Mill Lane, Kelvedon Hatch, Brentwood

£560,000 Guide Price
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 3
Standing on a 90' wide road frontage is this intriguing detached, timber framed, cottage which dates back to the 1800's. Although formerly built as two farm worker cottages, the property was made into one dwelling in the 1930's and offers a wealth of character and charm with many period features, including red brick fireplaces with the original bakers oven in the dining room, beams to walls and ceilings and latch key doors throughout. The property has been further enhanced with a recently refitted kitchen / breakfast room and modern bathroom suites to both levels. 'The Cottage' offers three/four bedrooms, good-sized living accommodation and sits on an overall plot of .15 of an acre with a beautifully appointed rear garden which is un-overlooked. There is also a double-width garage of off street parking for one vehicle to the side of the property. Planning permission has been passed to extend the property to the rear, and plans can be viewed on the Brentwood Council planning website : reference 17/01431/PN42

An oak entrance door leads into the entrance porch with windows to either side and a quarry tiled floor, further opening into the lobby with openings into the dining room and the sitting room. The dining room has a feature red-brick fireplace with oak beams and wood burner, the sitting room also has a feature fireplace and stairs leading up to the first floor. Also to the ground floor there is a study / bedroom with en-suite wet room, including shower, w.c, and wash hand basin. A further flight of stairs from the study/bedroom lead up to the a first floor bathroom. Ground floor bedroom four has a dual aspect and beams to the walls and ceiling. The main lounge sits to the rear of the property and also has a double aspect and feature fireplace, and has French doors which open onto and overlook beautifully mature rear gardens. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted in a good range of modern white, high gloss, wall and base units with a central island unit. There is also a further door to the garden. Built-in appliances to include : dishwasher, hob, oven, extractor, and built-in fridge freezer.

Located on the first floor are two double bedrooms, one of which has a spacious en-suite Jack & Jill bathroom, which is fitted in a three piece suite. The other bedroom has an en-suite dressing area. There are stairs from the ground floor into both the bathroom at one end of the property, and additionally to the en-suite dressing room to the other end of the property.

Externally, there is a small studio / office which has power and light connected. There is also a further external utility room which has plumbing for a washing machine. The width of the rear garden is approximately 92' wide with mature trees and shrubs, and useful greenhouse. There is also a double-width garage to the side of the property with own driveway allowing parking for two cars. There is also a further parking space to the right hand side of the property.

Solid front door leading into :

Entrance Porch
Quarry tiled flooring. Square opening through to :


Dining Room (3.66m x 3.53m)
Feature fireplace with log burning stove.

Second Reception (4.57mx 3.66m)
Feature Inglenook fireplace with open fire. Beamed walls and ceiling. Stairs leading up to first floor / en-suite dressing room.

Lounge (3.66m x 3.66m)
French doors to rear garden. Feature fireplace with coal effect gas fire. Solid wooden flooring.

Modern Kitchen (3.86m x 3.81m)
Fitted in a range of white high gloss wall and base units with central island unit. Integrated appliances, include : oven, hob and extractor, integrated dishwasher, and integrated fridge and freezer. Tiled flooring. Door to side entrance.

Study / Bedroom Three (3.28m x 2.44m)
Further set of stairs leading to first floor. Door to :

En-suite Wet Room / Utility (3.05m x 1.83m)
Fitted with close couple wc, pedestal wash hand basin and tiled shower area.

First Floor Bathroom
Stairs from ground floor give access into the bathroom. Fitted in a three piece suite, comprising : Panelled bath, low flush w.c. and vanity wash hand basin with cupboards under. Further built-in storage cupboards. Door from the bathroom into :

First Floor Bedroom One (3.66m x 3.15m)
Beamed walls and ceiling. Further door to :

First Floor Bedroom Two (3.66m x 3.15m)
Beamed walls and ceiling. Door to :

First Floor En-Suite Dressing Room (3.66m x 3.40m)
With second set of stairs down to the ground floor / second reception. Access to loft area.

Exterior - External Office / Studio Room (3.66m x 2.29m)
Power and light connected. Radiator.

Brick-Built Double Width Garage
High pitched roof and double wooden doors allowing access. Power and light connected.

Rear Garden (approx 28.04m wide)
Mature rear garden with neat lawns, mature trees and shrubs. Glass greenhouse.

Further External Utility Room
With sink unit.

Additional off street parking space for two vehicles to the front of the garage and a further parking space to the right hand side of the property.

Agents Note
Planning permission has been passed to extend the property to the rear, and plans can be viewed on the Brentwood Council planning website : reference 17/01431/PN42

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