Church Lane, Harkstead IP9
- Period property with countryside views
- 3 bedroom detached house
- Large reception room with wooden floors and Fren
- Kitchen/diner with aga and wooden floors
- New carpets and flooring to 1st floor
- Downstairs cloakroom
- Upstairs bathroom with bath and shower
- Enclosed garden and off road parking
- Workshop with light and power
- Sorry no pets
School House is situated in an idyllic rural location on the edge of the quiet village of Harkstead, close to the church of St Mary's. The property enjoys countryside views.
Harkstead village has a public house and access to the river Stour. Alton Water with it's range of water sports and other activities is only a short drive away. Local shops can be found in the neighboring villages of Chelmondiston and Holbrook.
The ground floor accommodation consists of a tiled lobby with door leading to the downstairs cloakroom/wc. A further door leads to the main reception room with Victorian fireplace, wooden floors, and French windows facing east through to the garden. A built in cupboard contains storage and a computer desk. The reception room leads to the kitchen/breakfast room with newly varnished wooden floors, oil-fired AGA and pine kitchen units. The kitchen contains an integrated dishwasher and washing machine and a new fridge-freezer. There is a fitted gas hob (propane). A door leads to a rear lobby with coat hooks, tiled floor and the back door to the garden.
Please note that there is an annex attached to the house with is not part of he let but this is used by the landlord for storage. Only occasional access is required.
The first floor is accessed from the Reception room via stripped wooden stairs and a large north-facing window. Bedroom 1 has built in wardrobes with drawer space under, a large east facing window within a large square dormer. The room enjoys with unspoilt Suffolk countryside views including the churchyard. Airing cupboard and immersion. The room has a blocked in fireplace with wooden mantle.
Bedroom 2 has a further built-in wardrobe with a vanity unit and sink plus a cast-iron Victorian fireplace and window facing West.
Bedroom 3 has a north facing window with views towards the Church. The bathroom has a bath with an electrically pumped shower unit over, Wc and basin and a Velux window with countryside views.
Outside the house has a garden that runs around 3 sides of the house and in most parts is enclosed and private. Outside tap and mains power. Steps lead down from the main rear garden to a workshop with light and power and a vegetable patch that could be seeded for another lawn area. A rear gate leads to hardstanding for at least 2 cars.
Council Tax Rating D
Oil central heating and AGA
Propane gas installed for the gas hob
Cess pit for sewerage
Approximate room measurements
Entrance Lobby 2.36m (7' 9") x 1.0m (3'3")
Downstairs Cloakroom/ Wc 2.3m (7' 6") x 1.08m (3'6")
Reception room 6.12m (20' 11") x 5.18m (17'0") with recess
Kitchen / Breakfast Room 5.36m (17'7") x 3.76m (12'4")
Rear Lobby 1.56m (5' 1") x 0.77m (2' 6")
Bedroom 1 5.40m (17'9") x 3.70m(12'2")
Bedroom 2 3.80m (12'6") x 2.50m (8'2")
Bedroom 3 2.70m (8'10") x 2.60m (8'6")
Bathroom 2.26m (7'5") x 1.73m (5'8")
Ipswich Station 7.3 miles
Manningtree Station 8.4 miles