Guide Price 800,000 Freehold
College Hill, Steyning, BN44 3GB
Available
5 bedroom Semi-Detached

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Features

  • Enormous potential to enlarge
  • Many original Edwardian features
  • Driveway
  • Prime residential location
  • Large south-west facing garden
  • Well-proportioned rooms
  • Scope to improve
  • Five bedrooms

Location

The house is on the brow of College Hill in this pleasant residential setting. Located at the southern end of the High Street there is convenient access to a wide range of local shops. Steyning is a small country town adjoining the South Downs National Park with primary and secondary schools, churches, library, health centre, and leisure centre with swimming pool. Steyning is full of historical interest and contains some of the most picturesque retail and domestic buildings in the area.

Shoreham-by-Sea (main line railway station) five miles, Worthing eight and Brighton 12 miles. Horsham is about 14 miles and Crawley and Gatwick Airport can normally be reached in 40 minutes' drive.

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Floorplan of College Hill, Steyning, BN44 3GB

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Description

Beeches is a substantial semi-detached Edwardian house with attractive boulder flint elevations, brick quoins, and original timber fenestration, all under a pitched and tiled roof. The house occupies an excellent plot with a frontage of some 60' and an approximate depth of 158' and, subject to consents, there may be the opportunity to sub-divide the garden to create a building plot for a separate dwelling, or to enlarge the existing family home to complement the sizeable gardens. Beeches contains features of the period including fireplaces, panelled doors and original joinery, and many of the rooms enjoy a double aspect with sash windows, creating a light and spacious feel, overlooking the south-west facing gardens. There is a modern boiler and gas-fired central heating to radiators.
Shoreham-by-Sea (main line railway station) five miles, Worthing eight and Brighton 12 miles. Horsham is about 14 miles and Crawley and Gatwick Airport can normally be reached in 40 minutes' drive.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Wide covered Entrance Porch. Original front door with glazed panels to reception hall.

Reception Hall

Stairs off to first floor with shaped spindles and under-stairs cupboard.

Sitting Room

15'5" into bay (4'5" deep (1.35m)) x 12'8" (4.72m x 3.88m). Double aspect, traditional brick fireplace with open grate. Squared opening to dining room.

Dining Room

12'4" x 11' (3.77m x 3.33m) Double aspect. French doors to garden.

Breakfast Room

13'7" x 10' (4.15m x 3.06m) Sash window overlooking the garden. Chimney breast with pine mantel. Fitted cupboard and adjoining original pine cupboard with shelving. Under-stairs storage cupboard.

Kitchen

10' x 8' 3.06m x 2.45m) Tiled flooring. Modern units with marble-effect Formica work surfaces. Cream-coloured units comprising range of cupboard and drawers including pan-drawers. Shelved larder cupboard. Integrated dishwasher. One-and-a-half-bowl stainless steel sink unit. Space for gas cooker with concealed filter hood over. Matching wall units and double display cabinet. Under-counter fan-assisted radiator. Sash window overlooking the garden. Original pine door to garden. Door to utility room.

Utility Room

11' x 7'8" (3.36m x 2.34m) Work surface with space and plumbing for appliances beneath. Wall-mounted gas-fired boiler providing hot water and central heating. Timber and glazed door to garden.

Cloakroom

Low-level WC and corner washbasin.

First Floor

Split Landing

Linen cupboard housing factory-lagged hot tank with fitted immersion heater and slatted shelving over.

Bedroom 1

17' x 11' (5.15m x 3.34m) plus bay 5'3" x 4'7" (1.6m x 1.4m) Double aspect with deep bay window. Original cast-iron fireplace. Picture rails.

Bedroom 2

12'5" x 11' (3.78m x 3.34m) Double aspect. Overlooking the established rear garden. Original cast-iron fireplace. Shelved storage cupboard.

Bedroom 3

10'6" x 10'5" (3.21m x 3.18m) Double aspect. Overlooking the gardens. Shelved linen cupboard. Original fireplace.

Bathroom

Modern suite in white with wall tiling to wet areas. Panelled bath with mixer taps. Pedestal basin with mixer taps. Glazed shower corner. Low-level WC. Chromium radiator/towel rail.

Second Floor

Landing

Velux window. Loft access.

Bedroom 4

16'8" x 8'10" (5.08m x 2.7m) Double aspect. Original fireplace. Exposed pine floorboards. Views to Truleigh Hill.

Bedroom 5

11' x 10'3" (3.37m x 3.12m) Original fireplace. Views to the wooded skyline of the South Downs.

Exterior

Front Garden

The property occupies a fine plot with a frontage to the road of some 59' and approximate depth of 158' (48m). The front garden is partly contained by beech, privet and laurel hedging, to lawn with established borders and private concrete driveway leading to the garage and further area of lawn.

Rear Garden

The rear garden has an established beech hedge on the western boundary with fencing and railings to the east and south. The garden enjoys a southerly aspect with a high degree of seclusion with an expanse of lawn and established rose and flower borders and trellis dividing a productive vegetable garden beyond. Timber Wendy house. Aluminium greenhouse. Brick garden store/workshop 10'2" x 6'5" (3.1m x 1.97m) with power and light connected.

Single Garage

Of pre-fabricated construction (damaged roof).

Services: All main services are connected.
Council Tax Valuation Band: 'F'

IMPORTANT NOTE
1. Any description or information given should not be relied upon as a statement or representation of fact or that the property or its services are in good condition.
2. Measurements, distances and aspects where quoted are approximate.
3. Any reference to alterations to, or use of any part of the property is not a statement that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained.
4. The Vendor does not make or give, and neither Hamilton Graham nor any person in their employment has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property.
5. All statements contained in these particulars as to this property are made without responsibility on the part of Hamilton Graham.
Intending purchasers must satisfy themselves on these matters.

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