- TWO BEDROOM LINK DETACHED BUNGALOW OVERLOOKING A PADDOCK TO THE FRONT
- BIG L-SHAPED HALL WITH LARGE STORE CUPBOARD
- FINE SIZE SEPARATE DINING ROOM OPENING THROUGH TO CONSERVATORY
- 2 GOOD SIZE DOUBLE BEDROOMS
- LOVELY PRIVATE REAR GARDEN
- SITUATED IN A PRETTY COUNTRY LANE IN THE SOUGHT AFTER VILLAGE OF RAMSDEN HEATH
- LOUNGE WITH FEATURE FIREPLACE
- 13ft KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
- DETACHED GARAGE AND PARKING FOR SEVERAL CARS
- VILLAGE HAS 3 GREAT PUBS/RESTAURANTS, SEVERAL SHOPS & IS JUST A 4 MINUTE DRIVE TO BILLERICAY
Tucked away in a welcoming private gravel mews of just two properties, this modern detached bungalow with two bedrooms and two reception rooms, has a lovely rural feel thanks to the open outlook across the neighbouring paddock which sits in front.
Enjoying an entrance porch and an "L" shaped reception hall this property has an immediate spacious feel. The accommodation has been well planned and offers great potential for further enlargement upon the existing rooms.
Positioned to one side are the two double bedrooms with one facing to the front the other to the rear, both of these bedrooms are just a few steps away from the bathroom, The living accommodation is then on the opposite side of the bungalow, a front facing lounge with a feature fire surround has a cosy feel while doors that open to the dining room and adjoining conservatory ensures natural light comes from either aspect. Access from the hall and dining room is the kitchen, this has Oak fronted base and wall units and a door opening onto the rear garden.
As mentioned, the property sits in a discrete turning located just off Park Lane, the pleasant rear garden with stocked borders have an established feel and a useful area to the side where there is currently a shed and a greenhouse. As you will see from the photos the driveway for this home extends to both the front and side of the property where it gives access to the attached single garage.
Finished in woodgrain effect double glazed units with a further hardwood door leading through to the:
Just as you walk in, on the right, is a very wide, built-in cupboard with sliding doors, providing a super storage facility.
The end of the hall opens up to a nice size where there is a built-in airing cupboard
LOUNGE 15ft 9' x 11ft 7' (4.8 m x 3.53m)
This lounge has a front facing window, a feature fire surround and doors that in turn lead into the dining room.
DINING ROOM 3.5 m x 3 m (11ft 5 x 9ft 10)
Positioned to the rear of the lounge, this is conveniently placed dining room enjoys natural light from the adjoining the conservatory and kitchen.
CONSERVATORY 3.15 m x 2.77 m (10ft 4 x 9ft 1)
This is of uPVC construction with brick base, there are doors to either side and a lantern roof.
KITCHEN 4.01 m x 2.84 m (13ft 1 x 9ft 3)
Fitted in a range of oak fronted wood units and roll edge work surfaces this kitchen provides space for appliances and a breakfast table and chairs. The inset sink is positioned under the rear window and there is a door leading out to the garden.
BEDROOM ONE 3.88 m x 3.38 m ( 12ft 8 x 11ft 1)
This front facing bedroom enjoys the views of the neighbouring paddock and has a range of fitted bedroom furniture including three double wardrobes and two draw units.
BEDROOM TWO 3.94 m x 3.37 m (12ft 11 x 11ft)
This good-sized double bedroom has a rear window overlooking the garden.
Having a front facing window, this tiled bathroom has a fitted suite comprising of a panelled enclosed bath, a pedestal wash basin and a low-level WC.
The property is approached via a shared private gravel drive, this extends in front of the property and to the side which in turn leads to the garage.
The rear garden commences a small paved area that extends across the rear of the property and in turn gives access to the rear door to the garage and the side courtyard area where there is a shed and a greenhouse. The garden itself is enclosed by fencing and has stocked borders and a main central lawn.
The attached garage has an up and over door, power and light connected, eaves storage and a rear door to the garden.
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Ramsden Heath is a sought-after village with an active community, situated roughly 2.7 miles north-east of Billericay.
There are a good range of facilities including three very good pubs - the White Horse (twice voted best family pub in East Anglia), the Nags Head (very popular traditional village pub) and the Fox and Hounds (recently taken over by locals Sarah & Mark who have quickly brought this country pub up the rankings to a great venue with the food there highly recommended).
There is a free church - The Christian Growth Centre along with a superb family-owned butchers - Andrews, a fairly new Coffee shop - 'Hall & Co' and beauticians.
There is also a primary school - the Downham C of E Primary School.
The recently built air-conditioned modern village hall is available for hire and consists of a small hall, a large hall and kitchen facilities.
I, like many of the Ramsden Heath residents often nip down to 'Hemmings' in the adjoining village of Ramsden Bellhouse, a well-stocked convenience store with an in-house Post Office providing the daily essentials.
As well as being in the catchment area for Downham Primary, Mayflower High School and Ramsden preschool the village has much to offer families of all ages.
There are award winning sports fields and a pavilion which includes football and tennis facilities.
Golf clubs are located in nearby Stock and Billericay.
There are plenty of local country walks, ideal for everyone and perfect for dog walkers, along with close and easy access to the Hanningfield Reservoir and Nature Reserve for fishing, bird watching and other activities.
For horse lovers, there are local riding stables, clubs and livery yards, all with easy access to a comprehensive bridleway system.
The local Recreation ground is well kept and maintained and has won awards for the facilities on offer including exercise equipment, table tennis, large variety of play equipment for children and basketball.
The nearby town of Billericay (approx. 2.7 miles) offers a comprehensive range of amenities including a thriving High Street with a Waitrose Store, good secondary schools (both State & Private), numerous recreational facilities and a Mainline Railway Service to London Liverpool Street (fast train 35 minutes Monday- Friday).
Chelmsford City Centre with its new flagship John Lewis Store is just 10 miles away and boasts the renowned King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford County High School for Girls, and New Hall Convent School.
Several buses provide easy transport to Billericay, Wickford and Chelmsford while peak time NIBs buses serve the london commuter leaving the White Horse for Billericay Railway Station at advertised times of 06:19 06:47 and 07:17 in the morning and then returning at 18:05 18:30 19:00 and 19:35 in the evening.
A bit of history
Ramsden Bellhouse and Ramsden Heath are now two separate villages, but until the first part of the 20th Century they were one village, which stretched from Stock in the north to Nevendon in the south.
The village was centered around the crossroads, where today the war memorial stands, in front of the White Horse Pub.
Confusingly it was known back then as Ramsden Bellhouse with Ramsden Heath simply an area of heathland to the north of the village.
About 1910 Homesteads Ltd bought Ramsden Bellhouse Farm and built an estate centre around St. Mary's Church about a mile from the old village which became known as Ramsden Bellhouse, and gradually the old village became Ramsden Heath.
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