- Charm and Character
- Modern Kitchen
- 3/4 Bedrooms
- 2/3 Reception Rooms
- 2 Bath/Shower Rooms
- 5 Minutes Walk to Station
Full property description
A charming detached Grade II listed part-thatched cottage, beautifully appointed throughout with lots of character with 3/4 bedrooms and 2/3 reception rooms. Situated only a 5 minute walk from Sawbridgeworth’s mainline railway station which leads to both London Liverpool Street, Stansted airport and Cambridge. The property is also within walking distance of an excellent nursery, JMI schools plus Leventhorpe senior school. Sawbridgeworth also offers lots of shops for all your day to day needs, restaurants, public houses and is ideal for the commuter travelling to London, London Liverpool Street being only approximately 40 minutes by train.
The property benefits from having a superb reception sitting room, separate lounge room, large modern high gloss kitchen/family room with a dining area, playroom/lounge with mezzanine office area, luxury ground floor bathroom, 3 bedrooms to the first floor with lots of exposed timbers and a first floor bathroom. There are front and side gardens, parking for 3 cars and a gated entrance. Only by internal viewing will the true charm and character of this delightful period property be appreciated
Period door leading through to:
Reception Sitting Room
12ft0 x 10ft 8in (3.66m x 3.25m) a stunning room with windows to both front and rear, exposed timbers and studwork, with built-in coat and shoe area with exposed timbers, window to side, wooden flooring, period door with carpeted stairs leading to the first floor. A feature of this room is the rustic red brick working fireplace with oak bressumer and raised herringbone brick laid hearth, cast iron fire with iron grate and flue.
11ft 10in x 12ft 6in (3.61m x 3.81m) with a window to front, exposed timbers, double radiator, understairs storage cupboard, built-in book shelving, and wooden flooring. A feature of this room is the exposed brick working fireplace with raised brick hearth and cast iron grate.
With limestone flooring, stable door to side, window to side, exposed timbers and studwork, access via loft ladder to boarded loft area with light , oak door leading through to:
With limestone tiled walls, ‘P’ shaped panel enclosed bath with curved shower screen, shower and mixer tap, flush w.c., wall mounted wash hand basin with monobloc mixer tap, two windows to side aspect, low voltage LED lighting, heated towel rail, limestone flooring with underfloor heating.
Stunning Kitchen/Family Room with Dining Area
17ft 2in x 16ft 8in (5.23m x 5.08m) comprising high gloss base and eye level units with modern handles, inset stainless steel sink with monobloc mixer tap, Smeg double oven and grill, a plumbed in American style fridge/freezer, peninsular unit with solid Rocco work surfaces and Smeg induction hob, window to front, Bosch integrated dishwasher, low voltage LED lighting, limestone flooring with underfloor heating throughout, exposed timbers and studwork.
With space for a large table and chairs, glazed roof with electric Velux windows, further utility storage including plumbing for washer and tumble dryer, shelving, Valiant gas boiler supplying domestic hot water and heating throughout, exposed brickwork, oak door leading through to:
16ft0 x 11ft 4in (4.88m x 3.45m) with a vaulted 13ft high ceiling lit by large twin Velux windows, window to front, barn style door to front, mezzanine area currently being used as an office, double radiator, cupboard housing meters, wooden effect flooring.
This is the former Victorian stables.
First Floor Landing
With fitted carpets, exposed timbers and studwork.
14ft x 11ft 8in (4.27m x 3.56m) with windows to two aspects, double radiator, exposed brick chimney stack, exposed timbers and studwork, fitted wardrobes, fitted carpet.
11ft 8in x 11ft 8in (3.56m x 3.56m) with a window to rear, double radiator, access to loft space, two built-in wardrobes, Victorian cast iron fireplace, large eaves boarded loft storage, fitted carpet.
7ft 10in x 6ft (2.39m x 1.83m) with a window to front, double radiator, wealth of exposed timbers and studwork, fitted carpet.
With many exposed beams and window to side. A ball and claw fitted free standing slipper bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, wall mounted wash hand basin, flush w.c, stripped wooden flooring.
Beautifully landscaped garden, private and secluded, with a sunny south facing aspect, with sleeper retained fully stocked flower border and bench seating area with a patio area, outside tap and light with further artificial lawned garden, paved pathway leading to gate giving access to the front of the property, timber framed storage shed with power and lights, ideal for garden equipment, bikes etc.
To the front of the property is an easy to maintain cottage garden with timber side shed to remain. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with brick pathways and a gravel parking area for up to 3 cars, approached by a five bar field gate. The front boundary is white picket fence with gate and brick laid steps leading to the front door, which enjoys a thatched covered canopy with outside lighting.
East Herts District Council