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4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Copdock, Suffolk

Removed £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A unique opportunity to acquire this partially converted barn
  • Overlooking beautiful countryside
  • Outskirts of Copdock village
  • Huge potential to make a grand design family home
  • Set in a third of an acre (sts)
  • Flexible accommodation which could suit extended family living
  • Ample parking
  • Useful silo converted to storage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description Doels Yard Barn is a part brick and timber clad constructed detached barn situated to the outskirts of Copdock village overlooking some beautiful surrounding countryside. The barn was originally a late Victorian granary with an attached single storey dairy and is currently used as a part residential and part office accommodation. Planning permission for change of use can be seen at Babargh District Council, application No. B/13/00803/OFDW

This stunning barn currently partly developed to residential use offers huge potential to make a grand design family home. The four to five bedroom accommodation could perhaps have the added advantage of suiting an extended family living arrangement.

The single storey section is currently converted to residential living space and comprises: entrance hall, cloakroom, bedroom, rear lobby, en suite bathroom, kitchen/diner and impressive living room.

The two storey adjoining Granary, which is currently part used as a business accommodation comprises of an impressive glazed entrance, entrance lobby, inner hall, shower room, two cloakrooms, two large rooms on the ground floor one of which provides business accommodation, impressive galleried landing and two large rooms on the first floor one of which currently provides business accommodation. The present layout of the accommodation offers plenty flexibility in the reconfiguration into residential living space.

The property benefits from already being on mains drainage, electricity and water connected. There is also electric heating with the property offering lots potential having already undergone significant and impressive refurbishment.

Doels Yard Barn stands in grounds estimated to extend to approximately a third of an acre (sts). Immediately to the rear of the property is a large gravelled yard providing plenty of parking beyond which is an area laid to lawn. Within the grounds is a useful silo converted to provide storage, timber shed and pleasant enclosed partially walled side patio.  

About the Area Copdock is situated approximately 4 miles South of Ipswich and offers amenities including pblic house, primary school, nearby supermarket, bus service, cricket pavilion and hotel. The A12 and A14 are within a few minutes' drive and provides easy access to Cambridge and the Midlands to the West, Colchester and London to the South and Felixstowe to the East. The sister village of Capel St Mary is within easy distance of the property with local convenience store, post office, public houses, service station, doctors and schooling. Copdock Primary School and East Bergholt High Schooll are located nearby.

The thriving town of Ipswich is set on the estuary of the River Orwell and has undergone an extensive gentrification programme is recent years, mainly around the waterfront and has become a popular "commutable" town to London. Ipswich is the county town of Suffolk and offers a wide variety of shopping, commercial and leisure facilities including a full range of sports clubs and socities, restaurants and high street stores. There is also en excellent choice of schooling within both the state and private sectors.

Excellent sailing and golfing facilities are both available nearby or on the popular Suffolk Heritage Coast. Ipswich provides good access to various road nextworks 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 Londons Liverpool Street Station with an approximate journey time of 65 minutes.  

Directions Feed into Washbrook along the street bearing right by the Brook Public House onto Back Lane at the T junction turn left onto Elm Lane and then immediately right onto Wenham Road where the property can be found on the left hand side.  

The accommodation comprises:  

The Granary Impressive glazed entrance opening to:  

Central Entrance Lobby With doors to principal downstairs rooms, glazed partion opening to inner hall. Stairs to first floor, understairs storage cupboard.  

Door to:  

Wet Room Shower unit, tiled shower area, low level W.C, wall mounted sink unit, partially tiled walls.  

Cloakroom One Eye level unit, low level W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin, part tiled walls. 

Cloakroom Two Low level W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin, part tiled walls.  

Room One (L-Shaped) Approx. 20'6'' max decreasing to 10'7'' x 20'8'' decreasing to 12' (6.25m decrea Currently used as office accommodation, window to front elevation, electric heaters, kitchen cupboard unit with sink unit. 

Room Two Approx. 20´4´´ x 20´3´´ (6.20m x 6.17m) Window to side elevation with kitchen unit cupboard with sink unit, exposed timbers.  

Galleried Landing Dual aspect windows offering rural views. Full length glazed window to front elevation, doors to:  

First Floor Room One Approx. 21'3'' x 20'4'' (6.48m x 6.20m) Window to front elevation with rural views, two electric wall mounted heaters, ceiling timbers, built-in mini kitchen cupboard with sink unit.  

First Floor Room Two Approx. 21'5'' x 20'7'' (6.53m x 6.27m) Window to side elevation, window to front elevation offering country views, two wall mounted electric heaters, built-in mini kitchen cupboard with sink unit.

Attached to the side of The Granary is The Dairy with the accommodation already been converted to residential.  

The Dairy  

Accommodation comprising: Part-glazed front door and side panel to:  

Entrance Hall  

Door to:  

Cloakroom Low level W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin, part tiled walls, tiled floor, frosted window to side elevation.  

Bedroom Approx. 19'10'' inc. wardrobe space x 15'10'' (6.05m x 4.83m) Window overlooking side patio, two windows to front elevation, exposed brick work, floor to ceiling mirror fronted built-in wardrobes, three wall mounted electric heaters.  

Door to:  

Rear Lobby Glazed door to side patio, tall upright storage cupboard, tiled floor and door to:  

En Suite Bathroom Large tiled shower cubicle, low level W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin, part tiled walls, frosted window to rear elevation, tiled floor, wall mounted convector heater. 

Kitchen/Diner Approx. 21´6´´ x 14´10´´ decreasing 10´7´´ (6.55m x 4.25m) Fitted with a range of units comprising double bowl and single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over, work surfaces with base cupboards and drawers under, Kenwood Range style cooker, plumbing for automatic washing machine, plumbing for automatic dishwasher, tall upright unit housing hot water tank, wall mounted shelving and plate rack, wall of exposed brick work, ceiling down lighters, window rear elevation, low ceiling timbers and wall mounted electric heater.  

Living Room Approx. 21´8´´ x 16´4´´ (6.60m x 4.98m) Window to front elevation, two windows to rear elevation, exposed brick work, decorative fireplace, two wall mounted heaters.  

Outside The property stands in grounds estimated to extend to approximately 0.3 of an acre (sts) and is located to the rear of the property. A shared access drive belonging to the Barns follows round to the entrance gate which opens to the rear yard providing plenty of parking and turning space. Beyond the yard is an area laid to lawn whilst to the side of The Dairy is a sheltered walled patio.

Within the grounds is a useful former silo which has been converted to storage and timber shed.  

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21 March 2016


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