Characterful Grade II listed property, with a wealth of period features, located in the sought-after village of Stratford St. Mary. Read more
Characterful Grade II listed property, with a wealth of period features, located in the sought-after village of Stratford St. Mary.
Bay House is an attractive Grade II listed property dating back to the early 19th Century; its substantial accommodation is replete with a wealth of period features including exposed beams, sash and bay windows, solid oak and Suffolk brick flooring and open fireplaces.
The property benefits from three well-proportioned reception rooms, each with open fireplaces or wood burning stoves; the sitting room has a partly-separated snug area at one end. The stylish kitchen is finished with granite worktops and the AGA and Belfast sink add country charm to the room; there is also ample space for a breakfast table. The kitchen is further complemented by a useful utility room, providing additional space for appliances. A wet room completes the ground floor accommodation and there is also a wine cellar, access to which is through a trapdoor in the snug. Upstairs, there are six bedrooms and a family bathroom; the master bedroom, to the front of the property, benefits from a large bay window, cast iron fireplace and a exposed beams, and a guest bedroom offers an en-suite bathroom. Outside, the mature garden offers a large patio area, perfect for al fresco dining, and a lawn which is bordered by box hedging and mature shrubs. A double garage and ample off-road parking, located at the rear of the garden, is accessed via a Right of Way on the right-hand side of the property.
Rental Information: Available from June 2019
Tenant Fees: Referencing fees are £300 including VAT for the first two applicants. Guarantor fees are £100 including VAT (if applicable). Check out inventory fee is £90 including VAT, payable upfront.
Entrance Hall Front door into Entrance Hall. Solid wood flooring. Radiator. Two separate staircases to first floor, both with under stairs cupboards.
Drawing Room 17'8" x 11'11" (5.38m x 3.63m). Bay window to front aspect. Ornate fireplace. Picture rail. Radiator.
Dining Room 15'3" x 12'3" (4.65m x 3.73m). Sash window to front aspect, radiator under. Cast iron fireplace. Ornate cornicing and picture rail.
Sitting Room 24' x 11'7" (7.32m x 3.53m). Sash window to front aspect and door to rear aspect. Brick fireplace with wood burner. Radiator. Opening through to:
Snug 9' x 8'5" (2.74m x 2.57m). Door and window to side aspect. Exposed beams. Trapdoor access to wine cellar.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room 17'3" x 13'6" (5.26m x 4.11m). Door and window to side aspect and window to rear aspect. Range of hardwood kitchen units with granite worktop over and Belfast sink with bevelled granite drainer. Space for fridge, dishwasher, electric hob and electric double oven. Oil-fired AGA. Exposed beam. Tiled flooring. Radiator.
Utility Room 6'5" x 5'5" (1.96m x 1.65m). Two windows to rear aspect. Space for washing machine and American-style fridge freezer. Suffolk white brick floor.
Wet Room Obscure window to rear aspect. Walk-in shower with mains shower, wash-hand basin and low-level WC. Upright towel radiator. Shaving point. Fully tiled. Extractor fan.
Landing Sash window to rear aspect.
Bedroom 1 18'6" x 14' (5.64m x 4.27m). Bay window to front aspect. Cast iron fireplace. Exposed beams. Built-in cupboard. Radiator.
Bedroom 2 16' x 12'3" (4.88m x 3.73m). Sash window to front aspect. Cast iron fireplace. Built-in cupboard.
Bedroom 3 13'9" x 10'9" (4.2m x 3.28m). Sash window to front aspect, radiator under. Built-in cupboard.
Bedroom 4 12'6" x 9'3" (3.8m x 2.82m). Sash window to rear aspect, radiator under. Cast iron fireplace. Built-in cupboard housing hot water cylinder. Door through to:
En-suite to Bedroom 4 Single-glazed window to rear aspect. Panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash-hand basin and low-level WC. Radiator.
Bedroom 5 14'6" x 7'3" (4.42m x 2.2m). Windows to side and rear aspects. Radiator.
Bedroom 6 12'9" x 6'9" (3.89m x 2.06m). Single-glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator. (Three steps up into room).
Bathroom Single-glazed obscure window to rear aspect. Double-ended slipper bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low-level WC. Column radiator with towel rail.
Cellar 12'4" x 7'9" (3.76m x 2.36m). Power and light connected.
Outside Rear garden enclosed by brick wall and hedgerow. Patio and lawn. Box hedging, mature trees and shrubs. Vine-covered pergola. Two oil tanks - one for the AGA, one for the heating. Boiler Room. Driveway with double gates leading to:
Double Garage Up-and-over door. Power and light connected. Stairs to eaves storage.