Flat , Girton House, 193 Kingsway, Hove, BN3

2 Bed │ 1 Bath │ 1 Rec

Guide Price £435,000 (Leasehold)

Haywards Heath

Paul Dryden

Branch Manager

Key features

  • No chain
  • Beautifully finished throughout
  • Sea and coastal views
  • Highly sought after location
  • Close proximity to Hove lawns and beach front
  • Modern design
  • High ceilings
  • Located near to high end restaurant development

Full description

Situated perfectly on the first floor at the front of Girton House, a period mansion block dating from 1900's that has been recently refurbished exceptional standards, the property presents an opportunity for high end beach living in the heart of popular Hove.

The current owners have spent a great deal of thought on ensuring they have enhanced the period features of the accommodation by way of a contemporary feel and included but not limited to sleek design throughout, solid oak internal doors, cast iron radiators and climate control thermostat. As well as offering maximum space that would suit couples, downsizers, a coastal retreat and just about anybody who appreciates fine workmanship and elegance.

Briefly the accommodation comprises an entrance hall with built-in shelving and cloak cupboard, leading to the inviting open plan living space with stunning high ceilings, full height bay window with French doors to the lanai which boasts remarkable views overlooking the ocean, really bringing the outside in! The open plan living space benefits from a modern matte finish kitchen complete with an exquisite quartz worktop, up-stand, and splash back.

The master bedroom is extremely grand, decorated in the ever popular ‘Hague Blue' and is situated to the front of the property with access to the lanai, with sliding ¾ height windows.

To the rear of the property is bedroom two, a generous double offering an abundance of space with floor to ceiling built in wardrobe and a generous sash window allowing plenty of natural light into the room. The stunning bathroom has been finished to a very high standard with modish tiled walls and floor. There is a hand basin, a WC and a panel enclosed bath with rainfall shower and glass screen, complete with heated towel rail, underfloor heating, and Bluetooth sound system.


Other attributes include gas fired central heating and double glazing. Finished to an extremely high standard throughout, must be viewed to be fully appreciated.

Entrance Hall

This inviting entrance hall benefits from useful cloak cupboard and provides access to all rooms.

Open plan living area

A most impressive room boasting high ceilings and stunning bay window over looking the sea front, as well as being open plan to the kitchen this living area really provides a great entertaining space.


Well designed, sleek matte grey cabinets with white quartz worktop.

Master Bedroom

This room has been tastefully decorated and provides a peaceful space to lay your head.

Bedroom Two

A double bedroom with a large sash window allowing plenty of natural light into the room.


A very well thought out and designed bathroom with stunning tiles and matte black bathroom fittings.



Further Information

Leasehold - renewed 125 years lease on purchase

Service Charge - £1440 per annum

Ground Rent - £250 per annum

Parking Zone - R


Ideally situated on Kingsway Hove, the first floor apartment is located across from Hove seafront promenade and enjoys views over the iconic beach huts and sea. Ideally located, to Church Road which provides a range of restaurants and shops. Nearby restaurants within walking distance include awarding winning Etch, local neighbourhood spot Franco's Osteria, Ginger Pig and due to open soon Rockwater Restaurant and Bar. Nearby leisure facilities include tennis courts opposite, bowls club, King Alfred Leisure centre, Hove Lawns and Hove Lagoon all within walking distance.

Transport links include regular bus routes to Brighton centre. By train nearby stations include Aldrington (1 mile) and Hove (1.2 miles) provide direct services London, Gatwick Airport and South Coast. By car access via A27 and A23 provides connection to Gatwick Airport, London and the national motorway network.

Details correct: 4th August 2020

Why live in Haywards Heath?

We’re home to a variety of house styles, many with very distinctive characteristics, such as the architect, Harold Turner’s craft-inspired properties from the 1930s to the 1950s with their decorative windows, facades and detailing. There are also buildings that date from the 13th century, which add to Hayward Heath’s grand sense of history.

This is a popular commuter town with excellent road and rail links to the capital and the coast. You’ll find a cosmopolitan blend of bars, cafés and restaurants in the busy town centre, an abundance of family friendly facilities and beautiful countryside that stretches all around.

If you enjoy sports, we have the Dolphin Leisure Centre for swimming and fitness and an abundance of local clubs covering everything you could wish to do, including athletics, running, cricket, football and equestrian sports. Victoria Park has tennis courts, a skate park and paddling pool for younger children, the family attractions at Beech Hurst Park include a miniature railway and safe play area while Wakehurst Place in Ardingly blends ornamental gardens with natural woodlands on a site that’s managed by the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew. Head northeast and you can stroll around Ashdown Forest, the place that inspired the Winnie the Pooh stories, or travel east to Sheffield Park with its lovely lakes and gardens.

In the town you’ll find a wealth of bars and eateries and a good choice of shops clustered along South Road and in The Orchards, a modern precinct with Marks and Spencer as its flagship store. The town also has a great selection of schools for both primary and secondary age pupils with many more private school options in the outlying areas.

If you’d like to buy, sell or let a property in Haywards Heath, get in touch with your local team and discover the Henry Adams difference for yourself.

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