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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Station Road, Haddiscoe

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Private Mooring
  • Approx. 3.75 Acres of Land (STS)
  • Rural and River Views
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Holiday Let
  • Camping Area
  • Direct Access to the Broads Network
  • Close to Haddiscoe Train Station
  • Unique Property

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Norwich 18.1 miles
Oulton Broad 9.3 miles
Beccles 8.0 miles
Southwold 20.9 miles

A truly unique opportunity to own 'The Old Station House' in Haddiscoe with circa 3.75 acres of land (STS), a PRIVATE MOORING (approx. 40ft), stunning rural & river VIEWS with potential INCOME from a HOLIDAY LET and camping area. This home provides exceptional & flexible living space and despite its delightful secluded location, the property is located a stone's throw from Haddiscoe station, meaning NORWICH is accessible in 25 MINUTES and LOWESTOFT in 18 MINUTES.

Accommodation comprises briefly of:
Large Entrance Hallway
Three Reception Rooms
Kitchen/Dining Area
Master Bedroom with Dressing Room
Four Further Bedrooms
Cloakroom
Family Bathroom
Self-contained 'Waiting Room Holiday Let'
Private Mooring Area (Circa 40ft)
Direct access to the Broads Network
Approximate Plot Size 3.75 acres (STS)
Camp Site Area
Stunning Rural and River Views
Close to Haddiscoe Station

The Property
Accessed on foot via Haddiscoe station, One approaches the property via a private pathway and enters the spacious hallway with ample space for storing coats & boots and a door to a cloakroom which also has space for housing a washing machine and tumble dryer. The sitting room is dual aspect and it is fair to say that most rooms in this property enjoy the surrounding stunning views from some part. There is a multi-fuel burner as a focal point to this room and a stairway leading to the old 'signal box' which is now a very large open plan first floor reception room providing flexibility to suit a variety of needs. The views are a true delight from this room surveying the surrounding countryside and the river. Returning to the ground floor there is a bedroom off the stairs which again is dual aspect. The kitchen/diner has a very good range of wall and base units with a small island with cupboards under and work surfaces. There is a one and a half bowl sink with drainer, fridge/freezer, and 5 ring electric cooker with space for a dishwasher. This family room also benefits from a high ceiling making it very light and airy and has space for a large dining table and chairs perfect for entertaining with patio doors out to the garden. Off the kitchen a further hallway has a storage cupboard and leads to the family bathroom triple aspect windows including a skylight and comprises of a separate shower cubicle, bath, WC and a hand wash basin. There are FOUR further double bedrooms including the master which has a dressing area with access to the front of the house and flexibility to be reconfigured if required by the incoming purchaser.

Whilst the property has no direct vehicular access, parking is available a short distance from the property in Haddiscoe station and we are reliably informed by the current owners that access for deliveries is no issue, with supermarkets happy to deliver straight to the door. Ideal for those wishing to be self-sufficient, the property poses an ideal opportunity for purchasers wishing to move to a peaceful yet well-connected location.

Outside
The property is approached by a footpath leading from Haddiscoe station along the platform and leading to a further path which passes a range of station cottages before leading up to this quite unique home and its surrounding land. The gardens are obviously extensive and the outside area is just magnificent. On approaching the house you come across the old railway line, now gardens; and the platform which has the original old 'Waiting Room'. This has now been furnished to be a self-contained holiday let with sleeping facility, kitchenette, shower room and an outside WC. This can provide additional income along with the camping area which is perfect to attract clientele who want to enjoy the rural & river views with the peace & tranquillity that surround this idyllic location. Outside the actual house there is a lovely garden area with lawn and decking perfect for BBQs and entertaining with no shortage of space including outbuildings for storage. Trees in the garden include copper beach, lime, and sweet chestnut, giant redwood and spruce with an array of wildlife to enjoy. There is a mooring which is circa 40ft (sts) perfect to explore the broads network at ones leisure. It is truly difficult to explain in a few words the wonderful and quite unique location this plot and property hold; and one can only suggest that viewing is highly recommended so not to miss this opportunity of a lifetime.

Location
The property is located a short distance from Haddiscoe station and is accessible only on foot. Haddiscoe is a small village which comprises a public house and St Mary's Church which is an elegant building, a village hall which offers local events and a population of approximately 500. This south Norfolk village is situated 18 miles south east of the City of Norwich, on the A143 road west of the coastal town of Lowestoft. The market town of Beccles is within easy driving distance and this has a wide range of amenities including schools, shops, restaurants, supermarkets etc. Both Beccles and Norwich provide a train link to London Liverpool Street via Ipswich. Haddiscoe Station has trains to Norwich, Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth. There are local schools nearby at Toft Monks and Loddon.

Directions
Travelling north-west on the A146 Norwich Road, pass Gillingham on your left. At the roundabout, take the third exit onto the A143 Norwich Road. Continue on this road through Toft Monks and on towards Haddiscoe. Turn right signposted 'Station' and proceed along a single-track road to the very end where parking is available. Cross over the railway line on foot onto the opposite platform and walk along for approx. 50 metres after which a footpath can be found on the left - the property is located at the very end of this footpath and is accessed via a wooden gate.

Fixtures and Fittings
All fixtures and fittings including curtains are specifically excluded from the sale, but may be available in addition, subject to separate negotiation.

Services
Mains water and electricity, solid fuel central heating system in part, private drainage.

EPC Rating: TBA

Local Authority
South Norfolk District Council
Council Tax Band: C
Postcode: NR31 9JA

Agents Note
The property is offered subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, whether public or private, all way leaves, easements and other rights of way whether specifically mentioned or not.

Tenure
Vacant possession of the freehold will be given on completion
 


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14 May 2018

Nearest stations

  • Haddiscoe (0.3 mi)
  • Somerleyton (1.7 mi)
  • Reedham (Norfolk) (3.7 mi)
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22 New Market, Beccles, NR34 9HD

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22 New Market, Beccles, NR34 9HD

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Nearest stations

  • Haddiscoe (0.3 mi)
  • Somerleyton (1.7 mi)
  • Reedham (Norfolk) (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Musker McIntyre, Beccles

22 New Market, Beccles, NR34 9HD

01502 455013 Local call rate

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