Little Baddow
| £875,000

Set within an area of conservation and National Trust woodland is this established chalet style home. Located along The Ridge, the property is less than three miles from major road routes, the A12 & A130. Sandon Park & Ride, also about 3 miles away, provides an excellent service for commuters and shoppers into Chelmsford City centre and the mainline railway station to Liverpool Street. Offering excellent versatile accommodation ideal either for a young growing family or alternatively someone downsizing. There are three rooms to the first floor and currently two bedrooms down stairs, one of which would also suit as a study or childrens playroom. The fantastic kitchen/breakfast room affords a range oven, granite work surfaces, integrated appliances and a log burner. There is also a lounge with a wood burner, dining room & utility room. Externally the plot is just under quarter of an acre and also very private. There is a double garage, plenty of parking and lawn gardens. We are of the opinion the property lends itself to extension if desired, subject to gaining the required consents. Energy rating E.

Noteable Features

The property affords full gas central heating and also two wood burners. All windows and doors are double glazed. The exterior soffits, fascias and barge boards have been replaced with low maintenance upvc. The house has a full security alarm including the garage.


Entrance Hall

3.35m x 1.68m (11' x 5'6)

Panelled entrance door, radiator, oak flooring, door to lounge, dining room and the study/bedroom.


2.95m x 2.67m (9'8" x 8'9")

Window to front, double radiator, two double built-in wardrobes. Note, the room measurement excludes wardrobes.


8.15m x 3.25m (26'9 x 10'8)

Two windows to rear overlooking the rear garden, two double radiators. Chimney breast housing 'Jotul' wood burner, door to inner hall and wide opening to:

Dining Room

3.56m x 3.25m (11'8 x 10'8)

Window to front, radiator, oak flooring.

Inner Hall

Stairs to the first floor, large airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, doors to:

Master Bedroom

4.29m x 3.53m (14'1 x 11'7)

Window to front, double radiator, door to:


Obscure glazed window to side, chrome ladder radiator. Three piece suite comprising large quadrant shower cubicle with glass screens, Pedestal wash hand basin, wc, fully tiled walls and tiled floor.

Family Bathroom/wc

Obscure glazed window to side, chrome ladder radiator. Three piece suite comprising bath with antique style taps and shower attachment, wash hand basin set onto a chrome leg up stand, wc, fully tiled walls.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

6.05m max x 3.84m (19'10 max x 12'7)

A lovely country style kitchen with the focal point being the freestanding wood burner. Window to rear and side. One and half bowl sink unit set into extensive granite work surfaces. Comprehensive range of Shaker style cream fronted storage units with matching saucepan drawer pack and larder cupboard. 'Rangemaster' range oven with splash back and 'Rangemaster' extractor hood. Integrated dishwasher and fridge. Oak flooring, large under stairs storage cupboard, door to rear lobby and door to:

Utility Room

2.79m x 1.52m (9'2 x 5')

Window to rear, chrome ladder radiator. Sink unit set into granite work surfaces. Fitted base units. Space and plumbing for washing machine and freezer, tiled floor.

Rear Lobby

Part glazed door to exterior. Large storage cupboard also housing the gas fired boiler fuelling hot water and central heating.



5.21m x 3.35m (17'1 x 11')

Large skylight window, double radiator, eves storage cupboards, exposed purlins. Door to walk in wardrobe and further door into loft space.


3.86m x 3.05m (12'8 x 10')

Window to rear double radiator, eves storage cupboards.


3.20m x 2.79m (10'6 x 9'2)

Window to front, radiator.


Extractor fan, radiator, wc and pedestal wash hand basin.


3.96m x 2.77m (13' x 9'1)

Large skylight window, radiator. Stairs with oak balustrades, handrails and newell posts to the ground floor.


The plot totals just under quarter of an acre.


The property is well screened from the road and accessed via a shingle driveway providing parking for numerous cars. Lawn garden and various shrubs and trees, gates and access along both sides of house to the side and rear gardens.

Double Garage

Two up and over doors, power and light connected. The garage is currently divided by a studwork wall and personal door between. Pitched roof providing storage, window to side, door to the garden. The garage is alarmed.

Rear & Side Gardens

A private and unoverlooked garden commencing with a paved patio leading to lawn gardens. Many mature trees and shrubs to borders, water tap. Storage shed, greenhouse and log store.

Little Baddow Area Note

Little Baddow is a most desired elevated village situated between Danbury to the south and the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation Canal to the north. Little Baddow & Danbury are famous for their National Trust woodlands, conservation and areas of natural beauty. There is a wide range of schools in the district, both in the public and private sector. Nearby preparatory schools are Heathcote School of Danbury and Elm Green School, Little Baddow. State schools include Danbury Park Community School (recently voted Outstanding by Ofsted) and St Johns C of E primary school. Danbury village provides a good range of village stores as well as a library, dentists, doctors surgery plus a sports and leisure centre with a gym. A wider collection of shopping facilities can be found in the city of Chelmsford just 6 miles to the west. There are frequent direct trains to London Liverpool Street from the mainline station in Chelmsford as well as easy access to the national motorway network via the nearby A12 & A130.

Agents Notes

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 themselves 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.

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