Hadleigh Property of the Week: Sussex Place, Bildeston

A unique detached house with semi-vaulted ceilings, offering well-proportioned and versatile accommodation together with off-road parking, garage

By Derek Davis

2nd Feb 2024 | Property of the Week

Sussex Place, 1 Ipswich Road, Bildeston (Picture: Chapman Stickels)
Sussex Place, 1 Ipswich Road, Bildeston (Picture: Chapman Stickels)

Our Property Of The Week features showcase the most interesting homes for sale on our Hadleigh Nub News property pages, sponsored by leading estate agents Chapman Stickels.

This week's outstanding property on offer, is Sussex Place, 1 Ipswich Road, Bildeston, on the market with Chapman Stickels for £415k.

Key Features

• Entrance hall • Cloakroom • Open plan kitchen / diner • Utility room •  

• Light & Spacious Sitting Room • Downstairs bedroom with En-Suite Bathroom • 

• Landing • Two further double bedrooms • Family bathroom • Ample off-road parking • 

• Garage • Private walled courtyard garden • Air source heat pump • 

Built to an individual design and specification in 2012, Sussex Place is a detached three-bedroom house providing well-proportioned and versatile accommodation throughout.

A welcoming entrance hall with full height windows leads into the dual aspect open plan kitchen / dining room, with further glazing and French doors opening onto the courtyard garden.

The kitchen is fitted on two walls with oak worktops, numerous cupboards and drawers as well as appliances which includes dishwasher, and double oven.

The rear utility room offers further storage and worksurfaces with a recently installed air source heating system. Located via the dining area is the delightful sitting room with vaulted ceiling, exposed brick fireplace with inset log burner. Floor to ceiling windows and French doors onto the courtyard garden. 

To the front of the house is the main twin aspect double bedroom which is served by an ensuite bathroom. Double bedrooms are on the first floor, which are set to either side of a central landing with a further bathroom.

Outside, the house is positioned on elevated ground with a raised block driveway defined by a front boundary wall with herbaceous borders.

Offering ample parking, the drive extends on one side giving access to the garage which has power connected. Set between the garage and house is the walled courtyard garden which offers complete privacy with access to both the dining and sitting rooms.


The property is located to the southern side of Bildeston, with the village centre located only 0.2 miles away. Bildeston is a popular mid-Suffolk village approximately 5 miles from the market town of Hadleigh. The main line Stowmarket train station is 8 miles away, with a direct line into London Liverpool Street. The village is well served by a thriving Post Office/General Stores, Doctor's Surgery, Primary School, the acclaimed Bildeston Crown, pubs, and the nearby Hollow Trees Farm Shop. 


Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. Oil-fired heating. 

Babergh district council Band E

Link here for more details about Sussex Place, Bildeston, or to arrange a viewing, contact estate agents Chapman Stickels or call 01473 372 372 or email [email protected]

If you are looking to sell your house contact the valuations team.


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