NO CHAIN. A top (2nd ) floor, 2 bedroom apartment forming part of an impressive, Edwardian detached residence which has since been converted into apartments, situated on what is widely considered to be one of Lewes' premier roads within the highly sought after Wallands area. Very good-sized communal gardens wrap around this beautiful period building and residents benefit from private parking in the immediate vicinity (accessed via King Henry's Road) on a first-come, first-served basis and further private residents parking in the adjoining Hill Road. In our opinion this apartment is well proportioned, beautifully presented and offers charm and character throughout. The impressive communal entrance hall features a grand staircase which leads up to the top floor. A timber panelled door opens to a to private entrance hall which has fitted cupboards and two conservation roof windows which allow natural light to fill this space and from where stripped wood panelled doors open to the principal rooms. A door opens to a cloakroom with a modern white suite comprised of wash hand basin and WC and a crittal glazed window giving far reaching views. A door opens to a dual aspect living room with a window to the side, a timber framed window to the front and a door that gives access to a cast iron balcony with wrought iron railings from where a spiral staircase descends to the ground floor. From the window to front aspect and from the balcony are magnificent elevated views to Lewes Townscape and towards the South Downs and Ashdown Forest in the far distance. The living room also features an ornate fireplace with tiled hearth and grate. The bespoke fitted kitchen is comprised of a range of wall and base units, larder cupboards and an integrated electric oven and gas hob. There is ample space for appliances including a washing machine, dishwasher and fridge freezer and a window to the rear gives views over Lewes. Bedroom 1 has a fitted wardrobe and a window to the rear giving views over Lewes Townscape and bedroom 2 has a window to the front giving views to the South Downs. The bathroom has a suite comprised of a bath with mixer tap and shower over with tiled surrounds, a wash hand basin set into a vanity unit, a WC and a crittal glazed window to the side. Nestled within the South Downs National Park, Agents note; Share of Freehold. We have been advised that the Service charge is approx. 125 PCM and that no Ground Rent is payable due to the property being Share of Freehold. GCH. EPC rating C. Lewes is the County Town of East Sussex and Lewes mainline railway station offers a fast train service to London Victoria (approximately. 1hr 10 minutes). The A27 lies a short distance to the south of Lewes and provides fast access to the A23/M23, Gatwick Airport and the national motorway network. The coastal, business and entertainment city of Brighton & Hove is some 8 miles distant. Lewes has an excellent range of amenities including an array of restaurants and recreational facilities, 3 prime supermarkets, cafs, art galleries, shops, public houses and an independent cinema. A farmer's market is held the first weekend of every month. The internationally recognised Glyndebourne Opera House is located approx. 4 miles from Lewes. Lewes offers several highly regarded primary schools as well as Priory Secondary School, Sussex Downs College and Lewes Old Grammar School. Read more
|Top Floor Period Apartment
||Highly Sought After Area
||Living Room With Balcony Giving Views To The South Downs
|Bespoke Fitted Kitchen.
|Private Off Street Parking On A First-Come First-Served Basis
||Share of Freehold