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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Alby Hill

Withdrawn from Market £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Large Entrance Hall & cloakroom
  • Kitchen with Aga
  • Conservatory/Breakfast Room
  • Sitting Room & Dining Room
  • 4 Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • One Third Acre Gardens (stms) Backing Open Countryside
  • Further Two Thirds Acre Land
  • Brick Garage & Ample Parking
  • Rural Hamlet Situation
  • FEA 990

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Location The property is located within the idyllic hamlet of Alby Hill, situated down an unmade lane and backing on to open countryside. The village of Aldborough is within easy reach and offers a sought after primary school, village shop and post office, doctors surgery and popular village Public House. There is easy access to the A140 leading to both the coast and the city of Norwich. Norwich has fast train links to London and an International airport with flights to Europe and beyond.  

Description This offers an opportunity to acquire a spacious detached cottage overlooking open countryside set in an idyllic location in Alby Hill, where properties rarely come to the market. The property is mostly double glazed and has been extended. A large reception hall leads to generous reception rooms to include a sitting room, dining room and L-shaped conservatory/breakfast room. The kitchen is fitted with an oil fired Aga and opens into the conservatory/breakfast room. On the first floor are 4 bedrooms and a bathroom.

Outside, the garden is approximately two thirds of an acre and backs onto open countryside. Included in the sale and situated across the lane is a further piece of land of approximately two thirds of an acre which could have a variety of uses. This parcel of land does not have permission to develop.

The accommodation comprises:

Entrance door to: 

Porch Windows to both sides, and glazed panel door to: 

Entrance Hall 12' 6" x 8' 1" (3.81m x 2.46m) (Front Aspect) Ceramic tiled floor, radiator, latch door to stairs, double understair storage and hanging cupboard, latch door leading to first floor. 

Kitchen 14' 2" x 9' 1" (4.32m x 2.77m) (Rear Aspect) Quarry tiled floor, range of fitted floor units with wood worktops, Oil fired Aga, Butlers sink, floor mounted oil fired boiler for hot and central heating. 

PANTRY 11' 0" x 5' 0" (3.35m x 1.52m) Ceramic tiled floor, plumbing and space for washing machine and dishwasher, deep sink and shelving for storage.  

Conservatory 21' 11" x 14' 8" (6.68m x 4.47m) (Rear and Side Aspect) Quarry tiled floor, electric radiator, part glazed stable door to garden. 

Cloakroom (Side Aspect) Ceramic tiled floor, low level w.c, hand basin. 


Dining Room 14' 2" x 11' 0" (4.32m x 3.35m) (Rear Aspect) Pamment tiled floor, radiator, fireplace, door to garden, arch through to: 

Sitting Room 20' 1" x 17' 9" (6.12m x 5.41m) (Front and Rear Aspect) Exposed wood flooring, radiator, fireplace with inset wood burner on tiled hearth. French doors to garden. 

First Floor  

Landing 16' 7" x 8' 1" (5.05m x 2.46m) (Front Aspect) Currently used as a study area, deep walk-in storage cupboard, exposed wood flooring, radiator.  

Master Bedroom 17' 3" x 11' 8" (5.26m x 3.56m) (Rear Aspect) Exposed wood flooring, radiator, French doors to balcony overlooking the rear garden. 

Bedroom 2 13' 2" x 7' 2" (4.01m x 2.18m) (Front Aspect) Exposed wood flooring, radiator.  

Bedroom 3 15' 4" x 11' 1" (4.67m x 3.38m) (Rear Aspect) Fitted carpet, access to loft, radiator. 

Bedroom 4 8' 1" x 8' 0" (2.46m x 2.44m) (Side Aspect) Exposed wooden flooring, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and shelving for storage.  

Family Bathroom 10' 8" x 9' 6" (3.25m x 2.9m) (Side and Rear Aspect) Vinyl flooring, heated towel rail, raised stand alone bath tub, large shower cubicle with waterfall shower, low level w.c, hand basin. 

Outside The property is approached via an unmade road leading to a shingled driveway providing parking for several vehicles and giving access to a brick built GARAGE and timber woodstore to the front of the property. The gardens wrap around from the side of the property to the rear and measure one third of an acre (stms). The gardens are well established and are laid mainly to lawn with a variety of mature trees, hedging, plants and flowers. The rear garden has far reaching views over open countryside. Summer House, Greenhouse and Oil Tank.

Across the lane from the house and included in the sale, is a further parcel of land measuring two thirds of an acre (stms) that would be suitable for a variety of uses. There is no planning permission to develop, but the current vendor will be placing an overage on this land in regard to any future residential development.

Services The property is connected to mains electric and water. Private drainage (septic tank). Oil fired central heating.  

Local Authority/Council Tax North Norfolk District Council, Council Offices, Holt Road, Cromer, NR27 9EN
Telephone: 01263 513811
Tax Band D 

EPC Rating The Energy Rating for this property is E. Full Energy Performance Certificate available on request. 

We Are Here To Help If your interest in this property is dependent on anything about the property or its surroundings which are not referred to in these sales particulars, please contact us before viewing and we will do our best to answer any questions you may have. 

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 November 2016


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