Thorpe St Andrew, Norwich
A Four Bedroom Detached Thatched Cottage For Sale.
Wonderfully located 4 bedroom detached thatched cottage set in its own private mature grounds with beautiful unspoiled views over many miles and overlooking Whitlingham Broad. This truly unique property was build circa 1932 and commissioned by a senior member of the well known and respected Laurence Scott family. Western Avenue is considered as one of Thorpe St Andrew best addresses and with such a private approach leading to the property you will miss it if you do not know where you are going. Whisper Wood is approached via a private lane and is set back behind secure electric gates. The property it self has been in the family since 1983, so is a real chance to acquire a rarely available family home. Over the years the current owners have added a superb indoor heated swimming pool measuring 39` X 26`9. The accommodation on offer is very versatile and flexible which comprises of entrance hall, kitchen/ breakfast room, utility room, study, ground floor bathroom, family room, morning room & sitting room. Off the first floor, landing is four bedrooms, WC & En-Suite shower room.
Outside is a mature & well kept landscaped plot with its own secret garden area. The pool house is accessed from outside with its own boiler & pump house. To the front of the property, there is ample parking facilities for several cars leading to a single garage with electric up and over door.
The property is near by the beautiful River Green, a wide variety of pubs, eateries and cafe and local church. It is also a short drive to the railway station, from which there are numerous 1 hr 30 mins (approx) to London Liverpool Street and 50 mins (approx) to Cambridge. The property is with in reasonable walking distance of the city, has good transport links via bus to the city centre and by car to the A 47, newly constructed NDR and inner ring road. Nearby and with walking distance are st Willian`s way and Hillside Avenue schools.
An accompanied viewing is highly recommended.
Under stairs cupboard.
Sitting Room – 20’3″ (6.17m) x 12’11” (3.94m)
Two windows and double doors to rear aspect and 3 windows overlooking the swimming pool. Two radiators and fireplace.
Morning Room – 17’1″ (5.21m) x 12’0″ (3.66m)
Window and double doors to rear aspect, radiator.
Stairs to first floor
Family Room – 12’0″ (3.66m) x 12’1″ (3.68m)
Two windows to rear aspect, window to side aspect and double doors to rear, two radiators.
Bathroom – 9’9″ (2.97m) x 5’11” (1.8m)
Window to side aspect, low level WC, hand wash basin, panel bath and shower cubicle, underfloor heating.
Study – 9’8″ (2.95m) x 8’0″ (2.44m)
Window to side aspect, radiator and built in cupboards, bookcases.
Kitchen – 15’5″ (4.7m) x 12’8″ (3.86m)
Window to side aspect, full range of built in cupboards and wall units, rolled edge worktop surfaces, sink and drainer, built in oven and ceramic hob, space for dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer, radiator.
Utility Room – 11’7″ (3.53m) x 5’2″ (1.57m)
Window to rear, built in cupboards and wall units, sink and drainer, space for washing machine and tumble dryer.
Stairs to first floor landing
Window to rear aspect & radiator
Low level WC and hand wash basin.
Bedroom – 15’0″ (4.57m) x 13’5″ (4.09m)
Windows to side and rear aspects, radiator and cupboard.
En-Suite – 6’7″ (2.01m) x 6’5″ (1.96m)
Shower cubicle, low level WC and vanity unit.
Bedroom – 11’6″ (3.51m) x 13’6″ (4.11m)
Windows to side and front aspect, radiator and built in cupboards.
Bedroom – 11’2″ (3.4m) x 7’8″ (2.34m)
Window to rear aspect and radiator.
Bedroom – 10’2″ (3.1m) x 9’10” (3m)
Window to front aspect and radiator.
Pool House – 34’9″ (10.59m) x 26’9″ (8.15m)
Indoor heated swimming pool.
The front of the property is approached via electric gates and provides ample parking for several cars leading to a Single Garage with electric up and over doors. To the rear is a mature & well kept landscaped plot with its own secret garden area. The pool house is accessed from outside with its own boiler & pump house. There are unspoilt views overlooking Whitlingham Broad and country park.
Please note that we have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and as so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for their purpose. Pymm & Co cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided. This is provided as a guide to the property and an inspection of the property is recommended.