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5 Bed Detached House Under Offer

Guide Price £1,250,000 - Freehold

Millitary Road, Rye, East Sussex TN31 7NY
bedrooms 5    bathrooms 4   
A detached five bedroom house fronting the River Rother situated on the edge of the Ancient Town and Cinque Port of Rye with off road parking and the ability to walk into the Town which has access to a mainline station.

ROOMS Entrance lobby, Entrance hall, Studio with en suite shower, Dining room, Kitchen, Utility room, Cloakroom, Bedroom 3 with en suite shower room, Bedroom 5, First floor living room opening onto two roof terraces, Bedrooms 1,2 and 4 all have en suite shower rooms, EPC rating C, Detached double garage with office to rear, Off road parking for 4 cars, Rear garden with river frontage.

LOCATION The property occupies a river front position (an unusual benefit enjoyed by just a handful of properties in Rye) on the River Rother which continues around Rye Town where it joins with the River Brede then flowing out to the Rye Harbour estuary into the English Channel. Situated on the edge of the Town yet conveniently within about half a mile of the Ancient Town and Cinque Port of Rye, renowned for its historical associations, medieval fortifications and fine period architecture. As well as its charm and history, the town has a comprehensive range of shopping facilities and an active local community with the arts being strongly represented. From the town there are local train services to Eastbourne and to Ashford with connections to the Continent. There is a high speed service between Ashford and London St. Pancras in 37 minutes. Sporting facilities in the area include golf at Rye Golf Club (located in Camber), tennis at Rye Lawn Tennis Club (next door) with reputedly among the very best grass courts in the country, sailing on the south coast and many fine countryside and coastal walks.

DESCRIPTION Forming an individual detached house dating from the 1970's now requiring a degree of modernisation. Presenting brick elevations with wooden weatherboard upper elevations beneath a pitched tiled roof.

GROUND FLOOR The accommodation comprises front door into an entrance lobby with inner door to the entrance hall, stairs rising to the first floor. Built in cupboard. Dining room with sliding door out to the rear garden. Wide open archways leading through to the kitchen which is fitted with a range of pine fronted units. Windows to the rear and side and double doors out to the side garden. Separate utility room and adjoining cloakroom. Studio having double doors out to the garden and en-suite shower room. Bedroom 3 having a built in double cupboard and en-suite shower room. Bedroom 5 having a window to the front.

FIRST FLOOR Landing with built in cupboards. Open living room having views across the river and door out to a large roof terrace which again overlooks the river and a further door out to a secondary roof terrace. Bedroom 2 is double aspect, two built in double cupboards. En suite shower room. Bedrooms 1 and 4 both have en suite shower rooms.

OUTSIDE To the front of the property there is a driveway providing off road parking for two cars and access to a detached double garage with twin up and over doors, personal door to rear. Adjoining office to the rear accessed from the garden. There is a secondary driveway providing off road parking for an additional two cars.

The main rear and side gardens have a variety of shrub and flower beds with a paved terrace, grapevine clad pergola with lawn beyond. There is a raised area of decking leading onto a jetty. The rear enjoying river views, where a variety of wildlife can be seen and beyond over the marshland opposite.

LOCAL AUTHORITY Rother District Council - Council Tax Band G

Floorplan for Millitary Road, Rye, East Sussex TN31 7NY
EPC Graph for Millitary Road, Rye, East Sussex TN31 7NY
  • Rye Rail Station is 0.57 miles away.
  • Winchelsea Rail Station is 2.35 miles away.
  • Wittersham Road Rail Station (KESR) is 5.90 miles away.
  • Appledore (Kent) Rail Station is 6.16 miles away.
  • Doleham Rail Station is 6.28 miles away.