East Ascent, St. Leonards-On-Sea

5 Bed House  | Offers in the region of £575,000

Grade II listed Georgian town house found in the heart of St, Leonards gorgeous conservation area. Being one of only five buildings in this style on East Ascent that are still complete houses, as intended by Decimus Burton, this is a fantastic opportunity to own a slice of History. This handsome home is packed with period features and charm – spanning over four spacious floors, the sense of space here is undeniable. The versatile accommodation here consists of five bedrooms and three reception rooms with a family bathroom and separate w/c. The kitchen/dining room sits on the lower level of the house and opens on to an enclosed courtyard with steps leading up to an enchanting walled garden. East Ascent, remains one of St. Leonards’ finest addresses is steps away from the Sea and St Leonards Gardens. The proximity to the trendy hub of Norman Road with its artisan shops, local eateries and galleries means there is a little something for everyone. If you fancy venturing further afield, St Leonards’ mainline Railway Station gets you to London Bridge in 1 hour and 20 minutes.

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Property Details

Entrance Hall

Original feature Corbels and coving with the original Decimus Burton staircase leading to the first floor.

Reception Room 1

This room is simply stunning, there are two sash windows to the front aspect and with the orinigal wooden floorboards, high skirting boards and open fireplace it makes the perfect room for relaxing.

Reception room 2

Currently being used as a study this room has a glazed window to the rear aspect, handsome original features and built in storage cupboards.


Located on the Ground floor, there is a small glazed window to rear aspect, w/c and hand basin.

Rear Garden

To find a space this delightful is such a rarity in a house of this style and location, there is a courtyard garden accessed via the lower level with a separate raised garden accessed though the ground floor leading up to the most enchanting private walled garden. Despite being only one Road back from the Seafront the garden here is an absolute sun trap which captures the sun throughout the day and until its sets.

Reception Room 3

Found on the lower level the two glazed sash windows let the natural light stream through, there is a working log burner perfect for those cozy Autumnal evenings. The generous room proportions here allow this room to be a multi-use space, it is currently set up as a snug and dining room.

Kitchen Breakfast room

The large sash window here overlooks the courtyard garden. The fitted kitchen consists of off white base and wall units with black granite work surfaces, an integral fridge/freezer, space for washing machine and inset oven with Halogen hob and extractor fan. The combination boiler is located in the kitchen and has sufficient power for an additional shower room to be fitted on the top floor, should the new owners wish to install one. The separate utility room has power and plumbing for additional washing facilities.

Master bedroom

Found on the first floor this attractive room has a feature fireplace and sea glimpses from the large glazed sash window to the front aspect.

Bedroom Two

Glazed window to rear aspect, built in wardrobes, original fireplace & coving with high ceilings

Bedroom Four

Glazed window to front aspect with sea views, this room is currently being used by the vendors as a dressing room.


There is a glazed window to the rear aspect overlooking the rear garden, panelled bath with shower over, w/c, hand basin and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 3

Glazed window to front aspect with sea views, feature fireplace and access to eaves storage.

Bedroom 5

Glazed window to front aspect, eaves storage. The vendors have laid all necessary pipework under the floor here to enable this to be easier turned in to an additional bathroom if desired.

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East Ascent, St. Leonards-On-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 0DS
Reception Rooms: 3
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 1
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  • Georgian Terraced home
  • Grade II listed
  • Three reception room
  • Five bedrooms
  • Sea glimpses
  • St Leonards location

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