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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Syleham, Eye


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached House
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception rooms
  • Utility room
  • Mature and well stocks gardens
  • Attached single garage

Full description

Excellently situated within the attractive & favourable village of Syleham. This spacious 3 bedroom house enjoys a lovely position overlooking the unspoilt roaming countryside. Occupying a most pleasing plot with mature well stocked gardens, further having good off-road parking. NO ONWARD CHAIN



Located within the picturesque village of Syleham lying on the south Norfolk borders and being in an area of outstanding beauty surrounded by the undulating rural countryside of the Waveney Valley. Being a rural but yet not isolated village, there is easy access to the market towns of Diss and Harleston, (Diss being just 9 miles to the west and Harleston approximately 5 miles to the north). The historic market town of Diss offers an extensive and diverse range of day to day amenities and facilities with the benefit of a mainline railway station with regular/direct services to London, Liverpool Street and Norwich. Whilst Harleston being a smaller market town, there is still a strong local infrastructure within having a good variety of local shops and regular traditional markets. For the motorist there is access to the A143 which links up to the A140 and thereon Norwich is found 25 miles to the north and Ipswich respectively 26 miles to the south. 


The property was believed to have been built in the mid 1980’s and comprises of an individually designed and situated three bedroom detached house, built to a cottagee style whilst having the luxuries of 21st century living. Over the years the property has been extremely well maintained and upgraded and enhanced by the current vendors, where it is now presented in “show home” condition. The accommodation is well arranged over two floors and boasts an internal living space of over 1100 sq ft, with all of the rooms enjoying delightful views either over the front or rear gardens. The house is heated by an oil fired combination boiler by radiators, there is also the benefit of replacement sealed unit upvc double glazed windows and doors, whilst further insulation has been installed within the roof space. There is also the option for any oncoming purchaser to reconnect the solar panels attached to the roof if required, (for further information regarding this please contact the selling agent).


The property enjoys a pleasing position towards the edge of the village and holds a good size plot approached by a part shared shingle driveway leading up to the house and attached single garage (a garage attached to the property in question and having been part converted in previous years to now provide a utility room to the rear of the property and accessed internally via the kitchen, the existing up and over door to the front now provides access to a useful external storage area). The gardens themselves have been thoughtfully planted over the years and are now well established with a variety of mature roses, shrubs and trees etc which not only give a good deal of privacy and seclusion within but also a great deal of colour and charm during the summer months. 

The rooms are as follows:

ENTRANCH PORCH: (1.07m x 1.51m) (3' 6" x 4' 11") Accessed via an upvc double glazed door to front two upvc double glazed windows to side, secondary door giving access through to the internal hallway.

ENTRANCE HALL: (4.64m x 1.77m) (15' 2" x 5' 9")  (measurements including attractive pine staircase rising to first floor level). Tiled flooring, access through to the kitchen and reception room and cloakroom/wc. Useful space for storage understairs.

CLOAKROOM/WC: (1.76m x 1.17m)  (5' 9" x 3' 10")  With frosted window to rear and matching tiled flooring from entrance hall. Suite in white comprising of low level wc and corner wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks.

RECEPTION ROOM/LOUNGE: (5.98m x 3.42m) (19' 7" x 11' 2") A bright spacious and airy triple aspect room with predominant views over the front and rear gardens. A particular feature of the room is the open fireplace with brick mantle surround upon a tiled hearth. Upvc double glazed sliding doors to rear opening onto the rear gardens. 

RECEPTION ROOM TWO/DINING ROOM: (2.68m x 2.79m) (8' 9" x 9' 1") Found to the front of the property and enjoying views over the front gardens. Exposed pine flooring, open arch connecting through to the kitchen. 

KITCHEN: (3.07m x 2.69m) (10' x 8' 9") Found to the rear of the property. The kitchen offers a good range of wall and floor unit cupboard space and still presented in a most excellent condition, one and a half bowl sink with drainer to side and mixer tap over. Four ring gas hob, oven below and extractor above. Tiled splashbacks. Tiled flooring. Archway connecting through to the utility. 

UTILITY: (2.59m x 2.39m) (8' 5" x 7' 10") Found to the rear of the property and formerly being part of the garage having been converted in previous years. Upvc double glazed door giving access to the rear gardens. A good range of wall and floor unit cupboard space. Further housing the oil fired combination boiler. Access to loft space above with good storage within eaves. Tiled flooring. 


LANDING: Giving access to the three bedrooms and family bathroom. Velux window to rear with views over the rear gardens and beyond. Exposed pine floor boarding. Further having the benefit of two built-in storage cupboards, one being (1.77m x 0.89m) (5' 9" x 2' 11"). 

BEDROOM ONE: (3.42m (maximum measurements) x 3.53m) (11' 2" (maximum measurements) x 11' 6") Found to the front of the property and being a large size double bedroom with pine floor boarding. 

BEDROOM TWO: (3.46m x 2.69m) (11' 4" x 8' 9") Again another good size double bedroom found to the front of the property. Exposed pine floor boarding.

BEDROOM THREE: (3.32m x 3.40m) (10' 10" x 11' 1") (measurements including built-in storage cupboard). Two windows to the rear overlooking the rear gardens and fields beyond. Pine floor boarding. 

BATHROOM: (1.69m extending to 2.69m x 2.05m) (5' 6" extending to 8' 9" x 6' 8") (An L shape size room) In an excellent condition and comprising of bath with electric shower over, low level wc and wash hand basin. Window to rear. Part tiled.

OUR REF: 6913.

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

DIRECTIONS: Proceed east out of Diss along Victoria Road/A1066. Continue along the road until reaching the roundabout at Scole. Take your third exit right heading south along the dual carriageway down the A140 until reaching the next roundabout. At the roundabout proceed straight over. Take your first available turning left signposted to the B1118. Continue along this road through the village of Oakley and proceeding east out of the village of Oakley. Turn round sharply to your left continuing on the B1118 and coming towards the village of Hoxne. Continue along this road for a mile or so turning left onto Syleham road. Continue along Syleham road looking for your turning right onto Hoxne road. Continue along through into the village of Syleham. On passing the village hall continue until reaching the T junction. On reaching the T junction turn left after which the house will be 10 or 20 yards or so on your left hand side.

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