Offers in excess of £450,000
OFFERS IN EXCESS OF £450,000 - Viewing is advised for full appreciation of the charm and character afforded in this rather exceptional Grade II listed detached period cottage which is set in very secluded and attractively landscaped gardens whilst within a village centre location.
** Three bedrooms ** Lounge with a feature fireplace ** Store room/study ** Kitchen & dining area ** Modern bathroom/w.c ** Utility room ** Wealth of exposed beams ** Ground floor cloakroom ** Detached garage
From the roundabout at Weeley applicants are advised to proceed along the Colchester Road in the direction of Thorpe le Soken and Frinton on Sea and after a couple of hundred yards turn right opposite The Black Boy public house into The Street. the property will then be towards the bottom of the hill on the right hand side. There is a bakery and local shop including a sub-post office within The Street and the local primary school and Weeley station are in close proximity.
The property features a wealth of exposed beams throughout, oak panelled doors, feature fireplaces to the lounge, reception hall and kitchen/diner and the majority of the windows are leaded lights set in oak frames. The property is set in a very secluded and irregular shaped plot having depth of approx 100' and maximum width of approx 100'. The plot also has a frontage to Hilltop Crescent from which there is a driveway for up to three cars leading to the detached garage. The property has mains water, electricity and drainage. Gas is available in the area.
(With approximate room sizes)
18'6 x 13'3 (5.64m x 4.04m)
Two double banked radiators. Leaded light windows to three aspects. Extensive range of built in wardrobes and storage units. Attractive red brick fireplace with paved hearth. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Exposed wooden floor.
14' x 13'6 (4.27m x 4.11m)
Radiator. Leaded light windows to rear aspect. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Feature red brick fireplace. Fitted carpet.
13'6 x 8' (4.11m x 2.44m)
Radiator. Leaded light windows to front aspect. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Fitted carpet.
Attractively fitted with a modern white bathroom suite. The suite comprises low level w.c, double wash hand basin set in a vanity unit and a panelled bath with independent shower unit over. Double banked radiator. Leaded light window to rear aspect.
Approx 13' x 12' (3.96m x 3.66m)
Double banked radiator. Leaded light window to front aspect. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Access to loft. Exposed wooden floor. Stairs to:
With Oak panelled entrance door. Paved floor. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Further Oak panelled door, with stained glass leaded light glazed panel, leading to:
17'6 x 12' (5.33m x 3.66m)
Double banked radiator. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Feature redbrick fireplace. Leaded light windows to front aspect. Understairs storage cupboard. Travertine tiled floor.
Modern white suite comprising low level w.c. and pedestal wash hand basin. exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Tiled floor.
25' x 13' (7.62m x 3.96m)
Three double banked radiators. Feature full height redbrick fireplace with Oak bressumer and an inset AGA stove. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Leaded light windows to three aspects. Wall light points.
Being 'L' shaped with maximum dimensions of approx 13' x 12' (3.96m x 3.66m).
Radiator. Leaded light double glazed windows to rear aspect. Exposed beams to ceiling. Former fireplace with Oak bressumer having built in storage cupboard and Velaire oil fired boiler.
6' x 5' (1.83m x 1.52m)
Exposed beams to walls. Quarry tiled floor. Plumbing for washing machine. Stable door to Exterior.
18'6 x 13' (5.64m x 3.96m)
Fitted with a range of base units comprising drawers and cupboards with worktops and an inset single drainer one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap. Matching fitted wall cabinets. Feature redbrick fireplace with Oak bressumer. Exposed beams to walls and ceiling. Leaded light window to front and rear aspects. Radiator.
With exposed beams to walls and ceiling and leaded light part glazed door to exterior.
The front garden is screened by panelled fencing to the front boundary and has double gates leading to the gravelled pathway. The garden is laid to lawn with flower beds and a variety of shrubs, trees and conifers. Raised decking area and a garden shed. The further garden areas to the side and rear of the property are also laid to lawn with conifers to the boundaries, further specimen conifers and brick paved patio area immediately to the rear of the property. Two further sheds and a greenhouse. Own driveway from Hilltop Crescent leading to a Detached garage Having an up and over door. u.P.V.C leaded light double glazed, stained glass windows and a matching door to the rear garden. Light and power points.