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Ditchling Road, BRIGHTON, BN1








3,012 sq ft

280 sq m

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Key features

  • Detached
  • Double-fronted
  • Gated parking
  • Garage
  • Six bedrooms
  • Four bathrooms
  • Three reception rooms
  • Home & income potential
  • Options for occupation
  • Charming garden


This captivating, double-fronted red brick Victorian property exudes timeless charm and character. Its layout offers huge versatility, catering to various living arrangements. The generously proportioned rooms with elegant ceiling mouldings and period features add a touch of sophistication and a sense of grandeur.

The uniqueness of this property lies in its adaptability. It can accommodate a dual-purpose lifestyle and it has been recently redecorated, ensuring that it's ready for immediate occupancy. But its true appeal lies in the potential it holds to transform it into your dream home, all within the current footprint. In the meantime, you have the option to generate income by renting out either the ground or first floor, enhancing the property's investment potential.

The current owners have taken steps to secure planning permission (BH2020/01757), complete with architectural drawings, that would restore the house to its original design as a single dwelling. The innovative plan also retains a ground-floor annexe, perfect for accommodating relatives or as a rental unit.
In summary, this property stands as a truly special opportunity, seamlessly blending historical elegance with modern adaptability, all in a prime location that offers a well-rounded lifestyle.


Outside, the property includes gated parking and a garage, providing safe storage for your vehicles. The sizable, sunny garden and the terrace on the first floor, overlooking the city of Brighton, provide options for outdoor entertaining and enjoying time with family and friends. There is also a bike store, summerhouse and tool shed, and Blakers Park with a children’s play areas. Train stations are Preston Park London Rd and Brighton which are all accessible from the house.


Located within the coveted Golden Triangle, the house enjoys close proximity to a range of local amenities at Fiveways, excellent local schools, and the recreational offerings of Preston Park, including the Velodrome, Tennis, and Cricket facilities. Additionally, Preston train station provides swift access to London in approximately an hour, enhancing connectivity and convenience.

Additional Information

Brighton & Hove City Council
Council Tax Band C
Mains service connected


COUNCIL TAXA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council Tax in our glossary page.
Band: C
PARKINGDetails of how and where vehicles can be parked, and any associated costs.Read more about parking in our glossary page.
Garage,Off street
GARDENA property has access to an outdoor space, which could be private or shared.
Private garden,Terrace
ACCESSIBILITYHow a property has been adapted to meet the needs of vulnerable or disabled individuals.Read more about accessibility in our glossary page.
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Ditchling Road, BRIGHTON, BN1


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • London Road (Brighton) Station0.3 miles
  • Moulsecoomb Station0.7 miles
  • Brighton Station0.9 miles
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Hamptons, Brighton & Hove

54 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2FN

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