Wood Street, Chelmsford, CM2

£775,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
SUMMARY

Available to the market for the first time in nearly 60 YEARS is this turn-of-the-century, semi-detached home. This spacious and versatile property offers an abundance of original features, a garden measuring nearly 200 ft along with ample off road parking and garage.

DESCRIPTION

This rarely available home was built in approximately 1900 and still retains many original features, along with high ceilings, large elegant rooms, and a spacious un overlooked rear garden. High ceilings, original doors and picture rails, a galleried landing and ceiling roses are just some of the many character features that you encounter on first viewing.

The offers parking for several vehicles, which leads to the front of the home along with an integral double length garage.

This sought-after location offers great access to local walks in nearby Hylands Park, Chelmer Park, Oaklands Park and Galleywood, as well as further afield. Nearby shops and facilities (including a GP surgery and pharmacist) provide the majority of day-to-day needs whilst Moulsham Street and the city centre are only a short walk away, offering restaurants, theatres, cinemas, swimming pool, ice rink and many other delights. Local buses run directly to the city centre, Broomfield Hospital and Stansted airport.

Ground Floor Accommodation

The ground floor of this imposing and elegant home is both spacious and versatile, with three reception rooms, a kitchen, utility room/shower room. The sitting room and dining room have high ceilings, fireplaces and other original features, including doors and picture rails. The garden room to the rear of the property has a double doors that overlooks the garden. Subject to necessary planning permissions and building regulations, you could open up the kitchen into the garden room to create a large, open-plan kitchen with doors into the garden.

First Floor Accommodation

The first floor continues the theme of space and character features throughout, with all four double bedrooms being spacious and benefiting from high ceilings and other period features, along with a en suite to Bedroom Three.

The galleried landing has an impressive architrave.

A notable addition to the house is the attic, which currently offers a large space for storage or could be converted to a home office/study, but also offers fantastic potential for the future redevelopment. Subject to necessary planning permission you could convert this into a balconied master suite with views for many miles over the Essex countryside.

Lounge 13' 5" x 16' 7" ( 4.09m x 5.05m )

Family Room 16' 7" x 14' ( 5.05m x 4.27m )

Garden Room 14' x 11' 5" ( 4.27m x 3.48m )

Kitchen 11' 5" x 11' 5" ( 3.48m x 3.48m )

Lean To 9' 2" x 9' 2" ( 2.79m x 2.79m )

Pantry 5' 9" x 5' 6" ( 1.75m x 1.68m )

Shower Room 5' 6" x 5' 6" ( 1.68m x 1.68m )

First Floor

Bedroom One 14' 1" x 18' ( 4.29m x 5.49m )

Bedroom Two 14' 1" x 16' 7" ( 4.29m x 5.05m )

Bedroom Three 14' 1" x 13' 5" ( 4.29m x 4.09m )

En Suite 8' 2" x 3' 3" ( 2.49m x 0.99m )

Bathroom 8' 2" x 6' 9" ( 2.49m x 2.06m )

Separate Wc 5' 6" x 2' 9" ( 1.68m x 0.84m )

Garage 29' 9" x 11' 2" ( 9.07m x 3.40m )

Garden And Garage

Measuring nearly 200 ft, the unoverlooked rear garden benefits from numerous mature trees and bushes that provide plenty of tranquil space for a variety of activities.

A double length garage with electric doors plus power and light offers great potential for conversion due to its size, and could be turned into a fantastic home studio or workshop subject to necessary planning permissions.

The rear garden has the additional benefit of outbuildings, Jacuzzi and air raid shelter.

Agent Note - Future Potential

The property offers great scope for extension and redevelopment and subject to necessary planning permissions would lend itself well to a ground-floor extension to make a wonderful kitchen/breakfast room with doors opening out onto the lovely garden.

The large attic also offers great potential for conversion to include a balconied master suite with views for many miles over the Essex countryside.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.

3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.

4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.

5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.

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William H Brown - Chelmsford

2 - 3 Duke Street, CHELMSFORD, Essex, CM1 1HL

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