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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Dunhill Lane, Hepworth, Diss

Offers in Excess of £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached House & Barns
  • Approx. 9 Acres (stms)
  • Ideal for Equestrian & Other Uses
  • Located outside of Diss on the A143
  • Formal Gardens & Sand Manege
  • 28' Kitchen/Dining Room
  • 2/3 Bedrooms
  • Potential to Extend (stp)

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This DETACHED PROPERTY is presented in IMMACULATE CONDITION having been MODERNISED and UPDATED, whilst occupying GROUND of APPROXIMATELY 9 ACRES (stms), with TWO LARGE 32' and 35' BARNS, SAND MANEGE and other outbuildings. Ideal for EQUESTRIAN USE or 'THE GOOD LIFE' this flexible property offers an ideal position for those seeking space, and STUNNING GRASSLAND VIEWS! The house itself is set within GATED GARDENS, with ample off road parking, and accommodation comprising a hall entrance, sitting room, further reception room or ground floor bedroom, 28' open plan MODERN KITCHEN/DINING ROOM, TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMS to the first floor, and MODERN FAMILY BATHROOM. Huge potential exists to extend the property (stp). To the outside, the LAND is SECTIONED into various PADDOCKS, the SAND MANEGE which is fully enclosed, with the outbuildings adjacent offering STORAGE with power and lighting, and FOUR LODDON STYLE INTERNAL LOOSE BOX STABLES. 

LOCATION Hepworth is a small village set in an attractive, gently rolling area of north Suffolk which offers an idyllic rural lifestyle but with good access to amenities. The nearby villages of Botesdale and Rickinghall offer good local shopping, schooling and medical facilities. The historic town of Bury St Edmunds lies some 11 miles away via the A143, allowing connections to the A14 leading to the Midlands and motorway network. Around 10 miles to the north is the market town of Diss which provides extensive local and national shopping, schooling to all levels, sporting and recreational facilities including rugby, cricket and football clubs along with an 18 hole golf course. Diss has a mainline rail station providing regular commuter services to Norwich and London Liverpool Street. 

DIRECTIONS You may wish to use your Sat-Nav (IP22 2QB), but to help....From Diss joining with the A143 and heading south west towards Bury St Edmunds. In around 11 miles you will come upon the Hepworth sign. Dunhill Lane can be found on your right hand side, indicated by our For Sale board, with the property on your left hand side. 

AGENTS NOTE The property has a septic tank. 

The property is approached via a shingled driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles, with access to the main property and storage buildings. There is an adjacent lawned frontage and a separate access to the equestrian facilities, via timber five bar gates. A useful entrance porch offers storage with the electric fuse boxes housed within. 

Entrance door to: 

ENTRANCE HALL Providing an immediate taste of what's to come throughout the property with a delightful wood effect flooring, radiator, stairs to first floor landing with understairs storage cupboard and bespoke timber banister with metal balustrade, smooth ceiling with exposed timber beams, doors to: 

FAMILY ROOM/DOUBLE BEDROOM 13' 5" x 11' 10" (4.09m x 3.61m) With a multitude of uses this room is currently laid out as a second sitting room but was sold to the current owners as a bedroom. With fitted carpet, radiator, dual aspect uPVC double glazed leaded windows to front and side overlooking fields, television point, smooth ceiling. 

CLOAKROOM White two piece suite comprising low level W.C., wall mounted hand wash basin, tiled walls, continued wood effect flooring, smooth ceiling with recessed spotlighting. 

SITTING ROOM 18' 7" x 13' 5" (5.66m x 4.09m) A delightful room to cosy up in the winter! With wood effect flooring, radiator x2, television and telephone points, dual aspect uPVC double glazed leaded windows to front and side with field views, uPVC double glazed French doors to the side gardens, wall lighting, smooth ceiling with exposed timber beams. 

KITCHEN 18' 3" x 9' 1" (5.56m x 2.77m) Modern fitted range of wall and base level units with complimentary rolled edge work surfaces, and inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap, tiled splash backs, inset electric hob and built-in electric oven with extractor fan, 'Karndean' tile effect flooring, floor standing oil fired central heating boiler, space for fridge freezer and washing machine, uPVC double glazed leaded windows overlooking the rear garden x2, stable door to rear lobby, smooth ceiling with recessed spotlighting, opening to: 

DINING ROOM 9' 1" x 8' 4" (2.77m x 2.54m) Offering an open plan aspect from the kitchen with wood effect flooring, radiator, television point, timber mantle piece with space for an electric fire, uPVC double glazed leaded window to rear, smooth ceiling with recessed spotlighting. 

REAR LOBBY 4' 6" x 3' 8" (1.37m x 1.12m) Fitted carpet, cloak and boot storage space, uPVC double glazed leaded window overlooking the rear garden, door to side, smooth ceiling with recessed spotlighting. 

STAIRS TO FIRST FLOOR LANDING Fitted carpet, radiator, uPVC double glazed leaded window to side, telephone point, built-in airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and shelving, smooth ceiling, doors to: 

DOUBLE BEDROOM 13' 5" x 12' 1" (4.09m x 3.68m) with some restricted height Fitted carpet, radiator, uPVC double glazed leaded window to front with field views, space for a range of fitted bedroom furniture and wardrobes, smooth ceiling.  

DOUBLE BEDROOM 13' 8" x 12' 4" (4.17m x 3.76m) Fitted carpet, radiator, uPVC double glazed leaded window to front with field views, space for a range of fitted bedroom furniture and wardrobes, smooth ceiling with loft access hatch. 

FAMILY BATHROOM White four piece suite comprising low level W.C., pedestal hand wash basin with waterfall mixer tap, panelled bath, shower cubicle with thermostatically controlled shower, tiled splash backs, wood effect flooring, heated towel rail, uPVC double glazed leaded window to side, smooth ceiling.  

OUTSIDE REAR Leaving the property via the rear lobby a private garden can be found, enclosed with timber fencing and gated, with central lawned areas, and a raised patio offering ample space for garden furnishings adjacent to a fish pond. There are multiple areas of lawned gardens with flower bedding, trees and a delightful hard standing walkway with vine flowering over and leading to the stabling, manege and paddock. The paddock spans approximately 8 acre (stms) and is enclosed with timber panelled fencing and metal gates. With ample hacking routes nearby it is an ideal location! 

SUMMER HOUSE 12' 4" x 8' 11" (3.76m x 2.72m) Ready to relax! Try this timber summer house with power for all mod cons, light adding to the natural light provided by the windows to front and side, door to front. 

STORAGE ROOM 1 18' 8" x 6' 11" (5.69m x 2.11m) Located on the driveway with double doors to front, pitched roof.  

STORAGE ROOM 2 17' 7" x 9' 5" (5.36m x 2.87m) Power, light, double doors to front, pitched roof. 

WORKSHOP 21' 5" x 8' 9" (6.53m x 2.67m) Space for work benching, power, light, double doors to front. 

TACK BARN 31' 10" x 20' 6" (9.7m x 6.25m) The open plan barn building is currently separated into sections as follows. Firstly the kitchen area which measured some 7ft x 12ft, with a fitted range of kitchen units, stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap, window and door to front. Secondly twin storage rooms offering space for tack and rugs both spanning 12ft x 12ft with timber gate to front. 

STABLE BLOCK 35' 5" x 23' 9" (10.8m x 7.24m) With four Loddon style internal loose box stables, there is power, lighting, water connected. Two of the stables measure 13ft x 9ft and two measure 15ft x 9ft. 

SHED 20' 4" x 9' 11" (6.2m x 3.02m) max Windows to side and rear, doors to side and rear. 

SAND MANEGE 131' 2" x 98' 5" (40m x 30m) Excellent drainage with equine sand, enclosed by timber fencing with excellent access to the stabling. 


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  • Elmswell (6.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Starkings & Watson, Norfolk & Suffolk

Crafton House, Rosebery Business Park, Poringland, Norwich, NR14 7XP

03300 433910 Local call rate

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