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Hawbush Green, Cressing, Braintree, Essex, CM77


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Tenure: Freehold

A charming Grade II Listed Cottage set within grounds of circa 0.6 of an acre (stls) with established gardens and outbuildings. The accommodation offers a wealth of exposed timbers and includes four bedrooms, family bathroom, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, boot room, study and cloak/shower room. Parking, garage/workshop, outbuildings and established gardens.

SITUATION    The property is situated in Cressing, a small village to the south east of Braintree. Cressing provides village facilities including a parish church, primary school, public house, grocery store and post office. For the rail commuter the village also offers a branch line railway station providing a rail link into London Liverpool Street, via Witham. The Parish of Cressing was the earliest British settlement of the medieval monks of the Knights Templar who founded the two vast 13th century timber barns, which form the centerpiece of the nearby rural estate of Cressing Temple and are believed to be the two finest Templar barns in Europe.

ACCOMMODATION    The property has secondary double glazed windows to the principal reception rooms and bedrooms. Entrance door opening to...

ENTRANCE HALL 13'7" x 10'2" (4.14m x 3.1m). Leaded light window to the front. Exposed ceiling timbers, double radiator, staircase ascending to the first floor. Door to boot room/lobby. Open studwork to...

SITTING ROOM 21' x 15'1" (6.4m x 4.6m). Two leaded light windows to the front, leaded light bay window with window seat to the side. Exposed red brick fireplace with over mantle. Exposed wall and ceiling timbers, three radiators.

BOOT ROOM/LOBBY    Quarry tiled floor, under stairs storage cupboard, radiator, window and stable door to the rear opening to the garden. Access to kitchen. Doors to cloak/shower room and study.

CLOAK/SHOWER ROOM    Tiled shower cubicle, WC, washbasin, quarry tiled floor. Window to the rear.

STUDY 18'8" x 8' (5.7m x 2.44m). Window to the side and leaded light window to the rear. Radiator. Cupboard housing oil fired boiler.

KITCHEN 12'1" x 10'9" (3.68m x 3.28m). Eye level units incorporating glazed fronted cupboards. Matching base level cupboards and drawers with wood work surfaces above. Butler sink with mixer tap, oil fired AGA, integrated dishwasher, leaded light windows to the side rear. Quarry tiled floor. Open to...

DINING ROOM 13'3" x 10'5" (4.04m x 3.18m). Leaded light windows to the front and side. Exposed wall and ceiling timbers, radiator.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING    A split level landing with radiator, doors to bedroom 1 and 2 to the left and bedroom 3 and 4 to the right.

BEDROOM ONE 17'1" (5.2m) x 11'2" (3.4m) measured at floor level into eaves. Leaded light window to the side. Radiator, fitted wardrobe.

BEDROOM TWO 11'6" x 8'6" (3.5m x 2.6m). Leaded light window to the front. Radiator, exposed wall timbers on two walls.

BEDROOM THREE 12'5" (3.78m) x 12'4" (3.76m) measured at floor level into eaves. Leaded light window to the front. Exposed timbers to one wall, radiator

BEDROOM FOUR 12'3" (3.73m) x 6'4" (1.93m) max. measured at floor level into eaves. Leaded light window to the side. Radiator. Pedestal washbasin with tiled splash back. Sloping eaves to one side.

BATHROOM    White panel enclosed bath, pedestal washbasin, WC, part tiled walls, leaded light window to the side. Vertical towel rail/radiator. Eave storage cupboards to one wall.

EXTERIOR    The property is approached to the front via a five bar gate opening to a long gravel driveway providing parking and leading on to the front of the property. There are two main outbuildings within the grounds; An L shaped GARAGE/WORKSHOP 24'8" (7.52m) x 19'5" (5.92m) >9'4" (2.84m) with double doors and ramp to the front, windows to the front and side and personal door to the garden. MOWER STORE/GARAGE 20'3" x 10'1" (6.17m x 3.07m).

.    The delightful gardens are very well maintained and laid mainly to lawn with a variety of mature trees and hedging and an established pond with ornamental waterfall. Also within the grounds there is a vegetable garden, part open store/small barn, two storage sheds (with power connected), greenhouse, chicken shed, coal bunker and log store.

LOCAL AUTHORITY    Braintree District Council 01376 552525.

VIEWING    Strictly by appointment with the Agent: JOHN D WOOD & CO. Prior to making an appointment to view John D Wood & Co strongly recommend that you discuss any particular points, which are likely to affect your interest in the property with a member of John D Wood & Co staff who has seen the property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.

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