Little Chadacre, Shimpling

£575,000 (SSTC)

This fine property sits within an enviable position on the edge of this popular village. The far reaching views are a striking attribute of the property, along with the generous and attractive grounds. This detached bungalow is of timber framed construction, with brick elevations, under a tiled roof, mostly UPVC double glazing and has been well-maintained by the current vendor who has enjoyed the property as her home for many years. The bungalow might be further enhanced from some updating or remodelling to wholly reach its full potential that its position offers. A viewing is highly recommended and is strictly by appointment only.

The accommodation, in brief, comprises enclosed entrance porch leading to the spacious inner hall. Glazed doors lead to the main reception room which comprises of a dining area (11’9” x 11’1”) and sitting room (24’3” x 23’7”). The sitting room is a light and bright room and along with the garden room (23’7” x 6’2”), which leads off from the sitting room, enjoys fine views across the attractive garden and countryside beyond. The kitchen breakfast room (23’7” x 18’9” max) is fitted with a range of base and wall units, breakfast bar and space for appliances. The room incorporates a large utility area; an ideal space for countryside living. A door leads to the side covered porch, with doors off to the front and rear gardens and also to the garage.

There are three bedrooms at the property, one accessed from the sitting room (11’2” x 9’9”), which is very versatile in its use and benefits from glazed patio doors lead to the rear garden. The master bedroom (15’6” x 15’1”) is an excellent size and benefits from fitted wardrobes and a large en-suite with bath, shower cubicle, low level wc, bidet and vanity wash hand basin. The guest bedroom (13’7” x 12’8”) again benefits from fitted wardrobes and is served by the family bathroom; again benefitting from both a bath and separate shower unit. To complete this excellent accommodation is a cloakroom, access from the entrance hall, and fitted with a low level wc and wash hand basin.

The grounds are a fine attribute of the property, with the gardens being particularly appealing. A driveway, which provides ample parking, leads to the double garage. The garage benefits from electric door, power and lighting connected and a office/workshop to the rear. The garden wraps around the property with an area designated to a generous vegetable plot, green house, lean too potting shed and a further garage/store room. The gardens themselves are mainly laid to lawn and beautifully interspersed with mature trees, hedging and flower beds. A paved terrace adjoins the side of the property, an ideal area in which to relax and dine while enjoying the views and watching the sun set.

Shimpling is a pretty and popular Suffolk village set between the market town of Sudbury and the cathedral town of Bury St Edmunds; it is surrounded by lovely countryside offering an array of attractive walks. The village offers a public house, church and an attractive mixture of houses and cottages of all periods and sizes. There are a good range of local amenities approximately 3 miles away at Long Melford, and Lawshall offers a very well regarded primary school. More extensive facilities can be found in the medieval market town of Bury St Edmunds and the market town of Sudbury. Cambridge, Newmarket and Ipswich are all within easy reach and there is good access for Stanstead Airport and to the M11 via the A14. Mainline services to London are available at Cambridge, Ipswich and Stowmarket, with branch lines at Sudbury and Bury St Edmunds.

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating. Electric Solar panels.

Babergh District Council - Council Tax Band G

From the A134 (Sudbury to Bury St Edmunds road) turn off, sign posted to Shimpling. Pass through the village and at the T Junction turn left. The bungalow is the last property on your left, 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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  • Spacious, versatile accommodation
  • Beautiful setting
  • Generous sitting room
  • Dining room and garden room
  • Kitchen breakfast room with utility area off
  • Master bedroom with en-suite
  • Two further bedrooms
  • Large family bathroom
  • Double garage, work shop and ample parking
  • Stunning grounds in excess of 1 1/2 acres (subject to survey)

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