Priests Lane, Old Shenfield, Brentwood

Offers in excess of £1,100,000

  • bedrooms5
  • bathrooms2

An exceedingly attractive five bedroom semi-detached Edwardian house which has been enlarged and appointed to the very highest of standards. The spacious south westerly plot, open plan kitchen/breakfast room and newly constructed outbuilding/games room will appeal to families. This particular style of property is always popular and this splendid example is situated within easy reach of the Broadway, mainline railway station and good local schools. Plans have been approved by the Brentwood Borough Council to enlarge this period property to provide an additional 430 square foot of ground floor accommodation, that will incorporate a magnificent open plan kitchen/living area to the rear, play room and utility room, if desired. (Ref. No: 20/00964/HHA)

-

From beneath a sheltered entrance a quarry tiled step rises to a period style wood panelled door with obscure glazed inserts. This opens to:-

ENTRANCE HALL -

A painted white spindled balustrade staircase rises to the first floor level and below this is a most useful storage cupboard. A natural stone floor runs throughout. Period style radiator. 9' tall ceilings very much add to an impression of space throughout. Feature architraving. Doors open to:-

GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM -

Contains a close coupled WC and Burlington wall mounted wash hand basin. Continuation of natural stone to floor. Tall hardwood obscure double glazed sash window to the side elevation.

SITTING ROOM - 7.77m x 3.53m to 2.92m (25'5 x 11'6 to 9'6 )

A magnificent bright and spacious reception room drawing maximum light from a feature hardwood double glazed bay window to the front elevation. Period style radiator below. A pair of hardwood double glazed French doors lead to the rear garden terrace with additional period style radiator fitted to the side. A central focal point of this room is a feature limestone fireplace incorporating a Chesney's log burning fire upon a contrasting black slate hearth.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM - 6.35m x 3.40m (20'10 x 11'2)

A beautifully appointed kitchen/breakfast room comprehensively fitted with a fine high quality range of solid oak units that comprise base cupboards and drawers along two walls. A long contrasting black granite worktop incorporates a porcelain butler style sink unit with mixer tap and ribbed granite drainer and granite upstand. An aga makes a delightful feature. Bosch dishwasher to remain. Space for free standing fridge/freezer. Continuation of natural stone floor from entrance hall. Spotlights to ceiling. Hardwood double glazed windows face the rear elevation and a pair of double glazed french doors lead outside. In addition, a hardwood double glazed stable style door provides access to the rear garden. Period style radiator.

BEDROOM ONE - 5.49m x 4.17m to 3.05m (18'0 x 13'8 to 10'0 )

A large well proportioned bedroom fitted with a hardwood double glazed sash window that provides elevated views of the south westerly rear garden and surrounding gardens in Worrin Road beyond. Skylight window to the front elevation. Doors to eaves storage. Period style radiator. Spotlights to ceiling.

BEDROOM TWO - 4.42m x 4.17m (14'6 x 13'8)

A delightful double glazed bay window with hardwood double glazed sash window to side draws the morning easterly light. To either side of the chimney breast are floor to ceiling built in wardrobes with cupboards fitted above. Period style radiators are fitted beneath each window.

BEDROOM THREE - 3.51m x 2.92m (11'6 x 9'7)

A spacious bedroom with a large hardwood double glazed sash window fitted to the rear elevation with period style radiator fitted below.

BEDROOM FOUR - 2.95m x 2.87m (9'8 x 9'5)

A most pleasant bedroom situated at the rear of the property with a hardwood double glazed sash window overlooking the garden below. Period style radiator. Spotlights to ceiling.

BEDROOM FIVE - 3.23m x 3.00m (10'7 x 9'10)

Presently used as a home office, this room is fitted with a double glazed sash window to the rear elevation with period style radiator below. A wide floor to ceiling built in cupboard provides useful storage.

SHOWER ROOM -

A tastefully appointed shower room fitted with a wide tiled shower with wall mounted controls and Burlington hand held shower attachment. Close coupled WC and Burlington wall mounted wash hand basin. White brick effect tiling to full ceiling height with contrasting decorative tiling to the floor. Heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Spotlights to ceiling. Hardwood obscure double glazed window fitted to the side elevation.

FAMILY BATHROOM -

A luxuriously appointed bathroom fitted with a free standing roll top bath with claw feet and Victorian style mixer tap with hand held shower attachment. Tiled shower enclosure. Burlington wash hand basin. Close coupled WC with contrasting seat. White brick effect tiling to full ceiling height and contrasting decorative tiling to the floor. Spotlights to ceiling. Hardwood double glazed sash window fitted to the side elevation.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING -

A painted spindle balustraded staircase rises to the second floor level and a large skylight window above the second floor stairwell illuminates this area. Doors open to:-

SECOND FLOOR LANDING -

As previously mentioned, this area draws light from a large skylight window. Two wall light points. Spotlights to ceiling. Doors open to:-

REAR GARDEN -

The spacious rear garden is a particularly attractive feature. The garden has a maximum depth of 111', which reduces to 83' and the plot is broad, measuring 49' in width at the widest point. As previously mentioned, the rear 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 and summer barbecues. The remainder of the garden has been laid to lawn with flowerbed borders which have been planted with a varied and interesting assortment of mature shrubs and plants. Access from the terrace to the garage through double glazed French doors. Outside light and tap. To the rear of the garden is a recently constructed outbuilding.

GARDEN OUTBUILDING - 5.89m x 5.89m (19'4 x 19'4)

This very spacious building is newly constructed and currently provides a magnificent games room. The space is versatile and would also provide a superb home gym or indeed work space for those that work from home. Two double glazed sash windows are fitted to each side elevation and a set of aluminium bi folding double glazed doors open to the rear garden lawn. Power and light installed. Tasteful Amtico flooring runs throughout. Wi-fi connection.

FRONT GARDEN -

The front garden comprises a period style cobbled driveway quite capable of providing off street parking for several vehicles with ease. The front garden is retained from Priests Lane by a galvanised wrought iron powder coated railing. The remainder of the garden has been laid to lawn and planted with a feature magnolia tree. Access to garage.

GARAGE - 7.32m x 2.49m (24' x 8'2)

The garage is accessed from the driveway through painted timber doors. Light is drawn into the garage through two skylight windows. Spotlights to ceiling. Tiling to floor. The far end of the garage currently serves as a utility area and has been fitted with space and plumbing for domestic appliances with marble effect roll edge worktop fitted above. As previously mentioned, a pair of double glazed French doors with a window to the side opens to the south westerly rear garden terrace.

-

Share this property: