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6 bedroom detached house for sale


Withdrawn from Market £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantially extended 6 bedroom detached house
  • 3 ensuites and family bathroom
  • 4 reception rooms and hobbies room
  • Magnificent kitchen/breakfast room
  • Utility and boot room
  • Indoor swimming pool and gym
  • Range of outbuildings, including barns
  • Oil fired central heating
  • Double glazing

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A substantially extended six bedroom detached house, standing in mature grounds of approaching 2 acres with a range of outbuildings including a superb indoor swimming pool. The property has been substantially extended by the current owner and provides an imposing house with nearly 3800 sq ft with further range of outbuildings of nearly 4500 sq ft and is found in a rural yet accessible location on the banks of the river Stour.

The property

Ground floor

An oak entrance door opens through to the main hallway with turning stair flight to the first floor with a useful cupboard underneath and two double glazed port hole windows. On one side of the hall is a study with attractive cast iron fireplace whilst on the other is the formal sitting room with recessed feature fireplace, exposed timbers, plate rack and pine flooring.

There is a large family room enjoying a triple aspect and snug with fireplace and stove opening through to the most recent addition to the house, a magnificent kitchen/breakfast room with tiled flooring, triple aspect including patio doors leading out to the terrace. There are built-in ceiling speakers and large walk-in storage cupboard whilst the kitchen itself is fitted with granite work surfaces with cupboard and drawer units under, double bowl butlers sink with spray tap and Miele integral appliances including built-in ovens, coffee machine, dishwasher, five ring gas hob with stainless steel light and extractor hood over as well as integral fridge and freezer.

A boot room has a useful cloaks cupboard, space for a variety of things including plumbing for a washing machine and space for further appliances whilst a side lobby provides access to the main utility room with roll top work surfaces with cupboards under and wall mounted cupboards, 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with plumbing for a washing machine as well as housing the Trianco oil fired boiler. Finally on the ground floor is a shower room with toilet, wash hand basin and shower cubicle.

First floor

A spacious landing has access to the loft space as well as providing access for all the bedrooms. A magnificent master bedroom has been added to the property with triple aspect and having its own ensuite facilities with tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and toilet. There is a further double bedroom with a range of built-in wardrobes along one wall as well as its own ensuite with tiled shower cubicle with glass curved screen, wash hand basin and toilet.

The third bedroom again, a good sized double with dual aspect and its own ensuite shower room, wash hand basin and toilet as well. There are two further double bedrooms and a smaller hobbies room or sixth bedroom if required. The main bathroom has a double ended spa bath with lighting, pedestal wash hand basin and toilet.

Outside and gardens

The house is approached from the Wrabness Road through electric gates with large shingled drive area with ample parking leading down to the house and through into the side courtyard. There are lawns at the front of the property with on one side a small orchard, whilst the driveway continues round with five bar gate leading through into the field. The courtyard area provides additional parking and houses a fuel store (previously a garage), further storage room and adjoining garaging whilst there is a linked walkway from the house through to the pool house, an impressive building recently extended to provide a gymnasium area and shower room whilst doors lead through to the pool room itself with 10m x 5m heated swimming pool with hydroflow and lighting as well as having media speakers and sliding doors opening out to the garden. At the end of the pool room is the plant room housing the oiled fired boiler, pump and filtration equipment.

At the rear of the property is a raised terrace leading out onto lawns with established shrubs and trees whilst there is a detached timber framed small barn with linking cupboard storage area to a workshop measuring 48' x 15' having a toilet and wash hand basin and small kitchenette area heated with radiators as well as having a wood burning stove. The remainder of the grounds of Stourwood house is laid out to lawn with a poly tunnel.

In total the grounds extend to 1.915 of an acre.



Snug 12' 2" x 11' (3.71m x 3.35m)  

Kitchen/breakfast room 24' 3" x 23' 7" (7.39m x 7.19m)  

Sitting room 23' 8" x 15' 6" (7.21m x 4.72m)  

Family room 31' 9" x 16' 2" (9.68m x 4.93m)  

Study 12' 9" x 8' 10" (3.89m x 2.69m)  

Boot Room  

Utility room  


Shower room  


Bedroom one 24' 2" x 23' 7" (7.37m x 7.19m)  


Bedroom two 16' 2" x 16' 1" (4.93m x 4.9m)  


Bedroom three 16' 2" x 13' 3" (4.93m x 4.04m)  


Bedroom four 14' 8" x 12' 6" (4.47m x 3.81m)  

Bedroom five 12' 9" x 8' 11" (3.89m x 2.72m)  

Hobbies room 9' 5" x 7' 11" (2.87m x 2.41m)  


Indoor Swimming Pool 50' 10" x 25' 5" (15.49m x 7.75m)  

Pump room  

Gym 18' x 10' 5" (5.49m x 3.18m)  

Shower room  

Poly tunnel  

Workshop 48' 5" x 15' 7" (14.76m x 4.75m)  


Covered store 16' 8" x 15' 9" (5.08m x 4.8m)  

Small barn 21' x 17' 5" (6.4m x 5.31m)  

Fuel store 16' 6" x 9' 9" (5.03m x 2.97m)  

Store 19' 3" x 13' 11" (5.87m x 4.24m)  

Garaging 19' 4" x 17' 9" (5.89m x 5.41m)  

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 April 2017

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