Deceptively spacious 1729 sq. ft four bedroom detached chalet set in established gardens in non estate position on the edge of Gosfield. The property is approximately 20 years old and is immaculately presented throughout with two first floor bedrooms, two ground floor bedrooms, one with en-suite, a family bathroom, kitchen/breakfast room and sitting room.
The property is set back from the road behind an established hedge and shingle drive which extends 70 ft to the side leading to the garage. A path leads past established shrub borders to the front door. Having entered the house you arrive in a reception hall from where doors radiate to the ground floor rooms and a arch leads to a second hall from where stairs ascend to the first floor. Bedrooms one and two are on the ground floor and are both double size rooms, the main bedroom has an en-suite shower room with WC and sink and the adaptable second bedroom is currently used as a dining room. The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of storage cupboards and a worktop offers ample space for food preparation. The worktop is inset with a four ring gas hob with oven under and a ceramic sink unit. The worktop continues to create a breakfast bar area and the room is flooded with light from double doors which open onto the garden. The sitting room also has double doors onto the garden and a central log burning stove. The main family bathroom has a bath WC and sink. The first floor landing gives access to two double size first floor bedrooms both with two 'velux' style windows to the rear. Outside the rear garden is predominately lawned with established climbers on the rear fence and a personnel door into the garage and gate to the side drive.
The property is superbly located being in the popular village of Gosfield. The village is on northern corner of Essex, close to the Suffolk and Cambridgeshire borders. The village has a highly regarded private school, public house and Post Office. There is also Gosfield House which is a magnificent Georgian Manor house that was once a Royal Residence. Adjacent to this is the Gosfield Lake golf club offers 230 acres of stunning landscape including two golf courses. Gosfield Lake Resort also offers a plethora of activities including water sports and open water swimming.
For the commuter the closest mainline train station is Braintree (5 miles), offering a fast and frequent service to London Liverpool Street with an approximate journey time of 50 minutes. The A12, A120, M11 and Stansted Airport can also all be accessed easily.
The nearby town of 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. Read more