Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
GUIDE PRICE £1,250,000 An imposing, very well presented and considerably extended character home situated in a semi rural country lane and located on a superb plot of approx. 0.8 of an acre, (subject to land survey) backing open farmland with stunning far reaching views! The property, located in the sought after village of Chignal Smealey, has been greatly enhanced by the present sellers with the extension which is in keeping with the original property and yet it still offers tremendous potential for further extension, subject to the necessary consents. The property offers well proportioned adaptable accommodation with most rooms having windows to the rear to benefit from the views of the grounds and surrounding countryside. There is a superb Victorian style conservatory addition to the side with 13ft high vaulted ceiling and within the grounds is a detached double width garage. Chelmsford City centre and station are within easy reach being about a 8 - 10 minute drive and there are excellent opportunities for walking and cycling in the area. INTERNAL VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMNDED TO APPRECIATE ALL THAT THIS PROPERTY HAS TO OFFER!

Stained glass front entrance door to:


Turning stairs to first floor with cupboard under, window to front, doors to:

DINING ROOM 4.08m (13' 5') x 3.61m (11' 10')

Radiator, stone fireplace with hearth and wood burning stove, bay window to front with fitted shutters.

SITTING ROOM 3.63m (11' 11') x 6.26m (20' 7')

A lovely rear room with superb views over the gardens at the rear and farmland beyond. It has a column radiator, feature fireplace with hearth, two sets of double doors overlooking and leading to the rear garden, further double doors leading to both the conservatory addition at the side and study / playroom at the front.

STUDY / PLAYROOM 4.08m (13' 5') x 2.82m (9' 3')

A useful addition with radiator and being dual aspect room having a bay window to front with fitted shutters and further window to the side with views over the gardens.

CONSERVATORY ADDITION 2.91m (9' 6') x 4.26m (14' 0')

A truly superb side addition with 4 metre high (13 feet), vaulted ceiling with two radiators, light and power connected, double doors giving access to the garden at the rear.

KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM 7.13m (23' 5') x 3.36m (11' 0')

An excellent rear room with comprehensive bespoke range of units with butler sink unit, drawers and cupboards, built in wine fridge, Alpha Aga set in a chimney recess, tiled flooring, space for American style fridge freezer, built in coffee maker, breakfast bar unit, window to side, double doors and side lights overlooking and leading to the rear garden, door to:


Inset single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, working surface with space under for washing machine and tumble dryer, radiator, window to side, door to:


White suite of low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, towel warmer, window to front.


Column radiator, light tunnel, doors to:

BEDROOM ONE 4.70m (15' 5') x 3.48m (11' 5')

Column radiator, window to rear with superb views, door to:


Low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, shower cubicle with fitted shower, towel warmer, window to side.

BEDROOM TWO 3.64m (11' 11') x 3.05m (10' 0')

Column radiator, built in wardrobe cupboards, window to front.

BEDROOM THREE 3.49m (11' 5') x 2.97m (9' 9')

Column radiator, a dual aspect room with windows to front and side, access to loft space.

BEDROOM FOUR 3.48m (11' 5') x 2.97m (9' 9')

Column radiator, window to rear with the views

BEDROOM 5 / STUDY 2.06m (6' 9') x 2.00m (6' 7')

A useful room which could be used as a first floor study / office or possible nursery room or small occasional bedroom with a radiator and window to front.


a luxurious bathroom with white suite comprising feature free standing 'claw foot' bath with mixer tap and fitted shower with curtain rail, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, radiator / towel warmer, built in airing cupboard, window to rear with the views.


There is a detached double width garage with twin up and over doors to the front, both of which have recently had new motors fitted and it has useful eaves storage space.


As previously mentioned undoubtedly a feature of the property is it's delightful plot of approx 0.8 of an acre, (subject to land survey), with the property having gardens all round. To the front is a large gravelled area providing access to the double garage and also parking and turning area . The gardens are mainly laid to a large expanse of well tended lawn, numerous trees, shrubs plants etc. The gardens are extremely private being well screened from the lane at the front and within the rear garden is a newly erected children's adventure play area. There are split level seating areas ideal for entertaining and relaxing to enjoy the South Westerly facing views over the gardens and beyond. Within the grounds is a greenhouse and useful shed / barn


Although restrictions are now easing we would kindly ask that viewing appointments are NOT MADE if any party member is showing symptoms or has been asked to self-isolate. Viewings can now involve more than two members at a time but, we would again request that discretion is used. We would also suggest that masks are taken on viewing appointments just in case a particular seller requests that these are still worn.

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Adrians Estate Agents

16 Duke Street, CHELMSFORD, Essex

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