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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Henstead, Beccles

Sold by Us £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Idyllic Country Cottage
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Abundance of Character
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Garage
  • Planning For An Annex & Garden Room
  • Garden & Parking to Front
  • Partially Walled Rear Garden
  • Approx. 7 Miles To Southwold
  • Grade II Listed

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Hall Cottage is a charming and beautifully presented thatched Grade II listed property situated in the popular village of Henstead. Reputed to be the oldest house in the Parish, Hall Cottage offers an abundance of character throughout and is complemented by a recent addition of a fabulous vaulted kitchen extension. The accommodation is set over three floors and comprises an entrance hall with a side corridor that leads to a delightful study with bi fold doors giving lovely views of the garden. In addition there is a well fitted bath and shower room with travertine tiles and a modern suite. Adjacent to the bathroom there is a boiler room that houses a bio mass boiler. From the entrance hall the fabulous vaulted kitchen breakfast room can be found with a wide range of solid oak wall and base level units, granite worktops, under floor heating and French doors that lead to the garden and terrace. The original part of the cottage offers a sitting room with exposed ceiling timbers, a central fireplace with wood burning stove and impressive gothic style leaded light windows to both front and rear. Next to the sitting room is an atmospheric dining room with a stripped wooden floor and gothic style leaded light windows to both front and rear. The first and top floor are accessed via two staircases. The first floor serves two bedrooms with exposed ceiling timbers, fine views one of which has the benefit of a cloakroom and sink. The top floor serves two vaulted bedrooms and a well fitted shower room.

Outside and to the front there is a gravelled drive with parking and access to a detached garage. Adjacent to the garage there is planning consent for an annex. To the rear there is a pretty enclosed garden with mature hedging and a terrace. Also to the rear of the property there is planning consent to build a garden room if required. 

HENSTEAD Henstead is a small village located approximately 7 miles from the beautiful Suffolk Heritage coast. The charming seaside town of Southwold offers an abundance of shops offering local produce, the Adnams Brewery, an award winning pier and many cafes, pubs and restaurants. The iconic beach huts line the seafront creating a picturesque setting for dog walking and family days out all year round. The market town of Beccles is located approximately 7 miles away and offers a train station link to London Liverpool Street via Ipswich and regular bus services to Norwich and surrounding villages. The Cathedral city of Norwich is approximately 10 miles away with its beautiful heritage, vibrant nightlife, sophisticated shopping and mouth-watering restaurants. There are also a number of sought after schools and colleges. Norwich offers access to all the major rail links and Norwich International Airport.


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Added on Rightmove:
01 October 2016


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