Guide price £975,000
An enchanting five bedroom property hidden away in the heart of Aldeburgh, close to the beach, with a totally private garden. The Yacht House is a beautifully designed, high specification, contemporary home with a nautical theme, including wood finishes throughout. Approached through garage doors with portholes, the entrance opens up into a surprisingly large property including a stunning walled garden. The ground floor accommodation comprises a large living room with vaulted ceiling, freestanding wood burning stove, roll down projector screen with automatic activation and top specification Bowers & Wilkins' in-wall speakers. Various doors open out onto the decking. The dining area has space for a long table and there is a fitted banquette for seating. The kitchen, fitted with base and wall units and Ullswater slate worktops, includes a comprehensive range of Bosch appliances, as well as a Smeg range six gas ring cooker with double electric oven, together with a larder cupboard. The ground floor study/bedroom includes a fitted desk unit and en suite shower room. A beautiful maple and stainless steel spiral staircase leads to the first and second floors. Vaulted master bedroom with balcony overlooking the garden with fitted wardrobe and en suite bathroom. Bedroom two with vaulted ceilings and en suite shower has built in wardrobes. Bedroom three is a bunk-room with a porthole window and built in desk. The second floor comprises a bunk room with a garden view balcony and a single bedroom with fitted desk and hanging cupboard, together with a family bathroom. All the second floor rooms have windows with glimpses of the sea and river. OUTSIDE The garage style entrance allows for the parking of one car or can be used for bikes, boats, surfboards etc. There is also a storage shed and the conservatory can be used as a walk through to the walled garden, which is laid to lawn and edged with raised flower beds. The outdoor seating areas include decking, ideal for al fresco dining, together with an electric roller awning which covers the seating area. There is an ornamental pool, with a hidden filtration system, which is set amongst beautifully scented plants and completed with a peaceful fountain. The garden is also equipped with a number of lighting circuits and automatic watering systems. LOCATION Aldeburgh is arguably one of Suffolk's most sought after coastal towns, offering a wide range of local shopping and commercial facilities, together with restaurants, pubs and hotels, a library, cinema and Cottage Hospital. There are a variety of sporting clubs and societies, including golf, sailing and tennis. Aldeburgh is famous for the annual music festival run in conjunction with the nearby Snape Maltings Concert Hall. The main A12 lies some 7 miles inland and links to the popular riverside market town of Woodbridge, the county town of Ipswich (26 miles) and beyond to connect to the country's main road and motorway network. Rail services run from Saxmundham (6 miles to the west), to London's Liverpool Street Station via Ipswich. DISTANCES Thorpeness - 2.2 miles Snape Maltings - 4 miles Saxmundham - 7 miles (London's Liverpool Street station via Ipswich) A12 - 7 miles Orford - 11 miles Woodbridge - 15 miles DIRECTIONS (IP15 5BZ) From the High Street, take the left turn between The White Hart Inn and the Aldeburgh Fish & Chip Shop and then right onto King Street. After approximately 100 metres the blue painted entrance doors, with portholes, can be found on the right-hand side. No.73a. SERVICES Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity. Gas-fired central heating. FIXTURES AND FITTINGS Items regarded as fixtures and fittings, including carpets and curtains, are initially excluded from the sale, although certain items may be available by separate negotiation VIEWINGS By appointment with Jackson-Stops Tel. 01473 218218.
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