Galleywood

£650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
An impressive detached character property understood to have origins dating back to the 16th Century. It has adaptable accommodation having four good size reception rooms and is located on an excellent plot of approximately 0.3 of an acre with delightful gardens and approximately 100ft front garden with circular driveway and double width garage. It is conveniently situated in Galleywood on the South side of Chelmsford and is in the Priority Admission (catchment areas) for the Beehive Lane Primary School, Galleywood Infant School and Great Baddow High School. Only by an internal viewing can this property be fully appreciated!

Front entrance door to

ENTRANCE HALL

A good size square entrance hall with radiator, stairs to first floor with useful recess under, exposed beams and posts, window to front, doors to

CLOAKROOM

Low level w.c, wash hand basin, tiled flooring, fully tiled walls, electric wall mounted heater, exposed beam, window.

LOUNGE 5.50m (18' 1') x 5.07m (16' 8')

An excellent size reception room with radiator, chimney recess with wood burning stove, tiled hearth and wooden bressumer, exposed beams and post, a triple aspect room with windows to front, side and rear, wall light points, door to

BREAKFAST / GARDEN ROOM 3.98m (13' 1') x 2.99m (9' 10')

+ LARGE DOOR RECESS. Radiator, dual aspect room with window to side and patio doors to rear overlooking and leading to the garden, door to

KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM 3.56m (11'8') x 3.56m (11'8')

+ DOOR RECESS. Well fitted with a range of units comprising one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit, working surfaces with drawers and cupboards under, hob unit with cooker hood above, eye level oven, tiled flooring, tiling over worktops, eye level cupboards with under lighting, built in larder cupboard, window to rear, door to hallway, door to

INNER LOBBY

Tiled flooring, floor standing Potterton gas fired boiler, built in storage cupboard, door to garden, door to

UTILITY ROOM 2.89m (9' 6') x 1.91m (6' 3')

Single drainer sink unit, worktop with space for washing machine and freezer etc, window to rear, built in storage cupboard.

DINING ROOM 5.39m (17' 8') x 3.61m (11' 10')

Another really good size reception room with radiator, window to front, door to utility area, door to

STUDY / PLAYROOM 4.54m (14' 11') x 3.34m (10' 11')

Another good size reception room with radiator, dual aspect room with windows to front and rear. It has a number of different uses even possibly as a further ground floor bedroom.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING

A split level landing with exposed beams, built in airing cupboard, further built in storage cupboard, doors to

BEDROOM ONE 4.37m (14'4') x 3.81m (12'6')

CLEAR FLOOR SPACE + RECESS. Radiator, built in wardrobe cupboards, a triple aspect room with windows to front, side and rear.

BEDROOM TWO 3.99m (13'1') x 3.51m (11'6')

Radiator, built in cupboard, window to front.

BEDROOM THREE 3.40m (11'2') x 3.23m (10'7')

Radiator, exposed beams, window to front, door to shower room.

SHOWER ROOM

Low level w.c, vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap, shower cubicle with Aqualisa shower unit, towel warmer, part tiled walls, window, this room is accessed from the landing but also has a door to bedroom three

BATHROOM

Panel enclosed bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, low level w.c with concealed cistern, vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap, towel warmer, part tiled walls, window.

DOUBLE GARAGE

To the front of the property is a pre-cast double width garage with twin up and over doors to front.

GARDENS

Undoubtedly a feature of this property are its delightful established gardens both to the front and rear. At the front the property is barely visible from the road and is approached by a circular driveway with areas of lawn, well stocked borders with shrubs, plants and trees etc, central 'island' bed again with numerous shrubs, plants and trees etc. There is access both sides of the property to the rear garden which again is well stocked and established having numerous trees, shrubs and plants. The overall plot is irregular in shape but is approximately 0.3 of an acre. The front garden has an approximate depth of 100ft and width of approximately 65ft, and the rear garden has an approximate depth of 40ft and width of approximately 110ft. All measurements are as a guide and subject to land survey.

NOTE

As this property is understood to have origins dating back to the 16th Century, we understand that some structural works have been carried out - full details of which are available from the sellers. In brief we gather that in 2006 a tree was removed to the right hand side of the house, and that repairs were carried out with some redecoration. In 2013 there were some further repairs carried out to some cracking, and in 2014 further more structural works were carried out in terms of rebuilding of a section of wall as previous works were insufficient, and that the rebuilding of the wall was a more long term solution. It is understood that all of the works were carried out by Bakers of Danbury. Obviously, any incoming buyer will make their own investigations to make sure they are happy to proceed with a purchase.

Also we understand that at least one of the trees has a Tree Preservation Order on it.

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Adrians Estate Agents

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