Mell Road, Tollesbury, Maldon
| £490,000

Situated within the river side village of Tollesbury is this delightful 4/5 bedroom detached home dating back to 1893. The property has been vastly improved and extended by the current owners with many impressive features including the incredible 28'1 x 16' max OPEN PLAN LOUNGE/KITCHEN/DINING AREA offering 8 panel BI FOLD DOORS that open out onto the large 9m x 4.3m RAISED VERANDA which allows maximum enjoyment of the exotic/tropical garden which includes plants such as JAPANESE FERN, GIANT POPPIES and BLACK BAMBOO to name but a few. The MASTER BEDROOM is approx 5.79m max x 4.72m with EN SUITE and also offers partial views. The ground floor also offers a separate sitting/tv room and a further study/bedroom 5 and a cloakroom and utility room. There is parking on the driveway and garage. A viewing is considered essential so as to fully appreciate the improvements made. Energy Efficiency Rating E.

Master Bedroom

5.79m max x 4.72m (19 max x 15'6)

This delightful master bedroom offers partial countryside views from the two double glazed windows, radiator, spot lights to ceiling, door to.

En Suite

Pvc double glazed window, ladder style chrome radiator, three piece white suite comprising of wc, wash hand basin with vanity cabinet under and large marble style tiled shower cubicle with shower system.

Bedroom 2

3.66m x 3.61m (12' x 11'10)

Pvc double glazed sash style window, radiator, built in cupboard/wardrobe.

Bedroom 3

3.66m x 2.77m (12' x 9'1)

Pvc double glazed sash style window, radiator, built in cupboard/wardrobe.

Bedroom 4

3.56m max x 3.61m (11'8 max x 11'10)

Double glazed window with partial countryside views, radiator, access to loft.


Pvc double glazed window, three piece white suite comprising of wc, moulded style white, wash hand basin with work top and cabinets under. Bath with shower system and shower screen, part tiled to walls with a feature brick wall and tiled to floor.


Pvc double glazed window and a bespoke wooden return staircase with glass panels to balustrade leading to the ground floor.

Entrance Hall

Entrance door, radiator and doors to.

Sitting Room

3.66m x 3.58m (12' x 11'9)

Pvc double glazed sash style window to front, open feature fire surround with wood bressemer, radiator and exposed wooden flooring.

Study/Bedroom 5

3.51m x 2.77m (11'6 x 9'1)

Pvc double glazed sash style window to front, radiator, built in wardrobes to one wall with mirrored doors.


Two piece white suite comprising of wc and wash hand basin with mixer tap.

Open plan Lounge/Kitchen/Breakfast room

8.56m x 4.88m narr to 3.91m (28'1 x 16 narr to 12'10)

Words alone cannot describe this amazing open plan space with bi fold doors that open out onto the impressive raised decked 9 m x 4.3 m veranda. The kitchen is white gloss style with matching work tops. Gas hob with extractor canopy over and Neff side by side ovens and integrated fridge/freezer. There is also large pan drawers and recycling/bin cabinet. The island unit offers seating at the breakfast bar, sink with mixer tap, cabinets and an integrated dishwasher. Part tiled walls and wooden flooring.

Utility Room

3.68m x 1.83m (12'1 x 6')

Door to garden, base and wall units unit with inset sink. space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Door to garage.

Rear Garden

19.81m (65')

This stunning garden is best enjoyed from the raised decked veranda which measures approx 9 m x 4.3 m with steps leading down to the impressive range of exotic/tropical plants that include Cherry Blossom, Camellia, Gunera, black bamboo, Japanese fern, Acer, giant poppies, Iris, tropical canna and contorted willow, viewing is essential to appreciate the atmosphere that this space creates. To the side there is an access measuring approx 45' x 13' which could be used for additional parking/storage. There is also a summerhouse with power that measures approx 23' x 9'4 approx


Parking on the gravel driveway leading to the garage.


4.57m x 2.44m (15 x 8)

Roller door and power.


The village of Tollesbury is situated on the Essex coast at the mouth of the River Blackwater, 9 miles east of the historic port of Maldon and 12 miles south of Colchester. Its location makes the village popular with bird spotters, walkers and yachtsman..

Because of it's geographical situation Tollesbury has for centuries, relied on the harvests from both the land and the sea and the village has become known as 'The Village of the Plough and Sail'.

In this day and age, the settlement offers a host of amenities including Public House, Parish Church, Butchers, Bakery, Convenience shops, Doctors surgery, primary school, Open air public swimming pool, two Car Garages and a retained Fire Station.

For secondary education Tollesbury is located between The Plume (Maldon) and Thurstable School (Tiptree).

There is a bus service to Colchester, Maldon and Witham as the Headingham Bus comany Start and end their services from within the village.

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 Mell Road, Tollesbury, Maldon
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