Join us on a  journey through 24 hours in Portslade as a resident at St James Square and discover the gems this lovely area has to offer.

Nestled in the heart of Portslade, St James Square stands as a hub, surrounded by plenty of things to do and see, and places to eat and drink!


Kickstart the Morning at Your Next Door Café

Start your day at Small Batch Coffee, conveniently located next door to St James Square. Dive into a world of award-winning specialty coffee, sourced from exotic locales around the globe. With over 10 varieties of coffee beans to choose from, it’s the perfect spot to kickstart your day.


Fit Your Fun at the Watersports Centre

Fuelled from your coffee, take a leisurely stroll down the Waterfront towards Hove Lagoon Watersports Centre. In just 21 minutes, you’ll find yourself in one of the country’s premier watersports centres, offering exhilarating activities, from windsurfing and wakeboarding to kayaking and paddle boarding. Whether you’re a seasoned water sports enthusiast or a curious beginner, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.


Time to Refuel with a Beachfront Lunch

After working up an appetite, make your way to Rockwater for a beachfront dining experience. Only an 11 minute walk from the watersports centre, this stunning restaurant and bar with views of the sea, offers a delicious food and cocktails.


Walk, Ride, Arrive: Walk to Your local Station in Just 10 Minutes

Once you have arrived back to St James Square, take the short 10 minute walk up Boundary Road, complete with local coffee shops, restaurants and supermarkets to hop on the train to Brighton. Portslade station has direct access to Brighton and London, with trains arriving regularly. St James Square offers travel incentives including subsidised train season travel.



Time for a Trip! Spend the Afternoon in Brighton

After a quick 10 minute train journey from Portslade to Brighton station, you’ve arrived in the vibrant seaside town. Explore the bustling streets, browse the eclectic shops, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere. Brighton is full of independent businesses, many of them can be found at The Open Market which has everything from food stalls, to clothes, candles, and locally made produce.


Dine and Wine at Your Local Favourite

As evening falls, it’s time for dinner at one of Brighton’s many independent restaurants. Petit Pois is a charming French restaurant, nestled in the heart of The Brighton Lanes. With its rustic interiors and intimate ambiance, it’s perfect for a romantic date or catching up with friends.


End Your Day on a High Note: Candlelight Concert at the Royal Pavilion

Finish you’re your day with a magical candlelight concert at the iconic Royal Pavilion. Throughout May and June the Pavilion is hosting live orchestral performances playing music from famous artists such as Coldplay, Queen, Adele, Hans Zimmer, Taylor Swift, ABBA and Ed Sheeran. Lit by candlelight, this is truly a special way to spend your evening.


Home Awaits at St James Square

Catch a train back to Portslade, with services running until half past one in the morning.

In just 24 hours, you’ve experienced the best of Portslade – from the community buzz of St. James Square to the excitement of Hove Lagoon and the charm of Brighton. There’s always something new to discover in this part of town!

All homes at St James Square come with a high specification, flooring and integrated appliances included.

Don’t miss out on the final 2 homes; including a 1 bedroom apartment and a cleverly designed 4th floor open plan Manhattan apartment with far reaching views from a private balcony, with prices from £68,125 for a 25% share, based on a full market value of £272,500.

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