Tendring, Essex


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  • Bedrooms: 5
PROPERTY DESCRIPTION A stylish five bedroom (two en-suite) detached contemporary residence enjoying an attractive semi-rural setting, discretely tucked away off a quiet lane located within the commutable North Essex village of Tendring. Comprehensively improved by the current owners, the property offers 4,000 sq ft of living accommodation comprising four reception rooms with a distinctive open plan triple aspect kitchen and open veranda. Complementing the principle residence is a self-contained annexe with independent kitchen and shower room facilities. Further benefits to the property include a double carport, double garage, in-and-out driveway and gardens enveloping the property with a total plot size of approximately 0.46 acres.

Four-panel clad security door opening to:

DINING HALL: 24' 4" x 13' 6" (7.43m x 4.14m) With stripped oak flooring throughout, bespoke staircase off and central inglenook fireplace with herringbone patterned brick tiled hearth and inset multi-fuel burning stove with carved oak mantle over. Oak double doors opening to:

SITTING ROOM: 20' 10" x 14' 7" (6.37m x 4.47m) Set in the southern wing with two casement windows to front, oak skirting and impressive array of exposed timber work with two crossbeams. Recessed inglenook fireplace with patterned tiled hearth, inset multi-fuel burning stove and carved oak mantle over. Panel glazed double doors opening to:

ORANGERY: 14' 7" x 12' 10" (4.46m x 3.92m) A stylish addition to the property set beneath a pitched roofline with a glazed surround on two sides, double doors to rear opening to gardens and further door to side opening to snaking brick pathway. Porcelain tiled flooring throughout and LED spotlights.

FAMILY ROOM: 12' 10" x 10' 4" (3.93m x 3.16m) A versatile room set to the rear of the property ideally suited as a snug/dining room with two casement windows to rear overlooking gardens. Exposed ceiling timbers and oak door with Suffolk latch opening to:

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 25' 7" x 19' 6" (7.80m x 5.96m) Enjoying an open plan, front to rear aspect with casement windows to front, side and five-panel bi-folding door leading directly to the veranda. The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of base and wall units comprising larder style pull-out units, cutlery drawers, pull-out pan drawers, shelving and tall larder units. Fitted appliances include two mid-height double ovens, coffee maker, five-ring hob with extraction above and fridge. Further space for American style fridge/freezer with wine store above. Corian worktops with upstands complement the range of wall units with further Corian topped central island unit comprising stainless steel single sink unit with mixer tap over, instant hot water setting and drainage to side. Base level island units comprise a Neff dishwasher, recycling and waste unit and deep, soft-close pull-out pan drawers. Tiled under floor heating throughout, spotlights and integrated ceiling speakers and enjoying a westerly rear aspect over the gardens.

OPEN VERANDA: 17' 7" x 10' 9" (5.38m x 3.30m) An extension of the kitchen/breakfast room with pitched roofline, reinforced glass to side and affording an open aspect over the rear gardens.

UTILITY ROOM: 9' 9" x 8' 10" (2.98m x 2.71m) Fitted with a matching range of gloss fronted base and wall units with worktops over and upstands above. Single sink unit with mixer tap over and casement window to front. Space and plumbing for washing machine, dryer and further space for additional freezer. Door to outside.

CLOAKROOM: Fitted with ceramic WC, pedestal oval wash hand basin with mixer tap above. Tiled flooring throughout, oak skirting and casement window to rear.

BOILER ROOM: Housing pressurised water system, useful storage units and oil-fired boiler. Casement window to rear.

First floor

LANDING: With casement window to front, row of spotlights and viewing raised internal window. Door to storeroom with useful fitted shelving.

MASTER BEDROOM: 22' 4" x 13' 8" (6.81m x 4.18m) Afforded a dual aspect with casement window to front and further window to rear overlooking gardens. Door to eaves storage space, rows of spotlights and door to:

EN-SUITE BATHROOM: 11' 0" x 6' 5" (3.37m x 1.96m) Principally tiled and fitted with ceramic WC, twin wash hand basins with Ramon Soler mixer taps over and free-standing roll-top bath with chromed hand-held shower attachment. Fully tiled separately screened walk-in shower unit with both hand-held and mounted chrome shower attachments. Further glazed casement window to side and tiled underfloor heating throughout.

DRESSING ROOM: 10' 9" x 6' 1" (3.28m x 1.87m) With casement window to side and spotlights.

BEDROOM 2: 13' 6" x 12' 7" (4.12m x 3.86m) Afforded a dual aspect with casement windows to front and rear, range of fitted wardrobe units and oak skirting. Door to:

EN-SUITE BATHROOM: 10' 5" x 6' 5" (3.18m x 1.96m) Principally tiled with part tongue-and-groove panelling and fitted with ceramic WC, Heritage pedestal wash hand basin and bath with chrome shower attachment over. Clouded glazed casement windows to side.

BEDROOM 3: 14' 3" x 9' 8" (4.36m x 2.97m) With casement window to front, viewing screen to rear.

BEDROOM 10' 4" x 8' 9" (3.16m x 2.69m) With casement window to rear overlooking gardens.

BEDROOM 5: 10' 5" x 8' 10" (3.18m x 2.70m) A versatile room currently being utilised as an office/study although offering excellent potential as a single guest bedroom if so required. Casement window to rear.

FAMILY BATHROOM: 10' 4" x 6' 1" (3.17m x 1.86m) Partly tiled and fitted with ceramic WC, wall-hung wash hand basin and bath with separate shower screen and chrome shower attachment. Wall-mounted heated towel rail and two clouded glazed casement windows to rear. Hatch to loft.

ANNEXE: Forming part of an extended building comprising the double garage, double carport and annexe.

BEDROOM: 18' 8" x 18' 2" (5.71m x 5.55m) Currently arranged as a ground floor bedroom with stone tiled flooring throughout and skirting, central LED light fitting and clouded glazed security door to outside. Staircase rising to:

STUDY: 15' 9" x 12' 2" (4.82m x 3.72m) With Velux window to rear with internal blind.

SITTING ROOM: 19' 8" x 12' 4" (6.00m x 3.76m) With wood effect stripped flooring throughout, casement windows to front and side and Velux window to side affording open views over adjacent farmland. Door to eaves storage space.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 12' 11" x 12' 4" (3.94m x 3.76m) Comprising a matching range of gloss fronted base and wall units with worktops over and upstands above. Stainless steel single sink unit with mixer tap above. Housing annexe hot water heater. Space and plumbing for fridge/freezer and microwave. Tiled flooring throughout, casement windows to front and Velux window to rear, eaves storage space. Oak door to:

SHOWER ROOM: 8' 7" x 5' 5" (2.63m x 1.66m) Principally tiled and fitted ceramic WC, pedestal wash hand basin and fully tiled shower unit with electric shower. Wall-mounted heated towel rail and clouded glazed window to side.

Outside Set amidst open farmland whilst retaining convenient access to major road and rail links, East Quest is set behind an established hedge line to front with twin wrought iron gates opening into a stone paved in-and-out driveway providing parking for approximately ten vehicles. Additional parking is provided through double gates. Direct access is also provided to:

DOUBLE CARPORT: 18' 9" x 18' 4" (5.74m x 5.61m) With brick base, oak framed edging and open double bay with light and power connected and door to annexe.

DOUBLE GARAGE: 19' 1" x 18' 8" (5.84m x 5.69m) With single electric up-and-over door to front, light and power connected.

GARDEN The property sits centrally within its plot, with a single expanse of lawn to front and interspersed via a central garden feature with chippings and planted roses. The principal residence is neatly flanked by a gravel bed with various perennial plants and well-maintained hedging, gated side access opens to the rear garden which enjoys a westerly aspect with a single expanse of lawn bordered by hedging and mature trees with various paths and walkways. A summer house and decked paving open to an area of raised beds behind the annexe with further walkway, greenhouse, two timber sheds and seating areas.

SERVICES: Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected. Oil fired heating. Electric under floor heating in kitchen, utility and en-suite to master bedroom. 22 solar panels on a feed tariff linked to battery storage within the garage. NOTE: None of these services have been tested by the agent.

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David Burr

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