3 bedroom detached house for sale

Upper East Street, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10

Sold STC £245,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Double Aspect Sitting Room with Sash Window
  • Landing with Study Area
  • Dining Room with Original Victorian Fireplace
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Upstairs Bathroom
  • Utility Room & Downstairs Cloakroom
  • 33ft x 9ft Parking bay
  • 15ft 4" x 11ft 6" Basement Room
  • Courtyard Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

INTRODUCTION
Sudbury is an historic market town containing a wealth of period houses and cottages at its centre. It provides a good range of shops, schooling and recreational facilities, with many clubs and associations including rugby, football, cricket, tennis, rowing and bowls. There is a small quayside theatre and modern swimming pool/leisure complex. The town station provides shuttle trains to the main London and Colchester line with fast services on to Liverpool Street and the bus terminus provides links to the surrounding area. There are good road connections through to Cambridge, Colchester and Stansted Airport.

THE PROPERTY
Victory Cottage is a detached Victorian house built with traditional red bricks under a slate roof. Many good original features remain including double hung sash windows and some fine cast iron fireplaces. The house provides bright accommodation with a useful semi-basement room now converted to provide an additional bedroom or reception space. There is off-street parking and a pleasant mainly walled courtyard garden.

THE ACCOMMODATION

THE GROUND FLOOR
Reception Hall 17' (5.2m) long. Fluted hardwood front door with inset fanlight, stairs up to the first floor with painted bannisters and handrail, and with Stannah stairlift which can remain or be removed. Doors to sitting room, dining room and basement room, high level cupboard housing electricity meter and modern trip switch consume unit etc. Radiator, smoke detector.

Double Aspect Sitting Room 12' 8" x 12' 5" (3.9m x 3.8m). With original sash windows to the front and side getting lots of natural light, original Victorian cast iron fireplace with tiled sideslips and hearth and with mantlepiece and surround, picture rail and moulded reliefs on either side of the chimney breast. Radiator.

Dining Room 13' 6" x 12' 6" (4.1m x 3.8m). At the centre of the house with a sash window to the side, original Victorian cast iron fireplace with tiled sideslips and hearth with surround mantelpiece above and original dresser shelves and cupboard alongside the chimney breast. Radiator, ornate ceiling cornice, and doorway through to:

Kitchen 10' 3" x 10' 3" (3.1m x 3.1m). At the back of the house with a new uPVC fully glazed back door and a further window alongside the sink both opening into the courtyard garden. Fitted with a range of light oak fronted wall and base cupboards with real oak wood block working surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Includes a peninsula unit with the four ring gas hob. Equipped with 1 bowl porcelain sink with integral drainer and mixer tap, high level stainless steel oven and space for larder fridge or dishwasher. Exposed brickwork and high vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers, quarry tiled floor and door to the downstairs cloakroom and utility room.

Rear Porch A canopy porch with a slate roof and timber support outside the back door.

Utility Room 10' 6" x 6' (3.2m x 1.8m) average. With high level modern uPVC window, painted tongue and groove panelling to waist level and plumbing and spaces for washing machine, tumble dryer, freezer etc, carpet.

Downstairs Cloakroom With matching pale coloured low flush WC and corner handbasin, white tilingto waist level and slate style vinyl flooring, pattern glazed window.

Basement Room 15' 4" x 11' 6" (4.7m x 3.5m). With a proper staircase access down from the hall, and fully tanked out for use as a proper room. Main window to the side with opening fanlight and casement and a further small window. Attractive exposed brick fireplace support, tongue and groove panelled ceiling and a useful range of fitted wardrobes/storage cupboards with louvre doors. Various power points and lights.


THE FIRST FLOOR
Galleried Study Landing A nice bright landing with a large sash window to the front and space for a desk or small settee etc. Gallery rail overlooking the stairwell to match the banisters. Radiator, loft hatch, airing cupboard housing lagged hot water cylinder with modern Glo-worm ultracom 15hxi gas boiler supplying central heating and hot water.

Double Aspect Bedroom 1 12' 6" x 12' 6" (3.8m x 3.8m). With original sash windows to the front and side. Radiator, built-in wardrobe cupboards either side of the fireplace with double doors and further storage cupboards over and a dressing surface in between.

Bedroom 2 11' x 6' 3" (3.4m x 1.9m). With sash window to the side.

Bedroom 3 9' 6" x 8' 6" (2.9m x 2.6m). With sash window to the side. High level shelf.

Bathroom With window to the rear, matching white modern suite comprising panelled steel bath, pedestal handbasin and low flush WC. Mixer tap with shower attachment over the bath and shower curtain, partly tiled wall, radiator.

OUTSIDE
Front Garden Small front garden with mature hedge, flagstone path up to the front door and down to the drive.

Driveway Parking 33' x 9' (10m x 2.8m) A good driveway with space for two cars, laid to shingle with neat concrete edge stones and a modern fence with gate leading through to the back garden.

Courtyard Garden 33' x 30' (10m x 9m). To the side, landscaped in recent years with raised planter to the side and timber planters to the rear and the whole surface with cut sandstone paving for easy maintenance. Left hand boundary with fencing and right hand rear boundary with brick wall and the garage building for next door,screened with bamboo fencing.

Timber Summerhouse 8' x 6' (2.4m x 1.8m). A modern timber summerhouse with a pair of doors, windows on either side.

MISCELLANEOUS

SERVICES We are advised that mains gas, water, electricity, drainage and telephone are available, although we have not made enquiries to confirm. Please note we have not carried out a survey, nor tested the plumbing, heating, electrical or drainage systems. House purchasers are always advised to have a survey.

COUNCIL TAX Babergh District Council (Tel. 01473 822801) advise Charge Band C, amount payable 2016/2017 1,434.00.

TENURE, SOFT FURNISHINGS AND FIXTURES Freehold. We have not inspected the title deeds. Fitted carpets and/or curtains and blinds may be included, by negotiation. List of fixtures provided with contracts.

VIEWING By appointment please through the Vendor's agents, as above.

DIRECTIONS Leaving Sudbury along East Street/Waldingfield Road, turn second left into Upper East Street and the house is half way up the hill on the left.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Sudbury (0.4 mi)
  • Bures (5.1 mi)
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Sworders, Sudbury

53 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, CO10 2ET

01787 720027 Local call rate

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53 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, CO10 2ET

01787 720027 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Sudbury (0.4 mi)
  • Bures (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sworders, Sudbury

53 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, CO10 2ET

01787 720027 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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