What the Owners Say
This beautifully appointed two bedroom detached cottage has recently been renovated demanding a prominent position on Maldon's historical quayside with uninterrupted river views, a wealth of character exposed timbers and a beautiful open fireplace for those winter evenings, offering open plan lounge and dining area opening on to a contemporary private terrace with anthracite decking and matching sun shade, new fully fitted kitchen in contemporary grey with integrated appliances, contemporary ground floor bathroom where you will find a bath and shower cubicle wall hung sink and contemporary grey unit above illuminated mirror , upstairs you'll find a large double which takes advantage of the elevated views of Maldon quayside, also you will find a single bedroom with river views and an upstairs contemporary cloakroom.
Nestled unassumingly in the same grounds is a beautifully appointed detached one-bedroom barn conversion known as the boathouse ,which is simply breath-taking, boasting a wealth of character features, exposed beams, vaulted ceilings, and river views. Having been a boathouse for many years, it was sympathetically converted in 1992 whilst retaining all the original features, such as the brickwork & timbers that are found in the boat loft where traditional wooden boats would've been stored. The boathouse comprises of a large lounge and dining area with vaulted ceilings to the boat loft. There is also a double bedroom with built-in closet , new fitted kitchen in dark grey and a contemporary bathroom with toilet hand basin and walk-in shower. The boathouse dates from the 1900s with wealth of character and has been sympathetically renovated with a contemporary feel.
History & Background
'Churston' is a truly deceptively spacious detached period cottage, offering charming accommodation that has recently had a vast refurbishment, with a superb detached one bedroom studio annexe within the garden called 'The Boat House'. The property is thought to date back to around 1900, with roughcast rendered elevations, beneath a clay tiled roof with multi-paned windows.
The ground floor includes a welcoming entrance hall, L shaped open plan sitting and dining room, newly fitted kitchen and bathroom. To the first floor are two bedrooms and a newly fitted cloakroom; the cottage displays good ceiling heights, has off road parking for 2 cars and a pretty enclosed garden with new decking.
The property would make an ideal downsize, second/holiday home or work from home property being located on the Quay at Fullbridge.
Setting & Location
Churston is situated within the Maldon conservation area on Fullbridge Quay, and enjoys a convenient setting close to Market Hill, which offers a short walk up to the High Street, or at the other end of the Quay, a footpath leading up to the lower end of the High Street, or at the other end of the Quay, a footpath leading up to the lower end of the High Street. Maldon town centre with its wide and varied amenities is within 1/4 of a mile offering a good selection of shops including; Marks & Spencer food hall, restaurants, pubs, and local boutiques together with the historic Promenade Park.
Further afield is Chelmsford City (10 miles) offering a wider range of amenities and mainline rail station. More local rail connections can be found in Hatfield Peveral (6 miles) and Witham (7 miles) offering a typical journey time of around 45 minutes into London Liverpool Street. The A12 trunk road at junction 20 is 6 miles away and the popular Benton Hall Golf & Country Club is within 5 miles.
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