Guide Price £530,000

Margaret Woods Road, Great Waltham, CM3 1DZ

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General information

Surrounded by beautiful open countryside and situated between the villages of Great Waltham and Broads Green, is this delightful modern barn style home completed in 2011 on the footprint, and in the style, of a former Granary. The property stands in landscaped gardens which extend to around 0.3 of an acre and offers flexible accommodation of great character. The property currently benefits from having a first floor lounge/diner and kitchen area, with two first floor bedrooms with en-suite facilities. To the ground floor there is a spacious reception hall, sitting room, internal garage and storage room. There is a cloakroom and utility room and an adjoining workshop. The property provides parking, an attractive west facing garden and is being sold with no onward chain.

The property is entered from the front into a spacious reception hall which is currently being utilised as a study. There is laminate flooring and a door to the rear aspect opening to the garden and a wooden staircase rising to the first floor. To the rear of the hall is a utility area with a wooden work surface with inset butler sink and recess for washing machine. There is a cloakroom and a further door providing external access to the garden. There is an integral garage with front side hung timber doors. Concluding the ground floor accommodation is a spacious sitting room with double doors opening out to the garden. There are two further ground floor rooms which are accessed externally and are currently being used for storage purposes and as a workshop. To the first floor there is a stunning, open plan, lounge/diner/kitchen with oak flooring and a vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers. There are two exposed brick walls adding to the character of the room and twin opening French doors to a Juliette balcony providing a wealth of natural light and offering far reaching views. The kitchen enjoys a central breakfast bar and has been fitted with a range of light coloured units with wooden work surfaces. There is space for range style cooker and inset 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit. The bedrooms are positioned either side of the building and both provide en suite facilities. The master bedroom is a wonderful room with twin opening doors to a Juliette Balcony, built in wardrobe and access to an en suite bathroom. The en suite comprises claw-foot free-standing bath, low flush w.c. and a pedestal wash hand basin. Bedroom two provides a twin aspect and offers a built in wardrobe and an en suite shower room. The shower room includes a shower enclosure, w.c and wash hand basin.

Reception hall/study 18' 8" > 11' 10" x 14' 2" (5.69m x 4.32m)

Utility room 7' 6" x 6' 4" (2.29m x 1.93m)

Cloakroom not measured

Sitting room 18' 9" x 12' 10" (5.72m x 3.91m)

First floor landing

Lounge/diner/kitchen 22' 3" >18' 10" x 21' 3" (6.78m x 6.48m)

Bedroom one 12' 10" x 12' 6" (3.91m x 3.81m)

En suite bathroom 8' 7" x 5' 9" (2.62m x 1.75m)

Bedroom two 12' 6" x 11' 8" (3.81m x 3.56m)

En-suite shower room 8' 4" x 5' 9" (2.54m x 1.75m)

Garage 16' x 9' 10" (4.88m x 3m)

Unconverted store room 16' x 9' 10" (4.88m x 3m)

Workshop 16' x 8' 3" (4.88m x 2.51m)

The outside The property occupies a courtyard style setting and is approached over a shingle driveway offering parking facilities. There is external access leading to the store room and workshop which houses the electric boiler. Side access leads to the rear garden which extends to approximately 0.3 of an acre. The garden is west facing and is predominantly laid to lawn and incorporates a natural pond. The garden is mainly enclosed by post and rail fencing and provides superb views over the surrounding countryside and farmland beyond.

Where? The property is situated in a former agricultural estate in a private courtyard setting surrounded by beautiful open countryside. Despite its private setting the property is located close to the thriving village of Great Waltham which provides a well-stocked general store/post office with a strong local community with many activities and clubs coordinated by the community network. The area is ideally positioned for those seeking country living within commutable distance to the city being approximately 5 miles north of Chelmsford, offering rail links to London Liverpool Street with an estimated journey time of 35 minutes. There are excellent road connections via the A12 and A120 which are 7 miles in distance with Stansted Airport being approximately 14 miles north-west of the house. The area offers an exceptional selection of schools in both the private and public sector, including King Edward Grammar School For Boys, County High School For Girls and Chelmer Valley High School. Felsted School is approximately 7 miles in distance with New Hall being approximately 5 miles. The nearby city of Chelmsford combines the best brand name stores with an abundance of small independent speciality shops and designer boutiques. The area enjoys a selection of bars and restaurants with a wide selection of leisure activities and clubs.

Important information Council Tax Band - C

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

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - D

Property summary

A delightful modern barn style home completed in 2011 on the footprint, and in the style, of a former Granary occupying a peaceful setting, near the village of Great Waltham. The property provides flexible accommodation and occupies gardens of around 0.3 of an acre

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