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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Clapgate, Albury

Guide Price £545,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Cottage
  • Village Location
  • Large Gardens
  • IngleNook Fireplace
  • Re-fitted kitchen
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Driveway & Parking
  • Useful Summerhouse/ Studio

Full description

Elliot Heath are pleased to offer a period cottage with origins dating back to the 18th Century and later additions being added in the Victorian era. This stunning cottage offers a wealth of charm and character and unlike many period homes has the benefit of large windows providing an abundance of natural light giving an airy feel. The main reception room is certainly one of the features of this property, with exposed beams, two bay windows and an Inglenook fireplace with a wood burner as the main focal point. The kitchen area has been thoughtfully planned with ample working space and a breakfast bar, this leads to the bespoke conservatory which enjoys views over the garden and can be used throughout the year, there is also a study/ playroom and cloakroom/ w.c. To the first floor there are three bedrooms and family bathroom with an impressive master bedroom that benefits from an en-suite shower room. Another feature of this unique home are the large gardens that extend to both the side and rear of the house, with ample space for children to play or the keen gardener to maintain the well-stocked beds. To the rear of the garden there is also a studio/ summer house that could lend itself to a number of uses. The village of Albury is located just 5 miles from Bishops Stortford. Albury is a spread-out rural village comprising of six hamlets, it has a local school, village hall and public house, The Catherine Wheel.

Living Room 
21' 7'' x 13' 3'' (6.57m x 4.04m)
This is undoubtedly one of the main features of this lovely home, you can appreciate the character as soon as you walk through the door, there are two bay windows providing natural light and an abundance of light oak beams, the stair case to the first floor is centrally located at the rear of the room with a beautiful inglenook fireplace with a wood burner being the main focal point.

Kitchen  
19' 0'' x 10' 10'' (5.79m x 3.30m)
Accessed from both the Living Room and Conservatory this room is the centre of the home, the kitchen area has been well planned with ample workspace. The kitchen units are fitted with contrasting solid iroko wood worktops, there are integrated appliances with a Bosch eye level double oven. The Kitchen worktops have been extended to make a breakfast bar giving this room a sociable area that in turn can be opened up to the conservatory via the folding door.

conservatory  
18' 3'' x 9' 5'' (5.56m x 2.87m)
The bespoke Conservatory was built to be used throughout the year, Built from hardwood with double glazed units and glazed roof with fitted blinds. This room flows from the main house with the travertine stone flooring continuing from the kitchen area, there is underfloor heating and door opening onto the garden. The Boiler room is also accessed from here.

Playroom / Study 
10' 4'' x 7' 6'' (3.15m x 2.28m)
Accessed again from the kitchen area, this room has two windows overlooking the gardens, the travertine stone floor continues from the kitchen. There is a utility cupboard that houses the washing machine and tumble dryer. Although currently used as a playroom, this room could lend itself to a number of uses and would make a lovely study with the large windows and outlook.

First Floor Landing 
The first floor accommodation is accessed off the central landing; each room has stripped wood doors with period style latches and hinges.

Master bedroom 
13' 5'' x 13' 0'' (4.09m x 3.96m)
The Master bedroom is again a stunning room with exposed beams and feature brick wall, there are useful fitted wardrobes to one wall and a doorway open to the en-suite

En-suite 
The en-suite has two large windows providing natural light, there is a shower, w.c and wash hand basin.

Bedroom 2 
11' 6'' x 8' 1'' (3.50m x 2.46m)
This room was part of the Victorian extension and benefits from a Victorian fireplace and large window overlooking the gardens.

Bedroom 3 
7' 6'' x 7' 6'' (2.28m x 2.28m)
This room has again benefits from a large window giving a airy feel with views overlooking the gardens.

Family Bathroom 
The Family bathroom has been fitted with a four-piece suite, there is practical double shower, panel enclosed bath, w.c and wash hand basin. There is also an airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

Outside 
To the immediate side of the property is a driveway that provides parking for up to three cars. This in turn this leads to the extensive garden that is slightly raised to the parking area with a picket fence. The gardens are mainly laid lawn with mature and well stocked flowers beds, there is a terrace for table and chairs and a useful summerhouse/ studio with a double glazed window and French doors. This room has spotlights and power points and could lend itself to a number of uses.

EPC Rating - D 

Agents Note 
These particulars are issued on the understanding that all negotiations are conducted through Elliot Heath Estate Agents. Every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of these particulars but such accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they are not to be taken as forming part of any contract. Elliot Heath have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services so cannot verify they are in working order and the buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.

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25 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Bishop's Stortford (4.0 mi)
  • Stansted Mountfitchet (4.5 mi)
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7 Star Street, Ware, SG12 7AA

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Nearest stations

  • Bishop's Stortford (4.0 mi)
  • Stansted Mountfitchet (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Elliot Heath, Ware

7 Star Street, Ware, SG12 7AA

01920 750032 Local call rate

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