4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Foxgloves, Fen Lane, Hitcham, Suffolk, IP7 7NL

Guide Price £499,500

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Kitchen
  • Inner Hallway
  • Dining Hall
  • Sitting Room
  • Bathroom
  • En-suite
  • Gardens
  • Garage
  • Car Port

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully maintained four bedroom detached bungalow in a private location, set back from a quiet country lane offering spacious and well appointed living accommodation including 19ft 1ins dining hall with fireplace housing a wood burning stove, 35ft 5ins sitting room with "Stovax" multi fuel burning stove, fitted kitchen complete with some integrated appliances, en-suite facilities to the master bedroom and an additional bathroom together with an attached garage/utility room with electrically operated roller shutter door and double car port, all occupying gardens and grounds of approximately ½ an acre subject to survey, all situated on the edge of this popular village with extensive rural views, particularly to the front.

Hitcham itself is a popular village benefitting from a village store/post office. The village is situated approximately 1 mile to the north of Bildeston which has a good general store, 3 public houses, the highly regarded Crown Hotel and Restaurant and doctors surgery. The towns of Hadleigh, Stowmarket and Ipswich are within easy reach; the latter two offering main line rail links with London's Liverpool Street Station.

Built we believe during the 1960's "Foxgloves" is of cavity wall construction presenting rendered and colour washed elevations under pitched roofs clad with tiles. The property benefits from UPVC sealed unit double glazing and oil fired radiator heating together with solar panels offering an additional source of power. 

The accommodation is as follows:  

ON THE GROUND FLOOR  

Part glazed door to:  

Reception Room 19ft 1ins x 12ft 5ins narrowing slightly at one end with window to front, UPVC sealed unit part glazed double doors to the sitting room and additional doorway to the inner hallway, fireplace with brick hearth and timber surround housing a wood burning stove, two radiators, ceiling light point and two wall light points. 

Inner Hallway 28ft x 9ft 6ins maximum narrowing at one end with sealed unit part double glazed door overlooking and leading to the rear gardens, glazed door to the kitchen, additional doors to the bedrooms and bathroom, built in cloaks cupboard and additional shelved airing cupboard housing lagged hot water tank with immersion heater, wood effect flooring, radiator and ceiling light point. 

Kitchen 15ft 6ins x 9ft 1ins with windows to the rear overlooking the gardens and glazed door to the sitting room. The kitchen comprises a range of modern units including an inset one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with chrome mixer and cupboards under, range of granite effect work surfaces most with cupboards and drawers under, integrated four burner ceramic hob with extractor over, integrated double oven, space for an upright fridge/freezer, space and plumbing for a washing machine, part tiled walls, tiled floor, radiator and spotlighting. 

Sitting Room/Dining Area 35ft 5ins x 15ft with triple aspect windows to the front, side and rear including UPVC sealed unit double glazed French windows overlooking and leading to the rear gardens, personal door to the garage, "Stovax" multi fuel burning stove with slate hearth, two radiators, spotlighting, three additional ceiling light points and three picture lights. 

Principle Bedroom Suite (comprising bedroom 1) 13ft 8ins x 10ft 10ins with window to front, built in double wardrobe, radiator, ceiling light point and door to: 

En-suite Shower Room 10ft 9ins x 6ft 1ins with window to rear and white suite comprising low level wc, wall mounted washbasin with chrome fittings and large tiled shower enclosure with chrome fittings and a sliding glazed door, mainly tiled walls, tile effect floor, radiator and spotlighting. 

Bedroom 2 13ft 2ins x 10ft 8ins with window to front, radiator and ceiling light point. 

Bedroom 3 10ft 7ins x 9ft 8ins with window to front, radiator and ceiling light point. 

Bedroom 4 9ft 8ins x 7ft 5ins with window to rear, radiator and ceiling light point. 

Bathroom 10ft 2ins x 7ft 4ins narrowing slightly at one end with windows to rear and white suite comprising low level wc, pedestal washbasin with chrome fittings and space saver bath with centrally mounted chrome mixer incorporating a shower over and glazed shower screen, partly tiled wall, tiled floor, heated towel rail and spotlighting. 

OUTSIDE  

Garage 18ft 7ins x 14ft 11ins internally with electrically operated roller shutter door to driveway, windows overlooking the same and UPVC sealed unit part double glazed door with adjacent window overlooking and leading to the rear gardens, range of built in work surfaces with inset stainless steel one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with chrome mixer and space and plumbing beneath for an automatic washing machine, range of wall mounted storage cupboards, access to roof storage space, strip lighting, additional ceiling light point and door to the cloakroom. 

Cloakroom With window to side and white suite comprising low level wc, corner wall mounted washbasin with tiled splashback and chrome fittings and ceiling light point.

Note: The garage has been partially converted and although it is accessible by a vehicle using the roller shutter door it is currently used as more of a utility and storage area.  

Attached Double Car Port Of timber construction under a corrugated roof providing covered parking for two vehicles and personal door to rear providing access to the rear gardens.

The garage and car port are approached by a substantial gravelled driveway providing additional off road parking and turning space for several vehicles and a footpath to the left hand side of the property and via a personal door at the rear of the attached cart port provide access to the rear gardens. 

Gardens "Foxgloves" sits well back from the road within beautifully maintained gardens of approximately ½ an acre subject to survey. To the front the gardens comprise a mixture of lawned areas and well stocked flowering and shrub borders, all bounded by a mixture of natural hedge and fencing. To the rear the gardens, which are a particular feature of the property comprise a brick paved terrace running the entire width of the bungalow with two sets of steps leading to higher brick paved seating areas which in turn lead to the formal gardens which are laid mainly to lawn with mature flowering and shrub borders and a number of mature specimen trees bounded by a mixture of natural hedge and fencing. 

Two Timber Garden Sheds  

Fruit Cage  

Polly Tunnel  

Oil Storage Tank Externally mounted Oil Fired Boiler

Serving domestic hot water and central heating. 

Outside Lighting  

Outside Tap  

Services We understand mains electricity and water are connected. Private drainage system 

Viewing Strictly by prior appointment with the vendors' agents. 

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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Stowmarket (6.2 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Frost and Partners, Hadleigh

76 High Street, Hadleigh, IP7 5EF

01473 870042 Local call rate

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Frost and Partners, Hadleigh

76 High Street, Hadleigh, IP7 5EF

01473 870042 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Stowmarket (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Frost and Partners, Hadleigh

76 High Street, Hadleigh, IP7 5EF

01473 870042 Local call rate

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