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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Brightwell, Ipswich, Suffolk

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A beautifully positioned 3 bedroom detached bungalow
  • Detached studio with shower room, offering home studio potential (stpp)
  • Grounds of approximately 2 acres (sts)
  • Fabulous views across the grounds, lake & surrounding countryside
  • Flexible accommodation offering scope for annexe (stpp)
  • LPG central heating & double glazed windows
  • Double garage and ample off road parking
  • Raised veranda enjoying views & privacy
  • Electric gated entrance & secondary entrance
  • Offered for sale with no onward chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description A beautifully positioned detached bungalow situated within the popular village of Brightwell enjoying fabulous views over its own lake and surrounding countryside. The property offers scope for further improvements and boasts flexible accommodation, suitable for dual living. The grounds also offer a detached studio with power and fitted shower room, suitable for many uses, such as a home gym, office or possible annexe/holiday let (stpp).

The accommodation in brief comprises: entrance lobby and hall, sitting room, dining room, study, kitchen, utility room, master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite, two further bedrooms and family bathroom.

The property benefits from double glazed windows, LPG central heating, log burning stove to living room, picturesque views enjoyed from many aspects from the residence, veranda and gardens, potential annexe accommodation within the main residence, secondary access, plus a detached studio with power.

The property enjoys an elevated position within mature grounds extending to approximately two acres (sts) in total, offering a large natural lake, detached studio with power, double garage and car port. The property is accessed via a remote controlled five bar gate, there is secondary access and the private gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a range of flower and shrub borders. Hedging, fencing and mature trees enclose the plot offering the occupants a pleasant degree of privacy and from the elevated veranda far reaching uninterrupted views can be enjoyed.
 

Situation Brightwell is a small hamlet enjoying a semi-rural location with a village church located within the Ipswich (approx four miles), Woodbridge (approx six miles) and Felixstowe (approx eight miles) triangle. The nearby villages of Bucklesham, Newbourne and Martlesham offer amenities including primary school and superstore. Everyday amenities can be found in the nearby towns of Ipswich, Woodbridge and Felixstowe including a range of independent shops, post offices, banks, doctor's surgeries along with excellent educational, recreational and cultural facilities. There is good access to the A12 and A14 linking to other major routes.

Excellent sailing and golfing facilities are both available nearby or on the popular Suffolk Heritage Coast. Ipswich provides good access to various road networks via the A12 to the South with links to London and the M25 and via the A14 to The Midlands and M11. The railway station provides mainline railway links to London's Liverpool Street with an approximate journey time of sixty-five minutes.
 


From London northbound take the A12 in an easterly direction bypassing Colchester and upon reaching the A14 on the outskirts of Ipswich turn right towards Felixstowe. Continue over the Orwell Bridge, turn left onto the A12 towards Woodbridge and turn right at the first roundabout as directed towards Waldringfield. Take the first right hand turn shortly afterwards signposted Brightwell and the property can be found shortly afterwards on the right hand side.



 

The accommodation comprises: Glazed front door to:
 

Entrance Lobby With coat hanging space and further glazed door to:
 

Coved ceiling, radiator, access to loft space, cupboard housing Worcester LPG boiler, large double coats cupboard and doors to:
 

Sitting Room Approx 27´ x 12´10" (8.23m x 3.91m) Patio doors opening to rear veranda, window looking out over the lake and fields beyond, wall mounted lights, multi-fuel burning stove, coving, dimmer switch and doors to:

 

Kitchen Approx 12´8" x 8´4" (3.86m x 2.54m) Bowl and a half sink unit with mixer tap, work surfaces with base cupboards and drawers under, plumbing for automatic washing machine, eye level units including glazed display units, two built-in larder cupboards, built-in oven and electric hob, tiled splash backs, extractor over, window to side elevation, part-glazed door opening to rear veranda and wall mounted heated towel ladder.
 

Dining Room Approx 16´9" x 15´9" (5.11m x 4.80m) slightly irregular shape Textured and coved ceiling, window looking out towards the lake, radiator, door to car port/log store and access to loft.
 

Bedroom Two Approx 12´1" x 8´10" (3.68m x 2.69m) Window to front elevation, radiator and wall of floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes with storage cupboards.


 

Bedroom Three Approx 10´10´ x 10´8" (3.30m x 3.25m) Double aspect windows to front and side elevation, radiator and textured and coved ceiling.
 

Family Bathroom White suite comprising P-shaped shower/bath with mixer tap, shower over, shower screen, low level flushing w.c, vanity sink unit, wall mounted heated towel ladder, tiled walls and frosted window to front elevation.

 

The remainder of the accommodation could provide potential annexe accommodation, if required.  

Study/Secondary Sitting Room Approx 14´ increasing to 19´2" x 11´4" max (4.27m increasing to 5.85 Textured and coved ceiling, patio doors opening to veranda with view over the lake and two radiators.
 

Utility Room Approx 15´9" x (4.80m x 2.13m) (Could be used as a kitchen to annexe). Butler sink unit, work surfaces with base cupboards and drawers under, eye level units, built-in cleaning cupboard, tiled floor, textured and coved ceiling, tiled splash backs, plumbing for automatic washing machine, part-glazed door to rear veranda and wall mounted towel ladder.
 

Master Bedroom Approx 12´3 x 12´ (3.73m x 3.66m) Patio doors opening to rear veranda with pleasant views out towards the lake, radiator, textured and coved ceiling and built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.





 

Dressing Lobby Approx 9´5" x 4´7" (2.87m x 1.40m) Space for wardrobes, storage cupboards or dressing table with light.
 

En-Suite Bathroom Spa corner bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, low level flushing w.c, shower cubicle, vanity sink unit, illuminated pelmet over with storage cupboard to the side, tiled floor, wall mounted Dimplex heater, tiled walls and wall mounted heated towel ladder.
 

Outside The property stands in grounds extending to approximately two acres (sts) offering a large lake bordering onto a stream and being largely surrounded by fields. A five bar electric remote controlled gate opens to a tarmac driveway providing off road parking, turning circle, car port and there is access round to the rear of the property where there is a double garage.

The gardens are largely laid to lawn and largely surround the property offering a range of flower and shrub borders, range of mature hedging and trees providing privacy and continue down to the natural lake with central island and beyond which is a further parcel of land. Across the rear of the property is an elevated veranda from which there are wonderful views across the gardens with the lake making a picturesque back-drop.

Also, within the grounds is a detached brick built studio measuring approximately 17'3" x 16'7" (5.26m x 5.05m) incorporating a shower room with shower cubicle, low level flushing w.c, vanity sink unit, heated towel ladder, tiled splash backs and frosted window to side elevation. There is one main room suitable for many uses including home office, gym or annexe/holiday let - subject to the necessary planning permissions and regulations - with patio doors opening to a block paved patio looking out over the lake.
 

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Added on Rightmove:
20 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Woodbridge (3.8 mi)
  • Derby Road (4.2 mi)
  • Trimley (4.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Woodbridge (3.8 mi)
  • Derby Road (4.2 mi)
  • Trimley (4.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine & Country , Ipswich

4 Great Colman Street, Ipswich, IP4 2AD

01473 870077 Local call rate

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