Darsham, Saxmundham, Suffolk | Asking Price Of, £315,000


Most attractive 3 bed detached chalet house built in the 1970s but with an extensive programme of modernisation in 2016, in a small residential close at the heart of the village.Entrance porch, hall, sitting/dining room, kitchen/dining room, cloaks, bathroom, garage, attractive gardens.
A most attractive and recently refurbished three bedroom detached chalet house which is situated in a small residential close at the heart of the picturesque and well-served Suffolk village of Darsham. The house, which was built in the 1970s, was the subject of an extensive programme of modernisation in 2016. This work has included the installation of a new Shaker kitchen/dining room, bathroom and boiler, redecoration throughout and new floor coverings and upgrading of the electrical system. The accommodation, which is arranged on two floors has been designed to be versatile and spacious. There is a large sitting room which opens out to the garden via new French windows and affords views of the village church and open countryside. The kitchen/diner is a perfect size for entertaining and the third, ground floor, double bedroom can be used as a second reception room. The two first floor bedrooms, which are also double rooms, are served by a smart new bathroom. There is a useful ground floor cloakroom. The house is centrally heated by oil-fired radiators and is extensively double glazed. There is a good sized single garage and a driveway that provides off street parking. The garden is of a manageable size and offers good privacy and views over open Suffolk farmland. An early internal inspection is strongly recommended in order to appreciate the high standard of the accommodation offered within.

Darsham is situated on a branch line and is just off the A12, close to areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty forming part of the Heritage Coastline, just four miles from Dunwich beach and the Minsmere RSPB reserve, golf courses and opportunities for sailing and boating. Darsham has its own railway station with regular connecting trains to London, Norwich and Cambridge. The village has a farm shop with its own butchery and tea rooms. There is a garage with its own shop, an excellent garden centre and nursery with a tea room and The Fox - a very popular pub which serves good food and beer. There is an active village hall, which is about to be replaced with a new building. The beautiful All Saints Church which holds regular services and community gatherings. The seaside towns of Aldeburgh and Southwold lie within convenient reach by car. Nearby Saxmundham has Tesco and Waitrose supermarkets. There are wonderful live music venues at "The Cut" at Halesworth and Snape Maltings which is home to the internationally renown Aldeburgh Festival.

The accommodation comprises

ENTRANCE PORCH Well lit by part glazed door and side panels, quarry tiled floor. Part glazed door to the entrance hall.

ENTRANCE HALL Fitted carpet, staircase to the first floor, under stair recess, smoke detector, coat hooks.

SITTING ROOM/DINING ROOM 8.00m x 3.77m A double aspect room with uPVC double glazed bay window that affords a view towards the church and uPVC double glazed, newly installed, French windows that open to the garden and afford a view over open countryside. Fitted carpet, wall light points, three radiators, TV point. Serving hatch to the kitchen/dining room.

BEDROOM THREE 3.99m x 2.95m A front aspect uPVC double glazed window with a view towards the church. Fitted carpet, telephone socket. This room is presently used as a formal dining room. Television socket.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 5.78m x 3.76m A double aspect room with uPVC double glazed windows overlooking the garden and open Suffolk countryside. The kitchen has been newly fitted with roll edged work tops, a single drainer porcelain sink with mixer tap and tiled splash backs. Range of base level cupboards and drawers and matching wall mounted units. Tiled splash backs, space for an electric cooker, fitted stainless steel cooker hood, space for tall fridge/freezer, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, ceiling spot lights, broom cupboard, radiator, serving hatch to the sitting room/dining room. Door to the rear lobby.

REAR LOBBY Tiled floor, coat hooks, courtesy door to the garage. uPVC double glazed door to the driveway. Door to the cloakroom.

CLOAKROOM White suite with pedestal wash basin, WC., part tiled walls, tiled floor, single glazed window, new Worcester oil-fired combination boiler (installed 2016).

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Fitted carpet, smoke alarm, built in linen cupboard with slatted shelves. Doors off to the bedrooms and the bathroom.

BEDROOM ONE 5.17m x 3.78m Double aspect room, uPVC double glazed windows with views of the garden and open Suffolk countryside. Radiator, fitted carpet.

BEDROOM TWO 5.17m x 2.96m Rear aspect room with uPVC double glazed window with views over open Suffolk countryside. Access to the roof space, built in wardrobe with access to eaves space. Fitted carpet.

BATHROOM Smart new suite comprising a panel enclosed bath with a thermostatically controlled shower over the bath and shower screen, WC., vanity enclosed wash basin with storage under, radiator, electric shaver point. Tiled walls and floor, extractor fan, uPVC double glazed window.

OUTSIDE To the front of the house is a very pretty, well-planted garden. There is a side gate to the rear. The driveway affords off street parking in front of the garage.

The private rear garden is enclosed, abuts open farmland and is laid to lawn with established evergreen shrubs, ornamental trees and flower borders. Paved patio, outside tap and light, oil tank, timber garden shed.

GARAGE Single length with electrically operated up and over door, power connected. Plumbing for washing machine. Door to the garden.

LOCAL AUTHORITY Suffolk Coastal District Council, Council Offices, East Suffolk House, Station Road, Melton, Woodbridge, IP12 1RT Tel: 01394 383789

VIEWING Strictly by appointment through Jennie Jones Estate Agents: SAXMUNDHAM (01728) 605511.

email: saxmundham@jennie-jones.com

TENURE Freehold

SERVICES Mains water, electricity and drainage.

DIRECTIONS: From Saxmundham proceed north along the A12 to Yoxford. Proceed through Yoxford and continue over the level crossing at Darsham. Take the next turn on the right and proceed into the village, past the church on the left. Fairfields will be found on the left.

EPC - D
Floorplan for Darsham, Saxmundham, Suffolk