THE PROPERTY A stunning listed detached property situated within the heart of this popular village. The spacious accommodation extends to circa 1600 sq ft and benefits from three good sized reception rooms enjoying period features such as exposed beams and fireplaces. On the first floor there are four separate bedrooms and externally a cottage style garden.
THE LOCATION Great Saling is a village and former civil parish, now in the parish of The Salings,in the Braintree district of the English county of Essex. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 Census was 282. It is near the town of Braintree. The hamlet of Blake End was part of the parish.
The village had on its green what was reputed to be the largest elm tree in England. With a girth of 22 feet 6 inches and a height of 40 metres, the elm was identified by the botanist R. H. Richens as an Ulmus × hollandica hybrid, before it succumbed to Dutch Elm Disease in the 1970s.
The parish church is dedicated to St James, and is in the Diocese of Chelmsford. It is Grade II* listed.
Porch Two leaded light windows to side, quarry tiled flooring and exposed beams, hardwood part stained glass entrance door, storage cupboard, doors to:
Lounge 4.44m (14’7") x 4.31m (14’2") Two leaded light windows to front, inglenook open fireplace, two radiators, telephone point, TV point, wall light point(s), exposed beams, door to:
Sitting Room 4.41m (14’6") x 3.07m (10’1") Leaded light window to front, leaded light window to side, open fireplace housing cast- iron stove, radiator, telephone point, TV point, wall light point(s), exposed beams, door to:
Dining Room 5.10m (16’9") x 2.76m (9’1") Two windows to rear, radiator, tiled flooring, wall light point(s), ‘French’ doors to garden, door to:
Sitting Room 4.96m (16’3") x 3.11m (10’3") Two windows to rear, radiator, telephone point, TV point, wall light point(s), exposed beams, ‘French’ doors to garden.
Kitchen 3.87m (12’9") x 2.86m (9’5") Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with worktop space over, 1+1/2 bowl sink unit with tiled splashbacks, water softener, plumbing for dishwasher, space for range style cooker with extractor hood over, window to rear, quarry tiled flooring and exposed beams and ceiling spotlights, larder cupboard, door to:
Utility 2.47m (8’1") x 1.66m (5’5") Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with worktop space over, plumbing for washing machine, vent for tumble dryer, space for fridge/freezer, radiator, quarry tiled flooring, half glazed stable door to garden.
Inner Hallway Storage cupboard, stairs, doors to:
Shower Room Fitted with three piece suite comprising tiled shower enclosure with folding glass screen, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC tiled splashbacks, leaded light window to side, radiator, tiled flooring.
Landing Cupboard housing hot water cylinder, doors to:
BEDROOM 1 12′ x 10′ 6" (3.66m x 3.2m) Leaded light window to side, leaded light window to front, radiator, telephone point, wall light point(s), good sized semi walk in wardrobe
Bedroom 2 3.95m (13′) x 2.40m (7’11") Two double glazed windows to rear, range of wardrobe and over stairs cupboards.
Bedroom 3 4.05m (13’3") x 1.99m (6’6") Leaded light window to side, leaded light window to front, range of wardrobe cupboards, exposed beams.
Bedroom 4 2.71m (8’11") x 1.78m (5’10") Leaded light window to side, radiator.
Bathroom Fitted with four piece suite comprising panelled bath with hand shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled shower enclosure with folding glass screen and close coupled WC, tiled splashbacks, double glazed window to rear, radiator.
OUTSIDE The property has a driveway leading to a garage with a front garden area. Access leads to the rear which is laid mainly to lawn with a patio area and numerous sheds. Well stocked with a variety of flowers and shrubs and a raised vegetable bed.