3 Bedroom, House | Motcombe Lane, Old Town, Eastbourne

** Sale Agreed Prior to Advertising** An intriguing period house close to Motcombe Gardens in the heart of Old Town.

Flint Cottage is enhanced by many fine features including delightful period detail yet has a great advantage of not being scheduled as a listed property. Features include a handsome inglenook fireplace, some beamed ceilings of good height and an unusually good degree of natural light from the generous window arrangement. The charming rear garden has gated side access and affords westerly views toward the downs. Only an inspection will convey the very special appeal of this property.

Key Features

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • 2 Receptions

Property Description

  • Entrance Hallfeaturing a fine old stone wall and inglenook recess for storage as well as being an intriguing period detail of the house.
  • Spacious Sitting Room: 4.90m x 4.37m (16'1" x 14'4")excluding the depth of the impressive inglenook fireplace recess with its log burning stove and handsome oak bressummer beam over and also excluding the depth of the window bay with stained glass window detail, radiator, deep shelved storage cupboard.
  • Large L shaped Kitchen/Dining Room: 7.14m x 3.56m (23'5" x 11'8")including the depth of the dining recess and the staircase recess. In the kitchen area there is a range of solid beech working surfaces with inset double bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and range of drawers and cupboards below with matching wall cabinets over, integrated Neff double oven, grill and 4 ring gas hob, plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge/freezer, attractive garden aspect as well as from the dining room where there are a range of deep built in shelved storage cupboards, one featuring an arched recess forming part of the fireplace, radiator. Door to
  • Rear Lobbywith stable door to the rear garden.
  • -The staircase rises to the large part Galleried First Floor Landing with radiator, shelved storage cupboard.
  • Bedroom 1: 6.40m x 4.14m (21' x 13'7")into the recess of the L shaped room which also features a handsome fireplace with oak bressummer beam over, oak beamed ceiling, 2 radiators and triple aspect.
  • Bedroom 2: 4.45m x 3.18m (14'7" x 10'5")garden aspect, Victorian style fireplace flanked by cupboard housing the Worcester wall mounted gas fired boiler, radiator.
  • Bathroomwith white suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and wall mounted shower fitting, wash basin with cabinet below, low level wc, heated towel rail, window.
  • -The staircase continues to the Second Floor Landing.
  • Bedroom 3: 4.57m x 3.73m (15' x 12'3")reducing only partly due to the sloping ceilings, double aspect including views over the Motcombe Gardens and the bowling green toward St Mary's Parish Church, radiator and 2 large walk in storage cupboards.
  • OutsideA charming feature of Flint Cottage is its rear garden which extends to a depth of about 50' with a westerly aspect toward the downs. The garden is mainly lawned and contains a variety of ornamental trees and shrubs. There is a paved terrace flanking the rear elevation and there is a useful log store at the end of the garden. There is gated side access.
We have not carried out a structural survey nor checked boundaries or tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and cannot guarantee that they are in working order or fit for their purpose. All photographs, measurements, floor plans and distances referred to are given as an approximate guide only and should not be relied upon. Measurements indicate the approximate maximum dimensions of any room and can include window bays, wardrobe cupboards and recesses. We have not checked the legal documents to verify the freehold/leasehold status of the property and we give no warranty in respect of covenant, lease details or outgoings.