Walpole Road, Brighton
Edwardian red brick property. Abundance of period features including stripped wooden flooring, sash windows, high ceilings and working fireplaces. Four double bedrooms, two reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, two bathrooms, front and back patio. Near Kemp Town Village and the seafront. Wonderful family home adjacent to Brighton College.
This Edwardian red brick property has all the ingredients for a truly wonderful family home with huge kerb appeal. From the outside pathway with tiles underfoot and front garden this house does not disappoint. The entrance to the home has a large porch leading into the hallway with high ceilings, cornices and plenty of space for coats and outwear with views straight through to rear kitchen/breakfast room.
At the front of the property is the living room with a large bay sash window which floods the room with natural light. Vast ceiling height which is standard for this whole house. Stripped wooden flooring and stunning working fireplace with original tiles and marble surround ideal for those chilly Winter nights.
Leading from the hallway is the drawing room with a large window with views over the side return, again has wonderful ceiling height, stripped wooden floors and working period fireplace.
From the hallway which has a large understairs cupboard is the kitchen/breakfast room that certainly has to be the heart of the home. Wooden units which are plentiful, gas cooker and stainless steel sink with views over the side return, adding to the space is a useful ladder cupboard.
This property benefits from a large utility room which houses the washing machine, boiler and further space for storage. To the side is the useful WC.
A door leads out to the side return which is spacious and surround by a brick built wall. The patio is certainly spacious for the area and bright being slightly raised with space for table and chairs ideal for alfresco living and there is also a large shed for storage.
Back through the property a sweeping staircase with a wooden banister takes you up to the first floor. On this level there are three double bedrooms and the shower room. Bedroom two at the rear of the property has a large bay window with views over the patio, fitted wardrobes and period fireplace with wooden stripped flooring underfoot.
To the side of the house is the shower room with walk in shower and rainhead fitting, white suite with chrome fittings and fully tiled for ease.
Bedroom three which is a good size double at the side with views over the side return, again with high ceilings, built in cupboards and period fireplace.
At the front of the property is the vast master bedroom with dual windows, one of which being a large bay sash window that benefits from side views towards Brighton College playing fields. This room has plenty of space for furniture, wonderful ceiling height and stripped wooden flooring.
A spacious landing leads up to the second floor. There is a large loft space which is boarded and has electric lighting, subject to planning could be converted. A good size bathroom with white suite and chrome fittings, walk in shower and fully tiled for ease. Finally is bedroom four, a good size double bedroom with a large bay window, period fireplace and stripped wooden flooring.
This Edwardian property certainly offers space, light and abundance of original features and lovely left untouched to ooze charm and grace. The location could not be better on a side road adding to tranquillity yet a short walk to Kemp Town Village and the seafront. Good transport links a walk away and Brighton City Centre within easy distance.