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Sicklesmere Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33

Guide price £775,000

New instruction

5 Beds 2 Baths 3 Receptions

REF: BSE240027

Detached house on outskirts of town centre


  • A substantial detached home
  • Well presented throughout
  • Standing on the outskirts of town
  • Convenient access to the A14 and the town centre
  • Kitchen/dining/family room
  • 2 Further reception rooms
  • 5 Bedrooms & 2 bath/shower rooms
  • Driveway and parking
  • Integral garage
  • Garden and terrace seating area


A substantial and superbly presented detached home standing on the outskirts of town with convenient access to the A14 and the town centre. Entrance hall, inner hall, sitting room, kitchen/dining/family room, garden room, three double bedrooms, family bath/shower room and a utility cupboard. First floor master bedroom with en-suite bath/shower room and a further double bedroom with en-suite cloakroom. Driveway and parking, integral garage, garden and terrace seating area. THE PROPERTY A superbly presented and much improved detached home, which has undergone a programme of extending, modernising and a loft conversion, over recent years. Presenting part weather boarded and part colour washed rendered elevations under a tiled roof, the property boasts deceptive and generously proportioned accommodation of around 2200 sq ft, which includes a superb loft conversion providing two double bedrooms with an en-suite bathroom and a further en-suite cloakroom. The entrance porch leads into the reception hall, which features the stairs leading to the first floor and accesses the ground floor accommodation with an impressive kitchen/dining/family room, beautifully fitted with a range of base and eye level units, bamboo wood work surfaces, matching island with a quartz work surface and units beneath, inset Rangemaster oven, bamboo wood floor, bay window and further window to the front aspect. The sitting room has a front aspect, features a fireplace housing a wood burning stove and matching shelved alcoves. The recently built garden room features under floor heating, porcelain tiled floor, a roof lantern, courtesy door to the garage and has full width bi-fold doors leading to the rear garden. Continuing on the ground floor there are three double bedrooms, all with a rear aspect, a family bathroom and a separate utility cupboard with plumbing for appliances. There are many storage cupboards situated in the hallway and a double airing cupboard. On the first floor the landing leads to the master bedroom, which has Velux windows to the front and rear aspects, under eaves storage cupboards, built-in double wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom with a rear window. The second double bedroom has Velux windows to the front and rear aspects, under eaves storage and has an en-suite cloakroom. OUTSIDE The property is approached via a tarmacadam type driveway with a large area capable of standing several vehicles and leads to a garage with up and over door. There is a raised shrub bed to the front, mature trees and brick & flint walls. To the rear, the garden is partly laid to lawn with shrubs and a holly tree, an area of decking and a terraced area covered with porcelain tiles featuring a built-in seating area and yellow Bilau wood panelling. The gardens are enclosed and offer a high degree of privacy. LOCATION No 8 Sicklesmere Road lies just under one mile from the Angel Hill in town and enjoys easy access to the A14. Bury St Edmunds is a thriving medieval market town located in the heart of East Anglia and offers an excellent range of amenities with schooling in the public and private sectors, extensive shopping and leisure facilities, and cultural amenities including the beautiful, historic Theatre Royal, which is the last working Regency playhouse in Britain and the beautiful Abbey Gardens. There is good access to the A14, A11(M11) and the railway station at Bury St Edmunds offers links to mainline services to London's Liverpool Street and Kings Cross DIRECTIONS From the town centre, head in a southerly direction proceeding along Southgate Street out of the town. At the roundabout proceed straight over onto Sicklesmere Road (A134 towards Sudbury). After a short distance No 8 Sicklesmere Road will be found on the right. PROPERTY INFORMATION Services Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage Local Authority West Suffolk Council Council Tax Band E Tenure Freehold Broadband We have been informed that there are superfast broadband speeds of 80Mbps + Mobile Coverage/Signal Yes Viewing Only by appointment with the sole agents Jackson-Stops. Tel. 01284 700535