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3 bedroom cottage for sale

High Street, Great Wakering, Southend-On-Sea

Sold STC £299,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Character Cottage
  • Village Setting
  • Large South Garden
  • Completely Refurbished
  • Wealth of Charm
  • Conservatory/Family Room
  • Backing Farmland
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Ground Floor Bathroom
  • No Onward Chain

Full description

A beautifully appointed three bedroom former Victorian Farm Managers cottage built circa 1890 retaining many original features and having been completely refurbished by our clients using traditional fittings throughout. Benefiting from a south facing landscaped garden and offering No Onward Chain.

A bespoke solid wooden panelled entrance door leads into the:

Spacious Sitting Room     14'8 + recess x 11'8 (4.47m x 3.56m)     Twin uPVC bespoke double glazed multi-pane sash windows to front. Original waxed pine floorboards. Feature Victorian style fireplace with tile and pewter inserts, ornate grate with open flue and stone hearth. Twin open fronted storage cabinets to either side. Television aerial point. Double radiator. High level skirting. Dado rail. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. Bespoke pitch pine 'Suffolk' latch door leads through to the:

Country Cottage Kitchen      9'10 x 8'5 (3m x 2.57m)     Twin uPVC bespoke double glazed multi-pane sash window to rear. The Kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of base and pelmeted eye level cabinets with rolled edged working surfaces and inset one and a quarter bowl ceramic sink unit with brass 'Victoriana' style mixer tap. Feature 'Manor House' mantle with recessed lighting. Integrated fan assisted electric oven with four ring gas hob and full tiled splashbacks. Plumbing for washing machine/dishwasher. Extra space corner units. Built-in wine rack. Recess for microwave oven. Spice shelves. Strip wood panelling to part of one wall and tiled splashbacks to the remainder. Wall mounted 'Worcester Bosch' gas boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating system. Access to large understairs storage cupboard. Antique oak flooring with matching under pelmets. A 'Suffolk' latch door gives concealed access to the turning staircase to the first floor landing. An open doorway leads through to the:

Inner Lobby     Antique oak flooring. Further access to additional understairs storage area. Cloaks hanging space. Strip wood panelling to high dado height with a part panelled wall above. Access to the rear ground floor roof space. Bespoke pitch pine 'Suffolk' latch door leading to Ground Floor Bathroom. An open doorway leads through to the:

Conservatory/Family Room 10'7 x 10' (3.23m x 3.05m)    Twin double glazed multi-pane french doors giving access to the south facing landscaped rear garden and twin bespoke hardwood sash windows to each side. Antique oak flooring. Strip wood panelling to dado height. Three wall light points. Television aerial point. Part vaulted feature triplex perspex reflectorlite ceiling. Borrowed coloured lead light from the Ground Floor Bathroom. A pair of multi-pane french doors gives access to the Attached Garage.

Victoriana Style Ground Floor Bathroom     Dual aspect with uPVC obscure double glazed windows to rear and side. Fitted with a four piece suite comprising strip wood panel enclosed enamel bath with 'Victoriana' style brass telephone mixer tap and shower attachment, suspended original wash hand basin with 'Victoriana' brass fittings, low level w.c. and raised shower cubicle with rainwater and directional shower heads. Strip wood panelling to walls with inset dado rail and cobalt blue tiled sills. Quarry tiled floor. Radiator. Drop light switch. Recessed halogen lighting. (This room was added to the main cottage in the 1920s).

The First Floor Accommodation comprises

Part Galleried Landing     Sash window to side. Spindle balustrade. Feature part vaulted ceiling. Bespoke pitch pine 'Suffolk' latch doors lead off to first floor rooms.

Master Bedroom     11'10 x 10'3 (3.61m x 3.12m)     Bespoke multi-pane uPVC double glazed sash window to front. Feature wooden fire surround with inset cast iron fireplace. Radiator with thermostat. Picture rail. Panelled ceiling.

Bedroom Two     10' x 7'4 (3.05m x 2.24m)     Bespoke multi-pane uPVC double glazed sash window to rear overlooking the landscaped rear garden. Feature wooden fire surround with inset cast iron fireplace. Radiator with thermostat. Access to twin wardrobes to both sides. Picture rail. Part vaulted panelled ceiling. 

Bedroom Three 10'3 x 5'10 (3.12m x  1.78m)     Bespoke multi-pane hardwood double glazed sash window to front. Built-in window seat with shelving beneath and adjacent. Radiator with thermostat. Picture rail. Panelled ceiling.

To the Outside of the Property

The south facing landscaped garden which is in excess of 100' (30.48m) is a particular feature of this fine property and commences from the Conservatory/Family Room with an area of terrace that leads to a small open courtyard to one side where there is access to a brick storage shed (this was the original wash house and has light and running water). The main garden area has an expanse of open lawn with beds and inserts that have been planned and well planted over many years. Raised garden pond. Screened to all side boundaries. South backing onto a neighbouring small vegetable garden and open farmland beyond.

The front of the property is slightly elevated and approached by a private cobbled paviour driveway, which in turn leads into the:

Garage
     Powered electric door to front. Rear access into the Conservatory/Family Room. (The Garage has lighting and broadband and could be used as a Dining Room/Office with the addition of a small window).

  

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Shoeburyness (1.6 mi)
  • Thorpe Bay (1.7 mi)
  • Southend East (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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170 The Broadway, Thorpe Bay, SS1 3ES

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hunt Roche, Coast & Country Homes

170 The Broadway, Thorpe Bay, SS1 3ES

01702 744130 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Shoeburyness (1.6 mi)
  • Thorpe Bay (1.7 mi)
  • Southend East (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hunt Roche, Coast & Country Homes

170 The Broadway, Thorpe Bay, SS1 3ES

01702 744130 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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