Southborough Road, Old Moulsham

  • £1,800,000
Southborough Road, Old Moulsham

Southborough Road, Old Moulsham

Southborough Road, Old Moulsham
  • £1,800,000


Property ID: 145
  • Detached
  • Property Type
  • 6
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Bathrooms


A landmark Edwardian grade II listed six bedroom detached family home situated in the sought after area of Old Moulsham, within walking distance of the city centre and railway station. There are excellent local schools and green open spaces nearby.

Southborough House is a landmark property of significant historical interest. In 1908 it was constructed for Sir John Crittall by renowned architect C H B Quennell, a major force in the creation of many fine houses in Hampstead Garden Suburbs. The wood panelled dining room has the Crittall metal iron works within the panelling, the oak staircase with window seat and numerous original plaster mouldings are just some of the features as to why Grade II listing was awarded. The restoration of the property has been sympathetic, however contemporary, quality fittings have been installed, allowing the property to offer elegant modern living. The vendors have installed Lutron cable capacity cabling, under floor heating and a state of the art security system.

The accommodation comprises of an impressive central Entrance Hall, Ground floor Cloakroom, Lounge 22`6 x 18`5, Music room 15`6 max x 14`2 max, Dining Room 17`10 max x 15`6 max, Inner Hallway, Kitchen/Breakfast room 18`4 x 17`10, small Utility, Ground Floor Guest Bedroom with fitted wardrobes & Snug/Study 14`2 x 11`10.

On the first floor, the Galleried Landing 23`1 x 11`2 leads to The Master Bedroom 22`4 x x 18`5 with a staircase leading to a fully fitted Dressing Room and spacious bathroom recently fitted Villeroy & Bosh luxury suite incorporating a double sized spa bath. Bedroom Two 18`6 x 14`10 max also benefits from a luxurious ensuite incorporating an oversized spa bath. There are a further three good size double bedrooms and a re-fitted Shower Room.

Outside the rear garden, measures approximately 100` x 50` with an additional garden area to the western flank. The front garden is enclosed by mature hedge row with an independent driveway providing parking and access to a single garage.

The house is situated in the highly desirable area of Old Moulsham, within walking distance of the city centre and railway station.
There are highly regarded schools nearby and some amazing green spaces such as Hylands and Oaklands Park.

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.Entrance Vestibule
Entrance door with obscure side light windows with wrought iron decorative scrolls, quarry tiled floor, pine panelled walls.

Reception Hall
Wood panelled walls, moulded picture rail, oak parquet flooring return stairs to first floor, under stairs storage cupboard two radiators with fitted cupboard panelled door to;

Obscure window to rear, a re-fitted Villaroy & Bosh suite with low level w.c.with concealed cystern, vanity sink with draw unit under, marble tiled floors and walls, low voltage lighting.

Music Room – 15’6″ (4.72m) Into Bay x 14’2″ (4.32m) Into Bay
Corner bay window to front and side, window to front, Oak flooring with under floor heating, two large built in Crittall display cabinets arch to;

Lounge – 22’6″ (6.86m) x 18’5″ (5.61m)
Window to side, oak flooring with under floor heating, original plaster mouldings, french doors and window to;

Conservatory – 15’6″ (4.72m) x 11’7″ (3.53m)
Windows to front and rear, french doors and windows to side, feature vaulted ceiling, double radiator, low voltage lighting.

Dining Room – 17’10” (5.44m) x 16’1″ (4.9m) Into Bay
Bay window with fitted window seat concealing radiators, oak panelled walls with Crittall banding, original `Arts and Crafts` mouldings and ceiling rose, oak parquet floor.

Inner Hallway
33` Obscure window and door to rear, Large walk in utility cupboard with plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for tumble dryer, fitted shelving.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room – 18’4″ (5.59m) x 17’10” (5.44m)
Window to side, french doors and windows to rear, a shaker style fitted kitchen with granite work surfaces, eye and base level units, space for `Lancanche` range cooker with granite splash back, extractor hood . island unit, with granite tops incorporating a breakfast bar , Miele fitted appliances including a conventional fan oven, combi microwave oven, expresso unit, concealed and integrated dish washer, quarry tiled floor, low voltage lighting.

Bedroom Six/Guest Room – 14’1″ (4.29m) x 9’5″ (2.87m)
Window to front, radiator, a range of fitted wardrobes with overhead bridging unit.

Snug/Study – 14’2″ (4.32m) x 11’10” (3.61m)
Window to front and side with fitted shutters, radiator.

Galleried Landing – 23’1″ (7.04m) Max x 11’2″ (3.4m) Max
Broad stairs to ground floor with half landing with large picture window with fitted window seat, geometric spindle banister with oak rails and newel posts, picture rail, radiator original plaster mouldings, double storage cup board, panelled door to

Master Bedroom – 22’4″ (6.81m) x 18’5″ (5.61m)
Two windows to rear, window to side, double radiator, feature real flame effect gas fire, oak stairs with glass balustrade stairs to;

En-Suite Dressing Room – 18’2″ (5.54m) Max x 17’2″ (5.23m) Max
L shaped, Three skylight windows to side, fitted with a range of fitted units including vanity unit, opening to;

Walk in Wardrobe – 18’4″ (5.59m) Max x 12’0″ (3.66m) Max
Window to front, comprehensively fitted with multiple hanging space, draws and shelving, vanity unit

En-Suite Bathroom
Two sky light windows to side, A Re-fitted by Villaroy & Boch white suite with low level w.c,with concealed cystern, vanity sink unit with draw unit under, double shower cubicle with glazed screen and inset rainwater style shower unit, double panelled Jacuzzi bath, granite tiled floors and walls,integral smart T.V, mirror with integrated cieling speakers, heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two – 18’6″ (5.64m) x 14’10” (4.52m) Max
Window to front, double radiator, obscure glazed double doors to;

En-Suite Bathroom
Dorma window to rear, low level w.c. with concealed cystern, vanity sink unit with draw unit under, double size spa bath, over sized shower cubicle with glazed screen and inset rainwater shower unit, granite tiled floor and walls, heated towel rail.integrated smart T.V. mirror with integrated ceiling speakers, fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom Three – 18’2″ (5.54m) Into Bay x 14’5″ (4.39m) Into Bay
Bay window to front and rear, window to front, two double wardrobes, real flame effect gas fire, pic rail radiator.

Bedroom Four – 16’6″ (5.03m) x 14’10” (4.52m) Max
Window to side, radiator, fitted wardrobes, picture rail.

Bedroom Five – 14’5″ (4.39m) Max x 11’5″ (3.48m) Max
Window to front, radiator,picture rail.

Shower Room
Obscure window to rear, a Villaroy & Bosh re-fitted suite with low level w.c. with concealed cystern, vanity sink unit with cupboards under, enclosed shower cubicle with inset rainwater shower, tiled floor and walls, heated towel rail, low voltage lighting.


Rear Garden – 100’0″ (30.48m) x 50’0″ (15.24m)
Commencing with a raised yorkstone paved patio area with steps to the lawned area a further blocked paved patio area, broad borders, further lawned area tonthe western flank, summer house with tiled pitched roof with light and power connected, pedestrian side access to both sides.

Front Garden
Enclosed by mature hedgrow with shrub beds, wrought on gates to and pathway to entrance door, pea shingle path to;

An independent driveway providing parking for up to three vehicles and access to;

Detached Garage
Brick built with double doors.

Planning permission was granted for three separate extensions in 2017.
For further information please contact McGovern & Co.

  • Address Southborough Road, Old Moulsham, Chelmsford, Essex
  • City Chelmsford
  • State/county Essex
  • Zip/Postal Code CM2 0AQ
  • Area Old Moulsham

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