4 bedroom detached house for sale

Orchard Cottage, Brentwood Road, Herongate

Sold STC £995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Unique village home
  • Large & private plot
  • 4 Double bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms & 2 en-suite shower rooms
  • Immaculate & stylish interior
  • 3 Large reception rooms
  • Large kitchen with utility room
  • Downstairs bedroom 5 with adjacent bathroom option
  • St Martins school catchment area (subject to acceptance)
  • West facing garden and large terrace

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

'Orchard Cottage' in Herongate is a unique and very pretty family home, set well back off the road, enjoying a lovely setting on a large, private and well kept plot. Given a new identity by an all encompassing extension & modernisation project, the layout provides versatile accommodation and the interior is now both very stylish and uncompromising. The property is well proportioned and immaculate, surrounded by elevations of brick, render and timber cladding, relieved by leaded light double glazed windows; all under a reclaimed peg tile roof. Enjoying a sought after village setting with its local amenities and fantastic pubs, in catchment of St Martins school with the A127 and M25 within easy access and West Horndon train station is 2.6 miles away with its direct line into London's Fenchurch Street. This is a truly superb 'turn-key' home, one which must be viewed internally to be fully appreciated.

Accommodation comprises:
Covered storm porch supported by an oak pillar with inset spotlights and double doors, opening to the hallway.

Reception Hall 5.42m (17' 9") x 2.55m (8' 4")
Extending to 3.48m (11' 5")
This is a grand and sizeable area for greeting guests. There are leaded light glazed panels within the front door and matching panels to either side which provide much natural light into the hall. There is a ceiling height of 2.76m (9' 1") and a timber staircase ascends to the first floor landing. Under stair cupboard for storage and a tall, contemporary radiator. A porcelain tiled floor runs throughout.

Boot Room
With a continuation of the porcelain tiled floor, ample space for hanging coats and a tall shoe rack with shelving above. Radiator.

Study 4.42m (14' 6") x 3.04m (10' 0")
This is a double aspect room with a feature bay overlooking the front garden. Three picture windows within the bay and a further window to the side elevation provide natural light into this sizeable office. There are exposed beams and there is ample space for office furniture. The porcelain tiled floor continues throughout the room, hospital style radiator.

Sitting Room / Bedroom Five 5.38m (17' 8") x 3.45m (11' 4")
This is a double aspect reception room situated at the front of the house. It is a multifunctional room and serves well as a sitting room, a formal dining room or can easily be adapted to the fifth bedroom; as there is an adjacent shower room on the ground floor. Leaded light windows to the front and side elevations provide natural light and there is a hospital style radiator.

Downstairs Bathroom 3.32m (10' 11") x 1.63m (5' 4")
The downstairs bathroom also serves as a cloakroom, as it is situated off the hallway. Should the sitting room be used as a bedroom then this would serve as its bathroom. This is a luxury suite and very stylish, with an enclosed bath, chrome mixer tap and a hand held shower attachment. There is a low level wc with a hidden cistern. A contemporary hand basin with a chrome mixer tap sits on a polished granite work surface, with storage cupboards below. There is a large shower tray with a chrome hand held shower attachment and drencher head above. The walls and floor are fully tiled. There is an obscure, leaded light window to the side elevation providing natural light and an extractor fan. Hospital style radiator / heated towel rail.

Drawing Room 7.96m (26' 1") x 4.50m (14' 9")
This is a very comfortable double aspect reception room of excellent proportions with leaded light French doors and matching panels to either side providing natural light and access to the terrace and garden. There is also a sizeable window to the side elevation providing natural light. There are twin double hospital radiators and a feature, floor to ceiling, chimney breast with a stone surround and plinth with a coal effect fire (this feature is decorative only and not useable as a fire).

Kitchen / Dining / Family Room 6.94m (22' 9") x 6.80m (22' 4") maximum
This room is situated at the rear of the house and is treble aspect. This is the hub of the house with ample space for sofas and a dining table. Much light comes into this room via leaded light doors which lead out to the terrace and there is a ceiling height of 2.76m (9' 1"). This is a quality kitchen installation with ample soft close units at base and eye level with drawer sets and a sizeable granite work surface and splash back. There is a stainless steel one and a half bowl butler style sink with a contemporary mixer tap. A large, six ring, gas Rangemaster has double ovens, grill, plate warmer and a fireplace style canopy above. There is a recess for an American style fridge. The oven, a wine cooler and the fridge are available through separate negotiation. There is an integrated dishwasher, a porcelain tiled floor runs throughout and there are two tall contemporary radiators.

Utility Room 3.56m (11' 8") x 2.35m (7' 9")
(The measurement of the utility room is included within the kitchen measurement). Double aspect with a view of the garden and a half glazed door providing access to the exterior. There is a wall mounted boiler and an unvented cylinder serving the gas central heating and hot water supply. There is a washing machine and a tumble drier (also available by separate negotiation). There is a sizeable work surface with base storage cupboards under, a radiator and a continuation of the porcelain tiled floor. A stainless steel sink has a drainer to the side and a swans neck mixer tap above.

First Floor Landing
Of good proportions with space for furniture. There is a dormer window to the rear elevation providing natural light and a sizeable airing cupboard with built in shelving.

Bedroom One 4.65m (15' 3") x 6.97m (22' 10")
shortening to 4.84m (15' 11")
This is a cleverly designed master bedroom suite with an excellent use of space. There are eight double wardrobes in total with matching drawer sets and bedside tables.

En Suite Shower Room
This is a quality installation with a low level wc, contemporary hand basin with a chrome mixer tap and tiled splash back with a cupboard and drawer set below. There is a fully tiled shower cubicle with chrome mixer taps and drencher head. An obscure, leaded light window to the side aspect provides natural light. Shaver unit and chrome heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two 5.03m (16' 6") x 3.84m (12' 7")
This is a double aspect bedroom with quality built in furniture including three double wardrobes, a desk and vanity unit. Leaded light window to the rear aspect provides natural light.

En Suite Shower Room
With a fully tiled shower cubicle, chrome mixer tap and hand held shower attachment. There is a contemporary sink with a chrome mixer tap, a storage unit below and a tiled splash back. A low level wc has a hidden cistern and there is a porcelain tiled floor and splash backs. Chrome heated towel rail.

Bedroom Three 4.52m (14' 10") x 3.60m (11' 10")
With a leaded light, dormer window to the front aspect providing much natural light.

Bedroom Four 3.68m (12' 1") x 3.30m (10' 10")
A dormer window to the rear aspect provides natural light and a view of the garden.

Family Bathroom 3.50m (11' 6") x 2.64m (8' 8")
lengthening to 4.00m (13' 1")
This is an exceptional family bathroom of excellent proportions. It is a quality installation with a polished timber dresser with twin square basins inset and matching contemporary taps above. The dresser affords cupboard and drawer storage. There is a large bath with contemporary fittings including a hand held shower attachment and a swans neck mixer tap to the side. There is a built in TV to the side of the bath, and there is a large over sized shower tray with a curved splash screen. The shower is fully tiled with a chrome hand held shower attachment and a drencher head above. The floor and the shower unit has porcelain tiling. There is a low level wc and an obscure window to the side aspect provides natural light.

Garage 4.75m (15' 7") x 5.22m (17' 2")
This is a detached garage of brick and block construction with a weather boarded facade and a peg tiled, pitched roof. There is ample loft storage above and it is alarmed. There are wall mounted cupboards for storage. There is a concrete floor, power and light. An external tap provides water for the front garden.

Front Garden
The front garden is approached via brick pillars with the boundary formed by high brick walls and shrub and bush borders, which are contained by railway sleepers. There is a very large shingle driveway and bay providing hard standing for a dozen vehicles. The brick pillars have been prepared and are ready for a set of electronically controlled gates.

Rear Garden
Surrounding the house is a 200 square metre raised terrace with ample space for entertaining. There is an area for outside dining with a brick and tile barbecue. The garden is west facing and the terrace gives way to a well kept lawn surrounded by shrub and tree borders and raised sleeper borders. There is a shed for storage and a sizeable side garden, planted and ready for herbs. External lighting, power and a tap are in situ.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • West Horndon (1.9 mi)
  • Brentwood (2.6 mi)
  • Shenfield (2.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • West Horndon (1.9 mi)
  • Brentwood (2.6 mi)
  • Shenfield (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ParryCohen, Shenfield

78 Hutton Road, Shenfield, Brentwood, CM15 8NB

01277 577227 Local call rate

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