- Five Bedroom Character Home
- Plot Extending to 0.5 Acres (sts)
- Numerous Reception Rooms
- Kitchen Dining Room
- Cloakroom Suite
- Character Features Throughout
- Former Bakehouse in Garden
- Two En-Suites
- Family Bathroom
Standing on mature and well-maintained plot of circa 0.5 acres is this five bedroom, grade II listed cottage which dates back to the late 1700s.
Formally two cottages it has had many changes over the years, not least a large rear extension by the current owners which provides a large kitchen dining room and utility with first floor bedroom.
The property has been much improved and boasts an array of desirable features including wood panelling, open fireplaces and exposed beams.
It should be noted that there is lapsed planning consent for a double garage with log store and first floor storage to be situated along the Eastern boundary.Reception Hall/Study
14' 3" x 10' 6" (4.34m x 3.20m) Glazed door to front, window to rear. Wood panelled walls with built in cupboards and shelving, exposed floorboards, stairs to first floor. Radiator housed in cabinet.TV Room/Snug
14' 2" x 9' (4.32m x 2.74m) Window to front and side. Fitted cabinets with shelves, feature fireplace. Radiator.Dining Room
14' x 8' 4" (4.27m x 2.54m) Window to front. Built in cupboard, panelled walls, fireplace fitted with wood burner, exposed floorboards. Radiator.Sitting Room
22' 7" > 19' 8" x 14' 3" (6.88m >5.99m x 4.34m) Two windows to front and French doors leading to rear garden. Fireplace with fitted wood burner, built in cupboard. Two radiators housed in cabinets.Kitchen/Breakfast Room
16' 6" x 15' 5" (5.03m x 4.70m) Two windows to side and door leading to utility room, additional door leading to lobby. A range of wall and base units with solid wood fronts, granite work surface, tiled splashbacks and butler sink. Appliances include: Range master oven, space for dishwasher, integrated fridge and freezer, space for additional fridge freezer. Radiator housed in cabinet. Stairs leading to bedroom one.Utility Room
9' 6" x 5' 1" (2.90m x 1.55m) Window to side, door through to the courtyard. Tiled floor, free standing oil fired boiler with hot water cylinder, panelled walls, spaces for washing machine and tumble dryer. Radiator.Ground Floor Bedroom Five
9' 8" x 9' 2" (2.95m x 2.79m) Windows to front and side. Access through to en-suite. Radiator.En-Suite
9' 3" x 4' 1" (2.82m x 1.24m) Double shower cubicle, WC, free standing unit with marble top, basin and mixer taps, panelled walls. Radiator.Lobby
4' 11" x 3' 10" (1.50m x 1.17m) Door to courtyard. Wood panelled walls, tiled floor.WC
4' 11" x 4' 11" (1.50m x 1.50m) Window to side. WC, basin, panelled walls, tiled floor. Radiator housed in cabinet.Landing
Two dormer windows to front.Bedroom One
15' 8" x 11' 6" (4.78m x 3.51m) Maximum. Dual aspect dormer windows to sides. Fitted wardrobes. Radiator housed in cabinet. Access through to en-suite.En-Suite
8' 9" x 4' 8" (2.67m x 1.42m) Maximum. Tiled floor with marble tiled shower cubicle, WC, free standing unit with marble top, basin and mixer taps. Radiator.Bedroom Two
10' 7" x 9' 4" (3.23m x 2.84m) Window to rear. Feature fireplace, built in wardrobe. Radiator housed in cabinet.Bedroom Three
10' 8" x 7' 9" (3.25m x 2.36m) Window to rear. Radiator housed in cabinet.Walk in Wardrobe
5' 1" x 4' 1" (1.55m x 1.24m) Plumbing for en-suite.Bedroom Four
11' x 9' (3.35m x 2.74m) Window to rear. Feature fireplace. Radiator housed in cabinet.Family Bathroom
10' x 7' 9" (3.05m x 2.36m) Window to rear. Bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, WC, basin with marble top, built in cupboards and shelves, tiled floor. Radiator towel rail.Front Garden
The front of the property there is a horse shoe drive way with field gates and a shingled parking area, lawn area to the side and access to the rear garden.Rear Garden
Numerous distinct areas which include east and westerly facing courtyards, two lawn areas backing onto open fields both with mature hedgerows, well stocked flower beds, shrubs and mature trees. There is a brick built koi pond and filter, potting area, storage shed with concrete base and former brick built bake house.Bake House
13' 5" x 15' 10" (4.09m x 4.83m) Power and lighting connected, concrete floor, former bread oven.
Coggeshall is a quaint and highly regarded market town, renowned for its listed buildings and dates back to at least Saxon times. It retains a real community spirit with activities and social groups attractive to all ages.
There are regular events held by the community and the Parish Council which attract visitors from afar. There are also a variety of shops, pubs, a post office, an independent cinema held at the village hall and highly regarded restaurants.
There is comprehensive schooling including the desired Honywood Secondary School and St Peter’s Primary School. Also available is the Montessori nursery Absolute Angels leading onto Soaring High Primary School.
The small town holds a market every Thursday which has been a regular event since 1256. Kelvedon mainline station is within 3 miles and the Coggeshall community bus makes regular trips in mornings and evenings which many commuters find an essential service. The nearby A12 and A120 provide access to other parts of the region notably Colchester, Chelmsford, Braintree and Stansted Airport.
Braintree District Council