Old Norwich Road, Ipswich, IP1 6LJ (SOLD)

£375,000 Offers Over
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Parking: Driveway, Single Garage
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Summary

Situated in this popular location at the very edge of town, this property is surrounded by countryside, while also being close to local amenities. These include a comprehensive range of shops, eateries, reputable schooling, sports facilities and country walks. Local transport links are within close proximity giving access to the capital, making it perfect for the commuter. The house faces east/west, so it enjoys the morning sun on the front while, in the afternoon, the back garden and rear of the house are flooded with sunshine.
The property briefly comprises of
Ground Floor: Entrance Hallway, Lounge, Dining Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Downstairs W/C and Integral Double Garage
First Floor: Four Bedrooms and House Shower Room

Access through a secure solid Oak door in-keeping with the features of the property leads to the

ENTRANCE HALL 11' 4" x 9' 4" (3.47m x 2.86m) The property has a very welcoming and spacious hallway. Benefiting from a S/G window offering good levels of natural light, original exposed floor-boards which could be polished and restored and a spacious under-stair cupboard, perfect for coats and shoes. A staircase with original spindles rises to the first floor. Wooden paneling and original internal doors lead to the downstairs W/C, Breakfast Kitchen, Dining Room and

LOUNGE 19' 8" x 13' 9" (6.01m x 4.20m)
This lovely home benefits from a magnificent principal reception room, which has plenty of space for a number of pieces of furniture, the perfect place to sit back and relax. The Lounge has a large D/G window to the rear aspect and double external doors leading to the rear garden, offering excellent levels of natural light. There is a Baxi fire with surround giving the room focal point and cosy feel. The Lounge also has stylish coving to the ceiling, TV point and other original features.

Running off the Lounge is a useful space, previously used as a bar area. This area offers a number of opportunities, one of which would be to knock through from the downstairs W/C creating enough space for Shower cubicle or Wet Room.

DINING ROOM 14' 0" x 11' 8" (4.28m x 3.57m) Another spacious reception room which is incredibly versatile. The room could be used as a formal Dining Room as there is plenty of space for a Dining Table and chairs, perfect for entertaining family and friends. However, it could also be used as a second Lounge/TV room. The Dining Room benefits from an original fire with surround and original window with secondary D/G window to the front aspect. A wall separates the Dining Room and Kitchen, which could easily be removed to create a stunning open plan Kitchen/Diner.

KITCHEN 12' 11" x 11' 8" (3.96m x 3.57m) The property offers a generous sized Breakfast Kitchen which could be made into a great family hub. Currently benefiting from an array of fitted wall and base units adding plenty of storage with complimentary work-surfaces. There is enough space to create the modern style living space including a central island. A D/G window to the rear continues the property's excellent level of natural light and doorway leads to the rear garden. The Kitchen also has a gas cooker point.

DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM A handy addition to any family home which benefits from a W/C and S/G window.

LANDING A rare and spacious landing, something you don't see with newly built properties. Internal doors lead to all four Bedrooms, family Bathroom and useful storage cupboard, where you will find the property's hot water tank. There is also a S/G window to the front aspect.

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM 14' 0" x 11' 8" (4.28m x 3.57m) An impressive master Principal Bedroom with plenty of space for a double bed and free-standing furniture. There is an original fireplace adding to the character of the property and a large S/G window.

BEDROOM TWO 12' 11" x 11' 8" (3.96m x 3.57m) Another generous sized double Bedroom with plenty of space for a double bed and furniture. The Bedroom is complimented by a S/G window with panoramic views over the countryside.

BEDROOM THREE 13' 9" x 9' 3" (4.2m x 2.84m) A good sized third Bedroom with space for a bed and free-standing furniture. The Bedroom benefits from a D/G window to the rear offering amazing views over the neighbouring fields. The Bedroom also offers the opportunity to create an en-suite Shower Room.

BEDROOM FOUR 9' 8" x 10' 4" (2.96m x 3.15m) An impressive sized fourth Bedroom which is the perfect space for a bed and furniture or even an office giving you the opportunity to work from home. The room has a S/G window.

HOUSE SHOWER ROOM The room currently comprises of a separate shower cubicle with wall mounted shower, low flush WC, and wash hand basin. However, there is space to convert the room to a Bathroom. Decorated with tiles to the walls and frosted S/G window.

EXTERIOR This stunning home is situated on a generous sized plot in this popular location. To the front of the property is a private driveway which provides off road parking for three vehicles and access to the integral double garage. The garage is prime for development and extension above, subject to the necessary consent. To the front of the property is also a good-sized garden which is laid to lawn and surrounded by mature trees and shrubs. There is access to the rear of the property via a gated path at the side of the house. Here you will find the rear garden which is approximately 20 metres long. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees, including two productive apple trees, making this a delightfully private space to relax. There is a paved patio next to the house, which is a suntrap and ideal for al fresco dining. The size of the garden could also be the golden goose as there is the potential to extend to the back of the property, subject to the necessary approvals