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The Old Orchard, Rye Street, CM23

5 bedrooms | Detached house | For Sale

Guide Price £1,250,000

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Detached House
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Key features

Nearly new detached home on Rye Street, Bishop's Stortford

Five double bedrooms, principal with Juliet balcony, walk-in wardrobe, and en-suite

Open-plan living space with bifold doors

Modern shaker-style kitchen with large island and Rangemaster oven

Two family bathrooms, en-suite, and downstairs WC

Underfloor heating and air source heating

Fire safety curtain in the kitchen

Landscaped garden with patio areas, astro turf, and pergola

Chain Free

Separate garage with electric power

Property Description

Stunning 5-Bedroom Detached Home on Rye Street, Bishop's Stortford

Welcome to your dream home in the highly sought-after north-west area of Bishop's Stortford, just a 10-minute walk from the vibrant high street. This nearly new build home on Rye Street boasts exceptional design and modern comforts, providing a perfect sanctuary for family living.

Exterior & Driveway:
Set back from the main road, this property features a spacious driveway with ample parking for 4-5 cars and a separate garage with electric power. The exterior is beautifully landscaped, setting the tone for the elegance found within.

Ground Floor:
As you enter through the front door, you are welcomed into a large entrance hall with stunning wood herringbone flooring that seamlessly leads you into the heart of the home—a vast open-plan space designed for modern living.

- Living Room: To the right, the expansive living room features a large bay window at the front and a set of bi-fold doors at the rear, allowing for plenty of natural light. The room is further enhanced by a feature log burner, creating a cozy ambiance.

- Kitchen & Dining Area: To the left, the open-plan kitchen is a chef’s delight. It boasts a large island with quartz worktops, a shaker-style kitchen with a butler sink, a Rangemaster electric range cooker, integrated dishwasher, and microwave. The kitchen floor is beautifully tiled, and another set of bi-fold doors open up to the landscaped garden, blending indoor and outdoor living spaces. The kitchen, a top-of-the-range Howdens in wood, can be painted a different color to suit your style. Additionally, the property includes an American-style fridge with ice dispenser. Behind the kitchen, you will find a practical utility space.

- Additional Features: The ground floor also includes a convenient downstairs WC.

First Floor:
Ascending the stairs from the entrance hall, you arrive at a spacious landing that provides access to three bedrooms on this floor.

- Principal Bedroom: The left wing is dedicated to the principal bedroom, a luxurious retreat featuring a Juliet balcony, a walk-in dressing room, and a large en-suite bathroom equipped with a beautiful bath made from Cian, a walk-in shower, sink, and WC.

- Second & Third Bedrooms: Both are generously sized, with built-in wardrobes in both rooms. This floor also has a main family bathroom, perfectly appointed for shared use.

Second Floor:
The stairs lead up to the final floor, where you find the fourth and fifth bedrooms.

- Fourth Bedroom: Features a charming Velux window, adding character and light.
- Fifth Bedroom: Spacious with sloped ceilings, adding a cozy feel.
- Shared Bathroom: A family bathroom services both bedrooms on this floor.

Additional Features:

- Heating: The home benefits from underfloor heating on the ground floor and an efficient air source heating system. It is under the RHI payment system, providing approximately £270 back every quarter for the next four and a half years.
- Fire Safety: A fire safety curtain in the kitchen ensures peace of mind.
- Living Room: Features a log burner, ideal for cozy evenings.
- Bedrooms: Five double bedrooms, offering ample space for family and guests.
- Bathrooms: Two family bathrooms and a downstairs WC provide convenience and comfort.
- Offered Chain Free: This property is available with no onward chain, ensuring a smooth purchase process.

The landscaped garden is an oasis of tranquility, featuring a large patio area accessible through the bi-fold doors, perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining. A few steps up lead to a lush turfed area and a delightful seating section under a pergola, ideal for relaxing on warm days. Additional features include astro turf for easy maintenance and a secondary patio area.


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If you would like to view this home, please contact the office or one of our agents. One of our friendly agents would love to show you around.


At Mackay Property we offer a unique one to one marketing, media and customer service offering making a significant difference to using a traditional High Street Estate Agent.

Mackay Property have helped 1000's of people buy and sell homes over 25 + years experience in agency in the Sawbridgeworth and Bishop’s Stortford areas and have developed a proven service to help you achieve the best possible outcome in the sale of your home.

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The EPC rating for this home is B


The council tax band for this property is G


Every effort has been made to ensure that these details are accurate and not misleading please note that they are for guidance only and give a general outline and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.

All descriptions, dimensions, warranties, reference to condition or presentation or indeed permissions for usage and occupation should be checked and verified by yourself or any appointed third party, advisor or conveyancer.

None of the appliances, services or equipment described or shown have been tested.

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