3 bed cottage for sale The Street, Monks Eleigh, Ipswich IP7
About the property Little Pond Cottage is situated in Monks Eleigh, a rural Suffolk village positioned close to Sudbury and between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds. The quaint cottage, set back from the road with a large private driveway, dates back to the 1700s and exudes a sense of charm and a wealth of character with exposed beams and timbers throughout. Little Pond cottage is not a listed property although under a concervation guide and makes for the ideal second home away from bustling city life.
The three-bedroomed property features a modern and well fitted kitchen and bathrooms completed to a high standard, as well as an open plan dining area and lounge. One bedroom, with the potential to become a study, can be found on the ground floor with the master bedroom and a third bedroom upstairs. In addition, a light and spacious conservatory faces onto the low-maintenance and well-kept back garden. The cottage has a garage separate from the property as well as an additional covered driveway space.
Little Pond Cottage is close to good schools in the area including Bildeston Primary, Lavenham Community Primary, Finborough School, Thomas Gainsborough and Hadleigh High School. Monks Eleigh is home to a community shop, post office, gift shop and tearoom.
Ground floor entrance – A beautifully presented porch with brown coir matting opening into:
Living room & dining room – Solid oak flooring, two radiators, exposed timbers, wall lighting, two double glazed windows to the front of the property and wood burning fire inclusive of slate hearth set within a brick fireplace.
Kitchen – Large kitchen with tiled flooring, granite work surfaces, radiator, downlights, lower and overhead matching cupboards, louvered window to the front of the property with views to driveway and window to the side of the property with orchid views. Iran Aga, exposed ceiling timbers, Bosch fridge freezer and Bosch dishwasher. Beautifully presented French doors opening onto the patio and garden area.
Small hallway – Incorporating Bosch washing machine within cupboard and spotlights.
Bathroom – Tiled flooring, double glazed window with view to back garden, downlights, tiled bath with Aqualisa shower, vanity unit with inset wash basin and close coupled WC, radiator, extractor fan and two large built in tallboys.
Conservatory – Exceptionally presented open space with French windows leading to rear garden patio, carpeted flooring, wall light and ample plug sockets.
Bedroom one / study – Carpeted flooring, radiator, spotlights, fuse box, built-in cupboard with shelving, opening window facing the conservatory and painted brick fireplace feature.
First floor landing with Velux window leading to:
Master bedroom – Carpeted flooring, radiator, Velux window, double glazed windows with views to driveway and front garden, fitted wardrobes and drawers, exposed beams, loft hatch and single ceiling light.
Bedroom three – Carpeted flooring, radiator, fitted wardrobes, exposed beams, loft hatch, custom built single bed, ceiling light, Velux window and double-glazed window to the front garden and driveway.
Outside garage – Concrete foundation, high quality painted wood doors, built-in cupboards, mains power, work bench, lighting, rendered external wall, up & down outdoor wall light, two windows and side door leading to covered car port.
Rear garden – Beautifully landscaped garden featuring well stocked flower beds, brick walls with built-in lighting and patio areas, outside tap, wooden fencing, and wrought iron gazebo.