Westgate Street, Long Melford CO10

Westgate Street, Long Melford CO10

5 Bedroom | Freehold | 3 Baths | Outbuildings

Guide price £900,000
Sudbury 3.4 miles
Black Lion 0.2 miles
Bull 0.4 miles

An exceptional 5 bedroom Grade II listed village house with a stunning interior, south facing garden, barn/garaging and generous parking in the sought after village of Long Melford.

2 – 3 Westgate Street is an attractive, detached, Grade II listed property which probably dates back to the 1600s or earlier. In recent years the property has been extensively refurbished and extended to provide a home of exceptional taste and style with a pleasing layout ideal for entertaining and family living. One is instantly impressed on entering the spacious drawing room with high ceilings, a fireplace with a woodburner and glazed double doors opening into the sitting/dining/living room. The open plan living area is bright and cheerful with a wonderful outlook over the garden plus bi-folding glazed doors opening onto the south facing terrace. There is a superb Neptune Aga kitchen/breakfast room and the adjoining utility/boot room is also fitted by Neptune. A ground floor shower room/cloakroom completes the ground floor accommodation. There is also a cellar. On the first floor there is a superb master bedroom with an ensuite shower room and far reaching views over open farmland. There are 2 further double bedrooms and a contemporary bath/shower room. On the second floor there are 2 further pretty double bedrooms.

The property is set back on the south side of Westgate Street with a neat front garden enclosed by railings and laurel hedging. The principal garden lies to the rear and enjoys a sunny south facing aspect. A flagstoned terrace adjoins the rear of the house with steps leading down to a lower terrace which gives way to the fully enclosed lawn bordered by flower and shrub beds as well as a shallow pond and a pergola. A garden store is hidden away beyond the pergola. A gated private driveway leads to a generous parking area giving access to the barn-style garaging which also incorporates a worktop.

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Off Street Parking Triple Garage
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