6 bedroom farm house for sale

Shelfanger, Near Diss

£700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Farmhouse
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Semi Rural Location
  • Period Features
  • Stunning Grounds of Approximately 0.75 Acres (sts)
  • Workshop & Office
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Drawing Room
  • Elegant Dining Room
  • Family Room

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Lime Tree Farmhouse is a charming Grade II listed property that is situated in a semi-rural location but within approximately 6 miles north of the market town of Diss. Lime Tree Farmhouse offers a wealth of period features and is believed to date from the 16th century. The property offers a lovely mix of a traditional timber frame with some exposed internal timbers combined with elegant rooms of a Georgian feel. The accommodation is set over three floors and comprises a fine entrance hall with a staircase leading to the first floor landing. The drawing room is to the left and offers an impressive fireplace, elegant proportions, views to the front and french doors leading to the rear garden. From the hall and to the right there is an elegant dining room with fine views to the front and back as well as a charming fireplace. The inner hall offers a further staircase to the first floor landing and a rear external door. There is a cloakroom and a useful laundry room with floor hatch to a cellar. The kitchen is well fitted in a shaker style with a light cream finish. The floor is finished with large pamment tiles, exposed ceiling timbers and there are fine views to both sides. Open to the kitchen is the atmospheric triple aspect beamed family room. The first floor can be accessed via two staircases where there is a fine master bedroom with exposed timbers, windows to front and rear as well as access to the dressing room that could be converted back into a bedroom. On this floor there are two further bedrooms and two bathrooms. The top floor serves two further vaulted bedrooms and a shower room.

Outside the grounds extend to approximately 0.75 acres (sts) and are a real gardeners delight. To the front there is a lawned walled garden with a variety of mature shrub borders and climbing plants. To the side there is a gravelled drive with a central circular raised rose bed and mature hedging. Furthermore, there is a detached double garage with loft space, workshop and a useful office. To the rear there is a fine terrace with a central feature pond, lawn, mature hedging and shrubs as well as a rose covered arbour and fabulous wisteria. To the far reaches of the garden there are some fruit trees, lawn and storage. 

LOCATION Lime Tree Farmhouse is situated on the outskirts of the village of Shelfanger with far reaching countryside views over farmland to both front and rear. Shelfanger is a small village lying just a few miles north of the bustling market town of Diss.  Diss offers an excellent range of shopping, social and leisure facilities including rugby, tennis, football, and squash clubs plus an 18 hole golf course. Additionally, there is schooling to sixth form level at the well regarded Diss High School. Norwich, Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds are all within easy reach by car and the beautiful Heritage Coast is some 45 minutes drive away. London is just 90 minutes away by train from the rail station in Diss.  

SERVICES CONNECTED The property is connected to mains electricity and water supply. Oil fired central heating and private drainage. 

COUNCIL TAX Band G. 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY RATING An Energy Performance Certificate is not required for this property due to it being Grade II Listed. For more information please visit: http://www.surveyandtest.com/what-do-epc-changes-means-for-agents 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 June 2016

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  • Diss (3.3 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Diss (3.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sowerbys, Norwich

Old Bank Of England Court, Queen Street, Norwich, NR2 4SX

01603 950215 Local call rate

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