Sold 7 Bed House
The Street, Troston
£645,000 Guide Price
- Huge sitting room
- Family room
- Aga kitchen dining room, utility
- Garden/sitting room
- Seven generous bedrooms (three en-suite)
- Two bathrooms
- Garaging with heated floor and en-suite annexe bedroom/studio above
- Electric gates, extensive parking
- Private gardens
- Luxuriously appointed accommodation
Built approximately 200 years ago and restored/extended in 2009 to an exceptionally high standard by John Cutmore Builds, this outstanding family home provides a huge amount of beautifully arranged and crafted accommodation boasting luxurious bathrooms, kitchen and finishes, whilst extending to an impressive 4300 sqft (including garaging). Benefiting from underfloor heating on all floors, the immaculate accommodation currently in brief comprises; traditional entrance door opening to entrance hall with door to a family room, a comfortable reception with large fireplace and bay window to front. The sitting room is a fantastic reception retaining a wealth of original features including a fine Inglenook fireplace with large wood burning stove. Other features include a lovely stone floor with underfloor heating, windows to front aspect, oak hatch to wine cellar, french doors opening to rear gardens. Bespoke Oak staircase to first and second floors. Opening to the garden/sitting room, an impressive light and airy space with fabulous full height window enjoying views across the gardens. Vaulted roof with roof lights, stone floor with underfloor heating and french doors to rear gardens. Second staircase off to first floor and doors leading to a stylish wet room and separate utility. The kitchen/dining room is a fantastic space extending to 30ft in length and fitted with a wonderful hand built kitchen complemented by polished Granite work tops, integrated appliances and a large Aga (oil fired) with ovens and hot plates. Butler sink, exposed ceiling timbers, windows overlooking gardens, Travertine stone flooring. On the first floor is a landing with stairs continuing to second floor, doors to four generous bedrooms (two en-suite) and a family bathroom. On the second floor are two further bedrooms and shower room. The second staircase leads from the ground floor garden/sitting room to a further spacious guest bedroom complemented by a spacious en-suite bathroom.
The house is approached through a pair of electronically operated timber gates opening to a driveway providing extensive vehicle parking, turning space and access to the garaging which comprises large double garage (27ftx21ft) with heated floor and electric doors. Internal staircase leads to a studio/annexe bedroom with en-suite shower. The gardens to the house are mostly laid to lawn and provide the occupants with a very good degree of privacy. A second electric vehicular and pedestrian gated access is situated at the side of the house opening onto The Street together with another garage. In all about 1/3rd of an acre (s.t.s).
The property enjoys a rather secluded setting, although situated within the centre of the village and close to the local facilities which include a parish church, public house and playing field with village hall. Troston is a popular village situated approximately 8 miles to the north east of the historic market town of Bury St Edmunds and its excellent range of schooling, shopping and cultural facilities.
When entering Troston from the direction of Great Livermere and Bury St Edmunds, proceed along Livermere Road and the gated entrance to Forge Corner will be found on the left hand side.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Oil fired under floor heating.