Runsell Lane, Danbury
| £750,000

Located directly opposite Danbury Ridge Nature Reserve and National Trust Woodland with it's varied walks is this established detached 'Colt' built detached bungalow. Set back from the road and accessed along a shingle driveway via wrought iron electric gates, this property is a truly individual home with many superb features. The gardens are something to behold, manicured lawns, well stocked and tended mature trees, shrubs, beds and borders on a plot of fractionally under 0.4 of an acre. Also externally there is parking for numerous vehicles along with a detached double garage, workshop and also various garden outbuildings. Accommodation includes a fully fitted kitchen, utility room, two receptions rooms, conservatory, three bedrooms (with three en-suites) and a study/fourth bedroom. Approximately, half a mile walk away is the centre of Danbury with it's various shops and amenities. No onward Chain. Energy rating E..

Danbury Area Note

The property is within easy access of local shops, amenities, two preparatory schools (Heathcote in Danbury itself and Elm Green in Little Baddow) and two state schools including Danbury Park Primary School (rated OUTSTANDING by Ofsted in 2013). The village is surrounded by a wealth of National Trust woodland, including the historic landscape of Danbury Park (a former medieval deer park). Only five miles due east of Danbury is the city of Chelmsford and its excellent choice of facilities, which include two outstanding Grammar Schools, bustling shopping centre, and a station on the main line into London Liverpool Street. The A12 & A130 are just a couple of miles away.

Property Notes

Fully operational security alarm (we understand installed 2017). Ovo dual energy smart meter. Modern electric consumer unit. Vaillant gas fired boiler (we understand installed 2017) and Ariston pressurised hot water cylinder. Water softener. Replacement double glazed windows. Electric entrance gates with remote control. Electric roller shutter doors with remote control. External low energy lighting.

Entrance Porch

Double part glazed entrance doors, fully glazed door to:

Reception Hall

3.56m x 2.36m (11'8 x 7'9)

Window to front, radiator. Two double built-in storage cupboards and further storage unit, glazed door to the dining area and door to:


Obscure glazed window to front, radiator. Suite comprising part concealed wc set into storage unit. Further matching storage unit with wash hand basin. Matching wall vanity unit.

Kitchen Breakfast Room

4.78m x 3.56m (15'8 x 11'8)

Window to front and side, radiator. A comprehensively fitted kitchen commencing with a resin one and half bowl sink unit (with filter water drinking tap) set into granite effect laminate work surfaces. Extensive range of fitted base and wall units with matching drawer packs. Matching larder style unit with slide out metal rack shelves. Siemens electric oven with matching microwave combination oven above. Neff Gas hob and Neff integrated deep fat fryer. Integrated fridge freezer. Space for dishwasher. LED under wall unit and pelmet lighting. Tiled splash backs. Door to dining area and glazed door to:

Utility Room

Window to front and fully glazed door to gardens, radiator. Sink unit and fitted storage units. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Quarry tiled floor, tiled splash backs.

Dining Area

4.78m x 2.34m (15'8 x 7'8)

Window to side, radiator, open plan to:


5.99m x 4.78m (19'8 x 15'8)

A most welcoming living room with a fully glazed aspect to the rear overlooking the gardens. Four matching windows and a fully glazed door to the rear. Two radiators. Fully glazed door to:


5.18m x 2.59m (17' x 8'6)

Brick and upvc frame construction, glazed to all sides.

Inner Hall

Radiator, access to roof space with loft ladder, built-in storage cupboard, doors to all bedrooms and study.

Master Bedroom

4.06m x 3.58m plus wardrobes (13'4 x 11'9 plus wardrobes)

Large window to rear, radiator. Fitted bedroom furniture including two double and two single wardrobes, three drawer units and dressing table. Door to:


Obscure glazed window to rear, radiator, chrome ladder radiator. Four piece suite comprising large shower cubicle with rainfall shower head and body jets, part concealed wc, bidet, wash hand basin set onto storage unit. Vanity wall cabinet. Extractor fan, fully tiled walls and tiled floor.

Bedroom Two

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

Window to side, radiator, double built-in wardrobe, door to:


Obscure glazed window to front, radiator. Suite comprising fully tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, wc. Part tiled walls.

Bedroom Three

3.56m x 2.92m (11'8 x 9'7)

Window to rear, radiator. This room is currently fitted with study furniture which will remain. Door to:


Fully glazed door to garden, double built-in storage cupboard, door to:


Obscure glazed window to side, chrome ladder radiator. Three piece suite comprising quadrant shower cubicle, part concealed wc, wash hand basin. Part tiled walls.

Study/Bedroom Four

2.95m x 2.36m (9'8 x 7'9)

Window to front, radiator. Two double built-in storage cupboards, one houses the Vaillant boiler and the other the Arsiton pressurised hot water cylinder, expansion tank and water softener.


Located on an overall plot of 0.38 of an acre. The bungalow is set back from Runsell Lane along a shingle driveway. The property is accessed via electrically operated double wrought iron gates which lead to the parking area for numerous vehicles,

Double Garage and Workshop Building

Triple garage in size with two electric roller shutter doors. The garage, 19'2 x 15'9, has power and light, two windows and a personal door to the side. The workshop, 19'7 x 7'10, has power and light, a window and personal door to the garden. To the left side of the building, accessed via double wooden gates is a parking area ideal for caravan or boat storage.


The gardens extend to all sides of the bungalow which is private and screened to all aspects. The present owner truly loves the garden and has landscaped, maintained and manicured it to a nearly impeccable standard. Antique block patio and pathways to the rear and right side of the property lead to the superbly tended lawns. Many mature trees and varieties of shrubs interspersed throughout the garden and to the borders. Raised feature ornamental fish pond. Garden buildings include a timber work shed 16' x 8', timber summerhouse 9'6 x 7'6, timber potting shed and a greenhouse 12' x 10'. Three garden water taps, courtesy lighting around the bungalow and gardens, small metal store shed.

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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