A superb, two bedroom penthouse apartment with roof terrace in converted manor house set in 8 acres

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Combining character and style, this superb and beautifully presented apartment on the top floor of part of a converted mock Tudor 1990s manor house offers luxury and bright accommodation and charming period features including exposed beams. The owner has added features perfect fr modern living including an intelligent heating and lighting system and superfast broadband. The accommodation flows from a welcoming reception hallway with in-built storage, leading to gives good sized kitchen/breakfast room with bespoke shaker-style cabinets in stylish grey and white, a butler sink, and integrated appliances. To the opposite side there is a light and airy double bedroom with a fireplace. From the hallway, steps up lead through to a unique and spacious sitting/dining/study area with wooden flooring and exposed beams, configurable to the purchaser own requirements. Also on this level is a principal bedroom with skylights and an en-suite shower room, as well a large second bedroom and a modern shower room. A door at the end of the hallway opens out onto the well-appointed roof-top garden. The property and its outside space boast wonderful views across the landscaped grounds and the large windows afford the apartment plenty of natural light.

Outside

Situated in over eight acres of secluded and superbly maintained communal grounds, The Manor provides luxury accommodation on a private estate in a rural setting with gated access. Approached over a sweeping, tree lined gravel driveway flanked by extensive lawns, mature trees and topiary shrubs there is allocated and visitors parking. Clipped hedging, manicured lawns and landscaped beds make for a grand first impression of The Manor. The apartment’s decked roof top garden, perfect for al fresco dining, nestles between the roof tops of this impressive manor house and enjoys views across mature trees and lawns. The current owners rent a garage from the freeholder which is potentially transferable if required. For extra storage there is a useful, lockable room in basement, with power and shelving.

Situation

Herringswell is a small and picturesque rural village with a village hall and church along with further amenities in the nearby village of Kentford. Newmarket (9 miles) offers a good range of amenities including schools, shops, supermarkets, restaurants and leisure facilities, including health clubs, a swimming pool and golf club. Picturesque Bury St Edmunds (12 miles) and vibrant Cambridge (22 miles) offer a wider range of amenities and there is convenient access to the A14 (6 miles) and A11 (1.5 miles) (M11) with a branch line rail connection from Kennett (3 miles) to Cambridge. Cambridge and Whittlesford offer direct rail lines into London and Stansted International Airport is approximately an hour’s drive.

Bury St Edmunds 12 miles, Newmarket 9 miles, Cambridge 22 miles, Kennett railway station 3 miles, A11 1.5 miles, A14 (Jct. 38) 6.2 miles

Directions

From the A14, Junction 38, turn left onto the A11 slip road for Thetford/Norwich. Take a right turn onto Herringswell Road and then right again to remain on this road. With Herringswell Manor Farm on the left, take an immediate right turn and proceed along the driveway to The Manor.

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Other features

  • Open plan reception room with sitting, dining and study areas.
  • Superbly fitted kitchen/breakfast room
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms (one en-suite)
  • Private roof terrace with lovely views
  • Communal landscaped gardens and grounds of around 8 acres
  • Private parking and potential to rent garage
  • Lockable basement storage

Other details

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Ref: CSD211010

The Manor, Herringswell Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk IP28

Guide Price
£525,000

Ref: CSD211010

The Manor, Herringswell Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk IP28

Guide Price
£525,000