17TH CENTURY CHARM IN WOOLPIT
MONKS CLOSE, MASON’S LANE, WOOLPIT, BURY ST EDMUNDS, IP30 9QW
A substantial Grade II listed timber framed house set in beautiful gardens, with an original detached barn. The accommodation comprises entrance hall, drawing room, sitting room, study, kitchen/breakfast room, dining room, utility room, scullery, five bedrooms and three bathrooms. The house dates from the 17th century and has a full width 19th century two-storey extension. The sitting room, drawing room and dining room are all double aspect, while the study has a bay window. The kitchen/breakfast room has an oil-fired Rayburn. On the first floor the principal bedroom has an en suite and bay window overlooking the gardens. There is also a guest bedroom suite and three further bedrooms served by the family bathrooms.
The property is set back in grounds of around three-quarters of an acre, which are beautifully maintained and private. There is a traditional timber-framed barn at the far south-easterly corner of the plot.
Woolpit is a thriving village just off the A14 with fast access to Ipswich, Cambridge, The Midlands and London (via the Mll). It has a variety of shops, primary school, health centre, church, pubs and a regular bus service to nearby towns (Bury St Edmunds 10 miles, Stowmarket six miles) Guide price: £775,000 Viewing: Bedfords 01284 769999 email@example.com