Skip to main content Skip to footer

5 bed detached house for sale

£835,000 Guide price

The Avenue, Great Barton, Bury St. Edmunds IP31

5 4 5
Interested in this property? Call +44 1284 628892 * or

* Calls to this number will be recorded for quality, compliance and training purposes.

Property features

  • 0.7 Acre Plot (sts)
  • Spacious Versatile Accommodation
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Wealth of Period Features

Property description

Martin & Co are delighted to offer for sale this substantial 5 bedroom detached thatched house with wealth of period features, in rural but not isolated village location. Spacious versatile accommodation comprising kitchen/diner, living room, 2 other reception rooms, study, 5 bedrooms, 2 ensuites, family bathroom and downstairs wet room. Set centrally in 0.7 acre (sts) plot with in/out drive, heated swimming pool with shower area and sauna. Benefits from various outbuildings with power/light, oil fired central heating and offered chain free.

Accommodation comprises: Oak front door opening to:

Entrance: 5' 06" x 5' 04" (1.68m x 1.63m) Lead light windows to side aspect. Flagstone flooring. Radiator. Alarm panel. Glazed door opening to:

Reception area: 14' 01" x 13' 08" (4.29m x 4.17m) Flagstone flooring. Exposed beams and wall plates. Radiator with decorative cover. Stairs rising to first floor with cupboard under. Alarm control panel.

Reception/study: 12' 02" x 6' 04" (3.71m x 1.93m) Double fitted cupboard. Two windows to front and side aspect. Flagstone flooring. Radiator. Exposed wall plates.

Living room: 25' 08" x 18' 02" (7.82m x 5.54m) Narrowing to 14' 08" (4.47m). Impressive inglenook brick fireplace with bressemer beam over, tiled hearth and inset multi-fuel/wood burning stove. Bay windows to front aspect, one with built in window seat and further windows to side and rear along with French doors opening onto patio area. Exposed beams and wall plates with stripped oak floorboards. Two cast iron radiators. Large integral storage cupboard.

Kitchen/diner 34' 07" x 14' 11" (10.54m x 4.55m) Range of oak wall and base units with granite worktop, upstand, drainer grooves and two under counter ceramic sinks with mixer tap. Integrated appliances include fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher. Space for range cooker with glass splashback, flanked by cupboards with mantle over incorporating extractor. Central island unit with granite top and cupboards under. Two windows overlooking garden and pond with stable door giving access to garden. Flagstone flooring throughout with French doors opening to patio area and garden. Two radiators with decorative covers. Double doors opening to:

Reception/games room: 18' 00" x 10' 04" (5.49m x 3.15m) Flagstone flooring. French doors to patio area and garden. Radiator. Further glazed doors to:

Pool room: 40' 06" x 20 ' 04" (12.34m x 6.2m) Vaulted room with Velux windows, exposed trusses and three sets of French doors opening to patio and garden. Wall mounted heater. Swimming Pool: 27' 00" x 13' 00" (8.23m x 3.96m) with cover and steps. Fully tiled mosaic tiled area with thermostatic shower.

Pool pump/changing room: 7' 02" x 4' 11" (2.18m x 1.5m) Decked flooring and slatted seating/shelving.

Wet room: 7' 02" x 5' 00" (2.18m x 1.52m) Fully tiled with thermostatic shower, low level WC and wall hung hand basin. Radiator. Obscured window to side aspect.

First floor landing area: L shaped with stripped oak floorboards. Two windows to side aspect. Radiator.

Master bedroom: 18' 03" x 13' 06" (5.56m x 4.11m) Impressive room with vaulted ceiling and feature window overlooking swimming pool. Further windows to rear and side aspect. Stripped oak floorboards. Eaves storage. Radiator. Door to:

Ensuite: 11' 06" x 7' 07" (3.51m x 2.31m) Four piece suite comprising half tiled bath with mixer tap/shower attachment, glass screen, separate shower cubicle with thermostatic shower and glass door, low level WC and wash basin with pedestal. Radiator. Window to side aspect. Stripped oak floorboards. Loft hatch.

Bedroom two: 15' 07" x 14' 10" (4.75m x 4.52m) Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and wall plates. Window to front and side aspect. Stripped oak floorboards. Radiator. Door to:

Ensuite: 9' 08" x 4' 11" (2.95m x 1.5m) Three piece suite comprising shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, glass screen, low level WC and corner wash basin with pedestal and splashback. Stripped oak floorboards. Window to front aspect. Fitted storage cupboard. Radiator.

Bedroom three: 12' 06" x 9' 08" (3.81m x 2.95m) Window to front and side aspect. Radiator. Exposed beams and wall plates. Stripped oak floorboards. Double fitted wardrobe.

Bedroom four: 9' 10" x 8' 11" (3m x 2.72m) Window to front aspect with further high level internal window to landing area. Exposed beams and wall plates. Stripped oak floorboards. Radiator.

Bedroom five: 9' 07" x 8' 01" (2.92m x 2.46m) Window to side aspect overlooking pond. Stripped oak floorboards. Radiator.

Bathroom: 9' 08" x 6' 05" (2.95m x 1.96m) Three piece suite comprising half tiled bath with mixer tap, glass screen, low level WC and wash basin with pedestal. Stripped oak floorboards. Window to side aspect. Airing cupboard housing water cylinder.

Outside: Plot extending to some 0.7acres (sts) with sweeping in/out gravel drive and 5 bar gates. Mainly laid to lawn with assorted trees, shrubs and planted borders with mature boundary hedges and pond. Various patio areas on each side with gazebo and summerhouse with power/light. Further outbuilding with windows overlooking garden, alarm and power/light. Other outbuildings include boiler room and wood store along with oil tank store.

Additional information: Council Tax Band: F
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
Mains water, drainage and electricity connected
Electrical Safety Certificate (2016)
Alarm System
Vacant Possession upon Completion

viewing arrangements: Strictly by appointment with the Sales Agent, Martin & Co. Please call to arrange a viewing.

Directions: From our office on Angel Hill bear right onto Mustow Street and continue onto Eastgate Street. At roundabout turn right onto Barton road then keep going until traffic lights, turn left and head under bridge then take 2nd exit on rounabout signposted A143 towards Diss continue then take first left onto The Avenue where the property can be found on the left hand side.

Location: Great Barton is generally considered one of the most popular and desirable villages in this part of West Suffolk situated approximately three miles from Bury St Edmunds and enjoying a wide range of local facilities. Good access to A14 providing links to Stowmarket, Ipswich and Felixstowe to the East and Newmarket, Cambridge, the M11 and Stansted Airport to the West. The local facilities include Primary School with catchment area for Thurston Community College along with other services including Post Office, petrol station with shop, Church, Public House/Restaurant, active local community village hall, regular bus service and playing fields.

Energy performance rating: F30. A full copy of the report is available upon request from the Sales Agent.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

View original

Market activity
Average price paid £342,894 Sales 257 Current average value £379,597 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £15,849 ▲ 4.36%

Property value data/graphs for IP31

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £448,541 £280 3.8 £406,715
Semi-detached £272,798 £283 3.0 £261,866
Terraced £234,559 £274 2.5 £217,449
Flats £147,255 - 2.0 £203,666

Current asking prices in IP31

Average: £409,653
Avg. current asking prices in IP31
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £212,499
(8)
£312,059
(17)
£476,357
(28)
£655,562
(8)
Flats £100,000
(1)
- - - -
All £100,000
(1)
£212,499
(8)
£312,059
(17)
£476,357
(28)
£655,562
(8)

Current asking rents in IP31

Average: £1,273 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in IP31
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £802 pcm
(1)
£940 pcm
(5)
£1,322 pcm
(2)
£1,749 pcm
(5)
£1,523 pcm
(2)
Flats £802 pcm
(1)
- - - -
All £802 pcm
(2)
£940 pcm
(5)
£1,322 pcm
(2)
£1,749 pcm
(5)
£1,523 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for IP31

Highest value in IP31
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Thedwastre Road £792,784
Hunston, Bury St. Edmunds IP31 £635,243
The Park £631,500
Beyton Road £590,662
Grimstone End £581,107
Highest turnover in IP31
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Long Thurlow Row 58.3%
Shinham Bridge 50.0%
Stanton 48.4%
Bobbys Way 45.5%
Plummer Close 45.5%

What Zoopla users think of Great Barton

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 72% (11 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 2 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 3 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 3.5 stars
Transport & travel

Rate Great Barton:

Tell us what you think of this area by rating these categories.
Please note your vote will only be counted once.

Community & safety
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Parks & recreation
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Schools & public services
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Transport & travel
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5

Nearby transport

  • Bury St Edmunds (2.0 miles)
  • Thurston (2.4 miles)
  • Elmswell (6.8 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (34.4 miles)
  • Norwich International Airport (35.5 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (48.0 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (30.4 miles)
  • Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing (30.6 miles)
  • Harwich Harbour Ferry Landing (31.3 miles)

Nearby schools

View all schools in St Edmundsbury
  • Great Barton Church of England Primary Academy (0.7 miles)
  • Abbots Green Community Primary School (1.2 miles)
  • Sebert Wood Community Primary School (1.7 miles)
  • Bury St Edmunds County Upper School (2.4 miles)
  • Suffolk One (21.2 miles)
  • Westbridge Academy (21.5 miles)
  • Moreton Hall School (1.5 miles)
  • Priory School (1.7 miles)
  • Sybil Andrews Academy (2.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for St Edmundsbury

About the neighbours in IP31

AskMe Q&A for St Edmundsbury

Ask a question

See all AskMe Q&A in St Edmundsbury

For more information about this property, please contact
Martin & Co Burys St Edmunds, IP33 on +44 1284 628892 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£3,229 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 83,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,005 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £33/mo (£400/yr)
Compare insurance deals now In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £64 Electricity £71 Estimated energy cost £135/mo

Similar properties could save up to £598

How Much Could I Save? In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 25700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Water

Supply £25 Sewerage £31 Estimated water cost £56 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

Contact Martin & Co Burys St Edmunds about this property

Enter details
    Morning (8am-noon)
    Afternoon (noon-5pm)
    Evening (5pm-9pm)
  1. Characters remaining: 500

By submitting this form, you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. When you click 'Send message''Request valuation', we will pass your personal data to the selected estate agents so that those agents can respond to your request for information or to arrange a viewing. valuation request.

Disclaimer

Property descriptions and related information displayed on this page, with the exclusion of Running Costs data, are marketing materials provided by Martin & Co Burys St Edmunds, and do not constitute property particulars. Please contact Martin & Co Burys St Edmunds for full details and further information. The Running Costs data displayed on this page are provided by Zoopla to give an indication of potential running costs based on various data sources. Zoopla does not warrant or accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the property descriptions, related information or Running Costs data provided here.

Properties on the market nearby

20 more properties like this

View all The Avenue property for sale