Danbury, Chelmsford

£399,000

  • bedrooms2
  • bathrooms1
  • receptions2

Situated only a minutes' walking distance from the centre of Danbury village, a listed Grade II detached cottage offering delightful accommodation with a secluded rear garden. The cottage has been decorated and maintained to a high standard by the present owners to provide very comfortable accommodation in the centre of the village with bus facilities to both Maldon and Chelmsford.

The Accommodation Comprises -

From a canopied entrance porch with two wooden supporting pillars and a pitch and tiled roof with outside light, a wooden entrance door opens to the reception hall.

Reception Hall -

With double banked radiator, exposed studwork to the ceiling and one corner of the reception hall. Wall light point, secondary double glazed small pane window to the rear elevation.

Ground Floor Cloakroom -

With a white low level flushing WC and white pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, radiator, small pane window to the front elevation.

Sitting Room - 6.10m x 3.76m (20'0 x 12'4 )

A charming room with two small pane secondary double glazed square bay windows to the front elevation. Small pane secondary double glazed wooden door to the front elevation. A feature of the room is the red brick fireplace with a recessed coal effect gas fire, brick hearth and polished wooden display mantle above. To one end of the room is exposed studwork to the wall with a built-in corner cupboard providing storage and shelving. Two double banked radiators, three wall light points, TV point. Adjacent to the fireplace is a range of display shelving with open studwork across the room. This delightful room is on two levels and provides a very comfortable and bright living room.

Dining Room - 5.89m x 2.34m (19'4 x 7'8 )

A charming room with an arched red brick fireplace with brick hearth and wooden display mantle above, log burner. Small pane glazed window to both the side and rear elevations and a further small pane window to the side elevation with double banked radiator beneath. Two wall light points, further double banked radiator. Thermostat controls for central heating.

Fitted Kitchen - (11'11 X 10'6 )

Fitted with an excellent range of granite worktops with cream finished drawers and cupboards beneath and incorporating a white enamelled sink unit with brass finished mixer tap. Beneath the work surfaces are numerous drawers and cupboards incorporating an integrated Whirlpool dishwasher, cupboard housing the Baumatic washing machine, integrated Whirlpool fridge with a retractable corner cupboard to one side. To the other end of the work surface there is an upright broom cupboard. Cupboard housing the Potterton Prima gas-fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating.
To the opposite wall is a Belling DB92 cooker range with two ovens, plate store beneath and five ring gas hob. To either side of the cooker range is a granite worktop with drawer and cupboard beneath and eye-level wall cupboard above. Above the cooker range is a concealed extractor hood with light. This charming room has delightful views over the rear gardens on two sides with a small pane window to both the side and rear elevations with two sets of corner eye-level wall cupboards, one with corner display shelving. Eight recessed downlighters, double banked radiator, tiled floor, central heating programmer controls. Wooden door to exterior.

Landing -

With a carpeted staircase leading up from the hall, this delightful landing has a small pane window to the side elevation with a fitted unit beneath with four storage drawers and an upright wardrobe cupboard with hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom One - (12'6 X 9'3 )

A charming room with a small pane window overlooking the rear garden and a small pane window to the side elevation, again providing views over the garden. Double banked radiator, telephone point. Built-in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Two - 3.15m x 2.82m (10'4 x 9'3 )

With a small pane window to both the front and side elevations providing views over the gardens. Double banked radiator. Built-in airing cupboard with insulated hot water tank and immersion heater. Double built-in oak finished wardrobe cupboard with shelf.

Family Bathroom -

With a white bath with wall-mounted Opal 3 shower control and shower head, glass shower screen. White low level flushing WC and white pedestal wash hand basin. Small pane window to the side elevation, wall-mounted white ladder towel radiator. To one corner of the bathroom is a very useful recessed display shelf. Fully tiled in white to the bath and shower area with extractor fan and two recessed downlighters. White tiled surround to the wash hand basin and WC area.

Garage - 5.33m x 2.62m (17'6 x 8'7 )

With an aluminium up-and-over door, power and light installed, window to the rear elevation. Circuit breaker board, wooden door to side elevation.
Between the house and garage a tiled canopy provides a covered walkway between the house and garage with raised brick-edged shrub beds to either side.

Front Garden -

An imprinted driveway with parking space for a vehicle leads to the front of the garage from which a white painted picket gate with matching fencing to either side leads through to the gravelled pathway which then continues up to the front door and covered walkway and also through to the gravelled area which leads to the rear garden. The front garden is principally laid to an area of lawn, screened by established hedging to the front boundary and surrounded by colourful flower and shrub beds. This provides a very attractive setting for the cottage.

Rear Garden - 19.20m x 11.89m (63'0 x 39'0 )

From the covered walkway gravelled pathways lead up to the gardens and continue around the cottage provding a gravelled area to the rear of the kitchen and leading round to the side of the property with outside lighting. Outside cold water tap. From the gravelled pathways two sets of steps lead up to the lawned area. The garden is principally laid to shaped lawns surrounded by colourful flower and shrub beds and screened by 6ft fencing to the right hand boundary. Holly hedge to the rear boundary. A paved pathway leads along the side of the lawn to a paved, raised terrace area overlooking the lawn providing aThis area is screened by 6ft fencing and a brick wall with inset fence panels. A concrete pathway leads along the rear of the shrub beds, adjacent to the Holly hedge. Wooden garden shed.
From the gravelled pathway two further steps lead up to a further terraced area at the rear of the garage providing a very useful storage area or further seating area with views over the rear garden. Wooden Garden Shed

Agents Note -

Unless fixtures and fittings are specifically included in the details, they are not included in the purchase price.
All occupants of properties purchased after 1st April 2003 and located within Essex within the area supplied by Essex and Suffolk Water, will pay water and sewerage charges based on metered volumes. Where necessary the Water Supplier will undertake the installation of a meter at their cost.

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