Sold STC 3 Bed House - detached 

Century Road, Eye Guide Price £385,000

Property Features

Century Road, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7LE
Reception Rooms:2
Council Tax Band:D

Contact Agent

5 Castle Street
IP23 7AN
Tel: 01379 871 563

About the Property

Owned since new, this quite exceptionally maintained and improved detached house will be hard to beat. With the proportions of a four bedroom house, this well planned three bedroom property includes two reception rooms, en suite shower room, garage and delightful garden.

  • 3 Double bedrooms
  • En suite shower room
  • 2 Reception rooms
  • Stylish kitchen with appliances
  • Mostly walled garden
  • Garage with driveway

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Property Details


Century Road can be found at the top side of the town, off Victoria Hill and a nice walk to the town either along footpaths through the housing area, along the roadside or for the more adventurous, across the fields on the excellent network of footpaths surrounding the town - - a haven for walkers and dog owners alike. In fact, it is possible to walk 360 degrees around the town, only crossing a road to get from one path to another.. Whether young or old the town has something for everyone including a comprehensive range of shops, primary and high schools (including Sixth Form), health centre and bus routes. Furthermore, a number of cultural activities take place throughout the year including Theatre, Classical Concerts and an Art Exhibition.


7 Century Road stands out for all the right reasons, along Century Road. Eye catchingly well presented and maintained, the smart rendered exterior is adorned with an established wisteria and well planted front garden. A driveway at the side allows two cars in tandem to park off road in front of the garage with further visitor parking readily available along the road including within pull-ins. From the moment one steps through the front door it is apparent these owners since new have been through the house upgrading room by room. A lovely oak floorboard is laid from the front entrance door through out the ground floor save for the kitchen which has an equally smart floor surface of large ceramic tiles. A feature of this design of house is the elegant staircase and here the owners have had the genius idea of laying a classic stair carpet with rods which really shows off the staircase to its full potential. Upstairs, this being a house comparable in size to many a four bedroom design, has three double bedrooms the master bedroom particularly being of a great size and featuring windows at both front and side elevations. Furthermore, the master features built-in wardrobes and en suite shower room. The landing between all first floor rooms is a lovely size also, sizeable enough to accommodate a piece of furniture if desired. The bathroom completes the picture being redesigned with a stylish suite and finishing details. Outside, the mostly walled garden to the rear is a delight with no grass only beautifully kept planted areas and walkways combining pea shingle with paving which includes flagstones, cobbles and the like. The rear garden has tremendous privacy not only from clever orientation with neighbouring properties but also as a result of judicious tree planting inside the boundary wall. The fact the garden boundary is mostly brick is another significant point to note. Much care and attention is lavished on the planting scheme throughout the garden creating a relaxing and picturesque outdoor space.


Extending through the heart of the ground floor serving as a hub to all space culminating in the elegant staircase at the far end. Oak floorboards are laid through the hall extending into each of the two reception rooms and cloakroom. Moulded skirting boards and architraves adorn the panelled doors and ceilings are coved throughout. Panel glazed double doors to the right lead into the Lounge.


19'10 x 10'

With window to the front elevation along with french windows at the rear complete with full height glazed panels either side providing a lovely outlook to the garden. A painted chimney piece with marble insert and hearth provides a focal point and includes an electric wood burner effect fire. This well proportioned room currently accommodates two and four seater sofas, demonstrating space. Double radiator set within radiator cover. Dimmer switch. Twin ceiling lights. Television point etc.

Dining Room

11'6 x 10'7 Max

With window to the front elevation along with a double radiator with radiator cover set beneath. Dimmer switch.


With low level wc and wash basin complete with colourful Arts & Crafts style pattern ceramic tiles. Single radiator.


9'2 x 9'

Fitted around three walls in an attractive range of contemporary panelled units set beneath oak worktop complete with upstand and incorporating crafted drainer channels to an under counter sink arrangement complete with non softened drinking water tap. Storage options include a mix of cupboard and drawers with corners complete with carousel units. Wall cupboards fitted to match include a plate rack and between upper and lower units a tongue and grooved back panel complements the matching end panels to the units. Appliances include Hotpoint integrated dishwasher, Stoves cooker and integrated larder fridge. An additional appliance space has plumbing for washing machine. A window provides an outlook to the garden at the rear which can be accessed via the half glazed outer door. Double radiator with thermostatic radiator valve. Telephone and television points. Sockets to include double USB charging points.

First Floor Landing

A roomy, light landing area which with the turning staircase creates a gallery effect. Built-in partly shelved cupboard.. Access to loft space with drop down hatch.

Master Bedroom

15' x 10'3 to wardrobes

A lovely sized main bedroom with windows to both front and side elevations making it light and bright. Built-in wardrobes fill one wall before a doorway leads into the en suite shower room. Television point. Single radiator with thermostatic radiator valve.

En Suite Shower Room

Complete with pedestal wash basin, low level wc and deep walk-in tiled shower enclosure. Window to the rear. Tiling. Single radiator.

Bedroom 2

9'9 x 9'4

One of two matching bedrooms this room to the front complete with fitted wardrobes. Double radiator with thermostatic radiator valve.

Bedroom 3

Currently set up as an Office/Study but a third double bedroom if required and featuring a window to the rear overlooking the garden. An oak style board effect floor is laid throughout creating a very smart effect. Double radiator with thermostatic radiator valve. Telephone point.


Refitted with a stylish suite comprising shower bath complete with shower area end and side screen. Pedestal wash basin and low level wc all set off by a ceramic tiled floor matching the walls. Vertical stainless finish railed radiator. Integrated air vent. Window to the front elevation.


7 Century Road has a lovely front garden border featuring a well established wisteria known locally for a tremendous show of flowers, A drive at the side of the house allows two cars to park in tandem in front of the DETACHED GARAGE, conveniently for the side gate for access to and from the house. The garage has up and over door of a traditional Edwardian style complete with glazed effect upper section. Internally the garage measures approximately 17'7 x 9'5 (5.05m x 2.87m) with power and light connected and rear side door to and from the garden. Moreover, the former fridge freezer housing from the house has been set up and accommodates a fridge and freezer and plumbing is in situ for new owners to install a water softener to replace the current owners appliance. The mostly walled rear garden is a delight having been thoughtfully designed to combine various planted borders and beds, seating areas and pathways. Timber fencing completes the boundary at the rear. A paved area close to the house, convenient for both the kitchen and lounge will comfortably accommodate a table and chairs as illustrated with a further terrace beyond the rose pergola walk-way. Not only is part of the boundary brickwork but the brick garage side wall provides further visual benefit and has a relaxing water feature alongside. Beyond the garage a discreet and fence and gated area houses a garden shed and bin store. Outside lights. Outside tap.


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.

Postal Address

7 Century Road, Eye, IP23 7LE

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 D.

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.


Strictly by prior telephone appointment with the vendors' agent Harrison Edge T: +44 (0)1379 871 563


From the town centre pass the Town Hall on your left and Fire Station heading along Lambseth Street. Continue up hill to Victoria Hill taking the second right hand turn into Century Road. Number 7 will be easily found on the left adorned with an established wisteria and planted front garden.

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