Chalk Street, Rettendon Common
| £850,000

Located in a beautiful leafy country lane just a couple of miles from the A130 is this detached house built in 1906. First time on the market since the early 1960's, this property is set on a plot of about 1.3 acres and offers excellent scope for improvement. At present accommodation comprises three bedrooms, shower room, entrance hall, two reception rooms, kitchen and a lean-to style garden room. The house retains various original character features including fireplaces. Externally, the plot is very mature and private and includes various garden buildings along with a stable. The plot frontage is about 83' (25 metres) and as mentioned offers potential for substantial extension, of course subject to gaining the necessary planning consents. Rettendon Common affords a popular primary school and also easy access to the major road routes, A12 & A127. Energy rating F.


Bedroom One

4.60m x 4.42m (15'1 x 14'6)

Dual aspect room overlooking the gardens. Original fireplace, radiator. Two double built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom Two

4.14m>3.66m x 3.99m (13'7>12' x 13'1)

Dual aspect room overlooking the front and side gardens. Original fireplace, radiator. Double built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom Three

3.25m x 2.54m (10'8 x 8'4)

Window to front and radiator. Double built-in wardrobe.

Shower Room

Window to rear, three piece suite.


Window to side, radiator, access to roof space, stairs to:


Storm Porch

Entrance door to:

Reception Hall

Radiator, doors to sitting and dining room.

Sitting Room

4.78m x 4.37m<4.78m (15'8 x 14'4<15'8)

Double aspect room with bay window to front and window to side, radiator. Original fireplace with fitted wood burner.

Dining Room

4.70m x 3.99m (15'5 x 13'1)

Large picture window to side and double doors to garden room. Two radiators, original fireplace. Open to:


3.48m x 2.46m (11'5 x 8'1)

Window to side and door to garden room. Fitted storage units and laminate work surfaces, double bowl sink unit, Electric cooker, space for dishwasher and fridge. Large understairs store cupboard.

Lean-to Style Garden Room

6.71m x 1.52m (22' x 5')

Three windows and door to rear garden. Double radiator, oil fired boiler fuelling hot water and central heating.


Located on a plot of approximately 1.3 acres. Road frontage is 83' (25 metres). Driveway for 4/5 cars accessed via double gates. The plot is divided into two similar sized areas, formal gardens and a paddock area with many mature trees. Throughout the garden are many shrubs and trees and the whole plot is very private. Garden buildings include a 12' x 12' stable, workshop and store, two garden sheds and a greenhouse.

Agents Note

The Energy Rating stated for this property is lower than anticipated due to the assessor not being able to easily access certain parts of the house.

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.

Floorplan for Chalk Street, Rettendon Common
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