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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

The Haven, Springhill, Widdington, Saffron Walden, Essex

Sold by Us £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Deceptively spacious 3/4 bedroom semi-detached individual cottage
  • Situated just on the edge of this popular and picturesque village
  • Set back from the road in an attractive elevated
  • Boasting a good size garden with off road parking for 3-4 cars and integral garage
  • Mains drainage, water, electricity are all connected, central heating is oil

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

ACCOMMODATION The Haven is an attractive and rarely available 3 / 4 bedroom family home situated on the edge of this highly popular village benefitting from well proportioned living accommodation and offering scope to improve further. The property enjoys wonderful views overlooking far reaching countryside to the front and rear aspect. The house could benefit from some updating however has been well maintained by the current owner. There is scope to increase the accommodation further subject to the necessary planning permissions. The accommodation comprises on the ground floor an entrance hall, large double aspect sitting room with French doors leading to the rear garden and an attractive fireplace with log burning stove, study/4th bedroom and large kitchen/breakfast room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and eye level units with breakfast bar and work surface incorporating a sink unit and an solid fuel fired Aga. To the rear of the kitchen there is a single storey extension incorporating the utility room and cloakroom which offers a prime area for an extension should further accommodation be required. On the first floor there are 3 good size bedrooms including 2 double bedrooms both with attractive views overlooking the surrounding countryside and a family bathroom all accessed off a light and airy landing.

OUTSIDE The property enjoys an elevated position set back from the road with a front driveway providing off-road parking for 3-4 vehicles as well as providing access to an integral single garage. From the front driveway there are two sets of steps, one providing access to the rear garden to the side and a second set leading up to the front door. To the rear is an enclosed rear garden which is mainly laid to lawn with a small patio area, a selection of well stocked flower beds and low lying hedge to the rear which backs on to rolling open countryside.  

LOCATION Widdington is set amongst attractive undulation countryside and has many attractive period houses, a fine 16th century church and the renowned Fleur De Leys Public House. The village of Newport within 2 miles has a good range of shops and a mainline station providing a regular service to London's Liverpool Street Station. Audley End mainline station (Liverpool Street within 51 minutes) is just over 4 miles away. The market town of Saffron Walden is within 6 miles with a thriving twice weekly market, excellent range of shops, leisure facilities, coffee bars and restaurants. For more extensive shopping facilities Bishops Stortford with a mainline station within 8 miles. Cambridge is within 19 miles to the north (16 miles by train to Audley End). Access to the M11 south (9 miles) is at Junction 8, Bishops Stortford, or going north, Junction 10 at Duxford for the M11/A11.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 September 2016


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