The Street, Lawshall

OIRO £395,000

Understood to have origins dating back to earlier than the 16th century and listed grade II as being of specific architectural and historical interest, this fabulous period home forms the major proportion of an historic medieval hall house. The semi-detached cottage has been newly restored to a particularly high standard with works carried out including rewiring, re plumbing, new gas fired central heating system, new windows, flooring, kitchens and bathrooms etc and retains a wealth of original features including exposed timbers, fine Inglenook fireplace and mullion windows. Offered with no onward chain, the beautifully arranged accommodation currently in brief comprises; Entrance door opens to entrance hall with door to a ground floor shower room. The kitchen has been re-fitted with an extensive range of units beneath Oak preparation surfaces and complemented by built in appliances. Door to Garden Room, a light and airy reception, newly built of timber and glazed construction enjoys stunning views of the gardens and open countryside beyond. The dining room has exposed timbers, dual aspect windows, fireplace recess and door to sitting room, a splendid reception full of personality retaining a wealth of original features including a huge Inglenook fireplace, many exposed timbers, stairs to first floor, windows to front and rear door to a small study area with window to front. On the first floor is a landing with many exposed timbers, door to a huge master bedroom with exposed beams, and a newly exposed mullion window to rear. There are two further bedrooms and a newly installed family bathroom which completes the accommodation.

To the front of the cottage is a lawned garden with shrubs, flowering plants and a gravel driveway providing off road vehicle parking and turning space. To the side of the cottage is a new useful utility store area measuring approximately 16ft x 8ft. The generous rear garden is mostly laid to lawn and affords fabulous views across undulating countryside. In all about 0.15 of an acre (subject to survey)

The cottage is situated within the heart of the village opposite the historic village school and church whilst affording stunning countryside views to the rear. Lawshall is a very desirable village, situated within approximately seven miles to the south of Bury St Edmunds and only a few miles from the historic village of Long Melford with its excellent range of antique shops, restaurants and village inns. Lawshall provides a good range of local facilities including a well regarded primary school, church, public house and village shop. There is convenient access to the A134 linking to Sudbury, Bury St Edmunds and the A14 dual carriageway linking to Newmarket, Cambridge and London via the M11 motorway.

When travelling from the direction of Bury St Edmunds on the A134 towards Sudbury, follow the road for about 5 miles and take the turning on the right signposted Lawshall. Follow the road into the village where the entrance to Shepherds Cottage will be found on the left hand side opposite the village school and church on the right.

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Gas LPG heating. Council Tax band D.

Please contact us on 01284 700 018 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.

  • Entrance hall
  • Sitting room with Inglenook
  • Dining room
  • Study
  • Kitchen
  • Garden room
  • Three bedrooms
  • Bathroom, shower room
  • Adjoining utility/store, Generous south facing grounds
  • Amazing Countryside views

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