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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Little Waltham, Chelmsford

Offers in Excess of £750,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

This stunning property offers immaculate, bright and airy living accommodation throughout. The property dates back to the 1800's with later additions. The accommodation provides three reception rooms, impressive kitchen/breakfast room, ground floor shower room, utility room and a boot room. There are three good size bedrooms all of which benefit from fitted wardrobes and served by two modern family bathrooms.

The property is entered via an impressive entrance hall with vaulted ceiling, leading through to the inner hallway, an attractive turning staircase leads to the first floor. To the front of the property and the original part of the house are two reception rooms which are currently utilised as a spacious, dual aspect study with cast iron feature fireplace and a family room enjoying views to the front aspect, exposed floorboards and cast iron feature fireplace. The kitchen/breakfast room is designed with every modern convenience in mind and enjoys views over the delightful grounds and a vaulted ceiling with velux windows. The kitchen has been fitted with an attractive range of wall and base units with work surfaces over and a comprehensive range of appliances, including integrated dishwasher, ceramic hob, double oven and microwave. The kitchen also offers a breakfast bar. To the rear of the property is the lounge/diner offering an impressive living area again providing exceptional views over the grounds, attractive log burner, access into the garden and access into a cellar. Discreetly positioned off the lounge/diner is a boot room with storage facilities and leading through to a downstairs shower room, comprising a modern white suite. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a good size utility room with a range of base units with work surfaces over and space for appliances. The utility room also houses the main service connections. It is important to note the majority of the ground floor accommodation benefits from under floor heating provided by a ground source heat pump with excellent energy saving benefits.

To the first floor there are three good size bedrooms all enjoying fitted wardrobes. The bedrooms capture the stunning setting of the property with views over the grounds and farmland beyond. Two family bathrooms serve the bedrooms and provide modern, white suites.
 

Entrance hall not measured 

Hallway not measured 

Kitchen/breakfast room 17' 6" x 10' 4" (5.33m x 3.15m)  

Utility room 10' 3" x 7' 2" max (3.12m x 2.18m)  

Lounge/diner 23' 8" max x 18' 2" (7.21m x 5.54m)  

Family room 15' 3" x 12' 1" (4.65m x 3.68m)  

Study 12' 1" x 10' 4" (3.68m x 3.15m)  

Shower room 6' 7" x 5' 7" (2.01m x 1.7m)  

Boot Room not measured 

First floor landing  

Bedroom one 13' 2" x 12' 1" (4.01m x 3.68m)  

Bedroom two 12' 4" x 10' 1" (3.76m x 3.07m)  

Bedroom three 12' 5" x 9' (3.78m x 2.74m)  

Bathroom one 10' x 9' 3" (3.05m x 2.82m)  

Bathroom two 8' 10" x 4' 8" (2.69m x 1.42m)  

Double garage 18' 8" x 18' 2" (5.69m x 5.54m)  

Store one not measured 

Store two not measured 

The outside The property is set back along a no through road and approached by an extensive shingle driveway providing parking for multiple vehicles. The driveway leads to a detached double garage. Set within the grounds is a further outbuilding currently divided into two storage areas/tack room with power and light connected, the tack room has a heater connected.

A particular feature of this remarkable home are the beautifully maintained gardens, well screened providing a high degree of privacy by established hedging. The grounds extend to just under half an acre. The gardens have been divided into several sections and offer a number of fine specimen trees and interspersed by numerous flower beds and borders. Set within the grounds is an established orchard with a variety of fruit trees including apple, pear and cherry. Open farmland surrounds the property providing the most enviable views. 

Where? The property is discreetly located down a no through road to the East of the village of Little Waltham which is approximately 2.5 miles by foot or bicycle. The attractive village of Little Waltham is located around 3 miles to the north of Chelmsford and is largely surrounded by open countryside leading to a network of footpaths and riverside walks with Meadows Nature Reserve situated nearby. The village offers a variety of amenities including a highly rated C of E primary school, two village halls and the popular White Hart public house. The village has a thriving community centred around the popular St Martins parish church. The village offers a regular bus service providing straight forward access to Broomfield Hospital and Chelmsford city centre which provides a mainline railway station with direct links to London Liverpool Street (approximate journey time 35 minutes) with Chelmer Valley Park & Ride facility within 3 miles. Chelmsford city centre offers a wide range of leisure and recreational facilities with both state and private schooling available, including two highly regarded Grammar schools. By road there is straight-forward access on to the A130/A120 to Braintree and Stansted as well as the A12 dual carriageway, serving London to the south and Ipswich and the coast to the north. 

Important information Council Tax Band - F
Services - Ground source heat pump, mains water with water softener, and electricity are connected to the property. Private drainage by way of a Klargester.
Tenure - Freehold
EPC rating - F 


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21 July 2017

Nearest stations

  • Hatfield Peverel (3.7 mi)
  • White Notley (4.2 mi)
  • Cressing (4.3 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 stations

  • Hatfield Peverel (3.7 mi)
  • White Notley (4.2 mi)
  • Cressing (4.3 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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