2 Sharpes Cottages is an attractive, 5-bedroom semi-detached property ideally located between the desirable villages of Thaxted and Broxted. In addition, the beautiful medieval town of Saffron Walden, with its unspoilt historic houses and thriving market, is just a 20-minute drive away.
This family home provides well-appointed and flexible family living accommodation, providing a superb living space. Outside the property comprises a large driveway providing off-road parking and leading to a double garage, as well as an attractive enclosed garden.
In detail, the property comprises on the ground floor of a light and airy entrance hall with where stairs rise to the first floor, with built in storage, cloakroom, and doors leading to the adjoining rooms. The sitting room is a wonderful, room filled with natural light, with large window to the rear aspect and doors leading to the conservatory where patio doors lead to the rear garden. There is also a feature fireplace with a multi fuel log burner.
The kitchen/dining room is well appointed, with a matching range of base and eye level units with complimentary worksurface over, incorporating a sink and drainer unit. There is a 5-ring electric rangemaster with extractor fan above and dishwasher. A door leads to the utility room with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. The oil-fired boiler is located in the utility room.
The first-floor landing benefits from access to the loft hatch and doors leading off to 5 bedrooms and well-appointed family bathroom. The principal bedroom is a large, triple aspect double bedroom, and en suite bathroom, comprising a panelled bath with shower attachment over, WC and vanity wash basin. The second and third bedrooms are double rooms with rear aspect windows. A fourth, good size bedroom has a window to front aspect. The fifth bedroom has a window to the front aspect. The large family bathroom suite comprises roll top bath unit with shower attachment, WC and vanity wash basin.
The property has a large driveway providing off-street parking for several vehicles and gives access to the detached double garage. The property sits to the left of the plot and the rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with fantastic views over the countryside. A patio area set off the rear of the property, provides excellent space for outside entertaining. There are stairs leading to a good size space above the double garage with window to side aspect, it is currently utilised as a gym.
Sharpes Cottages are located in rural setting in between the villages of Elsenham and Thaxted. Elsenham has a renowned local JMI school, local shop for your day-to-day needs and easy access to the larger village of Stansted Mountfitchet and the market town of Thaxted. Both have schools, shopping, restaurants, public houses and many more recreational facilities. Stansted Mountfichet also offers the A120 giving further access to M11/M25 and of course London Stansted International Airport with direct mainline railway link to London Liverpool Street.
Mains electricity and water, oil fired boiler, fibre optic broadband and private drainage.
EPC RATING: D
COUNCIL TAX BAND: E