A truly charming cottage offering superbly presented accommodation which has sympathetically been improved offering a magnificent extended kitchen/dining room with bi-fold doors bringing the garden into the living space. Located in a desirable turning within the City centre with Central Park at the end of the street which provides a pleasant shortcut to the train station, appx a 0.5 mile walk. The ground floor accommodation comprises of a through reception room to the front, complete with fireplace and wood flooring which extends through to the living room area which in turn gives access to the kitchen/diner, prepare to spend quality time in this beautiful, welcoming kitchen, designed for effortless prepping and cooking and with space to socialise with friends and family, bi-fold doors open out to the rear garden with a patio area to the fore and additional patio to the bottom of the garden ideal for entertaining. On the first floor is the main bedroom to the front of the cottage with a built in wardrobe, a walk through second bedroom which gives access to the luxury contemporary vintage style shower/wc incorporating a designer style eye catching black framed double width shower enclosure. The property benefits from gas central heating via radiators and uPVC double glazed windows, some are fitted with bespoke shutter style blinds.
City centre location with a short walk to Central park which is very popular with local residents as it offers a great way to get away from the hustle and bustle and relax and enjoy the open space and wildlife plus it has its own cafe for refreshments. Local footpaths and cycle routes run through the park leading to different parts of the City which also flow on into Admirals park with routes leading to Writtle village. Also, within walking distance is Virgin Active gym, a corner convenience shop and the sought after Moulsham Street with its array of popular eateries and convenience shopping facilities. The train station is just a 0.5 mile walk with an appx 36 minute commute to London Liverpool Street which stops en-route at Stratford. Easy access to the A130 plus the A12 trunk roads and also via the A12 Jct 28 for the M25 or in the opposite direction Colchester. Superstore shopping is close by with Tesco’s within in a 0.7 mile drive plus there is a Lidl off Princess Road and within 1.3 miles drive is the Clock Tower Retail Park offering an Aldi, M&S foodhall, furniture stores like DFS, SCS and a Dunelm for your home furnishings. Writtle village is not far away which has a picturesque duck pond, village public houses, tea rooms and Olio’s restaurant overlooking the green. Why not travel to visit Hylands House which is set within vast grounds and gardens, children’s featured play areas, vast green open areas to enjoy picnics or for the more competitive to play family/friends in a rounders or a mini football match or just chill on a blanket in front of the main grand house or in the truly amazing gardens to the rear.Front Reception/Study
10' 5" x 9' 11" (3.17m x 3.02m)Living Area
10' 5" x 10' 2" x ' " (3.10m) (upto stairwell )12' 10" (3.17m x 3.91m)Kitchen/Diner
15' 1" x 10' 1" (4.60m x 3.07m)Stairwell/Landing Bedroom 1
10' 5" x 9' 11" (3.17m x 3.02m)Bedroom 2 / dressing room
10' 6" x 9' 11" (3.20m x 3.02m)Shower room/wc Front elevation Rear Garden Permit Parking
Whilst the cottage does not have own parking, the current occupiers have two parking permits that enables parking in Seymour Street and surrounding turnings, tenants will need to apply for permit parking and is subject to successful application with the parking facilitator, currently charged at appx £28 per permit per annum, plus some visitors parking permits made available.
Band B is the Council Tax band for this property.
£1487.71 is the annual Council Tax bill for a property in this band. This amount does not include any discounts or exemptions.
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11 Duke Street
01245 253 377