This attractive bay fronted semi detached house is located in a popular street within a mile of Halstead town centre. Set back from the street behind a walled front garden with a wrought iron gate and attractive terracotta and black quarry tile path leading to the front door. A second path leads to the side giving independent access to the rear garden.
You enter the house through a handy storm porch which is enclosed at the front by glazed double doors. A further door opens directly into a well proportioned sitting room which is flooded with natural light from the large bay window. A central fireplace is inset with gas real flame fireplace. The sitting room has a striped and polished wooden floor which continues through to the inner hall and dining room. From a small hall stairs ascend to the first floor landing and a doorway leads through to the dining room. Again, a well proportioned room with a double glazed window overlooking the garden and attractive display built into the chimney. Before entering the kitchen at the rear you notice a large under stairs storage cupboard. The kitchen has been re-fitted with a good range of base and eye level storage cupboards and a rolled edge worktop which offers ample space for food preparation. The worktop is inset with a four ring gas hob with oven under and extractor over and a one and a half bowl sink unit positioned under a window overlooking the side garden. There is space for dishwasher and a further arch which leads through to a utility area with space for a washing machine and fridge/freezer. Doors then open into the conservatory at the rear and downstairs cloakroom with WC and hand wash basin.
After ascending the stairs you arrive on a spacious first floor landing. Doors radiate to the three bedrooms and family bathroom. The main bedroom at the front is a spacious double size bedroom with decorative fireplace and two windows overlooking the street. The second bedroom is again a double with decorative fireplace, double fronted storage cupboard built into the chimney side recess and window overlooking the garden. Bedroom three is a single size room with built in cupboard, decorative fireplace and window overlooking the garden. The bedrooms are service by a family bathroom with white suite comprising of a shaped bath with shower over, toilet and wash hand basin. Outside the property has a private garden which is mainly lawned with established flower and shrub borders, patio and storage shed.
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
Services: All mains services are connected.
Local authorities: Braintree District council Tel: 01376 552525 Essex County Council Tel: 0845 7430403 Read more