Guide Price £425,000

Valley Road, Ipswich, IP1 4EE

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General information

General information Situated within a sought-after residential location to the North West of Ipswich is this extended three bedroom detached family home, the former residence of World Cup winning England Manager, Sir Alf Ramsey. The property, which is set on a plot approaching quarter of an acre, was built in the 1930's as a four bedroom house and later converted to provide a master bedroom with an en-suite shower room. Set back from the road, it offers excellent parking, a garage and has gas central heating and double-glazing.

To the front is an entrance porch with stained glass door to the reception hall which has stairs to the first floor and doors off. The sitting room has a dual aspect with a bay to the front and window to the side. Sliding doors open to the dining room with double doors opening to the sun room, window to the side and steps down into the family room. The family room has double doors out to a private courtyard area and windows to the front and rear. Adjacent to the dining room is the kitchen/breakfast room which overlooks the rear and has a range of base and eye-level units, work surfaces, sink and built-in oven and hob. There is a door out to the side and a door into the utility room which has plumbing for washing machine, basin, windows overlooking the garden and door to the sun room. The sun room has sliding doors to the garden and door to a store with gas boiler. Off the hall is a cloakroom with two piece suite comprising WC and basin.

The landing has doors off to a bathroom with window to the rear, two piece coloured suite comprising bath and basin with a separate WC. The master bedroom is located to the front of the property with a bay window and door to the en-suite, which was formally the fourth bedroom, comprising a three piece suite of basin, WC and a double-width shower. There is a further double bedroom to the rear and a single bedroom with built-in wardrobes.

Entrance porch

Reception hall 13' 8" x 7' 11" (4.17m x 2.41m)

Cloakroom 5' 11" x 4' 10" (1.8m x 1.47m)

Sitting room 14' 10" x 12' 11" (4.52m x 3.94m)

Dining room 13' 11" x 12' 11" (4.24m x 3.94m)

Family room 12' 2" x 11' 11" (3.71m x 3.63m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 15' 5" x 10' 7" (4.7m x 3.23m)

Utility room 17' 9" x 5' 9" (5.41m x 1.75m)

Sun room 10' 10" x 5' 9" (3.3m x 1.75m)


Bedroom one 15' 6" x 12' 11" (4.72m x 3.94m)

En-suite 9' x 7' 11" (2.74m x 2.41m)

Bedroom two 13' 11" x 12' 11" (4.24m x 3.94m)

Bedroom three 8' 2" x 7' 1" into wardrobes (2.49m x 2.16m)

Bathroom 7' 1" x 7' 1" (2.16m x 2.16m)

WC 4' 1" x 3' 2" (1.24m x 0.97m)

The outside The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with border shrubs enclosed by hedging and fencing. The generous driveway provides ample turning space and parking for numerous vehicles and in turn leads to an attached garage with electric up and over door and personal door to the garden. The garage measures 18' 6" x 9' 1".

The landscaped rear garden is predominantly laid to lawn with border and inset shrubs and is enclosed by fencing and hedging. There is a garden shed a patio courtyard area accessed via the family room.

Where? Valley Road lies on the North Western side of Ipswich, a short walk from Christchurch Park with its 85 acres of parkland and tennis courts. There are local shopping facilities nearby and a short stroll takes you to the town centre with an extensive range of shopping facilities, restaurants and bars. For the commuter Ipswich mainline station and the A12/A14 are all within easy reach.

Important information Council Tax Band - E

Services - We understand that mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - E

Property summary

Situated on a plot approaching quarter of an acre to the North West of Ipswich, is this three bedroom detached family home. The property has gas central heating, double-glazing, garage and parking for numerous vehicles.


  • North West Ipswich
  • Three bedrooms
  • Extended detached family home
  • Easy access to the town centre
  • Plot approaching quarter of an acre
  • Sitting room, dining room and family room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Bathroom, cloakroom and en-suite
  • Garage and parking
  • Gas central heating and double-glazing

Floor plan


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