Grove Avenue
New Costessey

Detached Bungalow: 3 beds, 1 bath, 1 reception

Offers in the Region of £297,500

Agent Details

Slades Estate Agents

Tel: 01202 548855

3 bedroom Detached Bungalow For Sale in Grove Avenue, New Costessey, Norwich


Sitting impressively in a plot of approximately 1/3 of acre (STMS) is this spacious 3 bedroom bungalow, in need of some improvement with extensive views from the front over the River Tudd and Wensum valley. Worthy of development and possible extension (STPP).


The Property

Heading up the driveway of the property, you will be greeted by the property's large front garden which is currently laid mainly to lawn in three discreet levels and affords an impressive kerb appeal.At the end of the driveway is a carport and garage with a side door into the kitchen. From the driveway there is also a path to the front door. Heading in through the small entrance lobby, the front door will lead you into the L-Shaped Hallway which leads off to the main rooms of the house. To your right is the dual aspect lounge which overlooks the well-kept front garden. From the lounge there is a hallway through into the kitchen which needs modernisation but certainly offers enough space to hold a dining table.

Also from the entrance hall are the 3 bedrooms of the property. The main bedroom overlooks the front garden and has mirror-fronted wardrobes. The middle bedroom also has a built-in cupboard and is a spacious bright room. The rear bedroom/dining room has a double-glazed sliding door to the conservatory. The conservatory of the property is double glazed and has double doors leading out to the large rear garden.

The rear garden is laid mainly to grass with some mature trees and offers an ideal opportunity to cultivate or develop further.  There are a range of outbuildings,some in need of repair, including a dis-used Anderson shelter.

On the rear elevation of the roof is a what weunderstand to be a small solar PV system.  

Also located externally is a water softener.


Small entrance lobby into L-Shaped Entrance Hall- 24'8" (7.52m) reducing to 3'11 (1.19m) x 6' (1.83m) reducing to4'5" (1.35m)

Lounge - 14'6" x 11'10" (4.42m x 3.61m)
Gas fire, carpet, radiator, double glazed window to front.

Kitchen/Dining Room - 15'10 x 11' (4.83m x 3.35m)
Range of matching wall and base units, single sink with draining board, spacefor washing machine, cupboard housing hot water tank, vinyl tiled flooring,radiator, double glazed windows to rear and side.

Bedroom 1 - 11'11" x 8'5" (3.63m x 2.57m)
Mirror fronted wardrobes, carpet, radiator, double glazed window to front

Bedroom 2 - 11'11" x 9'7" (3.63mx 2.92m)

Built in cupboard, carpet, radiator, double glazed window to side. 

Bedroom 3/Dining Room - 10'3"x 9'10" (3.12m x 3m)
Shelves, carpet, radiator, double glazed sliding door into: 

Conservatory - 15'8" x 11' (4.78m x 3.35m)
Double glazed windows on all 3 sides, tiled floor, double glazed doors to rear garden.

Bathroom - 6'11" x 4'9" (2.11m x 1.45m)
Bath with shower over, low level w/c, pedestal wash basin, carpet, radiator,double glazed window into conservatory.


Large front garden laid to lawn with asphalt driveway leading to carport and garage.  To the left of the property is a separate double gate leading through to side and rear garden.  The rear garden is laid mainly to grass with a paved area close to the property and a range of outbuildings some in need of repair including a dis-used Anderson shelter which could be made into a feature or alternatively removed. 


Located on Grove Avenue, this property is just a 15-minute drive from the city centre. It is ideally located close to the Costessey Infant and Junior school(rated Good by OFSTED) and is just a 7-minute walk from Ormiston Victory Academy (rated Outstanding by OFSTED). Nearby are local shops with the Longwater Retail park some 10 minutes’ drive away offering a variety of shops and eateries.

Council Tax

Band C - South Norfolk District Council


Head out of Norwich along Dereham Road and then,after 2.5 miles, turn right onto Gurney Road. After another 0.2 miles, turn left onto Grove Avenue where the property will be found approximately 0.5 miles along Grove Avenue on your left.


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