Elm Cottage, Cheapside, Waltham


Roost Estate Agents are delighted to be marketing for sale this beautifully renovated five bedroom home set on a two thirds of an acre plot with impressive mature grounds to all sides of the property. Elm Cottage was built by the highly regarded local builder John Snape in 1996 and the land was previously the orchard for the neighbouring property, The Elms. As you enter the bricked pillars at the front of the entrance, with the wrought iron electric gates leading onto the sweeping driveway, you instantly get a feel for what this property is about to reveal to you. The ground floor of Elm Cottage has a charming porch with tiled flooring, side window and composite double glazed door into a spacious hallway. The hallway has French polished solid oak flooring, bespoke inbuilt under stairs seating with soft close shoe storage, contemporary high level wall radiator, storage coat cupboard. From this space, to the left there is the main lounge area, along with a study which faces onto the left hand side of the gardens. The Lounge has the original open fire with Carrera marble tiled hearth, picture rails, contemporary plaster cornice and stunning views from the bay window over the front lawn and rose garden. The study comprises bespoke handmade, hand painted wall panelling, picture rail with dimmable LED up lighting, built in solid walnut desks with dimmable LED down lighters, bespoke storage, internally illuminated and with soft close drawers. Bespoke handmade window seat with storage, plaster cornice. The W/C is also found just inside the hallway and comprises solid oak floor, bespoke cabinetry, Carrera marble solid surfaces, gold plated taps, matt white herringbone tiles, hands free sensor flush WC, beautiful traditional style radiator. The kitchen follows on from the hall and provides dual aspect views over the side and rear lawns with double doors opening onto a porcelain patio which again give striking views of the rear garden. The kitchen is a contemporary modern design, with solid oak hand painted doors, a centre island with full width drawers and solid oak work tops, Rangemaster gas oven sits under a canopy extractor, CDA builtin dishwasher, ceramic sink with satin brass Franke monoblock tap, up and down LED lighting. Underfloor heating to travertine effect porcelain tiles. Continuing through an opening you will then find a snug/dining room in which the French doors are located at the side of property and look out onto the second of the patios, with LVT grey oak herringbone flooring. The last room on the ground floor is the double garage, which supplies excellent storage with a utility area within. Electric aluminium roller garage door. The first floor has a large landing area and a feature staircase which really makes this space a stand out area of the house. The master bedroom initially has a walk through dressing room with bronze mirrored soft close full height sliding doors. As you enter the bedroom itself there is another wall full of bronze mirrored sliding wardrobes, so storage space certainly isn’t an issue, bespoke handmade dressing table with Carrera marble solid surface and soft close drawers, bay window with countryside views over rolling fields. The master ensuite has been finished to a very high standard, with Carrera marble porcelain tiles throughout and striking gold plated fittings with a walk in wet room shower with porcelain mosaic, pumped power shower with rain water shower head, his and hers Minerva solid surface Matt basins over a Matt white solid surface with stylish vanity drawer unit. Two hand sensor heated and illuminated mirrors, centre wall lights, with WC, underfloor heating. The next three bedrooms are good double sizes and all benefit from dual aspect views making them light airy rooms. The family bathroom is situated off the landing space and is undergoing a bespoke installation to include free standing bath, fitted cabinetry, Matt white wall tiling and herringbone LVT floor. The remaining fifth bedroom is most suitable for a nursery or child’s bedroom with sloping ceiling into the eaves, built in book shelves, fitted wardrobes and dual aspect windows, with access to boarded loft area. The property really must be viewed to appreciate the overall level of thought and detail that has gone into it, every fixture and fitting have been individually chosen and are all of the highest standard. Other points to mention that the property offers – Mature landscaped wrap around gardens East facing patio to capture the morning sun and West facing patio to capture the evening sun, fruit trees, green house, chicken pen, hot tub area, summer house shed with wood burning stove, brand new wrought iron entrance gates, stunning new bathrooms plus much more. Viewings are available by appointment, contact Roost Estate Agents for more details or to arrange a viewing.

Viewings are available immediately on this property and can be arranged by contacting 01472 591526 / 07799452823 / info@roostestateagents.co.uk