Get brand editions for Watsons, Norwich - Period & Prestige

3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Branksome Road, Norwich

Sold STC £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Reception Hall
  • 31' Kitchen/Breakfast/Family Room
  • Dining Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Principal Bedroom with En-Suite Shower Room
  • Two Further Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • Gas Central Heating and Double Glazing
  • Garage
  • 1/5th Acre Plot tucked away off a Private Drive

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Location Branksome Road is a much sought after location off Newmarket Road, on the south west side of the city. The property is ideally located for easy access to the city centre, being only 1.5 miles from the top of St Stephens Street and the excellent facilities of Norwich city centre, voted one of the top ten shopping destinations in the country with two covered malls, a daily market, a rich mix of shopping from national chains to small independents alongside a wide variety of restaurants and pubs, together with cinemas, theatres, museums and a diverse range of historical buildings centred around Norwich Castle and the Cathedral.

More local amenities include Eaton Park and Eaton Golf Course, East Anglia Tennis and Squash Club on Lime Tree Road, Notcutts Garden Centre on the ring road and at nearby Cringleford, just 1.2 miles, a Waitrose supermarket, Barclays Bank, independent wine store and the Red Lion Pub. The property is also ideally located for access to the Norwich Research Park, UEA, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital and city college.

Following the Newmarket Road out of Norwich gives access to the southern bypass and all major routes south east and west of the city. 

Description Constructed in 1959 and one of just three properties tucked away at the end of a private drive, you would be forgiven for assuming if viewed from the road, this was nothing more than a well presented detached property in a prime location. The only hint to something more is the apex of glass rising above the garage.

Formally a three bedroom detached bungalow, the property has been transformed by the present owner into a truly impressive contemporary home centred around a stunning 31' extension providing a kitchen, breakfast and family room with twin bi-fold doors opening onto a decked area and the rear garden beyond.

The light and airy space continues throughout the rest of the gas centrally heated accommodation which includes three double bedrooms, the master of which has an en-suite shower room, together with a family bathroom and good size dining room which and sitting room centred around a wood burning stove.

Properties of this style are extremely rare in this locality so do not miss this opportunity to own a unique and very stylish home.

The accommodation comprises:- 

Entrance Porch With outside light and contemporary oak entrance door with side window to:- 

Reception Hall 8' 3" x 5' 11" (2.51m x 1.8m) Central heating thermostat, door to bathroom, door to garage, tiled floor with underfloor heating. 

Kitchen/Breakfast/Family Room 31' 3" x 10' 10" plus 10' 9" x 5' 5" (9.53m x 3.3m) A stunning bright and airy room with feature vaulted roof, windows to the front and rear aspect and twin bi-fold doors leading to a decked area and the rear garden beyond. The kitchen units are finished in white with a contemporary brushed stainless steel handle and comprise an island unit with an inset 1.5 bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and cupboards under, integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer, base cupboard and drawer units and breakfast bar, further base units with cupboards, pan drawers and worktops over with inset four ring ceramic electric hob and chrome finish contemporary extractor over, built in Hotpoint double oven with cupboards over and under, built in Hotpoint combination microwave, once again with cupboards over and under, matching wall cupboards and open shelves, integrated fridge and freezer, cooker point, three wall lights, inset ceiling lighting, tiled floor with underfloor heating. 

Inner Hall 8' 0" x 5' 3" (2.44m x 1.6m) Built in cupboard housing the Valiant gas fired boiler with megaflow system which serves the central heating and domestic hot water together with the hot water tank, adjacent built in shelved cupboard, radiator, sun tube, inset ceiling lighting, tiled floor with underfloor heating. 

Dining Room 12' 11" x 10' 10" (3.94m x 3.3m) (side aspect) French doors leading to the garden, carpet, ceiling coving, open plan to:- 

Sitting Room 19' 6" x 11' 4" (5.94m x 3.45m) (side and rear aspect) Multi-fuel stove on slate hearth, tv point, double radiator, carpet, ceiling coving. 

Inner Hall With built in cupboard, carpet, access to roof space, doorway to:- 

Principal Bedroom 11' 11" x 13' 5" (3.63m x 4.09m) To include fitted triple wardrobe with sliding doors and built in double cupboard with storage cupboard over, double radiator, carpet and ceiling coving. 

Shower Room 7' 3" x 5' 6" (2.21m x 1.68m) With a white contemporary suite comprising double tiled shower cubicle with tiled recess, low level wc and vanity style hand basin with mixer tap, pop up waste, tiled splash back and two drawers under, light pipe, extractor fan and tiled floor. 

Bedroom 2 10' 1" x 9' 10" (3.07m x 3m) (side aspect) Double radiator, laminated wood effect flooring, ceiling coving. 

Bedroom 3 13' 6" x 9' 2" (4' 11" minimum) (4.11m x 2.79m) (front and side aspect) Feature V shaped window, built in double wardrobe with double storage cupboards over, further fitted cupboard, double radiator and carpet. 

Family Bathroom 9' 8" x 4' 11" (2.95m x 1.5m) White Duravit contemporary suite comprising panel bath with mixer tap, pop up waste and independent shower over with shower screen, part tiled walls, low level wc and hand basin with mixer tap, pop up waste, tiled splash back and cupboard under, mirror over with light, ladder radiator, sun tube, extractor fan, inset ceiling lighting, tiled floor with underfloor heating. 

Outside A concrete and crazy paved and gravel driveway provides ample parking and turning area and gives access to an attached SINGLE GARAGE (15' 1" x 9' 0") with electric up and over door, light and personal door leading to the reception hall. plumbing for automatic washing machine.

To the front of the property the garden is laid to lawn with a border of shrubs and gated access leads through to the good size side and rear garden, being predominantly laid to lawn with well stocked borders boasting a wide variety of perennials, shrubs and bushes together with mature trees. There is an extensive decked area leading off the kitchen/breakfast/family room and the whole garden is well screened by fencing and hedging. Two garden sheds. 

Agents Note The occupiers of 42 Branksome Road have a right of way over the private driveway to access their rear garden. The three properties off the private driveway have responsibility for maintenance of the shared driveway. 

Services All mains services are available. 

Local Authority/Council Tax Norwich City Council, City Hall, St Peter's Street, Norwich, NR2 1NH
Telephone: 0344 980 3333
Tax Band: D 

EPC Rating The Energy Rating for this property is C. A Full Energy Performance Certificate is available upon request. 

We Are Here To Help If your interest in this property is dependent on anything about the property or its surroundings which are not referred to in these sales particulars, please contact us before viewing and we will do our best to answer any questions you may have. 

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Norwich (1.9 mi)
  • Salhouse (6.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Norwich (1.9 mi)
  • Salhouse (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Watsons, Norwich - Period & Prestige

1 Bank Plain, Norwich, NR2 4SF

01603 950205 Local call rate

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