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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Harling Road, Great Hockham

Sold by Us £399,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Village Location
  • Nearly half an acre
  • Large Family Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Exposed Timbers
  • Recently fitted Kitchen & Bathroom
  • Exceptional Barn Outbuilding
  • Manicured Garden
  • Off Road Parking
  • Light Accommodation
  • 3 Double Bedrooms

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Location Great Hockham is a popular Breckland village situated to the edge of the Thetford Forest and is conveniently located only 6 miles from Watton, 8 miles from Attleborough, 5 miles from East Harling, all with varied, shops, healthcare services, transport links, pubs and restaurants. Only 4 miles away is access to the A11 putting Norwich in easy reach and making London even more accessible now that the road is duelled all the way to the M25.

There are also railway connections to Norwich, Cambridge and London from Attleborough and Thetford. Great Hockham itself is steeped in history, it has a primary school, village pub and is within walking distance of Thetford Forest and Peddars Way. 

The Property The Thatched Cottage is a charming detached cottage with an extensive private garden of nearly half an acre and useful barn. This period property still holds a wealth of charm and character features but with the benefit of being stylishly modernised throughout with adaptable spacious accommodation.

The ground floor comprises the open plan kitchen/dining room with an eye catching Rayburn, a Norfolk oak topped fitted kitchen with integrated under counter fridge and larder cupboard under stairs. The sitting room has an open fire and double doors letting light flood in from the garden. There is also a boot room and utility/wc with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer in place. Upstairs there are 3 light double bedrooms; bedrooms 1 and 2 have large built in double wardrobes. There is loft access from a bedroom with lighting and power for extra storage. An extremely spacious split level landing offers scope for use as a home study or office and a recently fitted bathroom with an 'Albion Bath Company' roll top bath as a stand out feature. Stylish wall lighting, radiator covers, exposed beams and latch handle doors are prominent throughout the property.  

Outside The Thatched Cottage has some outstanding features within its private garden; the perfectly maintained borders are stocked with plants and flowers. Some of the mature trees on the plot include Magnolia and Copper Beech alongside Apple, Walnut and Hazelnut. There is an established pond which has a tailor made safety cover which can be easily removed. The barn to the front of the property does have power and is currently used for storage but has potential for other uses (subject to planning). Other outbuildings include a brick built wood storage shed and a further shed at the end of the garden close to the well established vegetable patch and fruit cage. As well as the large area laid to lawn there is also a substantial patio and BBQ area. The property also has off road parking for several cars. Overall the property is set within 0.187ha (0.46ac) 

Services Mains water and electricity are connected to the cottage. The recently installed Rayburn provides the oil central heating and hot water. Please note that the services/appliances/central heating and heating system/plumbing and electrical installations have not been tested by the selling agents and the purchasers must satisfy themselves as to the condition and warranty of these items. 

Directions Leaving Wymondahm on the A11 (Attleborough), after 4 miles take the B1111 exit towards Watton/Garboldisham/East Harling and Turn right onto Watton Rd/B1111. Follow this road for 2 miles and turn left. Continue onto Harling Road until you enter the village. The property will found on the right hand side after a short distance. 

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Ref: 16607  

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Added on Rightmove:
04 July 2016


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