A Georgian home has come on the market in the village of Alderton for a guide price of £695k.

London House was previously a village shop and a café, and selling agent Jackson-Stops say the current owner has undertaken a sympathetic programme of improvements to the property, creating a well-balanced layout with appealing and atmospheric presentation.

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The reception hall welcomes you into the homeThe reception hall welcomes you into the home (Image: Inscope Images)

Entering the home, the central reception hall provides access to a pair of reception rooms on either side, in traditional Georgian style.

The rest of the ground floor comprises kitchen, dining room, utility, cloakroom and conservatory.

The drawing room is a great place to relaxThe drawing room is a great place to relax (Image: Inscope Images) The other reception room is the sitting roomThe other reception room is the sitting room (Image: Inscope Images) The bespoke kitchen has a range of Miele appliancesThe bespoke kitchen has a range of Miele appliances (Image: Inscope Images)

The reception rooms include a sitting and drawing room, each offering individual places to relax and put your feet up, with both featuring fireplaces, one with a wood burner inset.

At the heart of the home is a large, bespoke kitchen by J S Hardy, featuring a central island with solid Iroko worktops and a range of Miele appliances, an ideal place for those who love to cook.

There is access to the terrace from the dining roomThere is access to the terrace from the dining room (Image: Inscope Images)

Beyond this is a dining room, which flows seamlessly from the kitchen. It is spacious enough to entertain guests and overlooks the terrace.

The conservatory is ideal for enjoying the sun, with views over the garden, while a utility room and cloakroom complete the ground floor accommodation.

Heading upstairs, the central landing leads to four double bedrooms and a main bathroom.

One of the bedrooms in London HouseOne of the bedrooms in London House (Image: Inscope Images) The bathroom in London House, with there also being a downstairs cloakroom, and the master bedroom having an en suiteThe bathroom in London House (Image: Inscope Images)

The master bedroom is the largest and has a luxury en-suite shower room, complete with walk-in shower, WC and sink.

The bathroom completes the first floor, with the three-piece having a bath with overhead shower, WC and sink. This bathroom and the en suite have underfloor heating.

London House has benefitted from new wiring throughout, as well as new plumbing, with oil-fired central heating as well.

Outside, London House is approached by a pair of gates, with an area of shingled parking.

The terrace is perfect for al fresco diningThe terrace is perfect for al fresco dining (Image: Inscope Images) London House also has a raised shingle terraceLondon House also has a raised shingle terrace (Image: Inscope Images)

To the rear of the house is a suntrap limestone terrace, which can be accessed via the dining room and kitchen, with a view of the lawn, which is interspersed with shrub borders and trees.

You will also find a raised shingle terrace, with a greenhouse at the end.

The south-facing back wall of the garden features wisteria, fig and trained fruit trees, with a gate opening into an area of woodland, a workshop with power and a chicken run.

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London House is centrally located in Alderton, close to the River Deben and the east coast, and the village has a shop for necessities.

Alderton neighbours Bawdsey, where you will find schooling and access to the beach.

Around nine miles away is the town of Woodbridge, which has shopping, leisure and transport facilities, as there is a rail service that goes to Ipswich and London Liverpool Street.

For more information, please contact Jackson-Stops.

London House, Alderton
Guide price: £695,000
Jackson-Stops, 01473 218218