2 bedroom maisonette for sale

George Street, Hastings, East Sussex

Offers in Region of £349,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Mezzanine Grade II Listed Duplex Apartment
  • Magnificent Full Height Sash Window
  • Stunning Southerly Views across the Old Town
  • Character Comfortable Living room
  • Stylish Dining and Relaxing Area
  • Newly Fitted Kitchen
  • Two Large Bedrooms
  • Luxury Bathroom
  • Share of Freehold
  • Tucked away off George Street

Full description

A truly magnificent characterful apartment located in the heart of Hastings iconic Old Town off of George Street, accessed via a quaint twitten. This Grade II listed duplex property has the most spectacular full height Georgian style sash window spanning both floors, giving fantastic south facing views across the Old Town from both levels. From the moment you enter the private courtyard and see the circular tower incorporating the communal stairs, the features inside are equally rare and stunning.

Location - Situated off George Street, which is one of the best streets in Hastings. Famous for its Tudor through to Victorian architecture, this town is steeped in history. There are a great number of independent shops, boutiques, antiques, and artists’ studios to enjoy exploring, as well as numerous traditional and modern pubs, bars, cafes, and restaurants.

All year round, there are festivals, including Jack in the Green, Bonfire Procession, Seafood and Wine Festival, and the Herring Festival, to name a few. Just a short walk away is the Rock a Nore beach, and 3 miles shingle beach with amazing views along the front towards St Leonards.

Not to be missed is a walk up the 100 steps to the West Hill with ever changing seascapes and sunsets. The fishing huts sell freshly caught fish daily; the Old Town community so welcoming; and the award winning Pier only a short walk.

Hastings is extremely accessible to London, Brighton, and Ashford, with the mainline train station less than 1 mile away. The A21 and A259, also makes this town within easy reach of the nearby towns and countryside. In recent years, the whole town has become increasingly popular and regularly features in the national press. The Old Town has always been one of the most popular places to visit and live on the Sussex coast.

The accommodation comprises:

Enter via a metal gate off the twitten near the top end of George Street, go down the alley, and in to the communal courtyard. Enter through the communal secure door to the hall.

Entrance Hall - On the second floor of the building, enter into a porch, which opens up into the wide hallway with lovely stripped wood flooring, and ambient lighting. Intercom phone and heating thermostat.

Sitting Room - 5.61 x 2.99 (18'4" x 9'9") - On the internal ground floor of this duplex, there is a splendid large sitting room with the impressive sash window overlooking George Street.

Bedroom 1 - 4.05 x 3.15 (13'3" x 10'4") - To the rear of the ground floor is a quiet main bedroom with built in mirrored wardrobe. Sash window overlooking the verdant hill.

Bathroom - 3.41 x 1.95 (11'2" x 6'4") - The bathroom is a real designer suite, with gold framed walk in shower, and an eye catching red and white roll top bath tub, W.C. & wash basin.

Upstairs To The Mezzanine - Lead up the stairs with the same stripped wood flooring throughout, and solid wood painted white bannister.

Dining Area - 5.60 x 4.20 (18'4" x 13'9") - On the second mezzanine level, there is a creative beautiful dining area and relaxing space for enjoying all day. Additional kitchen units for storage and worktop to one corner. The southerly aspect from the apartment is mesmerising looking across the historical quirky Old Town and out to sea.

Internal door leading to fire exit stairs.

Kitchen - 2.78 x 2.63 (9'1" x 8'7") - Making the most of the space, there is an adjoining kitchen with all new appliances built in, including a full height fridge freezer, electric oven, gas hob, washer dryer, mixer tap with extendable hose attachment, and combination boiler. Attractive rich cashmere/grey wall and base units, with brushed chrome cup handles, oak wood effect worktop, and large sandstone tiled splashback. Beautiful herringbone floor tiles. Extractor fan and feature spotlight fitting.

Bedroom 2 - 4.06 x 3.84 (13'3" x 12'7" ) - To the rear is a large bedroom, currently set up for children. There is a good sized built in wardrobe. The restored sash window overlooks the land to the rear and the steps leading up to West Hill.

Overall - A contemporary stylised apartment with plenty of character and charm throughout. The full height window is such a unique feature that makes this a special apartment that would suit any creative, artist people looking for a property to enjoy for both relaxing and entertaining right in the centre of the Old Town. If you were looking for an investment, the holiday let potential for this flat is superb.

99 square metres/ 1065 square feet.

Gas Central Heating, Restored stripped wood flooring.

1/5 share of freehold
Managing Agents
Length of Lease – Currently being renewed
Service Charge - £75.96 pcm
Ground Rent - £50 per annum
Works arranged as and when required. 17% contribution. None due in the forthcoming year.

Sold Chain Free and with the possibility to include some furniture by separate negotiation.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 November 2018

Nearest stations

  • Hastings (0.6 mi)
  • Ore (0.8 mi)
  • St Leonards Warrior Square (1.2 mi)
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Patrick Oliver Estate Agents, St. Leonards On Sea

31 West Hill Road, St. Leonards-On-Sea, TN38 0NA

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Nearest stations

  • Hastings (0.6 mi)
  • Ore (0.8 mi)
  • St Leonards Warrior Square (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Patrick Oliver Estate Agents, St. Leonards On Sea

31 West Hill Road, St. Leonards-On-Sea, TN38 0NA

01424 578111 Local call rate

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

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