A superb spacious family house appointed throughout to the very highest of standards in beautifully tended grounds. This fine property is located in a convenient position within this private estate, only a short distance from Shenfield mainline railway, shopping Broadway and good local schools. A 45' wide open plan kitchen/family room and beautifully tended gardens will appeal to families.
Beneath a sheltered entrance a solid oak front door with obscure glazed leaded light inserts with panels to either side opens to:-
Reception Hall -
A most attractive entrance into this appealing family home. An ornate American light oak carved turned staircase rises to the first floor galleried landing and below this is practical storage. Matching oak skirtings and achitraves run throughout. Two radiators each with ornamental covers. Spotlights and coved cornice to ceiling. Doors open to:-
Ground Floor Cloakroom -
A tastefully appointed cloakroom fitted with a suite that comprises a back to wall Grohe WC and Laufen wash hand basin with mixer tap. Tiling to floor and to full ceiling height. Heated towel rail. Spotlights to ceiling. Extractor fan.
Study - 2.34m x 1.83m (7'8 x 6')
Conveniently situated at the front of the property, illuminated by a double glazed leaded light oriel style window to the front elevation and below this is a fitted desk that provides a useful space for those that work from home. Adjacent is a fitted cupboard and a pair of double doors that open to practical storage space. Spotlights and coved cornice to ceiling. Radiator.
Family Room - 4.09m x 3.66m reducing to 3.05m (13'5 x 12' reducing to 10')
A delightful bright and spacious room drawing maximum light from a wide double glazed leaded light window overlooking the well screened front garden to the front. Radiator with ornamental cover. A suspended ceiling with light insets makes an attractive feature. This room is currently used as an alternative sitting room though could very well serve as a formal dining room or children's playroom, if required.
Drawing Room - 7.32m x 4.42m (24' x 14'6)
A magnificent reception room fitted with a wide double glazed leaded light bow window to the front elevation. Spotlights and ornate coved cornice to ceiling with decorative ceiling rose. Integrated audio system. A central focal point is a feature limestone fireplace and hearth. Radiator with ornamental cover. Glazed doors with panels to side open to the:-
Kitchen/Dining/Family Room - 13.72m max x 6.10m max (45' max x 20' max)
A magnificent open plan kitchen/breakfast/family room and very much the hub of this large family home. The kitchen has been comprehensively fitted with a fine quality range of units that comprise base cupboards and drawers along two walls. Integrated appliances to remain include a Miele combination microwave oven with a Miele steam oven below. Refrigerator. The Aga makes a delightful feature to the room and will appeal to the cook. Fisher & Paykel double dishwasher and Miele two ring ceramic hob which is used when the Aga is switched off. A long contrasting quartz worktop incorporates a Kaple one and a quarter bowl sink unit with Pronteau mixer tap and and hot water tap. To the centre of this room is large island unit with a continuation of the light quartz top with contrasting circular wood block breakfast bar capable of seating two people below. Wine cooler below and additional storage adjacent. Double doors open to a magnificent pantry fitted with shelving and drawers below. Ceramic light wood effect flooring with underfloor heating. Two tall contemporary style radiators and additional matching radiator in the family area. Two sets of double glazed bi-folding doors open to the rear garden terrace with tall window to side that further connects the kitchen to the beautiful garden. Two wide double glazed windows also provide attractive views to the rear. Ornate coved cornice to ceiling. Spotlights. Integrated audio system. The seating area of this room has been fitted with a large skylight window drawing maximum light into this space. Door to:-
Utility Room - 2.64m x 1.83m (8'8 x 6')
The utility room has been fitted with a continuation of the units from the kitchen/family room that include a tall cupboard and accommodates a freezer unit with cupboard above and wall mounted cabinets adjacent. A quartz worktop incorporates a Kaple stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap with cupboard below and space and plumbing for domestic appliances. Spotlights and ornate coved cornice to ceiling. Double glazed window to side elevation. Continuation of light ceramic wood effect flooring. Radiator.
First Floor Galleried Landing -
This spacious American light oak galleried landing is illuminated by a double glazed leaded light window overlooking the front garden and Ridgeway beyond, in addition to two light tubes. Spotlights and coved cornice to ceiling. Wall mounted video security entry system. Radiator with ornamental cover. Access to loft storage. Continuation of oak panelling around the stairwell. Door to linen cupboard fitted with slatted shelving. Doors open to:-
Master Bedroom - 5.36m max x 5.26m max (17'7 max x 17'3 max)
A double glazed window overlooks the rear garden with radiator below. Coved cornice, spotlights and integrated speakers to ceiling. The dressing area of this room has been fitted with a range of floor to ceiling wardrobes fitted with hanging rail, shelving and automatic lighting. Additional wardrobe cupboards are built in to either side of dormer window. Door to:-
En-Suite Shower Room -
The en-suite contains a walk-in wet room style shower with wall mounted controls and hand-held shower attachment. Extractor fan and spotlights. Tiling to floor and to full ceiling height with underfloor heating. Wide twin Villeroy & Boch contemporary style vanity wash basin with cupboards below. A recess accommodates the back to wall Villeroy & Boch WC with concealed cistern. Two shaver points. Integrated audio system. Heated towel rail. Obscure double glazed leaded light window to the front elevation.
Bedroom Two - 4.88m x 3.56m (16' x 11'8)
A large bedroom also situated at the rear of the property with a wide double glazed window to the rear elevation. Radiator. Coved cornice and spotlights to ceiling. Two ranges of built-in wardrobes are fitted with automatic lights provide excellent hanging and shelving space.
Bedroom Three - 3.96m x 3.96m (13' x 13')
A well proportioned double bedroom situated at the front of the property with double glazed leaded light window to the front. Radiator. Coved cornice to ceiling.
Bedroom Four - 3.53m x 3.05m (11'7 x 10')
A very good double bedroom fitted with a double glazed leaded light window overlooking the front garden with radiator below. Spotlights and coved cornice to ceiling. Built-in wardrobes provide ample hanging and shelving space.
Family Bathroom -
A luxuriously appointed bathroom containing a suite that comprises a Victoria & Albert oval freestanding bath with feature mixer tap and hand-held shower attachment. A wide vanity wash hand basin with mixer and cupboards below. Laufen close coupled WC. Tiled shower enclosure with wall mounted controls. A maximum ceiling height of 11'6 adds to an impression of space throughout this bathroom. Tiling to the walls and feature tiling to the floor with underfloor heating system. Spotlights to the ceiling. Integrated audio system. Two velux double glazed windows to the rear illuminate this bathroom.
Rear Garden -
The rear garden is a particularly attractive feature to this property. It has a depth 88' and a width of 56' In fact, the entire plot measures 0.243 acre. Running across the rear of the property is a feature paved terrace retained by a low level wall planted with various assortment of plants and shrubs and enhanced by architectural lighting. Steps descend to an extensive lawn area bordered by a mature array of shrubs, plants and trees many of which are Spring flowering that provide great colour and interest throughout. A pathway leads to a gazebo that offers a sheltered seating area that has been fitted with lighting and heating so can be used all year round. Irrigation system. A timber shed to remain. Outside lighting, power and tap. Paths to either side of the property lead to the front garden through wooden gates.
Front Garden -
This is an extensive front garden laid to brick paviour that can provide off-street parking for a good many vehicles with ease. The house is very well screened from the Ridgeway by tall hedgerow. The front garden like the rear garden has been meticulously designed with well stocked flowerbeds. A pair of oak doors with leaded light glazed inserts open to the garage/store.
The garage/store has internal dimensions of 17'9 x 7'9. This has been fitted with power and light and contains the meters and fuse box and in addition two wall mounted gas fired boilers and two hot water cylinders.