Church Lane, Alpheton

Guide price £550,000 (SSTC)

Following on from a stylish refurbishment program by the current owners Forest Lodge delivers beautiful extended accommodation that is versatile in its use and boasting a light and airy atmosphere. The house is of brick construction, with rendered elevations, under a tiled roof and is located in a semi-rural setting affording beautiful views across undulating countryside; a viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the stunning location. The property benefits of grounds of an acre (subject to survey), garaging and off-road parking. To further enhance the fine degree of accommodation on offer, if required, further extension maybe possible subject to any necessary planning permissions or building regulations.

The accommodation, in brief, comprises spacious entrance hall with stairs rising to first floor and useful storage cupboards under. Tiled flooring. Doors off to both reception rooms. The family room / study is versatile in its use and complemented by a generous living room. The living room is a light and bright area with a walk in bay window to the rear aspect affording fin views and a window overlooking the front garden. The brick fireplace, with inset log burner and bressumer beam, gives a homely focal point to the room. The kitchen dining room is the heart of the house and an ideal space in which to relax or entertain. It offers a homely and inviting ambience with a stylish finish fitted with a range of light base and wall units, dark granite work surfaces and enamel sink and drainer. Space for range style cooker (which may be available by separate negotiation) space for fridge freezer and plumbing for dishwasher. Attractive mosaic tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring and a space saving radiator. The utility / boot room is an ideal room for countryside living. It provides additional storage, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble drier and freezer and door to rear garden. To complete the excellent ground floor accommodation is the cloakroom.

The first floor landing, with airing cupboard and loft hatch, accesses all bedrooms. The master bedroom is a fabulous space with a Juliette balcony to the rear and luxurious en-suite. There are three further bedrooms, all served by the stylish family bath and shower room.

The gardens are a fine attribute of the property. A sweeping driveway provides ample off-road parking and leads to the garage, with the remainder of the front garden finished with raised wooden sleeper flowerbeds. The garden extends to the side of the property and a gate leads to an additional grassed area with fruit trees and hedging. To the rear of the property an attractive decked terrace and wooden balustrade adjoins the property and is an ideal area from which to watch the sun set while relaxing or entertaining. The garden is mainly laid to lawn, once again with feature flower bed, and also benefitting from a wooden summer house and garden shed.

The property is approached by a quiet country lane leading to Alpheton Church and set in a beautiful position with a westerly facing rear garden backing onto open countryside and organically farmed fields. The area is a stunning haven for wildlife and the garden an ideal setting to enjoy this from. There are excellent local walks to further enjoy the attractive location. The village has a strong community spirit and is well located close to the A134 which leads to both Sudbury and Bury St Edmunds, these in turn give access onto other main road network routes. Both Towns offer excellent shopping and recreational facilities and good railway links both locally and to London. The well regarded and well served village of Long Melford is situated just two miles to the south of Alpheton.

Mains electricity and water, private drainage, oil fired central heating. High speed fibre broadband

Babergh District Council - Council Tax Band E

From the A134 upon reaching the village of Alpheton and the Green take the turning to the Church where the property can be found the last property on your right hand side marked with a Sheridans For Sale board.

Please contact us on 01787 466 566 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

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  • Excellent spacious accomodation
  • Beautiful countryside views
  • Homely kitchen dining room
  • Spacious living room
  • Family room / study
  • Superb master bedroom and en-suite
  • Three further generous bedrooms
  • Well-appointed family bathroom
  • Garage and off-road parking
  • Grounds of an acres (STS)

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