SSTC 3 Bed House - End Terrace 

Mermaid Street, Rye Guide Price £475,000

Property Features

Mermaid Street, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 7EU
Reception Rooms:1

Contact Agent

Rye Office
The Estate Office, 20 Cinque Ports Street
East Sussex
TN31 7AD
Tel: 01797 224000

About the Property


Rush, Witt & Wilson are delighted to present to the market this superb Grade II listed cottage in Rye’s most famous and picturesque street.

Found within the heart of Rye and it’s famous Citadel, sits Oak Corner, formerly two homes and now a superb Grade II Listed character filled home with inglenook fireplace and beams originally from ships from the 1300’s, Oak Corner is considered perfect for a lucrative holiday let, weekend getaway or principle residence.

With an overall square meterage of 138sqm the accommodation is extremely flexible and arranged over four floors. Initially accessed via the large kitchen/dining room with it’s dual aspect, proceeding further you will find a further room tucked below the main living room, giving potential for a further reception room, bedroom or bathroom, subject to the usual consents. To the first floor there is the primary living area with a beautiful large open fireplace with inset lighting. The largest of three bedrooms sits opposite with views available via the large window seat up and down Mermaid Street. To the first floor there is a further bedroom with a large shower room with access to the top floor with its full length bedroom, offering the perfect quiet recluse with stunning views over the rooftops of Rye.

Viewings are highly recommended via the vendors appointed sole agents Rush, Witt & Wilson to appreciate the wealth of character and superb locality of this most unique home.

  • Rye's Most Famous & Picturesque Street
  • The Perfect Second Home or Holiday Let
  • The Heart of Rye's Famous Citadel
  • A Wealth of Character Throughout
  • Cellar With Possibility to Convert Subject to the Usual Consents
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Large Kitchen Breakfast Room
  • Superb Inglenook Fireplace
  • Grade II Listed

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Property Details


Oak Corner is situated in the heart of the Ancient Cinque Port town of Rye, being located in Traders Passage, just off Mermaid Street and within easy walking distance to the railway station.

The town offers a wide range of daily amenities including a supermarket, many specialist and general retails, complemented by historic inns and eateries as well as the Kino cinema.

Primary and secondary schooling is available, together with a sports centre and indoor swimming pool.

The railway station allows access to the city of Brighton in the West and to Ashford, where there are connecting services to the Capital and Continental Europe.

Beautiful undulating countryside borders the town to the north, whilst to the south there is the Rye Bay with miles of open shingle beach extending from a nature reserve at Rye Harbour to the the cliffs at Fairlight, as well as being home to the famous Camber Sands.


5.85 x 3.55 (19'2" x 11'7")
Tiled floor, wooden wall and base units, wooden worktop and porcelain sink. Aga & space for American fridge freezer. Window to the side looking onto mermaid street, window to front looking onto Traders Passage. White goods to be included.

Living Room

4.53 x 4.59 (14'10" x 15'0")
Beams, large open fireplace with inset lighting, carpet & stairs leading to landing:

First Floor

Bedroom One

5.49 x 3.48 (18'0" x 11'5")
Carpet, window seat with views up and down Mermaid Street, fireplace with exposed brick wall behind, beamed ceilings, two fitted wardrobes.

Shower Room

1.82 x 2.46 (5'11" x 8'0")
Lino, radiator, WC, shower, pedestal wash hand basin, window.

Bedroom Three

4.43 x 2.33 (14'6" x 7'7")
Carpet, radiator, cubbyhole with space for desk for potential home working, window onto Traders Passage.

Second Floor

Bedroom Two

3.24 x 8.45 (10'7" x 27'8")
Carpet, window to front with views over town and along Mermaid Street, two electric radiators.

Lower Ground Floor


2.47 x 4.04 narrowing to 2.96 (8'1" x 13'3" narrow
Accessed from the ground floor hallway. The old coal store with potential to convert into a bedroom, reception room or bathroom subject to the usual consents.

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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The Estate Office, 20 Cinque Ports Street
East Sussex
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