Sudbury, Suffolk (For Sale) Guide Price £850,000

Detached House        8 bedroom(s)         5 bathroom(s)        3 reception room(s)

This substantial detached house was originally built in 1878 by a Jobe Grover Esq. and since that time the property has had a number of colourful and interesting owners. In more recent years, the property has been sympathetically enlarged to provide over 5100 square feet of accommodation on 3 floors.

Contact David Burr Long Melford on 01787 883144 or email melford@davidburr.co.uk


Features:

  • Substantial detached house
  • Recently been sympathetically enlarged
  • Displays a wealth of character
  • 8 bedrooms
  • 3 en-suite shower rooms
  • Garage
  • Ample parking
  • Large gardens
  • Ideally placed for a commuter rail link
  • Convenient for amenities

This substantial detached house was originally built in 1878 by a Jobe Grover Esq. and since that time the property has had a number of colourful and interesting owners. In more recent years, the property has been sympathetically enlarged to provide over 5100 square feet of accommodation on 3 floors.

Original Victorian door opening to:

ENTRANCE HALL: 8.84m (29' 0") An inviting area with an 11'3'' ceiling height, cornicing, deep skirting, staircase to first floor, openings to inner halls and fluted columned door frames with pine doors opening to:

RECEPTION HALL: 4.95m x 4.78m (16' 3" x 15' 8") With two sash windows providing views over the grounds.

DRAWING ROOM: 6.15m x 5.79m (20' 2" x 19' 0") With a large triple sash bay window, two further sash windows, an 11'3'' ceiling height, cornicing, picture rail, deep skirting and an original Victorian fireplace with tiled hearth and moulded wood surround.

DINING ROOM: 6.91m x 4.83m (22' 8" x 15' 10") An elegant room with a large triple sash window providing views over the grounds, a further sash window and Victorian door opening out onto the terrace with the garden beyond. 11'3 ceiling height, attractive cornicing, picture rail, deep skirting and Victorian fireplace with tiled hearth and moulded wood surround.

SITTING ROOM: 4.57m x 4.29m (15' 0" x 14' 1") With two large sash windows, 11'3 ceiling height, picture rail, cornicing, deep skirting. Walk in safe and open fireplace with tiled slips and moulded wood surround.

Inner hall: Staircase off, useful storage cupboard, door to garden and door to garage.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST/LIVING ROOM: 10.39m x 10.36m 1" 10.39m x 10.36m maximum (34' 1" x 34' 0" maximum) Divided into three distinct spaces with an emphasis on natural light using 21 sash windows which in turn provide views over the grounds. A set of double doors open onto the terrace and garden beyond. There is a high quality kitchen fitted with an extensive range of attractive units, glass display cabinets, fluted columns, wine racking and finished with thick solid wood worktops incorporating a butler sink with a matching island unit. There is space for an American style fridge/freezer and range cooker. Integrated dishwasher and combination microwave oven.

UTILITY: 2.74m x 2.24m (9' 0" x 7' 4") A useful room with a large sash window, storage cupboard, butler sink, worktop, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer.

BOOT/STORE ROOM: 4.62m x 1.83m (15' 2" x 6' 0") High ceiling, sash window and shelved storage cupboard.

CLOAKROOM 1: Fitted WC and wash hand basin.

CLOAKROOM 2: Attractive wall tiling, WC and wash hand basin.

CELLAR: 5.38m x 4.27m (17'8" x 14' 0") A great space currently utilised as a gym and offering potential as a study, playroom etc.

First floor

LANDING: An elegant area with an inner landing, walk in linen/storage cupboards and doors to:

BEDROOM: 6.65m x 4.65m (max L shape) (21' 10" x 15' 3" max L shape) With two sash windows providing views over the grounds. Walk in dressing room with fitted hanging rail and door to:

EN-SUITE: With a large double shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

BEDROOM: 4.93m x 3.68m (16'2" x 12' 1") With views over the grounds through a sash window. Built in double wardrobe, cast iron fireplace and door to:

EN-SUITE: Fully tiled shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

BEDROOM: 5.72m x 4.83m (18' 9" x 15' 10") A lovely light room with views over the grounds through four sash windows, cornicing, deep skirting and door to:

EN-SUITE: Large double shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

BEDROOM: 5.72m x 5m (18' 9" x 16' 5") With four sash windows providing a good degree of natural light and views over the grounds. High ceiling, cornicing, deep skirting, built in wardrobe and cast iron Victorian fireplace with tiled slips and moulded wood surround.

BEDROOM: 4.93m x 3.4m (16' 2" x 11' 2") With a sash window providing views over the garden, high ceiling, wardrobe and Victorian fireplace with marble surround.

BEDROOM: 4.57m x 4.27m (15' 0" x 14' 0") With two sash windows, high ceiling and cornicing.

GAMES ROOM: 10.31m x 4.62m (33' 10" x 15' 2") An exceptional space with extensive halogen down lighters, cornicing and also accessed from its own staircase at ground floor.

FAMILY BATHROOM: With a roll top ball and claw foot bath with period style fittings and shower attachment. Large double shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin. Heated towel rail.

Second floor

LANDING: With a useful storage cupboard.

BEDROOM: 5.79m x 3.35m (19' 0" x 11' 0") plus 3.23m x 3.1m (10' 7" x 10' 2") With exposed beams and split into two distinct areas by a large arch.

BEDROOM: 2.79m x 2.36m (9'2" x 7' 9") With exposed beams and potentially making an ideal dressing room to the other bedroom on this floor.

SHOWER ROOM: Fully tiled shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

Outside An elegant brick pillared entrance area complete with wrought iron gates and electric intercom system opens to a sweeping gravel drive providing extensive parking and in turn leading to:

GARAGE: With electric up and over door, built in shelving and personal door to the house.

The charming garden includes terracing, lawn and a splendid water feature.

AGENTS NOTE There is a comprehensive security camera system.

Potential purchasers should be aware that some of the grounds that are currently part of Chilton Grove will be retained for the development of 5 executive homes. The plans can be viewed by visiting www.babergh.gov.uk/planning and searching planning application B/16/01406.


Contact David Burr Long Melford

Property viewing, strictly by prior appointment only

Phone us on 01787 883144 or email melford@davidburr.co.uk


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Features:

  • Substantial detached house
  • Recently been sympathetically enlarged
  • Displays a wealth of character
  • 8 bedrooms
  • 3 en-suite shower rooms
  • Garage
  • Ample parking
  • Large gardens
  • Ideally placed for a commuter rail link
  • Convenient for amenities

This substantial detached house was originally built in 1878 by a Jobe Grover Esq. and since that time the property has had a number of colourful and interesting owners. In more recent years, the property has been sympathetically enlarged to provide over 5100 square feet of accommodation on 3 floors.

Original Victorian door opening to:

ENTRANCE HALL: 8.84m (29' 0") An inviting area with an 11'3'' ceiling height, cornicing, deep skirting, staircase to first floor, openings to inner halls and fluted columned door frames with pine doors opening to:

RECEPTION HALL: 4.95m x 4.78m (16' 3" x 15' 8") With two sash windows providing views over the grounds.

DRAWING ROOM: 6.15m x 5.79m (20' 2" x 19' 0") With a large triple sash bay window, two further sash windows, an 11'3'' ceiling height, cornicing, picture rail, deep skirting and an original Victorian fireplace with tiled hearth and moulded wood surround.

DINING ROOM: 6.91m x 4.83m (22' 8" x 15' 10") An elegant room with a large triple sash window providing views over the grounds, a further sash window and Victorian door opening out onto the terrace with the garden beyond. 11'3 ceiling height, attractive cornicing, picture rail, deep skirting and Victorian fireplace with tiled hearth and moulded wood surround.

SITTING ROOM: 4.57m x 4.29m (15' 0" x 14' 1") With two large sash windows, 11'3 ceiling height, picture rail, cornicing, deep skirting. Walk in safe and open fireplace with tiled slips and moulded wood surround.

Inner hall: Staircase off, useful storage cupboard, door to garden and door to garage.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST/LIVING ROOM: 10.39m x 10.36m 1" 10.39m x 10.36m maximum (34' 1" x 34' 0" maximum) Divided into three distinct spaces with an emphasis on natural light using 21 sash windows which in turn provide views over the grounds. A set of double doors open onto the terrace and garden beyond. There is a high quality kitchen fitted with an extensive range of attractive units, glass display cabinets, fluted columns, wine racking and finished with thick solid wood worktops incorporating a butler sink with a matching island unit. There is space for an American style fridge/freezer and range cooker. Integrated dishwasher and combination microwave oven.

UTILITY: 2.74m x 2.24m (9' 0" x 7' 4") A useful room with a large sash window, storage cupboard, butler sink, worktop, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer.

BOOT/STORE ROOM: 4.62m x 1.83m (15' 2" x 6' 0") High ceiling, sash window and shelved storage cupboard.

CLOAKROOM 1: Fitted WC and wash hand basin.

CLOAKROOM 2: Attractive wall tiling, WC and wash hand basin.

CELLAR: 5.38m x 4.27m (17'8" x 14' 0") A great space currently utilised as a gym and offering potential as a study, playroom etc.

First floor

LANDING: An elegant area with an inner landing, walk in linen/storage cupboards and doors to:

BEDROOM: 6.65m x 4.65m (max L shape) (21' 10" x 15' 3" max L shape) With two sash windows providing views over the grounds. Walk in dressing room with fitted hanging rail and door to:

EN-SUITE: With a large double shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

BEDROOM: 4.93m x 3.68m (16'2" x 12' 1") With views over the grounds through a sash window. Built in double wardrobe, cast iron fireplace and door to:

EN-SUITE: Fully tiled shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

BEDROOM: 5.72m x 4.83m (18' 9" x 15' 10") A lovely light room with views over the grounds through four sash windows, cornicing, deep skirting and door to:

EN-SUITE: Large double shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

BEDROOM: 5.72m x 5m (18' 9" x 16' 5") With four sash windows providing a good degree of natural light and views over the grounds. High ceiling, cornicing, deep skirting, built in wardrobe and cast iron Victorian fireplace with tiled slips and moulded wood surround.

BEDROOM: 4.93m x 3.4m (16' 2" x 11' 2") With a sash window providing views over the garden, high ceiling, wardrobe and Victorian fireplace with marble surround.

BEDROOM: 4.57m x 4.27m (15' 0" x 14' 0") With two sash windows, high ceiling and cornicing.

GAMES ROOM: 10.31m x 4.62m (33' 10" x 15' 2") An exceptional space with extensive halogen down lighters, cornicing and also accessed from its own staircase at ground floor.

FAMILY BATHROOM: With a roll top ball and claw foot bath with period style fittings and shower attachment. Large double shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin. Heated towel rail.

Second floor

LANDING: With a useful storage cupboard.

BEDROOM: 5.79m x 3.35m (19' 0" x 11' 0") plus 3.23m x 3.1m (10' 7" x 10' 2") With exposed beams and split into two distinct areas by a large arch.

BEDROOM: 2.79m x 2.36m (9'2" x 7' 9") With exposed beams and potentially making an ideal dressing room to the other bedroom on this floor.

SHOWER ROOM: Fully tiled shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

Outside An elegant brick pillared entrance area complete with wrought iron gates and electric intercom system opens to a sweeping gravel drive providing extensive parking and in turn leading to:

GARAGE: With electric up and over door, built in shelving and personal door to the house.

The charming garden includes terracing, lawn and a splendid water feature.

AGENTS NOTE There is a comprehensive security camera system.

Potential purchasers should be aware that some of the grounds that are currently part of Chilton Grove will be retained for the development of 5 executive homes. The plans can be viewed by visiting www.babergh.gov.uk/planning and searching planning application B/16/01406.

Floorplan

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Property viewing, strictly by prior appointment only

Contact David Burr Long Melford

Property viewing, strictly by prior appointment only

Phone us on 01787 883144 or email melford@davidburr.co.uk


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