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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Horner Close, Roydon, Diss

Sold STC £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached house
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Cloakroom/wc
  • En-suite
  • Garage
  • Gardens

Full description

GUIDE PRICE £300,000 - £325,000 A rare opportunity to purchase a substantial and extremely spacious ( OVER 1800 sqft) five bedroom detached house occupying a large corner plot position, with good off-road parking and single double length garage.


Located within a small and quiet close the property is set within the corner of Horner Close occupying a lovely position with spacious and secluded rear gardens.  Horner Close is situated within Roydon (adjoining Diss) being just 1.5 miles to the west of the town centre.  Roydon has proved to be a popular and sought after location over the years by way of still retaining a strong and active local community whilst having a good local infrastructure (having schooling, good transport links, garage with convenience store, public house/restaurant and fine church).  A furthermore extensive range of day to day amenities and facilities can be found within the historic and thriving market town of Diss found on the south Norfolk borders within the beautiful countryside close to the Waveney Valley.  The town further has the benefit of a mainline railway station with regular/direct services to London Liverpool Street and Norwich.

GUIDE PRICE £300,000 - £325,000

The property comprises of a detached five bedroom house originally believed to have been built in the 1970s and since having been significantly extended offering a great deal of versatile living space in the regions close to 1900 sq ft.  The house has the benefit of replacement sealed unit upvc double glazed windows and doors whilst being heated by a gas fired central heating boiler via radiators.  At ground floor level there is an expanse of living space, ideally suited to family orientated purchasers, within essences having three large reception rooms and also with perhaps the possibility of a sixth bedroom by way of adopting a third reception room as a ground floor bedroom if required.  At first floor level there are five bedrooms, with four of the five being good size double bedrooms and with particular notice drawn to the master bedroom (not only of an extremely spacious size but also having the luxury of en-suite facilities).

The property is approached by a hard standing driveway providing good off-road parking and leading up to the double length garage (measuring 7.8m x 2.8m (25' 7" x 9' 2") and with up and over door to front, personnel side door giving access to the inner hallway, window to rear and power/light connected).  Running parallel to the driveway is an additional area of garden being laid to lawn and having the potential to be used for additional off-road parking if required and further serving access to the rear gardens via a side gate.  The main gardens themselves are predominantly laid to lawn (enclosed by panel fencing) and offer a good deal of privacy and charm within, having an established treeline to the rear boundaries.  A large patio area abuts the rear of the property creating an excellent space for alfresco dining whilst further having the summer house lending itself for a number of different uses.

The rooms are as follows:

ENTRANCE HALL: (5.80m x 1.85m) (19' x 6') A most impressive first appearance, with stairs rising to first floor level and with a gallery like landing above.  Wood effect flooring.  Further providing access to the three reception rooms, kitchen and cloakroom/wc.

CLOAKROOM/WC: (0.76m x 1.78m) (2' 5" x 5' 10") With frosted window to front.  Comprising of a low level wc, inset basin with tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring.

KITCHEN: (3.8m x 2.2m) (12' 5" x 7' 2") Found to the front of the property.  The kitchen is of a good specification with solid wood worktops, inset stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl sink with drainer to side.  An open archway leads through to the dining room.  Further storage cupboard to side housing the gas fired central heating boiler. 

RECEPTION ROOM TWO/DINING ROOM: (4.2m x 3.1m) (13' 9" x 10' 2") Enjoying from being found to the rear of the property and having views and access via French doors opening onto the rear patio area and gardens beyond.  Secondary door giving access back through to the entrance hall.  Third door giving access through to the inner hallway.  

INNER HALL: (0.85m x 7.71m) (2' 9" x 25' 3") Having a door to front of the property and a secondary door giving access to the rear gardens.  Internal door giving access through to the garage.  

RECEPTION ROOM ONE: (Separated into two areas however connected via an open arch, L shaped in size) (3.31m x 4.48m) (10' 10" x 14' 8") With second area measuring 5.52m x 3.32m (18' 1" x 10' 10") A particularly bright and most spacious reception room being a double aspect room with views to the rear and side of the property, upvc double glazed sliding doors giving access to the rear gardens.  An ornate, rounded fireplace is well positioned within the centre of the two areas being an open fire.

RECEPTION ROOM THREE: (5.5m x 2.4m) (18' x 7' 10") Found to the front of the property and being another spacious reception room lending itself for a number of different uses.  


LANDING: Giving access to the five bedrooms and family bathroom.  Having the benefit of a deep storage cupboard/airing cupboard to the side measuring 1.45m x 0.58m (4' 9" x 1' 10") and further housing the hot water cylinder and being shelved.

BEDROOM ONE: (3.3m x 4.3m) (10' 9" x 14' 1") Being a large master bedroom found to the rear of the property further having the luxury of en-suite facilities.

EN-SUITE: (1.2m x 3.3m) (3' 11" x 10' 9") With window to side.  Comprising of a modern suite with low level wc, hand wash basin and double shower cubicle to side.  Heated towel rail.  Tiled flooring.

BEDROOM TWO: (2.99m x 3.27m) (9' 9" x 10' 8") Found to the rear of the property and being a good size double bedroom.  

BEDROOM THREE: (3.29m x 2.50m) (10' 9" x 8' 2") Found to the rear of the property and also being a good size double bedroom. Exposed pine floor boarding.

BEDROOM FOUR: (3.3m x 2.5m) (10' 9" x 8' 2") Found to the front of the property and with a skylight to front.  A good size double bedroom with plumbing for a hand wash basin to side.

BEDROOM FIVE: (3.29m x 1.97m) (10' 9" x 6' 5") Found to the rear of the property.

BATHROOM: (2.04m x 2.2m) (6' 8" x 7' 2") With frosted window to side, comprising of a low level wc, hand wash basin and bath.  Part tiled. 

VIEWINGS: Strictly by appointment with Whittley Parish Estate Agents, please contact a member of our sales team at our Diss office on 01379 640808.

OUR REF: 6943

DIRECTIONS: From our Diss office proceed to the top of the hill turning left onto Denmark Street.  Proceed to the end of Denmark Street and at the roundabout take second exit right onto Stanley Road/A1066.  Follow this road west up the hill until coming into the village of Roydon.  On coming into the village of Roydon take your first proper turning right onto Tudor Avenue.  Proceed along Tudor Avenue passing Cricks Walk on your right and then taking your first available turning right onto Horner Close.  Proceed to the end of Horner Close where the property will be located on the right hand side at the bottom of the close.

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