Guide Price £1,175,000  6 Bed Grade II Detached Cottage, Middle Street, Clavering


  • Sought after village location
  • Renovated and extended
  • Bespoke fitted kitchen
  • Versatile accommodation
  • Wealth of exposed timbers
  • Detached office/annexe
A stunning Grade II Listed property located in a picturesque setting in one of the area's most sought after villages. The property has been completely renovated, enhanced and extended by the current owners to provide a stylish and substantial home and incorporates a detached home office/studio.


Clavering is one of the region's most popular villages with an outstanding Primary School, a Supermarket and Post Office, Inns, Restaurant, and a good Village Hall with an award winning playing field. It is about 8 miles from the market towns of Saffron Walden and Bishop's Stortford, each of which has excellent educational shopping and recreational facilities. There are mainline stations at Audley End and Bishop's Stortford (Liverpool Street). There is access to the M11 at J's 8 & 9. Stansted Airport is within 9 miles.

GROUND FLOOR


RECEPTION HALL
Entrance door off the paved courtyard, double glazed leaded window overlooking the courtyard, exposed timbers, Inglenook fireplace (currently not in use and used as a recessed seating area), tiled flooring, built-in cloaks cupboard, small built-in cupboard housing the pressurised hot water cylinder, door to kitchen/dining room and door leading to the inner hallway.

CLOAKROOM
Quality suite comprising ornate vanity wash hand basin with marble top and stone splashback, low level WC, tiled flooring and obscure glazed window.

INNER HALLWAY
A wealth of exposed timbers and staircase rising to the first floor with understairs storage cupboard.

STUDY
11' x 10' 9" (3.35m x 3.28m)
Leaded window to the front aspect overlooking the street scene, further leaded window to side aspect, exposed timbers and bespoke timber shelving with cupboards below, stable door leading to the sitting room (not in use).

SITTING ROOM
19' 5" x 12' 2" (5.92m x 3.71m) plus Inglenook.
A delightful dual aspect room with bay window to the front aspect overlooking the street scene and window to the rear aspect overlooking the courtyard providing a good degree of natural lighting, Inglenook fireplace with brick hearth and bressumer over, parquet flooring, door to the rear lobby and further door to front entrance hall with carved timber front entrance door and exposed timbers.

REAR LOBBY
Stable door with large bulls eye window leading to the paved courtyard, exposed timbers and brickwork, door to:

FAMILY ROOM
19' 6" x 14' 9" (5.94m x 4.5m)
A triple aspect room with a number of leaded windows to the front, rear and side providing a good degree of natural lighting, a wealth of exposed timbers, fireplace with bressumer (not in use) and door with second staircase rising to the first floor.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM
22' 8" x 13' 6" (6.91m x 4.11m)
Fitted with a bespoke range of solid timber fronted base and eye level units with granite work top space and matching central island, ceramic Belfast sink, space for range cooker with gas point, tiled flooring, double glazed double doors leading to the courtyard with double glazed windows to either side.

At the end of the kitchen is a door which leads to a corridor, in turn leading to the utility room, staircase to bedrooms 5 and 6 and an internal rear door to the garage and outside.

UTILITY/STORE ROOM
17' 9" x 9' 2" (5.41m x 2.79m)
Timber door to outside and double glazed leaded window, built-in cupboard housing hot water cylinder. An ideal room for storage and pets.

FIRST FLOOR


LANDING
Doors to adjoining rooms.

BEDROOM 1
19' 8" x 16' (5.99m x 4.88m)
An impressive room with vaulted ceiling with a maximum height of 14' 3" and a wealth of exposed timbers, leaded windows to the front and rear aspects, door leading to inner landing in turn leading to Bedroom 2 with its own independent staircase.

BEDROOM 3
11' 2" x 10' 9" (3.4m x 3.28m)
A dual aspect room with leaded windows to the front and side aspects, exposed timbers.

BATHROOM
11' x 5' (3.35m x 1.52m)
Fitted with a high quality suite comprising period style fittings incorporating pedestal wash hand basin, roll-top bath with claw feet, low level WC, part wood panelled walls, timber flooring, exposed timbers and leaded windows to the side and rear aspect.

SECOND LANDING
Staircase rising from the family room, with exposed timbers and leaded window to the rear aspect, door to bedrooms 2 and 4.

BEDROOM 2
15' 5" x 10' 7" (4.7m x 3.23m)
A dual aspect room with windows to the front and side aspects, exposed timbers and fitted with a range of built-in wardrobes.

DRESSING ROOM/BEDROOM 4
9' 2" x 9' 2" (2.79m x 2.79m)
Fitted with a bespoke range of hardwood wardrobes, cupboards and drawers, exposed timbers, two windows to the rear aspect. The room was formerly a bedroom and could easily be re-established as a bedroom if the wardrobes and cupboards were to be removed.

LANDING
Off the kitchen is a corridor with third staircase rising to a further landing with conservation style skylight, leading to bedrooms 5 and 6. These rooms offer further bedroom accommodation or the opportunity for a living room and bedroom suite if required.

BEDROOM 5
14' 9" x 12' 1" (4.5m x 3.68m) max.
Leaded window to the rear aspect overlooking the garden and conservation style skylight.

ENSUITE
A quality suite comprising corner shower enclosure, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, wood panelled walls, tiled flooring and conservation style skylight.

BEDROOM 6
14' 9" x 10' 5" (4.5m x 3.18m)
Leaded window to the front aspect and conservation style skylight, door to:

ENSUITE
A quality suite comprising corner shower enclosure, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, wood panelled walls, tiled flooring and conservation style skylight.

INTERNAL DOUBLE GARAGE
19' 5" x 18' 1" (5.92m x 5.51m)
A pair of twin timber doors provide access off the gravel driveway. The garage has plastered walls and ceiling and a painted concrete floor, with power and lighting connected.

DETACHED OFFICE/ANNEXE
In addition to the main house is an extremely useful and versatile barn conversion, offering a multitude of uses including office suite, annexe, studio or games room.

OFFICE
19' 5" x 17' (5.92m x 5.18m) max.
The room has a good degree of natural lighting via a series of double glazed oak framed full height panels and doors leading onto the courtyard. In addition there is a further set of windows to the rear aspect, oak entrance door, built-in storage cupboard, exposed timbers, vaulted ceiling and travertine tiled flooring. The office could be sub-divided to incorporate a self contained full size kitchen if required.

BEDROOM/OFFICE
14' 5" x 9' 5" (4.39m x 2.87m)
Double glazed oak framed window overlooking the courtyard, exposed timbers, high vaulted ceiling and travertine tiled flooring.

KITCHENETTE
6' 4" x 3' 3" (1.93m x 0.99m)
Comprising stainless steel sink unit with cupboards above and below, tiled splashback, travertine tiled flooring, door to:

CLOAKROOM
Comprising low level WC, wash hand basin with tiled splashback and oak framed doubled glazed window with obscure glazing.

OUTSIDE
The property is set in a picturesque location in this highly regarded, sought after village. Set within approximately a third of an acre, to the front of the property there is a hardwood electrically operated gate leading to the gravel driveway providing ample off street parking and in turn leading to the garage. To the rear of the property is a large paved terrace with central fountain and flower beds, providing an excellent private entertaining area. This, in turn, leads to the lawned garden with flower and shrub beds and laurel hedge, also enjoying a good degree of privacy.

VIEWINGS
By appointment through the Agents.

Saffron Walden

T: 01799 523656

E: saffron-walden@cheffins.co.uk