4 Bedroom Cottage for sale in Howlett End, Wimbish
A truly wonderful 4-bedroom detached period cottage, occupying a delightful mature plot, well located within this popular and picturesque hamlet.
Schoolings is a wonderfully picturesque detached period property which has benefitted from being extended to create a lovely four-bedroom family house in the hamlet of Howletts End, near Wimbish. The property boasts period features throughout, including an array of exposed timbers, oak doors, and inglenook fireplace. Outside the property sits within a wonderful landscaped garden boasting an array of mature shrubs and bushes with views over stunning countryside. The property is in the heart of this picturesque and highly sought-after hamlet, with Saffron Walden only 5 miles away. In detail the accommodation comprises:
Accessed through an entrance porch to the right-hand side of the property, with built in storage space with integrated fridge freezer, space and plumbing for washing machine, and door to the inner hallway, with stairs rising to the first floor, storage cupboard and doors leading through to the cloakroom, sitting room and dining room.
Suite comprising low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin.
SITTING ROOM 19' 2" x 13' 7" (5.85m x 4.14m)
A characterful and spacious dual aspect living room with windows to the front and side aspects, exposed beams, and a large brick Inglenook fireplace with log burner. A door leads through to the study.
STUDY 12' 11" x 6' 11" (3.93m x 2.10m)
A bright, dual aspect room with windows to the front and side aspects, overlooking the garden. The room also features exposed beams.
DINING ROOM 15' 0" x 8' 10" (4.57m x 2.70m)
Dual aspect room with internal window to the conservatory and double-glazed door leading to the rear garden. The room also features exposed beams and has a large understairs cupboard.
KITCHEN 15' 7" x 8' 10" (4.76m x 2.70m)
A wonderful country style kitchen fitted with a range of matching base and eye level wall units with granite worksurfaces over, incorporating an inset sink, integrated fridge and freezer, range style cooker, space for dishwasher and tiled flooring. The room is dual aspect with windows looking out onto the rear garden and archway leading through to the conservatory.
CONSERVATORY 22' 4" x 12' 6" (6.80m x 3.80m)
A large glazed room with French doors leading out to the rear garden, tiled flooring, and automatic temperature-controlled windows to the ceiling.
Windows overlooking the rear garden and doors leading to the adjoining rooms.
BEDROOM 1 13' 5" x 11' 8" (4.10m x 3.65m)
A light and bright carpeted room with three double glazed windows to the side and rear aspects.
Suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, low level WC, pedestal wash basin and heated towel rail, window to side aspect, airing cupboard and part tiled walls.
BEDOOM 2 13' 3" x 9' 3" (4.03m x 2.82m)
Carpeted with window to the side aspect, exposed timbers, and built-in eaves storage cupboard.
BEDROOM 3 9' 7" x 9' 1" (2.93m x 2.75m)
Carpeted with window to the front aspect, exposed timbers, and built-in storage cupboard.
BEDROOM 4 12' 4" x 6' 5" (3.76m x 1.97m)
Carpeted with windows to the side and rear aspect, exposed timbers, and built-in storage cupboard.
The property sits in a good-sized plot, concealed behind hedging to the front, along with a gravelled driveway providing off-street parking for up to 5 vehicles. There is also a detached single garage positioned to the side of the property. The wrap around rear garden is beautifully landscaped and private with an abundance of well-stocked flower and shrub borders.
Wimbish is a small hamlet situated mid-way between Saffron Walden and Thaxted. There is a popular White Hart Public House, a convenience store at Elder Street and a primary school in Tye Green, Wimbish. Both Saffron Walden and Thaxted are busy market towns with a thriving community and Saffron Walden has a number of restaurants, coffee bars, independent stores, and boutiques. For the commuter there is a regular train service from either Newport or Audley End into London's Liverpool Street with a journey time of approximately 55 minutes. The area is also well placed for access via road towards Bishops Stortford, Cambridge and the A11/M11.
Gas central heating. Private drainage to septic tank.
Mains water and electricity.