4 bedroom detached house for sale

Somerton, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Sold STC £735,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached period house
  • Recently undergone an extensive programme of restoration
  • Displays considerable character (fireplaces, exposed beams etc..)
  • Well suited for modern living
  • Impressive kitchen/living/breakfast room
  • Cart lodge
  • Ample parking
  • Tennis court
  • Large garden with far reaching countryside views
  • In all about 0.6 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DRAWING ROOM: (7.65m x 6.43m) 25'10" x 21'1" With views over the garden and double doors opening onto a terrace and garden beyond. Oak wood flooring runs throughout with exposed ceiling beams, extensive fitted book/display shelving and a fireplace with attractive brickwork, oak bressumer and inset log burning stove. 

SITTING ROOM: (5.48m x 4.60m max) 18" x 15'10" max Oak wood flooring, exposed wall and ceiling beams and a splendid inglenook fireplace with oak bressumer and log burning stove on a raised brick hearth. Open studwork links to: 

DINING HALL: (5.21m x 3.53m) 17" x 11'5" Oak wood flooring, handmade staircase rising to the first floor, exposed beams and door to: 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST/LIVING AREA: (7.80m x 5.39m) 25'6" x 17'7" An exceptional space forming the heart of the house and incorporating two sets of double doors opening onto a terrace with views of the garden beyond. The kitchen area is fitted with an extensive range of matching units under oak wood worktops incorporating a butler sink with mixer tap over. Deep pan drawers and integrated appliances include washing machine, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, electric oven, warming drawer and a further combination microwave oven. Set within an attractive surround is a four ring induction hob with fitted extractor hood over. 

CLOAKROOM: A spacious room fitted with a WC, wash hand basin, oak wood shelving and useful storage cupboards. Plumbing for water softener.  

First floor  

LANDING: A charming area with exposed beams, oak wood flooring and doors to: 

BEDROOM 1 21' 3" x 14' 5" (6.5m x 4.41m) With far reaching views over the garden and countryside beyond. A 6ft wide wall of glass incorporates a set of double doors opening to:

Balcony: (3.4m x 1.31m) 11'4" x 4'3" Enjoying far reaching countryside views.

Dressing room: (3.68m x 1.67m) 12'1" x 5'5" With a feeling of space created by its walk through nature and incorporating extensive built in wardrobes and Suffolk latch oak door to:  

EN-SUITE BATHROOM: (3.50m x 2.16m) 12'1" x 7'10" Fitted with a double ended bath, large double shower cubicle, WC, wash hand basin and heated towel rail. Attractive wall and floor tiles. 

BEDROOM 2 14' 4" x 10' 5" (4.38m x 3.20m plus large recess) With oak flooring, built in wardrobes and Suffolk latch door to:  

EN-SUITE: With a large shower cubicle, WC, wash hand basin and heated towel rail.  

BEDROOM 3 11' 1" x 10' 7" (3.38m x 3.23m) A splendid room with exposed beams, oak wood flooring, far reaching field views and painted wall murals on a costal theme.  

BEDROOM 4 16' 2" x 8' 3" (4.93m x 2.52m) With high ceilings, exposed beams, oak wood flooring, painted chimney and built in wardrobes with storage above. All incorporating far reaching countryside views.  

FAMILY BATHROOM: Fitted with a roll top ball and claw foot bath, period style fittings and shower attachment over, WC, wash hand basin and useful linen cupboard. Exposed beams, oak wood flooring and painted chimney.  

Outside The drive provides ample parking for a number of vehicles and in turn leads to:  

DOUBLE CART LODGE: Weather boarded elevations under a tiled roof incorporate one open bay and one closed bay with handmade double doors. Light and power connected.

The grounds are an exceptional feature of Windrush, abutting open farm land creating a rural setting with large areas of terracing designed with entertaining/dining alfresco in mind and bordered by neatly clipped boxed hedging and raised beds. Large expanses of lawn are interspersed with specimen trees and Yew hedging. Towards the rear of the garden is a small orchard and an area designed to take full advantage of the far reaching countryside views. There is a large enclosed, all weather TENNIS COURT, summer house and storage shed. External water, lighting and power points are connected.  

In all about 0.6 acres.  

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Sudbury (7.8 mi)
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David Burr Estate Agents, Long Melford

Walnut Tree House Hall Street, Long Melford, CO10 9JG

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01787 720021 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Sudbury (7.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

David Burr Estate Agents, Long Melford

Walnut Tree House Hall Street, Long Melford, CO10 9JG

01787 720021 Local call rate

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