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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Beckingham Street, Tolleshunt Major

Removed £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Semi-detached cottage
  • Parts of property dating back to 1775
  • Charm and character with period features
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3 receptions
  • Modern fitted kitchen
  • Off road parking
  • Established gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

General information This four bedroom semi detached cottage is situated in the village of Tolleshunt Major and has been extended and updated to a high specification and still retains a wealth of charm and character.

In brief, accommodation comprises of entrance door leading to the entrance hall where doors give access to the dining room and ground floor shower room. The shower room has been finished to a high specification and comprises of a double glazed obscure window to the side aspect, double shower cubicle, low level W.C and a pedestal wash hand basin. The dining room which is the heart of the property and is a good size with wood effect flooring, window to the rear aspect and has a door to the conservatory and opening to the snug. Access also leads through to the inner hallway where stairs rise to the first floor and there are openings to the kitchen and lounge. The kitchen has a double glazed window to the rear aspect, one and a half bowl ceramic sink inset to work surface, range of high gloss wall and base units, space for cooker with extractor above and integrated dishwasher. The well presented lounge has a double glazed sash window to the front aspect, exposed ceiling and wall beams giving this room an abundance of character and a fireplace with inset multi fuel burner. The snug measures 13'11 by 7'1 and has a double glazed window to the front aspect. The conservatory is located off of the dining room and has wood flooring, glazed windows to three aspects and two doors to the rear opening out to the garden. In turn a door from the conservatory leads into the spacious laundry room which has a double glazed window to the front aspect, sink inset to roll edge work surfaces, low level cupboards and space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.

The first floor split level landing gives access to all four bedrooms, study area and the family bathroom. Bedroom one has two double glazed sash windows to the front aspect. The study area has a double glazed window to the front aspect and in turn gives access to bedrooms two and three. Bedroom two has a double glazed window to the rear aspect and measures 12'10 by 11'3. Bedroom three has a double glazed windows to the front and rear aspect and measures 14'10 by 9'. Bedroom four has a double glazed window to the rear aspect. The well presented family bathroom has been finished to a high standard and has two Velux windows providing natural light, panel enclosed bath with mixer taps, low level W.C and wash hand basin set into vanity unit, wood flooring and part tiled walls.  

Lounge 16' 5" x 13' 4" (5m x 4.06m)  

Kitchen 12' 2" x 8' 2" (3.71m x 2.49m)  

Ground floor shower room 8' 8" x 5' 5" (2.64m x 1.65m)  

Dining room 15' 7" x 12' 6" (4.75m x 3.81m)  

Snug 13' 11" x 7' 1" (4.24m x 2.16m)  

Conservatory 23' 11" x 4' 8" (7.29m x 1.42m)  

Laundry room 10' 7" x 9' 3" (3.23m x 2.82m)  

Study area 9' 6" x 7' 9" (2.9m x 2.36m)  

Bedroom one 13' x 8' 5" (3.96m x 2.57m)  

Bedroom two 12' 10" x 11' 3" (3.91m x 3.43m)  

Bedroom three 14' 10" x 9' (4.52m x 2.74m)  

Bedroom four 13' 1" max. x 8' 5" (3.99m x 2.57m)  

Bathroom 8' 1" x 5' 7" (2.46m x 1.7m)  

The outside The property is set back from Beckingham Street and is approached via two five bar gates which in turn gives access to the gravel driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles and enclosed by mature hedging. A stunning feature of Chestnut Cottage is its mature landscaped rear garden ranging from a raised secluded side garden and patio area to a large mature private rear garden with extensive lawn and raised flower beds. The garden is enclosed by mature trees and shrubs and also offers a large workshop providing ample storage. 

Where? Tolleshunt Major is a small rural village within easy reach of Colchester and Maldon. Although enjoying a rural location the property is still easily accessible to the A12 trunk road, which leads to Colchester and East Anglia and to the South, Chelmsford, M25 and London. The nearest railway stations are Kelvedon 5.3 miles/Witham 5.5 miles which have a fast and frequent service to London Liverpool Street. The surrounding countryside offers a variety of outdoor pursuits with excellent walking and cycling. For sailing enthusiasts the nearby Tollesbury and Maldon provide a variety of facilities. There are also some fine golf courses found in the region. 

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

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 February 2017


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