£1,895,000

6 Bedroom, House | Compton Place Road, Eastbourne

One of Eastbourne's finest and most important houses - A truly magnificent 6 bedroom Edwardian style residence of immense character and charm.

The property is believed to date from circa 1910 and was designed by one of Eastbourne's eminent architects of the era and affords wonderful Arts and Crafts style period character throughout. Features include a barrel-vaulted reception hall and magnificent oak panelled drawing room with inglenook fireplace. The large gardens are beautifully landscaped and provide a wonderful setting for the property. An appointment to view is strongly recommended to appreciate the generous proportions and fine character of this exceptional home.

Key Features

  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 5 Receptions

Property Description

  • Spacious Barrel Vaulted Reception Hall: 7.50m x 4.37m (24'7" x 14'4")with fireplace, under stairs storage cupboard.
  • Cloakroomwith wc, wash basin, built in storage cupboard.
  • Magnificent Drawing Room: 8.08m x 5.50m (26'6" x 18'1")oak panelled with oak flooring, inglenook style fireplace.
  • Dining Room: 8.10m x 4.52m (26'7" x 14'10")into the bay window and affording a fine aspect over the rear garden.
  • Morning Room: 7.47m x 4.30m (24'6" x 14'1")into the recesses and the bay window with fine garden aspect, handsome fireplace, double doors to garden.
  • Study: 4.32m x 3.66m (14'2" x 12'0")with extensive range of fitted study furniture, fireplace, radiator.
  • Breakfast Room: 5.50m x 4.83m (18'1" x 15'10")with extensive range of built in storage cupboards, door to garden and communicating on the open plan with
  • Kitchen: 4.52m x 3.60m (14'10" x 11'10")quipped with extensive range of working surfaces with drawers and cupboards below and matching range of cabinets above, inset double bowl sink unit with mixer tap, space for cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher, fine rear garden aspect.The handsome staircase rises from the reception hall to the large Galleried First Floor Landing with access to extensive loft space with boiler.
  • Master Bedroom Suite comprising Bedroom 1: 6.83m x 4.57m (22'5" x 15')into the bay window, extensive range of built in wardrobe cupboards, fine aspect across the gardens to Gildredge Park beyond. Door to
  • en suite Bathroomwith roll top on claw feet bath, separate shower unit with wall mounted fittings, low level wc, wash basin.
  • Bedroom 2: 6.10m x 3.90m (20'0" x 12'10")with fireplace, built in wardrobe cupboards and fine aspect toward the downs.
  • Bedroom 3: 6.10m x 3.90m (20'0" x 12'10")into the bay window, fireplace, built in wardrobe cupboards, glorious aspect toward Gildredge Park.
  • Bedroom 4: 5.50m x 4.14m (18'1" x 13'7")with fine westerly view toward the downs.
  • Bedroom 5: 5.44m x 3.80m (17'10" x 12'6")
  • Bedroom 6: 3.53m x 3.40m (11'7" x 11'2")
  • Laundry Room/Kitchenettewith fitted units and working surface with inset sink unit and mixer tap, space for appliances.
  • Large Bathroomwith roll top bath on ball and claw feet, separate shower unit with wall mounted shower fittings, wash basin, low level wc, built in storage cupboard.
  • Shower Roomwith shower unit with wall mounted fittings, wash basin, low level wc.There is the added benefit of a side entrance to the house with a second staircase providing access to what was originally the chauffeur's accommodation originally comprising three of the bedrooms with kitchenette and shower room now affording potential to accommodate teenage or dependent relatives. The previous owners have successfully operated a holiday letting program in this section of the house.
  • OutsideThere are beautifully landscaped gardens arranged to the front and rear of the property with the rear garden extending to a depth of approximately 100' by a similar width. Principally laid to lawn for ease of maintenance with deep borders stocked with a variety of mature trees and shrubs which combine to provide a good degree of privacy. The wide flagstone terrace flanks the rear elevation and secures views over the park beyond. There is gated access to Gildredge Park.
  • Car Garage for 4 cars: 9.70m x 5.56m (31'10" x 18'3")with electric up and over door and access to the
  • Studio/Games Room: 9.70m x 2.95m (31'10" x 9'8")reducing due to sloping ceilings.
  • -The sweeping carriage drive provides extensive parking space.
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.