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2 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

High Street, Alfriston, East Sussex

Sold STC £430,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II listed building
  • Village location
  • Ground floor shop
  • First floor apartment
  • Original features
  • Cellar space
  • Private courtyard garden
  • EPC - N/A

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to acquire an entire freehold building with a shop and residence on historic Alfriston High Street. This period property offers a unique set up, on the ground floor is a large shop front with several sections, utility space and W/C. Upstairs is a beautifully restored 1 bedroom apartment with a sympathetic combination of contemporary design and period features. The property further benefits from a large cellar space and rear courtyard garden.


Alfriston is a picturesque village situated at the foot of The South Downs in the National Park. Local businesses include the original Steamer Trading Cookshop, the nationally renowned Much Ado Books, the historic Badgers Tea House and the village Post Office. The parish benefits from a wealth of local amenities and attractions to include a 14th Century Clergy House, Drusillas Park and Zoo and The Clay Preacher offering clay shoot meetings. The internationally recognised Glyndebourne Opera House is located close by as is Charleston House, the Bloomsbury home of art and ideas.

Property ref: 121_1566_4284801

Front Entrance 
On street entrance with a half glazed door opening into shop.

Shop Front 
5.16m x 3.85m (16' 11" x 12' 8")
Windows overlooking the Alfriston High Street and further side window overlooking Rope Walk. Open feature fireplace to the centre of the room with exposed beams above. Opening through in to middle section 2.89m x 3.16m with window overlooking the side of the property.

Rear Shop 
3.68m x 2.68m (12' 1" x 8' 10")
Dual aspect room with solid oak floor and windows overlooking the side of the property and courtyard garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
5.74m x 3.71m (18' 10" x 12' 2")
Window overlooking the side of the property and further partly glazed door leading out onto balcony overlooking the rear garden. Vaulted ceiling with impressive exposed beams and high level storage area. Contemporary kitchen comprising granite work top incorporating a range of base and eye level cabinets and drawers. Inset sink with mixer tap and inset 4-ring electric hob with integrated NEFF oven. Further integrated NEFF dishwasher. Further built in storage cupboards comprising integrated fridge freezer and pull out ladder style storage.

Living Room 
4.69m x 4.04m (15' 5" x 13' 3")
Impressive exposed beams and large sash window overlooking Alfriston High Street with stunning views towards The South Downs.

3.68m x 2.68m (12' 1" x 8' 10")
Sash window overlooking the side of the property. Impressive range of bespoke fitted storage cupboards and double doors leading to bathroom.

Sash window overlooking the rear of the property and solid wood floor. Fired Earth suite comprising high level W/C, pedestal wash hand basin and freestanding claw foot bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Wall mounted heated towel rail.

Brick and tile paved patio with a range of mature trees, shrubs and bushes. Brick and flint boundary with a wooden gate leading to the rear of the property. Freestanding brick and flint store.

Rear Utility 
2.83m x 2.60m (9' 3" x 8' 6")
Window overlooking the rear of the property and door leading to courtyard garden. Cubical W/C and freestanding butler sink.

Accessed from the main shop with wood floor and underfloor heating. Hidden staircases to first floor apartment and down to cellar. Step up to additional utility area with space and plumbing for washing machine. Partly glazed door leading to courtyard garden.

5.67m x 2.24m (18' 7" x 7' 4")
Door opening to brick stairs descending from hallway. Fully boarded cellar with strip lights, split into two parts. Ideal for wine storage.

Door opening to stairs rising to the first floor apartment.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 October 2016

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