3 bedroom cottage for sale

Gubbions Green, Great Leighs , Chelmsford

Sold STC £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • 3rd Reception Room
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Ground Floor Shower
  • Double Garage
  • Good Sized Plot

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Jasmine Cottage, is a delightful Grade II listed detached cottage, offering immense charm and character, believed to date back to the 17th Century. The property has, over the last few years undergone extensive re-furbishment and modernisation, including new sole plates, modern kitchen and bathrooms, and under floor heating to most of the ground floor.

The property benefits from an ideal quiet location, on a plot of approximately 1/3 acre (STLS), and is ideally positioned for the local facilities at Great Leighs including general store, Chelmsford City Racecourse, and Primary School. Braintree Town and the City of Chelmsford are both within a 15 minute drive, the latter having mainline railway station, with service to London (Liverpool Street).

Accommodation with approximate room sizes is as follows: 

RECEPTION ROOM 12' 3" x 10' 8" (3.73m x 3.25m) Tiled floor with under floor heating, feature fireplace housing wood burner, under stair storage cupboard, latch doors to: 

SHOWER ROOM Attractive white suite comprises pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, corner shower cubicle, 1/2 tiled walls and tiled floor with under floor heating, frosted window to side 

KITCHEN 14' 3" x 6' (4.34m x 1.83m) Attractive modern cottage style kitchen with wooden work tops with ample drawer and base units below. Tiled splash backs to work tops, built in oven with inset hob over. Integrated fridge, ceiling down lighters, 2 windows to rear and door to: 

UTILITY ROOM Range of work tops and units as per kitchen, New oil fired boiler for heating and hot water, provision for automatic washing machine, window and door to rear garden. 

INNER HALL WITH STAIRS TO FIRST FLOOR AND DOOR TO:  

DINING ROOM 15' 4" x 11' 5" (4.67m x 3.48m) Dual aspect room with windows to front and rear, exposed timbers, under floor heating, door to: 

SITTING ROOM 16' 7" x 10' 1" (5.05m x 3.07m) Triple aspect room with windows to front, side and rear, feature fireplace with wood burner, exposed timbers, under floor heating, stairs leading up to Bedroom 2 

LANDING Doors to: 

BEDROOM 1 12' 1" x 12' 1" (3.68m x 3.68m) window to front, recess wardrobe, radiator 

BEDROOM 3 13' 6" x 11' 6" (4.11m x 3.51m) Attractive room with exposed floorboards, exposed timbers with original Thatch ties, window to front, radiator 

BATHROOM Laminate wood flooring, attractive white suite comprises 4 claw roll top bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, 1/2 height wood panelling, frosted window to side, radiator 

STAIRCASE FROM SITTING ROOM LEADS TO:  

BEDROOM 2 13' 2" x 11' 2" (4.01m x 3.4m) Wood floor, radiator, chimney breast, window to side 

OUTSIDE The property is approached down shared track for 3 other properties, and as mentioned offers an attractive plot of approximately 1/3 acre (STLS).

The main drive is of shingle/stone and has facility for parking 4/5 cars, but this does give access to the Detached oak framed Double Garage, with pair of swing doors, power & light connected. New oil tank behind. There is a second driveway in right hand corner of garden, suitable for caravan/boat etc.

From the first drive there is stone path leading to the front of the cottage, with attractive porch over front door. well stocked cottage style beds are found to the front. There is a sitting area to the side of the property, the remainder of the garden being extensively laid to lawn, good selection of young and mature bushes/shrubs and trees, lending itself to a peaceful garden for relaxation.

SERVICES: MAINS WATER AND ELECTRICITY. NO GAS AND DRAINAGE VIA PRIVATE SYSTEM WITH NEW KLARGESTER TANK.
NOTE: WE HAVE NOT TESTED ANY OF THE SERVICES

VIEWINGS: BY APPOINTMENT WITH SELLING AGENTS JOSCELYNE CHASE ON 01376 322222

DIRECTIONS: Upon entering Great Leighs from Braintree, turn left at the first mini roundabout into Banters lane, and continue down to the T junction. Turn right into Mill Lane, and after about 100 yards (just before pink house on right), turn left down lane, and Jasmine Cottage is at the bottom on the right hand side.

AGENTS NOTE; The owners obtained planning permission for the ground floor shower room and utility room, which also included a 2 storey rear extension to enlarge the kitchen with another bedroom above, converting the garden store to living space and we believe the permission is still in date. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Cressing (2.9 mi)
  • White Notley (3.3 mi)
  • Braintree Freeport (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Joscelyne Chase, Braintree

18-20 Bank Street, Braintree, CM7 1UP

01376 808039 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Cressing (2.9 mi)
  • White Notley (3.3 mi)
  • Braintree Freeport (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Joscelyne Chase, Braintree

18-20 Bank Street, Braintree, CM7 1UP

01376 808039 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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