About this property

Key Features

Freehold with vacant possession
Generous plot on edge of village
5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms
Semi-detached cottage with scope for improvement


A semi-detached cottage offering huge scope for renovation and updating set on the edge of the village. The property enjoys a generous rear garden of approximately 130ft in length. It is understood from the vendor that the rear extension is of single skin brick construction beneath a flat roof. It is recommended that purchasers make their own enquiries with regards the suitability of the property for mortgage lending. The house is an ideal renovation opportunity, with potential for improvement and added value. The accommodation comprises of: Ground Floor: Entrance Hall; Kitchen/Breakfast Room with a range of base and wall units, fitted oven with hob over, twin bowl sink unit and large built-in larder cupboard; Sitting Room with dual aspect windows, built in storage cupboard and door to outside and lean-to store; Lean-to Store with glazed doors to front and rear aspects providing access to the garden; Shower Room with WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. First Floor: Landing giving access to; Bedroom 1; Bedroom 2 with fitted wardrobes and cupboards; Bedroom 3; Bedroom 4; Bedroom 5 with built-in airing cupboard and access to eaves; Bathroom with WC, wash hand basin, panelled bath and built-in storage cupboard. Outside: To the front there is an open bay garage and front garden laid to lawn. A side gate gives access to the rear garden which measure approximately 130ft and incorporates a hard-standing area, raised path, steps to further patio and lawned areas. There is also a large timber store, pair of greenhouses, a former orchard and various outbuildings.


Freehold with vacant possession


The property is situated on the edge of Newport, which has a range of amenities including a Church, Inns, shop, post office and excellent schools. The village has it own railway station giving commuter access to London's Liverpool Street and Cambridge. The market town of Saffron Walden is 3 miles away and Bishops Stortford and the M11 motorway access is approximately 10 miles south, also giving access to Stansted Airport.

Lot Type


Legal Packs

www.cheffins.co.uk/auctions/property-auctions or Jodi Ross, Hunt & Coombs Solicitors, 35 Thorpe Road, Peterborough, 01733 882855, jodi.ross@hcsolicitors.co.uk


Cheffins Saffron Walden 01799 523656

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