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4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Gannocks, Shimpling, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Removed £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Double Garage
  • Bungalow
  • Stable Block
  • Four Stables
  • Barn
  • Four Fenced Grass Paddocks

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Gannocks is situated between Shimpling Street and Bridge Street along the No Through Road known as Old Rectory Lane, The village of Shimpling which lies approximately 3 miles north of Long Melford and 9 miles south of the market town of Bury St Edmunds and is within a 2 mile drive of the A134 road.

The Gannocks is a two storey period house of timber framed construction with rendered and colour washed walls and tiled roof with later extension and provides an opportunity to be updated and modernised to create a comfortable family home.

The house is approached via a single track lane with a gravel drive leading to detached double garage with rendered elevations under a pantile roof, The drive is flanked by flower beds with a patio sweeping around the side to the rear of the property with further flower beds surrounding a split level grass lawn.

The Gannocks Bungalow is a timber framed and clad dwelling under a felt tile roof built in the 1970's and let on a life tenancy at no rent.

A range of stables and a barn with a concrete yard lying to the front and rear. The barn has access via sliding doors to the front and rear and has a concrete floor and in total measures 14.53m x 7.16m. The integral tack room provides a lockable store and the barn provides useful storage space for feed, bedding and equipment.

The property includes four fenced grass paddocks lying on either side of Old Rectory Lane in all providing 2.02 hectares (4.99 acres) of grazing with mature boundary hedges.

It should be noted that the property is owned by two connected parties and therefore two sale contracts will be provided.  

ENTRANCE HALL 5x9m x 5x1m a spacious area with doors to the dining room and kitchen and stair case to first floor 

CLOAKROOM WC and hand basin 

DRAWING ROOM 6.8m x 4.3m dual aspect room with views over paddocks to the front towards the Chad Brook. Open fireplace with brick surround 

KITCHEN/DINER 4.7m x 4.0m open plan room with kitchen providing fitted wall and base units, work surface, stainless steel sink drainer and built in oven and hobs. A breakfast bar separates the kitchen from the dining area with an opening through exposed beams into Morning Room (4.2m x 3.7m) with windows over looking the garden. 

INNER HALL Storage cupboards and doors to Study, Pantry and Utility 

PANTRY Built in shelves 

SITTING ROOM/STUDY 4.3m x 3.2m Window looking over paddocks to the front of the property with open fireplace with brick surround 

UTILITY ROOM 4.3m x 2.8m housing the central heating boiler, cupboard and Belfast sink 

PORCH with cupboard and back door to rear patio 

MAIN LANDING From the Entrance Hall stairs rise to the Main Landing. Loft access and doors to 

MASTER BEDROOM 4.7m x 4.0m built in wardrobes and view to front of property 

BEDROOM 2 3.3m x 3.1m Built in wardrobes, sink with splashback and mirror above and views to the rear garden 

BEDROOM 3 3.4m x 2.8m Built in wardrobe and views over the paddock to the front 

FAMILY BATHROOM WC, hand basin, bath with shower over and heated towel rail 

SECOND BATHROOM WC, hand basin and bath with heated towel rail 

STAIRS LEADING TO SECOND LANDING airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and shelves 

BEDROOM 4 4' 7" x 2' 5" (1.4m x 0.74m) views over the front paddocks 

BEDROOM 4 4.7m x 2.5m views over the front paddock  

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 May 2016


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