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Braintree Road, Cressing

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General information

General information This extended Grade II Listed cottage is situated in the popular village of Tye Green, Cressing and benefits from being a mile of Cressing railway station with its direct links to London Liverpool Street and just 20 minute drive to London Stansted Airport.

The property is extremely well presented having been updated by the current owners and has a great deal of charm and character.

The five bedroom property in brief comprises of entrance door leading to entrance lobby with window to front aspect, tiled flooring and built in storage cupboard, a further door gives access to the sitting room. The sitting room has a box bay window to front aspect and there is a further window to the front aspect, exposed beams and studwork, Inglenook fireplace with inset wood burner. A door leads to the rear lobby where staircase rises to the first floor and door gives access to the utility room and kitchen/dining room. The kitchen has a range of white high gloss eye and base level units incorporating cupboards and drawers under work surface. Fitted appliances including one and a half bowl sink, fridge freezer and dishwasher. There are glazed French doors opening out to rear garden and further window to rear aspect and tiled flooring. A door from the kitchen leads through to the second reception room which has exposed beams and an Inglenook fireplace, windows to side and rear aspect. Access from the rear lobby is the utility room with one and a half bowl sink inset to roll edge work surface with low level cupboards beneath, door to rear aspect opening out to the garden and further door leads into the ground floor shower room. The shower room has a window to side aspect, glazed double shower cubicle, low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin and tiled walls and floor.

The first floor landing has access to all bedrooms and the family bathroom. Bedroom one has an exposed chimney stack, wood flooring and window to front and side aspect. Bedroom two has a window to front aspect and built in wardrobe and further built in cupboard. Bedroom three is also located to the front of the property and enjoys exposed beams with windows to side aspect. Bedroom four and five benefit from wood flooring and have windows to the rear aspect. The family bathroom boasts a free standing bath with mixer tap, separate shower cubicle and twin sinks set on work surface and low level W.C.

Sitting room 22' 1" x 13' (6.73m x 3.96m)

Second reception room 16' 10" x 13' (5.13m x 3.96m)

Kitchen/dining room 21' 10" x 13' 10" (6.65m x 4.22m)

Utility room 10' 5" x 7' 1" (3.18m x 2.16m)

Shower room 7' 3" x 7' 5" (2.21m x 2.26m)

Bedroom one 16' 9" x 12' 10" (5.11m x 3.91m)

Bedroom two 13' 3" x 11' 10" (4.04m x 3.61m)

Bedroom three 12' 6" x 10' 6" (3.81m x 3.20m)

Bedroom four 14' 10" x 10' 6" > 6' 10" (4.52m x 3.20m)

Bedroom five 10' 11" x 6' 10" (3.33m x 2.08m)

Bathroom 10' 7" x 10' 1" (3.23m x 3.07m)

The outside The property is accessed through electric double gates and approached via a gravel driveway providing off street parking for several vehicles and in turn gives access to the detached double garage. The remainder of the front garden is laid to lawn with Hedgerow and mature trees. A rear garden which is largely laid to lawn with a brick enclosed patio area.

Where? The parish of Cressing was one of the earliest British settlements of the Knights Templar known more widely today for its medieval barns at Cressing Temple, which are said to be the two finest Templar Barns in Europe. Cressing Temple hosts a variety of education and cultural events throughout the year. The nearby Cressing Primary school offers education facilities for the ages of 4-11 and was rated as Good by the recent Ofsted report.

Cressing is situated on the outskirts of the market town of Braintree and enjoys excellent access to the A120 which has excellent access to Stansted Airport, M11 and onto London. There is a mainline station at Witham with a fast and frequent service to London Liverpool Street, as well as a direct link from Cressing Station. Witham and Braintree offers a variety of shopping, social and educational facilities.

Important information Council Tax Band - F

Services - We understand that mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.

Tenure - Freehold

Property summary

Extended Grade II Listed property l great deal of charm and character l well presented throughout l ample off street parking l detached garage l established rear garden


  • Extended Grade II Listed property
  • Great deal of charm and character
  • Well presented throughout
  • Ample off street parking
  • Detached garage
  • Established rear garden

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