Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex

5-bed Detached House Guide Price £1,100,000

Property description

This superb five bedroom detached family house was built in 1994 by Berkeley homes to a good standard of specification  and is situated in a private Mews turning of just three houses and within walking distance of Writtle village centre with it’s village green and duck pond. The accommodation comprises a spacious reception hall with a staircase rising to the first floor and a ground floor cloakroom. There is a good sized lounge with feature fireplace and separate dining room. The ground floor accommodation is further complimented by a study and a double glazed conservatory which overlooks the well tended rear garden. There is also a modern fitted kitchen with a range of base and eye level units with Corian worksurfaces. There is an integrated dishwasher as well as a Siemens double oven and five ring induction hob with extractor hood above. There is also an integrated fridge freezer. Leading off the kitchen is a useful utility room with further storage as well as space and plumbing for a washing machine and a door which gives access to a double garage. In addition, there is a pleasant sitting room which leads off of the kitchen and overlooks the rear garden and open farmland beyond. Upstairs there is a total of five bedrooms with en suite facilities to the master bedroom and also to bedroom three. There is also a family bathroom/shower room. To the front of the property there is a driveway providing off-road parking and giving access to a double width garage. A particular feature of this property is the superbly maintained and laid out rear garden which initially commences with a paved patio area with inset fishpond and adjacent ornamental waterfall. There is a large expanse of lawn with established flower and shrub borders as well as a summer house. The garden backs directly onto open farmland.

Area Information

Writtle is a traditional English village having a historic centre being close to the A414 route and with easy access to the A12 trunk road. The village features a delightful village green with a beautiful church just set back from the green. It has the facilities of a modern village and is surrounded by pleasant arable countryside, providing fabulous family walks. Within the village are a few modern restaurants and local pubs in close walking distance together with a convenient grocery store nearby and another store within the parade of shops at the Long Brandocks development. Ideal location for schooling with Writtle infant and junior school being walkable and just a short distance is the local comprehensive school, Hylands. The City centre and train station are just 2.7 miles to travel and for the keen cyclist, cycle paths run through from Writtle via Admirals Park to the City centre. Hylands House and park with its fantastic children’s recreation area and cafe's is just on the periphery of the village, along with the village recreational field incorporating football and cricket fields, a community centre, tennis courts and 4G football pitch.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall



12' 3" x 20' 7" (3.73m x 6.27m)

Dining Room

10' 1" x 13' 8" (3.07m x 4.17m)


14' 6" x 10' 0" (4.42m x 3.05m)


8' 7" x 9' 9" (2.62m x 2.97m)


12' 0" x 11' 8" (3.66m x 3.56m)

Utility Room

6' 7" x 7' 7" (2.01m x 2.31m)

Sitting Room

12' 2" x 11' 9" (3.71m x 3.58m)

First Floor


Bedroom One

13' 8" x 10' 8" To wardrobes (4.17m x 3.25m)

En Suite Bathroom

Bedroom Two

9' 11" x 12' 3" (3.02m x 3.73m)

Bedroom Three

9' 1" x 9' 11" (2.77m x 3.02m)

En Suite Shower Room

Bedroom Four

9' 10" x 9' 0" (3.00m x 2.74m)

Bedroom Five

8' 8" x 8' 0" (2.64m x 2.44m)

Family Bathroom


Tenure: Freehold

Council Tax info: Band G is £3,256.80 Local Authority – Chelmsford Town Centre

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  • Select Private Mews
  • An impressive 1984 sq ft of accommodation
  • Walking distance to Village Green and Duck pond
  • Three reception rooms
  • Impressive plot backing onto open farmland
  • Walking distance to popular local bars & restaurants
  • Double Garage
  • Sought after village location
  • No onward chain
  • Five bedrooms, two having ensuite facilities


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11 Duke Street
01245 250 222

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