An IMPRESIVE Grade II Listed cottage in the TOWN CENTRE of Eye close to SHOPS and BUS service. Includes a open plan APARTMENT, and plenty of OUTBUILDINGS. A real must see property. CALL TODAY to arrange your VIEWING.
Grade II Listed Original Features Three Bedrooms Open Plan Apartment Various Outbuildings Off Road Parking Close To Shops Transport Links
An impressive Grade II Listed cottage which is located in the town centre of Eye. The original part of the property dates back to the late 13th Century, but has been extended over the years to include a one bedroom self contained apartment and various outbuildings.
This Grade II listed property is full of original features including fire places and exposed beams. Parts of the property date back to the late 1800's and part of the property was a Butchers shop, up until the mid 1980's. As you enter this period property you are greeted by a cosy 16' sitting room which is full of charm and character including a brick fireplace. To the left of the lounge is a dining room, this room used to be Butchers shop. The kitchen is located to the rear of the property, has fitted wall and base units and access to the to the courtyard style garden. On the first floor you will find 3 separate bedrooms all having windows to the front aspect. One of the bedrooms is currently being used as a first floor sitting room. The first floor is complimented with a separate bathroom with white suite comprising low level W/C, panel bath and wash basin. Adjoined to the rear of the property is a hayloft which has been converted into an apartment with lounge/bedroom, kitchen and bathroom. This is a real must see property to fully appreciate what it has to offer.
Outside the property is complimented there is an extensive range of outbuildings and a beautiful courtyard with double gates providing access to the front of the property, which would allow access for a vehicle.
Agents Note: There is potential to covert the outbuildings and apartment to ancillary accommodation to the main house or would make great "work at home" space. Any conversion would be subject to obtaining all necessary permissions and consents.
The historic town of Eye, which is well regarded for its facilities and schooling, in particular 'Hartismere School'. Eye provides a range of independent shops including 2 small supermarkets, tea rooms, coffee shops, chocolaterie, popular public house, Post Office, Bank, health centre and professional services. In the neighbouring town of Diss you will find a mainline train station with direct links to Norwich, Ipswich and London Liverpool Street. The Suffolk heritage coastline is only 20 miles away, which is home
to the popular seaside towns of Aldeburgh and Southwold.
Fixtures & Fittings
All fixtures and fittings are specifically excluded from the sale (unless otherwise specified in our details), but may be available in addition, subject to separate negotiation.
Oiled fired radiator central heating. All mains services are connected.
South Norfolk Council Tax Band: "C" Apartment is band "A"
Energy Rating: Postcode: IP23 8BD
Vacant possession of the freehold will be given upon completion.
28 Church Street, Eye, Suffolk, England