Lower Road, Glemsford

Guide price £215,000

*INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY - TENANT IN-SITU* This delightful and historic Grade II listed home would make an ideal weekend retreat, holiday let or stylish home. The property has recently been renovated to offer a modern contemporary finish, whilst still retaining a good degree of characteristic and charm one would hope for from a cottage of this era. The cottage is of traditional timber frame construction beneath a thatched roof and is believed to date back to the early 1600's; an abundance of exposed timbers and stud-work enhances the appeal of this charming home. The property further benefits from a re-fitted kitchen, beautiful spacious bathroom, off -road parking and gardens.

The accommodation, in brief, comprises wooden front door leading to dining hall. A light and bright room smartly finished with high gloss marble flooring, stairs rising to first floor and useful cupboard under, windows to front and rear aspects (double glazed sealed wooden window to front) and open stud work. The sitting room is conveniently situated off from the dining hall and finished in the same contemporary style and again is a light and airy rooms with windows to the front and side. A door leads to the rear lobby area and off from this is the useful lean to, cloak room and kitchen. The kitchen has been beautifully and thoughtfully fitted with a range of base and floor units and benefits from range style cooker and integrated fridge/freezer, slim line dishwasher and washing machine - ideal to move straight in to.

The first floor accommodation is full of character and from these rooms fine views can be enjoyed. The bedroom is vaulted with fine exposed timbers and floor boards. The en-suite bathroom is a delightful feature of the property and a generous, luxurious room. The room is finished with a roll top slipper bath and shower attachments, low level wc and wash hand basin.

The property benefits from a gravelled parking area to the front of the property. The remainder of the front garden is mainly laid to lawn and extends to the side of the property where a useful shed is situated. There is a small private terrace to the rear of the property.

Glemsford is situated between the popular and picturesque villages of Long Melford and Clare. The property lies on the edge of the village on the A1092, an attractive route linking these villages and the neighbouring highly regarded village of Cavendish and close to the village Farm Shop. The village has a thriving community and a wide range of amenities including primary school, village stores and Post Office, general stores, public houses, doctors surgery and a number of recreational options. Glemsford is a village surrounded by open countryside yet is still only about 7 miles from Sudbury, which offers excellent rail links to London and the attractive market town of Bury St Edmunds can be found about 11 miles away to the north. There are excellent commuting links to Cambridge and Stansted airport, both being under 30 miles and, subject to traffic, about an hours drive away.

Mains gas, electric and water. Septic tank drainage. gas fired central heating

Babergh District Council - Council Tax Band B

Upon leaving Long Melford proceed west along the A1092 signed towards Clare and Cavendish. Proceed past the village sign 'Glemsford' and the property will be found along this pretty road on your right, marked by 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.

Sheridans endeavour to maintain accurate depictions of properties in photos, floor plans and descriptions, however, these are intended only as a guide and purchasers must satisfy themselves by personal inspection.

  • Recently refurbished
  • Ideal second home, holiday let or charming home
  • Attractive location
  • Exposed studwork
  • Two reception rooms
  • Modern kitchen with built in appliances
  • Cloakroom
  • Master bedroom
  • Luxury first floor bathroom
  • Parking and gardens

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