With eight bedrooms and character in spades, find out how much this Brighton beachfront mansion will set you back.

Featured on Rightmove, it’s exceedingly rare a property like this one comes to market but if you are thinking of putting an offer in, you’re going to need a sizable bank account.

Built in 1828, this former home to a King of Portugal is a double-fronted, grade 2-listed, regency mansion enjoying panoramic sea views and providing unparalleled elegance across six storeys of beautiful Georgian architecture.

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The mansion maintains a magnitude of original features including alabaster pillars, marble fireplaces, decorative integral wall paintings, intricate plasterwork and one of Brighton’s most spectacular staircases.

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No. 9 has been home to the same family for 25 years but is now being offered for sale so a new owner can put their stamp on this historic home.

The décor manages to be both in keeping with the property and utterly unique at the same time. The ground floor greets you with a bright, marbled hallway replete with majestic, sweeping stone staircase creating a breath-taking centrepiece as it winds up through the floors.

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A broad atrium floods the stairwell with generous, natural light.

The first floor boasts a broad, double-aspect drawing room with full-length windows overlooking the beach from marina to pier, and a double-height library with spiral staircase and mezzanine.

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The imposing, pillar-flanked landing opens out onto a west-facing terrace ideal for al fresco entertaining.

On the fourth floor you will find a west-facing sitting room opening onto the penthouse roof terrace with far-reaching views of seafront and coast.

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The property also features a one-bedroom apartment on the lower ground floor with its own street entrance and courtyard.


Location: Eastern Terrace, Brighton
Guide Price: £3,750,000
Agent: Foster & Co, Hove
Contact: 01273 830919