Rushmere Road, Ipswich
A substantial 4/5-bedroom family home benefitting from a 1-bedroom annexe located on one of the most sought-after residential roads in Ipswich. Large plot, double garage, and ample parking.
Fully glazed panel door with matching side panels through to
Good Sized Reception Lobby
Exposed brickwork with wall light and wrought iron hanging lights and connecting front door to annexe accommodation. Picture window throwing natural light through to the living room area, and solid oak door through to
Oak flooring, double radiator, central heating thermostat, telephone point, internet point, fully carpeted stairs to first floor and doors off to
White suite comprising corner fitted hot and cold wash hand basin and close coupled WC, half tiled splashbacks, window, cluster of three spotlights, useful storage cupboard under the stairs (fully lit).
The Dining Room
Windows to side elevation, TV point, recessed arch with storage cupboard
double radiator, fitted carpet. Large walk-in pantry cupboard with shelving, fully lit and window.
A modern kitchen with window to rear with pleasant views to garden, fitted out in light grey units comprising single drainer stainless steel sink unit set in post form work surfaces with cupboards and space under, plumbing for dishwasher. Built in four ring Neff gas hob with extractor over and adjacent Neff microwave and electric oven. A full range of eye level units to match base units with concealed lighting under. Double aspect windows, four inset spotlights to ceiling, good sized central island unit with light oak top and built in fridge with adjacent shelved cupboards, double radiator. A part glazed leaded light door to
Power points with large space for fridge freezer, tiled flooring and double fully glazed doors leading to the rear garden.
The Living Room
Original fireplace with inset gas log effect fire set in light oak open fireplace with slate hearth and tiled surround. Two recessed arches, Television point, large window to rear, two pairs of wall lights with matching centre light, coved ceiling and fully glazed panel doors leading through to
Large Conservatory with Shaped Bay
Wall mounted heating thermostat, built in cupboard, recessed shelf, underfloor heating, pleasant views over rear garden, fully glazed French doors to the rear garden, fully tiled floor and fully glazed panelled door through to
The Annexe Accommodation (over two floors)
Window to front elevation and connecting front door from the main houses entrance porch. Red brick open fireplace with inset log effect electric fire with brick surround and tiled hearth. TV point, two double radiators, wired smoke alarms and door through to
Single drainer twin bowl stainless steel sink unit with cupboards and space under, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for fridge, Neff electric cooker with four ring gas hob and extractor over. Wall mounted Vaillant gas fired boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating system serving annexe accommodation and outside office next door to garage. A full range of light oak units to match base units with ample power points throughout. Pleasant views over garden via window to rear. Cushioned flooring, single radiator.
From the living room, door through to
with fuse box and cloaks rail and door through to
White suite comprising wall mounted hot and cold wash hand basin and close coupled WC.
From the main living room area - open plan fully carpeted staircase to
First Floor Landing
Door through to
Good Sized Bedroom
Dual aspect windows, double radiator, fitted carpet, large shelved wardrobe cupboard with light, TV point and door through to
Coloured suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hands basin and close coupled WC. Access to insulated loft area, window to rear, double radiator.
Main House Cont.
First Floor Landing
Feature half landing with dual aspect windows and secondary double glazing.
Built-in airing cupboard housing Copper tank with fitted emersion heater. Single radiator, access to insulated loft, doors to
White suite comprising wall mounted hot and cold wash hand basin and close coupled WC with post formed marble effect work surface over, two windows with fitted blinds, a number of inset spotlights to ceiling, fully tiled floor and further fully tiled shower cubicle, extractor fan.
Fully fitted with three full length mirror fronted wardrobes and further wardrobe cupboards around bed and over, two fully lit shelf units, separate matching dressing table with drawers under and mirror over. Single radiator, door through to
Jacuzzi corner bath with shower mixer tap, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Double shower unit, fully tiled window to rear, radiator, inset spotlights, full length vanity cupboards, tiled flooring.
UPVC window (leaded light) with pleasant views over the rear garden, built in double wardrobe with cupboards over, further built in wardrobe with hanging rail, centre light, recessed arch, fitted carpet.
Fitted carpet, radiator, window to side.
OUTSIDE The property enjoys a larger than average plot, particularly to the rear and is approached via a shingle driveway providing ample car parking for up to 8/9 cars with neat open lawns to either side and totally enclosed by mature shrubs and eight foot high live hedging. Outside courtesy lights, gas metre box and personal door to one side of the property to bin storage area and part glazed door through to lean-to conservatory and further Suffolk latch door to outside boiler room with gas fired boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating system, outside water tap.
The other side of the shingle driveway leads to the detached double garage with two up and over doors, with large good-sized office to the rear with central heating and ample power points. Paved pathway provides access via personal door to the rear garden. Shaped patio area providing idyllic suntrap with secondary patio area close by to the house with garden shed approximately 12' x 10' and 2nd water tap. Good sized ornamental fishpond with raised brick plinth and working fountain. The rear garden is laid to a large open lawned area interspersed with mature shrubs and conifer trees/borders with very attractive paved pathways leading through to extended width/further neat lawned areas with a variety of young fruit trees and large conifers to the far rear providing total seclusion. Large greenhouse approx. 12' x 10' and good-sized fruit cages, further orchard area with mature apple trees and a range of useful timber outbuildings/stores.
ABOUT THE AREA The thriving town of Ipswich is set on the estuary of the River Orwell, providing fantastic walks and sailing. The vibrant waterfront has undergone and extensive gentrification programme in recent years offering bars, restaurants, and the marina. Ipswich is a popular "commutable" town with direct link to London Liverpool Station, a journey time of approximately 65 minutes. Ipswich is the county town of Suffolk and offers a wide variety of shopping, commercial and leisure facilities including a full range of sports clubs and societies, restaurants, and high street sores. There is an excellent choice of schooling within both the state and private sectors. Excellent sailing and golfing facilities are both available nearby or on the popular Suffolk Heritage Coast and there is good access to various road networks via the A12 to the South with links to London and the M25 and via the A14 to the Midlands and M11.
- Elegant Detached Family Home
- Self-Contained Annexe
- Versatile Accommodation
- En-suite to Master Bedroom
- Large Established Garden
- Highly Sought After Location & School Catchment