4 Bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale in The Green, Widdington
A superb and spacious 3/4 bedroom family home occupying a delightful elevated position set in the heart of this highly popular village.
Charis House is a rarely available and beautifully maintained 3 / 4 bedroom semi-detached family home, occupying an elevated position set in the heart of this highly popular village, overlooking the village green. The property benefits from well-appointed living accommodation and a pretty enclosed garden with attractive views to the rear, which backs onto open paddock land. The property provides spacious yet characterful feel with modern and practical additions, including a light and airy vaulted kitchen/dining room with bi-fold doors leading to the rear garden, as well as a vaulted ground floor bedroom/playroom with shower room.
In detail, the spacious accommodation comprises on the ground floor of an entrance hall, accessed from a door to the side of the property, a large light and airy double fronted living room with open fireplace and bay window to the front aspect, a snug with attractive tiled flooring and fireplace housing a log burner, internal window and door leading through to the large open plan kitchen/dining room. The stylish and contemporary kitchen/dining room is a particularly wonderful feature of this attractive property and comprises of a fully fitted kitchen with a range of base and eye level glossed units and central breakfast bar with granite effect work surface over, incorporating a ceramic sink unit. There is space for a large electric range cooker with extractor fan over, and space for a large free-standing fridge freezer. The kitchen area opens out into a spacious dining area with large vaulted ceiling and bi-fold doors providing access to the rear garden. The room also benefits from LED recessed lighting, with a range of lighting options, electric underfloor heating, and a modern wood effect floor which continues through the dining area and kitchen. From the kitchen there is a small utility area with plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, as well as providing access to an enclosed shower cubicle and wc with a door leading through to the vaulted playroom/4th bedroom with French doors leading out onto the rear garden.
On the first floor the property comprises of 3 double bedrooms, two with fitted wardrobes with full-height sliding mirrored doors, as well as family bathroom suite fitted with shower enclosure, wash hand basin and low level wc, along with windows to the side and rear aspect and electric underfloor heating. There is also a boarded and lit loft space.
The property enjoys an elevated position, with the house set back from the road behind small front garden, which is laid to lawn, and a side driveway providing off road parking and access to a detached single garage. There is a side gateway which leads to the pretty enclosed rear garden with an attractive outlook opening onto open countryside. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of shrubs and bushes around the perimeter and a paved patio area perfect for al fresco dining. There is a good size garden shed providing ample storage for garden equipment and a greenhouse.
• Spacious 3/4 bedroom semi-detached property occupying a pleasant plot backing onto paddock land.
• Extended to provide extremely flexible living accommodation.
• Off road parking and detached single garage.
• Attractive enclosed garden with open rear outlook.
• Situated in this highly sought-after village, which has many attractive period houses, including a fine 16th Century church, and the renowned Fleur De Lys Public House.
• The village is ideally located for access to London, Cambridge, Bishop's Stortford, and Stansted Airport.
Widdington is set amongst attractive undulating countryside, yet only two miles from the village of Newport, which has a good range of shops and a mainline station providing a regular service to London's Liverpool Street Station. Audley End mainline station (Liverpool Street within 51 minutes) is just over 4 miles away. The market town of Saffron Walden is within 6 miles with a thriving twice weekly market, excellent range of shops, leisure facilities, coffee bars and restaurants. Widdington is in the catchment area for the highly renowned Joyce Frankland Academy (formerly Newport Free Grammar School). For more extensive shopping facilities Bishop's Stortford with a mainline station is within 8 miles. Cambridge is within 19 miles to the north (16 minutes by train from Audley End). Access to the M11 south (9 miles) is at junction 8, Bishop's Stortford, or going north, junction 10 at Duxford for the M11/A11. There are also bus services running through the village providing access to the local towns and villages.
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected to the property. The central heating system is supplied by oil (there is no mains gas in the village).
Energy Performance Certificate