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5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Common, Galleywood

Sold STC £800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning setting within close proximity of Galleywood Common
  • 2500 Sq.ft of flexible family accommodation to suit a range of lifestyles
  • Elevated position providing wonderful views over the surrounding grounds and farmland
  • Approximately 3 miles south of Chelmsford
  • Direct access onto the A12 linking through to London and beyond

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A unique family home occupying a truly stunning setting within close proximity of Galleywood Common providing approximately 2500 Sq.ft of flexible accommodation and standing in gardens and grounds of around 1.2 acres. The property was constructed in 2000 and has accommodation arranged over three levels offering the option to be configured to suit a range of lifestyles. Currently the property comprises three first floor bedrooms, en suite shower room and a family bathroom with five ground floor reception rooms, two offering the option to be utilised as bedrooms, and a kitchen. To the lower floor there are six rooms comprising utility room, two storage rooms and three recreational rooms. The property occupies an elevated position providing wonderful views over the surrounding grounds and farmland. Externally, the property is approached over a private drive with the majority of the gardens located to the north and west of the house offering recreational space and potential equestrian use.

The property is entered from the front into an entrance lobby opening to a welcoming entrance hall with stairs leading to all levels. There are two rooms positioned to the front of the property offering potential bedroom space with three further reception rooms. The principle reception room is westerly facing and includes an inset wood burner with double doors opening to a breakfast room. An inner utility area separates the breakfast room to the kitchen which includes a range of wooden eye and base level storage units with work surfaces and drawers. Beyond the kitchen is the dining room which leads back through to the entrance hall. To the first floor there are three double bedrooms and a family bathroom accessed off a spacious landing. The master bedroom includes an en suite shower room comprising a modern cream suite with shower enclosure, wc and wash hand basin. The family bathroom includes a shower enclosure, panel bath, low level wc and wash hand basin. To the lower floor there are six rooms comprising a utility room, two storage rooms and three further recreational rooms.
 

Porch not measured 

Entrance hall 20' 1" x 6' 2" (6.12m x 1.88m)  

Reception room/bedroom 5 11' 7" x 7' 9" (3.53m x 2.36m)  

Dining room 13' 4" x 11' 7" (4.06m x 3.53m)  

Kitchen 11' 7" x 9' 3" (3.53m x 2.82m)  

Utility area 7' 10" x 6' 2" (2.39m x 1.88m)  

Cloakroom not measured 

Breakfast room 12' 7" x 9' 3" (3.84m x 2.82m)  

Lounge 13' 8" x 12' 7" (4.17m x 3.84m)  

Reception room/bedroom four 12' 7" x 10' 0" (3.84m x 3.05m)  

Landing  

Bedroom one 11' 7" x 11' 7" (3.53m x 3.53m)  

En suite 11' 7" x 3' 2" (3.53m x 0.97m)  

Bedroom two 12' 7" x 11' 7" (3.84m x 3.53m)  

Bedroom three 12' 7" x 9' 1" (3.84m x 2.77m)  

Bathroom 11' 7" x 5' 11" (3.53m x 1.8m)  

Basement hallway 34' 1" x 6' 2" (10.39m x 1.88m)  

Basement room 1 12' 2" x 7' 6" (3.71m x 2.29m)  

Basement room 2 13' 1" x 12' 2" (3.99m x 3.71m)  

Basement room 3 12' 2" x 8' 10" (3.71m x 2.69m)  

Basement room 4 11' 2" x 7' 6" (3.4m x 2.29m)  

Utility room 11' 2" x 8' 10" (3.4m x 2.69m)  

Play room 13' 1" x 11' 2" (3.99m x 3.4m)  

The outside The property is a approached through a five bar gate opening a private driveway which continues passed the house. The gardens are mainly positioned to the west and north of the house and have been naturally split into sections providing areas of lawn, trees and shrubs. To the western corner is the remains of an existing house which was demolished during the construction of the existing property with a range of timber framed outbuilding requiring improvement but offering the option for stabling if required. To the side boundary is gated access providing direct access onto open woodland. In total the land extends to 1.2 acres.  

Where? The property occupies a wonderful elevated position offering westerly views over nearby farmland and is discreetly positioned at the end of a country lane, with distance countryside views towards Hutton. The property is within close proximity to Galleywood Common which comprises approximately 175 acres of woodland and open fields and was declared a Local Nature Reserve in 1993 and is ideal for walking and the nature enthusiast. Galleywood is situated approximately 3 miles south of Chelmsford and offers a range of amenities. There is schooling available in Chelmsford and the nearby village of Ingatestone with two excellent grammar schools in Chelmsford. For the commuter there is direct access onto the A12 linking through to London which is approximately 30 miles in distance with mainline railway stations at both Chelmsford and Ingatestone providing direct access into London Liverpool Street. 

Important information Council Tax Band - G
Services - We understand that mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Oil fired heating and pivate drainage.
Tenure - Freehold
EPC rating - D 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chelmsford (2.8 mi)
  • Ingatestone (3.7 mi)
  • Billericay (5.0 mi)
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Fenn Wright, Signature Home Sales South Essex

20 Duke Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1HL

01245 930062 Local call rate

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Fenn Wright, Signature Home Sales South Essex

20 Duke Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1HL

01245 930062 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chelmsford (2.8 mi)
  • Ingatestone (3.7 mi)
  • Billericay (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Signature Home Sales South Essex

20 Duke Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1HL

01245 930062 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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