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The Street, Wickham Skeith, IP23

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£650,000
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Purplebricks, covering Suffolk
PROPERTY TYPE
Detached
BEDROOMS
x4
BATHROOMS
x2

Key features

  • Four Bedroom Detached House
  • Porch, Sitting Room/ Dining Room Plus Drawing Room
  • Double Garage Plus Workshop
  • Gardens Of Over 1 Acre (Sts)
  • Oil Fired Central Heating Plus Log Burner
  • Large Conservatory
  • Parking For Several Vehicles
  • Summer House Plus Two Large Sheds
  • Utility Room And Downstairs Shower Room

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
Purplebricks is delighted to be able to offer to market this stunning country property situated in the pretty village of Wickham Skeith.

The property comprises of a period cottage presenting rendered elevations under a pantiled roof having been substantially improved and extended by the present owner. The unusually large garden room is a particular feature overlooking the extensive gardens to the rear which back on to the River Dove. There are two other large reception rooms downstairs together with a good sized kitchen/breakfast room, oil fired central heating and double glazing is installed throughout.
Upstairs the property has four first floor bedrooms and two bathrooms. The bedrooms can be accessed via one of two staircases. This provides a guest suite at one end of the house which can be used separately is desired.


ENTRANCE PORCH (6'9" x 4'0") Sealed double glazing to three sides and roof, ceramic tiled floor,



DRAWING ROOM (23'7" x 12'5")A charming room overlooking the front. Stairs leading to the first floor.

SITTING/DINING ROOM (28'1" x 13'11")An excellent family space overlooking the front, side and rear gardens. This split level room divides the area perfectly. Stairs leading to the first floor and under stair storage.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM (18'10" x 13'9")Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units. Integrated items include dual oven and five ring ceramic hob with hood over and dishwasher. Marble preparation surfaces with inset ceramic sink with 1 ½ drainer and mixer taps. Island with marble worktop. Large breakfast bar, marble splash back tiles. Tiled floor. Large recess area for American style fridge/freezer with cupboard surround. French doors to:

CONSERVATORY (31'7" x 13'6") A fabulous Victorian style conservatory which runs along the majority of the property, benefiting from central heating. Two sets of French doors which lead out to the rear terrace as well as large opening windows to the rear and sides. Glass ceiling.




Ground Floor
ENTRANCE PORCH (6'9" x 4'0") Sealed double glazing to three sides and roof, ceramic tiled floor, electric wall light point, door with sealed double glazed panel and matching side window into the dining room.

UTILITY ROOM (5'3" x 4'9") Sealed double glazed window unit, door with sealed double glazed panel to garden, fitted shelved storage cupboards with water softener. Marble work surface with cupboards under with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.

From the kitchen door to :

SHOWER ROOM

Marble tiled flooring, full height tiling to walls and ceiling, sealed double glazed window unit, inset wash hand basin with mirror and spotlighting, low level W.C. with concealed cistern built in double shower cubicle with fitted temperature controlled shower unit, hand held attachment, heated towel rail.

DRAWING ROOM (23'7" x 12'5")A charming room overlooking the front. Stairs leading to the first floor.

SITTING/DINING ROOM (28'1" x 13'11")An excellent family space overlooking the front, side and rear gardens. This split level room divides the area perfectly. Stairs leading to the first floor and under stair storage.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM (18'10" x 13'9")Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units. Integrated items include dual oven and five ring ceramic hob with hood over and dishwasher. Marble preparation surfaces with inset ceramic sink with 1 ½ drainer and mixer taps. Island with marble worktop. Large breakfast bar, marble splash back tiles. Tiled floor. Large recess area for American style fridge/freezer with cupboard surround. French doors to:

CONSERVATORY (31'7" x 13'6") A fabulous Victorian style conservatory which runs along the majority of the property, benefiting from central heating. Two sets of French doors which lead out to the rear terrace as well as large opening windows to the rear and sides. Glass ceiling.


First Floor
The property boasts three double bedrooms and a single room with each half of the upper floor being serviced by its own bathroom for maximum convenience, all accommodation is immaculately presented.

Outside


Pantiles sits in private gardens of 1 acre (sts) and backs on to the River Dove. The rear garden is one of the main aspects of the property with its large terraced area which runs along the rear of Pantiles, leading to the main garden which is predominantly lawned and enclosed with tall hedging. The garden is interspersed with mature trees and shrubs and at the rear of the garden is an opening which leads to the River Dove which enjoys fabulous views over neighbouring countryside. Towards the bottom of the garden there is an excellent SUMMER HOUSE(11' 10" x 15' 9") with a decked veranda and adjacent patio for al fresco entertaining and dining. This fabulous pine room has power and light connected as well as a wood burning stove set upon a marble hearth.

The property benefits from parking for many vehicles on each side of the house and has a double garage with electric doors and a large workshop (15' 11" x 15' 8") to the rear of the garage.

Location
The property stands close to the centre of the village of Wickham Skeith which is one of the oldest recorded villages in East Anglia, when it had a thriving community with a church and a manor, well known for its green and large pond which is locally known as "The Grimmer". There are many unique and interesting footpaths with an abundance of wildlife including deer and woodpeckers. Wickham Skeith is conveniently situated for the nearby village of Mendlesham, with shopping facilities and a health centre. The town of Eye with its central conservation area, shopping and ancillary facilities is about 5 miles away to the North East. The market and industrial towns of Stowmarket and Diss, both with good shopping facilities and main line rail stations connecting to London Liverpool Street and the City are about 8 miles equidistant to the South and North respectively. The county town of Ipswich is easily reached by the A140 trunk road and is 18 miles to the South East.

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The Street, Wickham Skeith, IP23

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