Recently restored from the bare bones to practically a brand new home retaining some of the existing features of this beautiful Lodge property. For sale with NO ONWARD CHAIN and is positioned in the heart of the village conservation area.
This charming Lodge is believed to date back to 1907 and has recently been beautifully restored from bare bones to practically brand new, whilst keeping some of the original features. Inside, the sellers have been mindful to have no trip hazards installing low threshold doorways and a wider than normal hallway which leads from the front of the property through to the garden. There is an entrance hall with a walk in storage cupboard, a lounge, a bright and airy open plan kitchen/diner with built in and integrated appliances, two double bedrooms with the master having an en suite shower room. There is also a further bathroom situated off of the hall. Outside, there is a newly laid large hard wearing multi stone resin patio area with matching paths and a driveway to front providing off road parking for three vehicles. Other benefits for this home include under floor heating throughout with independent room control stat's, outside security lighting and a Yale alarm system. Only by an internal viewing can you fully appreciate the level of detail and size of accommodation on offer.
The perfect location
Vineyards Lodge has historical value to the local area and has to be one of the most conveniently positioned homes we have marketed in recent years. Positioned opposite The Vineyards which has a range of local shops and stores including a Gregg's bakers, butchers, green grocers, Co-op supermarket, Post Office, barbers and hairdressers to name a few. The local library, dentist and a choice of public houses are also within walking distance. The Lodge is on a bus route to the City centre and railway station with trains to London Liverpool Street from 35 minutes. The A12 (J17) & A130 are positioned 1.4 miles away with road links towards London, Southend and Colchester.
Composite front door, Amtico style wood effect flooring with under floor heating, walk in storage cupboard housing the boiler with lighting, loft access, wired smoke detector.
Lounge 5.26m (17'3') x 3.45m (11'4')
Two uPVC double glazed windows to side, under floor heating, wall media TV point.
Open plan kitchen/diner 6.40m (21'0') in to kitchen x 4.72m (15'6')
4.04m (13'3') to kitchen, range of high gloss soft closing cupboards and drawers, built in and integrated Neff and Bosch appliances, solid oak wooden work surfaces with inset white ceramic single drainer sink unit and induction hob, unit housing the oven, integrated dishwasher and washing machine, space for American style fridge/freezer with service valve, matching eye level units over. Amtico style wood effect flooring with under floor heating, wired heat detector, uPVC double glazed windows to rear and side, french doors to either side of the dining area and twin opening sliding doors with side lights over looking and leading on to the patio area.
Bedroom 1 3.56m (11'8') x 3.07m (10'1')
uPVC double glazed sash window to front, under floor heating, wall media TV point, wired smoke detector, door to:
En suite shower room
White suite comprising: Shower cubicle, low level w.c., vanity wash hand basin with drawers below, fitted wall mirror, Amtico style wood effect flooring with under floor heating, extractor.
Bedroom 2 3.02m (9'11') x 3.53m (11'7')
uPVC double glazed window to rear, under floor heating, wall media TV point, wired smoke detector.
White suite comprising: Panelled bath with mixer taps and shower attachments over, low level w.c., vanity wash hand basin with drawers below, Amtico style wood effect flooring with under floor heating, extractor.
To the front of the property there are raised cottage style flower beds, further raised bed finished with plum slate which has been designed to create an area suitable for potted plants. Box hedging has recently been planted in the retaining bed which will provide further screening in the future There is also an outside water tap and farmhouse style pedestrian and vehicle gates.
There is a hard wearing multi stone resin driveway to the side providing off road parking for three vehicles with a matching resin path leading to the entrance door and side gate providing access in to the garden. Perimeter shrub hedging, outside water tap, shingle side garden area suitable for storage.
To the rear of the property there is a 5.18m (17'0') x 7.92m (26'0') resin patio area directly off of the open plan kitchen/diner and a 13.41m (44'0') x 13.41m (44'0') brand new lawned garden area with a resin path leading to front.