Savills | Birch Tree Cottages, Walnut Close, Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, SG10 6FD | New homes for sale
Guide price £695,000

Birch Tree CottagesWalnut Close, Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, SG10 6FD

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in September 2021
  • Finished to a very high specification
  • Lots of natural light and high ceilings
  • Modern, well planned kitchen with roof lantern and bi fold doors onto the garden
  • Enjoys a quiet position in a village setting
  • Neat, courtyard style gardens
  • Versatile living space with the potential for a ground floor bedroom if required

A stylish and contemporary new home in a peaceful cul de sac

About this property

  • A gravelled path leads across the lawn to a canopied entrance porch and in turn into the entrance hallway. Just off here is the utility room, to the front of the house, leading into the guest cloakroom. This has been designed with the idea of potential conversion into a ground floor shower room if required, as it is adjacent to the second reception. This room has French doors opening onto the garden.

    On the other side of the hallway is the open plan principal reception room, which runs the full depth of the house. This room enjoys an open fireplace with a wood burning stove and two big windows to the front aspect. Open plan to this space is the kitchen area, which has a large lantern style skylight and bi folding doors opening onto the gardens.

    The kitchen comprises of a range of bespoke, modern, wall and base units with integrated appliances and a light coloured composite stone worktop.

    Moving upstairs, the landing has a built in storage cupboard and access to the boarded loft space via a pull down ladder. There are three good sized bedrooms, all with good ceiling height. The main bedroom has en suite shower room. The other two rooms share the family bathroom. Both suites are of a stylish modern design with complimentary tiling.

    On the outside, to the front of the house there is a gravelled parking area flanked by a newly seeded lawn and some specimen trees. There is gated access to the side providing a useful storage area or space for a garden shed. To the rear of the house is a paved courtyard terrace connecting the snug with the kitchen. The rest of the garden is mainly laid to lawn.

    Ground floor and tiled surfaces have underfloor heating
    Wired for security system, Cabling for TV / internet
    Low energy lighting throughout
    Bespoke wooden flooring on the ground floor
    Bespoke, timber double glazing
    Full width bi fold doors in the kitchen
    Kitchen appliances are integrated and include induction hob, oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher
    All bathrooms are fully tiled
    Extractor fans in bathrooms and guest cloakroom. Separate ducted extractor in kitchen.
    Loft area is boarded and accessed by a pull down ladder
    Gas fired central heating with megaflo hot water cylinder

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I have seen many new houses over the years but I was genuinely surprised by the light and space that this home offers. The finishes really are very good – something I don't normally see outside of London

Justin GodfreyProperty agent

Local information

  • This pretty historic Hertfordshire village benefits from a village shop, incorporating a Post Office, a highly regarded public house, church and primary school.
  • The 351 bus service runs through the village connecting Stanstead Abbots and Bishop's Stortford.
  • Main line railway stations are available at either Bishop's Stortford (with commuter services to London's Liverpool Street) or Harlow Town station (Liverpool Street from 32 minutes).
  • The A10 and M11 can be accessed via the A414 and A120 to provide vehicular access to both London and the M25 to the south or Cambridge to the north. The village primary school, St Andrews, is well regarded. There is an pre school, nursery and newly established Forest School in the village also. Excellent state schooling is available nearby with private schooling available at Heathmount, Bishop's Stortford College, Haileybury and St Edmunds.

Additional information

  • Directions: SAT NAV POSTCODE SG10 6FD As you turn into Kettle Green Lane, Walnut Close is the first turning on your right hand side. Birch Tree Cottages are just on the right hand side as you enter the close.
  • EPC Rating = B