By the sea, Pett Level
By The Sea is a contemporary home near Hastings, East Sussex, with panoramic views to the sea and inland over Pett Level Preservation Trust land. This unique detached home was completed in 2017 and has an EPC A rating.
The stylish accommodation is finished to a high specification, arranged over three floors with an internal four-person lift to all floors.
Internal features include poured Terrazzo flooring with underfloor heating and individual thermostatic controls to each room, full height IQ windows/ sliding doors complemented by electric window blinds and a Kratki contemporary fire to the open plan reception/ living room area.
The ground floor accommodation comprises a reception hall with stairs leading to the upper floors and lift access, as well as an attractive south-facing studio with fitted cupboards, sliding doors to the enclosed garden and an en suite shower room. The utility room has integral Miele appliances and the adjacent boot room benefits from built in storage and hanging.
The principal bedroom suite id on the first floor, with full height glazed sliding doors making the most of the stunning sea views, and a further door giving access to a balcony. There is a luxuriously fitted Calacatta marble shower room and bespoke fitted dressing room.
The guest bedroom has a sliding door to a front balcony and built-in wardrobes, and the en suite bathroom is equipped with contemporary sanitaryware including a freestanding bath and separate shower.
The impressive open plan living/ dining room/ kitchen is on the second floor, providing a wonderful light-filled space of generous proportions with a wraparound balcony to three elevations. The fully fitted kitchen, with Corian and Azur Bahia marble work surfaces has various integral Miele appliances including an induction hob, microwave/steam oven, electric oven, warming drawer, integral fridge/freezer and dishwasher. There is also a Quooker hot tap.
To the front of the house there is off road parking for four cars and a bin store. A gate to one side gives access to the enclosed landscaped garden to the rear of the house, where there is a paved terrace, barbecue area and gate that leads to the beach.
Duncan Petrie of Savills Cranbrook says: “By The Sea is a striking contemporary seaside home finished to a superb specification, with the benefit of an A energy rating as well as direct beach access. The stylish design makes the most of the incredible views both out to sea and across Pett Level Preservation Trust land.”
By The Sea is in Pett Level, 2.5 miles from Winchelsea Beach, which has a convenience store and renowned local butchers. The pretty historic hill top town of Rye, with its cobbled streets, is about 5.5 miles away and has an excellent selection of antique shops, restaurants and gift shops, sport and leisure facilities including excellent golf courses, fishing and sailing.
There is also an excellent range of schools in the area in both the state and private sectors, at primary and secondary level.
In terms of communications, the M20 can be joined at Ashford, with links to London, the coast and other motorway networks, while the A21 can be accessed from the outskirts of Hastings, with links to the M25 at junction 5 and Gatwick and Heathrow airports. Train services run from Rye to Ashford International station, with a high speed link to London St Pancras in about 37 minutes.
By The Sea is being marketed by Savills for a guide price of £1,750,000.