Basin Road, Heybridge Basin, Maldon
| £320,000

Rarely does a property like this become available! A very attractive double fronted TWO BEDROOM character cottage situated within this highly popular RIVERSIDE VILLAGE. The property has been very WELL KEPT and improved over the years and offers a wealth of features which include two PARKING spaces, feature FIREPLACE, downstairs SHOWER ROOM, four piece bathroom suite and an attractive low maintenance garden. The property is available with NO ONWARD CHAIN. Energy Efficiency Rating D.

Entrance Porch


6.32m max x 5.26m max (20'9 max x 17'3 max)

This 'L' shaped room with feature fireplace and wood burning stove, double glazed windows, wood flooring stairs to first floor.


4.27m x 1.93m (14'0 x 6'4)

Understairs storage cupboard, range of fitted wall and base units, work top surfaces, integral oven, hob, dishwasher, washing machine, sink inset, velux windows, double glazed door leading to the garden. Door to wet room.

Shower Room

This wet room which comprises of shower unit, low level wc, wash basin, double glazed window, heated towel rail.

First Floor

Bedroom One

5.38m x 2.97m (17'8 x 9'9)

Dual aspect double glazed windows, radiator.

Bedroom Two

3.28m x 2.74m (10'9 x 9'0)

Double glazed window, radiator.


This four piece suite comprises of free standing bath tub, separate shower cubicle with shower unit, low level wc, wash basin, radiator, double glazed window, airing cupboard.


To the front of the property is a beautiful cottage style front garden with flowers, shrubs and a pathway leading to the front door and seating areas to enjoy the sun. Just before the front garden there is off road parking available for two cars. The rear garden is a low maintenance westerly facing garden with roses, shrubs and workshop.

Local Area

Heybridge Basin sits at the start of the Chelmer & Blackwater navigation inland canal from the River Blackwater which was first used in 1793. Today Heybridge Basin is a haven for leisure craft and walkers offering two popular pubs, the Jolly Sailor and the Old Ship. The Lock Tea Rooms are set on the sea wall and is run by Wilkin and Sons, the famous jam company, offering delicious cream teas and cakes.

From Hope Cottage there is a short walk to the sea wall and canal (see picture shown) providing excellent walks with beautiful views of the local wildlife and easy access to the one hundred year old Blackwater Sailing Club. Further culinary delights are found 4 mins drive away in the highly rated restaurant Rubino Kitchen providing superb breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The nearby historic town of Maldon sits proudly on a hill. The popular Hythe Quay, berths many Thames barges which have been lovingly restored. Hythe Quay offers historic pubs and an Edwardian Promenade which enjoys stunning riverside walks together with a children's splash park ideal for picnics and family days out. Maldon's historic high street offers a delightful shopping experience; including Marks & Spencer's Simply Food and many coffee shops and restaurants. Further information can be found by visiting

The area offers impressive primary and secondary educational facilities with the Plume School recently being given academy status. Maldon is situated on the River Blackwater 10.6 miles approx from Chelmsford, 6.8 miles approx from Witham railway station; giving direct access in 40mins to London's Liverpool Street station. The A12 leading to London is an approx, 15/20 minute drive and access to the A127, A13 is via A130.

Agents Note

These particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. All measurements are approximate. No responsibility is accepted as to the accuracy of these particulars or statements made by our staff concerning the above property. We have not tested any apparatus or equipment therefore cannot verify that they are in good working order. Any intending purchaser must satisfy him/herself as to the correctness of such statements within these particulars. All negotiations to be conducted through Church and Hawes. No enquiries have been made with the local authorities pertaining to planning permission or building regulations. Any buyer should seek verification from their legal representative or surveyor.

Floorplan for Basin Road, Heybridge Basin, Maldon
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