East Sussex

1930s art deco: Four-bedroom property in Ovingdean, near Brighton, East Sussex

Not just a good looking piece of architecture, this 1930s art deco property in Ovingdean, near Brighton, East Sussex has also been renovated to an incredibly high standard too. Yes, completely refurbished, but without taking away the character. That’s always key for us and judging by the social media feedback, many of our readers too. […]

Coastal modernism: Six-bedroom property at Cooden Beach, Bexhill, East Sussex

You might have a little surprise if you pick up this six-bedroom modernist property at Cooden Beach, Bexhill, East Sussex. That’s because it has a celebrity owner. The seller is chat show and radio host Graham Norton, who has decided to give up this wonderful beachfront house around eight years after purchasing it. Why? Who […]

Contemporary modernism: John Pardey Architects-designed property in Brighton, East Sussex

Nice to see something modern and appealing, like this John Pardey Architects-designed modernist property in Brighton, East Sussex. It’s an interesting one because, at first glance, this might well be an older modernist property that has undergone some upgrading. But that isn’t the case. The details here are all new. In fact, this is one […]

On the market: 1930s art deco-style property in Brighton, East Sussex

It isn’t in its original state, but this 1930s art deco-style property in Brighton, East Sussex is still a lovely place. The house dates back to 1939 and according to the owner, the house has been extended in the fairly recent past and at the same time as the adjoining property. That extension is in […]

Time capsule for sale: 1970s three-bedroom property in Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex

Not sure this is the most exciting place we have featured architecturally, but we do like the fact that little has changed with this 1970s three-bedroom property in Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex since the day it was built. Or at least, that’s the impression we get. To be honest, this is a house we would have […]

On the market: The Level House 1960s modernist property in Mayfield, East Sussex

Something of a time capsule, with The Level House 1960s modernist property in Mayfield, East Sussex offering plenty of character and a good amount of space both inside and out too. The property is described as a ‘unique, architect designed 1960s detached family house’, with much of its 1960s originality still in place. That’s obvious […]

On the market: 1960s John Schwerdt-designed grade II-listed modernist property in Rye, East Sussex

Check the bank balance and your credit facilities, as this 1960s John Schwerdt-designed grade II-listed modernist property in Rye, East Sussex is likely to stretch both. The house dates back to 1964 and if you want a reference or two, it appear in Pevsner and has been praised by Historic England as being a a […]

On the market: 1970s Ken Bourne-designed Sunnymead modernist property in Lewes, East Sussex

A very stylish living space, this 1970s Ken Bourne-designed Sunnymead modernist property in Lewes, East Sussex is now on the market. The house, which in an elevated location and in one of them ore sought after areas of Lewes, was the work of local architect Ken Bourne, designed for the use of his own family. […]

On the market: 1960s Peter & Beryl Harrison-designed midcentury property on Maresfield, East Sussex

So much style and originality about this 1960s Peter & Beryl Harrison-designed midcentury property on Maresfield, East Sussex. Not that it is untouched. There has been a sympathetic renovation of this 1964 build, which site in around 0.41 acres of land and on a private road in the village. But there is originality, not least […]

On the market: Michael Wilford-designed contemporary modernist property in Hartfield, East Sussex

There is just a touch of Frank Lloyd Wright about this Michael Wilford-designed contemporary modernist property in Hartfield, East Sussex. Only a touch though, as this is a fine property in its own right, dating from 200 and built for the architect and his family. Great location too, right in the heart of Ashdown Forest, […]