Guide Price £350,000

New Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1NE

  • Bedrooms

  • Bathroom


General information

***Help To Buy Available***

A unique and impressive two bedroom duplex apartment forming part of this exciting conversion scheme facing onto the grounds of Chelmsford Cathedral. This stunning grade II listed building dates back in parts to 1591 and occupies Chelmsford's Central Conservation Area. The building in its current footprint has stood on the site since 1875 and some of the features have been carefully restored and are clearly evident in this exceptional property.

The property is accessed into a welcoming entrance hall and inner hallway with stairs rising to the first floor. To the front of the property is a spacious bedroom with splendid views over Chelmsford's cathedral. To the first floor there is an open plan kitchen/living room also enjoying views over the cathedral. The modern, bespoke fitted kitchen enjoys a comprehensive range of storage facilities and a range of integrated appliances including a gas hob with extractor above, electric oven and microwave, integrated fridge and freezer, dishwasher and a washer/dryer. To the rear of the property is bedroom two featuring a stunning feature fireplace and splendid views over the communal grounds. The accommodation is completed by a ground floor bathroom incorporating a modern white suite with a low level wc, wash hand basin and a panelled bath.

Additional features

• Bespoke feature internal doors.

• Original refurbished sash windows to most properties.

• Gas central heating via radiators and hot water.

• Tiled walls and floors to bathrooms. Tiled kitchen floors. Carpets to the living areas.

The property forms part of the landmark development known as Maynetrees which is a stunning collection of one and two bedroom homes which enjoy a luxurious and enviable specification in the much sought-after centre of Chelmsford, just 40 minutes from the capital.

The glory of Maynetrees is its fantastic location and distinctive feel, coupled with impeccably finished interiors and beautifully landscaped gardens. The thoughtful designs of each of the 14 properties within the collection corresponds to the unique location, and each property is highly individual - perfect for today's buyers with a sense of style. Directly in front of the collection lies the serenity and beauty of Chelmsford's Cathedral, not just the City's most famous landmark, but also its most iconic - It's avenue of trees and green open spaces provide possibly the most relaxing setting in the City. Approximately 100 metres from Maynetrees, residents will find Chelmsford's historic high street and city centre - boasting the best of both Victorian and urban architecture - this is an area that embodies the city perfectly, being home to cafes, bars and highly regarded restaurants, alongside the best high street retailers and the new Bond Street shopping complex, complete with high profile stores such as John Lewis.

Entrance hall not measured

Kitchen/living room 16' 7" x 14' 1" (5.05m x 4.29m)

Bedroom one 13' 10" x 11' 5" (4.22m x 3.48m)

Bedroom two 9' 10" x 8' 8" (3m x 2.64m)

Bathroom not measured

The outside The property enjoys allocated parking which is gained via electrically operated gates. The communal gardens will be landscaped providing a circular area of lawn with footpaths and seating areas, planted with a wide selection of trees, shrubs and hedging providing colour and seclusion.

Where? Maynetrees is set within the heart of Chelmsford city centre and within Chelmsford's Central Conservation Area. The property faces the grounds of Chelmsford Cathedral and is within walking distance of the vibrant city centre. Chelmsford combines the best brand name stores, including John Lewis and Cath Kidston, with an abundance of small independent speciality shops and designer boutiques. Whilst for entertaining friends or just indulging in a special night out for two, residents of Maynetrees will be spoilt for choice by the number of outstanding bars, pubs and restaurants the centre has to offer. Chelmsford really does boast everything you would expect from a fast paced, modern city centre, and thanks to the Bond Street regeneration project, a high profile new retail and leisure complex just minutes from Maynetrees, the area is continually evolving to host an eclectic mix of new venues that complement existing favourites such as Jamie Oliver's "Jamie's Italian", Yo Sushi and Chop Bloc. Also superbly served for leisure facilities, Maynetrees is close to a variety of cutting edge gyms boasting the very latest fitness machines, inside and outside sports courts and multiple indoor fitness classes such as Spinning, Zumba and Pilates.

Maynetrees is superbly connected and is just a 7-minute walk away from Chelmsford train station offering regular services to London Liverpool Street in under 40-minutes and with Westfield Stratford City also directly reachable by rail, residents of Maynetrees can easily take advantage of Europe's largest urban shopping and leisure destination.

Important information We understand all mains services are connected.

Telephone, FM/DAB, terrestrial, Virgin Media and sky points.

All properties benefit from a 10 year structural defects warranty provided by Premier Guarantee.

Service Charge (including building insurance) estimated to be £1320.86

Ground Rent £450.00

Length of lease 125 years

Property summary

***Help To Buy Available*** A unique and generously proportioned two bedroom duplex apartment forming part of this exciting conversion scheme facing onto the grounds of Chelmsford Cathedral.

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