Main DescriptionA spacious and attractive 3 bedroom home in the heart of the much sought after village of Thaxted. In need of refurbishment throughout.
ACCOMODATION Rose Cottage is a delightful Grade II Listed cottage in the heart of Thaxted with scope to improve throughout. The 3 bedroom property is set over 3 floors and boats a wealth of period features including exposed beams, original floorboards, exposed brick and open fireplaces. In detail, the accommodation comprises;
ON THE GROUND FLOOR
ENTRANCE HALL Door leading to;
LIVING ROOM 4.80m(15'9'') x 2.79m(9'2'') Two sash windows to the front of the property with ornate original storage with base cupboard and alcove shelving, feature fireplace large mantel and inset log burner. Door through to;
INNER HALLWAY Under stairs storage cupboard and door to;
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 3.81m(12'6'') x 2.59m(8'6'')
Spacious room fitted with a range of base and eye level units with wood worktop over incorporating a ceramic butler sink, integrated fridge freezer, stainless steel range style cooker and space and plumbing for washing machine. There is a wealth of period features including an original cast iron ornate fitting in the fireplace, exposed timbers and brickwork. A large sash window looks out over the garden, stairs rising to first floor. Door to;
GARDEN ROOM/UTILITY 7.01m(23'0'') x 2.31m(7'7'')(garden room and dining room combined)
A bright room with multiple windows to the rear aspect with a door to the private garden. The area currently houses the tumble dryer but can be used as an additional reception room with thee area opening through to;
DINING ROOM Window to the rear aspect
ON THE FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Exposed brick chimney breast, built in storage, stairs rising to second floor
BEDROOM ONE 3.71m(12'2'') x 3.00m(9'10'')
Two windows (one sash) to the front aspect, original feature fireplace exposed timbers and brickwork.
BEDROOM THREE 79m(9'2'') x 2.11m(6'11'')
Large original multi-paned window to the rear aspect.
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising, panelled bath with shower attachment over, w.c and pedestal wash hand basin. Large window to the rear aspect.
ON THE SECOND FLOOR
Window to the front aspect, many exposed timbers and beams, access to further loft storage. DETACHED BARN There is a detached barn in the garden which with relevant planning consent can be refurbished into potential accommodation
The rear garden is private and enclosed, mainly graveled with mature shrubs and plants to the borders, there is a raised deck providing an potential spot for alfresco dining, a gate which provides rear access with right of way over the neighbouring garden.
Ideally located close to the High Street very close to the centre of this medieval market town, well known for its historic buildings, including the impressive Guildhall and Thaxted St John the Baptist Church. The village offers a good range of amenities including a variety of shops, a weekly market, a number of Public Houses and restaurants. Thaxted is conveniently placed for commuters with access to the M11 on the outskirts of Bishops Stortford to the south and with mainline stations at Elsenham (7 miles) to the west and Bishops Stortford providing a regular commuter service to London's Liverpool Street. The market town of Saffron Walden is within 7 miles to the north.