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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Hempnall, Norwich

Withdrawn from Market £440,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Inglenook Fireplace with Exposed Beams
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Three/Four Bedrooms
  • Country Pine Kitchen with Range Style Cooker
  • Double Glazed Conservatory
  • Garage
  • Generous Gardens
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Sealed Unit Double Glazing

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Location Hempnall is a thriving South Norfolk village which enjoys an active community life, offering local amenities which include a village primary school, shop and garage. The village is situated just off the A140, just 4.5 miles from Long Stratton and 10 miles south of the central Norwich, with alternative routes to the city, either along the A140 or via the back roads through Saxlingham and Stoke Holy Cross. Nearby Long Stratton is the home of South Norfolk District council and offers an excellent range of local amenities which include a selection of shops, high school and other services.

The city of Norwich is a bustling cathedral city which boasts some of the UK's top shopping facilities, along with an excellent selection of restaurants, coffee shops, bars, together with an array of historic buildings, a choice of both theatres and cinemas and a sub two hour rail service to London Liverpool Street. 

Description This detached character cottage, is formerly one of the villages pubs which has been converted into an attractive, comfortable and spacious character home with features which include exposed beams, wood burning stoves, along with more modern assets such as sealed unit double glazing, gas central heating and a lovely spacious double glazed conservatory overlooking the garden at the rear. The property has an attractive entrance with porch, hall and stairs and particularly impressive living accommodation which comprises sitting room with inglenook fireplace and wood burning stove, country pine fitted kitchen with utility room off, an impressive dining room with a semi-vaulted ceiling and study. Bedroom accommodation comprises two generous double bedrooms with bathroom on the first floor with a further shower room and suite of two rooms, one of which has its own en-suite shower, on the ground floor. This lends itself particularly well for those with a desire to accommodate extended family, sub-letting or requiring potential for annexe, this area having a separate entrance from the parking area.

The property enjoys an attractive hedged front garden with a gated shingled parking area to the left and driveway to the right hand side leading to a brick garage, currently partitioned to provide two storage areas which could easily be re-combined if required. The generous gardens at the rear, mainly lawn with an orchard area, attractive established planting, a pond and a sheltered courtyard patio area behind the kitchen.

Internal inspection is strongly recommended.

The accommodation comprises:-

Entrance door to:-


Entrance Porch Tiled floor, coat hooks, stable type door leading to:- 

Reception Hall Radiator, ceramic tiled floor, carpeted stairs leading to the first floor. 

Sitting Room 13' 10" x 14' 2" (to alcoves) (4.22m x 4.32m) Large brick inglenook fireplace with Bessemer beam and pamment tiled hearth, cast iron wood burning stoves, fitted storage cabinets to alcoves, stripped timber floor, radiator, exposed ceiling beam, picture rail. 

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 13' 9" x 13' 0" (extending to 15' 8" to recesses) (4.19m x 3.96m) Exposed brick inglenook fireplace with modern range style cooker with gas hob, solid pine worktops and a country style pine fitted units comprising base units, butler sink, radiator, ceramic tiled floor, sealed unit double glazed window, plumbing for dish washer, door to dining room, door to:- 

Utility Room 10' 0" x 3' 9" (plus understair alcove and built in cupboard) (3.05m x 1.14m) Plumbing for automatic washing machine, ceramic tiled floor, fitted pine cabinet, built in under stairs storage cupboard, part glazed door to rear garden. 

Dining Room 16' 8" x 12' 3" (5.08m x 3.73m) With sealed unit double glazed windows and French doors on either side, semi-vaulted ceiling, two radiators, pine boarded floor, exposed brickwork, door to:- 

Rear Hall 14' 2" x 3' 0" (4.32m x 0.91m) Tiled floor, vaulted ceiling with exposed beam, built in cupboard housing lagged hot water tank. 

Study 9' 10" x 7' 5" (3m x 2.26m) Radiator, ceramic tiled floor, sealed unit double glazed window, exposed beam, door to:- 

Conservatory 12' 1" x 11' 4" (3.68m x 3.45m) Ceramic tiled floor, brick plinth with timber framed sealed unit double glazed windows and cellular polycarbonate roof, sealed unit double glazed French doors to garden. 

Shower Room White three piece suite comprising quadrant corner shower cubicle with chrome mixer, low level wc and pedestal hand basin with chrome mixer tap, radiator, fitted carpet, sealed unit double glazed window, extractor fan. 

SNUG/BEDROOM 4 12' 0" x 13' 3" (to alcoves) (3.66m x 4.04m) Wood burning stove with pamment hearth, radiator, fitted carpet, sealed unit double glazed windows to the front and rear, vaulted beamed ceiling, door to:- 

Bedroom 3 10' 7" x 13' 3" (to extremes) (3.23m x 4.04m) Timber effect laminate floor, sealed unit double glazed window, beamed ceiling, sealed unit double glazed window to the rear and high gable window. 

EN-SUITE SHOWER White three piece suite comprising low level wc and hand basin, chrome ladder radiator, extractor fan. 

Outside Lawned front garden with mature hedge and gated path to the front entrance, rustic timber gate to a shingled parking area with planted surrounding shrubs. To the right hand side, a hard surface driveway providing further parking for two cars and access to a brick built single GARAGE (17' x 8' 2" overall), currently sub-divided into two storage areas with a partition which could easily be removed, with casement entrance doors, personal door to garden, light and power supply.

The rear garden comprises a partly walled split level paved courtyard area adjacent to the house with step up into the rear garden which is mainly lawned with a ornamental pond with surrounding planting. The rear garden extends to an orchard area at one end with established fruit trees and planting. 

Services Mains gas, water, electricity and drainage are available. 

Local Authority/Council Tax South Norfolk District Council, South Norfolk House, Cygnet Court, Long Stratton, Norwich, NR15 2XE
Telephone: 01508 533633
Tax Band: E

EPC Rating The Energy Rating for this property is E. A Full Energy Performance Certificate is available on 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:
03 November 2016


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