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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Burnham Road, Althorne, Chelmsford, CM3

£775,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Tudor Detached Five Bedroom Family Home
  • 3/4 Acre Plot, STLS
  • Gated Driveway Parking for 15+ Cars
  • Beautifully Tended Rear Garden
  • Master Suite Including Lobby, En-suite & Dressing Room
  • Original Character Features
  • Heavily Modernised With Oak Doors Throughout
  • Fitted Kitchen, Breakfast Room & Utility
  • Six Reception Rooms
  • Close To Althorne Village & Mainline Railway Station

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

***BEAUTIFUL 3/4 ACRE PLOT with OUTBUILDING & PARKING FOR 15+ CARS***

***SUBSTANTIAL ACCOMMODATION with MASSES OF SPACE***

Hamilton Piers, Althorne's MULTI AWARD WINNING estate agents, are delighted to present to the market this GRADE II listed TUDOR-ERA, FIVE BEDROOM detached family home set on a beautiful 3/4 ACRE PLOT and benefitting from it's close proximity to the quaint village of Althorne with MAINLINE RAIL access to London Liverpool Street.

Originally built in the 1500's the property has been sympathetically extended & modernised by the current vendors whilst maintaining an abundance of charm and the original character features, examples of which being the exposed timber frames and feature fireplaces evident throughout the property. Thus the property provides an exemplary living space for an established family and offers a GREAT DEAL OF VERSATILITY within the available space for a variety of uses.

The main entrance hall is located to the side aspect of the property and gives access to the main living spaces comprising of; a 24' family room with French doors out to the beautifully tended rear garden, a 27' LOUNGE with feature brick fireplace and exposed wood beams, a 25' dining room with further access to the front of the property as well as a beautiful alcove with bay window currently in use as a large office space. These main living area's are complimented by TWO GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOMS, a large internal gym (which again could be used for a variety of purposes such as a CINEMA ROOM), as well as a further office area currently in use by the vendors as a styling salon. These grand spaces are currently serviced by an Impressive kitchen / dining area bisected into three separate room's including; a breakfast room with walk in fridge, the main preparation & kitchen space with beautiful feature fireplace and finally a large utility room.

The bedrooms for the property are all located to the first floor with every bedroom except bedroom five (a large single bedroom) being GENEROUS DOUBLE BEDROOMS, beds two and three also benefit from internal walk-in wardrobes. The showpiece of the first floor has to be the MASTERS WING, with internal lobby area, beautiful large en-suite and the master bedroom itself which boasts tremendous views over the rear garden as well as the countryside beyond, the master bedroom also benefits via open access to a large dressing room area with plenty of internal storage.

Externally the property benefits from a beautifully tended rear garden which is completely un-overlooked and is mainly laid to lawn with mature flowers, shrubs and tree's to it's borders. There are a variety of out-buildings again offering multiple uses as well as a two large sitting areas, one located to the immediate rear of the family room, is a large patio area and is a fantastic space for entertaining guests or enjoying our great British summers. The other, a decked area to the rear of the garden, offers a summerhouse as well as a jacuzzi.

In the rear garden there is a gated access to the remainder of the rear plot, used by the current vendors as a storage area but which could easily be incorporated into the main garden, essentially doubling it's size.

The accommodation with approximate rooms sizes is as follows:

ENTRANCE HALL:
Secure entrance door with double glazed window surround, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling. Open to Family Room, Doors to Cloakroom and Dining Room.

FAMILY / PLAY ROOM: (24'0 x 12'8)
French Doors to rear garden, six glazed sash windows to rear and side aspects, two radiators, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling.

CLOAKROOM:
Obscured double glazed window to side, radiator, low level WC, pedestal hand wash basin, tiled flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights.

DINING ROOM / HOME OFFICE: (25'2 x 12'6)
Stained glass entrance door, bay window to front (currently in use as a office space), two double glazed sash windows to front, exposed timber beams, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling, double doors to:

LOUNGE / DRAWING ROOM: (27'1 x 13'8)
Two glazed sash windows to front with secondary glazing, two radiators, original brick feature fireplace with wood burner, exposed timber beams, door to breakfast room and side entrance hall.

SIDE ENTRANCE:
Secure door to side, radiator, tiled flooring and smooth ceiling, doors to Lounge and Studio.

STUDIO: (13'1 max x 12'3 max)
Three glazed windows to side aspect, two radiators, tiled flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights, door to:

SECOND CLOAKROOM:
Obscured double glazed window to rear, low level WC, vanity hand wash basin, tiled flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights.

KITCHEN / BREAKFAST AREA:

BREAKFAST ROOM: (10'9 x 9'8)
Shaker style kitchen cupboards, walk-in fridge, tiled flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights.

KITCHEN: (11'2 x 11'0)
Glazed sash window to side aspect, pull out larder, feature brick fireplace, range of matching oak wall and base units, solid walnut work surfaces, range of integrated appliances including; fridge, freezer, rangemaster oven with extractor over. Open through arch to:

UTILITY ROOM: (12'3 x 7'9)
Range of matching oak wall and base units, walnut work surfaces incorporating a ceramic twin bowl butler sinks, range of integrated appliances including; dishwasher and washer dryer.

REAR ENTRANCE HALL:
Tiled Flooring, doors to rear garden & Lounge, open to kitchen, stairs to first floor. Door to:

GYM / CELLAR:
Air conditioning unit, tiled flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights.

FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION:

MAIN LANDING:
Doors to all; access to two loft spaces, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling.

BEDROOM TWO: (14'0 x 12'1)
Sash window to front, walk-in wardrobe, radiator, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling,

BEDROOM THREE: (14'3 x 13'3)
Sash windows to front and side, original feature fireplace, walk-in wardrobe, exposed wood beams, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling.

BEDROOM FOUR: (14'4 x 10'6)
Sash window to front, light window to inner hall, radiator, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling.

BEDROOM FIVE: (9'9 x 7'8)
Sash window to side with views over open countryside to the rear, light window to inner hall, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling.

FAMILY BATHROOM: (10'8 x 10'9)
Obscured window to side, white suite comprising of; jacuzzi bath, corner power shower unit with water jets, low level wc, vanity wash hand basin. Large airing cupboard with double doors, ceramic tiled walls, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights.

MASTER SUITE:

LOBBY:
Two Velux windows to side, radiator, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights doors to:

MASTER BEDROOM (13'1 x 12'1)
Sash windows to rear with secondary glazing, radiator, carpet flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights. Open to:

DRESSING ROOM:
Sash window with secondary glazing to side aspect, range of built-in wadrobes, smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights, loft access, radiaotr, carpet flooring.

EN-SUITE:
Accessed via the masters lobby, Obscured dormer window to side aspect with secondary glazing, white suite comprising of low level wc, vanity wash hand basin, walk-in shower, chrome heated towel rail, storage cupboard to eaves, tiled flooring and smooth ceiling with sunken spotlights.

EXTERNALS:

REAR GARDEN:
Commencing with large patio area accessed via the family room or rear entrance hallway, brick boundary side wall with gated access to side parking. access to large out-building with power, lighting and alarm fitted, The rest of the garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, shrubs and flowers to it's borders, at the very rear of the garden is a large decked area with summerhouse as well as a jacuzzi. There is also an access gate to the side of the garden leading to the rest of the plot.

SIDE PLOT:
Fenced to the front, there is hardstanding as well as another out-building and workshop. The rest of the plot has been used as storage and is slightly overgrown, this however could easily be cut back and incorporated into the main garden space, or potentially offers a variety of uses for an Annex etc (STP)

PARKING:

MAIN GATED ENTRANCE:
Access to large driveway with parking for at least two cars. Access to main entrance hall.

SIDE PARKING:
There is a large block paved driveway to the properties side which provides off-street parking for 15+ cars and can access the main property either via the rear gate or the side entrance. A portion of the driveway has been designated as allocated parking for three nearby cottages however there is still subtantial parking available for the man home. There is also a lovely side garden which is mainly laid to lawn.

AGENT NOTES:
The property is gas central heated and is Grade II Listed. for further information please contact Hamilton Piers


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21 January 2020

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  • Burnham-on-Crouch (3.2 mi)
  • Southminster (3.4 mi)
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4 Torquay Road, Springfield, Chelmsford, CM1 6NF

01245 930018 Local call rate

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