Partly converted barn for sale near Sudbury, Suffolk

Price reduced to £425,000
Partly converted barn for sale near Sudbury, Suffolk

Partly converted barn in Little Cornard near Sudbury

18th century timber barn in Suffolk village of Little Cornard which offers great opportunities for development. Much of the work already completed, it has planning permission for conversion into a four bedroom house

An 18th century timber barn set on a plot of 0.3 acres in the Suffolk village of Little Cornard near Sudbury and Colchester. It is currently undergoing conversion into a four bedroom property.

For sale due to unforeseen circumstances (a major car crash means I am unable to continue hence the sale at this stage).

This water proof shell with roof and walls complete offers a great opportunity for the new owner to put their own stamp on the internal final finishes.


The barn is detached and provides well planned, spacious accommodation in excess 2,000 sq ft.

The living accommodation comprises of an open plan reception space of sitting room and dining room and a part vaulted kitchen. There are four bedrooms (the master bedroom has an en suite) and there is also a family bathroom and ground floor WC.

To the front is a large glazed screen with a central glazed door and a front side access door. To the rear are french door with side windows.

Build stage

Current build stage are roof works progressing with the insulation being fitted above the roof to create a warm deck roof, and roof tiling due to be carried out shortly (time of writing 29 June 2023).

Local building control have inspected at each stage and will carry out a site visit to sign off insulation.

The floor joists and chipboard flooring has been fitted to form the first floors. Stud work and tile backer boarding have been fitted to form the two bedrooms and family bathroom in the wing to the north west. All planning conditions were discharged before project started.

Underflooring heating and screed installed.


Mains water on site, and an existing fibre glass cess pit ready to connect into.


Situated just outside the pretty village of Bures, 10 minutes from Sudbury and 20 minutes from Colchester in Essex.
Contact Details
Martin Burley

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