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Craven Avenue, Canvey Island, SS8 0DJ

3 Bed, Chalet

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£270,000Asking Price
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Property details
Bedrooms 3
Receptions 1
Bathrooms 1
Property type Chalet
Tenure Freehold
EPC Rating
Key features
Well-maintained charming chalet with 1930s period features. Full rewire 2013. New windows and doors. Work from home or commute to London. Short walk to frequent buses for Benfleet Rail connections. Ideally located: moments from local shops and services. Short walk to parks and sandy beach. Leisure centre, golf, nature parks, restaurants, larger supermarkets and retail outlets close by. Good choice of local schools. Grammar school catchment area. Large GARAGE for workshop, vehicle storage or annexe potential. Driveway for two additional cars. Attractive private sunny back garden. Low maintenance 'cottage style' front garden. Light and airy lounge with plantation shutters. Outstanding updated kitchen diner. Refurbished four-piece bathroom with walk-in rainfall shower, bath and storage cupboard. Offered with NO ONWARD CHAIN.

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We are delighted to offer for sale this charming and deceptively spacious updated 3 bedroom semi-detached chalet dormer bungalow in this popular and convenient location within easy reach of local amenities, public transport links and sandy beach.

The impressive and versatile accommodation comprises ample light and airy living space and well-appointed bedrooms with built in storage.

Please see the photographs that accompany this listing in addition to the indicative floor plan. To fully appreciate this property please arrange a viewing by visiting our website 24/7.

Offered with no onward chain.

This chalet bungalow has been well-maintained and much improved with new bathroom, kitchen, lighting, windows, doors, flooring and plantation shutters installed in the last few years. 

Full electrical rewire 2013.

This property is 'timber roughcast' construction: timber frame, originally with a traditional 'roughcast' coating (mix of aggregate and lime).

Note that mortgages are available for timber framed properties with certain lenders.

Vendor's current mortgage is with Santander.

Note that insurance is available for timber framed properties offered by various insurers.

Vendor's current buildings and contents insurance is with NFU (approx £400/year).

Gas central heating. Efficient combi boiler with service history. 

Council tax band B (Castle Point £122/month).


Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This deceptively large 3 bedroom semi-detached 1930s timber roughcast chalet bungalow is a gem.


Entrance hall: access to bathroom, stairs, lounge, kitchen diner and storage cupboard. New oak laminate flooring, smooth ceiling with inset lighting, radiator, sockets, electric meter and fuse boxes. Full rewire in 2013.


Storage cupboard: containing wall-mounted Vaillant gas combi boiler.


Ground floor four piece bathroom: modern suite, walk-in rainfall shower, bath with chrome taps and shower attachment, semi-pedestal basin, heated towel rail, smooth ceiling, inset lights, good water pressure, tiled floor, part-tiled walls, understair storage cupboard, new window with chrome sill trim, ventilator fan and new door handle and lock.


Reception/Lounge: light and airy, plantation shutters, picture window, view of front garden, westerly sunsets, neutral decor, new internal door, picture rail, inset lights, large radiator, fireplace surrounding electric fire, plenty of sockets, TV aerial point (upgraded rooftop aerial for Freeview). Access to Bedroom 1.


Bedroom 1: neutral decor, new window, plantation shutters (tilt and enjoy the sunset!), pendant light and ceiling rose, radiator, sockets and two built in wardrobes.


Kitchen diner: beautifully modern sunny aspect large kitchen diner, adaptable layout, morning sun, new windows, new internal door, new oak effect worktop with ample work space, cream gloss wall and base units, pan drawers, stainless steel sink with mixer taps and extra large bowl, integral dishwasher, tumble dryer vent, vinyl flooring, plastered walls, smooth ceiling, modern chrome adjustable spotlights, large radiator, plenty of electrical sockets, phone point and TV aerial point. Privacy blinds, freestanding Belling cooker and washing machine to remain. New double glazed door to rear garden.


Stairs and landing: LED stair lights, smooth ceiling and inset light, storage area.


Bedroom 2: dual aspect, private sunny double chalet bedroom, Velux-style window, new rear dormer window, black out blinds (to remain), radiator, sockets, built-in wardrobe, cupboards, shelving and access to eaves storage.


Bedroom 3: south facing, fits small double bed, great private spare bedroom, perfect for home office or hobby room. Built in desk, drawers, and wardrobe. Radiator, plenty of sockets, additional lighting and black out blind (to remain).


Front garden: low maintenance ‘cottage style’ dry garden. Abundant wildlife.


Back garden: delightful sunny and secluded back garden, with concrete patio areas, lawn, roses, lilac, lavender and evergreens. Shed, composter and window baskets to remain. Outdoor tap, outdoor electrical socket, door to garage. 


Garage: larger than average size, workshop bench, updated electrics, up and over garage door. Outside motion sensor (PIR) wired lighting.


Driveway: for at least two additional vehicles.


Looking for a versatile and neutral house that’s been updated but with further potential to make your own?

This lovely property is being sold with no onward chain, has much to offer and is ready for you to make it your home.

In addition to various beaches and bays, parks and nature reserves, Canvey Island's retail park continues to grow. In addition to Canvey's town centre shops and services, national retailers in the western development include: Morrisons supermarket, M&S Foodhall, Costa Coffee Drive Thru, McDonald's Drive Thru, Sports Direct, B&M Home Store, and a new Lidl supermarket opening soon.

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