Very stylish, renovated cottage in highly desirable location just a short walk from the town centre. Beautiful mix of traditional character and contemporary modern design with two bedrooms, first floor bathroom, open plan kitchen/diner/sitting room. Courtyard garden and off street parking.
You enter the cottage directly into the lounge. The ground floor is open plan with the lounge and kitchen/diner being divided by exposed wooden studwork. The entire ground floor has been fitted with a solid wood floor and a open staircase ascends to the first floor landing with feature red brick wall exposed on the ground and first floor. The kitchen/dinner is fitted with white wooden units, solid wood worktops, a butler ceramic sink and space for range cooker. UPVc double doors lead out onto a courtyard garden at the rear. After ascending the stairs you arrive on a first floor landing from where doors radiate to the two bedrooms and bathroom. The bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising a double ended bath, hand wash basin, and WC with contrasting dark Farrow & Ball walls and designer wallpaper. chrome towel rail and wall mounted chrome taps. The main bedroom is a good size, situated at the front of the property with exposed brickwork chimney and built in double fronted wardrobe. The second bedroom is a good size single room with a window overlooking the back. Both the rooms and decorated in neutral colours and all of the windows in the house have fitted shutters.
Externally the front garden is laid to lawn with a gravel pathway leading to a driveway with off road parking. A decked, un-overlooked patio sits to the rear of the property.
Halstead is an attractive traditional market town straddling the River Colne on the Essex side of the border with Suffolk. The bustling High Street runs up the hill between the parish churches of St Andrews and Holy Trinity, offering a variety of independent shops and eateries together with larger supermarkets and a traditional market, held on Fridays and Saturdays. The town boasts a medical centre, dental practices, cottage hospital: schooling for all ages and a number of leisure opportunities including several playing fields and playgrounds, a leisure centre and swimming pool.
Halstead is well placed at the head of the Colne Valley, renowned for its natural beauty, and nestles amongst the undulating open farmland of North Essex. For the commuter Kelvedon Railway Station is just 10 miles to the south, offering a fast and frequent service to London Liverpool Street with an approximate journey time of 50 minutes. The A12 is 10 miles to the east at junction 26; whilst junction 8 of the M11 at Bishops Stortford and Stansted Airport are 25 miles to the west.
Colchester 14 miles | Kelvedon (London Liverpool Street 50 minutes) 10 miles | Bishops Stortford (Stansted Airport and M11) 25 miles | General
Services: All mains services are connected. Local authorities: Braintree District council Tel: 01376 552525 Essex County Council Tel: 0845 7430403 Read more