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2 bedroom detached house – Forge Meadow, Oakley, DissGuide Price £750,000
Property DetailsLocation Forge Meadow is a small development set off Low Road in Oakley, a small village only 3 miles or so from the small town of Eye and around 5 miles from the larger market town of Diss, which has a mainline rail station on the Norwich to London Liverpool Street line with a journey to London of around 90 minutes. Also nearby is the local historic village of Hoxne with a pub and post office/store.There are good sporting and social facilities in the area, with Diss having an 18 hole golf course, and the Heritage Coast around Southwold and Aldeburgh being within 40 minutes or so by car.
The Property Originally a four-bedroom property, the current owners have completely re-imagined and reconfigured the house into an exemplary two-bedroom luxury dwelling with a very high specification and a flexible layout which is particularly suited to couples. The large living area has a combination of bi-fold and French doors which lead out to the wrap-around patio area and the staircase with open treads, glass balustrade and tall feature window is an inspired feature, allowing plenty of light to flood in as well as offering up views over the beautiful gardens.
The quality of the finish is clearly evident and the specification internally is as follows:-
- Underfloor heating (wet flow)
- Lighting sensors which can be operated by mobile phone
- Sonos system to principal rooms
- Air conditioning (hot and cold)
- Ring doorbell and camera system (live watch)
- Dumb waiter - for transporting refreshments to the first floor
- Water-safe television above bath in ensuite bathroom
- Engineered oak flooring
- Double-glazed windows with integral electrically operated blinds
- Security alarms and cameras
- Laundry shute to utility room
The impressive kitchen makes a strong statement, beautifully finished in red and cream it has push close-open doors and all the appliances a cook could ever need:-
- Fisher and Paykel appliances of fridge/freezer with ice and water dispenser
- Fisher and Paykel induction hob, split-level and warming ovens
- Neff built-in coffee machine
- An Insinkerator
- Wine cooler
- Kitchen island under work-surface extension shelf for food processor/mixer
- Zip Tap for boilding/cold/fizzy water
- Bosch washing machine and tumble drier to the utility room
The first floor layout is again partly open plan, comprising a master bedroom with French doors out to a large balcony which affords fabulous views over neighbouring farmland. The bedroom incorporates a tv/seating area and a dumb waiter for convenience. There is also a study, a superb ensuite bathroom with integrated tv, a bespoke walk-in wardrobe and a dumb waiter and laundry shute to the utility room for convenience.
Outside The property sits to the rear of Forge Meadow and has parking for vehicles in front of the garage. A gate leads through from the covered linked area into a terraced garden which has been professionally landscaped and designed for ease of maintenance. There is a sheltered and sunny south-facing patio area abutting the house with steps leading up to a raised terrace with porcelain paving. To one end is a summer house with store room. There is also a pond stocked with Koi, a west facing patio area, a lawned area, a garden shed for storage and garage (5.85m x 5.15m).
Services Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property. Air source heat pump providing heat to underfloor heating system and for hot water.
Directions Leaving Diss on the A1066, connect with the A140 at the Scole roundabout and head south to towards Ipswich. Continue over the roundabout which connects with the A143 and continue on the A140, taking the next left turn signed Oakley. Proceed into the centre of the village and Forge Meadow will be found on the right hand side.
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