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Ivy House, Reepham, Norfolk

5 bedrooms, Guide price £699,950

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Ivy House is a five-bedroomed detached property,full of charm with well-arranged living accommodation and good proportions. The house is in a slightly elevated position, giving stunning aspects from all the main reception rooms and bedrooms over the meadow, pond and stream, beyond which are far-reaching views. An old brick wall completely surrounds the property, which is a delightful feature. The garden has been exceptionally well-tended over the years, and contains areas of lawn, flower borders, mature fruit trees, a wild-flower bank, rose trellis and vegetable potager.

LOCATION The location is only minutes away from the centre of the market town of Reepham, which has a good range of shops, pubs and other facilities, as well as the re…

Ivy House is a five-bedroomed detached property,full of charm with well-arranged living accommodation and good proportions. The house is in a slightly elevated position, giving stunning aspects from all the main reception rooms and bedrooms over the meadow, pond and stream, beyond which are far-reaching views. An old brick wall completely surrounds the property, which is a delightful feature. The garden has been exceptionally well-tended over the years, and contains areas of lawn, flower borders, mature fruit trees, a wild-flower bank, rose trellis and vegetable potager.

LOCATION The location is only minutes away from the centre of the market town of Reepham, which has a good range of shops, pubs and other facilities, as well as the recently renovated Dial House. The three schools in Reepham (Primary, Secondary and VI Form College) are all highly regarded. Private Schools in Holt and Norwich are easily accessible, as is the North Norfolk Coast.

DIRECTIONS From Norwich, go through the Market Square. At the first X-roads, turn left into School Road. Fork left immediately after Primary School (on left). After 500 m. turn left into Whitwell Street. Proceed down Whitwell Street for just under half a mile and the property can be found on the right hand side.

ACCOMMODATION

PORCH Wood panelled, half-glazed entrance door, west facing window, pamment tiled flooring; door leading into:

ENTRANCE HALL West facing window, ceramic tiled floor, one radiator, cupboard housing oil-fired central heating boiler, storage cupboard, wall-mounted thermostat; stairs leading to first floor.

SITTING ROOM A lovely, light, well-proportioned room, with central chimney breast and tiled hearth housing a multi-fuel burning stove, decorative wooden surround; TV point; velux window; part-glazed door leading into the garden. Door to:

STUDY Central fireplace with tiled hearth and decorative wooden surround; recessed cupboards with shelving above; further fitted bookshelves and computer station with worktop; telephone point.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM This room is the hub of the house! Its triple aspect and velux windows make this room particularly light. There are extensive work surfaces with cupboards/drawers below and above; space and plumbing dishwasher and tall fridge, and one and a half-bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap over; oil-fired Aga; electric oven, electric four-ring hob, two radiators, TV point, tiled flooring. Double doors open into:

CONSERVATORY with three quarter-level wood-framed windows on brick low-level wall; there is a productive grape vine which part covers the glass ceiling.

UTILITY ROOM is off the kitchen and contains space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier, inset stainless-steel sink, space for upright deep freeze, and extensive shelving. Door to service area containing oil tank, bins etc.

From the hall, a short passageway leads to:

CLOAKROOM Low- level WC, radiator, corner hand wash-basin.

RECEPTION ROOM A triple aspect room which is currently used for sewing and crafts, and table tennis. French doors open onto the garden. Two radiators, and large cupboard with good, wide shelving.

ON THE FIRST FLOOR

LANDING A spacious and light area with pretty arched window, radiator. A passage with two west-facing windows leads off the landing to bedrooms three and four.

MASTER BEDROOM A delightful room, with feature fireplace and tiled hearth and painted surround, radiator. Steps down to:

ENSUITE Dual aspect room with panelled white bath, wash basin and low level WC; shaving socket, heated towel rail, radiator, deep cupboard with hanging rail and shelving; door to:

DRESSING ROOM Large cupboard with hanging rail and shelving, further low level fitted cupboards and drawers.

BEDROOM TWO A lovely room, with built-in cupboard with hanging rail and shelf; door leading to:

ENSUITE BATHROOM Panelled bath, low level WC, pedestal wash-basin, shaver point, heated towel rail, extractor fan, wall-mounted lights.

FAMILY BATHROOM White enamel bathroom suite, light over basin; shaver point. Shower with glass screen over bath. Airing cupboard housing hot water system and slatted shelving.

BEDROOM THREE Window to front aspect offering far reaching country side views over to the pond and river, radiator, built in wardrobe housing hanging rail and shelf.

BEDROOM FOUR Window to rear aspect, radiator, wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf.

ON THE SECOND FLOOR

LANDING Cupboard housing hanging rail and shelf, built in bed suitable for child. Door leading to fully boarded loft storage. Door leading to:

BEDROOM FIVE A spacious room with two velux windows looking westwards over fields.

OUTSIDE The property is approached from Whitwell Street, which leads onto a large shingled drive way offering ample off-road parking, a turning area and a beautifully maintained walled garden. There is a sheltered paved patio area off the kitchen. At the bottom of the garden is an open shed for tools, wheelbarrow etc. There is also another lockable shed with shelving attached to the house.
The delightful meadow is a haven for wildlife, and includes a large pond, woodland and river frontage. Part of the meadow contains a levelled area which used to be a full-sized tennis court and with some attention could be re-instated. The meadow as a whole is 2.5 acres (stms) and, at present is divided into two parts with a stock-proof fence which also surrounds the whole field. A footpath runs along one side of this fence.

GENERAL REMARKS & STIPULATIONS The photographs shown on this brochure have been taken with a camera using a wide angle lens and therefore interested parties are advised to check the room measurements prior to arranging a viewing.

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