About this property

Key features
  • Grade II Listed former farmhouse
  • Character features
  • Handmade kitchen
  • Four bedrooms
  • Grounds of approx. 0.28 of an acre
  • Picturesque village location
Description
The highly regarded village of Ashdon has its own excellent primary school, nursery school, inn, church and garage. The market town of Saffron Walden with its excellent shopping, schooling and recreational facilities including an 18 hole golf course and leisure centre with swimming pool is 3 miles away. Audley End mainline station offering a commuter service into London's Liverpool Street is 5 miles distant and the nearest M11 access point at Stump Cross (junction 9 south only) is 7 miles away.

GROUND FLOOR

ENTRANCE HALL Glazed timber entrance door, wide staircase rising to the first floor and open plan to the adjoining room.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 15' 2" x 14' 6" (4.62m x 4.42m) Fitted with a bespoke, handmade kitchen with a number of cupboards and drawers with granite worktop space over, incorporating a three oven Aga, butler sink, integrated fridge freezer and useful understairs storage cupboard. Exposed timbers, slate flooring, a pair of sash windows to the front aspect, decorative arched window and door to outside.

SITTING ROOM 16' x 14' (4.88m x 4.27m) A well-proportioned room with sash windows to the front and side aspects, exposed brick floor and Victorian open fireplace with stripped pine panelling and cupboards surrounding. Stripped pine door to:

INNER HALLWAY Solid oak flooring, glazed door to the outside and further door to:

DINING ROOM 17' 10" x 14' 10" (5.44m x 4.52m) Fireplace with an elegant carved stone surround and slate hearth, solid oak flooring and exposed timbers. Sash window and door to:

REAR HALLWAY Door to the garden and built-in storage cupboard with window.

UTILITY ROOM 8' 5" x 8' 4" (2.57m x 2.54m) Butler sink with hardwood drainer surrounding and cupboards below, floor mounted boiler, space for washing machine and tumble dryer, floor mounted pressurised hot water cylinder and window to the side aspect.

SHOWER ROOM Victorian style suite comprising walk-in shower, wash basin on a decorative wrought iron stand, high-flush WC, tiled walls and flooring and obscure glazed window.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING Exposed timbers and window to the side aspect.

BEDROOM 1 15' 10" x 14' 1" (4.83m x 4.29m) A dual aspect room with sash windows to the front and side aspects, fireplace with exposed brickwork, Victorian style free-standing roll top bath with claw feet in the corner of the room, exposed floorboards and timbers. Doorway to:

EN SUITE Comprising low level WC, vanity wash basin with hand-built cupboards and marble shelf, exposed timbers and door to:

DRESSING ROOM/BEDROOM 2 13' 9" x 9' 9" (4.19m x 2.97m) Fitted with an extensive range of built-in wardrobes and shelving. Exposed timbers and sash window to the side aspect. Doorway returning to the landing.

BEDROOM 3 14' 9" x 10' 7" (4.5m x 3.23m) max. Sash window overlooking the garden, exposed timbers and floorboards and built-in cupboard.

BEDROOM 4 10' 4" x 8' 3" (3.15m x 2.51m) Windows overlooking the garden and exposed timber.

BATHROOM 10' 7" x 9' 4" (3.23m x 2.84m) max. Period style suite comprising twin pedestal wash basins, high-flush WC, panelled bath, heated towel rail, exposed timbers, built-in shelving and sash window.

OUTSIDE Chapel Farm is set in a central position within the village, yet tucked-away. The property has a vehicular access off Kates Lane, with an initial shared driveway with the adjoining barn, in turn leading to its own driveway providing ample parking. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a number of mature trees, shrubs and hedging. In addition, there is a wrought iron pedestrian gate leading on to Radwinter Road, leading towards the centre of the village. In total, the plot is approximately 0.28 of an acre and enjoys a good degree of privacy.

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with the Agents.

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Saffron Walden Residential Sales
Cheffins
Hill St
Saffron Walden
CB10 1JD

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