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Take a peak inside one of Suffolk's most exclusive homes featuring its own built-in cinema

A 16th century country house featuring a built-in cinema has gone on the market.

Described by agents Strutt & Parker as "an exquisite and handsome Grade II Listed country house, with coach house, swimming pool, tennis court and outbuildings, set in beautiful and mature grounds", it will cost you a cool £2.5 million.

Called The Battlies House, The Battlies, Rougham, is located just three miles outside of Bury St Edmunds - by cycle or footpath - and according to the agent “perfectly incorporates period architectural features with all the modern amenities ideal for 21st Century family life”.

The Battlies House. Images courtesy of Strutt & Parker
The Battlies House. Images courtesy of Strutt & Parker

The agents note: "Accessed from the kitchen is the well appointed pantry and unusual walk-in drinks room, as well as the family room.

"To the rear of the house is the fabulous cinema room complete with tiered seating, and a separate utility and boot room".

The main building and coach house together contain six bedrooms and five bathrooms, set within the 7.37 acre of "well manicured grounds", with a private swimming pool and tennis court.

Built-in cinema
Built-in cinema

The estate agents describe the coach house as being ideal for "multi-generational families", or for guests, as it contains its own kitchen and living area.

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