Redes

$1,697,956
4
Bedrooms
2 274
ft2
3
Ac
For sale by
Strutt & Parker
Strutt & Parker

Description

Redes is a charming Grade II Listed thatched cottage, with four bedrooms and extensive grounds, set in the small Essex village of Ford End, seven miles from Chelmsford. The original building dates back to 1389. Later 18th century additions were added to the cottage and it was restored and extended in the last century to create a thoroughly pleasant home, with irregular timber beams lending the acc…
Redes is a charming Grade II Listed thatched cottage, with four bedrooms and extensive grounds, set in the small Essex village of Ford End, seven miles from Chelmsford. The original building dates back to 1389. Later 18th century additions were added to the cottage and it was restored and extended in the last century to create a thoroughly pleasant home, with irregular timber beams lending the accommodation plenty of character.There are four reception rooms on the ground floor, as well as a welcoming reception hall, which provides enough space for a seating area. There is a dual aspect drawing room and a comfortable sitting room, with a grand brick-built fireplace, which is fitted with a woodburning stove. There is also a formal dining room and a splendid sun room with a south and east facing aspect. The kitchen welcomes plenty of natural light with its full-height windows and French doors opening onto the gardens, while there are smart units in cream, granite worktops, a split butler sink and a range cooker. The utility room has a granite worktop and integral fridge freezer.On the main first floor area there are three double bedrooms, with a fourth double bedroom in a separate part of the first floor, situated above the drawing room. There is a shower room on the first floor, while the family bathroom and further shower room can be found on the ground floor.At the entrance to the property, a five-bar timber gate opens onto a gravel driveway, which leads to the house and the detached outbuilding with a garage. The outbuilding also provides a stable and workshops space. The property has delightful gardens, with gravel pathways surrounding the cottage, paved terracing and well-presented lawns and borders, enclosed by mature trees and hedgerow. In addition, there are several pens and paddocks, divided by post and rail fencing, providing space for grazing animals.Character Grade II listed thatched cottageFour reception roomsTwo shower rooms and family bathroomWorkshop, double garage, storePaddocks and stableAbout 3 acresGated drivewayVillage location

Amenities

Lot

Equestrian

Indoor

Fireplace

Outdoor

Garage

Building Info

Property type
House

Location

Main Road, Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom

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Registered on JamesEdition
2021
Address
5 Aldermanbury Square, London
Listing Reference
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