Budd's Cottage was for sale in March 2006

Situated within the Rodings, this charming Grade II listed detached thatched cottage set in approx one acre. The property retains many period features to include exposed timbers, studwork and open fireplaces. The accommodation comprises two reception rooms, two/three double bedrooms, outbuilding currently used as a gym, double detached cart lodge, single detached garage and ample parking.
  • Front door opening into:
  • Lobby Area
  • Boiler/Boot Room
    Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for fridge freezer. Power and light. Free standing boiler. Coat hanging space. Wooden front door into:
  • Kitchen 3.9m (12.7') x 3.4m (11.3')
    Multipaned window to front. Range of solid wood wall and base units with complimentary wood worksurfaces over. Butler sink with mixer taps over. Double oven with four hobs and griddle Range style oven with extractor fan over. Exposed beams and timbers. Recessed chimney breast. Radiator. Wood latch door into larder. Window to side. Power and light. Space for fridge freezer. Tiled flooring throughout. Solid oak door into:
  • Dining Room 4.1m (13.5') (max) x 3.8m (12.5')
    Multipaned window to front. Inglenook brick built open fireplace with bressamer beam over and brick hearth. Display lighting. Oak cupboard to side. Three wall light points. Exposed timbers. Solid oak flooring. Radiator. Original oak front door. Solid oak door to first floor landing. Walkway into:
  • Rear Hallway
    Window to rear. Exposed timbers. Solid wood flooring. Solid oak priest cupboard. Solid wood door leading to rear patio area.
  • Family Bathroom 3.3m (10.9') (max) x 2.3m (7.7')
    Window to side. Further obscure glazed window to side. Corner bath with shower attachment over and mixer taps. Vanity unit housing wash basin. Low level w.c. Part tiled walls. Heated towel rail and radiator. Tiled flooring. Exposed timbers and stud work. Spot lighting to ceiling.
  • Lounge 5.5m (18.0') x 4.1m (13.3') (into bay)
    Multipaned bay window to side. Multipaned window to front and rear. Brick built fireplace and hearth with open fire. Exposed timbers and stud work. Two radiators with ornate covers. Solid wood flooring. TV point. Three wall light points.
  • Stairs to first floor landing
  • Landing Room 4.9m (16.0') x 4.0m (13.0')
    Multipaned windows to front and rear. Exposed timbers. Chimney breast. Radiator with ornate cover. Two wall light points. Agents Note: This room could have a stud wall erected to make bedroom three.
  • Bedroom One 3.6m (11.7') x 3.8m (12.4')
    Solid wood door. Multipaned windows to front, rear and side. Exposed timbers and stud work. Radiator with ornate cover. Two wall light points.
  • Bedroom Two 3.8m (12.4') x 3.4m (11.3')
    Multipaned windows to front, rear and side. Exposed timbers. Radiator.
  • Exterior
  • Detached Outbuilding 4.8m (15.9') x 3.5m (11.6')
    Original solid wood stable door. Currently used as a gym with power and light connected. Fully boarded loft space. Windows to front and rear. Cubicle shower unit with electric shower. Exposed timbers.
  • Detached Double Cartlodge Garage
    Two external lights on sensors. Fenced to front boundaries. Double gates into private shingle courtyard with ample parking for several cars.
  • Gardens
    The plot of approximately one acre garden is predominately to the side of the property and mainly laid to lawn with established flower/ shrub borders with established trees. 'Secret' garden with palm trees and seating area. Greenhouse to remain. To the rear of the property is a patio and seating area overlooking open countryside and views to the church.
  • Detached Thatched Garage
    Power and light connected. Boarded loft space with separate gated access. Further gravel parking area to rear of garage.
  • Directions
    From Great Dunmow take the Ongar Road to High Roding. Go past the Black Lion pub on the right hand side and the property is to be found on the right as you leave the village.

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