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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Bildeston, Suffolk

Withdrawn from Market £410,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Well-served village of Bildeston
  • Superbly presented accommodation
  • Fitted kitchen with Esse oil stove
  • Conservatory opening to rear garden
  • Oil central heating
  • Sealed unit double glazing
  • Feature multi-fuel stove to living room
  • Photovoltaic panels
  • Stunning gardens
  • Off-road parking and garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description Double wrought iron gates open to the driveway of this delightful 1970's three bedroom detached property situated in this well served Suffolk village. Bildeston is situated approximately 10 miles from Sudbury, 5 miles from Hadleigh, 8 miles from Needham Market and 14 miles from Ipswich.

The extended accommodation comprises: entrance hall, shower room, dining room, living room, conservatory, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, study (which could be a fourth bedroom), landing, three bedrooms (one with an en-suite) and family bathroom.

The property benefits from oil central heating, sealed unit double glazing, some fine engineered wood flooring downstairs, Esse oil stove to the kitchen serving domestic hot water and central heating, feature multi-fuel stove to the living room, front first floor balcony, photovoltaic panels and some lovely views over the bordering meadow to the rear and fields beyond.

Outside there are stunning 'manageable gardens' which have been cleverly landscaped. To the front is mainly laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders along with a driveway providing parking and access to the single garage. There is side access to the rear garden which has an area to lawn with the majority of the garden being laid to chip stone with meandering pathways and various inset specimen shrubs and roses, various private sitting areas and vegetable garden. 

About the Area Bildeston is a thriving village set in the heart of the picturesque Suffolk countryside and close to the medieval Wool Towns including historic Lavenham. There is a small village store with post office, cycle shop, health care centre, hairdressers, sports field, village hall, church, primary school, bus service to various larger towns, two public houses and the renowned Bildeston Crown Hotel which was a former 15th Century coaching inn.

Railway stations can be found at Stowmarket and Ipswich, both of which have a mainline connection to London's Liverpool Street Station. 

Directions From Needham Market follow the B1078 Barking Road through Barking, Ringshall and Nedging Tye into the village of Bildeston. At the T-junction turn left onto the B115 where the property will be found almost immediately on your right hand side. 

Vendor´s Statement "We have lived in Bildeston for nearly 10 years and have loved every day. It is such a well-served village with some beautiful uninterrupted walks particularly along the river which we enjoy with our 2 dogs, sometimes walking as far as Wattisham and Hitcham. The village still has a village shop and lots of clubs which include a choir and both outside and indoor bowls clubs. There is a bus service which provides a service to the main towns Ipswich and Stowmarket with the bus stop being approximately 50 yards from the house.

What we have enjoyed most about the property has been the 'dog proof landscaped garden' which we have landscaped to include private sitting areas, productive vegetable garden, various fruit trees and a view to providing plenty of colour. Indeed we have planted over 60 rose bushes. Over the years we have extended the property and made many improvements including adding photovoltaic panels which have proved to be a real money saver. From the house we have always appreciated the wonderful view to the rear elevation over the meadow and fields, whilst the conservatory has proved a lovely room to sit, relax and enjoy the tranquillity. We wish the new owners (who will only be the third owners) of the property lots of happiness in this amazing property and village." 

The accommodation comprises:  

Decorative stain glazed front door to: 

Entrance Hall Stairs to first floor, coved ceiling, under stair storage space, radiator, engineered wooden flooring and window to front elevation. Doors to: 

Living Room Approx 14´11 x 11´11 (4.55m x 3.63m) Window to front elevation, coved ceiling, engineered wood flooring, radiator, feature stone fireplace with inset multi-fuel stove, wall mounted lights and arch to: 

Dining Room Approx 11´11 x 8´11 (3.63m x 2.72m) Coved ceiling, radiator, wall mounted lights, engineered wood flooring and doors to: 

Conservatory Approx 11´6 x (3.51m x 2.74m) Sealed unit double glazed on a brick plinth, solid ceiling, ceiling down lighters, radiator, tiled floor and French doors opening to rear garden: 

Cloakroom/Shower Room Shower cubicle, vanity sink unit, low level flushing w.c, built-in shelf, built-in storage cupboards and drawers, wall mounted heated towel ladder, shaver point, fully tiled, frosted window to rear elevation and coved ceiling. 

Kitchen/Breakfast Room Approx 17´10 x 9´10 (5.44m x 3.00m) Wood fronted units comprising bowl and a half single drainer sink unit, mixer tap, filtered drinking water tap, work surface with base cupboards and drawers under, tall up-right storage cupboard, built-in fridge, built-in freezer, built-in microwave, built-in dishwasher, built-in oven, built-in four plate electric hob with extractor over, eye level units, built-in dresser unit with drawers under and glazed cabinet over, built-in Esse oil stove with two hot plates and two ovens serving domestic hot water and central heating system set in tiled alcove with extractor over, tiled floor, radiators, two windows to rear elevation looking out over the garden and meadow beyond, window to front elevation, coved ceiling and door to: 

Utility Room Approx 8´2 x 7´10 (2.49m x 2.39m) Work surface with inset stainless steel single drainer sink unit, base cupboards under, tall up-right storage cupboard, eye level units, wall mounted heated towel ladder, plumbing for automatic washing machine, tiled floor, tiled splash backs, water softener, coat hanging space and stable door to covered back porch which has access to the rear patio, door opening to the workshop, courtesy light and outside tap. 

Study Approx 8´8 x 8´2 (2.64m x 2.49m) Window to front elevation and radiator. 

On the first floor  

Landing Door opening to front balcony enclosed by wrought iron fencing, built-in airing cupboard with slatted shelving, access to loft and doors to: 

Bedroom One Approx 18' max x 9'11 max including wardrobe space (5.49m max x 3.02m max including ward Fitted with a range of fitted bedroom furniture including a selection of wardrobes, built-in bedside tables, over bed storage lockers, built-in dressing table with storage drawers under, radiator and dual aspect windows to front and rear elevation with views out over the meadow to the rear and fields beyond. 


Bedroom Two Approx 12' max decreasing to 7'8 x 12'3 max (3.66m max dreasing to 2.34m x 3.73m) (Note irregular shaped room)
Window to front elevation, two built-in storage cupboards, coved ceiling and radiator. Door to: 

En-Suite Shower cubicle, low level flushing w.c, vanity sink unit, tiled walls, extractor fan and textured and coved ceiling. 

Bedroom Approx 11'11 max decreasing to 7'10 excluding wardrobe space x 9' max (3.63m max decreasing Window to rear elevation with view out over the meadow and fields beyond, built-in wardrobes and storage cupboards, built-in bedside table, large built-in shelved storage cupboard and coved ceiling. 

Family Bathroom White suite comprising of spa bath with shower over, shower screen, vanity sink unit, low level flushing w.c, tiled walls, radiator, frosted window to rear elevation, shaver light and socket. 

Outside To the front double wrought iron gates open to the driveway providing parking and access to the single garage with electric up and over door and eaves storage. To the rear of the garage is a useful workshop which measures approximately 9'9 x 7' (2.97m x 2.13m), where there is currently a dog shower unit. The front garden which is partly walled is largely laid to lawn with central rose clad arbour, colourful flower and shrub borders and side access to the rear garden.

The rear garden backs onto meadowland and has an area laid to lawn but is predominantly laid to chip stone with inset specimen shrubs and roses and has meandering pathways leading to various private sitting areas. There is also a vegetable garden and a selection of fruit trees along with a slightly raised patio off which is the back porch way, workshop and garage where there is a courtesy light and outside tap. 

Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property for whom they act, give notice that (I) these particulars are a general outline only for the guidance of prospective purchasers or tenants, and do not constitute the whole or any part of an offer or contract (II) Town & Village Properties cannot guarantee the accuracy of any description, dimensions, references to conditions, necessary permissions for use and occupancy and other details contained herein and prospective purchasers or tenants must not rely on them as statements of fact or representations and must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy, (III) No employee of Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty or enter into any contract whatever in relation to the property, (IV) Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) will not be liable in negligence or otherwise, for any loss arising from the use of these particulars and Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor, (V) Photographs will only show certain parts of the property and assumptions should not be made in respect of those parts of the property that have not been photographed. (Items or contents shown in the photographs are not included as part of the sale unless specified otherwise. It should not be assumed the property will remain as shown in the photograph. Photographs are taken using a wide-angle lens. 

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