Stackyard Green, Monks Eleigh IP7

Stackyard Green, Monks Eleigh IP7

2 Bedroom | Freehold | 1 Bath | Character Property

Guide price £450,000
The Swan 1.2 miles
Milden Road 1.3 miles
Lion Hill 1.4 miles

A RARE OPPORTUNITY to purchase an enchanting & well preserved medieval Hall House with a south facing garden in an idyllic & peaceful hamlet setting - also with planning permission for a superb contemporary extension plus a large double garage & workshop.

Stackwood Cottage is a delightful and well preserved Grade II listed medieval hall house centrally set in a good sized garden which backs onto open countryside. Believed to date back to the 1400s, the cottage is of timber frame construction with plastered elevations under a newly thatched roof and there are impressive period features throughout including a large inglenook fireplace, exposed timbers, original floors, notably high and vaulted ceilings and some medieval diamond mullions. The current owner has carried out many improvements, not least re-thatching the cottage, decorating and installing a charming bathroom with roll top bath and separate showe cubicle. He has also secured planning permission for a superb single storey contemporary extension together with a large double garage/workshop.

The contemporary single storey extension was designed by award-winning architects, Wincer Kievenaar, to provide a glass walled link into a kitchen/breakfast room with glass bi-folding doors onto the garden; a utility room adjoins. There is also a double bedroom with bi-folding doors and
an ensuite bathroom. Planning consent also exists to demolish the lean-to extension to the side elevation of the cottage. (Planning ref: DC/18/01322 and DC/18/01321).

The generous garden surrounds the cottage to all
aspects. There is a spacious parking area to the front where there is space for the approved double garage to be built. The principal rear garden is a south facing suntrap which is principally laid to lawn. This adjoins farmland providing a beautiful backdrop.

Stackyard Green is an isolated hamlet on the rural edge of the picturesque village of Monks Eleigh. Originally a medieval green settlement, the hamlet now consists of a small cluster of attractive properties at the end of a peaceful no-through lane. Monks Eleigh has a pub/restaurant, village shop, craft centre & tea rooms as well as Boyton Hall Equestrian Centre with excellent livery facilities.

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Detached
Era
Period
Parking available
Double Garage
Additional attributes
Character Property Garden
Locality
Rural
Tenure
Freehold
Total Sq Ft
1,127 (104.7 Sq M) approx.
Carter Jonas reference
MEL200002
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