Hurst Court Gardens

£699,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Beautifully presented five-bedroom detached home located on a secluded private road minutes from local shops, the hospital and transport links to the town centre.

This imposing double fronted home is less than five years old and holds the largest plot in the close. It is accessed via a nine-car driveway beside a level lawned front garden. Once inside the entrance hall services three principle rooms and cloakroom on the ground floor. To the front is well proportioned reception room, behind this currently sits a spacious living room with bifolding doors out to the garden.

Also, to the rear a stylish kitchen dining room with built in appliances, fitted units, a large centre island/breakfast bar all finished in white with stone tops and bifolding doors leading out to the garden with offset utilities room with access to garage.

Upstairs are five double bedrooms, two benefiting from en-suites, the master also includes a walk-in wardrobe. The rooms to the rear over look the extensive garden and out across the countryside toward Westfield. There is also a sizable family bathroom fully fitted with separate bath and shower, vanity unit and heated towel rail. The entire ground floor benefits from underfloor heating as do two of the upstairs bathrooms.

To the rear is an expansive patio and large level lawn, which is secluded at the rear with mature tree borders and enjoys the sun throughout the day. To the side of the patio is a fantastic 19' swim spa and 4 man barrel wooden Sauna making this an exceptional entertainment area. To the front is a double garage with electric folding door and access leading into the house.

Located in one of Hastings most desirable and sought after residential enclaves the property is conveniently placed easy access in and out of Hastings perfect for commuters. The beach and promenade which are within ten minutes by car as is historic Hastings Old Town. The conquest hospital is a short five-minute walk and the protected St Helens woods are just around the corner.

Artist open houses run throughout Hastings in the spring months along with summer fairs and street parties. Looking for an evening out? great local pubs and restaurants serving good food (try The Crown, Custom House, Dragon bar and Fig Tree). Excellent local shops including Penbuckles and Judges serving the best coffee and scrumptious things. Hastings station is close with a direct links to Charing Cross, Kings Cross International (1h:30) and Brighton accessible within 50 minutes, perfect for commuters.

Hastings has the largest beach-launched fishing fleet in Europe, known as the Stade. The ruins of the castle built by William the Conqueror lie at the top of West Hill and offer wonderful views of the area and Channel. The steepest funicular railway in Britain takes passengers from the Old Town up to the castle. At the top of the East Hill funicular, situated near the fishing beach, is the Country Park, one of Hastings and St Leonards' many fine green spaces.

Opened in March 2012, the award-winning Jerwood Gallery sits next to the fishing beach in Hastings' historic Old Town. Home to a revolving selection of the Jerwood Collection's twentieth- and twenty-first century art, it also holds several major exhibitions a year, showcasing the best of modern art: recently Picasso's work from Lee Miller's nearby Farley Farm House and celebrated figurative artist Paula Rego's first major British exhibition in ten years were shown there. The Coastal Cultural Trail, which you can walk or bike, links the Jerwood to two acclaimed galleries, Bexhill's De La Warr Pavilion and Eastbourne's Towner Art Gallery.

There are many other attractions in Hastings and St Leonards-on-Sea, both architectural and cultural. The fantastic Hastings Pier (recently named Pier of the Year and winner of the highly prestigious RIBA Stirling Prize) hosts numerous live gigs and shows; it is an iconic place to visit, Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd and The Clash having played there. The town also hosts the Hastings Half Marathon, the Jack in the Green Festival, Hastings Beer Festival, Coastal Currents, the Old Town Carnival and three seafood festivals. This year it launches its first literary festival.

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