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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Chestnut Cottage, 27 The Street, Dalham

Sold STC £320,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sought-After Village Location
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Ample Parking
  • Full of Character

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This delightful Grade II listed cottage offers well-presented accommodation throughout including two bedrooms, two reception rooms, kitchen, rear entrance hall and family bathroom. External benefits include off-road parking for several vehicles, a single garage and extensive landscaped gardens totalling 0.4 acres (sts) with views over neighbouring fields.

Dalham is a highly sought after village amidst the rolling hills of the Suffolk countryside, nestled in the picturesque valley, formed by the river Kennett. The village benefits from a country public house, church and village Hall. The property itself is in a conservation area close to the historic medieval town of Bury St Edmunds (10 miles approx.) and the epicentre of equine racing; Newmarket (5 miles approx.)

Chestnut Cottage
Approached over a gravel driveway which in turn provides access to the garage and the property.
A gated path leads to the entrance of the property which is enclosed by an attractive picket fenced 'cottage style' garden.

Sitting Room 3.73m (12'3") x 5.13m (16'10")
Feature inglenook fireplace with inset woodburner, exposed wood timbers, wooden flooring, stairs leading to first floor, window to side aspect and front door.

Kitchen 2.34m (7'8") x 2.59m (8'6")
Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base mounted units with wooden work surface over, stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps and drainer, tiled splashbacks, electric oven with hob and cook hood over, integrated dishwasher, space for free standing fridge/freezer, window to side aspect.

Dining Room 2.49m (8'2") x 2.57m (8'5")
Wood effect flooring, exposed wood timbers, window to side aspect.

Rear Entrance Lobby 2.57m (8'5") x 2.49m (8'2")
Under floor heating, tiled flooring, stable door leading to the gardens.

White suite comprising low level wc with dual flush, pedestal wash hand basin, P-shaped bath with shower attachment over, heated chrome ladder towel rail and under floor heating.

Bedroom 2.87m (9'5") x 3.40m (11'2")
Double bedroom with double aspect windows to side and rear aspect, wooden flooring, fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom 4.39m (14'5") x 3.25m (10'8")
Double bedroom with window to front aspect, fitted wardrobes, wall mounted wash hand basin and exposed wood timbers.


The property benefits from parking for several vehicles leading to a single garage with power and lighting.
There is an enclosed picket fenced garden. Beyond is a large area laid to lawn with attractive borders and a variety of specimen trees. There is also a large chicken run.
To the rear of the gardens there are fabulous views over neighbouring farm land.

Mains water, electricity, and drainage.
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council - 01638 719 000.
Tax Band: D (current annual charge: £1479.63).

Agents Note
There is a pedestrian right of way to the rear of the property for the access to the adjoining properties.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 February 2016


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