** 1/4 ACRE PLOT **
Chamberlain Phillips are delighted to offer this substantial detached family home situated in an elevated position backing onto farmland with views towards the Dedham Vale within this popular village location.
The property in brief offers: Entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen/dining room, utility room, cloakroom, playroom/family room, four double bedrooms, ensuite to the principal, family bathroom, 100ft rear garden and driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles.
The property is approached via a shingle driveway which provides parking for numerous vehicles which in turn leads to the front entrance door.
The front door opens into a spacious entrance space with wooden herringbone flooring, an oak staircase with glass balustrades leading to the first-floor landing and doors leading to the sitting room and kitchen/dining room.
The sitting room is dual aspect with feature fireplace housing multi-fuel burning stove, sliding patio doors opening 2 the garden and timber decked area.
The open plan kitchen/dining space is dual aspect with the kitchen area housing a wide selection of matching wall and base units, integrated double oven with four ring gas hob over, integrated dishwasher, space for American style fridge/freezer, tiled floor, opening to the utility room and inset spotlighting.
The dining area has the added feature of a bay window facing the garden with wood effect flooring and double doors opening to sitting.
The utility room has a door leading to the rear patio and garden, range of wall and base units, cupboard housing plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer, tiled floor, door opening to cloakroom housing low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin tiled floor, inset spotlighting and door leading to the playroom which has window to front and side aspects wood laminate flooring and underfloor heating.
On the first floor, the spacious landing offers windows overlooking the front aspect. access to all bedrooms and family bathroom.
The principal bedroom has a range of fitted wardrobes Juliette glass balcony overlooking the garden and farmland beyond as well as access to the re-fitted ensuite shower room which offers an obscure window to the front aspect, WC, vanity unit with inset dual sinks and shower cubicle.
Bedroom two is dual aspect with stripped wooden flooring, with the remaining bedrooms overlooking the rear garden and farmland beyond.
The family bathroom has been re-fitted with a window to the front aspect, WC, wash hand basin, side panel bath and shower cubicle.
The rear garden is part split level with an extensive patio area, external cupboard housing gas boiler, awning over sitting room patio doors with the remainder being mostly laid to lawn with flower & shrub borders, gated side access, open fencing to the rear boundary allowing open views across farmland and the Dedham Vale/River Stour beyond, recently constructed dual storage timber shed and glorious timber decked seating platform with pergola. Brantham is a large village in the Stour Valley with a population of more than 2,300. The river forms one of its boundaries and it is surrounded by picturesque countryside including the villages of Stutton, Tattingstone, East Bergholt and Flatford (famous for inspiring many paintings of John Constable and known as Constable Country).
The village is ideally situated halfway between Ipswich, the county town of Suffolk, and historic Colchester, Essex. Their shops, facilities, bars, restaurants and nightlife are easily accessed by public transport as well as by car.
Manningtree, reputedly the smallest market town in England, lies across the River Stour and its railway provides fast links to London, Norwich, the ports of Harwich and Felixstowe, and the beautiful beaches of the Sunshine Coast.
Brantham is lucky that it has many amenities including, churches, pubs, a local food store that also has a Co-op, a cafe, Chinese restaurants, a vet, three play areas, a preschool and an Ofstead Outstanding primary school.