Bacons Lane, Chappel, Colchester


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  • Bedrooms: 3
The block paved driveway provides access to a storm porch that welcomes you to Meadow Cottage. On entering the property, the hallway opens to a sitting room (with an attractive open fire), that enjoys views across the Colne Valley. Also accessed from the hallway and again to the front of the house is a well-proportioned dining room, an excellent space for formal entertaining.

The large kitchen / breakfast benefits from an island and there are a range of integrated MIELE appliances including an induction hob, pyrolytic oven, extractor hood and dishwasher. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine as well as space for a large American style fridge freezer.

The patio to the rear of the property can be accessed via Patio doors from the kitchen, which is completed with a good array of cupboards and drawers providing ample storage space. The utility room (located adjacent to the kitchen) also provides additional storage space as well as housing the oil-fired boiler.

One of the double bedrooms is located on the ground floor with views across the rear garden. A family bathroom serves this bedroom which is comprised of a bath with shower attachment, toilet and handbasin set within a vanity unit. The bathroom also benefits from underfloor heating. A separate w/c completes the ground floor accommodation and is comprised of a toilet and handbasin.

Ascending the stairs to the first floor, the master bedroom (that enjoys views across the Colne valley) contains built in wardrobe space. The third bedroom (also a double) provides access to the airing cupboard and additional eaves storage. The shower room that serves the two first floor bedrooms completes the internal accommodation and is comprised of a shower cubicle, handbasin set within a vanity unit, toilet and heated towel rail.

OUTSIDE To the front of the property the block paved driveway provides ample off-road parking for a number of vehicles as well as access to the detached double garage (with power and lighting). A side gate provides access to the large enclosed rear garden that is mainly laid to lawn, but also features a range of mature trees and shrubs.

A large patio provides a lovely space for entertaining, and a vegetable plot is located to the rear. There is also a shed and greenhouse, and the oil tank is located adjacent to the utility room and security lighting to both the front and rear of the property.

SITUATION Meadow Cottage is located in the popular village of Chappel. The local primary school was rated 'good', in the latest Ofsted report. Chappel & Wakes Colne train station provides a connecting service to the mainline at Marks Tey for onward travel to London. There is also a village shop and popular public house.

The bustling town of Colchester benefits from a wide range of amenities, as well as mainline rail services to London Liverpool Street. Colchester has a number of well-regarded secondary schools including Colchester Royal Grammar, Colchester High School & St Mary's.

The A12 and A120 are also within easy reach.

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