STEP BACK IN TIME…This beautiful period double fronted character cottage is situated a conservation area in the pretty hamlet of Messing which is really a beautiful semi rural location, yet within two miles of Kelvedon railway station and easy access to the A12.
STEP BACK IN TIME…This beautiful period double fronted character cottage is situated a conservation area in the pretty village oft of Messing which is really a beautiful semi rural location, yet within two miles of Kelvedon railway station and easy access to the A12.
There is a fantastic village pub in the Old Crown, incorporating a Farm Shop, a magnificent fourteenth century Church, and a former work house which now serves as a village hall.
Even though Messing is nestled deep within the Essex countryside, the small village has excellent links to London from the neighbouring town of Kelvedon, which is home to the nearest railway station. From here, the journey by train to London Liverpool Street takes 45 minutes. By car, the city of Chelmsford is located just 15 miles from the village, and Colchester, Britain`s oldest recorded town is 8.5 miles away. Stansted airport is a 40-minute drive away, with other London airports such as Heathrow, Gatwick and Southend each accessible by car in under 90 minutes.
Properties in Messing rarely come available as often they are passed down through the generations, not least It was the birthplace of Reynold Bush, ancestor to former presidents of the USA, George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush.
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.Lounge – 12’6″ (3.81m) x 10’6″ (3.2m)
Hardwood entrance door and window to front, radiator, brick open fireplace, cupboard housing domestic meters, drop latch door to;
Dining Room – 12’6″ (3.81m) x 8’9″ (2.67m)
Window to front, radiator, drop latch door to stairs to first floor, recess storage cupboard, drop latch door to;
Kitchen – 10’0″ (3.05m) x 6’0″ (1.83m)
Window to rear, a fitted kitchen with butler sink inset into solid wood work tops, eye and base four ring hob and electric oven, built in microwave, cupboard housing domestic boiler, tiled flooring, doorway to:
Door to rear; garden, tiled flooring, drop latch door to:
Obscure window to rear, radiator, a white suite with low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with inset shower unit over, mostly tiled walls, extractor fan, tiled flooring.
First Floor Landing
Stairs to ground floor, Window to rear, drop latch door to;
Master Bedroom – 12’6″ (3.81m) x 10’6″ (3.2m)
Window to front and rear, radiator, feature cast fireplace, access to loft, airing cupboard.
Bedroom Two – 9’10” (3m) x 9’1″ (2.77m)
Window to front, radiator,
Mainly laid to lawn, oil tank, pedestrian rear aspect.
With shrub beds.