Melford Road, Cavendish CO10

Melford Road, Cavendish CO10

Freehold | 1 Bath

Asking price £365,000
The Bull 0.4 miles
The Angel 1.2 miles
Bull 3.2 miles

A detached 2 bedroom bungalow offering great scope for improvement / extend together with parking, a detached garage and generous gardens of about 0.3 acres

Located on the eastern edge of this popular village, Choodles was built to an individual design and specification in 1958. Although it is evident the existing owners have made many internal improvements, which also includes the attractive front weatherboarding, the building lends itself very well for a rear addition which would take full advantage of its generous plot which extends to 0.32 acres. The existing accommodation is presentable which comprises a well fitted kitchen, twin aspect sitting room with open fire and two bedrooms to the front and rear.

The bungalow is set well back from the village road giving ample parking to one side with adjacent front lawn. The driveway extends to the east which gives access to the detached garage / store. The south-facing private gardens to the rear are a particular feature which consist of a large expanse of lawn with terrace and greenhouse. Of particular note is the exceptional far-reaching rural views over the Stour Valley beyond the far southern boundary.

Cavendish is deservedly considered to be one of the prettiest villages in Suffolk, being centred around a picturesque village green with a fine parish church adjacent. With an impressive collection of both timber frame and brick built properties the village also benefits from a village store, florist, two public houses and a restaurant. More extensive amenities can be found at Clare (about 3 miles), Long Melford (3 miles), Sudbury (6 miles) and Bury St Edmunds, about 14 miles.

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Parking available
Off Street Parking Garage
Additional attributes
Total Sq Ft
855 (79.4 Sq M) approx.
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