Priory Road, Snape, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1SD | Property for sale | Savills
4,948 sq ft(459.68 sq m)
Guide price £1,950,000

Priory RoadSnape, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1SD

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in March 2022
  • Wonderful walks to the River Alde & Aldeburgh
  • Light & airy generous accommodation throughout
  • Beautifully landscaped gardens with wide terrace
  • Heated swimming pool
  • Situated in the popular, attractive village of Snape

Exceptional contemporary house near the River Alde.

About this property

  • Brackendale House is a rare and exceptional property that has been expertly designed to take advantage of its beautiful setting. The house is built of red brick under slate roofs and has been entirely renovated with great flair to create a remarkable and very special contemporary home. The accommodation now comprises a fantastically spacious, open plan kitchen/dining room which benefits from full height sliding doors out on to the terrace & swimming pool, perfect for al fresco dining. The sitting room & studio/garden room are also accessed off the entrance hall. The eastern elevation provides a guest suite at the far end, three further bedrooms, 2 en suite shower rooms and a bathroom. A fifth bedroom and shower room are situated beyond the kitchen. The first floor offers an impressive vaulted principal bedroom with en suite bathroom and amazing balcony with free standing bath, so you can relax while enjoying the view! A covered seating area, with sliding doors out to the terrace, connects the main part of the house to changing room, office/studio annexe and garages.

    Outside
    The gardens have been landscaped with great care and attention and now provide something very special. The gardens are beautifully planted and well stocked with herbaceous plants, the lawns are enclosed by fencing and there is a raised terrace. The fabulous, heated swimming pool is surrounded by decking. The gardens have an abundance of herbaceous plans, shrubs & trees, a wildlife pond as well as a tremendous kitchen garden.

    Services
    Mains water, drainage & electricity. Ground source heat pump.

    Agents Note:
    Please be aware that there are various infrastructure projects proposed for east Suffolk including plans for a new nuclear power station at Sizewell. Wind farm expansion in the north sea is also taking place and bringing power ashore along with associated cabling and sub station works are also being proposed. For further details contact the selling agents.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I absolutely loved looking around this amazing house. It combines wonderful contemporary architecture, beautiful spacious gardens and a really fabulous setting with walks from the doorstep to the River through stunning reedbeds to Snape Maltings in one direction & Aldeburgh in the other.

Peter OgilvieProperty agent

Local information

  • Brackendale House is located in the popular and attractive village of Snape, which is positioned on the River Alde flanked by beautiful marshland and is renowned for the Snape Maltings concert hall which is home to the Aldeburgh festival.
  • There are wonderful walks from the property down to and along the river as well as through the Sailors Path that leads to Aldeburgh. The village has a post office, shop, garage and three public houses and there are a number of varying shops affiliated within the Maltings complex. The A12 is only a short drive away and provides ready access to London which is about 90 miles from the property. Situated in the sought after Suffolk Heritage Coastline, the town of Aldeburgh is also easily accessible and provides ample facilities for sailing, golf and the fishing enthusiast.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = D
  • Tenure = Freehold