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11 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Dane Road, St. Leonards-on-Sea, TN38

Sold STC £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 11 beds
  • 40 foot kitchen diner
  • 3 reception rooms
  • beautiful open stair case
  • seperete annex
  • parking for 4/7 cars
  • wonderful shoe room
  • separate laundry
  • lots of original features
  • 3 ensuites

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This Victorian home simply oozes kerb appeal. With its  5 stories, 4 balconies and many other attractive  external decorative features it makes for a very handsome house. 
The house was made at a time when big ornately designed rooms were the fashion. This beautiful house retains many of its original features. Including stunning ceiling roses cornices, floor to ceiling bay windows with wooden shutters open fire places sliding sash Windows and a stunning open central stair case. 

As you enter from the lower ground front door you walk into the vestibule with access to the boiler room and the larger hall from which there is access to the laundry the kitchen diner, the cellar, the downstairs loo and a generous pantry. 

The fully fitted 40 foot kitchen diner comprises of a curved central island unit and a separate breakfast bar and a run of high gloss cream round ended units along the wall all with onyx work tops. There is separate access to the garden. The dining end of the kitchen encompasses two large hand made dressers in the chimney recess  and a bay window to the front of the property. There is also an open fire place.  

Adjacent to the kitchen is the generously sized laundry. With spacing for 2 washing machines and 2 tumble dryers a separate Belfast sink and ample storage.
From here you can access the fully  functioning dumb waiter lift that services the two floors above. 

The large walk in pantry is shelved out to accommodate an under counter fridge and freezer And all of your favorite foods drinks and special treats. The position of the pantry ensues that it stays cool all year round. 
Stairs leading to the main hall
From this beautiful ornate hallway with ceiling roses, arches and cornices you access the lounge the dining room a separate loo and the boot room. As well as the front door porch. 

The stair case winds round and climbs three further floors with open views to the top of the house.
 The dining room is part is panelled from the floor to dado rail height. With a large bay window complete with original shutters at the far end. There are two open fire places at either sides of the room and a whole host of original features including cornices and ceiling roses and two chandeliers.  The dining room currently houses a large antique dining table with 12 chairs. The table will if agreeable to the purchasers will stay with the property. It was purchased for over £6000. 

The the lounge is another very generous and wonderfully ornate room. It has a stunning ceiling rose and cornices. it has an open fire place with a new fully lined log burner and a large bay window with original shutters. Both these rooms have a ceiling height of about 12 foot which just adds to the opulence. 

The boot room was hand built and designed to fit in with the modern life style. It is a shoe lovers dream that offers a designated separate space for each pair of shoes. The room will accommodate 179 pairs of shoes 12 pairs of boots 2/4 sets of skies and boots and a host of coats. 
The hall way is the first stop for the dumb waiter which opens opposite the dining room. 

Stairs leading to first floor. 

At the top of the stairs is a separate loo. Next to which  is a beautiful family bathroom. Featuring a standalone shower free standing roll top bath and impressive glass sink . It has a an open fire place and features  a fully tiled floor. 
Bedroom 1  “the White room” is a large ornate double room with ceiling rose and cornice. It has a large bay window open fire with mantle and a glass sink. The floor consists of the original floor boards plated white with a central rug. 
Bedroom 2 “the Red room” is an absolutely stunning example of Victorian architecture. It has a fabulous open fire place and mantle  housing a beautiful antique fire guard. There is a stunning floor to ceiling bay with double doors opening on to the balcony to the front of the property. The room also features a roll top bath and Victorian sink in a large dressing area. Again there is an  amazing ceiling rose and cornices and chandelier. This whole floor has 10 foot ceilings creating the feeling more space. 

Stairs leading to 2nd floor. 
Bedroom 3.  This is a double room currently shelved out for storage. This room has stunning sea views. We have only ever used it for storage for the families hobbies. 

Bedroom 4. Currently set up as a spare room with a day bed. This is a large double room with separate sink and stunning views over the sea to Beachy head. This was a young boys room and has a secret room within it featuring a two way mirror secret safe and a hidden bed.
Bedroom 5 is a large double with separate bath/dressing room. There is a mantle on the chimney breast a wonderful 3 shah window overlooking a private park. There is an arch that separates the bedroom from the bathroom/dressing area. Wherein is a charming slipper bath and Victorian sink. From here a door leads to a separate toilet. The toilet also has amazing sea views. 

The Stair case leading to bedroom 6 floats effortlessly round the walls from below appearing to defy gravity. 

Bedroom six is an enormous bedroom with a modern feel. It is a departure from the victoriarna of the rest of the property bringing a fresh new feel.  At  the far end is a spacious seating area framed by a huge window with views stretching for miles out to sea and Beachyhead . The bedroom has a bathroom with a roll top bath and twin sinks with a window above with wonderful sea views. There is a separate walk in shower and a separate toilet. In the bedroom  is also a food preparation area with a large sink  fridge space, base units and breakfast bar. Hidden “ in plane sight “Is a large  walk in wardrobe. The “feature” super king size bed in the middle of the room has separate remote Controle rising slates for individual added comfort  and a hidden flat screen TV in the foot board. The bed was made to match the wooden pillars and skirting of the room  and if desired will stay with the property. 

Annex

The annex offers so versatility from potential business use to accommodation for extended familie members  

As you ascend from the ground level to the main hallway there is an option to carry on into the annex. In front of you is an area that has been labelled the library. At the end of this through a charming  hidden door is the back lounge. This large room has numerous side doors and windows and at the end of the room is a large set of patio doors. The doors open onto the decking area. This lounge is so well hidden it is doubtful you would find it if had not been given a clue of its existence. It is all the more incredible when you realise just how big the room is 27 foot by 17.
The decking area is 7 meters wide and 5 meters deep it has glassed and panelled sides and is partly coverd making it useable in all weather conditions. There is 2 powerful wall mounted heaters and a large catering quality gas barbecue. The gas supply is the same as a domestic cooker and has been plumbed in. If desired the barbecue will stay with the property. 

The garden is a large uniform space laid mainly to lawn for ease of maintenance. It is walled both sides with panelled fence atop the left hand wall. There is a large shed at the end of the garden.  
The annex houses a further 5 bedrooms, toilet and shower room. All the rooms are large single rooms with sinks. There is separate access to the annex from the street via its own front door. Access can also be gained rom the main house. 

This house has is an amazing family home designed to cope with the riggers of modern living. With its fully tiled ground floor which is easily cleaned and very tough makes it a great space for dogs parties and teenagers. The beautiful dining room lends its self to more indulgent and select dinners. The back lounge and decking is a fabulous space for barques and parties both very large and noisy to very small and Cosy. 















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Added on Rightmove:
29 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • St Leonards Warrior Square (0.4 mi)
  • West St. Leonards (0.6 mi)
  • Hastings (1.0 mi)
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  • St Leonards Warrior Square (0.4 mi)
  • West St. Leonards (0.6 mi)
  • Hastings (1.0 mi)
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