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Spacious bungalow within this popular village close to Lavenham.


  • Spacious bungalow
  • Could benefit from modernisation
  • Front and rear gardens
  • Popular village close to Lavenham
  • Reception room
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Driveway and parking
  • Single garage


A spacious bungalow, which could benefit from modernisation with front and rear gardens and a single garage, in this popular village setting, close to Lavenham. Entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen/breakfast room, dining room/bedroom 3, two further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Front and rear gardens, driveway and single garage. Chain free sale THE PROPERTY Shepherds is a well-maintained modern bungalow being of brick and block construction under a pantile roof. The property benefits from a mix of single and double-glazed windows and oil-fired central heating. The front door gives access to the hallway that has doors off to all the rooms, making the accommodation very versatile and hence the possibility of using it as either a 2 or 3 bedroomed home dependent upon one's requirements and whether a separate dining room is of importance. The kitchen/breakfast room has space for a breakfast table to the end that isn't fitted with a range of base and wall mounted kitchen units and there is a door to the side for easy access to the garden. The sitting room affords the character of an open fire and double-glazed sliding patio door to the rear. The family bathroom has a panel enclosed bath, wash hand basin and low flush wc with a window to the side. OUTSIDE The property is approached to the front via a concrete slab driveway from the road, leading to single attached garage. The pleasant garden to the front is mainly shrub and flower bed and borders and there is side access to the rear of the property The back garden, which can also be accessed through the attached single garage that has an up and over door to the front and the oil fired boiler is located to the rear with a door leading out to the back, is mainly laid to lawn with a raised patio area directly to the rear of the bungalow, perfect for alfresco dining and two old timber sheds to the end of the garden, ideal for storage. LOCATION Churchfield is a well-established development opposite the parish church at the top of the hill in this popular village. Planning consent has been granted for the construction of around 17 new dwellings on the former primary school site opposite the property which should further enhance the location for the residents. Monks Eleigh is a well-served and popular village convenient for Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds, Sudbury and Lavenham. The village itself offers an excellent range of facilities including a popular public house, community shop and post office and a fine parish church. The nearby medieval village of Lavenham (3 miles), one of England's finest medieval villages with its beautiful Church and market square offers an excellent range of facilities including grocery stores, a pharmacist and a post office, as well as galleries, specialty shops, fine restaurants, hotels and public houses. More comprehensive facilities can be found in the historic market town of Hadleigh (5 miles) and the Cathedral town of Bury St Edmunds (16 miles), which offers a full range of schooling, recreational and shopping facilities, including the Arc Shopping Centre. Cultural amenities include the impressive Georgian Theatre Royal and the Abbey Gardens, both of which are home to the annual Festival. There is excellent schooling in both the private and public sectors and a range of swimming pools, health clubs and golf clubs.