Thorpe Lane, Trimley St. Martin
Views over the River Orwell from this idyllic rural setting surrounded by open countryside and farm land at the end of Thorpe Lane is The Cottage, a substantial five bedroom detached residence standing in mature grounds of approximately 1 acre (subject to survey).
The Cottage is one of a cluster of private residential dwellings situated approximately 4 miles to the west of Felixstowe which has an excellent range of local shopping, recreational and commercial facilities. Within a short stroll of The Cottage is the sandy beach at Trimley foreshore with beautiful walks along the sea wall in either direction leading to the trout fishing lakes, the Trimley bird reserve and Levington marina.
The nearby A14 bypass provides access to Ipswich and Woodbridge, Ipswich having main railway service to London Liverpool Street station in about 65 minutes.
BRIEF HISTORY The house which is shown on the 1740 map as agricultural work cottages has retained many original features including the original exposed beams in the kitchen and sitting room. There is an original auction poster for the sale of the property in 1886 which has been professionally restored and preserved and hung in the hall.
ACCOMMODATION Reception hall, cloakroom, sitting room, lounge, garden room/study, conservatory, kitchen/breakfast room with walk-in pantry, utility room, main bedroom with oak balcony overlooking the River Orwell, four further bedrooms, large attic room, bathroom.
Ample parking, large cart lodge, mature gardens with woodland.
|Reception Hall| Cloakroom| Sitting Room | Living Room 24'5" plus bay window recess x 12'7| Conservatory overall 18'9" x 12'8"| Garden Room 12'3" x 9'7"| Kitchen 13'9" x 13'4"| Utility Room 9'9" x 7'4"| Separate WC| Bedroom 1 13' x 12'6"| Bedroom 2 13' x 10'| Bedroom 3 14' x 9'| Bedroom 4 13'3" max x 8'3"| Bedroom 5 12'5" x 7'| Two large attic rooms| Bathroom| Shower room|
OUTSIDE The property stands in part wooded grounds of approximately 1 acre subject to survey. There are various sheds, a large timber workshop and a 24' x 24' cart lodge.
SERVICES Oil fired central heating is installed. Mains electric and water connected. Septic tank.
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