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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Tackleway, East Hill, Old Town, Hastings

£499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Five Bedrooms
  • Highly Sought After Location
  • Period Features
  • Views Over East Hill
  • Views Over The English Channel
  • Semi-Detached Period House
  • Views Over West Hill
  • Grade II Listed
  • Beautiful Georgian Features
  • Mature 45ft Rear Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Call KNIGHT & KNOXLEY 01424 31 00 00 For Appointments.

£550,000 Freehold

Located at the foot of East Hill and in the highly sought after historic Hastings Old Town this beautiful semi-detached four storey Georgian Grade II listed freehold house has far reaching views over the English Channel and West Hill.Offering over 2,400 sqft of living space over four floors.

Steeped in history this substantial period home was once the home of renowned author and poet George Macdonald who was a pioneering figure in the field of fantasy literature and the mentor of fellow writer Lewis Carroll.

The property is accessed through an attractive ground floor hallway with Georgian panelled glass light. On the ground floor, the property comprises of reception room and dining room to rear with large arch window to rear with far reaching views over Old Town, The English Channel and West Hill. To the front of the property is a bedroom with views over East Hill. Well fitted modern kitchen to the lower rear floor with modern bathroom suite.

Separate access to the lower ground floor where accommodation comprise of two rooms and kitchen area.

The upper two floors are arranged as a three-bedroom maisonette with period features and far reaching views to the rear over Old Town, The English Channel and West Hill. The rooms to the front of the property have views over East Hill.
To the rear of the property are mature gardens of approximately 45ft. The property will require some refurbishment to the lower floor to reinstate back into a stunning family home.

Located in one of Old Towns most desirable and sought after residential enclaves the property is opposite the open spaces of East Hill. The beach and promenade are within easy walking distance as is Hastings town. Artist open houses run throughout Hastings in the spring months along with summer fairs and street parties. Looking for an evening out? Old Town and St Leonards have great local pubs serving good food (try The Crown, Custom House, Dragon, Wine Shed, St Clements, St Leonard and Half Man Half Burger). Excellent local shops including Penbuckles and Judges serving the best coffee and scrumptious things. Hastings station is close with a direct link to Charing Cross, Kings Cross International and Brighton accessible within 1h:30 mins perfect for commuters.

Hastings has the largest fishing fleet in Europe that is launched from a beach, which is known as the Stade. The Castle built by William the Conqueror but now in ruins is at the top of West Hill and offers wonderful views of the area and Channel. The steepest funicular railway in Britain takes passengers from the Old Town up to the Castle.

Opened in March 2012, the award-winning Jerwood Gallery sits next to the fishing beach in Hastings' historic Old Town. Open Tuesday to Sunday, the gallery is home to the Jerwood Collection of 20th and 21st century art and a varied temporary exhibition programme showcasing the best of modern and contemporary British art.

There are many other attractions in Hastings and St Leonards On Sea, both architectural and cultural. The fantastic Hastings pier (recently awarded pier of the year) hosts numerous live gigs and shows and is a wonderful place to visit. The town hosts several events throughout the year, which include the Hastings Half Marathon, the Jack in the Green Festival, Hastings Beer Festival, Coastal Currents and the Old Town Carnival.


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Added on Rightmove:
16 August 2017

Nearest stations

  • Ore (0.7 mi)
  • Hastings (0.8 mi)
  • St Leonards Warrior Square (1.5 mi)
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5 George Street, Hastings, TN34 3EG

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5 George Street, Hastings, TN34 3EG

01422 757087 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Ore (0.7 mi)
  • Hastings (0.8 mi)
  • St Leonards Warrior Square (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight & Knoxley, Hastings

5 George Street, Hastings, TN34 3EG

01422 757087 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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