Newport, Saffron Walden
Main DescriptionBeautifully presented 5 bedroom detached house in the sought after village of Newport near Saffron Walden, a short walk from the station with direct rail links to London and Cambridge.
ACCOMMODATION This elegant, flexible, well proportioned family home is ideally located within the attractive and well served village of Newport where there are 2 good schools, a range of shops, pubs, services and a station with frequent direct rail links to London and Cambridge. The property combines the convenience of proximity to amenities with the benefits of country living. Just a 3 minute walk to the station and a 5 to 10 minute walk to the schools and shops, the property also has lovely countryside views and direct access to the common and a variety of scenic walking routes. In addition, the beautiful medieval town of Saffron Walden with its unspoilt historic houses and thriving market, is a 5 minute drive away.
The property comprises a beautifully presented, modern yet characterful, 3 storey, 5 bedroom, house with a lovely private garden, off street parking and a double garage.
Constructed in 2001, the property has been well maintained and enhanced by the current owners and features oak floors throughout the ground floor, a beautiful bespoke hand-made kitchen / diner and a delightful living / dining area with an open fire and an orangery. Spacious and light, the property has a versatile layout giving the buyer the flexibility to use the rooms in a way that best suits their needs.
Ground floor: Entrance hall with wooden staircase; large kitchen diner with glass canopy roof, hand-made fitted units, quartz worktops, integrated Neff appliances, Rangemaster 5 burner / double oven cooker, Blanco sink and French doors opening on to the patio and garden; utility room with hand-made fitted units, Blanco sink, boiler, water softener, integrated Neff washing machine and door with access to external side alley; spacious living room with open fireplace and elegant orangery with glass canopy roof and French doors opening on to the garden; study (originally a formal dining room, also ideal as a playroom); cloak room with basin and toilet; under stairs cupboard.
First floor: Landing; cupboard; large family bathroom with double basin, floor to ceiling tiles, bath, shower and toilet; master bedroom with lovely views over the hills, fitted double wardrobe, en-suite bathroom with shower, basin and toilet; 2 further double bedrooms (one currently used as a family room).
Second floor: Landing with loft access; bathroom with shower, basin and toilet; 2 large bedrooms with eves storage, Velux windows and great countryside views.
To the rear of the property, there is a lovely mature garden which offers privacy and tranquillity. It features a paved patio area ideal for outdoor dining, a variety of mature plants and trees, a lawned area, a vine covered pergola and a pedestrian gate with direct access to Newport Common and many scenic countryside walking routes. There is also a paved parking area, a garden shed and a double garage with boarded loft space for storage. To the front of the property there is a small garden area, partly planted and partly paved, bordered by a flint wall.