4 Bedroom Detached House for sale in High Street, Widdington
A truly wonderful and rarely available detached family home with all the features of a character property including exposed beams and fireplaces throughout.
- Grade II listed
- Attractive and individual detached family home
- Two garages
- Off road parking
- Potential to extend (STPP)
- A pleasant plot in the heart of this popular village
Martins Farm is a truly wonderful and rarely available detached family home with all the features of a character property including exposed beams and fireplaces throughout. The property provides approximately 2,706 sqft of well-appointed living accommodation. The property occupies a lovely spot just a short distance from the village centre and sits on a pleasant plot. The property offers well-appointed and versatile living accommodation and whilst the property boasts a large amount of accommodation there is potential to extend necessary to planning permission.
In detail the accommodation comprises on the ground floor of a large, open plan kitchen/dining room with attractive wooden flooring and tiled flooring with two cupboards providing under stair storage, as well as windows to the side and rear aspect. The farmhouse style kitchen is fitted with a range of base and eye level units with work surface over incorporating a butler sink unit and dual fuel rangemaster with extractor hood above. There is an integrated dishwasher and fridge. A central island provides additional food preparation space. The kitchen provides access to the utility room which is fitted with a range of units and a worksurface incorporating a stainless-steel sink unit. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer and plenty of space for extra appliances. There is a door from the utility room providing access to the rear garden.
The lounge is complimented by a beautiful inglenook fireplace with working log burner, windows to the front and rear aspects as well as a door leading out to the rear garden. A second reception room also benefits from a working fire with large window to the front aspect. A further door leads to a study with window to front aspect. The downstairs is completed by a shower room which comprises of a WC, wash hand basin and shower enclosure.
On the first floor, the property boasts four good size bedrooms, including a large principal bedroom with vaulted ceilings and windows to side and rear aspect filling the room with natural light. The second bedroom is a dual aspect room with feature fireplace and a large amount of built-in storage. Bedroom three has a window to the front aspect. The fourth bedroom is a good size with staircase leading to the second floor. A family bathroom comprises of a three-piece suite with panelled bath, WC, hand wash basin and heated towel rail.
The second floor has substantial attic space, with windows to the front, side and rear of the property. The area could be converted subject to necessary planning permission.
The property occupies a pleasant plot with the property sitting towards the front with a good sized, part walled, wrap around garden which is laid mainly to lawn. There is off-road parking in front of one of the garages, as well as an additional garage. The garden has a large, paved patio to the rear of the property ideal for al fresco dining. There is a vegetable patch and gated access to the front, side and rear of the property. The garage to the rear of the property has lighting and electricity as well as substantial storage in the boarded loft space.
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.
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected to the property. The central heating system is supplied by oil.