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Parkmead 1 Romany Road,
Oulton Broad,
Lowestoft, Suffolk

Guide Price £849,000

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Three bedroom detached bungalow in Oulton Broad

Key Features

  • No Onward Chain
  • Individually Designed By Local Architect Alan Paine
  • Mooring of 40ft X 25ft
  • 0.37 Acre Plot
  • Panoramic Views of Oulton Broad & Nicholas Everitt Park
  • Double Garage & Ample Parking
  • 23ft Sitting Room
  • Spacious Basement Area Offering Plenty Of Storage Space

Property Description

A unique and never before offered property on the open market located in a premium position overlooking Oulton Broad, offering 2649 square feet of living space.

Originally built as a retirement home for the ex Chairman of the Port and Haven Authority, it has a number of high quality teak windows and a significant feature marble fireplace.
The property was designed by renowned local architect Alan Paine, as a single level dwelling, waterside home with a 40ft mooring dock and slip way, facing south which bathes the garden and house in sunshine from dawn until late afternoon.

The accommodation comprises 3 bedrooms, 2 of which are ensuite, a central atrium and roller shutter double garage leading to substantial under croft with boiler room and a large storage area / games room.

The front of the property is entered via electric gates and has parking spaces for four or more vehicles
There is a mature well stocked garden within an 0.37 acre plot, which has many specimen camellias and other shrubs.
The mooring dock has space for two cruisers and has the right to position a mooring buoy on the broad.

There is potential for development and the property is sold with vacant possession and no onward chain.
Either as a lock and leave light airy second home or as an easy to maintain family home both purposes would be well served.

Early viewing is recommended.

DIRECTIONS Heading out of Beccles via Blyburgate & Ingate, at the traffic lights proceed straight on into Lowestoft Road & thence Worlingham. At the roundabout take the right hand fork signposted Lowestoft. Go straight over the next roundabout, through the Barnby bends & into Carlton Colville. Go straight over the roundabout & proceed on this road, going straight over at the traffic lights opposite The Flying Dutchman pub. Proceed over the bridge into Bridge Road. At the roundabout take the left hand turn into Saltwater Way, go over the bridge, take the left hand turn at the roundabout near The Wherry into Commodore Road. Take the left hand turn into Caldecott Road. Follow the road to the left. This road leads to Romany Road. The property is immediately on the left hand side, after the slight bend.

LOCATION Oulton Broad is a wonderful area of Suffolk close to the popular seaside town of Lowestoft with its full range of shopping, banking, schooling, sporting & leisure facilities. Oulton Broad Itself is one of the finest stretches of inland water in the UK and forms the southern gateway to the Norfolk broads National park and has a 1000 acre wetland bird sanctuary just up river.
Also by going through the lock you are less than 12 miles from Southwold.It is a very popular place for water sports such as; sailing, canoeing, rowing & boating as well as having its own variety of restaurants, cafes, pubs, bars, shops and two railway stations that have the new high speed train directly to London within 2 hours usually.

SERVICES Oil Central Heating, Mains water & drainage and electricity (1000mbs fibre optic has just arrived at the front gate )
(Durrants have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services and so cannot verify they are in working order).

VIEWING Viewing is strictly by arrangement with the vendors agents Durrants, please call 01502 712122.

DURRANTS BUILDING CONSULTANCY Our Building Consultancy Team will be happy to provide advice to prospective buyers on planning applications, architectural design, building regulations and project management please contact the team directly on 01379 646603.

Property Location

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Train Stations

  • Oulton Broad South Rail Station 0.49 miles
  • Oulton Broad North Rail Station 0.59 miles
  • Lowestoft Rail Station 2.01 miles
  • Somerleyton Rail Station 3.17 miles
  • Haddiscoe Rail Station 4.94 miles


  • Tesco, Lowestoft 0.70 miles
  • Co-Op, Lowestoft 0.97 miles
  • Co-Op, Lowestoft 0.97 miles
  • Lidl, Lowestoft 1.22 miles
  • Rainbow, Lowestoft 1.28 miles

Primary Schools

  • Oulton Broad Primary School 0.37 miles
  • Dell Primary School 0.63 miles
  • Elm Tree Community Primary School 0.97 miles
  • Woods Loke Community Primary School 1.29 miles
  • Westwood Primary School 1.32 miles

Secondary Schools

  • East Point Academy 1.22 miles
  • The Benjamin Britten High School 1.92 miles
  • Pakefield School 2.06 miles
  • Ormiston Denes Academy 2.18 miles
  • Beccles Free School 5.62 miles

Distances are as the crow flies and the property listed may not be in the schools catchment area.

Contact our
Beccles office

Lisa Brown
Residential Sales Manager - Beccles

10 New Market, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9HA

01502 712122
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