Semi Detached House
49 Gordon Road
Guide Price £550,000-£575,000. A stunning, brand newly renovated and refurbished spacious 4 double bed Victorian townhouse boasting a great location that is 3 minutes walk from Shoreham train station and the town centre, boasting fantastic shops, cafes and restaurants and amenities, as well as being a very nice 10 minutes walk to the idyllic Shoreham Beach. For sale with NO CHAIN. This property could not be in a better location – Gordon Road itself is one of the most highly sought after roads, with a lovely community feel - the residents even close the road every month in the summer for the children to have a 'community fun day' and play together.
This tastefully decorated and charming period property is a lovely and bright modern family home enjoying and abundance of original period features and finished to a stunning and sympathetic yet modern specification, whilst retaining its original period features. The property has undergone an internal and external renovation.
On the ground floor off the entrance hallway is the first reception room, a spacious and light room with original sanded floorboards, a period cast iron fireplace and a bay window with traditional new wooden sliding sash double glazed windows.
Walk through the hallway with it’s original Victorian plasterwork to reach a very useful second reception room, which looks onto the walled courtyard outside and would be perfect as a snug/family/chill out room or a home office/study or even a fifth double bedroom.
You are then lead past a downstairs WC, extra storage under stairs and a utility room housing washing machine, boiler and space for a dryer. Open the door to the porcelain floor tiles which help to create a stunning family kitchen with breakfast bar with low hanging pendants, integrated dishwasher and fridge freezer, ceramic 1.5 bowl sink, “Smeg” dual fuel range cooker, pull out larder, wine racks. This leads to an additional area, providing ample space for a dining room table enjoying the dual aspect triple panel bi-folding doors, fusing the indoors with the outdoors. This and the breakfast bar creates an amazing socializing space as the hub of the house.
The dual aspect triple panel Bi-Folding doors fully open into a bright and beautifully presented paved area for alfresco dining – the garden path leads to the pergola which provides an additional space for a relaxing seating/BBQ area and a nice warm sun trap overlooking the newly turfed garden for children to play on. The garden also has space for a garden shed, which would provide handy additional storage.
Upstairs you will have 4 large bedrooms (the top floor bedrooms have beautiful views of the South Downs over rooftops from the Juliet Balcony or rear window) 2 of which are en-suite. There are new carpets in 2 of the bedrooms and original Victorian floorboards in the others.
The house also has numerous excellent storage areas.
On the first floor, enjoy a luxurious Victorian style bathroom complete with tiled floor, a luxury roll top bath – perfect for relaxing, Victorian style towel radiator and a large walk in shower. The second floor bedroom also has very useful storage areas and a luxury en-suite shower and WC. The first floor bedroom also has a luxury Victorian style en-suite – perfect as a luxury guest room.
The property benefits from a new gas central heating system and double-glazing throughout.
To the front you have block paved off street parking with a dropped curb, a storm porch as well as an alleyway leading down the side of the house to provide additional access to the garden. There is also on street parking available without needing a permit.
The property benefits from a truly fantastic location with a 3-minute walk to the train station and town centre and 5 minutes walk to the popular new Shoreham Footbridge, providing quick walking distance access to the highly desirable and un-spoilt Shoreham Beach. Local Schools are also within easy walking distance.
Shoreham-By-Sea is a charming and really up and coming place to live, with great amenities including the popular farmers and continental markets, fantastic restaurants, delis and cafes providing a continental feel with locals enjoying a coffee or lunchtime glass of wine outside in the sunshine on the newly pedestrianised high street.
The train station is in a great situation within easy access to provide mainline direct trains to London Victoria (1 hr 15 mins), Brighton (10 mins) and Gatwick Airport (30 mins).
The nearby Buckingham Park is equipped with a popular children's play area, football and rugby pitches and tennis courts and is situated approximately 10 minute's walk to the North of the property.
A 5-minute drive East gets you to Marks and Spencer, Next and a Tesco Extra at the Holmbush Centre. Go an extra 5 minutes East and you’ll find yourself in the beautiful and vibrant city of Brighton and Hove. Drive West for 5 minutes to Brighton City Airport. Lancing and Worthing are easily accessible a couple of miles further.
The property provides convenient access to the A27, and A23 and therefore the main motorway networks within a few minutes.
Catchment area for the very reputable Buckingham Park, St.Nicolas' and Swiss Garden Primary Schools, as well as Shoreham Academy.
The accommodation comprises
Hallway leading to
Reception Room 1: 4.0m (to bay window) x 3.5m
Reception Room 2: 3.3m x 2.7m
Open plan Kitchen Diner: 8.7m x 2.7m
Utility Room: 1.43m x 0.8m
Downstairs WC: 1.4m x 0.7m
Bedroom 1: 4.4m x 3.3m
Bedroom 2: 3.3m x 2.7m
Bedroom 2 En-suite: 1.9m x 1.7m
Family Bathroom: 2.7m x 3m (including corridor)
Bedroom 3: 5.2m x 3.6m (Excluding cupboards)
En Suite Bathroom: 2.4m x 0.7m
Bedroom 4: 3.5m x 2.6m
Total Floor Area: 134.7 sqm (1,450 sq ft)
The property is being sold with NO CHAIN.
Please do not use the room sizes above to order things like carpets/furniture – it’s always best to check - room dimensions are approximate.
These are for general guidance only. You are responsible to confirm accuracy by inspection.