SSTC 5 Bed House - Terraced 

Magdalen Road, St. Leonards-On-Sea Guide Price £795,000

Property Features

Magdalen Road, St. Leonards-On-Sea, East Sussex, TN37 6EP
Reception Rooms:3

Contact Agent

Hastings Office
Rother House, Havelock Road
East Sussex
TN34 1BP
Tel: 01424 442443
[email protected]

About the Property

A rare opportunity has arisen to acquire this period regency town house that has been transformed into a beautiful residency with a self-contained apartment set below. The property retains much of its original and characterful period features on each of the elegant levels ,boasting a very spacious and versatile home arranged over 5 floors with the basement level offering the passive income of £550 PCM by way of a generous basement apartment. The principal property offers an extensive and striking room layout with each level beautifully presented with large windows to front and rear with the front elevation offering a green view onto fields and trees and the rear elevation offering blue views to the sea and across the colourful patchwork of the rooftops of St Leonards. The main property offers a statement entrance into a vestibule and deep hallway leading onto a dining room to the front, interconnecting to an open plan kitchen/breakfast room via impressive floor to ceiling double doors. The rear hallway leads off to a cloakroom/wc, large larder and utility room with access to the garden. To the first floor there is a spacious drawing room with arched French doors onto a balcony with sea views with a further grand reception room with a rear view. The lower part of the landing leads to a spacious shower room. To the 2nd floor a spacious bathroom/wc and to the upper part two double bedrooms with the principal bedroom found to the front with a verdant view. To the 3rd floor two further bedrooms both with original fireplaces and beautiful arched windows. the larger at the front has a staircase leading up to an enclosed roof terrace. The roof terrace is a huge added bonus offering additional outside space for entertaining and amazing views over the town to the sea. It’s also the perfect place to enjoy a good sunset. A good size terraced private garden is offered to the rear and in addition a large garage is found accessed via St Johns Road (currently let at £70).

  • Beautiful Period Regency Townhouse
  • Self Contained One Bedroom Basement Apartment
  • Accommodation Over Five Floors
  • Roof Terrace Enjoying Amazing Sunsets
  • Five Bedrooms in Total
  • Striking Room Layouts
  • Views to the Sea & the Green Fields Opposite
  • Gardens & Large Garage
  • Close to Good Local Schooling

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Property Details


Magdalen Road is a pretty road of period architecture just 5 minute walk to the train station at St Leonards Warrior Square with services to London as well as the popular shops, cafes, art galleries of Kings Road & Norman Road which offers the ever popular Kino Teatr. The seafront promenade and pier are just a 5 minute walk with the immediate local area well served for a good primary school which is a feeder for an excellent secondary school in Bexhill well as being within walking distance of the new town with a wide range of shops and Hastings historic Old Town with many tourist features, bars and restaurants. This particular property is found directly opposite open green fields and enjoys views over the town and the sea from its elevated position. In many ways the position of this property is both ideal and unique.

Covered Entrance Porchway

Entrance door leading through to:

Entrance Vestibule

Wooden floor, meter cupboard, large part glazed entrance door with adjacent panels leading through to:

Entrance Hallway

Elegant and light with dado rail, radiator, original cornicing archway, picture rail, wooden stairs with attractive wooden balustrade rising to the first floor, doors off to the following:

Dining Room

4.75m x 3.76m (15'7 x 12'4)
Double glazed sash window to front offering lovely views onto the fields opposite, period radiators, original cornicing, picture rail, marble fireplace, recess with decorative surround, deep skirting board, Large double doors lead through to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

4.65m x 3.40m (15'3 x 11'2)
Large sash window to rear offering townscape views and an elevated aspect onto the rear garden, base unit housing a stainless steel sink unit with side drainer and mixer tap, further range of base units with generous work surfaces, space for freestanding oven and grill, metro tiling into the recess, original cornicing, picture rail, deep skirting board, radiator.

Inner Hallway

Pantry style larder, steps lead down to:


Low level wc with dual flush, wash hand basin, wall mounted boiler, tiled floor.

Utility Room

2.69m x 2.39m (8'10 x 7'10)
Sash window to side, period radiator, wooden door to rear providing access to the rear garden, tiled flooring, sink unit with side drainer, space and plumbing for washing machine, fitted storage cupboards.

First Floor

Half Landing

Wooden staircase with attractive balustrade from the entrance hall lead up to the first floor via a half landing. Access through to:

Generous Shower Room/WC

Picture window with lovely views across St Leonards and to the sea in the distance taking in views of the local church and Beachy Head, tall sash window to side, quality wooden flooring, period radiator, ceiling spotlights, large walk-in tiled shower cubicle with glazed door.


Wooden staircase with handrail rising to the second floor, doors off to the following:

Drawing Room

5.56m x 4.57m (18'3 x 15')
Beautiful French style arched double doors leading out to the first floor balcony offering views over the fields found directly opposite, stunning central ceiling rose, original cornicing, picture rail, deep skirting board, period radiator, centre piece fireplace with marble surround and tiled hearth, quality wooden flooring, bi-folding wooden doors leading through to:

Further Reception Room

4.57m x 3.38m (15' x 11'1)
Tall sash window to rear with a varied view onto St Leonards, fireplace with a tiled hearth and marble surround, ceiling rose, picture rail, cornicing, deep skirting boards, wooden floor return bi-folding wooden doors

Second Floor

Half Landing

Door leads through to:


Large sash window to side, freestanding bath with mixer tap and shower spray attachment, angled wash hand basin with mixer tap, period radiator, quality wooden flooring, low level wc, laddered heated towel rail, ceiling spotlights, storage cupboard.


Stairs rising to the third floor, doors off to the following:

Bedroom One

5.59m x 4.80m (18'4 x 15'9)
Two front facing windows taking in a verdant outlook onto the fields opposite, the windows are large enough to offer access onto the second floor balcony area, cupboards found to the recess, beautiful centre piece fireplace with decorative surround and a tiled hearth, exposed wooden floorboards, coving, picture rail.

Bedroom Two

4.90m x3.40m (16'1 x11'2)
Wide window to rear enjoying a varied view over the rooftops of St Leonards taking in views of the sea, the local church and Brachy Head in the distance, period radiator, wooden floor, centre piece fireplace with fitted cupboard to the chimney recess.

Third Floor


Large skylight window, additional window offering a good source of natural light to the top floor as well as elevated views, two storage cupboards, doors off to the following:

Bedroom Three

5.18m x 4.83m (17' x 15'10)
Arched feature multi paned window to rear offering elevated views over the rooftops of St Leonards and Beachy Head in the distance, period radiator, fireplace, exposed wooden floors, cupboard offering shelving, bi-fold doors leading through to:

Bedroom Four

3.96m x 2.97m (13' x 9'9)
Lovely feature arched window to front offering a verdant outlook with views onto the fields found directly opposite, two velux windows to front, wooden floors, period radiator, fireplace, storage cupboard. A unique feature are the open tread stairs and handrail leading up through a hatch to:

Roof Terrace

Offering sensational 360 degree - panoramic views over St Leonards taking in jaw dropping views of the sea and enjoys amazing sunsets. This area has been well used by the current vendors and there are railings in place on the boundary of the roof so it can be used for external entertaining.


Rear Garden

Steps lead down to an area of shingle with ample space for garden table and chairs, area of decking, area of lawn with mature shrubs and hedgerows to its boundaries, fruit trees to the far end, enjoying a good source of natural sunlight with a westerly aspect and beautiful sunsets.


Detached and situated at the end of the garden, accessed from St Johns Road. The garage is currently let out for £70 PCM

Self Contained Lower Ground Floor Apartment

Entrance Hall

Private entrance door, storage cupboards, radiator, doors off to the following:


4.65m x 3.40m (15'3 x 11'2)
Open fire with exposed brick feature chimney, door providing access to:


Access to the rear garden.


4.62m x 2.44m (15'2 x 8')
Range of base units, part tiled walls, shelving, sink unit with side drainer and mixer tap, fitted gas hob with oven set below, space for freestanding fridge/freezer.

Study/Occasional Room

2.82m x 2.44m (9'3 x 8')
Window to side, radiator, access to a utility cupboard housing a wall mounted gas boiler, space and plumbing for washing machine.


4.57m x 3.66m (15' x 12')


Double glazed window modernised suite offering a panel enclosed bath, low level wc, wash hand basin, tiled walls.


Front Garden

Lower courtyard with steps.

Rear Garden

Level area of enclosed patio.

Agents Note

None of the services or appliances mentioned in these sale particulars have been tested.

It should also be noted that measurements quoted are given for guidance only and are approximate and should not be relied upon for any other purpose.

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