SOLD 3 Bed House - semi-detached 

Ashton Road, Eye, Suffolk Guide price £295,000

Property Features

Ashton Road, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7LF
Reception Rooms:1

Contact Agent

5 Castle Street
IP23 7AN
Tel: 01379 871 563

About the Property

Rarely available 3 bedroom semi detached house within favoured location and presented for sale in first class order. Well planned accommodation includes a master bedroom with en suite shower room, a downstairs cloakroom along with garage and parking space. The kitchen is designed to take a dining table and chairs.

  • Semi detached
  • 3 bedrooms
  • En suite shower room
  • Downstairs cloakroom
  • Garage & parking space
  • Gas radiator heating & UPVC windows

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Property Details


No.5 Ashton Road sits on the south side of the cul de sac with the rear elevation and garden taking full advantage of the position. The three roads comprising the development are all cul de sacs with Ashton Road especially, having little traffic movement. The area is linked to the town via a footpath leading into Wellington Road in addition to following the road via Victoria Hill into the Town Centre. The area contains a good mixed community appealing to the retired and families alike. The historic town of Eye is blessed with an array of shops and businesses enabling residents to be essentially self sufficient. With schools, both Nursery, Primary and High, a Health Centre and varied social and recreational opportunities, all age groups are catered for. The excellent shops include for example the friendly 'institution' The Handyman Stores, butchers, bakers, a fine deli, two supermarkets and chemist and many others complementing those found at neighbouring Diss (approximately 5 miles). Diss is fortunate in being able to offer amongst other things an 18 Hole Golf Course and importantly a well used commuter rail service which runs between the Cathedral City of Norwich to the north and London's Liverpool Street Stat. The town includes an impressive mix of architecture and interesting buildings especially when one considers the impressive properties towards the fine, historic Church. With a tower of 101feet, the renowned Nicklaus Pevsner in The Buildings of England (Suffolk) describes it as "one of the wonders of Suffolk".


Constructed by Wimpey Homes at the turn of the Century, this well proportioned semi detached home is one of relatively few found within Eye and whilst new homes are being built on the outskirts of the town this year, No. 5 offers tried and tested accommodation. The well maintained property, featuring PVCu double glazing and gas fired radiator heating, includes entrance hall, cloakroom, main reception room and a kitchen comfortably accommodating a dining table and chairs. The first floor is notable for not only three bedrooms and a bathroom but also an en suite shower room to the master bedroom. Furthermore, the master bedroom has built-in wardrobes providing excellent floor to ceiling storage. Outside, the orientation of the house allows the rear to take advantage of a southerly aspect and in my opinion the curvature of the road spaces the houses nicely away from each other. A garage at the side has parking space along with a door to and from the garden. A nice touch is the style of garage door which features mock glazing within the upper panels - a traditional style typical of the 1950's and attractive. Equally, windows feature integrated glazing bar detail.

Entrance Hall

Approached via a multi-point locking outer door protected by a canopy porch. An initial tiled area is ideal for leaving shoes and boots before venturing further inside. White panel doors lead off and continue through the house. Double radiator.


Fitted with a suite comprising pedestal wash basin and low level wc. Single radiator with thermostatic radiator valve (TRV). Tiled floor. Extractor fan.


18'3 Max x 12'6 (5.56m Max x 3.81m)
A good size room and better designed as a result of not being a standard rectangle. Stairs are neatly tucked to one corner and glazed double doors are recessed slightly and lead through to the kitchen/diner. A painted chimneypiece with marble hearth and insert provides a focal point to the room and accommodates an electric 'coal flame' fire. PVCu window to the front elevation. 2 single radiators each with thermostatic radiator valves. Understairs cupboard.

Kitchen Diner

15'7 x 10'7 Max (4.75m x 3.23m Max)
Fitted with a range of units around three walls, all in a cream finish and providing a mix of cupboard and drawer storage options along with plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. A stainless steel sink unit sits within woodblock effect worktop and matching fitted wall cupboards have cornice and pelmet detail along with under lighting and housed in one corner, a Potterton Su Prima gas fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and radiators. Integrated Hotpoint double oven with ceramic hob above along with extractor hood. Upright fridge freezer space and fitted water softener. Single radiator (TRV). French windows lead out to the garden and a window above the sink provides an outlook to the garden and vine clad pergola.

First Floor Landing

Stairs from the main reception room rise to a comfortable sized landing featuring gallery balustrading. Built-in airing cupboard housing hot water storage tank. Access to loft space.

Bedroom 1

11'5 x 8'8 (3.48m x 2.64m)
Well planned with a recess now fitted with floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes. A PVCu window provides an outlook to the rear across the garden. Single radiator (TRV). A door leads through to the...

En Suite Shower Room

Fitted with a suite comprising low level wc, pedestal wash basin and tiled shower enclosure complete with New Team shower. Single radiator (TRV). Extractor fan. Light/shaver unit.

Bedroom 2

10'1 x 8'1 Min (3.07m x 2.46m Min)
With PVCu window to the front elevation. Single radiator (TRV).

Bedroom 3

8'3 x 6'8 (2.51m x 2.03m)
With PVCu window to the rear elevation. Single radiator (TRV). Useful built-in cupboard.


Fitted with a further suite in white comprising panelled bath with New Team shower over, pedestal wash basin and low level wc. Single radiator (TRV). Extractor fan.


Ashton Road is laid with a brick weave pattern with a tarmac splay leading onto the parking space to the side of the house. An area of front lawn sets the house back from the road with a laurel bush and other shrubs and plants established along the edge, To the rear lies a sunny south facing garden laid to lawn and with a paved patio across the rear of the house complete with vine clad pergola. The close boarded fencing surrounds three sides with three notable trees planted across the rear boundary including a eucalyptus and silver birch. A Garden Shed will remain. Outside tap. The attached SINGLE GARAGE has up and over door, rear door and power and light connected. The garage measures internally 16'6 x 9'5 (5.04m x 2.87m).


The vendor has confirmed that the property benefits from mains water, electricity, gas and drainage.

Wayleaves & Easements

The property is sold subject to and with all the benefit of all wayleaves, covenants, easements and rights of way whether or not disclosed in these particulars.

Important Notice

These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and should not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. Harrison Edge has no authority to make or give in writing or verbally any representations or warranties in relation to the property. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. No assumptions should be made that the property has all the necessary planning, building regulation or other consents. Harrison Edge have not carried out a survey, nor tested the services, appliances or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise. In the interest of Health & Safety, please ensure that you take due care when inspecting any property. See also notes on Viewing below relative to Covid-19.

Postal Address

5 Ashton Road, Eye, IP23 7LF

Local Authority

Mid Suffolk District Council, Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich IP1 2BX. Telephone: 0300 123 4000

Council Tax

The property has been placed in Tax Band C.

Tenure & Possession

The property is for sale freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Fixtures & Fittings

All items normally designated as tenants fixtures & fittings are specifically excluded from the sale unless mentioned in these particulars.


By prior telephone appointment with the vendors agent Harrison Edge T: +44 (0)1379 871 563


By prior telephone appointment with the vendors' agent Harrison Edge T: +44 (0)1379 871 563 07542 965 660 *** Covid-19 - No more than two related viewers will be admitted to the property and assurances must be provided neither party has Covid-19 symptoms or has suffered from the illness. Viewers must bring with them appropriate PPE. ***


From the town centre proceed past the Town Hall on the left and on past the famous serpentine wall. Along Victoria Hill take the second right directly into Century Road. Take the next right turn into Ashton Road and No.5 will be found on the left.


By prior appointment with the Landlords agent Harrison Edge T: +44 (0) 1379 871563

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