Church End, Barley, Royston
Main DescriptionA charming and characterful 2 bedroom cottage in the heart of the much sought after village of Barley.
2 Church End is a charming and well presented cottage situated in the heart of the much sought after village of Barley within walking distance to the local amenities. The 2 bedroom character cottage is surprisingly spacious with period features throughout including exposed beams and a feature brick fireplace with an inset log burner to the sitting room and a refitted bathroom with new radiators throughout. The cottage benefits from a pretty enclosed rear garden with terrace area perfect for al fresco dining. In detail, the accommodation comprises;
ON THE GROUND FLOOR
SITTING ROOM 12' 0" x 11' 7" (3.66m x 3.53m)
Entrance door and window to the front aspect, brick feature fireplace with inset Aga multifuel burner and exposed beams. Door to;
Stairs rising to the first floor with under stairs storage, door to;
Modern, refitted fully tiled bathroom comprising low level WC with hidden cistern, vanity unit cupboard with ceramic sink and chrome mixer tap, panelled Whirlpool Spa Bath with shower head over and separate handheld attachment.
KITCHEN 12' 0" x 8' 5" (3.66m x 2.57m)
Fitted with a range of base and eye level units painted in Farrow and Ball Lime White with worksurface over incorporating a ceramic sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap. There is a newly fitted Rangemaster cooker, space for a fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. There are two roof lights, heated towel rail and Karndean flooring. The space opens through to;
DINING AREA 10' 9" x 8' 3" (3.28m x 2.51m)
Window and glazed door to the rear aspect leading to the patio, two roof lights and fitted cupboard housing the gas fired boiler.
ON THE FIRST FLOOR
Doors leading to;
BEDROOM ONE 11' 7" x 10' 8" (3.53m x 3.25m)
Window to the front aspect, two built in wardrobes
BEDROOM TWO 9' 2" x 8' 0" (2.79m x 2.44m)
Window to the rear aspect
To the front of the house is a pretty enclosed cottage garden with a path leading to the front door and gravelled flower beds sat behind a picket fence. To the rear of the property is a secluded garden with a paved terrace area, perfect for al fresco dining with steps leading to the lawned garden. The garden is bordered by mature hedging and trees. There is a separate garage en-bloc with a single parking space in front.
The picturesque and highly sought after village of Barley has an Inn, Post Office/Stores, Church and Primary School. Barley lies 4 miles from Royston, 9 miles from Saffron Walden and about 6 miles from the M11 motorway access point at Duxford (Junction 10). The university city of Cambridge is about 12 miles north. For the commuter, Royston has its own mainline station offering a service to London Kings Cross. Audley End mainline station is located about 2 miles west of Saffron Walden with a service to London Liverpool Street.