The Priory, Felixstowe


£725,000

6 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / 4 Reception

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  • STUNNING GRADE II LISTED FORMER MONASTERY DATING BACK TO C1500'S
  • SIX BEDROOMS, FOUR RECEPTION ROOMS, TWO BATHROOMS
  • LARGE GARDENS TO THE SIDE & REAR
  • WEALTH OF CHARACTER & ORGINAL FEATURES
  • AMPLE OPPORTUNITY FOR SWEEPING DRIVE
  • MAGNIFICENT FAMILY HOME IN DESIRABLE LOCATION
  • CLOSE TO SEA FRONT AND TOWN CENTRE

Nicholas estates are delighted to be able to offer for sale this most amazing GRADE II LISTED SIX BEDROOM TUDOR HOUSE DATING BACK TO THE 1500'S. The former monastery has undergone extensive improvement and renovations in more recent years and retaining many of the original features and wealth of character to include the highly polished floorboards/ parquet flooring, inglenook fireplaces with oak mantles, exposed beams, leaded light windows, oak doors with latch handles, cast iron tudor style radiators to name but a few.

The Priory is situated in one of Felixstowe's most sought after locations and is a short distance away from the Sea front and golf course together with the main Thoroughfare and Town Centre which offers great shopping facilities, restaurants, wine bars and coffee shops along with the train station that gives a good service to London Liverpool Street via Ipswich.

Other features to note within the area are the frequent bus services and access to the A14/A12 where you can get great access to neighbouring areas to include Bucklesham, Newbourne, Martlesham, Woodbridge and Ipswich The County Town of Suffolk.

The Priory will make the most fantastic family home due to the size of accommodation on offer and set over three floors there really is enough room for everyone and is extremely versatile and has recently had an extension to the ground floor to allow for a large kitchen/ breakfast room (which any buyer will need to complete).

In brief this amazing property comprises of:

* ENTRANCE AREA * SITTING ROOM WITH INGLENOOK * DINING ROOM WITH INGLENOOK * KITCHEN/ BREAKFAST (TO BE FINISHED BY THE BUYER) *
* UTILITY ROOM (ORIGINAL KITCHEN) * * GARDEN ROOM * GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM *
*FIRST FLOOR LANDING * FOUR GOOD SIZE BEDROOMS * SITTING ROOM * BATHROOM WITH ROLL TOP BATH & CLAW FEET *
*SECOND FLOOR * TWO BEDROOMS *

To the outside there are good size gardens that extend to the side and rear and have been landscaped and offers great patios and terraces throughout, raised borders, shaped lawned areas, sunken fish pond with seating area and walled surround, abundance of mature shrubs and trees, pathways leading through arbours to different areas of the grounds. There is also two gates and drop kerbs to the side which give a great opportunity to add a sweeping driveway for numerous vehicles.

This amazing property has so much to offer and as such is worthy of your early viewing to fully appreciate the accommodation that is being offered.


ENTRANCE AREA
Exposed floor boards, ornate radiator, leaded light window.

SITTING ROOM 5.64m (18'6") x 5.33m (17'6")
Leaded light windows, inglenook fireplace housing wood burner and mantle over, exposed beams, cast iron radiators, stairs to the upper floors, highly polished parquet flooring.

DINING ROOM 5.49m (18'0") x 4.57m (15'0")
Leaded light window, inglenook fire place with open fire and mantle over, glass display shelving, cast iron radiators, exposed beams, high polished floorboards.

INNER LOBBY
Exposed floor boards and beams, cast iron radiator.

SHOWER ROOM 2.92m (9'7") x 1.42m (4'8")
Stain glassed door and leaded light window to front, walk in shower cubicle, shaver point, victorian style wash hand basin and w.c. heated towel rail, fully tiled walls and floor.

UTILITY ROOM (FORMER KITCHEN) 3.43m (11'3") x 2.46m (8'1")
Leaded light window to front, range of modern wall and base units with complimentary work surfaces and sink unit, plumbing and spaces for washing machine and tumble drier, tiled flooring, beamed ceiling.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 4.98m (16'4") x 4.80m (15'9")
Leaded light windows and stain glassed door to rear, tiled flooring, wall mounted boiler, LED lighting, and all electrics and plumbing in place for the new kitchen to be fitted (which will be the choice of the new owner).

GARDEN ROOM 4.57m (15'0") x 2.84m (9'4")
Parquet flooring, cast iron radiators, exposed beams, bifold style windows to all aspects, parquet flooring.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Original oak staircase leading to the first floor with balustrade surround, leaded light window to front, exposed beams, highly polished floor boards, storage cupboard, cast iron radiator and door leading to stairs to the second floor.

BEDROOM 5.79m (19'0") x 4.17m (13'8")
Leaded light windows, highly polished floor boards, cast iron radiators, exposed beams, two large walk in wardrobes.

BEDROOM 4.27m (14'0") x 2.77m (9'1")
Leaded light windows, cast iron radiator, highly polished floor boards, exposed beams.

SITTING ROOM 5.26m (17'3") x 4.60m (15'1")
Leaded light windows, highly polished floor boards, cast iron radiator, exposed beams, feature fireplace with mantle over.

BEDROOM 4.52m (14'10") x 3.35m (11'0")
Leaded light windows, highly polished floor boards, cast iron radiator, exposed beams and cornice ceiling.

BEDROOM 5.03m (16'6") x 3.12m (10'3")
Skylight window and port hole window, highly polished floor boards, exposed beams, cast iron radiator and column radiator.

BATHROOM 2.79m (9'2") x 2.13m (7'0")
Leaded light window, roll top bath with claw feet and antique mixer tap and shower attachment, victorian style high level w.c. bidet and pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rail and ornate tiling.

SECOND FLOOR
Spiral wooden staircase to second floor with eaves storage.

BEDROOM 5.36m (17'7") x 2.74m (9'0")
Leaded light windows, exposed beams and cast iron radiator.

BEDROOM 3.23m (10'7") x 2.74m (9'0")
Leaded light window, exposed floor boards and beams, cast iron radiator.

GARDENS & PARKING
There are extensive gardens to the side and rear that are well landscaped with terraces and patios, raised borders, pathways through arbours leading to lawned areas and further seating areas with abundance of mature shrubbery and trees along with a walled and sunken fish pond with an area of further seating.

The gardens are fenced and there are two gates with dropped kerbs beyond which will be beneficial for a sweeping drive which will give ample off road parking.

Reference: NIE1006638


Disclaimer

These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, and they do not constitute an offer of contract. Intending purchasers must rely on their own inspection of the property. None of the above appliances/services have been tested by ourselves. We recommend purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check all appliances/services before legal commitment.


Contact NE (Felixstowe) for more details

  173 Hamilton Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 7DR    |     01394 282828   |     felixstowe@nicholasestates.co.uk

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