About this property

Key features
  • Detached cottage
  • Two reception rooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Two bedrooms
  • Bathroom and ground floor shower room
  • Garage and off-street parking
  • Attractive cottage garden
Great Chesterford is one of the area's most sought after villages with its outstanding range of local amenities including a store, fine church, primary school, hotel/restaurant, 2 inns and its own mainline railway station with a commuter service to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street. The market town of Saffron Walden is situated about 4 miles to the south and the university city of Cambridge about 11 miles to the north. The nearest M11 motorway access point is less than 1 mile away at Stump Cross and for the international commuter Stansted Airport is located just off Junction 8 on the M11 motorway close to Bishop's Stortford.


RECEPTION HALL Hardwood glazed entrance door with adjoining window and further window to the side aspect. Staircase rising to the first floor and exposed timbers.

SITTING ROOM 15' 8" x 11' 6" (4.78m x 3.51m) A triple aspect room enjoying a good degree of natural light and exposed timbers.

DINING ROOM 12' 5" x 11' (3.78m x 3.35m) Window overlooking the garden and gravelled path, fireplace with tiled hearth and built-in recess cupboard with shelving above, exposed timbers and glazed door to:

INNER LOBBY Glazed door leading to:

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 17' 5" x 7' 9" (5.31m x 2.36m) Fitted with a range of oak fronted base and eye level units with worktop space over, twin bowl ceramic sink unit, built-in double oven and hob, integrated fridge and slimline dishwasher and wall-mounted gas boiler. A pair of windows and a glazed stable door providing access and views to the courtyard and garden.

GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM Refitted suite comprising shower enclosure, low level WC, vanity wash basin, part tiled walls and obscure glazed window.

INTEGRAL GARAGE 16' 5" x 9' (5m x 2.74m) Up and over door accessed via the gravelled driveway, window to the side aspect, power and lighting connected, space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge and freezer. The garage offers huge scope for conversion into additional accommodation, subject to needs and relevant approval.


LANDING Window to the side aspect and exposed timbers.

BEDROOM 1 15' 4" x 12' 7" (4.67m x 3.84m) A dual aspect room with windows to the front and side aspects and exposed timbers.

BATHROOM Suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, low level WC, wash basin, part tiled walls and window to the side aspect.

BEDROOM 2 12' 4" x 12' (3.76m x 3.66m) Window to the side aspect, exposed timbers and a series of built-in wardrobes, incorporating an airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

OUTSIDE Amberly Cottage is set in a highly desirable and tucked-away position, in a no-through lane within the centre of the village. To the side of the cottage is a gravelled driveway providing off-street parking and access to the integral garage. The property is accessed via timber gate and picket fence with gravelled path to the front door, in turn leading to the rear garden which is a particular feature of the property. Adjoining the rear of the property is a sunken terrace which is ideal for al fresco entertaining, with raised beds and steps leading up to the upper garden which is mainly gravelled with flower and shrub borders. At the top of the garden is a useful, brick-built outbuilding providing a variety of uses, dependent upon needs, including garden studio, potting shed or home office.

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with the Agents.
Virtual tour available via email. Please contact the office to request a copy.

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Saffron Walden Residential Sales
Hill St
Saffron Walden
CB10 1JD

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