4 bedroom cottage for sale

The Street, Brockdish, Diss

Sold STC £359,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial and deceptively spacious Cottage
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception rooms
  • Beautiful views over the Waveney Valey
  • Grounds extending to 3/4 acres (sts)
  • Double detached cart lodge

Full description

Boasting a most favourable position within an attractive and desirable village, this substantial and deceptively spacious four bedroom cottage enjoys beautiful views over the Waveney Valley. Further benefiting from grounds extending to 3/4 acre (sts) and double detached cart lodge.

The accommodation in brief comprises:*ENTRANCE HALL/UTILITY ROOM * KITCHEN/DINER * TWO RECEPTION ROOMS * FOUR BEDROOMS * TWO BATHROOMS (ONE BEING EN-SUITE TO MASTER BEDROOM) * DRESSING ROOM *

Situation

Well located within Brockdish the property enjoys a most pleasing position within the village having a southerly aspect with tranquil views over the Waveney Valley and surrounding roaming countryside. Brockdish is a traditional rural but yet not isolated village found on the South Norfolk borders and has proved to be a sought after location over the years having an attractive assortment of many period and modern properties, whilst still retaining a strong and active local community with the benefit of a well-regarded public house, schooling and good transport links. A further more extensive range of day to day amenities and facilities can be found within the market town of Diss lying some 6 or so miles to the east and further having the benefit of a mainline railway station with regular/direct services to London, Liverpool Street and Norwich. Harleston is also within easy reach lying 3 or so miles to the north east and again having good local amenities and facilities. For the motorist the A140 is within easy reach with Norwich lying approximately 26 miles to the north and Ipswich respectively 25 miles to the south. 

Description

The property comprises of a four bedroom semi-detached cottage believed to date back to the 1860’s in parts, however in more recent times the cottage has been the subject of a significant refurbishment programme, having been much enhanced, upgraded and extended by the current vendors. Internally there has been great attention to detail in further enhancing the property combined with a high quality of fixtures and fittings throughout. The expanse of accommodation internally gives good versatile living for a number of different types of potential purchasers,particular notice is drawn to the vast kitchen which is not only of a high specification with underfloor heating etc, but further benefits from a southerly aspect with views and access over the rear gardens. Situated directly above the kitchen is the master bedroom which is of a similar size and further boasts en-suite facilities, walk-in wardrobe and French doors again having a southerly and elevated aspect and views over the Waveney Valley. To fully appreciate the extent of the size of the accommodation and versatile living space the selling Agent strongly recommends viewing at an early opportunity to avoid disappointment.

Externally

The property is approached from “The Street” in Brockdish, and access is via a five bar gate upon a shingle driveway which leads to the rear of the property and gardens beyond. The Agent has been advised the driveway is owned by the property in question however there is a right of way for the neighbouring property attached (for further information please contact the selling Agent). The driveway thereon leads up to the double detached cart lodge (measuring 6.06m x 4.46m) (19' 10" x 14' 7"), with two roller doors to front, window to side and personnel door to rear. The loft area has been boarded and insulated and is a good space for storage).

Abutting the rear of the property are more formal gardens enclosed by panelled fencing offering a good deal of privacy and seclusion planted and interspersed by a number of plants and shrubs. The main gardens are thereon found stretching to approximately 3/4 acre (sts) and leading down to the river Waveney. 

The rooms are as follows:

COVERED PORCH/ENTERTAINING AREA: (4.9m x 3.27m) (16' x 10' 8") Of solid Oak construction with a vaulted pantile roof and solid wood suspended flooring with insulation below. Creating a most excellent space for entertaining, storage etc. Found to the rear of the property. Originally this area was designed and cleverly thought out to be able to be incorporated into an external living area sheltered by the elements. It would also be possible (subject to the necessary consents) to install glass window surrounds creating a proper internal living area. 

ENTRANCE HALL/UTILITY ROOM: (2.55m x 4.63m) (8' 4" x 15' 2") (measurements including built-in cloakroom/wc, with low level wc and wash hand basin). Tiled flooring and window and door to rear. Further giving access to the kitchen, reception room and stairs to first floor. Providing good storage cupboard space. Further housing the gas fired central heating boiler and water softener. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine etc. 

KITCHEN/DINER: (4.07m x 7.68m) (13' 4" x 25' 2") Being a vast, bright and spacious triple aspect room having views and access via French wood casement double doors onto the rear gardens. The kitchen is of a high specification with a good range of wall and floor unit cupboard space and further integrated appliances. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating. 

RECEPTION ROOM ONE/LOUNGE: (4.60m x 3.53m) (15' 1" x 11' 6") Found to the front of the property. The sitting room is of a good size with an attractive focal point being the fireplace with tiled hearth and inset cast iron wood burning stove. Exposed stripped pine flooring. Further giving access to the kitchen, utility room and reception room two.

RECEPTION ROOM TWO/DINING ROOM: (2.57m x 3.56m) (8' 5" x 11' 8") Window to front. Lending itself for a number of different uses will providing good space as a formal dining room. 

FIRST FLOOR LEVEL:

LANDING: measuring (7.71m) (25' 3") in length and providing access to the four bedrooms and family bathroom. Large built-in storage cupboard to side. 

BATHROOM: (3.47m x 1.65m (11' 4" x 5' 4") With frosted window to rear. Exposed floorboards. Comprising of bath with low level wc and wash hand basin, matching suite in white. 

BEDROOM ONE: (5.78m x 4.10m (19' x 13' 5") Being a large size double bedroom with double glazed wood casement French doors opening inwards and allowing for plenty of natural light to be flooded through whilst enjoying elevated views over the Waveney Valley. There is further access to dressing room measuring  (1.80m x 1.44m) (5' 10" x 4' 8")  having been properly shelved. Further access to the en-suite facilities. 

EN-SUITE: (1.79m x 2.39m) (5' 10" x 7' 10") (measurement including double built-in shower, further comprising of low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin with storage below. Heated towel rail to side. 

BEDROOM TWO: (3.82m x 2.73m) (12' 6" x 8' 11") Found to the rear of the property enjoying a southerly aspect. Being a good size double bedroom. 

BEDROOM THREE: (2.25m x 3.48m) (7' 4" x 11' 5") Located to the front of the property and enjoying views over the rising countryside. Double bedroom.

BEDROOM FOUR: (2.11m x 3.89m) (6' 11" x 12' 9") Also located to the front of the property and having exposed floorboards. 

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

OUR REF: 6849.

DIRECTIONS: From our Diss office proceed east out of Diss along Victoria Road/A1066. Continue over the roundabouts until reaching the roundabout at the A140. At the roundabout take your third exist right heading south along the dual carriageway and on reaching the next roundabout take your first turning left onto the A143. Continue along the A143 and after passing the signpost for Thorpe Abbotts look to take your next proper turning right signposted to Brockdish onto The Street. Continue along The Street/Scole Road coming through the centre of the village and just after leaving the centre of the village and after passing the pub on your right hand side the property will be located shortly after again found on the right hand side and marked by the Estate Agents board.









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  • Diss (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Whittley Parish, Diss

4-6 Market Hill, Diss, IP22 4JZ

01379 456000 Local call rate

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