£750,000 Guide price

4 bedroom Detached House for sale
Half Acres, Bishop's Stortford


An attractive and well maintained Edwardian style detached house which is located on a private road in one of Bishop's Stortford's most highly regarded residential areas.
The property was built in 1922 and has some interesting features as well as gas central heating and almost full double glazing.

The accommodation comprises: Entrance porch, entrance hall, bay fronted sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room with hand-built maple units, garden/utility room, downstairs cloakroom, four extremely well proportioned bedrooms and a bathroom with a white suite.

The house enjoys a very private plot with fully enclosed front and rear gardens. There is a separate plot of land, just to the front which has a detached garage, parking for at least three cars and a kitchen garden/storage area.

Half Acres is a quiet backwater discreetly tucked away close to the town centre and within easy walking distance of the mainline railway station. Waitrose supermarket and numerous eating and drinking establishments are a 'stone's throw' away.
EPC Band E.
Entrance Porch

Double glazed windows on three aspects. Quarry tiled floor. Double glazed door to

Entrance Hall - 2.440 x 2.108 (8'0" x 6'10")

Stairs to the first floor. Oak flooring. Radiator. Double glazed windows on two aspects. Doors to sitting room and dining room.

Sitting Room - 4.024 plus bay x 3.952 (13'2" plus bay x 12'11")

A charming reception room which is well lit by double glazed windows on two aspects including a bay window to the front elevation.
Attractive period fireplace with brick surround. Oak flooring. TV point. Radiator. Two wall light points. Picture rail. Shelving.

Dining Room - 4.024 x 3.639 (13'2" x 11'11")

Oak flooring. Radiator. Picture rail. Double glazed French doors lead out to a very private patio area in the front garden

Inner hall

Doors leading to sitting room, dining room and kitchen/breakfast room.
Oak flooring. understairs storage cupboard with light connected.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 4.875 x 3.717 (15'11" x 12'2")

A spacious dual aspect room featuring hand-built maple kitchen units with integrated double oven, gas hob and cooker extractor hood. Another interesting feature is the ceiling mounted pulley airer.

Single drainer sink unit with swan neck mixer tap and cupboards below. Adjacent work surfaces with cupboards and drawers below. Spaces and plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Space for upright fridge/freezer. Radiator. Ceramic tiled splashbacks to work surfaces. Cupboard housing plumbed in water softener. One double eye level wall cupboard plus shelving. One single and one double full-height storage cupboard. Adjacent shelving and large broom cupboard housing wall mounted gas fired boiler. Karndean wood effect flooring. Space for table. double glazed windows on two aspects. Door to

Garden/Utility room - 2.725 x 2.080 (8'11" x 6'9")

Double glazed windows on two aspects with double glazed door leading to the rear garden.
Karndean wood effect flooring. Door to

Downstairs Cloakroom - 2.011 x 0.858 (6'7" x 2'9")

Corner wash basin with tiled splashback. Low level WC. Double glazed window. Karndean wood effect flooring.

First Floor Landing

Radiator. Built-in airing cupboard housing pre-lagged hot water cylinder. Hatch to loft space.

Bedroom One - 4.026 x 3.948 (13'2" x 12'11")

A spacious master bedroom which is well lit by double glazed windows on two aspects.
Radiator. Picture rail. Bulkhead storage cupboard.
Range of fitted oak fronted wardrobe cupboards, shelving and dressing table unit.

Bedroom Two - 3.613 x 3.215 (11'10" x 10'6")

Radiator. Double glazed window. Picture rail. Bulkhead storage cupboard. Painted wooden floor.

Bedroom Three - 3.695 x 2.971 (12'1" x 9'8")

Radiator. Double glazed window. Painted wooden floor.

Bedroom Four - 3.709 x 2.035 (12'2" x 6'8")

Radiator. Single glazed windows on two aspects.

Bathroom - 2.690 x 1.802 (8'9" x 5'10")

Fitted with a white suite and complementary half tiled walls.
Pedestal wash basin. Low level WC. Panel bath with Trevi shower unit, tiled splash surround, shower rail and curtain.
Ceramic tiled floor. Radiator/heated towel rail. Double glazed window.

Rear Garden

A very private rear garden which is enclosed by a wall, fencing and a hedge. The garden is approximately 50' wide and varied in length as it is an irregular shape.
Raised paved area to one side of the house with steps leading down to a lawn area which has shrub borders and well stocked flower beds. Raised flower bed/rockery. Various shrubs and ferns.
Outside tap and lighting. Various trees including: Holly, acer damson and yew.

Front Garden

Another private garden which is enclosed by by a flint wall, fencing and a mature hedge.
Lawn area with shaped flower borders and abundantly stocked flower beds including a herb garden and Alpine area.
Block-paved and crazy paved pathways. Small paved patio area to the front of the dining room.
Side pedestrian access with pergola and garden shed. Gate leads to the rear garden.

Parking and Kitchen Garden Area - 18 x 6 (59'0" x 19'8")

A separate plot which provides off-street parking for at least three cars, a detached garage plus kitchen garden and storage areas.

We have been informed by the owners that this plot is included in the title for the main house.

Detached Garage - 6.668 x 2.890 (21'10" x 9'5")

Up and over door. Personal door to the side.


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For clarification, we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide. We have not carried out survey, not tested the services, appliances or specific fittings and any mention of such items does not imply that they are in working order. Room sizes are approximate and should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. Photographs are for illustration only and may depict items which are not for sale or included in the sale of the property. Any stated plot size is intended merely as a guide and has not been officially measured or verified. We have not checked the legal documents to verify the freehold/leasehold status of the property and purchaser is advised to obtain clarification from their solicitor or surveyor. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS 2003. Intending purchaser will be asked to produce identification documents and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there be no delay in agreeing the sale.


Nearest Schools

List of nearest schools to this property.

* Distances are straight line measurements.

2 Key Stage 2

St Michael's Church of England Primary School - 0.33 miles

4 Key Stage 4

St Mary's Catholic School - 0.3 miles

5 Key Stage 5

St Mary's Catholic School - 0.3 miles

Nearest Public Transport

List of nearest public transport to this property.

* Distances are straight line measurements.

 Train Station

Bishops Stortford Rail Station - 0.62 miles


London Stansted Airport - 4.55 miles

 Coach Station

Bishops Stortford: Holy Trinity Coach Stop - 0.35 miles

 Ferry Port

East India Pier - 26.25 miles


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