- 6 bedrooms
- Tenure: Freehold
Description Folio: 14222 A fine Grade II listed iconic village house, dating back to the 17th Century with 18th Century additions. Close to all of Sawbridgeworthâs facilities including shops for your day-to-day needs, restaurants, public houses, jmi and senior schooling and just a 10 minute walk from Sawbridgeworthâs mainline train station serving London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. There is easy access to the market town of Bishopâs Stortford and the new town of Harlow, each enjoying multiple shopping areas, schools, recreational facilities, mainline train stations and of course, M11 leading to M25 access points. There are a good number of independent schools, all within a 10-15 minute drive.
This wonderful house enjoys many original features with beautiful sash bays, high ceilings, impressive entrance, large and nurtured walled garden, independent annexe section and all under a mellow peg tiled roof.
Large period entrance door with a feature arched window over to:
Spacious Reception Hall
11' 10" x 10' 2" (3.61m x 3.10m) with an attractive turned staircase rising to the first floor, aged timber flooring, under stairs storage cupboard.
With door to office/second reception room, double opening cloaks cupboard, door to garden, sash window to rear, aged timber flooring, door to:
With a window to side, button flush w.c., corner fitted wash hand basin, tiled flooring.
19' 6" x 14' 10" (5.94m x 4.52m) with an attractive triple sash bay window to front, further feature bay to side with views to garden, fireplace with a marble hearth and backer and a reliefed surround, adjacent display shelving, reliefed cornice, fitted carpet.
Office/Second Reception Room
14' 10" x 14' 4" (4.52m x 4.37m) with a triple sash window to rear, double opening French doors to patio and garden beyond, fitted cupboard and shelving, attractive tiled fireplace with a timber surround, fitted carpet.
18' 10" x 12' 4" (5.74m x 3.76m) with a triple bay sash window to front, window to rear, fireplace with a marble hearth and backer and timber surround, fitted carpet.
14' 10" x 14' 10" (4.52m x 4.52m) with a large feature four oven gas fired Aga in duck egg blue, adjacent oven with four ring ceramic hob, base and eye level units, fitted worktops, tiled splashback, single bowl, single drainer sink unit with mixer tap above, window to rear, position for dishwasher, tiled flooring, secondary staircase to lobby and bedroom 5, steps down to:
12' x 12' (3.66m x 3.66m) with restrictive head height, wall mounted Worcester boiler supplying domestic hot water and heating via radiators, large copper cylinder, water softener.
With a door giving access to patio area, window to side, aged timber flooring.
With position and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, space for fridge and freezer, fitted worktops with cupboard under, eye level units, window to side, single bowl, single drainer sink unit, tiled flooring.
Ground Floor Shower Room
Comprising a fully tiled shower cubicle, flush w.c., wall mounted wash hand basin with monobloc tap, tiled flooring, window to rear.
20' 4" x 13' 6" (6.20m x 4.11m) with a fireplace, sash window to rear patio area, double opening doors to patio, stairs rising to the first floor landing, fitted carpet.
First Floor Bedroom/Recreational Room
17' 2" x 13' 8" (5.23m x 4.17m) with a pair of sash windows with views to the garden, window to side, fitted carpet.
The first floor is approached by a beautiful turned staircase to a half level gallery winding up to a further half level with a large sash window to front.
19' 8" x 15' 9" (5.99m x 4.80m) with a large triple bay sash window to front with views to park, range of fitted wardrobe cupboards with a central dresser, attractive Victorian fireplace with a marble backer and timber surround, fitted carpet.
A white suite comprising a panel enclosed bath, flush w.c., wash hand basin, sash window with views to garden, chrome heated towel rail, fitted carpet.
12' 10" x 9' 6" (3.91m x 2.90m) with independent access from a small lobby, window to rear, fitted wardrobe cupboard, fitted carpet.
19' 2" x 12' 8" (5.84m x 3.86m) with a large triple bay sash window to front, pair of built-in cupboards, fitted carpet.
15' x 12' 4" (4.57m x 3.76m) with a window to rear, heavy structural timbers, fitted carpet, door through to:
With independent staircase to the kitchen, sash window to side, door to:
15' x 9' (4.57m x 2.74m) with windows on two aspects, fitted cupboard, fitted carpet.
Small Lobby Area
With a staircase to bedroom 4/nursery.
With a large enamel bath with period taps and tiled surround, wash hand basin fitted in to a unit with cupboards and drawers under and adjacent, fitted worktops, central mirror with lighting and adjacent shelving, sash window, chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring.
With a concealed button flush w.c., wall mounted wash hand basin with monobloc tap, sash window, shelved and mirrored display, tiled flooring.
As previously mentioned, the property enjoys a good size garden for a centrally located village house. Directly to the rear of the property is a sunken York stone patio with outside water, lighting and storage enjoying a sunny, southerly aspect. There are steps up to the small lawned garden to the rear of the property which opens out to its large walled side garden which extends approximately 100ft. Laid to grass with well stocked borders, mature trees, ever green screening with a run of yew hedging and a period rustic red brick wall to Sheering Mill Lane. To the rear of the garden is a pergola covered seating area.
Triple Garage Block
With an up and over door, parking off-road to front, power and light laid on.
The front of the property is well screened by mature hedging and is approached via a York stone path with adjacent stone laid hard standing and a gate giving access to the garden.
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