5 bedroom property for sale

Guide price £750,000

Taverham Lane, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8

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Property description

A prestigious detached family home on the River Wensum built by the current owners with the benefit of eight and a half acres of gardens and grounds, ideal for equestrian use.
Freehold

• Plot Approaching 8.5 Acres
• Five Bedroom Detached
• Five En-Suites
• River Frontage, Farmland Views
• Kitchen/Diner
• Sitting Room
• Dining Room
• Conservatory
• 33ft Family Room
• Stables And Tack Room
• Detached Barn
• Two Double Garages
• Study
• Private Setting
• Sought After Location
• Close To Amenities


location The property is located to the north of Norfolk's county capital of Norwich. The facilities and amenities in the village include schooling for all ages including the well regarded Taverham Hill School, post offices, general stores, library, church and public houses. Norwich city has an excellent range of shopping, schooling, banking, leisure facilities, restaurants and bars. Norwich also boasts an international airport and regular mainline rail links to London Liverpool Street station.

Entrance HALL20'7" x 10'2" (6.27m x 3.1m). With solid oak flooring and American white oak split staircase to the first floor, three radiators, coving, doors to ...

Kitchen/DINER21'6" x 16'11" (6.55m x 5.16m). Fitted with a range of base and wall units and a breakfast island, one and a half ceramic sink and drainer unit, range style cooker with hood over, integrated dishwasher and washing machine, tiled splashbacks, space and plumbing for American style fridge/freezer, radiator, Kardean wood effect flooring, double doors to the lounge and double doors to the conservatory, bay window to the front aspect.

CONSERVATORY16'5" x 12'4" (5m x 3.76m). With windows to all aspects, power and light, door to the front and door to the rear.

STUDY17'3" x 9'6" (5.26m x 2.9m). Bay window to the front, radiator, coving and door to the front.

Bathroom Fitted with a corner bath, low level WC and pedestal wash basin, half tiled, radiator, coving and window to the side aspect.

Bedroom FIVE10'6" x 10'1" (3.2m x 3.07m). Radiator, coving, fitted wardrobes and window to the side aspect.

En-suite shower room Fitted with shower a cubicle, low level WC and pedestal wash basin, half tiled, coving, radiator and window to the side aspect.

Bedroom FOUR14'9" x 9'6" (4.5m x 2.9m). Radiator, fitted wardrobe, coving and window to the side aspect.

En-suite shower room Fitted with a shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, half tiled, coving and radiator.

Dining ROOM20'4" x 16'4" (6.2m x 4.98m). With two radiators, coving, ceiling roses, double doors to the lounge and the family room.

Family ROOM33'8" x 18' (10.26m x 5.49m). With solid oak flooring, two radiators, window to the side, window to the rear and two double doors to the rear.

Bedroom THREE16'10" x 14'6" (5.13m x 4.42m). Radiator, fitted wardrobes and window to the side aspect.

En-suite shower room Fitted with a shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, heating towel rail, fully tiled in Travertine and window to the side.

Sitting ROOM21'4" x 16'11" (6.5m x 5.16m). With electric feature fireplace, coving, ceiling roses, two radiators and two windows to the side.

First floor landing Airing cupboard, radiator, cupboard and double doors to the balcony.

Master BEDROOM17' x 16'1" (5.18m x 4.9m). With two radiators, loft access and window to the side.

En-suite shower room With a shower cubicle, his and hers sinks in vanity units, low level WC, Velux window to the side, eaves storage, fully tiled and radiator.

Walk-in wardrobe With radiator, stained glass window to the front aspect and eaves storage.

Bedroom TWO17' x 13'11" (5.18m x 4.24m). Two radiators, eaves storage and window to the side aspect.

En-suite shower room Fitted with a shower cubicle, low level WC, his and hers sinks in vanity unit, eaves storage, Velux window to side, radiator and half tiled.

External The front of the property is approached via electric gates leading to the driveway providing ample off road parking. There are also two double garages and a single garage (currently being used as an office). To the side of the property there are four barns, three stables and a tack room. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a sun terrace area. There are a variety of fruit trees including apple, cooking apple and pear.   Beyond the lawned area, which is currently being used as the main garden, there are further fields leading down to the River Wensum with stunning views across open farmland and stretching all the way down to the side of the property where there is also a further field making the plot approaching eight and a half acres in total.

Agent's note The seller of this property is a relative of an estate agent within Countrywide plc within the meaning of the Estate Agents Act 1979 and a declaration to that effect is hereby made in accordance with Section 21 of that Act.


NR8 Zed-Index
£212,664 £259,785 £178,024 £151,451 £116,073

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Value change
£4,105 (1.97%) £6,335 (3.07%) £14,748 (7.45%) £16,313 (8.31%) £16,178 (8.23%) £12,846 (6.43%) £28,703 (15.60%)
from 
Avg. price paid: £190,905
No. of property sales: 408
Avg. price paid: £186,368
No. of property sales: 1,204
Avg. price paid: £184,570
No. of property sales: 2,055
Avg. price paid: £185,339
No. of property sales: 2,998
Avg. price paid: £129,027
No. of property sales: 9,877

Avg. asking price in NR8: £249,727
No. of properties for sale in NR8: 137
Avg. asking rent in NR8: £668 pcm
No. of properties to rent in NR8: 41

Property value data/graphs for NR8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £259,785 £195 3.7 £233,179
Semi-detached £178,024 £198 2.9 £168,170
Terraced £151,451 £178 2.4 £143,965
Flats £116,073 £183 1.8 £106,879

Current asking prices in NR8

Avg. current asking prices in NR8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £88,317
(3)
£162,349
(8)
£225,312
(55)
£283,745
(40)
£465,455
(11)
Flats £100,000
(1)
£123,122
(16)
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All £91,238
(4)
£136,197
(24)
£225,312
(55)
£283,745
(40)
£465,455
(11)

Current asking rents in NR8

Avg. current asking prices in NR8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £494 pcm
(2)
£593 pcm
(5)
£702 pcm
(12)
£854 pcm
(7)
£1,096 pcm
(1)
Flats £462 pcm
(2)
£585 pcm
(12)
- - -
All £478 pcm
(4)
£587 pcm
(17)
£702 pcm
(12)
£854 pcm
(7)
£1,096 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for NR8

Highest value in NR8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Littlewood £463,503
Costessey Lane £435,882
Hinshalwood Way £433,567
Sylvan Way £429,926
Beechlands £428,148
Highest turnover in NR8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Brancaster Close 50.0%
Judges Gardens 42.3%
Radcliffe Road 40.9%
Stirling Close 40.9%
Cowdewell Mews 40.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Norwich (5.5 miles)
  • Wymondham (8.0 miles)
  • Salhouse (8.2 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (67.9 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (78.9 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (86.1 miles)
  • Reedham Ferry North (16.8 miles)
  • Reedham Ferry South (16.8 miles)
  • Southwold Ferry Landing (31.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Taverham Junior School (0.5 miles)
  • Queen's Hill Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Ghost Hill Infant & Nursery School (0.8 miles)
  • Taverham High School (1.2 miles)
  • Ormiston Victory Academy (1.6 miles)
  • Easton & Otley College (2.3 miles)
  • Hall School (4.1 miles)
  • The Parkside School, Norwich (4.3 miles)
  • The Clare School (4.4 miles)

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  • Warren Roofing Co in Roofing Contractors
    01603 748363
    Renwar, Taverham Lane, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5BE
    0.08 miles from this property
  • A 1 Security in Security systems
    01603 734500
    The Conifers, Taverham Lane, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5BE
    0.08 miles from this property
  • Urban Jungle in Garden Centres
    01603 744997
    Ringland Lane, Old Costessey, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5BG
    0.49 miles from this property
  • Drain Solutions UK Ltd in Drain & Sewer Services
    01603 740412
    Honeysuckle Cottage, Ringland Lane, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5BG
    0.49 miles from this property
  • 3 Cs Roofing & Building Services in Roofing Contractors
    01603 868338
    216 Taverham Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6SU
    0.57 miles from this property
  • Colwell Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01603 868467
    36 Penn Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6NW
    0.61 miles from this property
  • Kitchen Transformations in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01603 671111
    136 West End, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5AN
    0.65 miles from this property
  • Nigel Bird in Carpenter
    01603 864532
    136 Taverham Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6SD
    0.65 miles from this property
  • D G S Ltd in Plumbers
    01603 261574
    24 Shakespeare Way, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6SJ
    0.66 miles from this property
  • Danny Scott in Property Maintenance Services
    07914 273035
    88 Tower Close, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5AY
    0.71 miles from this property
  • W C B S Ltd in Gas Engineers
    01603 742201
    47 Solario Road, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5EJ
    0.72 miles from this property
  • Crown Building Services in Builder
    07836 592406
    The Street, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6TE
    0.73 miles from this property
  • A J Palmer in Builder
    01603 869990
    105 Taverham Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6SE
    0.78 miles from this property
  • P D F Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01603 262705
    81 Taverham Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6SE
    0.78 miles from this property
  • Paul Utting Electrical Services in Electronic Shop
    01603 860468
    3 Penn Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6NJ
    0.78 miles from this property
  • Bell Electrical in Electronic Shop
    01603 743366
    8 Parklands, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5AL
    0.81 miles from this property
  • M Rush Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01603 869646
    86 Taverham Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6SB
    0.81 miles from this property
  • Philip Cooke in Carpet Cleaner
    01603 867513
    72 Shakespeare Way, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6SL
    0.82 miles from this property
  • B C Hoskins in Electronic Shop
    01603 860871
    10 Millers Breck, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6NH
    0.89 miles from this property
  • T R Olley in Builder
    01603 868361
    50 Nightingale Drive, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6TR
    0.89 miles from this property
  • A J Baker in Builder
    01603 860017
    Pipit House, 26 Ringland Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6TG
    0.90 miles from this property
  • Fuller Electrical Services Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01603 261247
    51 Cameron Green Taverham, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6UA
    0.91 miles from this property
  • S Taylor Plumbing & Heating Ltd in Plumbers
    01603 866806
    56 Springfield Road, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6QU
    0.94 miles from this property
  • Jonathan Miller Decorators in Painters & Decorators
    01603 747021
    50 The Street, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5DD
    0.98 miles from this property
  • A T V Scenic Services in Carpenters & Joiners
    01603 745892
    12 West End, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5AG
    0.99 miles from this property
  • Mills Electrical Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01603 744510
    17 The Street, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 5DB
    1.00 miles from this property
  • K R Robertson Plumbing & Heating in Boiler Repair & Servicer
    01603 860524
    23 Sheridan Close, Drayton, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6RW
    1.06 miles from this property
  • A R Plumbing & Heating Ltd in Plumbers
    01603 262465
    19 Hazel Close, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6YE
    1.06 miles from this property
  • Tim Whipps in Double Glazing Installer
    01603 867164
    Trentham, Beech Avenue, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6HW
    1.08 miles from this property
  • Building Plans Ltd in Architectural Service
    01603 868377
    Unit 10 Beech Avenue, Taverham, Norwich, Norfolk NR8 6HW
    1.08 miles from this property

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