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Key features

  • Buy-It-Now Option Available
  • Being Sold By GOTO Online Auction
  • Buyer’S Fees Apply
  • Period Detached Cottage
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Living Room & Separate Dining Area
  • Study/Office
  • Conservatory
  • Enclosed & Attractive Large Gardens
  • Please "View Brochure" To Request Your Viewing


The Property
A rare opportunity to acquire this attractive and detached period home located to the outskirts of Witnesham which is a popular Suffolk village situated roughly 10-15 drive minutes from Ipswich town centre. This character property is a former Gatehouse and offers all the charm and character that one would expect from the period, positioned on a generous private plot (not over-looked) with a number of substantial outbuildings (as depicted in the floor-plan) and off-road parking. An early viewing is strongly recommended to avoid disappointment with the versatile current accommodation, in brief comprising; entrance to lobby with the dining area and living room. There is a good-sized kitchen/breakfast room with a utility room, study and the conservatory. The reminder of the accommodation comprises; bathroom, three bedrooms of which the main bedroom has an ensuite shower room. Please "View Brochure" to request your viewing appointment and a 3-D tour is also available please visit:

Property Description
Being Sold by GOTO Online Auction

Starting Bids from £475,000

Buy it now option available

Please call or visit Purplebricks Online Auctions for more information.

This property is for sale by Online Auction. The Online Modern Method of Auction is a flexible buyer friendly method of purchase. The purchaser will have 56 working days to exchange and complete once the draft contract has been issued by the vendors solicitor. Allowing the additional time to exchange and complete on the property means interested parties can proceed with traditional residential finance. Upon close of a successful auction or if the vendor accepts an offer during the auction, the buyer with be required to put down a non-refundable reservation fee. The fee will be a fixed fee including the Vat, this secures the transaction and takes the property off the market. The buyer will be required to agree to our terms and conditions prior to solicitors being instructed. Copies of the Reservation form and all terms and conditions can be found on the online Auction website or requested from our Auction Department.

Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price which is typically no more than 10% in excess of the Starting Bid. Both the Starting Bid and Reserve Price can be subject to change. Our primary duty of care is to the vendor. Terms and conditions apply to the Modern Method of Auction, which is operated by GOTO Auctions.

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General Information
Auctioneer's Comments

This property is for sale by Online Auction which is a flexible and buyer friendly method of purchase. The purchaser will not be exchanging contracts on the fall of the virtual hammer but will be given 56 working days in which to complete the transaction, from the date the Draft Contract is issued by the seller’s solicitor. By giving a buyer time to exchange contracts on the property, means normal residential finance can be sort.

The Buyer’s Premium secures the transaction and takes the property off the market. Fees paid to the Auctioneer may be considered as part of the chargeable consideration for the property and be included in the calculation for stamp duty liability. Further clarification on this must be sought from your legal representative. The buyer will be required to sign a Reservation form to confirm acceptance of terms prior to solicitors being instructed. Copies of the Reservation form and all terms and conditions can be found in the Info Pack which can be downloaded for free from our website or requested from our Auction Department.

Upon close of a successful auction or if the vendor accepts an offer during the auction, the buyer will be required to make payment of a non-refundable Buyers Premium of £6,600 including VAT plus an administration charge of £354 including VAT, a total of £6,954. This secures the transaction and takes the property off the market.

The Buyer’s Premium and administration charge are in addition to the final negotiated selling price.

Entrance door to entrance lobby.

Dining Area
A bright space with classic arched windows and fireplace with access to utility and living rooms.

Living Room
Another bright living space with the continuation of the classic arch windows with further external door and fireplace.

A large area with tiled flooring and range of units comprising; sink unit with storage cupboard under, range of fitted work surfaces with storage cupboard and space below, matching wall mounted cabinets, worktop with inset hob and extractor over with adjacent upright unit housing ovens. The kitchen offers multiple windows and a door to the rear garden.

Utility Room
The kitchen opens to the useful utility area and the continuation of the tiled flooring with storage cupboard and further work surfaces with storage below and wall a mounted storage cabinet.

A further living space with tiled floor and multiple doors and windows overlooking the rear garden.

Office / Study
Another useful room for today's living which opens to the kitchen/dining room.

Bedroom One
With two arched windows to outside and access to:

En-suite Shower Room
With shower enclosure and fitted shower, WC and wash basin. There is a window to outside and an upright chrome towel radiator.

Bath with mixer taps, W.C, vanity wash basin with a chrome towel radiator and built in storage cupboards.

With window to outside and stairs to:

First Floor
Access from bedroom two:

Bedroom Three
Window to outside and storage cupboards.

To the outside the property offers attractive enclosed gardens with patio and there is plenty of off-road parking together with a garage and a number of outbuildings - please see the floor plan

The garage is depicted on the floor plan.

There are a number of useful large outbuildings as depicted on the floor plan.

Off Road Parking
There is plenty of off road parking as depicted in the photograph.

Disclaimer for virtual viewings

Some or all information pertaining to this property may have been provided solely by the vendor, and although we always make every effort to verify the information provided to us, we strongly advise you to make further enquiries before continuing.

If you book a viewing or make an offer on a property that has had its valuation conducted virtually, you are doing so under the knowledge that this information may have been provided solely by the vendor, and that we may not have been able to access the premises to confirm the information or test any equipment. We therefore strongly advise you to make further enquiries before completing your purchase of the property to ensure you are happy with all the information provided.



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Berghersh Drive, Ipswich, IP6


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