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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Forncett St Mary, Norwich, Norfolk

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Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period House
  • Lots of Character
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms and Bathroom
  • 2 Bedroom Annexe
  • Two Self-Contained Holiday Cottages
  • Double Garage
  • Workshop and Offices
  • Unspoilt Rural Location
  • Grounds of About 2 Acres (sts)

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The property occupies an idyllic position within the country and offers buyers an excellent income derived from self-contained cottages and enjoying in excess of 2 acres (sts).

There is a one bedroom and a two bedroom cottage and a third cottage, also self-contained. There is a wealth of exposed beams. 


ENTRANCE LOBBY With pamment floor. 

ENTRANCE HALL 6' 1" x 6' 1" (1.85m x 1.85m) With pamment floor.  

DINING ROOM 15' 0" x 9' 10" (4.57m x 3m) With door to Inner Hallway. 

LOUNGE 17' 0" x 10' 11" (5.18m x 3.33m) With fireplace. Staircase to first floor. 

KITCHEN 16' 5" max x 12' 7" (5m x 3.84m) With oil fired Rayburn, range of work surfaces with cupboards and drawers below, matching fitted wall cupboards, space for undercounter fridge and freezer, fitted electric hob and oven, dishwasher, tiled floor, exposed timbers.  

LIVING ROOM 10' 11" x 10' 7" (3.33m x 3.23m) Fireplace with woodburner stove. 

REAR HALL With rear entrance door.  


SPACIOUS LANDING 14' 7" x 8' 9" (4.44m x 2.67m) Double doors lead to self-contained cottage/annexe. 

BEDROOM 12' 0" x 9' 0" (3.66m x 2.74m)  

BEDROOM 11' 10" x 9' 1" (3.61m x 2.77m) With wardrobe cupboard and Victorian fireplace with grate, pine surround and mantelpiece.  

BEDROOM 10' 9" x 9' 11" (3.28m x 3.02m) Open to... 

BEDROOM 7' 6" x 6' 7" (2.29m x 2.01m) This bedroom could be used as part of the bedroom or could be partitioned off to form a completely separate bedroom as it has its own access from the landing.  

BATHROOM 9' 6" x 9' 2" (2.9m x 2.79m) With claw foot bath in the centre of the room, pedestal hand wash basin, high level flush wc. Tiled floor.  

SELF CONTAINED COTTAGE (Could possibly be utilised as part of the main house or as an annexe). 


KITCHEN 9' 8" x 5' 1" (2.95m x 1.55m) Fitted with range of work surfaces having cupboards, inset sink unit. 

SITTING ROOM 12' 2" x 9' 7" (3.71m x 2.92m)  

CLOAKROOM With hand wash basin and low level wc.  



BEDROOM 12' 4" x 9' 5" (3.76m x 2.87m) Skylight window.  

BEDROOM 9' 11" max x 6' 11" max (3.02m x 2.11m) Skylight window.  

Around the Landing leads to Double Doors which gives access to the Main House.  

SHOWER ROOM With large walk in shower, hand wash basin and low level wc.  

PARTRIDGE BARN A self contained barn attached to the property and comprises, on the ground floor... 

SITTING ROOM 23' 7" x 10' 6" (7.19m x 3.2m) Double French doors to the outside. Pine boarded floor.  

KITCHEN 10' 3" reducing to 7'3" x 7' 5" (3.12m reducing to 2.21m x 2.26m) Range of fitted oak work tops with cupboards and drawers below, inset sink unit, matching fitted wall cupboards. Built in double oven, hob and cooker hood. Washing machine. Tiled floor.  

BEDROOM 11' 1" x 9' 9" (3.38m x 2.97m) With pine boarded floor.  

BATHROOM 6' 5" x 6' 5" (1.96m x 1.96m) With panelled bath having shower over, pedestal hand wash basin, low level wc. Extractor fan, towel radiator, tiled floor and walls.  



FURTHER SITTING ROOM 23' 6" x 10' 6" (7.16m x 3.2m) With skylight window. Pine boarded floor, built in cupboard.  

BEDROOM 12' 1" x 9' 9" reducing to 8'2" (3.68m x 2.97mreducing to 2.49m ) With skylight window.  


SITTING ROOM/KITCHEN 26' 1" x 10' 4" (7.95m x 3.15m) This is partitioned off with an attractive brick/open stud wall giving a sitting room of 12'11" x 10'4" with French doors to the rear. Kitchen area as range of oak fronted cupboards under work surface with sink unit having mixer tap, matching fitted wall cupboards. Built in oven, hob and cooker hood. Washing machine and fridge. Tiled floor.  

BEDROOM 11' 5" x 9' 7" (3.48m x 2.92m) Boarded floor and exposed timbers. 

BATHROOM 8' 8" x 6' 1" (2.64m x 1.85m) With suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, pedestal hand wash basin and low level wc. Tiled floor, heated towel radiator.  

OFFICE/UTILITY 15' 5" x 11' 0" (4.7m x 3.35m)  

ADJOINING WORKSHOP 20' 0" x 16' 0" (6.1m x 4.88m)  

DOUBLE GARAGE 20' 5" x 17' 0" (6.22m x 5.18m) With electric up and over door, integral wc.  

STUDIO OVER This comprises two rooms: 10' 4" x 7' 8" (3.15m x 2.34m) and 10' 0" x 7' 8" (3.05m x 2.34m). 

FURTHER DOUBLE BAY STORE With double doors.  

OUTSIDE The property is approached by driveway leading to an ample parking area and concrete hard standing. This is suitable for numerous vehicles and caravan, boat, trailer and such like. The garden enjoys formal gardens with an attractive terrace, well, pond and retaining brick wall. There is a rear paddock, not fenced. Total grounds extend to just over 2 acres (sts).  

LOCATION The property is situated in an unspoilt rural area with views to all sides of the property. The rural hamlet of Forncett St Mary has an attractive church and village hall with associated activities. Long Stratton is 3 miles distant and has a good range of local facilities and amenities including a supermarket,
take away restaurants and public houses. There is also a primary school in the village and a senior school in Long Stratton. 

AGENTS NOTE The photographs and information regarding this property is the copyright of Parson Estate Agents. 

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24 April 2015


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