proportioned living room has a sash window to the front, exposed beams and studwork, a brick fireplace with a gas fired enamel stove and fitted display cupboards to either side as well as a part glazed door with a fanlight above to outside. 

FIRST FLOOR On the first floor the landing has exposed studwork, an attractive Georgian balustrade and a hatch with ladder access to the roof space. Bedroom 1 has a tall sash window providing views of the Old Town and an original fireplace with a duck's nest grate. Bedroom 2 has a window to the rear and fireplace of the period. The bathroom has white fitments comprising an old pine panelled bath with a shower attachment, a wash basin set into a vanity unit and a close coupled w.c, together with an airing cupboard. 

OUTSIDE To one side of the cottage is a small enclosed garden set down to paving with a secluded seating area and pedestrian gate onto Wood's Passage. 

PARKING Permanent residents are entitled to apply for two annual permits per household and can also request short term permits for their visitors. Residents' permits are currently £75 per year for the first vehicle and £120 per year for the second vehicle. The possession of a resident permit does not guarantee a parking space. 

NOTE The sweeping image of Old Town Hastings is taken from nearby East Hill Country Park.

 


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21 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Ore (0.6 mi)
  • Hastings (0.8 mi)
  • St Leonards Warrior Square (1.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Ore (0.6 mi)
  • Hastings (0.8 mi)
  • St Leonards Warrior Square (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Phillips & Stubbs, Rye

47-49 Cinque Ports Street, Rye, TN31 7AN

01797 720007 Local call rate

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