Overhill Drive, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1
4 bedroom House for sale: Overhill Drive, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1
- 3 STOREY DETACHED HOUSE
- BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED
- 4 BEDROOMS
- LARGE LIVING ROOM
- SEPARATE FORMAL DINING ROOM
- OPEN FIREPLACES
- LANDSCAPED GARDEN
- POTENTIAL TO EXTEND
- GREAT COMMUTER LINKS
SUPERB 4 BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE WITH LARGE IDYLLIC GARDEN AND PRIVATE DRIVEWAY. (contd...)
SUPERB 4 BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE WITH LARGE IDYLLIC GARDEN AND PRIVATE DRIVEWAY.
Set back from the tree-lined road behind its landscaped garden and private driveway, this beautifully extended three storey house is situated within a peaceful Patcham location with easy access to the shops of Patcham Village and local schools as well as the A23/A27.
Original wood floors, stained glass windows and open fireplaces combine with a cleverly incorporated garden level, a large dual aspect living/dining room, four bedrooms and an enviable amount of storage to create a highly versatile family home that has the potential to be extended still further (subject to the correct consents).
VIEWING IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. EPC RATING C.
OUTSIDE French doors open directly onto a paved patio that provides an idyllic and highly private spot to relax in the sun with the weekend papers. Encompassed by established trees and shrubs with plenty of greenery and interest throughout the seasons, a large lawn has ample space for children to play and leads down to a timber shed. Steps from the driveway offer side access to this well-tended outdoor space, allowing you to pass through the gate, down additional steps into the garden.
Instantly creating an easy flowing extension of the living room, a well-sized balcony is a lovely space for outdoor meals or to simply admire the garden. A private driveway bordering the landscaped garden at the front of this Patcham home provides convenient off-road parking and there's room for a second vehicle behind the side gates.
IN THE LOCAL AREA Situated in the sought after Patcham area of Brighton, this house is conveniently located for easy access to both Brighton and Preston Park mainline stations. Conveniently located bus stops on Carden Avenue and in Patcham Village provide routes across the city and to outlying areas.
Nearby Patcham Village, Preston Drove, and London Road offer a large variety of shops, bars and restaurants while closer to home there are more amenities on Carden Avenue and Ladies Mile Road including M&S and Next stores along with an Asda superstore for the family shop.
With plenty of nearby green open spaces to choose from, Withdean Park and Preston Park are both within easy reach. For those who like to practise their swing Hollingbury Golf Course is nearby and the breathtaking vistas of the South Downs are within easy reach.
Local schools include the ever popular Wishing Tree Nursery, Patcham Infant School and Nursery Class, Balfour Primary School and Dorothy Stringer, along with Patcham High School, Varndean School, Downs View Link College and Varndean College.
Currently this extended home is Council Tax band E which was charged at £2,207.31 for 2018/19.
IN MORE DETAIL The bay fronted exterior with its canopied entrance and stained glass leaded windows, instantly hints at the character of this Brighton home. Tastefully presented throughout, natural light flows throughout this detached house highlighting its generous amount of space.
GROUND FLOOR Opening onto a balcony from modern French doors, a large living room offers a calm and peaceful feel, its elegant open fireplace adding a traditional focal point. With plenty of space to entertain and relax as a family, natural light tumbles in through a duo of high Velux windows while a period picture rail wraps-around the room.
Demi-glazed double doors open onto the dining room with its richly toned wood floor and refined open fireplace. Easily accommodating a large family dining table; wide bay windows look onto the tree-lined road while the double doors give you the option for the living and dining rooms to become one highly sociable space that's perfect for entertaining or family get-togethers.
Fully fitted with a wealth of Shaker-style cabinets and modern countertops, the generously sized kitchen has plenty of storage and work space. Featuring an integrated oven and gas hob, there's ample room for additional appliances, while a separate utility room has discreet space for a washing machine and opens onto a convenient WC.
Convenient storage space beneath the staircase completes the ground floor.
UPSTAIRS Looking out across the treetops from its wide windows, the master bedroom continues the sense of space that each of the three floors of this home offer, while its tasteful fitted wardrobes provide plenty of storage. Two further bedrooms create ideal family accommodation and whilst each features their own bay windows, a fireplace in the double bedroom reminds you of this home's original charm and character.
Arranged in a crisp white tile setting, the family bathroom includes a wood panelled bath with overhead shower along with a heritage style basin with crosshead taps. A separate WC completes the top floor of this home.
A large loft space has plenty of potential for this house to be extended further (subject to the correct consents).
GARDEN LEVEL Skilfully incorporated with a superb attention to detail, the attractive double bedroom on the garden level offers a host of possibilities as a guest suite, additional bedroom for older relatives, a work from home space or teenagers' den.
Beautifully lit by wide French doors opening onto a picture perfect patio, this fourth bedroom provides a peaceful retreat at the end of the day and benefits from a wealth of storage within its fitted wardrobes. Equally well-presented its en suite shower room includes a modern walk-in shower.
At the foot of the stairs, a well-sized space easily accommodates a desk and is a peaceful spot to work from home.
The envy of most family homes, there's also extensive storage spaces.
Tel: 01273 778844