Horse Chestnut House 24-25 Sotherton Corner,

Guide Price £795,000

  • 6
  • 5
  • 3

Six bedroom detached house in Sotherton

Key Features

  • Delightful detached house
  • Lovely location
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Flexible accommodation - annexe potential
  • Beautifully presented
  • 3 Bathrooms, en-suite to master
  • Impressive conservatory
  • Far reaching views
  • Double garage & plenty of parking
  • Short drive to Halesworth & coast

Property Description

Half glazed entrance door to ENTRANCE HALL with brick fire surround, pamment hearth enclosing multifuel stove, stairs to potential self-contained annexe as there are two bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor and on the ground floor off the entrance hall a KITCHEN with a range of base and wall units in cream 'Shaker' style units with solid oak worktops, stainless steel sink, 4 x ring ceramic hob, eye level fan assisted oven and grill, oak effect flooring. From the entrance hall an opening leads into the DINING ROOM, a lovely light room with a pair of French doors leading to the magnificent CONSERVATORY with glazed doors to the rear garden. DRAWING ROOM with large full height brick chimney breast with oak bressummer enclosing multifuel stove raised on pamment hearth, oak effect flooring and door to garden. KITCHEN with a range of high quality solid oak units with raised and fielded panel doors, light work surfaces with granite insert, 1 ½ bowl sink unit, ceramic tiled splashbacks, eye level fan assisted 'Neff' oven and grill, 'Neff'4 x ring ceramic hob, space and plumbing for dishwasher. UTILITY ROOM matching base and wall units, granite work surface, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Rear INNER HALLWAY with stairs to first floor and doors to: CLOAKROOM/WC., and STUDY/OFFICE. From the kitchen a door opens to the useful BOOT ROOM with a range of storage cupboards and cloak cupboard plus a rear door to garden. From the boot room a step up leads to the GARDEN ROOM a lovely large room that could be a games/music/sewing room or could be made into a self- contained annexe if extended to the rear with a wet room and kitchen. Two doors lead into the rear garden.

FIRST FLOOR: LANDING with access to roofspace, fully boarded, fitted loft ladder, 'Velux' rooflight. BEDROOM ONE with door to EN-SUITE shower room/WC with 'Hydra Jet' power shower, wash basin. Three further BEDROOMS and FAMILY BATHROOM with 'P' shaped bath with shower over, WC, wash basin and 'Velux' rooflight.

OUTSIDE: Accessed from the quiet road along a shingled track in front of a row of quaint cottages and then through a five bar gate one arrives at a shingled parking area for several vehicles. A low gate in a wicket fence leads to the rear garden laid mainly to lawn interspersed with trees, beds and borders. A large block paved area for entertaining lies to the eastern boundary. A further block paved area leads around the front of the property and past the Garden Room to the timber DOUBLE GARAGE with power and light. There is a useful timber shed and a greenhouse. To the rear is a concrete hardstanding for the oil tank, refuse bins, water butt etc. there is a raised bed enclosed within a brick retaining wall that presently is planted with productive raspberry canes. A shingle right of way leads around the eastern and southern boundary to the garage area via a five bar gate and provides further parking for a number of vehicles.

SERVICES: Mains water and electricity, private drainage, oil fired central heating. Solar pipes provide hot water.

LOCAL AUTHORITY: East Suffolk Council 01502562111


VIEWING: Strictly by appointment with the Vendors' agent

Property Location

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Train Stations

  • Halesworth Rail Station 2.78 miles
  • Brampton (Suffolk) Rail Station 3.28 miles
  • Darsham Rail Station 5.75 miles
  • Beccles Rail Station 7.43 miles
  • Saxmundham Rail Station 10.01 miles


  • Rainbow, Halesworth 3.02 miles
  • Somerfield, Southwold 4.87 miles
  • Rainbow, Beccles 7.27 miles
  • Somerfield, Beccles 7.33 miles
  • Tesco, Beccles 7.48 miles

Primary Schools

  • Wenhaston Primary School 2.07 miles
  • Holton St Peter Community Primary School 2.09 miles
  • Brampton CofE VC Primary School 2.26 miles
  • Edgar Sewter Community Primary School 2.84 miles
  • Bramfield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School 3.56 miles

Secondary Schools

  • Sir John Leman High School 6.89 miles
  • Beccles Free School 6.91 miles
  • Bungay High School 8.46 miles
  • Pakefield School 9.53 miles
  • Saxmundham Free School 10.19 miles

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

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Halesworth office

Thomas Blackburn
Residential Sales Manager - Halesworth

12 Thoroughfare, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8AH

01986 872553
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