Grove Road, Friston, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1PP | Property for sale | Savills
123.75 sq m(1,332 sq ft)
Excess of £500,000

Grove RoadFriston, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1PP

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Spacious and light filled principal reception room
  • Lots of potential to renovate or rebuild (subject to planning)
  • Stunning grounds with various mature trees
  • Superb location in popular village
  • About 0.71 of an acre

Detached village property in about 0.7 of an acre.

About this property

  • Highcroft is a spacious three-bedroom bungalow in stunning grounds of over 0.7 acres. It offers a fantastic opportunity to renovate and, subject to planning, build an additional property.

    The property presently comprises well-proportioned rooms, including the generous sitting and dining room, with two bay windows; the garden room, off the sitting room; the kitchen/breakfast room with separate larder; three bedrooms, including the double aspect principal bedroom; and a shower room.

    The delightful gardens have a varied selection of mature trees, areas of lawn and borders. There is ample parking and garaging.

Highcroft is a delightful property in a wonderful village location. The property has bags of potential and I especially love the beautiful garden.

Elly-may DowningProperty agent

Local information

  • Highcroft occupies a superb rural location, overlooking the Norman church of St Mary, in the popular village of Friston, known for it's Georgian post mill, the tallest of its type in England, and home to the well regarded Old Chequers public house.
  • Highcroft is well placed for access to the Heritage Coast: Snape Malting (2.6 miles) is home to a world famous concert hall and numerous galleries; Aldeburgh (4.4 miles) is a superb Victorian seaside town with excellent amenities, closely associated with Benjamin Britten; Thorpeness (5.1 miles) has a charming boating lake and country club; RSPB Minsmere (7.6 miles) is a picturesque and popular nature reserve.
  • Historic market towns including Saxmundham (3.6 miles), Framlingham (10.7 miles) and Woodbridge (13.9 miles) offer an incredible range of independent shops, delicatessens, cafés, restaurants and public houses. Railway Stations provide access to London Liverpool Street via Ipswich from Saxmundam (from 116 minutes) and Woodbridge (from 93 minutes).
  • Sporting facilities are fantastic with popular golf, tennis and sailing clubs in Aldeburgh, Thorpeness and Woodbridge, which also has rugby and rowing clubs. Local schools are excellent in both the state and private sectors, including Framlingham College, Woodbridge School and Ipswich school.
  • All times and distances are approximate

Additional information

  • SERVICES - Mains water and electricity; private drainage; oil fired central heating
  • LOCAL AUTHORITY - East Suffolk District Council; Tax Band E
  • AGENT 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 substation works are also being proposed.
  • EPC Rating: D
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: E