See inside £1.1m historic farmhouse with partial moat

Pages Green House is for sale near Stowmarket 

Pages Green House is for sale near Stowmarket - Credit: Savills

A 14th century thatched Suffolk farmhouse described as "enchanting" has come up for sale for £1.1m.

Pages Green House, which is in Wetheringsett, near Stowmarket, is believed to have been built in 1385 was originally a hall house, although a number of extensions and alterations have been made over its 600-year life. 

Features throughout the house include exposed timbers and beams, studwork, and leaded 18th-century windows. 

The property is currently being sold as a five-bedroom house and has three bathrooms. 

Downstairs, there is a sitting room with a multifuel stove, as well as a traditional farmhouse kitchen with a tiled floor, pantry and Aga.

The kitchen comes with a tiled floor and Aga

The kitchen comes with a tiled floor and Aga - Credit: Savills

Beamed archways lead through to the dining room, which features more exposed wooden beams, and plenty of natural light. 

The double aspect dining room has a lot of character

The double aspect dining room has a lot of character - Credit: Savills

Upstairs, three of the bedrooms are on the first floor, including the principal bedroom, which is described as "especially pleasant" and has double aspect windows, large floorboards, exposed timbers and an impressive chimneypiece. 

The principal bedroom is described as "especially pleasant"

The principal bedroom is described as "especially pleasant" - Credit: Savills

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Two of these first-floor bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms, while a third is located at the bottom of the steps to the second floor. 

The second floor has two more bedrooms, both of which are substantially larger than all but the principal bedroom below them. 

In addition to the main house, Pages Green House comes with a pair of very substantial outbuildings.

The property has a number of outbuildings, including an office and a stable

The property has a number of outbuildings, including an office and a stable - Credit: Savills

The larger of the two outbuilds is an annexe currently in use as an office. It has two floors, most of which are dedicated to office space, though a small library, utility room and lavatory have been installed. 

The space inside the office annexe

The space inside the office annexe - Credit: Savills

On top of this, the second outbuilding is currently laid out as a stable and garage, with a large double-doored carport, two separate stable rooms and a tack room. 

The stables and garage

The stables and garage - Credit: Savills

Sitting surrounded by a partial moat, the grounds of the house are even more impressive than the property itself, with more than five acres of land made up of areas of mature garden and lawn.

The property is partially surrounded by a moat

The property is partially surrounded by a moat - Credit: Savills

In addition to this, there are two manèges for training horses, as well as paddocks, and a field shelter. 

The property comes with 5 acres of land, containing paddocks, lawns and gardens

The property comes with 5 acres of land, containing paddocks, lawns and gardens - Credit: Savills

Pages Green House is currently listed with Savills for £1.1m. 

Find out more at https://search.savills.com/property-detail/gbiprsips210104