A generous detached family home providing extended accommodation and occupying landscaped gardens of around 0.27 of an acre situated within easy reach of the city centre.
The property offers well-proportioned family accommodation providing a flexible layout ideally suited for those with growing or extended families. The accommodation is arranged over two levels and includes 4 reception rooms in addition to a bright and spacious modern kitchen/breakfast room. To the first floor there are four bedrooms and a family bathroom with two of the bedrooms providing en suite shower facilities. The garden is south facing and has been thoughtfully designed providing a wealth of colour. There is a spacious drive accommodating parking for several vehicles and a garage.
The property has been tastefully decorated throughout and is entered from the front into a reception hall with a turning staircase rising to the first floor. There are a range of storage cupboards within the hall and a cloakroom providing a low level wc and a wash hand basin. Spanning the length of the house is a wonderful kitchen/breakfast room which is a bright room providing views and access onto the garden. The kitchen is dual aspect and has been fitted with a modern range of light coloured eye and base level storage units with work surfaces and space for appliances. To the centre of the house is a sitting room with light wood effect flooring opening to bright and spacious dining room. The dining room offers glazed double doors to the rear elevation along with leaded windows, orientated to capture the views of the garden. To the side of the dining room is a part vaulted garden room offering further external access along with bi-fold doors opening to the living room. The design of the reception space allows for each of the rooms to be opened making it an ideal area for entertaining with many of the rooms benefiting from a wealth of natural light. The living room is a comfortable reception room with a gas fire set within a marble surround. To the first floor there is an attractive landing providing an airing cupboard with pressurised water cylinder and loft access. There are 4 bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom is a spacious dual aspect room with a modern en suite shower room. The second bedroom also provides en suite facilities. The family bathroom offers a modern white suite comprising panel bath, low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin
The outside The property occupies an 'L' shaped, south facing, garden providing beautifully maintained lawn and flower and shrub borders. There is an extensive patio which extends from the rear of the house and a feature pond. To the rear corner of the garden is a private kitchen garden. This wonderful garden features in the NGS open garden season due to its wide selection of flower and shrubs. The property is set back from the road over a spacious shingle drive accommodating parking for several vehicles which continues to the side of the house leading to a detached garage of pitched roof design. The garden totals 0.27 of an acre.
Where? The property enjoys a prominent position a short distance from the city centre and adjacent to Lionmede recreational ground. The area provides both primary and secondary schooling along with two excellent Grammar Schools. In the private sector New Hall School and Felsted are also within reasonable proximity. Chelmsford city centre offers an extensive range of shopping and leisure facilities along with a wide variety of cafes and restaurants. For the commuter, Chelmsford's mainline station is approximately 0.5 of a mile in distance offering a frequent service to London Liverpool St. (approximate journey time 35 minutes).
Important information Council Tax Band - E
Services - We understand that mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.
Tenure - Freehold
EPC rating - F