7 bedroom detached house for sale

Burges Terrace, Thorpe Bay, Essex

£885,000

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Home In Thorpe Bay are privileged with instructions to offer for sale this delightful seven bedroom detached family residence standing in extremely attractive established gardens with a west facing aspect and located in a highly regarded residential area just a short stroll from the estuary front and Thorpe Bay Tennis Club.

The accommodation is beautifully presented throughout and has many elegant features characteristic with the style of architecture which are enhanced with Farrow & Ball decor to the majority of rooms.

The accommodation comprises: porch, a wonderful reception hall, a well proportioned lounge, family room with French doors opening on to the gardens and a super kitchen/breakfast room which provides access to the utility and cloakroom/wc. A galleried landing on the first floor leads to four bedrooms, two of which have access to a large wrap around balcony and there is also a family bathroom on this floor with a shower cubicle. There are three further good size bedrooms on the top floor.

There are many period features within the property, including high cornice ceilings, deep skirtings, picture rails, plate rails and the property has been featured in a number of international magazines. The gardens are well maintained and have been carefully landscaped incorporating beautiful well established shrubbery borders, mature trees lawns and a walled front garden provides access to generous off road parking.

Conveniently located for access to Thorpe Bay Broadway with an excellent range of shops, cafs and restaurants and ideal for commuters to the city with the station close at hand. Thorpe Bay Golf Club is also within easy walking distance. Viewing absolutely essential.

Entrance Porch - Delightful front porch, quarry tiled floor, light.

Reception Hall - Fabulous and a very light reception hall approached from original bevelled glass door. Bay window to side, fireplace, parquet flooring, period radiator, dado, picture rail, feature dog leg staircase rising to first floor landing with large stained glass window, Understairs cloaks cupboard.

Lounge - 20' x 14' (6.10m x 4.27m) - Deep bay window to front, high cornice ceiling, ceiling rose, tv aerial point, 'Bisque' radiators, dimmer light switch control. Natural exposed floorboards.

Family Room - 16'10 x 13' (5.13m x 3.96m) - A wonderful room with panelled and glass doors providing separation from the kitchen/breakfast room. French doors leading on to the patios and gardens. Natural exposed floorboards,' Bisque' radiators, panelling to walls, dado, picture rail, high cornice ceiling, ceiling rose. Dimmer light switch control.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 30' x 11' (incorporates utility area & WC) () - The kitchen is completely in keeping with the character of the house with a vaulted tongue and grooved ceiling within the bay and French doors opening on the garden. Dresser with cabinet above and' Corian' work surface, freestanding preparation work peninsular with wood block work surface, Butler sink with wood block work surface and cupboard below, pillar tap. 'Mercury' cooker range with extractor above, vertical 'Bisque' radiators, further radiator. Light panelling to walls, picture rail, built in larder with shelving, dimmer lights.

Utility Room - Stainless steel sink, plumbing for washing machine, vent for tumble dryer, wall mounted gas central heating boiler, radiator. Panelled and glazed door leading to side.

Cloakroom Wc - Low level suite, pedestal wash hand basin, half panelling to walls, radiator, dado, extractor fan.

First Floor Landing - A lovely galleried landing with stained glass window to side and staircase rising to the top floor. Exposed floorboards, period radiator, dado, dimmer light switch control.

Master Bedroom - 20' x 14' (overall) includes dressing room (6.10m - A spacious master bedroom with walk in dressing room (Please note the dressing room has provision for plumbing to convert this in to an en suite if a purchaser so requires) Bay window to front with stained glass insert above, exposed floors, radiator. High cornice ceiling. French door leading balcony.

Balcony - A delightful wrap around canopied balcony with views over the sea.

Bedroom 2 - 17' x 13' (5.18m x 3.96m) - A good size second bedroom. Twin aspect room with window to side and window overlooking the garden. Panelling to walls radiator, dado, picture rail, dimmer light switch control.

Bedroom 3 - 11' x 11' (3.35m x 3.35m) - A well proportioned bedroom with window overlooking garden, radiator, dimmer light switch control, high cornice ceiling.

Bedroom 4 - 11' x 8'10 (3.35m x 2.69m) - Twin aspect room with window to side overlooking the sea, French doors opening on to the balcony, picture rail, radiator.

Family Bathroom - 9' x 9' (2.74m x 2.74m) - Bath, wash hand basin on contemporary chrome base, panelled bath, shower cubicle, downlights, vertical radiator, tiling with underfloor heating, airing cupboard with lagged cylinder and shelving, digital thermostat. Original feature arch leaded light window above the door. Dimmer light control.

Second Floor Landing - Panelling to walls, picture rail. Window to side with estuary views.

Bedroom 5 - 13' x 10' (3.96m x 3.05m) - Window to front, radiator, two access points to the eaves storage space.

Bedroom 6 - 14' x 9'10 (4.27m x 3.00m) - Window to side, radiator, built in wardrobes.

Bedroom 7 - 12' x 10' (3.66m x 3.05m) - Roof light window to the rear, radiator, three access points to useful eaves storage space.

Outside -

Rear Garden - The property stands in absolutely stunning gardens which are beautifully landscaped, well established with gravelled patio area directly adjacent to the house ideal for entertaining. Gated access to side, steps down to lawn. Feature swirling brick pathway leading to the bottom of the garden, wide mature shrubbery borders, trees, garden shed. The length of the garden is approximately 55 feet.

Front Garden - The property is approached from a most attractive established walled front garden with a variety of mature shrubbery borders and trees. Generous off road parking.

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Nearest stations

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  • Southend East (1.0 mi)
  • Southend Central (1.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Thorpe Bay (0.7 mi)
  • Southend East (1.0 mi)
  • Southend Central (1.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Home, Thorpe Bay

127 The Broadway, Thorpe Bay, SS1 3EX

01702 588885 Local call rate

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