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This stunning Grade II-listed home occupies a quiet setting in Pakenham, one of the area’s most sought after villages.

The Old Brick House possesses a wealth of well preserved original features and is complimented by delightful gardens.

The front door opens into the entrance hall, with a staircase to the first floor.

The sitting room features exposed ceiling beams and a brick open fireplace with bresummer beam over and log burner inset.

An inner hallway with wood flooring has doors to the dining room, with a brick floor and inglenook style fireplace, and utility/wash room, with space for a washing machine and tumble dryer, WC, shower cubicle and heated towel rail.

The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of wall and floor mounted units with work surfaces and a Butler style sink inset.

There is an integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The room has a mix of original tiled floor and brick floor, and French doors open into the rear garden.

On the first floor, the landing has access to two bedrooms and the family bathroom, and has stairs to the second floor.

Bedroom one has a feature brick fireplace, built-in wardrobe and exposed beams.

A lobby area leads to bedroom two, with exposed beams and a fireplace, and the bathroom.

On the second floor are two further bedrooms.

To the side of the property is a shingle driveway providing ample off road parking and access to the wooden garage and separate log shed.

The rear garden has a shingle area with gated access to a further large area, mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, a garden office and a chicken house.

The garden is enclosed by fencing, and there is a river at the bottom.

There is an open house at The Old Brick House, 8 The Street, Pakenham on Saturday, December 12 from 12pm to 1pm.

The agent is Haart, Bury St Edmunds 01284 767121. The guide price is £525,000.