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4 bedroom detached house – Fen Street, Old Buckenham, AttleboroughGuide Price £590,000
Property DetailsLocation The house is set in the pretty village of Old Buckenham within close proximity to the convenience store. Old Buckenham is famed for its large Green (said to be one of the largest in the UK) with the village having schooling to secondary level and local amenities. The market town of Attleborough, also just a few miles away, provides quick access onto the A11 dual carriageway into Norwich and out of the county. The town offers various local businesses, cafes and two supermarkets with a mainline railway station and bus connections into Norwich, which is around 16 miles away. Norwich is a popular university city with large shopping centres and a vibrant selection of bars, restaurants and cafes. Several forms of entertainment can also be found with the historic Theatre Royal hosting numerous shows throughout the year. Naturally Norwich is a hub for transport links and boasts an international airport, many local bus connections and railway station (with the railway line leading to both Cambridge and also London Liverpool Street).
The Property This imposing village home in three quarters of an acre is set in a wonderful village position with nothing but rolling field views to the rear. The generous accommodation exceeds 3,500 Sqft and the layout is both spacious and adaptable. The ground floor porch opens up in to a large hall. The third reception room is being used as a spacious home office. The kitchen is bright and extremely well equipped with many floor/wall units, integral double oven with warming drawer, space for a large American fridge/freezer, a 5 ring induction hob, a 4-stool breakfast bar and LED spotlights in the kick boards. The handy utility is fitted with all necessary plumbing. The main triple aspect living area comprises a dining room, spacious sitting room with marble effect feature fireplace and doors to both the conservatory and the exceptional raised decking. The first floor opens onto a spacious landing flooded with natural light from the Velux above. The master suite is made up of a large sleeping area with ceiling fan above, dressing area and ensuite shower room. The loft above the double garage has been configured purposely with the intent to make it easily accessible from this bedroom. The potential exists to utilise this space to create another bedroom suite entirely.
There are a further three double bedrooms, two of which also have ensuites and a fully fitted family bathrooms all found off the landing.
Outside The impressive landscape at Fen House is a joy to see. The grounds are made up of several elements. To the immediate side of the large driveway is an area of lawn reaching the conservatory with a large area of decking, mature shrubs a tranquil pond highlighted by surrounding LEDs. Beyond this area is the vegetable patch with an impressive mêlé of established fruits and vegetables, polytunnel and fruit cage. Furthermore there is a refreshing area left to go wild with the seasons containing a selection of fruit trees. The primary rear garden has a beautifully manicured lawn with a impressive pathway of rose covered pergolas leading you to the bandstand. Immediately to the rear of the property are two further areas of raised decking, one of which is leading off the sitting room and through a pergola draped with black grapes. Finally, there is a shingle seating area and a slate water feature.
The front has been landscaped in recent years to provide a large area of off road parking and access to the double garage.
Directions From Attleborough head into Old Buckenham on the B1077. Immediately after the duck pond, turn right and go past the village shop, heading along the edge of The Green. Turn right onto Fen Street and follow this road where the property will be found on the corner of Barkers Lane on the left.
Services Mains electric, water and drainage are connected to the property. An oil fired central heating boiler provides domestic hot water and heating to the house.
Viewing Viewings are strictly by appointment with TW Gaze.
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