Twites Corner, Great Saxham

Guide price £665,000 (SSTC)

This glorious detached 18th century cottage is listed grade II as being of particular historical interest and provides newly improved accommodation displaying a wealth of original features including exposed timbers, period fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, ledge and brace internal doors and casement windows. This fine home stands within approximately half an acre whilst enjoying a fabulous setting in arguably one of the areas most sought after villages.Formally a number of estate workers cottages and later altered to form one large dwelling, the charming accommodation (of some 3000 sq ft) currently in brief comprises: entrance door opening to an entrance hall with door to a sitting room, a comfortable reception retaining many exposed timbers, studwork, a fine red brick fireplace with wood burning stove, windows to front and rear. Door to a boot room with sink and door to rear and door to side hall and entrance porch. Door to study, a fabulous space with high vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers, original casement windows to side, exposed fireplace and chimney breast, ladder stairs to first floor. Utility room with WC and sink. Adjacent boiler room with oil fired boiler and newly installed pressurised hot water cylinder. The snug is a charming reception with red brick fireplace, stairs off to first floor and door to a further reception / bedroom 4. Rear hall, with high vaulted ceiling, study area, stairs off to first floor and door to a newly installed and remodelled shower room. A particular feature is the newly created kitchen dining room (22ft X 15ft), a wonderful light and airy room fitted with a modern range of units complemented by central island with hob, built in appliances, polished wooden flooring, modern fireplace, stylish bi-fold doors to gardens. Three staircases lead to the first floor accommodation comprising, landing, five bedrooms (the largest measuring 22ftx10ft) and bathroom completes the accommodation.

The gardens are a delightful feature, extending to the front, side and rear, providing the occupants with a most pleasant degree of privacy and seclusion. There are numerous mature trees, shrubs and a small fruit orchard. A terrace provides a lovely seating area for those outdoor alfresco moments. A driveway provides vehicle parking and access to a double garage with storage space above. In all about half an acre (s.t.s).

The property is situated along a quiet lane within this much sought after village. The village is best known for the magnificent "Saxham Hall" and the wonderful walks and bridle ways, and is located only a few miles to the west of Bury St Edmunds and its excellent range of everyday facilities on offer.

When entering Great Saxham from the direction of Bury St Edmunds, take the first turning on the left, where the cottage will be found further on the right.

Mains electricity, water and drainage. St Edmundsbury Borough Council - tax band G.

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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  • Entrance porch, entrance hall
  • Boot room
  • Newly created kitchen dining room
  • Sitting room
  • Snug
  • Vaulted study
  • Utility, cloakroom
  • Five bedrooms, bathroom and shower room
  • Driveway and garaging
  • Lovely private gardens

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