The Street, Steeple
| £385,000


Set on a quite stunning plot incorporating an impressive 120' rear garden backing directly on to open Essex Countryside is this charming Grade II Listed detached character cottage with origins dating back to 1730, enjoying an array of period features throughout including red brick fireplaces, sash windows, exposed beams and original doors. Living accommodation on offer comprises two double bedrooms to the first floor while the ground floor is served by a living room, dining room, bathroom, kitchen/breakfast room and utility/garden room at the rear. Externally the property enjoys the aforementioned impressive and mature rear garden with impressive countryside views enjoyed by a decked seating area. Off road parking is on offer to the side of the cottage via a generously sized shingled driveway leading to a garage. Viewing is strongly advised to fully appreciate the character on offer in addition to the impressive plot and views this wonderful property has to offer.

FIRST FLOOR:

BEDROOM 1:

4.27 x 3.66 (14'0" x 12'0")

Wooden sash window with secondary glazing, exposed beams, radiator, original wooden door, eaves storages cupboard.

BEDROOM 2:

4.27 x 2.44 (14'0" x 8'0")

Wooden sash window to rear, exposed beams, radiator, original wooden door, eaves storage cupboard.

LANDING:

Access to loft space, obscure glazed window to side, exposed beams, return staircase down to:-

GROUND FLOOR:

LIVING ROOM:

4.90 x 6.05 (16'1" x 19'10")

Solid wooden entrance door to front, two sash windows to front with secondary glazing, ceiling high red brick fireplace with brick built hearth and inset multi fuel burning stove. Exposed beams, double radiator, door to:-

DINING ROOM:

4.57 x 3.30 (15'0" x 10'10")

Sash window to side with secondary glazing and sash window to opposite side, ceiling high red brick fireplace with inset multi fuel burning stove, exposed beams, staircase rising up to first floor, under stairs storage cupboard, radiator, door to kitchen and:-

BATHROOM:

Two obscure glazed windows to rear, three piece white suite comprising panelled corner bath with mixer tap and shower attachment above, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, exposed beams, radiator.

KITCHEN:

4.09 x 2.06 (13'5" x 6'9")

Window to rear and secondary glazed window to side. Hand made bespoke kitchen cupboard range with ceramic sink with mixer tap set in solid wooden work surface with engraved drainer, space for Rangemaster with double oven, grill and five ring ceramic hob with extractor hood over, fitted wall and base mounted units with space for fridge, space and plumbing for dishwasher, exposed beams, tiled floor, radiator, door to:-

UTILITY/GARDEN ROOM:

2.90 x 2.31 (9'6" x 7'7")

Part obscure stained glazed double doors opening to rear garden, obscure stained glazed window to side and rear, roll edge work surface with space and plumbing for washing machine and boiler under, tiled flooring.

EXTERIOR:

FRONTAGE:

The property is approached via a concrete sideway which runs alongside the property. There is also a shingled driveway which provides off road parking for 3 vehicles.

GARAGE:

Double opening doors to front, personal door to side.

REAR GARDEN:

36.58 (120'0")

Backing directly onto open fields is this most interesting and un-overlooked rear garden which is accessed via a side gate commencing with a large patio seating area with oil tank, loggia, timber storage shed. The remainder of the garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature planted trees and shrubs, fishpond.

TENURE & COUNCIL TAX INFORMATION:

This is a freehold property and Council Tax Band C.

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 The Street, Steeple