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Take a look inside some of the most expensive homes for sale in Suffolk

PUBLISHED: 15:01 14 March 2017 | UPDATED: 15:01 14 March 2017

The interior of Brook House in Long Melford

The interior of Brook House in Long Melford

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Each month in Suffolk homes change hands for many hundreds of thousands of pounds – sometimes millions.

Balaton Lodge in Snailwell Road, Newmarket has a guide price of £2,500,000. Picture: Chris RawlingsBalaton Lodge in Snailwell Road, Newmarket has a guide price of £2,500,000. Picture: Chris Rawlings

Here we take a look at some of the most expensive domestic properties currently on the market in the county.

Wyndham House, Aldeburgh
A Grade II-listed Regency-style property with seven bedrooms, Wyndham House is described by agents Flick and Son as one of Aldeburgh’s finest residences.

The interior of Balaton Lodge in Snailwell Road, Newmarket. Picture: Chris RawlingsThe interior of Balaton Lodge in Snailwell Road, Newmarket. Picture: Chris Rawlings

As well as enjoying views over the sea it has a walled garden, swimming pool and a triple garage, as well as plenty of parking space.

The new owner will also enjoy deep sash windows at high ceilings throughout the house, while one of the bedrooms on the second floor opens out onto a small roof terrace.

Balaton Lodge's kitchen area. The property has a guide price of £2,500,000. Picture: Chris RawlingsBalaton Lodge's kitchen area. The property has a guide price of £2,500,000. Picture: Chris Rawlings

The asking price for the property is available on application to the agents.

Balaton Lodge, Newmarket
Properties in East Anglia’s horseracing hub often attract high prices and this one is no exception.

The exterior of Marshland House, for sale in Sudbourne for just under £2millionThe exterior of Marshland House, for sale in Sudbourne for just under £2million

It’s on the market for £2.5million – but you do get a lot for that price, including six bedrooms.

The master one has its own dressing room and bathroom, while there are five reception rooms, a basement with gym and a galleried landing.

The newley-built No 1, Wood Barn PlaceThe newley-built No 1, Wood Barn Place

High ceilings, bay windows and open fireplaces are all period features found in this home believed to have been built in 1890

Balaton Lodge is fairly close to the town centre and is equipped with its own alarm system, CCTV and electric gates at the end of the drive.

The newley-built No 1, Wood Barn PlaceThe newley-built No 1, Wood Barn Place

Marshland House, Sudbourne
Described as a contemporary mansion by agents Bedfords, Marshland House has two wings, seven bedrooms, a gym space, a jacuzzi and sauna room and a separate, indoor swimming pool.

It’s on the market for £1.975m, which also gets you mature gardens and grounds of around 15 acres and a hard tennis court.

The newley-built No 1, Wood Barn PlaceThe newley-built No 1, Wood Barn Place

Two of the bedrooms have both en suites and dressing rooms, while another bedroom also has an en suite.

No 1 Wood Barn Place, Great Woodbridge
This is a newly built property which is fairly close to Seckford golf course as well as being within easy reach of Ipswich.

A aerial view of Vale Farm, Hollesley, on the market for £1.95million. Picture: CornerstoneA aerial view of Vale Farm, Hollesley, on the market for £1.95million. Picture: Cornerstone

Most of the main rooms face south and the main two bedrooms, on the first floor, have their own bathrooms and access to a large roof terrace.

There are two more bedrooms with en suites on the second floor and in the basement are the fifth and sixth bedrooms (with small en suites), a gym, a spa/sauna room, a laundry and a cinema.

The kitchen of Vale Farm, Hollesley, on the market for £1.95million. Picture: CornerstoneThe kitchen of Vale Farm, Hollesley, on the market for £1.95million. Picture: Cornerstone

A separate triple garage also has an office above it and additional land is available if required. The price is available on application to agents Humberts.

Vale Farm, Hollesley
Not only do you get a seven bedroom house for the £1.95m guide price, but the ten acres of grounds include a very large pond – probably better described as a small lake.

The interior of Vale Farm, Hollesley, on the market for £1.95millionThe interior of Vale Farm, Hollesley, on the market for £1.95million

All seven bedrooms in the main property have their own en suites and one of the main features on the ground floor is an orangery-style conservatory overlooking the lake.

As well as the main house there is a separate self-contained two bedroom annexe.

The Old Vicarage in Nayland. Picture: Haakon DewingThe Old Vicarage in Nayland. Picture: Haakon Dewing

Great Green House, Cockfield
Around eight miles south of Bury St Edmunds you will find this house set in 1.7 acres, and occupying a prominent position on a village green.

It is Grade II-listed and the first records of it date back to 1497.

An interior view of The Old Vicarage in Nayland. Picture: Haakon DewingAn interior view of The Old Vicarage in Nayland. Picture: Haakon Dewing

Among the ground floor rooms are a study, drawing room, dining room and pantry, while upstairs the master bedroom suite is complemented by four further bedrooms, to with en suite facilities.

Other buildings include garaging for three cars, landscaped formal and informal gardens and a traditional outbuilding, workshop and store.

The Old Vicarage in Nayland. Picture: Haakon DewingThe Old Vicarage in Nayland. Picture: Haakon Dewing

The guide price is £1.6m.

The Old Vicarage, Nayland
There are six bedrooms in this property not too far north of Colchester, with the master bedroom boasting a spacious en suite.

Brook House in Long Melford has a guide price of £1.45millionBrook House in Long Melford has a guide price of £1.45million

A coach house acts as extra garage space (there is a separate double garage as well) and also has three store rooms.

Downstairs is a kitchen and breakfast room connecting to a larder, while you can choose to relax in the dining room, drawing room, family room or snug.

Brook House in Long Melford has a guide price of £1.45millionBrook House in Long Melford has a guide price of £1.45million

Brook House, Long Melford
This is a Grade II*-listed house which can be dated back to at least 1495 – it was originally The White Hart inn.

It is a very Suffolk-country-village-looking property with exposed wood inside and out, and several fireplaces.

The interior of Brook House in Long MelfordThe interior of Brook House in Long Melford

There are five bedrooms, sitting, dining, music and drawing rooms and a separate two-storey coach hose. It costs £1.45m.

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