- Charming Grade II Listed Cottage
- 2-3 Bedrooms
- Wonderful Garden
- Gated Entrance
- Period Features
- Vacant Possession Offered
Full property description
Folio: 14634 We are delighted to be able to offer this charming 2-3 bedroom detached Grade II listed period cottage with a fresh, contemporary interior. Soon to be joined by a pair of converted barns which are sure to give an enhancement to the location and of course, value. Situated in the popular village of Burtons End with its public house and easy access to Stansted Mountfitchet (approx. 5 mins drive) with an excellent selection of shops for all your day-to-day needs, restaurants, public houses, JMI and senior schooling and of course a mainline train station serving London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. Further facilities can be found at Bishop’s Stortford and Great Dunmow. The property is also just a short drive from the A120 bypass with its onward links to the M11. Burtons End runs parallel with Stansted Airport so it doesn’t have the problems of any over flights.
The cottage has been much improved by the present owners and enjoys a recently fitted outside boiler. The electrics were upgraded approximately 10 years ago. The thatch has approximately 10 years life remaining. The accommodation comprises of a good size sitting room, ground floor bedroom with en-suite, good size kitchen and dining room, first floor bedroom, wonderful garden, excellent outbuilding and a gated entrance.
Steps down from a street gate to a paved enclosed court yard with an oak door with a central observation window into:
13ft 10in x 10ft 2in (4.22m x 3.10m) with a double bowl china sink with a mixer tap above and cupboard under, further range of matching base units, pan drawers, vegetable baskets, deep granite worktops, windows on two aspects, slot-in oven, extractor, tiled splashbacks, integrated fridge, integrated dishwasher, limestone effect ceramic tiled flooring, heavy oak timbers, through to:
11ft x 8ft (3.35m x 2.44m) with a window to front aspect, door to inner hallway, understairs storage. This room could easily be divided to create a ground floor bedroom 3, if required.
With a double radiator, stairs rising to the first floor, door through to:
With a door giving access to side parking area, fitted granite worktops with a tiled splashback, insert stainless steel bowl with mixer tap above and cupboard under, adjacent drawers, position and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, space for a all fridge/freezer, double radiator, tiled flooring.
13ft 10in x 12ft 10in (4.22m x 3.91m) with a large window to side, further windows to rear aspect, double opening doors giving access to garden, cast iron log burning stove insert to an attractive rustic brick fireplace with bressumer and raised stone hearth, double radiator, tiled flooring.
Ground Floor Bedroom 2
10ft x 8ft 6in (3.05m x 2.59m) with a window to rear, double radiator, tiled flooring, access to loft space, door through to:
En-Suite Shower Room
Comprising a double tray shower with a fixed head and removable spring, contemporary wash hand basin with mixer tap and pop-up waste insert into a double cupboard unit, button flush w.c., chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring, opaque window.
Ground Floor Bath/Shower Room
A modern white suite comprising a shower bath with over bath electronically heated shower, mixer tap and pop-up waste, pedestal wash hand basin with pop-up waste and mixer tap, button flush w.c., chrome heated towel rail, window to side, tiled flooring.
First Floor Landing
With a window to side, built-in wardrobe cupboards, small dresser unit, double radiator, fitted carpet.
First Floor Bedroom
10ft 10in x 10ft 6in (3.30m x 3.20m) with a range of fitted cupboards, window to side, double radiator, full width range of fitted drawers and cupboards, fitted carpet.
The property enjoys a delightful rear garden which is approximately 50ft in length and a similar width at its widest point. The garden is mainly laid to grass with paved patio areas, well stocked with mature shrubs and close boarded fencing. There is a small enclosure with a timber constructed former stable/store, divided into two areas and this would make an ideal home office if converted and if required. The is also an oil storage tank, outside oil boiler which was commissioned approximately 6 years ago along with the upgrade of radiators and heating etc. There is outside power points, lighting and to the side of the property there is a drive approached by double opening gates providing parking for at least two vehicles.
To the front of the property is a paved courtyard with lighting, power and rear pedestrian access.
The property has a sewage treatment system and is heating by oil.