A charming 1920's built five bedroom semi-detached house with the benefit of a second floor loft conversion within Old Shenfield and providing access to all local amenities including Shenfield Railway Station, local shops and St. Mary's School. An attractive feature of this property is a 130ft Westerly rear garden.
A semi-circular brick step ascends to a pair of glazed double doors which open to the:-
Entrance Porch -
This is a very useful and practical area within this family home from which a painted wooden door with obscure glazed leaded light window with attractive feature stained glass inserts opens to:-
Entrance Hall -
This is a spacious entrance from which a painted spindle balustrade staircase with wooden handrail ascends to the first floor galleried landing. Below this a painted door opens to reveal a useful storage space beneath the staircase. Double banked radiator. Door opens to:-
Dining Room - 4.39m x 4.37m into window (14'5 x 14'4 into window)
This is a magnificent sunny reception room drawing light from a very attractive tall hardwood glazed box window to the front elevation. Coved cornice to ceiling. Radiator. A central focal point is a feature cast iron fireplace with decorative marble surround and hearth. An attractive oak flooring runs throughout this room.
Sitting Room - 5.92m x 3.66m reducing to 3.61m (19'5 x 12' reducing to 11'10)
This is a very attractive room illuminated by a large window to the rear elevation and glazed French doors which lead to the rear garden sun terrace and afford views of the well tended rear garden. Coved cornice to ceiling. An attractive feature is a gas coal effect fire with limestone surround and hearth. Two radiators one with ornamental cover. Two wall light points. Fine quality oak flooring runs throughout.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 6.63m max x 4.98m max (21'9 max x 16'4 max)
The kitchen area of this room has been comprehensively fitted with a fine quality range of units which comprise of cream painted base cupboards and drawers with contrasting marble effect roll edge work top. A wide window to the rear elevation provides a clear view of the spacious and mature Westerly garden. A door opens to pantry fitted with shelving, light and obscure glazed window to rear elevation. Space for freestanding fridge-freezer, oven cooker and dishwasher. Tiling to the floor. Painted cupboards accommodate the Potterton gas fired boiler. Inset one and a quarter bowl stainless steel single drainer sink unit with decorative tiled splashbacks fitted above. Spotlights to ceiling. The breakfast area of this room can accommodate a large kitchen table and chairs and a pair of wooden doors open to additional storage space with cupboards above. Radiator. Obscure glazed window to side elevation. A door leads from here into the garage and a pair of glazed double doors open to:-
Utility Room - 3.28m x 1.65m (10'9 x 5'5)
This is a very good companion to the kitchen/breakfast room with space and plumbing for domestic appliances with marble effect roll edge worktop fitted above. Porcelain sink set into top with mixer tap. Tiled splashbacks with cupboards below. Terracotta tiling to the floor. A pair of French doors with glazed panels to either side lead to the rear garden sun terrace. Door to:-
This room contains a close coupled WC and wash hand basin. Terracotta tiling to the floor.
First Floor Galleried Landing -
This is a very sizeable area from which a staircase ascends to the second floor level. Radiator. Painted door opens to cupboard fitted with shelving.
Bedroom One - 5.03m into window x 3.78m (16'6 into window x 12'5)
This is a very large bedroom fitted with a feature hardwood box window to the front elevation. Coved cornice to ceiling. Radiator. Wood strip flooring.
Bedroom Two - 3.66m x 3.56m (12' x 11'8)
Wide hardwood window to front elevation with radiator below. Wood strip flooring.
Bedroom Three - 3.78m x 3.30m (12'5 x 10'10)
This is a good size bedroom with feature hardwood glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Radiator. Coved cornice to ceiling. Wood strip flooring.
Bedroom Four - 3.05m max x 2.69m max (10' max x 8'10 max)
Window to front elevation with radiator below.
Bedroom Five - 2.44m x 2.34m (8' x 7'8)
This bedroom can comfortably accommodate a single bed or would otherwise serve as an excellent study with a tall feature hardwood window to the rear elevation with radiator below.
Family Bathroom -
This room contains a panel enclosed bath with wall mounted mixer tap. Semi-circular wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap. Close coupled WC. Part tiling to the walls. Wood strip flooring. Hardwood window to rear aspect with radiator below.
Shower Room -
This room contains a tiled shower enclosure. A circular wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap. Heated ladder towel rail. Radiator. Tiling to floor and to full ceiling height. A painted door opens to airing cupboard which contains hot water cylinder, slatted shelving and additional cupboard above. Hardwood window provides a central view of the rear garden.
This room contains a close coupled WC. Radiator. Obscure glazed window to side elevation. Wood strip flooring.
Second Floor Area - 7.92m x 3.45m (26' x 11'4)
This is a large area and a magnificent use of space. It could serve as a games room, music room, home cinema or large home office, if required. Light is drawn from two velux windows each to the rear elevation. Wood strip flooring. Spotlights to ceiling. Five doors open to useful eave storage space.
Rear Garden -
The rear garden is in our opinion a most attractive feature to this property. It has the benefit of being unoverlooked and is bound by 7' hedgerow creating privacy and seclusion. It has a depth of 130ft and a width of approximately 40ft and the benefit of a Westerly elevation. Running across the rear of the property is a crazy paved terrace. The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn. It is dispersed with various flowerbeds and planted with a varied assortment of mature shrubs, plants and trees. To the far end is a timber shed. Outside tap. Access to the front of the property through a wooden gate.
Front Garden -
The front garden largely consists of brick paviour driveway capable of parking two large vehicles with ease. The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn. Hedge border and a well stocked flower bed is retained by a low level brick wall. Access to garage.
The internal dimensions of this garage are 17'6 x 12'. This is a very spacious garage fitted with an up and over door. It contains power and light. Obscure glazed door leads outside. Door connecting to kitchen/breakfast room.