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Property for sale

Sold Swanside, Braintree, Essex £184,995

  • Joscelyne Chase Estate Agents

    18 Bank Street, Braintree, Essex, CM7 1UP

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Bedrooms: 1

We are pleased to offer for sale the Water Tower, which was built in 1870 with accommodation split over three floors. The symbolic and historic building in the centre of Braintree has been converted to an exceptionally high standard.

There are some unique and historic features remaining in the conversion of the water tower, the property is accessed via stairway . There are small communal garden areas and 2 parking spaces available.

The property is centrally located to the market town centre of Braintree which offers excellent day to day facilities with a good range of shopping in the town centre itself within the George yard shopping centre. There is also branch line railway station with service through to London (Liverpool Street).

Accommodation with approximate room sizes is as follows -

FRONT DOOR Leading into ground floor

RECEPTION HALL WAY 21' 11" x 10' 4" (6.68m x 3.15m) which has an arched window to the rear. Iron spiral staircase. Two radiators. Used as a dining area with tiled flooring.

UTILITY ROOM with a radiator and electric meters and also housing the gas central heating boiler. Plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, a range of cupboards and work suface with a roll topped effect work surface. Tiled flooring.

GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM which has a radiator. pedestal hand basin. low level WC.

KITCHEN 17' 9" x 5' 6" (5.41m x 1.68m) modern kitchen comprising of a range of white base and eye level untis with black granite effect work surfaces with stainless steel sink unit. Built in oven and hob with extractor over. Built in microwave. Space for double fridge freezer. Integrated dish washer. Tiled flooring.

FIRST FLOOR 28' 0" x 9' 8" (8.53m x 2.95m) is accessed via the iron spiral staircase.

LIVING ACCOMMODATION is spilt into sections divided by brick arches with different shapes. There are two large arch windows to either side of the first floor.

OFFICE AREA 8' 9" x 5' 3" (2.67m x 1.6m) with a radiator. Power point. Wall mounted cupboard

SECOND FLOOR 19' 1" x 9' 4" (5.82m x 2.84m) Spiral staircase continues up to the second floor where there are two arched windows to the front and the rear. Divided by brick arch way areas. 4 radiators on this floor. One are currently being used as a dressing room.

BATHROOM which has a corner bath with mixer shower. Pedestal wash hand basin.

CLOAKROOM AREA with low level WC. Wash hand basin.

OUTSIDE To the exterior of the porperty there is allocated parking space. Small garden area to the front. Planning permission to open 8 large windows to develop 3rd and 4th floors with large double storey windows and balocony, (which has now lapsed).


Note: We have not tested any of the services

VIEWING By appointment with the sole agents JOSCELYNE CHASE TEL: (01376) 322 222.

Neighbourhood average sold house prices


Based on 1 transactions covering the past 5 years. Prices are not adjusted for inflation. Data is supplied by the Land Registry.

  • Joscelyne Chase Estate Agents

    18 Bank Street, Braintree, Essex, CM7 1UP

    • Request details

      I would like to:
    • 01376 617337