Get brand editions for Fenn Wright, Chelmsford Residential Sales

4 bedroom detached house for sale

Bridge Croft, Howe Street

Sold STC £500,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An exceptionally well-presented family home occupying a small modern development within the popular location of Howe Street. The property is ideally positioned for those seeking village living within commutable distance of major road and rail links being only 4 miles north of Chelmsford city centre. The house has been extremely well-maintained and improved providing balanced accommodation and decorated in neutral tones throughout. The accommodation includes entrance hall, cloakroom, kitchen and 3 reception rooms with four first floor bedrooms, en suite shower room and a family bathroom. Externally the property provides a wide frontage, detached double garage and a landscaped, un-overlooked, rear garden with an open fronted glass veranda providing a wonderful area for all year round enjoyment. This house sits on the edge of the development and has been orientated to capture far-reaching views over nearby countryside and meadowland.

The property is entered via a welcoming entrance hall providing access to the sitting room, cloakroom and kitchen with a staircase rising to the first floor. Wood effect flooring features throughout the majority of the ground floor complemented by attractive wooden doors. The kitchen is positioned to the front of the house and includes Karnden flooring and a range of light coloured, eye level storage units with work surfaces below, cupboards and drawers beneath. There are fully integrated appliances within the kitchen which include stainless steel sink and drainer, four ring ceramic hob with extractor hood, double oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fitted fridge/freezer and eye level microwave. A side courtesy door provides external access. To the rear of the property is a comfortable sitting room with open fire providing an attractive nature stone hearth. A squared arch leads through to the dining room providing double opening French doors on to the timber terrace and an open fronted glass veranda. The study is located to the front of the house and is currently used as a further reception area but offers the potential to use as a home office or playroom. To the first floor a spacious landing serves four bedrooms and a family bathroom. The bathroom has been fitted with a modern white suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, closed coupled wc and enclosed bath with shower attachment. Bedrooms one and two are positioned to the rear of the house, both providing built in wardrobes and views over nearby countryside. The master bedroom is a spacious room with a bay window recess and en suite facilities including closed coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin and shower enclosure with pumped shower unit and glazed folding screen.

 

Entrance hall 9' 9" x 4' 9" (2.97m x 1.45m)  

Cloakroom 6' 5" x 2' 7" (1.96m x 0.79m)  

Kitchen 12' 2" x 8' 5" (3.71m x 2.57m)  

Dining room 12' 2" x 8' 9" (3.71m x 2.67m)  

Sitting room 15' 9" x 12' 2" (4.8m x 3.71m)  

Study 10' x 6' 8" (3.05m x 2.03m)  

Glass veranda 13' 5" x 7' 5" (4.09m x 2.26m)  

Landing 17' 4" max. x 6' 2" (5.28m x 1.88m)  

Bedroom one 11' 9" into bay x 12' 5" (3.58m x 3.78m)  

En suite 6' 1" max. x 6' 2" max. (1.85m x 1.88m)  

Bedroom two 10' 3" x 9' 8" (3.12m x 2.95m)  

Bedroom three 12' 4" max. x 7' 2" (3.76m x 2.18m)  

Bedroom four 10' 1" x 6' 10" (3.07m x 2.08m)  

Bathroom 9' 6" x 6' 4" (2.9m x 1.93m)  

Double garage 18' 7" x 18' 5" (5.66m x 5.61m)  

The outside The property provides a wide frontage and is approached over a double drive leading to a detached double garage of pitched roof design, double up and over doors with power and light connected. There are front areas of garden either side of the garage which have been landscaped with slate shingle and offering the potential for additional off road parking if required. There is a further area of garden which wraps around the front and side of the property incorporating shrubs with a retaining picket fence. A timber gate, positioned between the garage and house, provides access to the rear garden which has been beautifully landscaped incorporating a vast collection of flowers and shrubs providing a wealth of colour. A terrace to the rear of the garden provides a seating area with a further decked terrace extending from the house. This area is covered by a contemporary style open fronted glass veranda of metal and glass construction providing a wonderful area for all year round enjoyment. The garden is un-overlooked and enclosed by a curved redbrick wall. 

Where? The property is located in the attractive village of Howe Street in a small modern development consisting of only nine other houses with views over neighbouring countryside and meadowland classified as a Special Landscape Area. Howe Street is situated on the outskirts of Great Waltham village and provides a collection of traditional family homes and pretty cottages, largely surrounded by open farmland and conveniently located with excellent transport links into the city. The area is ideally positioned for those seeking village living within commutable distance to the city being within 4 miles north of Chelmsford city centre providing a mainline railway station serving London Liverpool Street (approximately journey time of 35 minutes). The nearby village of Great Waltham won accolade of Essex village of the year in 2010. It has a strong community with many activities and clubs co-ordinated by the community network along with excellent pre and primary schooling, two public houses, Parish Church, hairdressers and a well-stocked village store/post office. There is a regular bus service in the village leading to Chelmsford city centre and outlying villages and towns including Stansted Airport. The city of Chelmsford offers a vibrant centre with a wide selection of restaurants and shopping facilities and an excellent selection of private and state schooling, including King Edwards Grammar School For Boys and County High School For Girls. Felsted school is approximately 5 miles in distance with New Hall being approximately 3 miles. The Doctors surgery in Little Waltham is just under 1.5 miles with Broomfield hospital within 2 miles and the Park and Ride in Little Waltham 2.5 miles. 

Important information Council Tax Band - F
Services - We understand that mains water, drainage, oil and electricity are connected to the property.
Tenure - Freehold
EPC rating - D 

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) graphs

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chelmsford (4.6 mi)
  • Cressing (6.0 mi)
  • Braintree Freeport (6.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Chelmsford Residential Sales

20 Duke Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1HL

01245 930127 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.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Chelmsford Residential Sales

20 Duke Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1HL

01245 930127 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.

Map & Street View

Nearest stations

  • Chelmsford (4.6 mi)
  • Cressing (6.0 mi)
  • Braintree Freeport (6.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Chelmsford Residential Sales

20 Duke Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1HL

01245 930127 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.

Disclaimer - Property reference 100989040189. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Fenn Wright, Chelmsford Residential Sales. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.