4 bedroom detached house for sale

Danbury

Sold STC £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Located on a peaceful road in the sought after village of Danbury
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 reception rooms, kitchen, an orangery & garage
  • Spectacular views of fields from the garden and rear rooms of the home
  • Spacious open plan living room / orangery flooded with natural light
  • In good condition and tastefully decorated throughout
  • Extension potential to create a loft conversion (subject to renewed planning permission)
  • Double glazed windows throughout
  • Outstanding primary and secondary schools nearby
  • Great facilities, amenities and shops all within walking distance
  • Near many beautiful outdoor spaces, sports clubs and entertainment

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Guide Price - 450,000 to 475,000

Buyer
This charming linked detached home is ideal for a large or growing family, for those that enjoy to dine and entertain at home and for those who want plenty of family activities, (indoors and outdoors) nearby.


Property
Upon entering this home, one immediately notices the tastefully decorated hallway in neutral tones and the clean lines of wood flooring throughout the hall, lounge, and conservatory. The lounge provides a cosy family area with a large double glazed window on one end and full width bi-folding patio doors leading to a vibrant orangery on the other. The delightful orangery area is partially brick build with double glazed windows, doors, glass ceiling and heating which means it can be enjoyed all year round. And let's not forget the phenomenal views of the garden and fields!

The study leading from the hall is suitably fitted with desks, shelving and storage space. The modern cloakroom is finished to a high standard with a toilet and basin. On the other side of the hall is a spacious kitchen consisting of tiled flooring, ample floor to ceiling cupboard space, granite worktops, gas range oven, breakfast bar, wall extractor and even a built in wine rack and space for an American style fridge freezer. Furthermore, extra space can be found in the utility room.

Upstairs consists of 4 bedrooms which all equally have a contemporary decor. You will find one comfortable single bedroom and three double bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom and one with built in wardrobes. The contemporary, family sized bathroom includes bath, shower, toilet and basin.

The inviting ambience is continued outside to a secluded garden with a raised decking area to relax in the evening and enjoy the views of the fields. This south east facing garden provides a vegetable patch along one side, and an additional seating area with a built in stone BBQ for outside dining on the other.

Finally, the home offers a driveway providing adequate space for 3-4 cars as well as a garage. This lovely home is situated in a peaceful sought after location and backs onto the fields.


Transport
Those who need to commute to London, 'Chelmsford station' is a short drive with a large car park. Liverpool street is no more than 40 minutes with 8 direct trains per hour, you can be in London in under 1 hour from the start of your journey. The home is located near good road links - A414, A12, M25, M11 are in close proximity. Also there are bus routes to Chelmsford High Street and the Chelmsford grammar schools from Danbury town, which is only a short walk away.


Schools
Your children will have a choice of schools within a short distance such as Woodham Walter Church Primary School which has been awarded an 'Outstanding' Ofsted inspection. Both St John Church Primary School in Danbury and Priory Primary School in Bicknacre are in walking distance and have been awarded a 'Good' Ofsted inspection. Sandons Secondary school is a 10-minute drive and has been awarded a 'Good' Ofsted inspection with the proportion of students in year 11 who gain at least five GCSE passes at grades A* to C, which is above average. Also available are independent schools all less than 1 mile of the home and the grammar schools in Chelmsford.


Shopping
Shopping is in abundance with the convenience of Chelmsford High Street, High Chelmer and the Meadows Shopping Centres only a 15minute drive. On the door step there are convenience stores including a Co-op, Tesco Express and even a dry cleaners within a 10 minute walk. There is a tea shop and bakery near a peaceful common with a duck pond that is moments away from the house - providing a perfect afternoon off.


Restaurants, bars and takeaways
There are numerous popular eating places nearby such as Zara Indian cuisine, chinse and traditional fish & chips take away. The Cricketers is a wonderful traditional family pub with a charming restaurant that overlooks Danbury Common. The Griffin is also only a stone's throw away where you can have an enjoyable dining experience. Whether you wish to dine out in an adult or family environment or grab a take away/beverage on your way home from the station you will not be disappointed with the variety of choices.


Activities
Danbury Village has retained its rural character with many beautiful walks and places of interest. Danbury Country Park offers ornamental gardens, lakes, woodland and meadows. The park's tracks are well maintained and popular with dog walkers and families, with picnic areas. The lakeside path takes you past the ornamental gardens and alongside tranquil waters. A short walk is Danbury sports and social centre offering a large variety of activities and events throughout the year.


Going Out
In addition to the entertainment that Chelmsford has to offer such as scouts, cadet clubs, theatres, cinema and nightclubs. Hylands Park is only a few minutes' drive from this property where you can enjoy the expanse nature area, park and or enjoy an experience at Hylands House.


Other
Freehold. EPC Band D. Council Tax Band E - approx. 1900 per annum

Built in the 1970s
1 extension in 2001

Mains water, Mains sewage, Mains gas, Electricity, Gas heating, Double glazing throughout, Loft insulated (partly)


Interview with the owner
How long have you lived there? 9 years

Why are you selling? Job relocation

What is the best feature of the property? Spacious accommodation, large conservatory, amazing views and lovely semi-rural village

Why did you buy this house? We saw a house with lots of potential on a road with friendly, caring families as neighbours.

AGENT - Ashworths Estate Agents
TELEPHONE NUMBER - 01277 545 065

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Saturday: 10.00AM - 4.00PM
Sunday: By Appointment Only

Mortgage Information
We offer the additional facility of an Independent Financial Adviser who can search across all mortgage lenders to provide you with the best deal possible. For more information please call 01277 545 065.

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07 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • South Woodham Ferrers (4.3 mi)
  • Hatfield Peverel (4.7 mi)
  • North Fambridge (5.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • South Woodham Ferrers (4.3 mi)
  • Hatfield Peverel (4.7 mi)
  • North Fambridge (5.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Ashworths Estate Agents, Essex

29A Crown Street, Brentwood CM14 4BA

01277 577009 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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