- Detached Pretty Cottage
- Various Outbuildings
- Former Village Shop
- Large Garage 35ft x 16ft
- Flexible Accommodation
- Five Receptions
- Four Bedrooms & Two Bathrooms
- Well Fitted Kitchen / Breakfast Room
- Large Rooms
PROPERTY SUMMARY A pretty Grade II listed late 17th Century cottage. The property itself, which used to house the former village shop, has four bedrooms and two bathrooms on the first floor together with four reception rooms and further garden room reception together with excellent kitchen / breakfast room. There is an in / out driveway which leads to an excellent range of outbuildings which are in a little disrepair together with a large garage / workshop (former blacksmiths and antique restoration workshop).
The property stands in 0.6 of an acre and is offered with easy access to the main town of Diss. Accommodation extends to approximately 2200 sq ft.
GREAT CHARACTER This lovely pretty home dates back to about 1690 and the owners have advised that they have all sorts of documents detailing its past, the most notable person to be mentioned is Lord Admiral Horatio Nelson who was a nephew of previous owners. He was executor to the Will at that time and at one point says he had to pass on his duties as he had to go about the kings business.
The accommodation has spacious rooms which feel light and airy and in particular there is a large sitting room with fabulous inglenook fireplace with cosy woodburner stove. From this room there are two doors leading to the breakfast room / snug with large kitchen / breakfast room off. The kitchen / breakfast room is of good proportion and is well designed, easy to use and practical. Included within the kitchen there is an integrated dishwasher, hob, cooker hood and sink unit. Also included in the sale is the large American side by side refridgerator. In addition there are a further two reception rooms to the front of the property including an ornate tiled fireplace and hearth with a very ornate slate surround and mantelpiece together with downstairs spacious and a large modern shower room with separate WC off.
On the first floor there are four bedrooms in total together with bathroom and en-suite cloakroom.
Outside there are to the left hand side of the property is an outbuilding which is divided into three rooms with one first floor room but these will need some improvement. To the rear of the property there is a large former garage with folding doors with 10ft height. The gardens are an absolute delight extending to approximately 0.6 acre (STS) laid to lawn with flowering borders. The front of the property has ample parking with an in / out drive.
Property Ref: 56634_100479007699
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