Onslow Road, Hove

4 Bed House - Detached  Sold

4 2 2 £1,500,000
A beautiful, substantial detached house (2,475 Sq ft/ 230 Sq m) in a sought after Hove Location, within close proximity of Hove Park (40 Acres) and well regarded schools. Generously proportioned throughout and immaculately presented, this desirable family home offers four double bedrooms, two bathrooms and separate downstairs WC. There are two reception rooms; one in excess of 45 feet and a kitchen breakfast room with direct access to the garden, as well as a separate utility room. Furthermore the property boasts a large work shop, a garage space, and a large beautifully established rear garden and off road parking for two or more cars.


The highly desirable residential street sited between Shirley Drive and Dyke Road, is ideally positioned for well regarded schools, educational facilities and parks, Hove seafront and promenade is approximately one and a half miles in distance to the South. Nearby local shops and amenities are situated on Church Road and at the Seven Dials parades, with a wide selection of shops, eateries and independent boutiques. There is a Tescos express within close proximity as well as further shops to include a doctors and dentist in nearby Matlock Road. In addition, there are good road links affording access to Brighton city centre, London via the M23 and many towns and villages along the A259 coastal Road. The district is well served with regular bus services providing access into the city centre, Brighton mainline railway station is approximately 1.4 miles in distance, Preston Park Station is half a mile in distance.


Approached from level ground via a low walled, neatly paved driveway with beautifully manicured topiary hedges, providing ample parking for two or more cars, with side access to the private rear garden.


A handsome and generously proportioned detached house, with bay fronted elevations under a tiled roof. Glass paned double doors open onto a grand and spacious entrance hall with stripped wood flooring that is flooded with natural light. In turn an original 1930's light leaded paned door leads to the main hallway with access to all ground floor principle rooms, including a useful downstairs cloakroom and under-stairs storage. Everything about this property is grand with plush cream carpets throughout, and tasteful decoration.

The first reception room resides to the front of the property is bright and spacious enjoying a large bay window and ample built in shelving to the alcoves and chimney breast.

Across the hall you'll find the very impressive second reception room; a real delight, being in excess of 45ft offering a superbly versatile social space. With an abundance of natural light and boasting a triple aspect with its array of windows and double doors providing direct access to the large rear patio and in turn established gardens.

Adjacent to this there resides a spacious 'L' shaped kitchen breakfast room having a ceramic tiled floor, a comprehensive range of wall and base units in neutral tones with a laminate work surface and tiled splash back, again with a pleasant outlook over the beautiful manicured rear garden. There is an inset stainless steel sink and drainer, ceramic hob with extractor hood above and oven and grill stack as well as an integrated tall fridge freezer and space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Furthermore this space offers ample room for a table and chairs and in turn leads to a separate utility room, with a dual aspect, provisions and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer and further space for a second fridge freezer as well as a door providing side access to the property.

To this level you'll also find a large bright room currently utilised as a workshop/art studio but could provide a multitude of uses and leads through to the garage space.

A turning staircase with a dark oak balustrade and ceiling height window, rises to the first floor spacious landing, with a large storage cupboard and access to the loft space.

The bright master bedroom is situated to the front of the property over looking the tree lined street and with distant sea views via a large bay window, offering ample built in storage and access to a large en suite bathroom with full white suite. Fully tiled in brilliant white and comprising of a panelled bath with shower over and wall mounted thermostatic controls, a low level Eco flush WC a pedestal wash basin and white ceramic heated towel rail.

There are three further spacious double bedrooms all residing at the rear of the property with built in storage and enjoying a pleasant outlook over the pretty rear garden.

A large family bathroom sits at the end of the landing and is fully tiled, enjoying a double aspect with a retro latte suite, comprising of a large corner bath tub with shower over, pedestal wash basin, Close coupled WC and bidet.


A beautiful haven, established over many years; the rear garden is an absolute delight. In excess of 150 feet with a generous patio area accessed via both the kitchen and second reception room and measuring approx 28 square feet. In turn leading to a plush, well maintained lawn with an array of topiary trees, flowers, rose bushes and shrub borders. The garden further boasts a selection of fruit trees, to include a plum, apple and pear tree. A pathway on both sides leads to the end of the garden, where you'll find a further patio. There is also useful side access from the garden down both sides of the house to the front of the property.

Additional information

EPC rating: D
Internal measurement: 2,475 Square feet / 230 Square meters
Council tax band: G
Parking zone: P (with light touch parking)

Property Details PDF

Onslow Road, Hove

Branch Details

19 Richardson Road,
East Sussex. BN3 5RB

01273 746674