St. Augustines Avenue, Thorpe Bay, Essex, SS1 3JQ
- Detached Bungalow
A beautifully appointed, prime 'Burges Estate' detached double fronted bungalow offering a superb glazed family room, a contemporary fitted kitchen, a first floor guest suite and a gorgeous landscaped garden. No onward chain.
A pair of double glazed multi-pane doors lead into the:
Ceramic tiled floor, Carriage lantern. Upvc panelled ceiling. An etched glazed lead light oak entrance door leads into:
'Amtico' oak flooring, radiator in oak cabinet. 'Space-saver' staircase to first floor guest suite. Access to understairs storage cupboard, high-level skirting, coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. Bevelled glass polished oak doors lead off to all principal rooms:
Sitting Room (6.7m x 4.4m)
(maximum) Upvc double glazed lead light bow window to front with polished oak sill. Gloss limestone fireplace with inset coal effect 'living flame' gas fire in brass surround. Two radiators in ornamental cabinets, television aerial point. A multi-pane glazed door leads through to the (study area of the) conservatory/family room. A pair of Upvc double glazed multi-pane French doors with matching full-height side panels lead through to the conservatory/family room. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.
Family Room/Conservatory (5.4m x 5.28m (maximum))
A bespoke “wraparound” reception room that takes full advantage of views across the landscaped rear garden and provides sitting/dining and study space. Upvc double glazed multi-pane French doors give access to the sun terrace, Upvc double glazed windows to side and rear. Bordered edge 'Amtico' flooring. Electric convection heating. Personal door gives access to the attached garage. Twin vaulted perspex reflectorlite roof.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room (4m x 3.66m)
A recently refitted dual aspect room, with Upvc double glazed leadlight bow window to front and Upvc double glazed leadlight window to side. Vertical designer radiator. 'Amtico' tile effect flooring. The kitchen has been professionally designed and fitted to include a comprehensive range of base and frameless pelmetted eye level cabinets with square edge granite working surfaces, and inset stainless steel sink with granite grooved drainer and designer mixer tap. The range of integrated appliances includes split-level fan-assisted electric oven and combination microwave by AEG, with matching four ring gas hob in brushed steel, glass extractor canopy above and dishwasher. Granite splashback to the hob area, and matching upstands to the remainder. Space and supply for American fridge/freezer in 'goalpost' cabinet surround. Corner-swivel carousel storage units. Under unit lighting. Smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting. A polished oak bevelled glazed door leads through to:
Utility Room (2.5m x 1.63m)
Also utilised as a secure outer lobby with Upvc double glazed doors to front and rear (giving through access to the rear garden). Porcelain tiled floor. Space, plumbing and drainage for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, with further additional appliance space. Wall mounted gas boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating system. Full ceramic tiled walls. Smooth plastered ceiling.
Master Bedroom (4.88m x 3.35m)
Upvc double glazed window to rear overlooking the landscaped rear garden. Radiator in ornamental cabinet. Range of 'floor to ceiling' mirror fronted 'Sliderobe' wardrobe cupboards to two walls. Multi-pane door giving access to the family room/conservatory. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.
Bedroom Two (4.88m x 2.74m)
Upvc double glazed bow window to rear overlooking the landscaped rear garden, with polished oak sill. Radiator in ornamental cabinet. Lipped skirting. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. A full-height mirror-fronted Sliderobe door gives access to a large 'walk-in' wardrobe and also to:
Coloured leadlight arched window to side. Fitted with a two piece suite comprising dual flush close coupled WC and suspended wash hand basin. Quartz effect acrylic panelled walls, smooth plastered ceiling. Extractor fan. Recessed LED lighting. Drop light switch.
Family Shower Room
Two obscure Upvc double glazed windows to side. Radiator in ornamental cabinet. Fully tiling in porcelain ceramics with feature border tiles. Designer heated towel rail. Access to linen storage cupboard with overhead cabinet. Fitted with a contemporary three piece suite comprising of double shower enclosure with inset rainwater, hand held and body jet showerheads, vanity wash hand basin with gloss fronted storage cabinet, and dual flush, close coupled WC. Smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting.
The First Floor
Guest Suite (5.56m x 4.04m)
(restricted standing height) The first floor is arranged as a self-contained bedroom suite. Two double glazed 'Velux' windows to rear. The bedroom area has a radiator, part vaulted ceiling and leads through in open-plan style to a 'shower room' area; corner shower cubicle with 'Redring' electric shower and tiled walls with inset feature border and picture tiles. Regency pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Wall mounted electric water heater. Cushion flooring.
To the Outside
The mature, beautifully landscaped rear garden commences from the family room/conservatory and outer lobby, with an extensive rumbled stone, full width patio terrace ideal for entertaining or dining 'al fresco'. The remainder of the garden has an expanse of central lawn with further terracing to the rear and a raised 'sun-trap' decked patio with hardstanding for Summerhouse with multi pane French doors and windows to front, and a covered veranda area. Hardstanding for greenhouse. An array of planted beds and shaped borders with annual and perennial plants and shrubs. Further hardstanding for timber garden shed.
A sweeping herringbone brick block paviour driveway with bordered edging has an adjacent raised shingled bed with evergreen tree, and dwarf wall side boundary. Private off road parking for several vehicles, and access to the attached garage.
Up and over door to front. Power and light connected. Access to eaves storage space. Personal door into family room/conservatory.