Guide Price £875,000

Chatham Green, Little Waltham

  • Bedrooms

    bedrooms
    5
  • Bathroom

    bathrooms
    3

General information

An established family home occupying a wonderful semi-rural setting within the picturesque hamlet of Chatham Green. This spacious family home provides well balanced accommodation comprising five first floor bedrooms, two with en suite facilities and a luxury family bathroom. To the ground floor there is a generous kitchen/breakfast room and a utility room. A substantial sitting/dining room runs the length of the house providing a triple aspect overlooking the gardens and countryside beyond. There is a separate study and cloakroom and a welcoming reception hall with an oak staircase rising to the first floor. Externally the property stands in gardens of around ½ an acre incorporating a detached double garage and a substantial timber framed leisure building providing kitchenette facilities. In January 2015 planning permission was approved for a substantial single storey rear and side extensions allowing for a generous open plan kitchen/family/dining room, swimming pool complex with changing facilities and boot room. Further drawings relating to this can be obtained from our Duke Street office.

The property is entered from the front into a spacious reception hall with a solid oak staircase rising to the first floor. Access to the sitting/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, study and cloakroom are all served from the hall. The sitting /dining room is a comfortable reception space divided into two defined areas. There is an attractive window seat overlooking countryside and rear doors opening onto the garden. An impressive brick built fireplace with inset log burning stoves completes the room. The kitchen/breakfast room provides a range of light coloured storage units and work surfaces with views to the rear overlooking the garden and beyond. To the rear of the kitchen is the utility room providing additional work and storage space. The study and cloakroom are located to the front of the house. To the first floor there are five well-proportioned bedrooms and a family bathroom accessed from a central landing. The master bedroom suite is located to the rear of the house and is a wonderful room with double doors opening onto a stunning en suite with Juliet balcony, shower enclosure with built-in television, wc and wash hand basin. Bedroom two also provides Juliet balcony and en suite facilities which comprise shower enclosure, wc and wash hand basin. The family bathroom provides a modern suite which includes bath with built-in tv, twin wash hand basins and wc. The property has been beautifully decorated throughout in neutral tones and extends to in excess of 2000 sq.ft.

Hallway 19' 6" x 5' 10" (5.94m x 1.78m)

Sitting/dining room 33' 9" x 14' 7" (10.29m x 4.44m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 20' 10" x 10' 8" (6.35m x 3.25m)

Utility room 9' 1" x 6' 6" (2.77m x 1.98m)

WC 4' 10" x 4' 1" (1.47m x 1.24m)

Study 11' 4" max x 8' 10" (3.45m x 2.69m)

First floor landing

Bedroom one 14' 7" x 13' 4" (4.44m x 4.06m)

Ensuite 14' 7" x 4' (4.44m x 1.22m)

Bedroom two 16' 1" x 14' 7" (4.9m x 4.44m)

Ensuite 9' 2" x 7' 1" (2.79m x 2.16m)

Bedroom three 12' 10" x 10' 2" max (3.91m x 3.1m)

Bedroom four 9' 5" x 9' 4" (2.87m x 2.84m)

Bedroom five 10' 2" x 7' 1" (3.1m x 2.16m)

Bathroom 10' 5" x 5' 10" (3.18m x 1.78m)

Garage 19' 1" x 19' 1" (5.82m x 5.82m)

The outside The property is set back from the lane providing a vast drive way leading to a detached double garage with single up and over door, power and light connected. This wonderful family home enjoys a large front lawn which is retained by post and rail fencing. There is side access providing a useful storage area with the reminder of the gardens situated to the rear. The rear garden extends from a small terrace with the remainder laid to lawn. The gardens have been divided into two sections via box hedging. To the rear section is a substantial timber framed recreational room providing kitchenette facilities including a pizza oven. The garden is enclosed with a brick wall and timber fencing with established tree borders. The garden is south-westerly facing and extends to around 0.43 of an acre backing onto open countryside.

Where? The property enjoys a country lane position conveniently situated just off the A131 in the hamlet of Chatham Green. The property provides a wonderful side and rear aspect with open countryside views. We understand the parcel of land to the side of house is owned by the parish and used for occasional recreational use. Chatham Green lies between the villages of Little Waltham and Great Leighs with a cluster of Character houses. The surrounding area includes a network of footpaths over some beautiful Essex countryside with the Essex Way passing close by. Chelmsford city centre is located approximately 7 miles south of Chatham Green providing an extensive range of shopping and recreational facilities with both state and private schooling. By road, Chatham Green is conveniently situated just off the A131 giving easy access to the A12, A120 and M11. For the commuter, Chelmsford's mainline railway station provides convenient access to London Liverpool Street, (approximate journey time 35 minutes).

Important information Council Tax Band - G

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

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - E

Property summary

Established 5 bedroom family home located in this wonderful semi-rural hamlet with planning consent for a substantial extension and backing onto open countryside.

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