Genesis Green, Wickhambrook CB8

Genesis Green, Wickhambrook CB8

4 Bedroom | Freehold | 2 Baths | Outbuildings

Guide price £625,000
Pound Green 1.1 miles
Rockall 1.2 miles
Water Tower 1.2 miles

Occupying a glorious & peaceful setting close to studland, an outstanding detached single storey property with wonderful views & about 1.3 acres within easy reach of both Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds. Viewing recommended.

West View is a wonderful detached bungalow in Genesis Green, a hamlet of just a few properties within the larger village of Wickhambrook. Standing in delightful gardens and grounds of about 1.3 acres the property enjoys stunning, far reaching views over the undulating countryside, yet is within easy reach of both Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds.

This is the first time West View has been on the market in over 50 years, the property having been extended and refurbished to a high standard to provide comfortable and adaptable accommodation.

The Kitchen/living/breakfast room with a huge bay window overlooking the gardens is the focus of the property and is well equipped with a Nobel oil-fuel range cooker, Iroko worktops, built in fridge/freezer and dishwasher, dresser, larder cupboards and engineered oak floor with underfloor heating. The sitting room in the original part and the dining room both have open fireplaces. The four bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and study with built in desk and filing drawers are all located within the newer extension.

The gardens and grounds at West View are a particular feature. Set well back from the lane behind a mixed hedge. The property is approached over a long gravel drive which provides parking for numerous cars and gives access to a large outbuilding measuring approximately 11.5m x 10.6m external. This is divided up into several sections, a triple bay cartlodge, workshop and stores, gym and cloakroom. The front garden has a fenced pond with an ornamental bridge and numerous specimen trees. A wide brick terrace adjoins the rear of West View beyond which are wide lawns bordered by well-stocked flower and shrub borders. A small potential paddock lies to the west and a wonderful ‘Summer House’ about 5m x 4m is located at the far end of the garden to take advantage of the stunning views.

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Parking available
Triple Garage
Additional attributes
Outbuildings Garden Land/Paddock
Energy Efficiency Rating
Environment Impact Rating
Total Sq Ft
1,898 (176.3 Sq M) approx.
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