About this property

Key features
  • Historic building
  • Central town location
  • Huge scope for updating
  • Original features
  • Approx. 3,100 sqft (3,950 sqft inc. cellar and storerooms)
  • Private garden
Description
Saffron Walden is an historic market town with a magnificent Parish Church, numerous period properties and a wide tree-lined High Street. An extensive range of shops, schools, social and sporting amenities are all accessible within the town and the Golf Course and Sports Centre lie on the town's outskirts. Road links to London and Cambridge (16 miles) are accessible at Junctions 8 and 9 of the M11. Train services to London (Liverpool Street - 57 mins) run from Audley End Station about 2 miles away.

GROUND FLOOR

RECEPTION HALL 16' 7" x 10' 9" (5.05m x 3.28m) Entrance door with adjoining windows, exposed timbers and staircase rising to the first floor.

DRAWING ROOM 18' 3" x 13' 4" (5.56m x 4.06m) Large window to the front aspect overlooking the High Street, wood panelled walls and fireplace with exposed brickwork and exposed floorboards.

DINING ROOM 13' 4" x 12' 7" (4.06m x 3.84m) Large window to the front aspect overlooking the High Street, open fireplace and exposed floorboards.

KITCHEN 13' 6" x 11' 1" (4.11m x 3.38m) Fitted with a basic range of units with worktop space and sink unit. Window overlooking the garden and glazed door providing access to the terrace. Tiled flooring and exposed timbers.

REAR HALLWAY Glazed door providing access to the garden.

WC Comprising low level WC, wash basin and obscure glazed window.

FAMILY ROOM 16' 7" x 13' 1" (5.05m x 3.99m) Window to the side aspect overlooking the garden, exposed timbers and built-in storage cupboard.

CELLAR There is a 600 sq ft cellar with a head height of approximately 8ft, located below the reception hall, drawing room and dining room area.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING Window to the front aspect overlooking the High Street and a number of exposed timbers and fireplace with adjoining cupboard.

BEDROOM 1 17' 6" x 14' 9" (5.33m x 4.5m) A dual aspect room with window to the front aspect and window to the side overlooking Close Gardens. Exposed timbers, wide exposed floorboards and built-in cupboard.

BATHROOM Comprising cast iron bath, wash basin, exposed timbers and obscure glazed window

WC Comprising WC, exposed timbers and obscure glazed window.

INNER LANDING With fixed timber ladder to the attic rooms. Built-in cupboards, exposed timbers and window to the side aspect.

BEDROOM 2 14' x 11' 9" (4.27m x 3.58m) Window to the front aspect, exposed timbers, exposed floorboards and built-in cupboard.

BEDROOM 3 14' 1" x 13' 7" (4.29m x 4.14m) Window to the side aspect overlooking the garden and adjoining Close Garden. Door to:

BEDROOM 4 13' 7" x 13' 3" (4.14m x 4.04m) A dual aspect room with windows to the rear and side aspect overlooking the garden and adjoining Close Garden. Exposed timbers and brick chimneybreast.

SECOND FLOOR

LANDING Exposed floorboards and doors to adjoining rooms.

ATTIC ROOM 1 12' x 11' 5" (3.66m x 3.48m) max. Window to the front aspect, sloping eaves and exposed floorboards.

ATTIC ROOM 2 12' 10" x 9' 4" (3.91m x 2.84m) Window to the front aspect, sloping eaves and exposed timbers. Housing the water tank. Opening to:

ATTIC ROOM 3 26' x 12' (7.92m x 3.66m) max. Window to the front aspect, sloping eaves, exposed timbers and floorboards.

OUTSIDE The property enjoys a private garden which has been walled to two sides, enjoying a huge degree of privacy and views of St Mary's Church Spire. The property is within easy walking distance of the town centre and Market Square.

Adjoining the family room are two stores; Store Room 1 is 13' 3" x 8' 10" and Store Room 2 is 13' 8" x 9' 7". Both lend themselves to conversion to additional accommodation to the main house, subject to needs and relevant approval.


GARAGE AND PARKING SPACE The current owner rents a garage near Bridge End Gardens on a one year renewable tenancy, the remainder of which will be transferred to the purchaser. The cost is £700 per annum payable in quarterly instalments. Alternatively, the owner of the property would be eligible to apply for a Resident's Parking Permit via North Essex Parking Partnership.

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
Cheffins
Hill St
Saffron Walden
CB10 1JD

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