Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex

3-bed End of Terrace House Offers Over £550,000

Property description

Situated in a popular and sought after semi rural location is this three bedroom end of terrace cottage occupying a quiet off road location and  which is believed to have been built in the 1850s. The accommodation which has the potential to extend (subject to planning approval) comprises an entrance hall with a staircase to the first floor. There is a good sized dual aspect lounge/diner with a feature fireplace and double glazed french doors leading out onto the rear garden. There is a kitchen which is fitted with a range of base and eye level units and incorporates a double cooker with four ring hob and canopy extractor hood above. In addition, there is a lobby which houses the oil fired central heating boiler and gives access to a ground floor WC with shower.  Upstairs there are three good size bedrooms and a bathroom WC with power shower. To the rear of the house there is an established garden of approx 100'. which commences with a paved patio area and pergola. The remainder of the garden is laid principally to lawn with established flower and shrub borders and block paved patio area. To the rear of the garden there is a detached brick built garage and driveway as well as two garden sheds, a greenhouse and oil tank. There is further residents parking on an adjacent gravel driveway. The property is double glazed and has oil fired radiator central heating.

Area information

This established end terraced home can be found in a quiet and sought after location, positioned on the outskirts of Writtle approx. three miles from the City of Chelmsford. The area has an abundance of open countryside walks across fields and bridle paths surrounding this tranquil area, as well as a cycle route into the City centre. The neighbouring village of Writtle has a range of local shops, stores, traditional public houses and sought after restaurants. There is also primary and secondary schooling available together with a doctors surgery and library. The house is well located for various road links and a short distance from Writtle with bus services providing access to Chelmsford city centre and railway station. Nearby Ingatestone is located just a short drive away which has a traditional High Street with boutique shops and eateries and is popular with commuters due to the journey times to London Stratford and Liverpool Street.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Shower room/WC


11' 11" x 11' 2" (3.63m x 3.40m)


10' 11" x 22' 11" (3.33m x 6.99m)

First Floor


Bedroom One

12' 1" x 11' 0" (3.68m x 3.35m)

Bedroom Two

11' 1" x 10' 11" (3.38m x 3.33m)

Bedroom Three

11' 6" x 7' 7" (3.51m x 2.31m)




Tenure: Freehold

Council Tax info: Band D is £1,954.08 Local Authority – Chelmsford Town Centre

Agents Note:

The current owners purchased shares in an area of land adjacent to the property as part of a consortium of local residents in 2004 to protect the land and provide additional parking, and would like to offer the new owners the opportunity to purchase these shares. Further information on the costings can be made available upon request.


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  • No onward chain
  • Semi rural location
  • Ground floor WC with shower
  • Lounge/diner
  • Good size rear garden
  • Detached garage & driveway
  • Oil fired radiator central heating
  • End terraced cottage
  • Close proximity to Hylands park
  • Approx 0.5 miles to Writtle village centre


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11 Duke Street
01245 250 222

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