Bury Road, Hepworth

Guide price £450,000 (SSTC)

This substantial detached brick residence is believed to date back to the late 19th Century. It has been extended to provide an excellent family home offering spacious reception rooms and a charming, homey, kitchen / dining / family room. The accommodation is matched by superb outdoor facilities, fitting for countryside living, which include a modern triple wooden garage/workshop, ample off-road parking and extensive grounds. The property does offer opportunity for further improvement, reconfiguration or extension (subject to the necessary planning permissions and Building Regulations). The house is well-placed for access to neighbouring villages and towns and benefits from being offered Chain Free.

The accommodation, in brief, comprises brick porch, with attractive wooden front door and glazed panels to either side, leading to the entrance hall. A striking oak staircase, with an excellent space under, rises to the first floor. Exposed brickwork and slate flooring brings further character to the hall. The drawing room (13'3 x 11'10) is a charming room with a double glazed window to front aspect and a brick fireplace being the focal point of the room. The archway leads to the garden room (11' x 7'11) which floods the sitting room with an abundance of light. Double glazed windows to two sides overlook the rear garden making this a most agreeable area in which to relax in. There is a further sitting room (21'11 x 13'10) situated to the far side of the property. Again a light and bright room with two double glazed windows to the front aspect and a glazed door and double glazed window to the rear. The light oak flooring compliments the room, which makes for an excellent additional family space. The kitchen / dining / family area (21'11 x 13'9) is the heart of the house. It exudes warmth and homeliness and is a fine area in which to relax and entertain. The kitchen area is fitted with an excellent range of wooden base, wall and display cabinets with granite style work surfaces. Built-in oven and hob; space for dishwasher and American style fridge freezer. Door leading to rear garden. To complete the excellent ground floor accommodation is a spacious utility / boot room. An ideal and important room with glazed door to rear garden, work surface and plumbing for washing machine.
The landing gives access to all of the four roomy bedrooms (14'3 x 13'1, 13'9 x 8'9, 13'10 x 12 and 10'5 x 9'3). These are served by an exceptional spacious and inviting family bathroom.

The grounds are a fine attribute of the property. A sweeping gravelled driveway leads to the triple garage and parking area. A path leads to the front of the property, which is well screened from the road. The rambling rear garden features an attractive central pond, summer house, shed and green house. It is a most agreeable outdoor area to explore and to relax in; ideal for families and those retreating to the countryside alike.

Hepworth is a popular village providing convenient access to well-served local villages and amenities. It is situated approximately 13 miles to the north east of Bury St Edmunds and it's excellent range of everyday facilities that this historic market town has to offer. Diss can be found approximately 12 miles to the north east and provides further facilities and rail links.

Mains electricity and water. Treatment plant. Oil fired central heating

St Edmundsbury Borough Council - Council Tax Band D

From Bury St Edmunds proceed north east on the A143 towards Diss. Once through the village of Stanton keep on the A143 entering Hepworth. The property can be found on your right hand-side, almost opposite the turning onto The Street, and the property is accessed via a driveway just past the property.

Agents Note
The property enjoys a generous plot of 1.3 acres, subject to survey. There will be a reasonable and fair covenant on the land regarding any future development.

Please contact us on 01284 700 018 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

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  • Charming detached period home
  • Providing versatile accommodation
  • Sitting room leading to garden room
  • Large family room
  • Spacious kitchen dining room
  • Utility / boot room
  • Four generous bedrooms & family bathroom
  • UPVC double glazing
  • Triple garaging and excellent off-road parking
  • Attractive grounds of 1.3 acres (STS)

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