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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Wethersfield Road, Finchingfield

Sold STC £430,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A charming 3 bedroom 17th Century cottage presented in excellent decorative order located in the picturesque village of Finchingfield. The unlisted cottage is predominantly timber framed with rendered elevations under a thatched roof and provides a wealth of period features including exposed timbers and brickwork. The property provides well-proportioned accommodation comprising three first floor bedrooms and a bathroom. To the ground floor there is a stunning open plan kitchen/diner, sitting room, study/potential bedroom 4 and a shower room.

Externally a wide drive provides off road parking for 3 vehicles and a side garden measuring approximately 80ft in length incorporating a detached timber framed studio with power and light connected (approx. 20ft x 10ft).

The accommodation commences with a cosy sitting room displaying a wealth of exposed timbers and fireplace with inset wood burning stove. There is a door to an enclosed stairwell and a further door leading to the study/bedroom 4. The kitchen/dining room is of L-shaped design and is a beautiful room with an extensive range of base cabinets, built-in dresser, central island with cupboards under, all with granite work surfaces.There is space for appliances with an electric hob, extractor hood and an oil fired Rayburn to remain. To the rear of the cottage is a rear lobby which has a stable door leading to the garden. There is a modern ground floor shower room comprising shower enclosure, WC and wash hand basin. The first floor is accessed via two staircases from the sitting room and kitchen where there are 3 bedrooms, 2 with fitted storage, and a family bathroom.
 

Entrance hall not measured 

Kitchen/breakfast room/dining room 21' 6" max x 18' max (6.55m x 5.49m)  

Shower room not measured  

Sitting room 13' x 12' 8" (3.96m x 3.86m)  

Study/bedroom 4 11' 2" max x 7' (3.4m x 2.13m)  

First floor landing  

Bedroom one 13' x 11' 10" (3.96m x 3.61m)  

Bedroom two 13' x 10' (3.96m x 3.05m)  

Bedroom three 8' 2" x 6' (2.49m x 1.83m)  

Bathroom 8' 3" x 5' 8" (2.51m x 1.73m)  

Detached studio 20' x 10' (6.1m x 3.05m)  

The outside To the rear of the property is a driveway with parking for 3 vehicles. The principal garden is laid to lawn with mature tree and shrub planting. To the rear of the cottage is a paved terrace with brick wall surround and further mature tree and shrub planting. There is a lower and upper terrace which is partly walled with a gated entrance. To the side of the garden is a large insulated timber framed studio. The rear garden is approx. 80ft in length and has outside lighting and water tap. 

Where? The property is located in the pretty village of Finchingfield, approximately ¼ from the village centre. The picturesque village of Finchingfield is a thriving village with a population of around 1400 people. The village is situated at the crossroads of the B1057, linking Dunmow and Haverhill and the B1053 linking Braintree and Saffron Walden. Nearby population centres include Thaxted 6.5 miles to the south-west and Braintree 8 miles to the south-east. Stansted airport is approximately 10 miles to the south-west. Braintree and Stansted airport offer direct railway links to London Liverpool Street. Further train services are available from Audley End, Bishops Stortford and Elsenham. The village offers a range of local shops, a post office, pubs, parish church and a village primary school. Local buses connect the village to nearby towns and surrounding villages with school bus services linking to Tabor secondary school in Braintree, Helena Romanes secondary school at Great Dunmow and the County High School in Saffron Walden. 2 miles to the south of the property is the popular village of Great Bardfield which offers a further range of amenities and an active local community. 

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

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Added on Rightmove:
11 November 2016

Nearest station

  • Braintree (7.7 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 station

  • Braintree (7.7 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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