The distinctive Cambridge is a four bedroom detached family home designed for the dynamics of daily life, with spacious accommodation throughout, finished to a superb standard.
Upstairs comprises a single and three double bedrooms, plus a family bathroom. Bedroom two has fitted wardrobes and the master bedroom also has an en-suite shower room.
Downstairs, family living will centre on the vast open-plan kitchen / dining area, which stretches the width of the rear of the property. This combines a fully fitted kitchen with good quality appliances and a separate utility room, with a bright, airy living / dining area with patio doors to the private garden. The Cambridge also offers the sanctuary of a separate lounge away from the cut and thrust of family life, as well as a downstairs cloaks.
Externally, the Arts and Crafts inspired architecture delivers real impact, with a portico roof porch to welcome your guests.
Designed with a real feel for families, the Cambridge is a first class home of the very highest quality.
About the DevelopmentSilver End is a unique village, which was created by window maker, Francis Crittall, to house his factory workers in the 1920s. The stunning art deco architecture of the ‘modern movement’ can be seen throughout the historic village centre, including the magnificent village hall, one of the largest in the country.
Redrow too are inspired by classic architecture, as shown in the Arts and Crafts influenced Heritage Collection homes we’re bringing to the east of the village. These three and four bedroom homes near Braintree will offer much needed properties within commuting distance of London.
AmenitiesThere is a Co-op and a small selection of local shops in Silver End, with Morrisons, Tesco and Asda supermarkets available in nearby Witham.
For GPs, register with Silver End Surgery on Broadway (Sat Nav CM8 3RQ, call 01376 583 387) while dentists can be found at Witham Dental Health centre on Maldon Road (Sat Nav CM8 2AB, call 01376 513 107).
DiningThere are lots of family friendly inns offering great pub grub in and around Silver End, including the Western Arms, the Willows Inn at Cressing and the Cross Keys at White Notley. Head south to Witham for Crofters Brasserie, El Pulpo Mediterranean or Turquoise Turkish, or head north to Braintree for 47 The Street, Siam Thai or the Latin American flavours of Las Iguanas.
EducationSilver End Primary Academy has the motto “Grow, Flourish, Succeed’ and with such a positive attitude, and an Ofsted ‘good’ rating, your little ones couldn’t be in better hands. Nearby White Notley CofE Primary is also rated ‘good’ and is conveniently close to the railway station, so you can combine the school run with your morning train.
For older pupils, nearby Witham has a choice of two senior schools: the ‘good’ rated Rickstones Academy and the ‘outstanding’ Maltings Academy. Both are just a short bus ride away from Meadow View.
LeisureFrancis Crittall provided generously for his workforce with a grand village hall, which remains at the centre of village life with a huge range of events, clubs and societies. Nearby Witham has an excellent, modern leisure centre, and there is a choice of challenging golf courses within a short drive, at The Notleys, Rivenhall Oaks and Braxted Park. Colchester Zoo which opened in 1963 is a popular place to visit, listed as the 11th best zoo in the world and is only 15 miles from Silver End.
You can explore the magnificent Essex countryside at Faulkbourne Hall or Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum, or head to the coast at Clacton on Sea.
Witham Public Hall has a varied programme of entertainment, while you’ll find all the latest blockbusters at Cineworld in Braintree.
For designer looks at bargain prices, head fr the big name outlets of Freeport Braintree. Alternatively, for shopping in an historic setting, head for Colchester, where the ancient city weaves between modern malls and quaint independent stores, creating the ideal venue for a fascinating range of markets and fairs.
Nearby Witham boasts a choice of two shopping centres, the Grove and Newlands, while to the north you’ll find George Yard in Braintree. Chelmsford also offers good shopping opportunites having benefited from major regeneration to the town centre in the last 2 years and is less than 16 miles from Silver End.
TransportSilver End lies around 60miles north east of London, midway between Braintree and Witham, at around five miles each, and Colchester and Chelmsford, around 13 miles each. The A12 passes to the south, linking to the M25 and London beyond, while the A120 passes to the north, linking to the M11.
Trains from nearby White Notley Station go directly to London Liverpool Street in just 53minutes, passing through Chelmsford in just 19minutes. Trains to Colchester, via Witham, take just half an hour. Stansted Airport is conveniently close at just 19 miles, so you can take a taxi and avoid big airport parking charges, or you can even sail to the continent from Harwich to the Hook of Holland.
- 4 bedroom home
- Open plan kitchen/dining room
- Traditional exterior
- Separate lounge
- En-suite to master bedroom
- Utility room