*Initial offers are invited in the region of £1,250,000 to £1,300,000*
An excellent, bright and very spacious family house situated in the popular Old Shenfield area at the end of a very quiet cul-de-sac with lovely gardens to the rear. The property is a reasonably short walk from popular schools in the area and the mainline railway station in Shenfield is also a short walk away. The south westerly rear garden and open plan kitchen/family room are attractive features.
From beneath a sheltered entrance a step rises to a bespoke front door with glazed inserts and panels to either side. This opens to:-
Entrance Hall -
A bright and spacious entrance into this appealing family home. A painted spindle balustrade staircase rises to the first floor landing and below this is a useful storage cupboard fitted with shelving. Attractive Amtico flooring runs throughout. Dado rail. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator with ornamental cover. Doors open to:-
A tastefully appointed cloakroom fitted with a Villeroy & Boch close coupled WC and Villeroy & Boch wall mounted wash hand basin. Tiling to floor and part tiling to walls. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling. Heated towel rail.
Children's Playroom - 3.96m x 3.05m (13' x 10')
A versatile room currently used as a children's playroom though will also provide an excellent dining room, games room or additional sitting room, if required. This room is dual elevation and has UPVC double glazed windows to the front and side elevations. Continuation of Amtico flooring. Cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator. This room opens to the:-
Home Office - 3.96m x 2.74m (13' x 9')
An excellent home office with a UPVC double glazed window to the front elevation. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling. Amtico flooring. Radiator. A door opens to the utility room.
Drawing Room - 6.10m x 5.28m (20' x 17'4)
A well proportioned reception room drawing maximum light from a set of double glazed bi-folding doors that open to the South Westerly rear garden terrace and a tall double glazed window to the side. The central focal point of this room is a feature gas coal effect fire with limestone surround and hearth. Feature Amtico flooring throughout. Two radiators with ornamental covers. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling.
Kitchen/Breakfast/Family Room - 7.77m max x 7.32m max (25'6 max x 24' max)
A beautifully appointed room and very much the hub of this appealing family home. This comprises of three areas; the kitchen/breakfast area, dining area and informal seating area. The kitchen/breakfast room has been comprehensively appointed with an attractive range of cream coloured units that comprise base cupboards, drawers, and matching wall cabinets along two walls. To the centre is an island unit with contrasting granite top with overhang to provide a breakfast bar capable of seating four persons. Inset ceramic one and a quarter bowl Villeroy & Boch sink unit with mixer tap and ribbed granite drainer. Space for American style fridge-freezer and Range cooker with stainless steel and glass Rangemaster extractor hood fitted above. Integrated appliances to remain include a Smeg microwave oven and steam oven fitted below. Integrated dishwasher to remain. The area draws maximum light from a set of double glazed bi-folding doors that open to the terrace, a tall window that couples as an additional door to the garden and two large skylight windows. Tiling to floor. Underfloor heating. Tall contemporary style radiator. Door opens to a practical deep storage cupboard fitted with shelving and light. Continuation of tiling to floor. Spotlights to ceiling. Door to:-
Walk-in Pantry - 2.51m x 1.83m (8'3 x 6')
Although this room would serve as an excellent and very large pantry, it is worth noting that it has been fitted with an attractive range of light gloss cupboards along two walls with contrasting granite worktop and wall mounted units over. Continuation of tiling to floor. Spotlights to ceiling. Extractor fan. Door to garage.
Utility Room - 2.57m x 1.88m (8'5 x 6'2)
An excellent companion to the kitchen/breakfast room. The utility has been fitted with a range of matching country cream units that comprise base cupboards, drawers and matching wall cabinets. A marble effect roll edge worktop incorporates a stainless steel single drainer sink unit with mixer tap and tiled splashbacks above with decorative border. Space and plumbing for domestic appliances. Radiator. Amtico flooring. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling. A tall cupboard provides additional storage space and has been fitted with shelving. UPVC obscure double glazed door leads outside.
First Floor Landing -
This is a very broad landing with a width of 29'. It is kept nice and bright by UPVC double glazed windows to the front and side elevations. Dado rail. Spotlights and cove cornice to the ceiling. Radiator with ornamental cover. The landing provides magnificent storage facility and has three built in cupboards fitted with double doors that open to reveal extensive storage space. One of the double cupboards incorporates an airing cupboard that accommodates the insulated hot water cylinder with slatted shelving above and the Vaillant gas fired boiler. Access to loft storage space.
Bedroom One - 5.49m x 4.11m (18' x 13'6)
A splendid master bedroom suite fitted with two UPVC double glazed windows that overlook the rear garden. Cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator with ornamental cover. Built-in floor to ceiling wardrobes fitted with sliding doors contain a hanging rail and shelving. Door to:-
En-Suite Shower Room -
Fitted with a wide tiled shower enclosure. Close coupled WC. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboards below. Tiling to floor and to full ceiling height with decorative border. Spotlights to ceiling. UPVC obscure double glazed window to side elevation. Heated towel rail.
Bedroom Two - 5.89m reducing to 4.42m x 3.20m (19'4 reducing to 14'6 x 10'6)
An excellent second bedroom suite situated at the front of the property and illuminated by two UPVC double glazed windows overlooking the front garden and turning beyond. Cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator with ornamental cover. Door to:-
En-Suite Shower Room -
Contains a tiled shower enclosure. Close coupled WC and pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap. Tiling to floor and to full ceiling height with decorative border. Heated towel rail. Spotlights to ceiling. UPVC obscure double glazed window fitted to side elevation.
Bedroom Three - 5.59m x 3.18m (18'4 x 10'5)
A spacious bedroom fitted with two UPVC double glazed windows to the rear elevation. Cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator.
Bedroom Four - 4.67m x 2.87m (15'4 x 9'5)
It is worth noting that all the bedrooms within this property are large double bedrooms. Two UPVC double glazed windows face the front elevation. Cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator.
Family Bathroom -
Tiled enclosed bath with wall mounted shower attachment and controls. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap with cupboards below. Close coupled WC. Tiling to floor and to full ceiling height. Shaver point. Heated towel rail. Spotlights to ceiling. UPVC obscure double glazed window to side elevation.
Rear Garden -
The garden has dimensions of 55' x 49'8 reducing to 40'. The garden has a South Westerly elevation so is in sunshine throughout virtually the entire day. Running across the rear of the property is a paved terrace of an ideal size for garden parties. This is retained by a low level brick wall from which a step ascends to a well tended lawn bordered by a mature array of shrubs, plants and trees that provide an attractive garden setting. The garden has been fitted with an irrigation system and external lighting. There is access to the front of the property via either side through wooden gates.
Front Garden -
Consists of a spacious driveway providing off-street parking for four/five vehicles with ease. The remainder of the garden had been laid to lawn.
Originally a double garage. Part of the original garage has been incorporated to provide a pantry leading off the kitchen/family room. This garage is quite capable of storing one large vehicle with a spacious storage area adjacent. Fitted with electronically operated remote control up and over doors. Power and light. It contains the controls for the irrigation system and smart hoover vacuum system that can be operated throughout the property. Meters and fuse box. Door leads outside.