4 bedroom property for saleWoodbridge, Suffolk
Withdrawn from Market £975,000
- Beautifully Presented, Character Home
- Four Bedrooms
- Master Bedroom with En- Suite and Separate Dressing Room
- Well Appointed Family Bathroom
- Dining Room
- Light Kitchen with Breakfast Room
- Lawned Garden with Terrace
- Garage, Carport and Off Road Parking
- Superb Access into Woodbridge Town Centre
- Full of Character, Viewing Advised
About the Property
Enjoying a discreet, tucked away location, 1 Chapel Street is a unique four bedroom link detached character property benefitting from an enclosed garden, a garage, car port, off road parking and pedestrian access to the Market Hill. This beautifully proportioned Georgian cottage is believed to date from 1812, enjoying an elevated position overlooking the raised terrace and terraced lawns that are enclosed by established hedges. Arranged over three floors the accommodation comprises central hall with engineered oak floor, cloakroom, dual aspect sitting room featuring a sash window to the front and a coal effect gas fire, dining room leading to the kitchen and open plan breakfast room. A staircase rises from the central hall to the first floor landing providing access to the two primary bedrooms, the family bathroom and a laundry room with fitted shelved cupboards. The master bedroom benefits from a dressing room with three built-in double fronted wardrobes with storage cupboards above and an en-suite shower room. The second bedroom has two built-in fitted double wardrobes with storage cupboards above and the family bathroom offers a shower and a bath. A further staircase rises to the two attic bedrooms. One is currently presented as a twin bedroom with built-in cupboard and the other is being used as an office. Outside, there is an 'alfresco' dining area to the side of the raised terrace, two terraced lawns with stepped flower beds featuring a box hedge, a garage with power and light, potting shed/workshop with power and light, a garden shed, a car port and off road parking.
About The Area
Woodbridge is a well served market town, steeped in history with a fine selection of shops and restaurants; it has its own theatres, a cinema, swimming pool, doctors and dentists. Woodbridge lies on the River Deben and is renowned for its sailing facilities and yacht harbour. Around the town there are various buildings from the Tudor, Georgian, Regency and Victorian eras. Nearby schools include the highly regarded Abbey (Preparatory School) & Woodbridge School (Senior School), Woodbridge Primary School and Farlingaye High School. The County Town of Ipswich is 10 miles South-West of Woodbridge.
Services operate from Woodbridge rail station to London Liverpool Street, (with a change at Ipswich). The journey time is approximately 1 hour, 45 minutes.
On foot, from the Fine and Country office on Church Street. Head towards the Market Hill. Beside the Bull Hotel, turn left onto Chapel Street. The property is located on the left hand side, next to the Old Chapel. It is tucked away, and accessed via a shared drive. There is a gate which leads into the garden and up the path to the front door.
Accommodation with Approximate Room Sizes:
Four panel door with inset fan light and pediment above opening to:
Entrance Hall - 16' (max) x 5' (max) reducing to 2'4 by the staircase
Plastered ceiling with ornate cornice, ceiling mounted light, carpeted staircase with cupboard beneath, central heating thermostat, electric meter cupboard, radiator with Thermostatic Radiator Valve (TRV), engineered oak flooring with inset door mat, recess for coats, with inset light above and four panel door opening doors.
Sitting Room - (incorporating the library) 21'8 (max) x 13'3 (max) reducing to 11'7 at the chimney breast and 11'1 in the library area.
Sitting Area - 13'3 reducing to 11'7 (at the chimney breast) x 12'
Library Area - 11'1 x 8'9
A splendid dual aspect open plan room overlooking the gardens and tree lined horizon beyond. Plastered ceiling with deep cornice and complementary ceiling rose, secondary glaze to sash window, window to the rear with sealed unit double glazing, wall mounted uplighter, feature fireplace with inset coal effect fire, a range of wall mounted book shelves with storage cupboards beneath, two radiators with TRV and carpet laid to floor.
WC - 4'10 x 3'1
Plastered ceiling with inset lighting, window to rear aspect, tongue and groove panelling to the lower half of the walls, close coupled WC, wall mounted wash hand basin, radiator with TRV and tiled floor
Dining Room - 11'11 x 11'8 (opening to 13'3 above the cupboards within the alcoves.
Situated at the front of the house enjoying views over the gardens and roof tops beyond. Plastered ceiling complete with cornice and ceiling rose, suspended light, secondary glaze sash window to front aspect, former fireplace currently used a wine store flanked by alcoves with built-in double fronted storage cupboard, radiator with TRV, engineered oak flooring and door opening to.
Kitchen with adjacent open plan breakfast room overall measurements 22'6 (max) x 8'6 within the kitchen area opening to 10' within the breakfast room.
Kitchen - 13'9 x 8'6 (opening to the breakfast room)
Plastered ceiling with inset lighting, window to the rear aspect with sealed unit double glazing, fitted kitchen with oak work surfaces, inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap above and tiled splashbacks, built-in Bosch electric double oven and Bosch ceramic hob with stainless steel splashback and cooker hood above, integral fridge and separate integral freezer under counter, space and plumbing for a dishwasher, a range of cupboard, drawer and pull out larder storage, wide opening and engineered oak flooring flowing through into the open plan breakfast room.
Breakfast Room - 10' x 8' (measurements approximately due to the irregularity of the room)
Vaulted ceiling with Velux style window and inset lights, window to the rear sealed unit double glazing, a pair of double glazed doors open to the rear courtyard (over two levels and benefits from a pedestrian gate providing access to the Market Hill via Glovers Yard).
Dado rail, radiator with TRV and inset doormat set into the engineered oak flooring.
Master Bedroom Suite - 12' opening to 13'3 in the alcoves by 12'
A well appointed room enjoying the elevated views over the garden featuring a walk-in dressing room and en-suite shower room. Plastered ceiling, suspended light, secondary glazed sash window to the front aspect, radiator with TRV and carpet laid to floor flowing through into the dressing room.
Dressing Room - 12'4 x 6'6 opening to 8'9 at the entrance.
Two steps lead down from the master bedroom. Part vaulted ceiling with inset lighting, window to the rear aspect and sealed unit double glazing, three built-in double fronted wardrobes with storage cupboards above, shelved recess, radiator with TRV and carpet laid to floor.
En-Suite Shower Room - 5'3 (max) x 4'5 (max) including the shower cubicle
Plastered ceiling with inset lighting, secondary glazed sash window to the front aspect with obscured glass, corner shower cubicle, close coupled WC, wall mounted wash hand basin with mirror above, shaver point, extractor fan, tiled walls, heated towel rail and tiled floor.
Bedroom Two - 12' x 11'6 (measured to the wardrobe doors)
Plastered ceiling, suspended light, secondary glazed sash window overlooking the gardens, two built-in double fronted wardrobes with storage cupboards above and wall mounted shelves between, radiator with TRV and carpet laid to floor.
Family Bathroom - 8'10 x 8'10
Part vaulted ceiling with inset light, extractor fan, window to rear aspect with sealed unit double glazing, feature internal curved wall, modern bath with shower above complete with glass shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, close coupled WC, heated towel rail and wood effect flooring.
Laundry Room - 5'5 x 5'4
Part vaulted ceiling with inset lighting, built-in double fronted tank cupboard housing the water cylinder and wall hung Baxi gas fired central heating boiler with adjacent shelved airing cupboard, window to the rear aspect with sealed unit double glazing, built-in storage unit with work surface above, space and plumbing for a washing machine (which currently has a condensing dryer on top of the vendors washing machine) and wood effect flooring.
A further carpeted staircase rises from the first floor landing to the second floor landing:
Vaulted ceiling with inset light, a built-in double fronted storage cupboard, carpet laid to floor and four panel door opening to the attic bedrooms.
Attic Bedroom Three - 12'3 (measured to the chimney breast) by 9'5 (measured at floor level) due to the vaulted ceiling)
Vaulted ceiling with Velux window, triangular gable window, light fitting with four spot lights, built-in shelf under the gable window, radiator with TRV and carpet laid to floor.
Attic Bedroom Four - 12'2 (measured to the chimney breast) x 9'5 (measured at floor level due to the vaulted ceiling)
Vaulted ceiling with Velux window, triangular gable window, built-in double fronted cupboard, fitted shelf, ceiling mounted light, radiator with TRV and carpet laid to floor.
The property is approached by a shared drive accessed via Chapel Street leading to the single garage that benefits from power and light and adjacent car port that offers an external tap and outside light.
A gate to the rear of the car port opens to the enclosed gardens which are predominately laid to terraced lawns with steps leading to an elevated terrace that runs along the front of the house. There is a set of steps between the upper and lower lawns and the elevated terrace is retained by a brick wall with raised beds planted with a box hedge and flowers. There is a further raised terrace to the side of the property and a shingle patio area which has been designed for 'alfresco' dining. The gardens are enclosed by hedges and planted with established plants, trees and shrubs.
Shed/Workshop benefitting from power and light.
There is a small courtyard to the rear of the property over two levels with pedestrian gate allowing access to Market Hill via Glovers Yard.
We are advised by the vendors that mains electricity, gas, water and drainage are connected.
Council Tax- Band D £2265.29 (2016/17)
Grade ll Listed - EPC Exempt.
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