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5 bedroom farm house for sale

Vicarage Farmhouse, Mettingham

Sold STC £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Farmhouse
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Attic Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Garden Room/Study
  • 46' Garage/Workshop
  • Further Study
  • Set in 2/5 acre plot
  • Village Location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

We are delighted to offer For Sale this most attractive Detached Five Bedroom Grade II listed Farmhouse set in 2/5 acre plot, which has the additional benefits of an Attic Room and 46' long Garage/Workshop. One of the bedrooms is on the ground floor.

The accommodation additionally comprises Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Garden Room/Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility, Inner Hall, Shower Room, Cloakroom, First Floor Landing, Further Study, Bathroom, Second Floor Landing, Oil Central Heating, Wood Shed, Gardens, Pond and ample Parking.

There are excellent field views to the rear; west across to Bungay Church in the distance.

Mettingham is a diverse parish and offers a church, The Tally Ho Tea Rooms, Mettingham Castle and a Village Hall. The market towns of Bungay and Beccles are one mile and 4 miles respectively, both offer a comprehensive range of schooling, sporting and leisure facilities. Beccles in addition has a railway station with links to London Liverpool Street via Ipswich.  

THE MAIN HOUSE Entrance to the property is via 

ENTRANCE HALL 2.67mx1.68m min (8'x5'6) to face of staircase, oak front door, Staircase 2 to first floor, oriole window to front, radiator, doors off. 

SITTING ROOM 5.03mx4.42m to face of inglenook fireplace (16'6x14'6) inglenook brick fireplace, timber bresumer, brick hearth wood burner inset, exposed beams, built in cupboard, double glazed window to front, TV point, radiator, doors off. 

STUDY/GARDEN ROOM 3.12mx3.38m (10'3x11'1) double glazed windows and double glazed door to rear, tiled floor, radiator, power points, telephone point. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 4.75m max x 6.88m max to include built in cupboard (15'7x22'7)

In the Breakfast Room there is a Camray II oil boiler, exposed beams, polished brick floor, radiator, double glazed double doors to rear, double doors to sitting room, wooden door to rear, telephone point.

Kitchen has woodwork surfaces, drawers and cupboards below, inset Belling electric hob, Elica extractor hood above, Belling Synergie electric oven below, inset 1 ½ bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, soft water tap, plumbing for dishwasher, double glazed windows to rear and side, part wall tiling, spotlights, built in cupboards, space for fridge/freezer, staircase to first floor, built in under stairs cupboard, polished brick floor, Aga in part tiled recess, doors off. 

UTILITY 1.47mx3.35m to include built in cupboard (4'10x11) Butler sink with cupboards beneath, plumbing for washing machine, tiled floor, window and door to rear, built in cupboard, radiator, spotlights, tiled splash backs, door to: 

DINING ROOM 5.05mx4.22m to face of fireplace (16'7x13'10) brick inglenook fireplace, timber bresummer, brick hearth, exposed beams, radiator, window to front, door to: 

INNER HALL  

0.89mx1.09m (2´11x3´7) doors off.  

BEDROOM 5 2.64mx3.66m (8'8x12') 2 x double glazed doors to front, double glazed window to front, radiator. 

SHOWER ROOM 2.06m x 2.39m (6'9x7'10) tiled shower cubicle, shower inset, radiator, spotlights, extractor, access to loft, Chiltern Powerflow wall heater, sink set in vanity unit, double glazed windows to front, tiled splash backs. 

CLOAKROOM  

1.17mx1.12m (3´10x3´8) windows to front, low level WC, radiator. As aforementioned staircase to First Floor from Kitchen. 

FIRST FLOOR  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 2.44mx3.63m to include built in cupboards (8'x11'11) built in cupboard, staircase to second floor, radiator, exposed beams, spotlights, doors off to:- 

BEDROOM 1 5.03mx4.47m to face of fireplace (16'6x14'8) exposed beams, windows to front, window to side, radiator, brick fireplace, door to first floor landing. 

STUDY 1.55mx3.40m (5'1x11'2) window to rear giving excellent field views, sloping ceiling, bookcase, radiator, step and door to: 

BEDROOM 2 5.00mx4.22m to face of fireplace (16'5x13'10) Double mullion window frame, window to front, exposed beams, radiator, brick fireplace, door to: 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 2 0.94mx1.88m (3'1x6'2) window to front, staircase to second floor (ends in cupboard of Bedroom 3 but has been blocked). 

BATHROOM 2.21mx3.07m to face of built in airing cupboard (7'3x10'1) built in airing cupboard, radiator, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splash backs, double glazed window giving excellent field views with Bungay Church in the distance, low level WC, panel bath with shower attachment over, part wall tiling, exposed beams.

As aforementioned staircase to Second Floor from First Floor Landing. There are additional steps to rooms on this floor. 

SECOND FLOOR  

ATTIC ROOM 5.99m to include staircase x 2.64m measured at a height of 0.61m (19'8 to include staircase x 8'8 measured at a height of 2') ceiling height: 1.45m (4'9) sloping ceiling, window to rear giving excellent field views, exposed beams. 

SECOND FLOOR LANDING  

0.71mx2.08m (2´4x6´10) part sloping ceiling, doors off.  

BEDROOM 3 3.35m measured at a height of 0.84m x 4.49 to face of built in cupboard (11' measured at a height of 2'9x 14'9) sloping ceiling, window to side, spotlights, exposed beams, radiator, built in cupboard, access to loft. 

BEDROOM 4 3.30m measured at a height of 1.02m x 4.44m min (10'10 measured at a height of 3'4x13'10) sloping ceiling, access to loft, exposed beams, spotlights, radiator, window to side with views of field beyond. 

THE GROUNDS Vicarage Farmhouse is set in a plot of 2/5 acre. To the front of the property there is a shingle area providing ample parking, access to GARAGE/WORKSHOP currently demarcated, overall length 9.78m (46'10)

Area 1: 9.78mx4.47m (32'1x14'8) double entrance doors, single and double personal doors to side, power & lighting, concrete floor.

Area 2: 4.39mx4.47m (14'5x14'8) two windows to cart lodge, power & lighting, concrete floor. 

CART LODGE  

4.04mx3.81m (13´3x12´6) exposed brickwork, concrete floor, corrugated roof. Also at the front of the property there is hedging, garden pond, beds of shrubs and flowering plants, mature trees, beds using railway sleepers, shrubs inset, lawn, vegetable patches to the rear. The property abuts fields to the rear, there is lawn, greenhouse, oil tank, further hedging, areas of shrubs and flowering plants, brick path leading to ornamental fountain, brick patio area, outside tap, pergola with brick path beneath, mature shrubs and trees. 

SERVICES Mains Water, Electricity & Drainage. (Durrants have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services and so cannot verify they are in working order.) 

LOCAL AUTHORITY Waveney District Council, High Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk Tel 01502 562111  

COUNCIL TAX BAND - F  

VIEWING Strictly by prior arrangement with the Agents Beccles Office on 01502 712122. Email:- infobeccles@durrants.com 

DIRECTIONS Heading out of Beccles via Ballygate, at the town sign take the right hand turn sign posted Bungay. Just after the Tally-Ho take the second left hand turn into Vicarage Lane and the property will be seen on the right hand side. 

AGENTS NOTE
A copy of the certificate of structural adequacy, issued by Chaplin Farrant Ltd is available from Durrants.
 

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Added on Rightmove:
16 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Beccles (4.3 mi)
  • Brampton (5.1 mi)
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  • Beccles (4.3 mi)
  • Brampton (5.1 mi)
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10 New Market, Beccles, NR34 9HA

01502 455014 Local call rate

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