Dame Mary Walk, Halstead, Essex, CO9
A substantial and attractive home within the frequently requested retirement village of Dame Mary Walk.
The property is a former school house built in 1909 set upon a generous plot. The home has an impressive of 1,190 sqft of accommodation and is exclusively for the over 55's.
Inside the property you are met with a spacious hallway, cosy living room with lots of natural light, dining room, kitchen, wet room and a garden room/bedroom four completes the ground floor. On the first floor you will get three bedrooms (two doubles and one single) and a family shower room.
The ground floor living accommodation is flexible and great for having guests over. The garden room at the back can easily be used as a bedroom with the wet room next to it, this can be shut off from the main property. The current owners found this really useful when one of the owners was ill and he was able to sleep on the ground floor, next to a bathroom without the need to use the stairs.
The garden wraps around the whole property. It is a generous size but also easily manageable. The property also comes with two allocated parking spaces.
Dame Mary Walk is an attractive retirement village on the Priory Hall development. It is a highly desirable modern development and is situated to the popular northern side of Halstead Town, which is an easy flat walk into the High Street. There is also a bus stop right outside of this properties front door.
At Priory Hall development they have the perfect blend of independent living mixed with a real community feel amongst the residents.
As well as your own apartment and the beautiful gardens to enjoy there is an elegant community orangery with a fully equipped Kitchen where regular coffee mornings and meetings are held for the residents. The village also boasts a stylish guest room, library and cinema in the orangery.
Priory Hall is already home to a friendly, supportive group with regular social occasions taking place if you want to take part.
Halstead is a pretty traditional market town 7 miles north of Braintree. The town has a wealth of shops, restaurants, cafes and interesting walks. With a population of over 11,000 Halstead has grown steadily and schools are of a high standard and the town boasts local health facilities including a hospital and medical centre.