- Beautifully Presented
- Four Bedrooms
- Double Garage & Office
- Recently Re-Thatched
- 100ft Sunny Garden
- Prestigious Road
Full property description
Folio: 14749 A beautiful Grade II listed four bedroom detached newly thatched cottage with well-planned and practical accommodation and a large double garage and office. The property dates back to the 16th Century and is positioned in one of the areas highly regarded streets in a period setting. White Roding benefits from the renowned Bretts Farm shop and garden centre, various community groups and church. There is easy access to the larger village of Hatfield Heath with its Co-op store for your day-to-day needs. Chelmsford is just a 15 minute drive with a mainline train station serving London Liverpool Street. The nearest mainline train station is situated at Sawbridgeworth, which is 10 minutes by car with direct lines to London to London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. M11 access can be found at both Harlow and Bishop’s Stortford, junctions 7 & 8.
The property itself has been much improved and extended by the current owners and benefits from a spacious kitchen/breakfast room, two further reception rooms, study area, four bedrooms, cloakroom, utility, family bathroom, en-suite, 100ft garden, double garage with office above and boasts many period features.
Period door to:
Small Entrance Area
With solid oak floor, painted brickwork, open through to:
15ft 6in x 11ft 10in (4.72m x 3.61m) with windows to both front and rear, attractive red brick fireplace with a raised brick hearth and fired earth tiled mantle, heavy structural timbers and studwork, double radiator, solid oak flooring.
Dining Room/Second Reception Room
15ft 6in x 14ft 6in (4.72m x 4.42m) with a large Inglenook fireplace with a raised fired earth hearth and log burning stove, structural timbers and studwork, window to front, radiator, solid oak floor, studwork division to:
15ft 5in x 6ft (4.70m x 1.83m) with windows to both front and rear, panelled walls, solid oak flooring.
With a door giving access outside, oak flooring, cloaks cupboard, stairs rising to the first floor landing, door to:
Comprising a flush w.c. and wash hand basin.
Spacious Kitchen/Breakfast Room
16ft 10in x 15ft 6in (5.13m x 4.72m) with double opening doors on two aspects and a window to garden. An attractive simple panelled bespoke kitchen by Blackstone comprising a butler sink with cupboard under, further range of matching base and eye level units, integrated dishwasher, pan drawers, Carrara marble style Quartz worktops with a complementary upstand, butler’s pantry, two oven electric Aga with a tiled splashback, central island with a range of cupboards, granite worktop, Bosch integrated fridge, integrated Bosch dishwasher, windows on two aspects, two sets of double opening doors, structural timbers.
With a fitted worktop, position and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, 1½ bowl sink unit with a single drainer and cupboard under, space for fridge and freezer, tiled splashback, single radiator, tiled flooring.
With stairs to all rooms.
13ft 4in x 10ft 8in (4.06m x 3.25m) with windows on two aspects providing views to garden, double radiator, lots of built-in cupboard space, fitted carpet.
En-Suite Shower Room
Comprising a shower cubicle, low level flush w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring.
15ft 6in x 12ft 6in (4.72m x 3.81m) with windows on two aspects, vaulted ceiling with structural timbers and studwork, fitted wardrobes, double radiator, fitted carpet.
15ft 6in x 15ft (4.72m x 4.57m) (max) with windows on two aspects, large brick chimney stack, part vaulted ceiling with structural timbers, double radiator, fitted carpet.
8ft 1in x 7ft 6in (2.46m x 2.29m) with a window to side, single radiator, airing cupboard housing a lagged copper cylinder with immersion heater fitted, fitted carpet.
Comprising a panel enclosed shower bath with over bath thermostatically controlled shower, wash hand basin insert to cupboard unit, concealed button flush w.c., granite window sill and shelf, opaque window, heated towel rail, tiled flooring with underfloor heating.
The property enjoys a wonderful garden which is approximately 100ft in length by 65ft in width. Directly to the rear of the property is a brick paved entertaining terrace with side paved area for storage etc. There is a brick paved courtyard offering a shielded entertaining area with a gate giving access to the front parking. There is secondary side pedestrian access to the left of the garage, a propane pod for gas heating, outside water and lighting. The garden itself is mainly laid to grass with various mature trees and shrubs and is well screened by fencing.
This is approached via a ground floor entrance area with stairs rising to the first floor landing and a large under stairs storage cupboard.
First floor Office
23’0 x 6’8 with two dormer Velux windows, eaves storage, double opening doors to front for ease of access, fitted carpet to stairs.
To the front of the property there is mature hedge screening with a central picket fence and off street parking leading to:
Detached Double Garage
18ft 4in x 16ft 5in (5.59m x 5.00m) with a heavy timber electronically operated up and over door, light and power laid on