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Tennens Properties are delighted to bring to the market this characterful Grade II Listed cottage ideally located close to local schools and amenities being just 1.7 miles from Finborough School and 2 miles from Stowmarket train station having direct links to Colchester, Ipswich, Cambridge and London Liverpool Street.

The property boasts a wealth of character features and offers spacious family accommodation which in brief comprises entrance hall, kitchen/breakfast room, dining room/garden room, utility room, sitting room, snug, drawing room, play room and three ground floor bedrooms. On the first floor there is the master bedroom with adjoining dressing room and ensuites bathroom, landing area/bedroom, family bathroom and further bedroom. Outside there are extensive gardens with pond, mature trees, raised flower and vegetable beds, and patio area. There are views over countryside to the rear of the property. A gravelled driveway leads to the property and provides ample parking for numerous vehicles. A viewing of this property is highly recommended to appreciate the excellent accommodation on offer.

ENTRANCE HALL With exposed beams, double glazed window to rear and doors to Kitchen/Breakfast Room.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 18′ 5" x 15′ 5" (5.61m x 4.7m) With exposed beams and a range of matching wall and base units, 1 and 1/2 sink bowl, extractor hood, space for fridge/freezer, windows to front and side and door to rear garden, door to utility room and dining/garden room.

UTILITY ROOM 8′ 1" x 4′ 4" (2.46m x 1.32m) Fitted with work surface and base units, sink, space for washing machine and tumble dryer, central heating and hot water boiler, and window to side.

DINING ROOM / GARDEN ROOM 13′ 10" x 9′ 4" (4.22m x 2.84m) Lovely light room with wooden flooring, radiator and French doors to garden.

SITTING ROOM 18′ 4" x 11′ 10" (5.59m x 3.61m) Exposed beams, open fireplace with wood burner, windows to side aspect, 2 radiators and door to Snug.

STUDY 12′ 6" x 9′ 10" (3.81m x 3m) Exposed beams, window to front, radiator and door to Bedroom.

BEDROOM 11′ 2" x 11′ 11" (3.4m x 3.63m) With built in storage cupboard, windows to front and rear aspects, radiator.

SNUG 12′ 2" x 10′ 2" (3.71m x 3.1m) Exposed beams, door leading to staircase, open fireplace, windows to side aspect and door to bathroom.

BATHROOM 12′ 1" x 3′ 10" (3.68m x 1.17m) Fitted with matching suite of sunken bath, low level wc, wash hand basin, window to side and underfloor heating.

PLAY ROOM 12′ 4" x 12′ 2" (3.76m x 3.71m) With radiator, wooden flooring, window to side and door to rear garden. Doors to further bedrooms.

BEDROOM 11′ 11" x 9′ 3" (3.63m x 2.82m) With windows to rear and side aspects, radiator and loft access.

BEDROOM 11′ 11" x 9′ 3" (3.63m x 2.82m) With windows to side and rear aspects and radiator.


BEDROOM 19′ 7" x 10′ 2" (5.97m x 3.1m) Exposed beams, wooden floor, loft access, feature brick wall, window to rear aspect and steps down to inner hallway and bathroom.

DRESSING ROOM 11′ 9" x 8′ 6" (3.6m x 2.6m) With wooden flooring, loft access, window to side aspect, radiator and door to bathroom.

BATHROOM 9′ 6" x 4′ 5" (2.9m x 1.35m) Fitted with matching suite of shower cubicle, wc, and wash hand basin, exposed beams, windows to both side aspects and door into further bathroom.

FAMILY BATHROOM 5′ 1" x 9′ 5" (1.55m x 2.87m) With matching suite of bath with shower over, wc, wash hand basin, exposed beams, radiator, extractor fan and door to bedroom.

LANDING/BEDROOM 10′ 3" x 9′ 0" (3.12m x 2.74m) Window to front aspect, exposed beams, built in storage cupboard and radiator.

BEDROOM 12′ 1" x 10′ 11" (3.68m x 3.33m) With built in storage cupboard, window to rear aspect and radiator.

OUTSIDE The property boasts beautiful gardens with views over countryside to the rear. The property is approached via a gravel driveway which provides ample parking for numerous vehicles. The majority of the gardens are laid to lawn with a pond, mature trees and shrubs, raised flower and vegetable beds and patio area.

DIRECTIONS From our offices on Moreton Hall join the A14 eastbound for 1.2 miles leaving at junction 47a. Take the Haughley Road to Forest Road, Onehouse, where the property can be located by a Tennens For Sale Board.

VIEWINGS To arrange a viewing please call either Suzanne or Liz on 01284 754950 or by emailing [email protected]

LETTINGS Tennens Properties Ltd also offer a professional, Lettings and Management Service. If you are considering renting your property in order to purchase or looking to purchase an investment property and wanting advice please call Barry on 01284 754950 or email [email protected]



Elder Cottage
Forest Road
IP14 3ER


  • Characterful Grade II Listed Cottage
  • Ideal Location close to Train Station and Amenities
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Extensive Gardens
  • Ample Parking
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Flexible Accommodation
  • Sitting Room / Snug / Play Room
  • Drawing Room / Kitchen,Breakfast Room

Floor Plan

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