Old Severalls Road, Methwold Hythe

For Sale Offers In Excess Of, £500,000

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Believed to date back to the 1700's, Corner House was once known as 'The Old Sun', one of a number of well patronized public houses in the village and originally known as 'The Best Beer Under The Sun' until it was run as a sweet shop and general stores in the 1950's. The property has been a residential property in more recent times and has been improved and modernized over the years. In more recent years the house has been further improved and tastefully updated and modernised to offer comfortable and well presented accommodation throughout.

In addition to the large lounge with open fireplace and wood burning stove, there is a sitting room or snug (or Dining Room), also with an open fireplace,which lies directly off the spacious farmhouse kitchen/diner. There is also a utility room with WC off. The cellar has been converted to provide a very useful decorated basement office with a staircase leading off the lounge..

To the first floor there are four double bedrooms, the master benefitting from an en suite shower room. There is also a well appointed family bathroom. Other features include a full oil fired central heating system and Upvc double glazing throughout.

To the side of the property a former outbuilding/barn has been converted into a lovely one bedroom annexe cottage.This was tastefully converted to create a unique and charming self contained property, again with quality fixtures and fittings including a lovely well fitted contempory kitchen and shower room; electric underfloor heating and Upvc double glazing.

The property benefits from twin vehicular access off both Severalls Road and Old Severalls Road with excellent parking, a large garage/workshop, a purpose built outside bar and well stocked mature gardens.

The sale of this property offers a rare opportunity to those purchasers seeking a home of character within semi rural West Norfolk. This is further complimented by the extensive and versatile accommodation, the cottage annexe being a particular feature and ideal as an annexe or guest cottage. Early viewings are highly recommended.

The small village of Methwold Hythe lies approximately 1 mile North-West of the larger village of Methwold. Lying on the edge of the Thetford Forest, Methwold is a village of traditionally built chalk and flint cottages and houses; a church; secondary and primary schooling; a public house and club; sports facilities; shops and other amenities. The Suffolk market town of Brandon is approximately 7 miles away with Thetford lying approximately 14 miles to the East and Downham Market and King's Lynn lying 11 and 19 miles to the North.

FARMHOUSE KITCHEN 20' 11" x 13' 4" (6.40m x 4.08m) With composite entrance door; extremely well fitted with range of Shaker style matching wall and floor cupboard units with Silestone reconstituted stone work surfaces over incorporating single drainer one and a half bowl ceramic sink unit with mixer tap; slot-in electric range style electric cooker with extractor canopy over; space for fridge/freezer; cupboard housing oil fired boiler (serving central heating and domestic hot water); recessed halogen lighting; ceramic splash tiling and ceramic tiled floor; Upvc sealed unit double glazed French doors to outside; Upvc sealed unit window with Roman blind; ceramic tiled floor.

UTILITY ROOM 4' 11" x 8' 1" (1.50m x 2.47m) Cupboard housing plumbing for automatic washing machine and vent for dryer; wall cupboard units; radiator; Upvc sealed unit double glazed window; fitted wash hand basin; ceramic tiled floor.

SEPARATE WC Off utility room. With ceramic splash tiling and ceramic tiled floor; Upvc sealed unit double glazed window; double storage cupboard with sliding doors. Also incorporating insulated hot water cylinder; ceramic tiled floor.

SITTING ROOM/SNUG 19' 3" x 13' 4" (5.87m x 4.08m) Hardwood engineered floor; 'Dogwarts' under stairs integrated kennel; open fireplace with painted timber surround, marble inset and tiled hearth; panelling to one wall; Upvc sealed unit double glazed windows. Staircase to first floor. Leading to:

LOUNGE 23' 7" x 13' 3" (7.20m x 4.04m) Large open brick fireplace with pament hearth and inset wood-burning stove; two radiators;panelling to one wall; Upvc sealed unit double glazed windows and Upvc sealed unit double glazed door to outside; timber floor and curtains; staircase leading down to:-

BASEMENT ROOM/OFFICE 12' 11" x 11' 5" (3.94m x 3.49m) This decorated room has been converted to create additional accommodation and it is currently used as an office. Also with cushion flooring.

STAIRCASE LEADING FROM SITTING ROOM TO:-

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Upvc sealed unit double glazed window; stripped pine floor with fitted carpet to:

SIDE LANDING Radiator; Upvc sealed unit double glazed windows; storage cupboard with sliding doors; access to loft space.

MASTER BEDROOM ONE 12' 1" x 13' 4" (3.70m x 4.08m) Radiator; Upvc sealed unit double glazed windows with curtains; two built-in double wardrobe cupboards; fitted carpet and curtains.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM Tiled shower cubicle with plumbed in shower and glass pivot door; vanity wash basin and W.C.; ceramic tiled floor.

FAMILY BATHROOM 10' 2" x 8' 6" (3.10m x 2.61m) Fitted with Jacuzzi shower/bath incorporating over head shower/mixer tap with glass shower screen; vanity wash basin and W.C; ceramic tiling to walls and floor; radiator/towel rail; Upvc sealed unit double glazed window with Roman blind. Ceramic tiled floor.

BEDROOM TWO 13' 0" x 9' 11" (3.97m x 3.04m) Upvc sealed unit double glazed window; radiator; roller blind; stripped pine floor.

BEDROOM THREE 15' 10" x 9' 11" (4.85m x 3.04m) Radiator; Upvc sealed unit double glazed window; stripped pine floor; cast iron fireplace; storage cupboard.

BEDROOM FOUR 12' 4" x 9' 11" (3.77m x 3.04m) Radiator; Upvc sealed unit double glazed window with curtains; cast iron fireplace; stripped pine floor.

THE ANNEXE, NUMBER 4 HARRISSON'S BARN

KITCHEN 8' 11" x 9' 11" (2.73m x 3.04m) Well-fitted with contemporary range of matching wall and floor cupboard units with solid oak work surfaces over; incorporating single drainer one and a half bowl ceramic sink unit with mixer tap; plumbing for automatic washing machine; built-in electric oven and ceramic hob with extractor canopy over; ceramic splash tiling and space for fridge/freezer; vaulted ceiling; Upvc sealed unit double glazed window and door to outside; roller blinds; Velux window; cupboard housing electric boiler and controls for underfloor heating (wet system); ceramic tiled floor.

SHOWER ROOM 3' 5" x 8' 7" (1.06m x 2.63m) With W.C and vanity wash basin; tiled shower cubicle with sliding glass screens incorporating electric shower; heated towel rail; ceramic tiled floor; Velux window.

SITTING ROOM 13' 6" x 8' 1" (4.12m x 2.47m) Oak engineered floor; Upvc sealed unit double glazed French doors to outside; recessed halogen lighting; staircase with carpet leading to:

FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED BEDROOM 9' 11" x 9' 3" (3.03m x 2.83m) Velux window; access to loft space; recessed halogen lighting; fitted carpet.

OUTSIDE The property benefits from twin vehicular access off both Severalls Road and Old Severalls Road. The partially walled gardens are lawned with a brick paved patio area, a pergola and trellis's with climbing shrubs. Attached to the Annexe Cottage is an attached brick fuel store. There is also a timber made outside bar

Within the garden there is plenty of room to park cars and other vehicles with ease of access to the:-

GARAGE/WORKSHOP 30' 6" x 14' 4" (9.30m x 4.38m) Of brick, chalk lump and pantiled construction; with electric automated entrance door; light and power.
The front garden is retained by a brick and chalk lump wall and is lawned with flower beds. There is also a mature whisteria.

SERVICES Mains water and electricity is connected. Septic tank drainage.
Oil fired central heating system.
  • Charming Period Residence
  • Plus One Bedroom Cottage Annexe
  • Lounge With Woodburning Stove
  • Sitting Room/Snug
  • Farmhouse Kitchen/Diner
  • Utility & Cloakroom
  • Basement Office
  • Four Bedrooms, En Suite & Family Bathroom
  • Established Gardens
  • Garage/Workshop
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