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Steeple

Guide Price £499,000

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Description
A grade II listed detached cottage which is situated on a plot of approx. quarter of an acre, including a 55' x 19' two storey oak framed barn and has potential to be converted for residential or commercial use. The property offers versatile accommodation with three double bedrooms to the first floor plus a ground floor bedroom or additional reception room. There is a sitting room to the front of the property which benefits from exposed beams and fireplace incorporating log burner. To the rear of the property is a wonderful Kitchen/breakfast room overlooking the gardens and measures 25'7 x 12'11. The Kitchen features a wonderful vaulted ceilings, slate flooring and exposed brick and stud work. The accommodation concludes with a re-fitted family bathroom and separate cloakroom. Externally there is parking to the side of the property which also provides access to a five bar gate leading to additional parking and the weatherboarded barn at the rear of the plot. There is also a summerhouse with veranda and timber decking area, which is approached via a feature bridge and overlooks a large ornamental pond. The remainder of the gardens are lawned with various flowers and mature trees.

Distances
Southminster Railway Station (3.4 miles)
Maldon Town Centre (10.3 Miles)
Chelmsford City Centre (18.5 miles)

(All distances are approximate)

Accommodation

GROUND FLOOR

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (7.82m x 3.96m (25'7" x 12'11"))
Stable style door with opaque glazed insert. Country style wood units fitted to base and eye level with butchers block work surfaces and inset butler sink with mixer tap. Recess for a Range style oven with further space available for additional appliances. Slate style flooring and part tiled walls with exposed brickwork and beams. Vaulted ceilings. Three windows to the rear and double stable doors to rear garden.

Sitting Room (7.26m x 3.84m (23'9" x 12'7"))
Georgian bay with storage and sash window to front, further window to front. Feature brick fireplace with wood burning stove, decorative beams to walls and ceilings. Two built in cupboards and two staircases to first floor.

Bathroom (2.9m x 2.9m (9'6" x 9'6"))
Modernised with a white suite comprising shaped panelled bath with mixer taps and wall mounted integrated shower, vanity wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating and tiling to walls. Wall mounted heated towel rail, two built-in cupboards and opaque Georgian window to rear.

Cloakroom
Modern white suite comprising wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Tiled flooring and part tiled walls.

Master Bedroom / Drawing Room (3.84m 3.81m (12'7" 12'5"))
Feature brick fireplace. Georgian sash window to front with secondary glazing. Period style door to front, exposed floorboards and decorative beams to walls and ceilings.

FIRST FLOOR

Bedroom Two (3.89m x 3.73m (12'9" x 12'2"))
Sash window to front and period door leading to bedroom three.

Bedroom Three (3.73m x 3.35m (12'2" x 10'11"))
Sash window to front and fitted wardrobes to two walls. Door to inner landing.

Landing
Stairs to ground floor. Doors to Bedroom three and four.

Bedroom Four (3.73m x 3.35m (12'2" x 10'11"))
Sash window to front and feature window to side.

EXTERIOR
There is a paved independent driveway providing off street parking with a five bar gate leading to additional shingled driveway running adjacent to the garden and providing ideal access for any purchasers wishing to park numerous vehicles or alternatively a caravan or motor home. The garden itself measures in excess of 180ft and is well maintained and commences with a paved terraced patio area with low retaining wall and wrought iron fencing. Steps up to a lawned area. Shed with space for washing machine. Attractive 'L' shaped ornamental fish pond with bridge leading to the summerhouse and timber decked patio/barbecue area. Various trees, shrubs and further lawned areas.

OUTBUILDINGS

Summer House (4.72m 2.59m (15'5" 8'5"))
Half glazed french doors to the veranda overlooking the pond and gardens.

Oak framed weather boarded barn (14.02m x 5.89m (45'11" x 19'3"))
Two sets of hinged double doors to driveway, lighting and power connected. Spiral staircase to first floor.

Adjacent Store Room (5.89m x 3.35m (19'3" x 10'11"))
Hinged double doors to driveway

Services
Propane gas central heating, mains water and drainage

Directions
From our Latchingdon office proceed East along The Street. At the mini roundabout go straight across signposted Bradwell-on-Sea (B1021)
Follow the road through Mayland and on to the village of Steeple where the property can be found on the right.

Viewings.
Strictly by appointment only through the selling agent Paul Mason Associates on 01621 742310.

Important Notices.
We wish to inform all prospective purchasers that we have prepared these particulars including text, photographs and measurements as a general guide. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. We have not carried out a survey or tested the services, appliances and specific fittings. These particulars do not form part of a contract and must not be relied upon as statement or representation of fact.

Viewing
Please contact us on 01621 742310 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

Disclaimer
Paul Mason Associates endeavour to maintain accurate depictions of properties in Virtual Tours, Floor Plans and descriptions, however, these are intended only as a guide and purchasers must satisfy themselves by personal inspection.

Features
  • Four bedrooms
  • Sitting room
  • 25'7" x 12'11" Kitchen/breakfast room with vaulted ceilings
  • Re-fitted bathroom
  • Cloakroom
  • 55' Weather boarded barn with potential for business or residential use subject to planning
  • Summerhouse with feature pond
  • Quarter of an acre plot
  • Ample off street parking
  • Grade II listed

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