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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Chappel

Sold STC £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Three bedroom detached converted home
  • Adjoining two bedroom detached bungalow
  • Both with oil fired central heating
  • Two separate areas of gardens
  • Outbuildings including garaging and loose box
  • Detached squash court requiring improvement
  • Country lane position in the grounds of Vernons Farmhouse

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Uniquely situated three bedroom detached converted stable with a separate detached two bedroom bungalow, in grounds approaching 0.9 of an acre with small range of outbuildings including a squash court. The properties are found within the grounds of Vernons Farmhouse, a unique complex totalling just five homes in a wonderful country lane setting with views towards the Colne Valley.

Grooms House

The property is approached through an entrance door into a lobby and through to a dining hall with large picture window looking into the courtyard and an impressive 10'4" ceiling height. At one end of the property is a large sitting room with split level ceiling with ceiling height extending up to 10'4", focal fireplace and dual aspect with a staircase leading up to the study or third bedroom which enjoys impressive views over the gardens towards the valley. There is also access at this point into the roof space. The breakfast room has space for a table and work surfaces with cupboard and drawers under and range of matching wall mounted cupboards. This leads through to the kitchen where there are further roll top work surfaces with ample cupboard and drawer units and wall mounted cupboards with range cooker, sink and drainer. Stepping down to a utility room where the Grant oil fired boiler is found, further sink and drainer with plumbing for a washing machine, dishwasher and space for further appliances.

Leading off the dining hall is an inner hallway which provides access to two double bedrooms with the larger having a range of built in wardrobes along one wall. There is a shower room with toilet, wash hand basin, shower cubicle and also separate toilet facilities.

The Bungalow

Found behind the Grooms House is this detached two bedroom timber framed bungalow which has an entrance door into a sitting room with red brick fireplace and door leading through to the dual aspect kitchen. There is a Camray oil fired boiler and shelved airing cupboard, roll top work surfaces with cupboard and drawer units under and stainless steel sink and drainer unit with space for a cooker and fridge freezer. A door leads through to the side lobby providing excellent storage space and space for coats and boots etc, double glazed aspect and door leading outside.

There are two bedrooms within the bungalow, a good size double with cast iron fireplace and built in cupboard and a further bedroom currently housing twin beds and with access to the loft.

There is a small lobby providing access to a bathroom with panelled bath with independent shower above and pedestal wash hand basin with a separate toilet.

Outside

The properties are found in a unique setup within the grounds of Vernons Farmhouse. The Grooms House has a courtyard around the property and attached is a double cart lodge and also a loose box providing excellent storage.

There is a communal in and out driveway that surrounds the properties whilst beyond are two areas of garden, the former tennis court garden providing lawns with shrub beds and borders, whilst on the other side of the driveway is a further driveway predominately laid to lawn, also housing a detached garage-19'8" x 13'2. This leads round to the squash court building with a disused squash court providing excellent potential for various uses, subject to any necessary consents and there is also a potting shed. There is a right of way enjoyed by the owner of Vernons to their garages with concrete parking space in front.

In total the three sections of land extend to approximately 0.9 of an acre, subject to legal verification.

Agents note : Due to the unique setup at Vernons Farmhouse there are various rights of way and also a private drainage system which is shared by all five properties who are responsible for its maintenance and upkeep.  

Lobby  

Dining hall 16' 5" x 16' 2" (5m x 4.93m)  

Sitting room 23' 2" x 16' (7.06m x 4.88m)  

Breakfast Room 11' 6" x 10' 2" (3.51m x 3.1m)  

Kitchen 11' 3" x 7' 4" (3.43m x 2.24m)  

Utility room  

WC  

Shower room  

Bedroom one 15' 3" x 10' 7" (4.65m x 3.23m)  

Bedroom two 14' 1" x 11' 3" (4.29m x 3.43m)  

Study/Bedroom 3 12' 9" x 11' (3.89m x 3.35m)  

Loose Box 12' 1" x 12' 1" (3.68m x 3.68m)  

Cart Lodge 17' 3" x 12' 1" (5.26m x 3.68m)  

Cart Lodge 17' 3" x 11' 8" (5.26m x 3.56m)  

THE BUNGALOW  

Lobby  

Kitchen 12' 3" x 9' (3.73m x 2.74m)  

Sitting room 14' x 12' 11" (4.27m x 3.94m)  

Bedroom one 13' 2" x 12' 4" (4.01m x 3.76m)  

Bedroom two 12' x 8' (3.66m x 2.44m)  

Bathroom  

WC  

OUTBUILDINGS  

Entrance hall  

Squash Court 32' x 21' 2" (9.75m x 6.45m)  

Gallery  

Open Garage 19' 8" x 13' 2" (5.99m x 4.01m)  


Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) graphs

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chappel & Wakes Colne (0.7 mi)
  • Marks Tey (2.8 mi)
  • Bures (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Fenn Wright, Signature Home Sales North Essex

146 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1PW

01206 916074 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Signature Home Sales North Essex

146 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1PW

01206 916074 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chappel & Wakes Colne (0.7 mi)
  • Marks Tey (2.8 mi)
  • Bures (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Signature Home Sales North Essex

146 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1PW

01206 916074 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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