A seven-bedroom period home in Melton, near Woodbridge, is for sale at a guide price of £2.2 million. 

Foxburrow House is set in about four acres of land and offers formal gardens, a large pond and a range of outbuildings.  

Selling agents Clarke & Simpson said: “Believed to date originally from the late 16th century, the property has a Georgian façade and exhibits classic Georgian architectural features with large sash windows that provide plenty of light to all the rooms, together with good views of the surrounding gardens and grounds.” 

On the ground floor of the property, there’s an entrance hall with an understairs storage cupboard. 

A door from the hall leads to the dual-aspect drawing room, which features an open fireplace with carved stone surround. 

East Anglian Daily Times: The spacious garden roomThe spacious garden room (Image: Full Aspect)

A partly glazed door leads through to the stunning 27ft garden room, which was added to the property five years ago. This room features bifold doors and French doors to the terrace and gardens, as well as limestone flooring with underfloor heating. 

A door from the garden room leads to the breakfast room, which overlooks the terrace and benefits from limestone flooring and an open fireplace with polished stone surround and a wood-burning stove. 

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There’s a door to the entrance hall and a large opening to the 24 ft kitchen, which includes a range of cupboard and drawer units with a granite effect worktop and island with breakfast bar. Integrated appliances include a Smeg range cooker and a Neff dishwasher. 

East Anglian Daily Times: The kitchen, with the breakfast room beyondThe kitchen, with the breakfast room beyond (Image: Full Aspect)

There’s a secondary staircase to the first floor with understairs cupboard, and a door to the sitting room, which has fitted cupboards and shelving. The sitting room leads to the office, which has a range of fitted shelving.  

From here, and the kitchen, you can access the boot room, which has a door to the rear courtyard. 

The boot room leads to the 26ft utility room, which has cupboard and drawer units, fitted shelving, a stainless steel sink and drainer and space and plumbing for a washing machine.  

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There are two WCs on the ground floor, one off the entrance hall and another off the utility room. A door from the cloakroom by the entrance hall leads to stairs to the cellar, which offers storage space. 

Up the stairs from the entrance hall, there is a first-floor landing, with understairs storage cupboard, linen cupboard and secondary staircase to the kitchen. 

East Anglian Daily Times: One of the bedroomsOne of the bedrooms (Image: Full Aspect)

On this floor there are five bedrooms, all with ensuite bathrooms.  

The stairs from the first-floor landing rise to the second floor, where there’s a landing area with storage cupboard and doors to the sixth and seventh bedrooms, which are both doubles, and the bathroom.  

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The bathroom includes a bath, sink, WC and walk-in storage cupboard. 

Outside, a five-bar gate opens onto the driveway which leads to the front of the property, where there is a pond, with a two-acre paddock to the south.  

East Anglian Daily Times: The garden and terraceThe garden and terrace (Image: Full Aspect)

To the rear of the property, there is a formal garden which is mainly lawn, with well-stocked borders, an orchard, a large terrace, summerhouse and a chicken run. A rear paddock extends to 0.4 acres. 

East Anglian Daily Times: There are outbuildings surrounding the courtyardThere are outbuildings surrounding the courtyard (Image: Full Aspect)

There are a number of outbuildings surrounding a courtyard area, which include stables with tack room and store, garage with storage room above, workshop and machinery store. 

Foxburrow House is on a private road off Saddlemakers Lane in Melton, near Ufford. Melton is home to a primary school, playing fields, pub, café, petrol station and railway station. 

For further details, contact Clarke & Simpson.  

Foxburrow House, Melton 
Guide price: £2.2 million 
Clarke & Simpson, 01728 724200