Cromwell Road, Hove
2 bedroom Flat for sale: Cromwell Road, Hove
- Renovated Apartment
- Spacious Open Plan Kitchen/Living Room
- Sash Bay Windows
- Stylish Interior
- En Suite Shower Room
- Separate Bathroom
- South-Facing Balcony
- Direct Views of the Cricket Ground
- Share of Freehold
- Excellent Commuter Links
***GUIDE PRICE - £475,000 to £500,000*** STYLISH CENTRAL HOVE APARTMENT WITH SOUTH-FACING BALCONY AND VIEWS OF THE CRICKET GROUND. Situated in the heart of Hove this spacious first floor apartment is only a short walk from the bustling shops and cafes of Church Road and Hove mainline train station. Set within an attractive red brick Victorian property that is well-maintained and self-managed between the owners of its five apartments, a tastefully and sympathetically renovated interior balances contemporary design features with period details and benefits from a large open plan living room/kitchen, two bedrooms and an en suite shower room. SHARE OF FREEHOLD. EPC RATING D. BIKE SHED.
In More Detail
Refurbished to a high standard, the crisp white walls and tall ceilings that run throughout this well-proportioned apartment emphasise the amount of sunlight which flows in through the sash windows, while rich feature walls, engineered wood floors and contemporary fittings offer a consistent design theme.
Instantly generating a fantastic sense of space, a wealth of tall open shelving stretches up to the hallways high ceiling creating plenty of stylish storage space.
Offering a highly sociable and versatile feel, the generously proportioned open plan living area is beautifully lit by tall sash bay windows. Natural light tumbles in highlighting the exposed brick fireplace with its elegant white mantelpiece, while the inviting room is amply sized for both seating and dining areas. Effortlessly delineating the space, Hove Kitchens Italian cabinets wrap around the kitchen area housing a variety of Barazza and Siemens integrated appliances. The etched drainer grooves of sleek black countertops flow into under-mounted Caple sinks, while column radiators add a classic finishing touch.
Creating a fantastic backdrop to a spacious room, the views of the cricket club from the modern French doors in the large master bedroom offer an instant wow factor thats hard to ignore. Opening onto a south-facing balcony, the rooms original period cornicing borders the tall ceiling with its elegant central rose and modern gloss wardrobes offer plenty of storage space without encroaching on the graceful aesthetics of the room.
Offering further direct views of the cricket ground, a second bedroom creates ideal dual space potential for those who work from home and features an en suite shower room.
Crosshead Beaumont taps and a classic black and white chequered floor in the family bathroom remind you of the original charm and character of this period apartment, while a feature orange wall adds a rich splash of colour.
The French doors of the master bedroom open onto a south-facing balcony offering direct views of the Sussex County Cricket Club. Perfectly sized for a bistro table and chair, this is an ideal space to relax in the sunshine while you watch a match and the perfect vantage point for the annual fireworks display.
Downstairs in the communal hallway, a full height allocated cupboard offers additional storage, while a secure bike shed is found outside.
We love the location. Hove railway station is less than a 10 minute walk away, the number 7 bus takes you to Brighton railway station in five minutes. The shops, restaurants and coffee shops of Church Road are just a few minutes walk away and the beach is just a few minutes more.
In the Local Area
Sitting at the eastern end of Cromwell Road backing onto the Sussex County Cricket Club ground, this first floor apartment is ideally located for cricket fans. The bustling café culture, shops, bars and restaurants of Church Road, Goldstone Villas and Seven Dials are all only a short walk away, while a gentle stroll down The Drive or Palmeira Avenue takes you down to Hove Lawns and the seafront.
The green open spaces of Hove Green and St. Ann's Well Gardens are within walking distance offering everything from an open air theatre to a chalybeate spring.
Hove mainline station is approximately just over a quarter of a mile away and provides convenient commuter links to London and Gatwick, while regular bus services to the centre of Brighton, outlying areas and up to Devil's Dyke are close at hand.
Local schools include St Andrew's C of E Primary School, St Christopher's School, Hove Junior School, Brighton & Hove High School, The Drive Prep School, Brighton & Hove Prep, Cottesmore St Mary's Primary School and BHASVIC.
While you're out and about, Brighton & Hove City Council and BT have joined forces to make free Wi-Fi available from their network of 40 hotspots at a range of locations across the city centre. This section of Cromwell Road benefits from Superfast Broadband access with speeds up to 200Mbps, ideal for those who work from home.
At the moment there is no waiting list for a Residents Parking permit in this area which is situated in Parking Zone O and operates from 9am-8pm Monday to Sunday. Currently the property is in Council Tax band D which was charged at £1,703.81 for 2017/18.
We wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey, nor tested the services, appliances and specific fittings.
Room sizes are approximate.
Tel: 01273 778844