North End, Southminster
| £695,000


BEING OFFERED WITH NO ONWARD CHAIN. Situated along a sought after road in Southminster, a short walk to local amenities including shops, school, pubs and railway station, is this quite stunning detached character residence offering impressively laid out and substantially sized living accommodation and a vast array of impressive character features throughout. The property was originally built by a local developer back in 1903 and is approached by an wonderful entrance storm porch with original Minton wall tiles and stained glass entrance door opening into an impressive reception hall with an attractive 'barley twist' balustrade staircase to the first floor and access to two dual aspect reception rooms, both of which are complimented by marble fireplaces, a well appointed kitchen with Shaker style storage units and country style work surfaces. Beyond this there is a single storey area leading to a utility room with adjoining shower room and two storage areas and home office/hobby room all of which can be accessed via the rear garden. There is also an additional reception room/bedroom to the rear of the property with French style doors enjoying the benefit of opening on to the picturesque gardens. The first floor then offers a light and airy landing leading to a refitted family bathroom and four generously sized double bedrooms, the master of which is complimented by two built in wardrobes and original cast iron feature fireplace. Externally the property offers two stunning garden areas to the rear which are predominantly laid to lawn with a variety of different seating areas as well as a wood store and access to the frontage which offers extensive off road parking for several vehicles via a shingled 'in and out' driveway which also provides access to a detached garage. Properties of this ilk are rare to the market so an early internal inspection is strongly advised to avoid disappointment. Energy Rating E.

FIRST FLOOR:

LANDING:

Stained glass sash window to front, radiator, staircase down to ground floor, doors to:-

BEDROOM ONE:

3.94m x 3.81m (12'11 x 12'6)

Dual aspect room with sash windows to front and side, cast iron feature fireplace, two built in wardrobes.

BEDROOM TWO:

3.94m plus bay x 3.66m (12'11 plus bay x 12')

Bay sash window to front, radiator, cast iron feature fireplace with display mantle over.

BEDROOM THREE:

3.81m x 3.05m (12'6 x 10')

Sash window to rear, radiator, cast iron feature fireplace, built in wardrobe.

BEDROOM FOUR:

3.68m x 3.20m (12'1 x 10'6)

Sash window to side, radiator, built in wardrobe, airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

FAMILY BATHROOM:

Obscure double glazed window to rear, chrome heated towel rail, refitted three piece white suite comprising 'P' shaped panelled bath with mixer tap, shower over, glass screen and sheet tiled splash back, wash hand basin set on vanity unit with storage cupboards and drawers below and WC with concealed cistern, wall mounted cabinet, tiled floor, access to loft space.

GROUND FLOOR:

STORM PORCH:

Complimented by original Minton wall tiles with stained glass entrance door opening to:-

RECEPTION HALL:

Stained glass entrance door with matching side light windows to front, radiator, two built in storage cupboards, at rear is what is currently being used as a study area with glazed entrance door and window overlooking the rear garden, exposed wooden floor boards, staircase to first floor, doors to:-

LIVING ROOM:

4.52m x 3.78m (14'10 x 12'5)

Dual aspect room with sash windows to front and side, radiator, imposing open marble fireplace set on a tiled hearth with matching display mantle over, exposed wooden floor boards.

SITTING ROOM/BEDROOM:

3.81m x 3.10m (12'6 x 10'2)

Double glazed French style doors opening on to rear garden, radiator, exposed wooden floor boards.

DINING ROOM:

3.94m plus bay x 3.66m (12'11 plus bay x 12')

Bay sash window to front, radiator, Italian marble fireplace with matching display mantle over and tiled hearth, exposed wooden floor boards, opening to:-

KITCHEN:

3.68m x 3.18m (12'1 x 10'5)

Double glazed window to rear, radiator, extensive range of matching Shaker style wall and base mounted storage units and drawers, country style wooden work surfaces with inset double bowl ceramic sink unit with mixer tap over, Rangemaster oven to remain with extractor over, integrated fridge and dishwasher, tiled floor, doorway to:-

UTILITY ROOM:

2.29m x 2.01m (7'6 x 6'7)

Double glazed French style doors to side opening on to rear garden, further base mounted Shaker style drawers and wall mounted display cabinets, country style wooden work surfaces with space and plumbing below for washing machine and tumble dryer, wall mounted boiler, door to:-

SHOWER ROOM:

Obscure glazed window to side, vertical radiator, three piece white suite comprising fully tiled curved corner shower with sliding glass doors, wash hand basin set on vanity unit with storage cupboard below and close coupled WC, tiled walls and floor.

EXTERIOR:

GARDENS:

Commencing with a large paved seating area off the immediate rear of the house leading to the remainder, the initial part of which is predominantly laid to lawn with a natural/wild planted bed to one side of the property and shingled area at the rear leading to a raised paved seating area, access to two brick built storage sheds and an impressive home office/hobby room with power connected. The shingled area at the rear then leads across the rear boundary to a further seating area and secondary garden which again, is predominantly laid to lawn with established planted beds to borders and access to a wood store area and into the rear of the:-

GARAGE:

Wide opening doors to front, power and light connected, over head storage, personal door to rear.

FRONTAGE:

A substantial frontage providing extensive off road parking for numerous vehicles via an impressive shingled 'in and out' driveway which also provides side access leading to the rear gardens and access to the garage.

TENURE & COUNCIL TAX INFORMATION:

Please note this property is freehold and Council Tax Band F.

SOUTHMINSTER:

Southminster is a thriving village benefiting from its rail links into London Liverpool Street Station (approx. 65 mins at peak times). The village offers a local primary school, day nursery and pre-school whilst schooling for older children is available in the nearby towns of Burnham-on-Crouch, Maldon and South Woodham Ferrers. There is a local park with an establish tennis club and various sports and social clubs. Shopping facilities include 3 convenience stores, a post office, traditional butcher, coffee shop, hairdressers, doctor's surgery, pharmacy, vet, takeaways and public houses.

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.

AGENTS NOTES:

The sellers have advised us that the roof felt and tiles were completely replaced in January 2022.

Floorplan for North End, Southminster