6 bedroom detached house for saleThorpe Morieux, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Under Offer £1,500,000
- Attractive Suffolk Farmhouse In Idyllic Rural Setting
- 4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms & 3 Receptions
- Kitchen-Dining Room, Utility, Rear Hall & Cloakroom
- Grounds Extending To 8.66 Acres
- 2 Bedroom Detached Cottage
- Stables, Arena, Paddocks, Garaging
- Barn: Carport/Workshop/Store Room
- 2 Offices/Cloakroom/Stables
- Secluded Setting With Far Reaching Views
Potash Farm is a contemporary farmhouse which was completely rebuilt in 2004 by the current owners. As a result the property is an energy efficient farmhouse which is beautifully presented whilst retaining a wealth of charm and character with period features throughout such as exposed timber beams and fabulous fireplaces.
Potash Farm benefits from light and spacious accommodation throughout. On entering the property you step into a reception hall which provides access to all reception rooms.
Of particular note is the wonderful kitchen/ breakfast room with AGA that serves as the heart of the home, with access to a utility and laundry room, also the generous drawing room with feature fireplace and access to the gardens.
First floor accommodation enjoys beautiful far reaching countryside views and comprises the master bedroom suite, with walk in dressing room and en-suite bathroom. There are three further double bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room and the other two feature vaulted ceilings. There are two further bathrooms. It is worth noting that there is potential to create either two further bedrooms or a more generous master bedroom by converting the roof space.
In addition to the main house is a detached 2 bedroom self-contained cottage which has previously been run as a very successful holiday let. It could also be utilised as an annex for guests or family members.
The property sits in a secluded and idyllic position near the hamlet of Thorpe Morieux, set in the undulating countryside of the River Brett Valley. This area of Suffolk is very beautiful, renowned for its gently rolling countryside, and within easy reach of good amenities.
Lavenham, just under 3 miles away, is a popular medieval town which offers extensive shopping and an exceptional range of restaurants. There are also a number of well-regarded schools in the area including Old Buckenham Hall and Moreton Hall.
Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds and Stowmarket have a much wider range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. Communications are excellent with fast and frequent trains leaving Stowmarket, reaching London Liverpool Street from 85 minutes. There is easy access to the A14 linking with Ipswich, or to the west Cambridge and The Midlands and provides access to London via the M11. There are also good road connections to the east coast ports, and to the West with links via the A12 to the country's motorway network.
Potash Farm can be purchased as a whole or potentially as two separate lots. The first lot would incorporate the farmhouse, adjacent cottage and approximately 4.66 acres of gardens/paddocks, with its own private drive.
A second lot would incorporate the substantial barn (currently utilised for commercial use) and has potential for residential conversion subject to planning. The second lot could also include the equestrian facilities of arena, stable block and surrounding paddocks extending to approximately 4 acres. For further information and to discuss purchasing Potash Farm as either a whole or to express interest in one of the potential lots contact Ralph Evans or Giles Allen.
Potash Farm enjoys a tranquil and secluded setting in a valley surrounded by farmland with far reaching views in all directions. The property is approached via a quiet country lane with farmland on either side down a long private driveway which opens onto a parking and turning area with space for several cars. There is also a twin and triple cart lodge.
Potash Farm sits in the centre of its grounds of 8.66 acres. To the immediate rear of the property there is a patio, ideal for alfresco dining, which leads onto the established south facing gardens which are predominantly laid to lawn with a range of mature trees and shrubs, there is also an attractive duck pond.
The property also benefits from a converted barn, which is currently used for commercial purposes and is accessed via a separate driveway. The barn comprises offices, workshop, WC, and stables with carports to the front and rear. The barn could be converted to residential use (subject to planning). For equestrian enthusiasts there is also a further stable block and access to an arena and 3 large paddocks.
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