Guide Price £750,000
Cumberland Street, Woodbridge
31a Cumberland Street is a well presented 4 bedroom Town House situated in the heart of Woodbridge within walking distance of the shops in the Thoroughfare, restaurants, pubs, new swimming pool and gym complex, library, cinema, doctors’ and dentists’ surgeries, railway station and River Deben. The property is believed to have been built in the late 1980’s by Ingram Smith (a well-known local firm of builders) and benefits from a garage and a beautiful enclosed courtyard garden enjoying a southerly aspect.
About The Property
31a Cumberland Street is a well presented 4 bedroom Town House situated in the heart of Woodbridge within walking distance of the shops in the Thoroughfare, restaurants, pubs, new swimming pool and gym complex, library, cinema, doctors' and dentists' surgeries, railway station and River Deben. The property is believed to have been built in the late 1980's by Ingram Smith (a well-known local firm of builders) and benefits from a garage and a beautiful enclosed courtyard garden enjoying a southerly aspect. Arranged over three floors the accommodation comprises, entrance hall offering a storage/meter cupboard, boiler cupboard (housing a modern condensing gas fired central heating boiler) and recess for coats, WC, modern open plan kitchen and garden room/dining room with ornate arched top recess, engineered oak flooring and casement doors opening to the rear courtyard garden. A carpeted staircase rises from the hall to the first floor landing proving access to the drawing room that has a feature fireplace with living flame coal effect gas fire, an arched top recess and a glazed box bay window overlooking the rear courtyard garden. The master bedroom is situated to the front of the property offering views towards the Abbey playing fields and has built in cupboards and a modern en-suite bathroom complete with separate shower cubicle. A further carpeted staircase rises from the first floor landing to the second floor providing access to the airing cupboard, the modern family bathroom and three further double bedrooms. The property offers wonderful views over the Abbey School grounds and forms part of the award winning Cumberland Mews. The house has been updated and modernised by the current owners to provide flexible accommodation benefitting from gas fired central heating.
Woodbridge is a well served market town, steeped in history with a fine selection of shops and restaurants; it has its own theatres, swimming pool, doctors, dentists and railway station on the Ipswich-Lowestoft East Suffolk Line. Woodbridge lies on the River Deben and is renowned for its sailing facilities. Around the town there are various buildings from the Tudor, Georgian, Regency and Victorian eras. Nearby schools include the highly regarded Abbey (Preparatory School) & Woodbridge School (Senior School), Woodbridge Primary School and Farlingaye High School. The County Town of Ipswich is 10 miles South-West of Woodbridge and benefits from a railway station located on the Great Eastern Main Line approximately seventy miles east of London Liverpool Street Station and a journey time of approximately one hour and ten minutes.
From the Fine & Country Office head down the hill towards Prezzo which is located on you right hand side. Turn right onto Cumberland street when you get to Prezzo. Follow the road going past the Royal Mail post office on your left. Shortly you will see the top gun tattoo studio which is on your right. Number 31a Cumberland Mews is located on your left a few minutes after.
Accommodation With Approximate Room Sizes
Entrance Hall (please refer to floorplan)
Plastered and coved ceiling, cupboard housing the Valliant gas fired central heating boiler, shelved cupboard housing the electric meter, carpeted staircase with cupboard beneath, recess for coats and shoes, half glazed doors, two radiators, tiled floor, and door opening to…
WC – 4' 10" by 2' 10"
Close coupled WC, wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splashback and laminate flooring.
Dining / Garden / Family Room – 18' 5" by 11 '6"
Plastered and coved ceiling, French doors opening to the terrace and courtyard garden, sash window to the rear aspect, feature arched top recess, two radiators and engineered oak flooring flowing through into…
Kitchen – 14' 2" by 7' 6"
Plastered and coved ceiling, sash window to the front aspect, there are a range of eye level and base units with hardwood work surfaces and a ceramic sink, dual-fuel range style cooker (gas hob and electric oven) with cooker hood above, tiled splashbacks, space and plumbing for a washing machine, dishwasher, and fridge/freezer, cupboard, drawer and shelf storage.
A carpeted staircase with half landing rises to the first floor providing access to…
Living Room – 18' 4" by 11' 7" (plus box bay window 4' 6" by 3' 1")
Plastered and coved ceiling, glazed box bay window and sash window to the rear aspect, shelved arch topped recess, feature fireplace with inset coal effect gas fire (currently disconnected), two radiators, and engineered oak flooring.
En-Suite Double Bedroom – 12' 3" by 9' 8"
Plastered and coved ceiling, sash window to the front aspect, two built in triple fronted wardrobes, radiator, carpet laid to floor, and door opening to…
En-Suite Bathroom – 9' 8" by 7' 6"
Plastered and coved ceiling, sash window to the front aspect, shower cubicle, panel bath, pedestal wash hand basin, close-coupled WC, half-tiled walls, heated towel rail and laminate flooring.
A further carpeted staircase with half landing rises to the second floor, providing access to the shelved airing cupboard, and…
Back Bedroom – 14' 7" (max) by 9' 8" (max) (with reduced headroom to the side wall due to the vaulted ceiling)
Part coved vaulted ceiling, sash window to the rear aspect, radiator, and carpet laid to floor.
Back Bedroom – 9' 9" by 9' 1"
Plastered and coved ceiling, sash window to the rear aspect, built in triple fronted wardrobes providing hanging and shelved storage, radiator, and carpet laid to floor.
Front Bedroom – 11' 1" (max) by 9' 8" (max) (reduced headroom to the side wall due to the vaulted ceiling)
Part coved vaulted ceiling, window to the front aspect, radiator, and carpet laid to floor.
Shower Room – 9' 9" (max) by 7' 4" (max) reducing to 5' 8"
Window to the front aspect, tongue and groove panelling to the lower section of the walls, shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled WC, radiator and laminate floor covering.
Garage – 16' 2" by 8' 9" reducing to 8' between the brick piers
Pitched tiled roof, remote controlled up and over garage door, boarded storage area within the roof space, pedestrian door opening to the enclosed courtyard garden, power and light.
We are advised that the vendor currently parks her car in front of the garage.
The rear garden is enclosed by walls and fencing and benefits from a pedestrian gate opening to the courtyard by the garage. There is a paved terrace that is ideal for alfresco dining, well stocked flower and shrub borders, and an area laid to lawn. Steps lead down to a paved footpath that provides access to the garage, garden gate, and outside tap.
We are advised by the vendor that mains electricity, gas, water and drainage are connected.
East Suffolk Council.
£240 per annum from the 1st of January 2021 to the 31st of December 2021. The management company is Cumberland Mews (Woodbridge) Limited (currently overseen by Richard Hawkins). We are advised that the service charge covers the maintenance of the access and communal areas to include vehicular access, bin storage area, and main courtyard within Cumberland Mews.
- Town centre location
- South facing garden
- Open plan kitchen diner
- Master bedroom with en-suite
- Three further bedrooms and family shower room