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5 bedroom town house for sale

Cranmer House, Maybush Lane, Felixstowe


Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Townhouse
  • Elevated Views Out To Sea
  • Five Bedrooms, Two With En-Suites
  • Luxurious Newly Fitted Kitchen / Breakfast Room
  • Double Garage En Bloc & Off Road Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This imposing five bedroom townhouse occupies a prominent position at Cobbold’s Point in Old Felixstowe with breath-taking elevated views out to sea and was formerly the Felixstowe Ladies College between 1929 and 1995 and converted into five residential dwellings in 2001. This beautiful Grade II listed period residence retains many of its wonderful original features including high ceilings, wood panelling, Inglenook fireplace and casement windows and further benefits from generous and flexible living accommodation including a newly fitted luxurious kitchen / breakfast with feature Aga making a wonderful addition to this family home, double garage en bloc and off road parking.

Felixstowe is a well-loved, traditional seaside resort known for its Blue Flag quality sand and shingle beach, long promenade, perfectly kept seafront gardens and variety of seaside attractions. Felixstowe is also home to the UK’s largest, and Europe’s busiest, container port. The viewing area at Landguard offers great views of ships coming into the port and here too, are the Landguard Bird Observatory and Landguard Peninsular nature reserves. There is a foot and cycle ferry crossing between Felixstowe and Harwich.

North of the town centre is the fishing village of Old Felixstowe with its gallery, golf course and riverside inns. The area between Manor End and Cobbold’s Point is Felixstowe’s main seafront and can be explored along a two mile long promenade. Further along the promenade you come across Felixstowe’s colourful and intriguing Seafront Gardens which start beside the Town Hall and stretch for a mile along the promenade and are well worth exploring.

The town itself has a wide range of shops, eateries, pubs, churches, parks, recreational facilities, a library and a railway station.

Agents note:-
To the front of Cranmer House there are communal gardens and each of the five residents have a share of the management company which maintain the gardens. The service charge is approximately £1,000 per annum.

Grade II Listed Townhouse
Elevated Views Out To Sea
Five Bedrooms
Two Separate Reception Rooms
Luxurious Newly Fitted Kitchen / Breakfast Room
Two En-Suites & Family Bathroom
Two Cloakrooms
Retains Many Original Features
Double Garage En Bloc
Off Road Parking
EPC Rating: N/A

To the front of Cranmer House there is a gated entrance with beautifully maintained communal gardens, ample parking and double garage en bloc (number 3) together with a useful store room.

You enter this stunning character property through the grand entrance hall which has an impressive staircase, seagrass carpet, useful storage space and doors off to the ground floor accommodation.

The drawing room offers outstanding views over the sea and features a large Inglenook open fireplace, impressive half height oak panelling and ornate decorative ceiling.

The current owner has recently added a bright, spacious and luxurious kitchen / breakfast room complete with Aga which makes a wonderful central focal point. The kitchen has an extensive range of grey contemporary display units with white resin work surfaces and butler sink, integrated appliances, instant hot water tap and has a wonderful outlook to the front aspect.

On the first floor is a stunning galleried landing with doors leading off to the main lounge with open fireplace, fitted shelving along one wall and stunning elevated views out to sea. There are also two substantial bedrooms, one with an en-suite, together with a useful separate cloakroom.

On the second floor there is a further large galleried landing with doors leading to an impressive master suite with a four piece en-suite bathroom including freestanding roll top bath. There are two further double bedrooms and additional family bathroom.

The stunning rear garden with feature patio is predominantly laid to lawn and well-stocked with a variety of flowerbed and shrub borders. A recent addition is a substantial patio area with feature glass screen, and the garden is enclosed by hedgerow to the rear boundaries with captivating views over the sea and Felixstowe.

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Added on Rightmove:
02 November 2017

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