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Take a look inside this medieval house for sale near the Suffolk coast

PUBLISHED: 08:00 09 August 2020

York's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

York's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

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A meticulously restored Tudor house with medieval origins is for sale for just over £1million.

York's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECTYork's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

York’s Tenement, in Yoxford, is understood to date from 1592 but is believed to have much older origins.

Later additions were made in the 17th and 19th centuries.

York's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECTYork's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

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Since 2008, when the current owners bought the property, it has been extensively restored.

Clarke & Simpson are marketing the property Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECTClarke & Simpson are marketing the property Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

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The property is set in nearly 17 acres, which include grazing land, a wild flower water meadow and a wood.

The Suffolk property is on the market for £1.1 million Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECTThe Suffolk property is on the market for £1.1 million Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

At the rear of the property, facing due south, is an area of formal gardens and a patio.

Inside the property there are six bedrooms, including one hidden away in the attic.

York's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECTYork's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

Downstairs, the sitting room hints at the house’s medieval origins with an open brick fireplace and leaded light windows.

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York's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECTYork's Tenement, in Yoxford, is a Tudor house with medieval origins Picture: RUFUS OWEN/FULL ASPECT

The kitchen and dining room originally would have been the service quarters, and a former dairy has been re-purposed into a wine cellar.

The property is on the market with Clarke & Simpson for £1.1million.


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