Commanding unrivalled coastal views from Beachy Head to Worthing Pier, a stunning beach side home, in stunning order.
Being one of a handful of homes on the foreshore of upcoming Lancing beach, The 'Music House' presents an opportunity to rent a property totally transformed in recent years.
Originally built in the 1920's as the beach side music room for the neighbouring property at a well-known music impresarios request. It's believed that it was used to audition, rehearse and entertain stars of the time including Doris Day. More recently the house has been transformed having been remodelled and extended in 2011. Slightly elevated it benefits from the stunning outlook across the pebbled beach and English Channel. Also, the house is a stone's throw from Brooklands Leisure Park as well as the new landmark Beach Green Watersports centre, gym and cafe.
Throughout are tasteful touches which have been applied after careful consideration to its surroundings including being alarmed. Internally the accommodation starts with an inviting hallway accessed through a contemporary solid oak entrance door with etched glass side panel. Bespoke cabinetry has recently been installed the cupboards having a nautical feel with reclaimed sea defence hardwood tops and a full height triple wardrobe. An under stairs storage cupboard takes care of the hoover. A reception room sits central which is perfect for a cosy evening having a beautiful original oak floor and newly installed wood burning stove. The sunroom benefits from a stunning outlook through the marine grade bi-fold doors. The room is flooded with light with the benefit of vaulted ceilings having Velux windows and is warm underfoot with limestone flooring with underfloor heating. The kitchen sits to the far end with a range of wall and base units custom fitted by Manhattan kitchens topped with quartz worktops. Hand printed tiles from a local artist blend effortlessly with the reclaimed hardwood shelves and continuation of limestone flooring. Two bedrooms are found on the ground floor both having acoustic glazing and plantation shutters. A family bathroom comprises of a generous non-slip bath with fold out shower screen, w.c and hand basin in an oak cabinet.
The first floor has a galleried landing with triple Velux windows, a fitted curved desk space with additional shelving and side cupboards. A useful storage space of approximately 6m sits in the eaves. The master bedroom is a soothing retreat with a full height cupboard and sliding doors leading out to a private sea facing sundeck. There is more eaves space which has two points of access via bedside hatches. The en suite is carefully planned with a three piece suite comprising a tiled shower enclosure, w.c and hand basin with bespoke 'Montrose' units and stainless steel heated towel rail.
Externally the hardwood sundeck from the master bedroom is a sun worshipers paradise. The views are sensational along the Sussex coastline and its incredibly private with funky LED uplighters and glass and stainless steel balustrade. To the rear of the house is a good sized terrace with sandstone paving accessible from bi-fold doors with a BBQ and sheltered areas. The beach is accessed via own-design wrought iron gate with steps down from the terrace so it really is on your door step! To the front are two parking spaces, enough for two family sized cars.
Lancing Beach is a very popular spot with excellent road links to Worthing and Brighton. There is a beach green within 200 yards with a large car park and recreational facilities including a new cafe and gym. Local shopping car be found in central Lancing with a comprehensive range of shops and restaurants including a supermarket. Within the village is a mainline station providing links with Brighton, Worthing and London. Availiable to rent unfurnished from July 9th.