Savills | Ashfield-Cum-Thorpe, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 6LU | Properties for sale
2,820 sq ft(261.99 sq m)
Guide price £875,000

Ashfield-Cum-ThorpeStowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 6LU

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in November 2020
  • impressive reception rooms
  • excellent range of outbuildings and stables
  • home office and stores
  • gardens, paddocks, 5 stables and field shelters
  • secluded stand alone setting at the end of a long drive
  • About 8.15 acres

Secluded farmhouse requiring modernisation with extensive outbuildings and surrounded by gently undulating paddocks.

About this property

  • Rose Farm is believed to date back to the 15th century and is
    Grade II Listed. The property is located in a delightful setting
    with elevated views over the attractive countryside that
    surrounds the property. The house has been in the same
    ownership since 1966 and the majority of the renovations date
    back to around this time. Internally there are some attractive rooms with features including open fireplaces, panelled doors, brick and wooden floors, some original mullion windows and exposed beams and stud work. There are good ceiling heights throughout and attractive views over the surrounding meadows and countryside beyond.

    There is a substantial range of outbuildings to the side of the house with 3 phase electricity and built around a traditional brick barn. There are modern additions to the side and rear which formerly housed a printing business and also stabling,
    machinery stores and other general store areas. The property is approached over a long curving driveway which divides two large front paddocks and one with a double field shelter. The drive curves around the barn to a parking area to the
    rear of the outbuildings and fronting 2 double garages. There
    is a further field to the rear of the property which also has a double field shelter and water supply. The main barn/outbuildings comprise of a covered double stable, hay barn, office area, workshops and storage areas. The gardens are set mainly to the south and west of the house with a greenhouse, rose arbor and orchard area with a pond to one side.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

The house occupies a lovely valley setting surrounded by undulating countryside at the end of a lovely long curving drive through the paddocks.

Tom OrfordProperty agent

Local information

  • Rose Farm is situated on the southern edge of the village of
  • Ashfield-Cum-Thorpe at the end of a long drive surrounded by undulating countryside. The neighbouring villages of Earl Soham and Cretingham offer facilities including a butcher, pubs, church and golf club. The larger village of Debenham is about 2.5 miles away and provides a good range of day to day amenities including a sports centre, doctor's surgery, shop/post office and further educational establishments. A much wider range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities can be found in the towns of Woodbridge, Framingham and the county town of Ipswich, where the commuter can take advantage of train services to London's Liverpool Street Station.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Ipswich proceed north along the B1077 and at the junction with the A1120, turn right and continue past the first cross roads and at the bottom of the next hill, with the turning on the left to Ashfield-Cum-Thorpe/Monk Soham, turn opposite this to the right and follow the lane all the way to the very end.
  • EPC Exempt