2 bedroom cottage for sale

Greyhound Cottages, IP6

Sold STC £205,000

Property Description

Key features

  • SPACIOUS ENTRANCE HALL
  • UTILITY & CLOAKROOM
  • PERIOD STYLE KITCHEN & SEPARATE DINING ROOM
  • SITTING ROOM WITH INGLENOOK & WOOD BURNIGN STOVE
  • TWO GENEROUS BEDROOMS
  • FIRST FLOOR BATHROOM
  • GENEROUS SOUTH WESTERLY REAR GARDEN
  • OFF ROAD PARKING, SINGLE GARAGE, CARPORT, WORKSHOP & FURTHER GARDENS
  • GAS FIRED HEATING
  • CONVENIENT VILLAGE CENTRE LOCATION

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The property occupies a prominent position within this sought after village. Claydon offers a range of shops including post office, pharmacy, hairdressers, public houses and primary and secondary schooling. The Suffolk county town of Ipswich is approximately three miles distant offering a much wider range of facilities including mainline railway link to London's Liverpool Street. The A14 trunk road offers access in an easterly direction to the A12, Ipswich and Felixstowe and in a westerly direction to Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge and on to the Midlands.

This delightful grade II listed, of special architectural interest cottage displays all the associated features of this period including exposed timber frame, red brick inglenook fireplace inset with wood burning stove, quarry tiled floors, ledge & brace doors, wide oak floorboards. Features include spacious rear hall leading to the utility and cloakroom, the kitchen has recently been replaced with good quality period style units with open studwork to the dining and sitting room areas. The atmospheric sitting room has a heavily timbered ceiling and massive red brick inglenook fireplace. On the first floor there is a spacious landing with superb wide oak original floorboards leading to two generous bedrooms and the bathroom. Externally the property offers a surprisingly good size garden which is south westerly facing, this in turn leads to the useful parking, garage, carport, large workshop and further gardens. Internal viewing is essential.


ENTRANCE HALL:
9' 5" x 6' 5" (2.87m x 1.96m) Quarry tiled floor, radiator, access to loft space, half glazed door and window to the rear.

CLOAKROOM:
Suite comprises low level wc and wall mounted wash hand basin, extractor fan, pine ledge & brace door.

UTILITY ROOM:
6' 2" x 5' 8" (1.88m x 1.73m) Fitted worktops, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, window to the rear aspect.

KITCHEN:
10' 2" x 9' 4" (3.1m x 2.84m) Recently re-fitted period style kitchen with painted style doors and drawer fronts, built-in dishwasher, thick hardwood worktops inset butler sink, range cooker space with extractor hood connected over, space for fridge/freezer, quarry tiled floor, open studwork leads to the dining area, window overlooking the rear garden.

DINING AREA:
11' 7" x 7' 4" (3.53m x 2.24m) double radiator, open studwork to the sitting room, window to the front aspect.

SITTING ROOM:
15' 6" x 12' 8" (4.72m x 3.86m) Staircase to the first floor, central red brick inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam over inset wood burning stove, adjacent storage/log storage, heavy oak timbered ceiling, tv point, window to the front aspect.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING:
15' 0" x 6' 7" (4.57m x 2.01m) Built-in storage cupboard with double doors, exposed wide oak floorboards, dormer window to the front aspect.

BEDROOM 1:
15' 2" x 7' 5" (4.62m x 2.26m) Exposed timber frame, radiator, space for wardrobe, access to loft space, dormer windows to the front and rear aspects.

BEDROOM 2:
10' 0" x 9' 2" (3.05m x 2.79m) Exposed timber frame, radiator, dormer window to the rear aspect.

BATHROOM:
White suite comprises low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin and panel bath with traditional style shower mixer tap, radiator, built-in shelved airing cupboard, access to loft space, exposed oak floorboards, dormer window to the rear aspect.

OUTSIDE:
Gated gravel drive to the side leads to the parking and turning areas, wrought iron gate opens to the rear gardens with generous block paved terrace, low picket fencing opening to the lawn, flower and shrub borders, fenced boundaries, timber garden store. Further to the rear there is a single garage with up and over door, carport 20' x 10' generous size timber workshop with gated access to further area of garden with fenced boundaries.

POSTCODE: IP6 0AR

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Westerfield (2.9 mi)
  • Ipswich (4.0 mi)
  • Needham Market (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Hamilton Smith, Claydon

2 - 4 Norwich Road Claydon IP6 0DF

01473 870038 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Westerfield (2.9 mi)
  • Ipswich (4.0 mi)
  • Needham Market (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hamilton Smith, Claydon

2 - 4 Norwich Road Claydon IP6 0DF

01473 870038 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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