A handsome 5 bedroom detached Victorian family home with many original features, extending to 2412 sq.ft, standing in a large plot within the favoured Silverdale Road. The town centre, mainline railway station and local schools are all within a short walking distance.
GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Hall – Cloakroom – Sitting Room – Living Room – Dining Room – Kitchen/Breakfast Room – Inner Hallway – Utility Room - Conservatory
FIRST FLOOR: Half Landing - 2 Bedrooms - Bathroom – Main Landing – Master Bedroom – Ensuite Shower Room – 2 Further Bedrooms – Study/Dressing Room
OUTSIDE: Carriage Driveway – Ample Parking – Brick Built Double Garage – 135 min x 96 Rear Garden
‘Clydesdale’ is an imposing 5 bedroom family home built of red brick with tiled upper elevation and a centrally positioned first floor wrought iron balcony. If required there is space to extend on three sides as well as into the large fully boarded loft space.
This character Victorian property was built in 1900 and the current owners have been in residence since 1994. Silverdale Road is arguably the grandest road in the town and forms part of a conservation area. The reputable Burgess Hill Girls School and the mainline railway station are all within a comfortable 5 minute walk and Birchwood Grove Primary School is within a 10 minute walk.
The accommodation includes an original ornate porch with cast iron pillars, railings and a patterned tiled floor. From the entrance hall a door opens out to the rear garden and there are stairs to the first floor.
The bay fronted sitting room faces the front aspect with the benefit of an open fireplace with tiled insets. The bay fronted dining room also faces the front and features an open fireplace with baroque surround. Folding doors open onto a bay fronted living room which overlooks the rear garden and also benefits from an open fireplace.
The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of reclaimed pine cupboards complimented by a island unit with cupboards beneath and a granite worktop. From an inner hallway there is a door to the rear garden with access to a utility room and conservatory. The utility room is fitted with a butlers sink with plumbing for a washing machine and dryer. The sealed unit double glazed conservatory has double doors opening onto the rear garden.
On the first floor there is a half landing with 2 bedrooms that face the side aspect and a good size family bathroom. From the main landing the master bedroom overlooks the rear garden and benefits from an ensuite shower room. There are 2 further double bedrooms both facing the front and both with washbasins. Both rooms are divided by and can access a study/dressing room which has doors opening onto the ornamental balcony.
Outside an ‘in and out’ carriage driveway provides ample parking with a central area of lawn. The front garden is shielded from the road by 2 rows of hedging and mature trees. The brick built double garage has a pitched roof offering ample storage with sliding wooden doors to the front.
There is side access to the large north facing rear garden which measures 135’ min x 95’ plus two substantial areas of gardens either side of the house. To the eastern side of the garden there are four wooden planters one of which is covered by a pergola with a climbing vine. Raised brick enclosed vegetable garden and a brick garden store. A paving slab patio abuts the house with the remainder laid to a large expanse of lawn, flanked by a deep flower border with a full length pathway to a second area of garden approa