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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Ashen Road, Ovington, Sudbury, CO10

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superbly versatile living space with a potential 4 - 6 Bedrooms.
  • Outstanding rural setting with good countryside views to front and rear.
  • Detached double garage and 2 driveways.
  • Detached garden studio/office building.
  • Grounds extending to around 1 acre.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Cottage is a superb country home with outstanding, spacious & versatile accommodation set in grounds of approximately an acre that backs onto open countryside with far-reaching views to both the front and rear. This period family home was formally three Victorian cottages that have been extended and modernised to create a light and contemporary feel. It's free-flowing layout is ideal for entertaining and amounts to about 2852 sq ft in total. A large kitchen/breakfast room, dining room and sitting room combine to form a fantastic open-plan living area that benefits from tri-folding doors opening onto a beautiful terrace which is ideal for alfresco dining. There is scope to create a self-contained annexe within the property.

The Location

Set in this small semi-rural hamlet of Ovington, in rolling and picturesque countryside, the property is located up a quiet rural lane close to Clare. It is close to many other attractive villages including Stoke by Clare, Cavendish, Long Melford and Lavenham. A wide range of services are available at Sudbury, Bury St Edmunds, Haverhill and Cambridge all of which offer extensive shopping, schools, cultural and leisure facilities. There are good golf courses in the area and horseracing at Newmarket. There is access to the A14 trunk road at Bury St Edmunds and the A11/M11 giving easy reach to the major motorway network. There is a frequent rail link from Stansted (22 miles) to London Liverpool Street taking approximately 45 minutes, with an alternative option at Audley End.


The grounds of about 1 acre form an important feature. The property sits in a private setting offering beautiful grounds mainly laid to lawn interespersed with a number of trees and flower and shrub beds. The tri-folding doors in the sitting room open onto a south facing terrace with an ornamental pond and providing a wonderful alfresco entertaining space. There are 2 driveways providing excellent parking as well as a double garage set back in the plot. A substantial and well equipped summerhouse with telephone line & electricity is currently used as a home office and is tucked away at the far end of the garden in an orchard area.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 July 2016

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