Woolpit Road, Norton

£435,000 (SSTC)

Dating back to the 18th century and extended in more recent years, this newly updated/refurbished detached cottage offers beautifully arranged accommodation with a light and airy feel, displaying many features throughout including exposed timbers, brickwork and ledge and brace internal doors, whilst complemented by modern features including double glazing, economical electric heating with individual controls and thermostats, newly fitted carpets, kitchen and redecoration, etc. The house further benefits from private walled garden with recently converted outbuilding currently being used as a home office and a large 750 sq ft barn/workshop providing great potential and useful space. The accommodation currently in brief comprises: entrance door opening to entrance porch with door to a spacious living room with window to front and door to sitting room with wood burning stove, window to front and open studwork to snug with bay window to side. A separate dining room has a window to side and door to a newly improved and particularly spacious kitchen, fitted with a modern range of units complemented by built-in appliances and window overlooking rear gardens. A separate utility has sink, doors to garden and to a ground floor bathroom with airing cupboard. An inner hall area has a boot room and staircase off to first floor. The first accommodation comprises four bedrooms and a stylish shower room.

To the front of the property there is an enclosed garden behind a picket fence. To the left of the property is a driveway with well stocked flower borders, giving access to the garage and workshop and hardstanding space. The neighbouring property has a right of way across the driveway to access their garage. The fully enclosed rear garden provides an excellent degree of privacy and has been remodelled to create an attractive outdoor area including lawned gardens, beds with sleepers, pond and a large Indian sandstone terrace which is ideal for entertaining. Within the garden is a recently converted outbuilding currently being used as a home office with power and lighting connected and loft storage area above.

Brick built barn/ garage workshop with sliding side door to Heath Road, power and light and twin large double doors to driveway. This building was originally used as a warehouse when the property was previously a village store and would lend itself to business/commercial use or annexe conversion subject to obtaining the necessary planning permissions.

The property is situated in the centre of the village. The popular village of Norton provides a good range of local facilities including a local pub, well-regarded primary school, garage with shop and post office and provides excellent access to Bury St Edmunds (approximately 8 miles away) and easy access to the A14 dual carriageway linking the east coast, Cambridge and London via the M11.

From Bury St Edmunds proceed east on the A14 towards Stowmarket. Take the exit signposted Woolpit, Elmswell and Norton. Take the second exit at the roundabout onto the A1088 towards Norton. Follow the road into the village, where the property will be found on the left hand side just before the turning to Heath Road and Tostock.

Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Electric heating. Council tax band E.

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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  • Living room
  • Sitting room with woodburner
  • Snug
  • Dining room
  • Fitted kitchen
  • Utility, boot room
  • Four bedrooms, bathroom, shower room
  • Walled garden
  • Brick built barn/garage workshop
  • Home office - converted outbuilding

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