Butley Mills, Butley
For Sale £500,000
The property is located 5 miles south of Snape Maltings with its world famous concert hall and all year programme of music and dance in every genre. The historic market town of Woodbridge is about 8 miles to the west with its extensive range of shops and professional services, schools for all age groups, doctors, dentists and veterinary surgeries.
Orford 4 miles
Woodbridge 8 miles
Aldeburgh 12 miles
Ipswich 17 miles
London 100 miles
Rail station at Woodbridge on the Lowestoft to Ipswich line, thereafter to London Liverpool Street
Easting: 638540 Northing: 251716
From Woodbridge travel along the A1152 to Bromeswell (2 miles). Turn right along the B1084 for 6 miles to Chillesford. Turn right onto Mill Lane, the property is 1/3rd of a mile along, first building on the right hand side.
The property has served the immediate agricultural area as a Provender Mill for over 200 years and has been powered by the Mill Stream. The latter is to the west and the main Butley River estuary is to the east with its vast expanse of reeds.
Butley Mills makes the perfect base for birdwatchers and those keen to explore nearby Orford and Snape with their respective Ore and Alde rivers. The very attractive and popular seaside resort of Aldeburgh is to the north east. Those interested in sailing have one of the largest estuarine areas in northern Europe to investigate. This also being an important area for off-shore cruising with Holland only 100 miles to the east.
A wide well-lit central staircase with shallow risers provides access to four of the apartments whilst the Thomas Crisp apartment has a private external wooden staircase (see brochure). The five units are complimented by the communal areas on the ground floor with direct access onto the extensive decked area adjoining the mill pond with wonderful views across the adjoining meadowland to the west.
All existing fixtures, fittings and furniture may be available to purchase subject to negotiation.
Mains water and electricity connected. No mains gas available. Private sewage treatment plant.
Tenure - Freehold
Possession - Vacant possession will be given on completion (or with holiday accomodation occupied as may be agreed between seller and buyer).
The property is not registered for VAT.
Each side will bear their own legal and surveyors costs in connection with the sale.
To the south of the Mill is a car parking area suitable for about 8 cars.
Strictly by prior appointment through the agent;
Durrants Commercial, 32-34 Thoroughfare, Harleston, Norfolk, IP20 9AU.
Tel: 01379 851038