4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Suffolk, Stowmarket, Forward Green

Guide Price £340,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

FOR SALE BY PRIVATE TREATY Freehold with vacant possession on completion 

Situation/Location The property is located in a rural position but benefits from easy access to the A14 and beyond. 

Description Pear Tree Farm comprises a detached three/four bedroom bungalow built in circa 1973 set in a rural location with double garage and large garden.

Various outbuildings including a stable block, manège and remaining land extending in total to approximately 1.65ha (4.1 acre) is available by separate negotiation.

The property was formerly a fruit farm and subsequently a sheep farm. Permission for the equestrian facilities was obtained more recently. 

Accommodation With UPVC double glazing throughout, the accommodation comprises:- 

Front door leading to  

Main Hall  

Lounge  

6.5m x 6.7m (into alcove) Windows to three sides and wood burner. 

Steps leading to  

Kitchen/Dining  

4.4m x 4.8m (max)  

Wall and base units, 1.5 sink, electric range cooker.  

Conservatory (off Kitchen)  

4.9m x 2.4m  

W/C  

Utility Room  

Plumbing for washing machine and 1.5 sink.  

Master Bedroom  

3.9m x 2.9m Built-in wardrobe; windows to two sides. 

Bathroom Bath, separate walk-in shower, W/C and wash hand basin. 

Dining Room (possible Bedroom)  

3.6m x 2.9m  

Built-in wardrobe.  

Bedroom 2  

2.6m x 2.4m  

Built-in wardrobe.  

Bedroom 3  

2.8m x 3.6m  

Inner Lobby The former outside space between the garage and bungalow now forms the Inner Lobby.

This space included a storage shed adjoined to the dwelling and an oil tank.

The shed, which is currently used to store wood, is therefore now part of the internal property.

The external oil tank was not re-located when the Inner Lobby was created and therefore remains in situ and also part of the internal property.

Note: Currently this tank may not meet the necessary Regulations; we recommend buyers seek their own advice regarding this aspect. 

Outside Double garage accessed off Inner Lobby. 

Large garden.  

Available by Separate Negotiation Range of pole barns currently used for storage.

Workshop measuring 3.66m x 3.66m (12' x 12') with electric supply.

L-shape stable block containing three stables and a tack room. One stable measures 4.88m x 3.66m (16' x 12') and the remaining two 4.27m x 3.66m (14' x 12'). Planning permission was granted for the stable block in March 2011.

Manège measuring 30m x 18m drained with woodchip surface. Planning permission was granted in July 2012.

Land laid to grass in paddocks with a field shelter in one. 

Agricultural Occupancy Condition The wording of the condition states:-

'The occupation of the dwelling shall be limited to a person solely or mainly employed, or last employed, locally in agriculture as defined by Section 221 (1) of the Town and Country Planning Act 1962, or forestry, or a dependant of such a person residing with him (but including a widow or widower of such a person).' 

Uplift Clause The property will be sold subject to an uplift clause entitling the vendors to a share of any increase in value following any future removal of the agricultural occupancy condition. 

Services (not tested) The property is provided with mains water and electric. Drainage is via septic tank. Central heating is provided by oil. 

Local Authority  

Mid Suffolk District Council  

131 High Street  

Needham Market  

Ipswich  

IP6 8DL  

T: 01449 724500  

Directions From the A1120 take Fen Lane. The property will be found approximately half a mile down on the left hand side.  

Viewing Strictly by appointment with the selling agent Acorus.  


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08 November 2016

Nearest stations

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  • Stowmarket (3.0 mi)
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10 Risbygate Street, Bury St. Edmunds, IP33 3AA

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Nearest stations

  • Needham Market (2.2 mi)
  • Stowmarket (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Acorus, Bury St Edmunds

10 Risbygate Street, Bury St. Edmunds, IP33 3AA

01284 753271 Local call rate

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