Broad Street, Boxford CO10

Broad Street, Boxford CO10

4 Bedroom | Freehold | 2 Baths

Guide price £850,000
Fleece 0 miles
Elm Tree Lane 2.8 miles
Mill Street 3.9 miles

A delightful and surprisingly spacious Grade II listed village house offering a private south facing garden, in the centre of the picturesque and well-served village of Boxford.

The Old Bakery is a wonderfully versatile Grade II listed village house which most likely dates to the 1500's with 18th century architectural features and further additions throughout the years. This now lends itself to provide a flexible layout ideal for family living, entertaining or creating a self-contained ground floor space for a relative or a secondary source of income all of which is supported by the more recent history of the property which has formally been the village bakery and an antiques shop.

The property, which is of timber frame construction with rendered elevations under a clay tiled roof comprises; an entrance hall, expansive drawing room, further dining room, handmade shaker style kitchen/breakfast room with the utility and snug from this, providing a truly flexible kitchen/family space. Further rooms include library/study, a superb 30’ garden room, hobby room and downstairs shower room. Up the easy rising stairs, the principle bedroom suite offers ample bedroom space with ensuite bathroom and walk-in dressing room, 3 further double bedrooms and a family bathroom. There is further potential to convert the loft, as our current clients discovered the possibility of second floor accommodation with a dormer window to the north elevation.

The established and private gardens of about 0.23 of an acre is also a very special feature. A terrace gives way to a central lawn with beautifully stocked flower and shrub beds all of which is fully enclosed and faces due south. Trees include fig, ornamental cherry and a weeping willow. There is also off-road parking for up to 3 cars, open bay stores, potting shed and workshop with vehicular access from the garden.

Recently acclaimed within The Times Best Villages list, Boxford offers a good range of amenities including shops, two pubs, a doctors' surgery and a well-regarded primary school. Further nearby amenities include the Stoke by Nayland Golf & Health Club (about 1 mile), as well as excellent restaurants in nearby Stoke by Nayland and Nayland. For the commuter, fastest trains from Colchester (about 10 miles) take from 48 minutes to London's Liverpool Street.

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